Tag: Islamic contribution

The world’s oldest university

The world's oldest university is the University of al-Karaouine in Fes, Morocco. It was established by a Muslim woman in 859 CE. β€” in Fez, Figuig, Morocco. From Wikipedia: The University of al-Karaouine Read more [...]...
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After the fall of the Roman Empire, the focus of alchemical development moved to the Islamic World. Much more is known about Islamic alchemy because it was better documented: indeed, most of the earlier Read more [...]...
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Islamic calligraphy appearing in Renaissance art

"Kufic script is a lovely and ancient variant of the Arabic alphabet that developed out of the Nabatean alphabet of Classical-era Petra. There are many Kufic examples to draw from in this time era, including Read more [...]...
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