Learning Islamic History: 3 Benefits You Can Attain

Imam As-Syafi’i reportedly said, ‘Whoever studies history, his intellect is elevated.’

The importance of learning history may be neglected today when we are more concerned with emerging issues and future challenges. However, it is vital to realise that balance is the key to everything.

A car shouldn’t be driven by just looking through the front-view mirror, unaware of its surroundings. It is equally important that the side-view and rear-view mirrors are used too. In other words, seeing a holistic view of the world —…