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In Islam

Who is ismail?

There are several people of that name, but you're probably thinking of Ishmael, the son of Abraham. In Jewish tradition, Ishmael was Abraham's first son but Isaac, his second, (MORE)

How did Ismail I's rule affect Islam?

Ismail I led the change in Iran from a majority Sunni to a majority Shiite region. Ismail I (the first Safavid) adopted Twelver Shiite Islam and began to persecute the Sunnis (MORE)

Who was Ismail?

Hazrat Ismaiel (AS) was the elder son of Prophet Hazrat Abraham (AS). His mother's name was Hazrat Hajira (AS). Hazrat Issac (AS) was his younger brother. His mother's name wa (MORE)