Islamic Ummah


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Noun1.Islamic Ummah - the Muslim community or people, considered to extend from Mauritania to PakistanIslamic Ummah - the Muslim community or people, considered to extend from Mauritania to Pakistan; "moderate Muslims urge the Ummah to reject the terrorism of radical Muslims"
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
community - a group of people living in a particular local area; "the team is drawn from all parts of the community"
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Sheikh Al-Azhar welcomed His Royal Highness the Crown Prince on his current visit to Egypt, praising the role of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in serving the Islamic Ummah and defending its interests.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman Council of Islamic Ideology Dr Qibla Ayaz Wednesday stressed enhancing Pak-Turk cooperation in various fields and making joint efforts for cementing unity of Islamic Ummah.
On behalf of myself and the people of Osun, I offer our condolences to the entire family of Sheik Salaudeen Olayiwola, the people of Ede, the entire Islamic Ummah in Osun and the country as a whole, we pray that Almighty Allah grant him Aljannah Firdaus', the statement concluded.
They claim they would turn Quds to the capital city of the occupying Palestine and this proves their incapability against the Resistance Movement; they are hands-tied regarding the Palestinian issue and they cannot achieve their goals; the victory of Islamic Ummah is imminent and Palestine will be free and their people will be victorious," the Supreme Leader said on Wednesday, addressing participants of the 31st Islamic Unity Conference and ambassadors of Muslim countries to Iran along with senior Iranian officials on the auspicious occasion of the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) and the sixth Shiite Imam, Imam Jafar Sadeq (AS).
The statement reaffirmed the centrality of the Palestinian cause, especially Jerusalem, to the entire Islamic Ummah as OIC's ultimate and permanent headquarters.
Addressing the first Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Science and Technology in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, President Rouhani emphasized the role of the World of Islam as an important part of the modern world and stressed that the situation of Islamic Ummah has great impact on the general conditions of the world.
to the progress and prosperity of Qatar as well as his devotion to cause of Islamic Ummah.
In a statement issued on Tuesday evening in the city of Lahore, the head of Pakistan's Ulama Council Association Shaikh Tahir Mahmood Al-Ashrafi said that the Houthi militias are behind such terrorist acts, stressing that any attack on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is considered an attack on the Islamic Ummah as the Kingdom is the Land of the Two Holy Mosques.
The promoters of Islamophobia are trying by creating conflicts and apprehension in the Islamic Ummah, encourage more ethnic and religious violence, and especially create division among the Shia and Sunni Muslims, Qasemi said.
She also pointed out that the selection of the capitals of Islamic culture are done according to accurate criterias that aim at highlighting the Islamic culture and integrating the cultural unity of the Islamic Ummah.
Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer of Palestine to the United Nations said the group will seek other means available to the group vowing not to "leave a stone unturned" in order to demonstrate "to the Palestinian people in general and to our brothers and sisters who are defending Al Aqsa that the entire Arabic Ummah [nation], Islamic Ummah and all of our friends at the United Nations are standing with them and they will prevail here at the United Nations.
These repeated offenses prove negligence of the symbols that are sacred to the Islamic Ummah [community].