Islam in the Ottoman Empire; Islam was the official religion of the Ottoman Empire
and became more important after two seminal events: the conquest of ...
Sep 4, 2009 ... The Ottoman Empire was the one of the largest and longest lasting Empires in
history. It was an empire inspired and sustained by Islam, and ...
Nov 20, 2012 ... If you read many Western histories of the Ottoman Empire, you may not ... With
this emphasis on Islam, however, protection for other religions in ...
May 25, 2011 ... Even in the production of art, religion played a large role. Outside the Ottoman
ruling elite, much is known about the religious conditions of town ...
Source: Atlas of the World's Religions, Second Edition What is This? ... THE
OTTOMAN EMPIRE was a major threat to the hegemony of Christian Europe from
As a multiethnic, multireligious, and multicultural entity, the Ottoman Empire was
.... to the sultan, his dynasty, and his empire; who accepted the religion of Islam; ...
The Ottoman Empire was a huge Empire who ruled between 1299-1922. ... were
initially a nomadic people who followed a primitive shamanistic religion.
Oct 23, 2015 ... Ottoman Empire, empire created by Turkish tribes in Anatolia (Asia ... and
seeking to fulfill their religious desire to expand the territory of Islam.
The name evolved in English into Ottoman. The Ottoman Empire was Islamic in
religion. During the 11th century bands of nomadic Turks emerged from their ...
On November 14, 1914, in Constantinople, capital of the Ottoman Empire, the
religious leader Sheikh-ul-Islam declares an Islamic holy war on behalf of the ...