Kaltner also describes the approaches of a series of modern Qur'an exegetes: Sayyid Ahmad Khan, Muhammad Abduh
, Fazlur Rahman, and Mohammad Talbi.
Names like Jamal al-Din al-Afghani (d 1897), Muhammad Abduh
In a surprise move, the administrators of the official website for renowned Saudi singer Muhammad Abduh
, affectionately known as singer of the Arabs, have decided to permanently cancel the site.
Do they prefer one of the Islamisms which vary greatly based on the founding fathers of Islamist ideology such as Jamal-al-Din al-Afghani, Rashid Ridha and Muhammad Abduh
, each of whom criticized and rejected the traditional Islamic mentality from various aspects?
The preaching of religious reform has not yet been completed in the Arab world, and has been limited to writings, the most prominent of which were probably by Imam Muhammad Abduh
, Jamal al-Din al-Afghani and Abdullah al-Alayli.
As he rightly notes in his Islam at the Crossroads: On the Life and Thought of Bediuzzaman Said Nursi, "even though academic research and interest to Bediuzzaman Said Nursi has accelerated in the last few years, it is still very fresh and does not enjoy the same research and analyses as other modernist Muslim intellectuals and their works, such as Jamal al-Din Al-Afghani, Muhammad Abduh
, and Sayyid Qutb.
The local imam voiced his support for the Egypt of [Islamic reformer] Muhammad Abduh
, the Egypt of [Muslim Brotherhood founder] Hassan al-Banna, not the Egypt that supports the occupation.
There was also a very significant meeting with the jurist and scholar Muhammad Abduh
," said Prof.
On the big issue of women's rights, Recker cites Muhammad Abduh
, also an Egyptian and one of the most prominent Muslim reformers before he died 1905: "Well then, if they fear temptation from unveiled women, why aren't men ordered to cover their faces?
AaeAl-Tahtawi's work influenced the philosopher Muhammad Abduh
(1849-1905), another Azharite who is often described as the founder of Islamic modernism, which is captured in his statement that in Europe he found Islam without Muslims, while in Egypt he found Muslims without Islam,AAE wrote German Anthropologist Frank Fanselow.
He accused reformist clerics like Muhammad Abduh
of making the Quranic word fit the understanding of the human mind, and this in Qutb's opinion was a dangerous path that corrupted Islam with innovation.
It came into being at Egypt's prominent Islamic school Al-Azhar University in the 19th century, where it was initially propagated as an intellectual movement by Jamal al-Deen al-Afghani, Muhammad Abduh
and Rashid Rida.