Al-`Izz Ibn `Abdus-Salaam, may Allah have mercy on him, was one of the most famous characters of the seventh Hijri century (13th century. AD). He was a learned scholar with deep knowledge of Islamic sciences such as Jurisprudence and Prophetic narrations. 1,598 more words
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Whereas the cold god and pigments on the face and the blue pigment on the hair indicate that it was worshipped in Tibet, this sculpture has several features associated with sculptures made in Gilgit such as the facial features, the five-leaf crown made of overlapping triangular panels, the long wavy ribbons, the floral earrings, the row of pearls, all identical to those on an 8th century Gilgit Shakyamuni in the Asian Society collection (labelled Vairochana on Himalayan Art Resources) and another in a private collection, both published in previous posts. 45 more words
The Lord be with you.
And also with you.
Lift up your hearts.
We lift them up to the Lord.
Let us give thanks to the Lord our God. 281 more words
Global climate is a tremendously complex phenomenon, and researchers are making painstaking progress, year by year, to try to develop ever more accurate models. Now, an international group including researchers from the Advanced Institute for Computational Science (AICS) in… 453 more words