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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Islam in Ethiopia

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Muslims arrived in the Axumite Empire during the Hijarat ehiopia early disciples from Meccapersecuted by the ruling Quraysh tribe. There are also Sufi brotherhoods present in Ethiopia such as the Qadiriyyah order in Wello.

The Quraysh sent etniopia to bring them back to Arabiabut the King of Axum refused their demands. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

Palgrave,p. Sign In Forgot password? Related articles in Google Scholar. Islam developed more rapidly in the eastern part of the Horn region, particularly among the Somali and Harari. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. In Ethiopia’s Muslim communities, as in neighboring Sudan and Somaliamany of the faithful are associated with, but not necessarily members of any specific Sufi order. Trivia About Islam in Ethiopia. Don’t have an account? Gutu rated it it was ok Mar 27, No trivia or quizzes yet.


Abdusselam marked it as to-read Aug 25, However the north and northeastern expansion of the Oromo, who practiced mainstream traditional Waaqaaffected the growth of Islam in its early days. Want to Read saving….

Che marked it as to-read Aug 13, Annie added it Dec 12, Refresh and try again. Much as the rest of the Muslim worldthe beliefs and practices of the Muslims in Ethiopia are basically the same: Article PDF first page preview. Preview — Islam in Ethiopia by J. For example, the Trimihgham and other pastoralists tended not to follow the requirement that daughters inherit half as much property as sons, particularly when livestock was at issue. Political Islam in Tunisia: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

By islxm this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. When Mohammed saw the persecution to which his followers were subjected to in Mecca, he told them to find safe haven in northern Ethiopia, Abyssinia, where they would “find a king there who does not wrong anyone.

Located in the Tigray Region. Federal Research DivisionLibrary of Congress. Solomon marked it as to-read Nov 18, According to Islamic tradition, some members of Muhammad’s family 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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Ethiopia is home to Harar. Nevertheless, formal and informal attachment to Sufi practices is widespread. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the Library of Congress Country Studies.

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It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Numerous Muslims in Ethiopia perform the pilgrimage to Mecca every year.

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