Why is a calligraphy important in Muslim society?
it is their way of art since they can not draw pictures of humans or animals
Islamic calligraphy is a beautiful work of writing that uses the Arabic text as the basis of a written text, therefore, Islamic calligraphy is often called by the Arabic calligraphy. Islamic calligraphy is an art expression implementation Muslim artists from around the world to express their love to God.
Calligraphy was so respected by Muslims because they used it to write the Qur'an. The Qur'an told of the prophet Muhammad, his Night Journey, verses, and messages from the angel Gabriel. The Muslims felt that only beautiful writing like calligraphy was suited to record the words of Allah (God). Because of this calligraphers were the most highly respected people in the Muslim world.
They were very intelligent and very wise. They made advances in science, astronomy, literature, calligraphy, painting, other art, geometry, physics, mathematics, medicine, economics, chemistry, law, Shariah, sunnah, and so on. They made important inventions like the astrolobe, windmill, bridge mill, and pottery.