EPIC DESTINATIONS: KHIVA

Marveling at the historic sights in Khiva, Uzebekistan. A vital stop on the ancient Silk Road, the city is packed with exquisite architecture and monuments and its inner old town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Khiva, formerly known as Khawarizm, was a prosperous centre for learning during the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation. The magnificent city is the...
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EPIC DESTINATIONS KHIVA Marveling at the historic sights in Khiva Uzebekistan A
Arzu Bulut Ayan
Ibn al-Haytham and other geniuses you have probably never heard of!

Born around 1000 years ago in present day Iraq, Al-Hasan Ibn al-Haytham (known in the West by “Alhazen”) was a pioneering scientific thinker who made important contributions to the understanding of vision, optics and light. His methodology of investigation shows certain similarities to what later became known as the modern...
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Ibn alHaytham and other geniuses you have probably never heard of

Why You've Never Heard of These 7 Geniuses

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Zaid Zidang Anugrah
Happy World Book Day! 1001 Inventions celebrates reading and books with children around the world today and everyday...

1001 INVENTIONS BOOKS AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL:

#1001Inventions #Books #WorldBookDay #IbnAlHaytham #NatGeo #NationalGeographic #UNESCO #MuslimHeritage #MuslimCivilsation #GoldenAge
Happy World Book Day 1001 Inventions celebrates reading and books with children
Abubaker Shekhani
Rendy Sepriadi Syaputra
Interesting story by CNN on Al-Qarawiyin University, one of the first universities in history found in the 9th century in the city of Fez, Morocco by an extraordinary woman of the Golden Age.

As a devout young women, led by the quest for knowledge defining her times, Fatima al-Fihri used her fortune and talent to build a mosque with a learning centre. Extending its education to all subjects...
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Interesting story by CNN on AlQarawiyin University one of the first universities

Ancient Fez undergoes massive renovation

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Sağlam Yassa
Celebrating April as the National Poetry Month in the US we pay tribute to the legendary Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī, known in the West as Rumi.

The importance of the 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, theologian, and Sufi mystic is considered to transcend national and ethnic borders. Rumi’s poems, widely translated into many of the world's languages, still bring people together around the...
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Celebrating April as the National Poetry Month in the US we pay
Altaf Hasmani
Yamina Zerdazi Taibi
Massinissa Amazigh Imeslem
Fun and inspiring day at the Maker Faire Cairo! 1001 Inventions science demonstrations, film screening and books celebrating Ibn al-Haytham... a pioneering Maker from the Golden Age.

#1001Inventions #IbnAlHaytham #GoldenAge #MuslimCivilisation #MakerFaire #WeAreAllMakers #MFC17 #GoldenAgeMakers
Fun and inspiring day at the Maker Faire Cairo 1001 Inventions science
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Noha Zaki
Marwa Zaki
Thousands flock to the Ibn Al-Haytham Exhibition from 1001 Inventions at the Jordan Museum, open till 7th April, part of the RSS Jordan Year of Science 2017
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#1001inventions #Jordanmuseum #JYS2017 #ibnalhaytham
Thousands flock to the Ibn AlHaytham Exhibition from 1001 Inventions at the
Zaid Zidang
Osama Mughal
Abul-Hasan Alí Ibn Nafí, nicknamed Ziryab, who was the Chief Entertainer of the Court of Cordoba in the 9th century revolutionised medieval music, lifestyle, fashion, hairstyles, furniture and even tableware. Ziryab transformed the way people ate, socialised, and relaxed.

Ziryab fashion trends included wearing brightly coloured clothes made of cotton, silk, and flax in the hot season, then...
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AbulHasan Alí Ibn Nafí nicknamed Ziryab who was the Chief Entertainer of
Khalil Zerara
Nassim Aouameur
‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’ exhibition launches by Her Royal Highness Princess Sumaya bin Al-Hassan at The Jordan Museum as part of a national celebration of the life and work of 11th century pioneering Arab thinker Al-Hassan ibn Al-Haytham.

The exhibition welcomes its visitors daily (except Tuesdays) until 8 April.
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1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn AlHaytham exhibition launches by Her
ROYAL LAUNCH FOR IBN AL-HAYTHAM IN JORDAN

‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’ exhibition launches by Her Royal Highness Princess Sumaya bin Al-Hassan at The Jordan Museum as part of a national celebration of the life and work of 11th century pioneering Arab thinker Al-Hassan ibn Al-Haytham.

The interactive exhibition features a highly engaging short film starting Omar Sharif...
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ROYAL LAUNCH FOR IBN ALHAYTHAM IN JORDAN

Royal Launch for Ibn Al-Haytham in Jordan | 1001 Inventions

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Pari Zaad
Epic Destinations: Andalusia

Admiring the Mosque of Cordoba, Medinat Al-Zahra and Al-Hambra Palace in Spain. Marvelous sites are a living evidence of the great legacy of the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation that spread from Spain to China.

Did you know that the renowned surgeon Al-Zahrawi is named after “Medinat Al-Zahra”, the magnificent city palace in Cordoba. He invented many surgical...
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Epic Destinations Andalusia Admiring the Mosque of Cordoba Medinat AlZahra and AlHambra
Pipil Sapawi
Jennifer Goddard
Daud Yusuf
'1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo open now till 6th March! Discover the 9th century manuscript Kitab al-Hayawan (Book of the Animals) in a fun exhibition with activities for the entire family. [ 1001inventions.com Link ]
1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals at Al Ain Zoo open
Mahmod Nasser Elkahlout
Fun day out at '1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo. Join 9th century explorer Al-Jahiz on a wondrous journey of discovery! [ Alainzoo.ae Link ]
Fun day out at 1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals at
Visit '1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo open now till 6th March! [ Alainzoo.ae Link ]
Visit '1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo open now till 6th March
Muhammed Shiyas
"1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals" launches at Al Ain Zoo

Visit the new exhibition from 1001 Inventions and join 9th-century explorer Al-Jahiz on a wondrous journey of discovery.

Open now till 6th March!
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Karen Malzone
Moncef Baklouti
Excellent article in Astronomy Magazine highlighting how the pinnacle of astronomy began a thousand years ago during the golden age of Muslim Civilisation.

Other articles on Astronomy during the Golden Age:
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#1001inventions #MuslimHeritage #GoldenAge #IbnAlHaytham #Science #Astronomy #Knowledge #MuslimCivilisation...
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Excellent article in Astronomy Magazine highlighting how the pinnacle of astronomy began

How Islamic scholarship birthed modern astronomy | Astronomy.com

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Ashaq Lily
Fauzer Uvais
Richard Dobkowski
To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science we pay tribute to the extraordinary women from the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation.

Have you heard of Maryam al-Ijliya al-Astrulabi born 944 in Aleppo, Syria? In the 10th century she excelled at a very young age making astronomical instruments as the astrolabe. Such complex profession required intelligence and depth of...
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To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science we
Muhammed Shiyas
Qaanita Razeek
Mehmet Ayaz
تعلّم ومرح أثناء فعاليات ابن الهيثم بمعرض القاهرة الدولي للكتاب. تجارب وعروض ممتعة يقدمها فريق مميز من شارحي العلوم. لا تفوتوا فرصة المشاركة بفعاليات ألف اختراع واختراع بمنصة مؤسسة الكويت للتقدم العلمي (قاعة ١٩).. مستمرة حتى ١٠ فبراير.
Joy for learning at the Ibn Al-Haytham activities at Cairo Book Fair. Thanks to dedicated team of local science explainers for the exciting demonstrations. Join...
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1001 Inventions 02/07/2017
Yislam Guellal
Ahmand Minutes
معرض القاهرة الدولي للكتاب: لا تفوتوا فرصة مشاهدة الفيلم الأخير لعمر الشريف عن قصة العالم ابن الهيثم والمشاركة بالتجارب العلمية المثيرة والشيقة. ابن الهيثم بانتظاركم لالتقاط الصور التذكارية ومشاركتكم كتابه الجديد
يوميا بجناح مؤسسة الكويت للتقدم العلمي - صالة ١٩

#متجمعين_بمعرض_الكتاب #معرض_القاهرة_الدولي_للكتاب
الف_اختراع_و_اختراع #ابن_الهيثم #العصر_الذهبي #

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1001 Inventions 01/30/2017
Rehab Reda
Aya Ashour
Amany Abdelwahab
Happy Chinese New Year!

To celebrate we pay tribute to Zheng He, the 15th-century Chinese Muslim Admiral, Explorer and Navigator who led 7 epic world voyages. Fleets of Zheng He’s enormous wooden ships described as ‘floating houses’ or ‘swimming dragons’, visited more than 37 countries around the world between 1405 and 1433.

The fleets carried thousands of crew including interpreters,...
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Happy Chinese New Year To celebrate we pay tribute to Zheng He
Zaira Safiya Mohammed
Erkan Şen
Badrunnajih Mohammed