Islam

Hygiene of Sleep

Dr. Shah Nawaz Khan The Review of Religions, April 1993 All living things require rest after activity, because activity entails wear and tear of living tissues, and rest means their repair. During sleep worn-out cells are replaced and waste products are eliminated. Not only do human beings and animals require […]

Arabic Medicinal Manuscripts of Pre-Colonial Northern Nigeria: A Descriptive List

By: Mukhtar Umar Bunza West African Muslim scholars produced a number of Arabic works relating to medicine, philosophy, economic studies, political thought, geography, architecture, town planning and public administration… Introduction Traditional Muslim scholarship in West Africa, as elsewhere, used to involve fields of knowledge outside the scope of narrowly defined […]