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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islam_in_India

Islam is the second largest religion in India, with 14.2% of the country's population or roughly 172 million people identifying as adherents of Islam (2011 census). Islam first came to the western coast of India when Arab traders as early as ... Historians Elliot and Dowson say in their book The History of India, as Told by Its Own ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muslim_conquests_of_the_Indian_subcontinent

Muslim conquests on the Indian subcontinent mainly took place from the 12th to the 16th centuries, though earlier Muslim conquests made limited inroads into modern Afghanistan and ... Outline of South Asian history .... Islam in South Asia existed in communities along the Arab coastal trade routes in Sindh, Bengal, Gujarat, ...

www.answers.com/Q/Islam_was_FIRST_introduced_into_India_by_Arab

Islam isn't a new religion introduced by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) as many think,The Arabic word Islam means "submitting your will to God" Islam was there  ...

www.quora.com/How-did-Islam-come-to-India-and-how-did-it-spread

While others have correctly pointed out the spread of Islam in India through South and North, ... Religious History of India ... Stopping the Arab Juggernaut ... In 725 CE, when the Umayyad Calpihate armies tried to make inroads into the Indian ...

lostislamichistory.com/how-islam-spread-in-india

Nov 24, 2012 ... Through continued trade between Arab Muslims and Indians, Islam continued to ... The first great expansion of Islam into India came during the ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3621228

The Air of History Part III: The Golden Age in Arab Islamic Medicine An ... Islamic scholars translated their voluminous writings from Greek into Arabic and .... Translation and understanding the work of ancient scholars from China, India, Egypt, ...

www.flowofhistory.com/units/asia/7/FC52

However, in 711 C.E., India faced for the first time a vital people with a culture ... For 1000 years following the entry of the Arab Muslims into India, a basic pattern  ...

www.adc.org/2002/09/arab-contributions-to-civilization

Sep 6, 2002 ... It was the rapid expansion of Islam that initially brought this empire together. .... He spent several years in India, and from there was appointed .... The bagpipe was first introduced into Europe by Crusaders returning from the ...

www.mei.edu/content/islamic-civilization

Jan 24, 2012 ... Because Islam originated and has developed in an Arab culture, other cultures ... Islamic history and culture can be traced through the written records: Pre-Islamic, ... put into writing in the twelfth century by a disciple in India.