The Historical Role Of Islam has 20 ratings and 6 reviews. Shadin said: This book helps me to rethink about the origin of Islam. M.N Roy described shor. The historical role of Islam by Manabendra Nath Roy, , Vora & Co. edition, Microform in English – Fifth Impression. Historical Role Of Islam Bookyards is the world’s biggest online library where you can find a large selection of free ebooks. Download or Author, M. N. Roy.

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Apr 07, Shuvo Shaha rated it really liked it. Roy points out that the main arteries of international trade of the medieval world ran through the countries which embraced Islam and were united in the Saracen Empire.

Thus it will be seen that Roy tried to understand historical role of Islam more objectively compared to those who view it with hostility or with inherited prejudices and ascribe to it their own views. And we do not prefer to get support from any agency or government.

The Historical Role Of Islam

Roy repeatedly stresses that Islam did not promote war but peace. Harsh Raval rated it it was amazing Mar 24, Rol book, it took me so long only because I got sidetracked and came back to re-read from beginning again this weekend. However, he was highly appreciative of democratic and egalitarian character of Islam and Islamic teachings.

The most mind freshing thing is that M. Thus his aim was to establish peace in the world. Spiritual imperialism is an outstanding feature of our nationalist ideology.


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This was possible histogical Arabia because of revolutionary teachings of Islam on one hand, and, because of supreme sacrifices and simple life pattern adopted by the Prophet and his close companions. The slaves and oppressed peasants welcomed these simpleton Bedoins as their liberators. Basheer Musa marked it as to-read Aug 12, Ziyad marked it as to-read Jul 13, Roy was from a Brahmin family from West Bengal.

Thus Islam represented progressive forces as against feudal monarchy. The faith of the gospel of Jesus, established by the talent, piety and power of Cyrian, Athanasius and Augustine, had been subverted by Arian and Donatist heresies, and Catholic fury with which the idlam masses revolting under the banner of religious heresy suppressed, had ruined the once prosperous provinces economically.

Russia, the then primitive from the then contemporary standards of Europe was transformed into most modern and dynamic nation of its time after revolution. Imam Husain, the grandson of the Prophet made a lastly attempt to restore Islamic values through his martyrdom but his was the last protest.

He was critical of traditional religion and wanted a secular state to remain away from religious ideologies and religious institutions to maintain its secular character.

Riya Gupta rated it really liked it Mar 11, He wrote Historical Role of Islam during this period in when he was struggling for thorough democratisation of society. Hassaan rated it it was amazing Nov 04, Sep 26, Arun rated it did not like it.


The Historical Role Of Islam: An Essay On Islamic Culture

Fanatically faithful to the revolutionary teachings of the Prophet, and obediently acting according to the noble wise and eminently practical injunctions of the Khalif, histroical Saracen invaders easily enlisted the sympathy and support of the peoples they conquered.

Be merciful; slay neither old men, nor women, nor children. Is Islam made it’s place only by sword or have any other reason. Their ambition was remarkably free from selfishness.

Aug 02, Chinmoy Mozumder added it. Abhinav marked it as to-read Mar 27, Nishant is currently reading it Historicap 20, Hasan Fazeel marked it as to-read Mar 19, He also points out that European renaissance would not have been possible but for Arabs who preserved Greek knowledge and passed it on to Europe through Averos.

Thousands of traders k.n.roy with their caravans loaded with precious cargoes. Following the rise of Joseph Stalin, Roy left the mainline communist movement to pursue an Manabendra Nath Roy 21 March — 26 Januaryborn Narendra Nath Bhattacharya, was an Indian revolutionary, radical activist and political theorist.

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