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S: Seasons of Change

FC: e | The Islamic civilization

1: The purpose of this assignment is to understand the purpose of Islam and its history. It is also to understand the significance of the culture and art.

2: A Year in Review | The Art | "Islamic art encompasses the visual arts produced from the 7th century onwards by people (not necessarily Muslim) who lived within the territory that was inhabited by or ruled by culturally Islamic populations."

4: fling | Architecture

5: "Islamic architecture encompasses a wide range of both secular and religious styles from the foundation of Islam to the present day, influencing the design and construction of buildings and structures in Islamic culture."

6: Spring is Here | "Islamic Mathematics is the term used to refer to the mathematics done in the Islamic world between the 8th and 13th centuries CE." | Islamic Mathematics

9: "Islamic Science is the science developed and practiced in the Islamic world during the Islamic Golden Age (c.750 CE – c.1258 CE). During this time, Indian, Asyriac, Iranian and especially Greek knowledge was translated into Arabic." | Science

10: A | "The arabesque is a form of artistic decoration consisting of "surface decorations based on rhythmic linear patterns of scrolling and interlacing foliage, tendrils" or plain lines,[1] often combined with other elements." | Arabesque

11: "A mosque is a place of worship for followers of Islam.The word "mosque" in English refers to all types of buildings dedicated for Islamic worship." | Mosque

12: "Calligraphy is a type of visual art. It is often called the art of fancy lettering. A contemporary definition of calligraphic practice is "the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious and skillful manner." | Calligraphy

13: "Arabic is a name applied to the descendants of the Classical Arabic language of the 6th century CE.Arabic is a Central Semitic language, most closely related to Hebrew, Aramaic,and Phoenician. " | Arabic

14: Universities

15: House of Wisdom | "The House of Wisdom was a library and translation institute established in Abbassid-era Baghdad, Iraq. It was a key institution in the Translation Movement and considered to have been a major intellectual centre during the Islamic Golden Age."

16: "While the word algebra comes from the Arabic language and much of its methods from Arabic/Islamic mathematics, its roots can be traced to earlier traditions, which had a direct influence on Muhammad ibn Ms al-Khwrizm." | Islamic Algebra

17: "is a shrine located on the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem." | Dome of the Rock

18: Minarets

19: "A minaret is a distinctive architectural feature of Islamic mosques, generally a tall spire with an onion-shaped or conical crown, usually either free standing or taller than any associated support structure."

20: Sites: www.google.com www.wikipedia.com

23: 2011

24: Warm & Cozy

25: wonderland | Dashing Through the Snow

27: Home is where there's someone to love, and someone to love us.

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