Ibn Majid: The Master Navigator (Muslim Scientists)Ali Gator - Australia
Ibn Majid loved sailing the open seas and discovering new places. This famous Muslim invented the compass, and is known as one of the great explorers of his time. When he created the compass, his expertise was wanted by all the great explorers of that time, he became known as The Master Navigator.
Through beautiful illustrations and easy-to-understand text, this book introduces young children to Ibn Majid and inculcates in them the significance of Tawakkul by making them realise that even with his compass, Ibn Majid always remembered that all his journeys could only be achieved by having Tawakkul (trust) in Allah (SWT). To reinforce the significance of Tawakkul, the book also teaches children the du'a to be recited before leaving one’s house.
The Muslim Scientists series introduces children to great scientists, scholars and adventurers from the Golden Age of Islam who discovered and invented many things that we use today and take for granted. The author aspires to inspire young children by these amazing people and be encouraged to pursue their own path of discovery and questioning. It all starts with a passion for learning!
Title: Ibn Majid: The Master Navigator (Muslim Scientists)
Publisher: Ali Gator - Australia
Pages: 24 (Full Colour)
Size: 21.5 cm x 21.4 cm
Weight: 0.13 kg