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Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal Empires | World History | Khan Academy

Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal Empires | World History | Khan Academy

– [Sal] We are now going to go further in our study of the evolution of the empires in Asia. And in this video, we’re going to focus on...

edX | HarvardX: Early Christianity – The Letters of Paul: HDS1544.1x About Video

edX | HarvardX: Early Christianity – The Letters of Paul: HDS1544.1x About Video

LAURA NASRALLAH: It’s just so happens that these letters survive today. In the ancient records, letters that are common, letters that are not between elite people, don’t usually survive,...

Beginnings of Islam part 2

Beginnings of Islam part 2

– [Lecturer] Where we left off in the last video, we saw a Muhammed being born into a tribal Arabia. He’s born into a powerful tribe, the Quraysh, who...

Spread of Islamic Culture | World History | Khan Academy

Spread of Islamic Culture | World History | Khan Academy

– [David] Hi Eman. – [Eman] Hi David. – [David] So what we’re gonna do in this video is talk about the cultural spread of Islam. Where are we...

Sunni and Shia Islam part 2 | World History | Khan Academy

Sunni and Shia Islam part 2  | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] Where we left off in the last video we were in the year 656, and the third caliph, Uthman or Usman is assassinated, and Ali is chosen...

Phi110: Misconceptions About Hindus

Phi110: Misconceptions About Hindus

A couple of years ago, at the time that I’m making this film, a couple of years ago, for the first time ever, a woman of Indian ethnicity won...

Introduction to the Quran: The Scripture of Islam | NotreDameX on edX | Course About Video

Introduction to the Quran: The Scripture of Islam | NotreDameX on edX | Course About Video

GABRIEL SAID REYNOLDS: According to the traditional account, the story of the Quran began in the barren Arabian desert, in surroundings not unlike these. The prophet Muhammad first heard...

Introduction to Islam | World History | Khan Academy

Introduction to Islam  | World History | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] The world Islam can best be translated into English as meaning surrender, and the context of the Islamic faith is referring to a surrender to the will...

Sunni and Shia Islam part 1 | World History | Khan Academy

Sunni and Shia Islam part 1 | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] We’re now going to talk about the main division that emerges in Islam shortly after the death of Muhammad. And that division is between Sunnis and Shias....

Roman Empire and Christianity | World History | Khan Academy

Roman Empire and Christianity | World History | Khan Academy

– [Narrator] As we’ve talked about in multiple videos, Christianity is a religion that grew out of the fringes of the Roman Empire. It starts as a Jewish sect...