Islamic Glossary

Search Islamic Glossary

Search Glossary for Terms Starting With : 
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | AUDIO
Displaying  1 through 10 of 526 terms found. (10 terms displayed).

Ma' al-'aynayn al-qalqami ()
Muhammad mustafa ibn Muhammad, abu'l-anwar, born near walata in the hawd of southeastern mauritania in 1247/1831. of mauritanian and moroccan descent, he was a sufi shaykh of the qadiri tariqa. he was a prolific writer, a well-digger and founder of zawiyas. he built a zawiya at smara (in the saqiyat al-hamra') which had a reputation for qur'anic studies and its large library. it was destroyed by the french. he participated in armed resistance against the french during which he lost several sons. he died in tiznit in southern morocco in 1328/1910. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'ida ()
Table; the name of sara 5 of the qur'an. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'iya ()
"With-ness". (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'luh ()
One in thrall to god. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'na ()
"Meaning". in sufic terms, spiritual perception of the subtleties behind or within sensory forms. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'na ()
(Plural ma`ani) in fiqh, a causal factor. otherwise, `meaning'. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'na ifradi ()
Individual meaning. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'na tarkibi ()
Contextual meaning. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma'rifa ()
Gnosis, direct, experiential knowledge of higher realities, witnessing the lights of the names and attributes of Allah in the heart. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ma's-salama ()
"With peace", a formula for ending letters. (Source:Taha Publication)