Al-iIʿām bi-manāqib al-Islām
(600 words)



Information about the virtues of Islam

Al-ʻĀmirī

Date: Before 985

Original Language: Arabic

Description

Running to 136 pages in its printed edition, this work is a programmatic comparison of six religions – Islam, Judaism, Christianity, Zoroastrianism, Greek astral religion (Ṣābianism), and pagan idol worship – with the intention of demonstrating the superiority of Islam to the others in various areas common to all of …

Cite this page
Rowson, Everett K., “ Al-iIʿām bi-manāqib al-Islām”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24767>
First published online: 2010



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