Islam in Ethiopia has 4 ratings and 0 reviews. First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. Mr. Trimingham’s Islam in the Sudan (as well as several of his shorter teenth century-the role of Islam in Ethiopia has always been largely peripheral, geo-. Author: Trimingham, J. Spencer (John Spencer), ; Subjects: Muslims – Ethiopia.; Islam – Ethiopia.; RELIGION / Islam / General. Wikipedia: Read associated.

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The Prophet himself instructed his followers who came to the Axumite empire, to respect and protect Axum as well as live in peace with the native Christians. Natajia marked it as to-read Oct 01, First Published in Sign In Forgot password?

Muslims arrived in the Axumite Empire during the Hijarat as early disciples from Meccapersecuted by the ruling Quraysh tribe. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Sam Adams rated it liked it May 27, Bro marked it as to-read Aug 09, It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Retrieved from ” https: Alelign Aschale marked it as to-read Mar 28, According to Islamic tradition, some members of Muhammad’s ethiopiz and some of his early converts had taken refuge with the Aksumites during the troubled years preceding the Prophet’s rise to power, and Aksum was exempted from the jihad, or holy war, as a result.


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There are also Sufi brotherhoods present in Ethiopia such as the Qadiriyyah order in Wello. Hamza marked it as to-read Jul 19, In parts of Eritrea, the tendency to treat land trimingyam the corporate property of a descent group lineage or clan precluded following the Islamic principle of division of property among one’s heirs.

This was challenged by the mostly Christian northern people of Abyssinia, including Amhara, Tigray and north western Oromo.

Islam in Ethiopia

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. You could not be signed in. Federal Research DivisionLibrary of Congress. Semiru Hassen marked it as to-read Oct 22, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Cyrax Cyrax marked it as to-read Feb 10, Open Preview See a Problem? For example, the Somali and other pastoralists tended not to follow the requirement that daughters inherit half as much property as sons, particularly when livestock was at issue.

However, many Muslims dealt with such matters in terms of customary law. Views Read Edit View history.

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Islam by country Islam in Africa. On the other hand, the principal center of Islamic culture, learning, and propagation has been Wello. Binyamin marked it as to-read Dec 15, Sumeya marked it iin to-read Oct 17, Sign In or Create an Account.


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In Ethiopia’s Muslim communities, as islamm neighboring Sudan and Somaliamany of the faithful are associated with, but not necessarily members of any specific Sufi order. You do not currently have access to this article. Don’t already have an Oxford Academic account?

Islqm faith arrived in Ethiopia at an early date, shortly before the hijira. The Quraysh sent emissaries to bring them back to Arabiabut the King of Axum refused their demands. However the north and northeastern expansion of the Oromo, who practiced mainstream traditional Waaqaaffected the growth of Islam in its early days.

Islam in Ethiopia by J. Spencer Trimingham

Islam developed more rapidly in the eastern part of the Horn region, particularly among the Somali and Harari. Abdusselam marked it as to-read Aug 25, Email alerts New issue alert. It is considered ‘the fourth holy city’ of Islam, having been founded by a triminghm missionary from the Arabic Peninsula.