MUSLIM CONTRIBUTION TO THE WORLD OF SCIENCE

bittertruthpk

image

Diagram of a solar eclipse / From The Wonders of Creation and the Oddities of Existence / Text by Zakariyya ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini / Paper, ink, pigment / Syria, Late 13th century AD / MS.647 p.29 / Courtesy of 1001 Inventions

image

Elephant Clock invented by Master Engineer Al-Jazari / Courtesy of 1001 Inventions

image

Artistic impressions of Abbas ibn Firnas and his successful 9th-century flight / Courtesy of 1001 Inventions

In 9th century Spain, Muslim inventor Abbas ibn Firnas designed a flying machine — hundreds of years before da Vinci drew plans of his own.

image

A scale model of Al-Jazari’s 13th-century Scribe Clock / Courtesy of 1001 Inventions

image

Qibla indicator / Abd al-A’imma / Brass / Iran (Isfahan) / Late 17th century AD / MW.452 / Courtesy of 1001 Inventions

image

Al-Idrisi’s 12th-century world map / Courtesy of 1001 Inventions

Rabi’ah (ra) states, “I seen the Prophet Muhammad S.A.W(pbuh) on countless occassions…

View original post 788 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s