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The Ka'ba in Mecca shown as the centre of the world – illustration from Tarih-i Hind-i Garbi (Turkey, 1650)

Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam at the British Museum – in pictures

The Ka'ba in Mecca shown as the centre of the world – illustration from Tarih-i Hind-i Garbi (Turkey, 1650)

The King of the Crows conferring with his political advisors, a page from the Arabic version of Kalila wa dimna, dated 1210 CE

The King of the Crows conferring with his political advisors, a page from the Arabic version of Kalila wa dimna, dated 1210 CE

kitab-al-bulhan-book-of-wonders-from-the-late 13.

kitab-al-bulhan-book-of-wonders-from-the-late 13.

mahmoud farshchian

mahmoud farshchian

Angels slaying rebellious jinns from The Wonders of Creation

Angels slaying rebellious jinns from The Wonders of Creation

Traité des nativités, attribué à Aboû Maʿschar Sun and Lion Motif

Traité des nativités, attribué à Aboû Maʿschar Sun and Lion Motif

Traité des nativités, par le Ḥakîm , titre qui, probablement, désigne Aboû Maʿschar

Traité des nativités, par le Ḥakîm , titre qui, probablement, désigne Aboû Maʿschar

Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī c. 780, (Khwārizm – c. 850) was a Persian mathematician, astronomer and geographer during the Abbasid Empire, a scholar in the House of Wisdom in Baghdad. The word al-Khwarizmi is pronounced in classical Arabic as Al-Khwarithmi hence the Latin transliteration.

Un paseo por la Casa de la Sabiduría: Al-Khwarizmi.

Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī c. 780, (Khwārizm – c. 850) was a Persian mathematician, astronomer and geographer during the Abbasid Empire, a scholar in the House of Wisdom in Baghdad. The word al-Khwarizmi is pronounced in classical Arabic as Al-Khwarithmi hence the Latin transliteration.

Manuscript-Adjâ’ib al-makhlûqât wa gharâ’ib al mawdjûdât, Kazvini,1703, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

Manuscript-Adjâ’ib al-makhlûqât wa gharâ’ib al mawdjûdât, Kazvini,1703, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

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mozarabic-manuscript-illumination-beatus-apocalypse

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