Muslim cultures usually in muslim majority cultures animals have names one animal may be given several names which are often interchangeable with names of people muslim names or titles like asad and ghadanfar arabic for lion shir and arslan persian and turkish for lion respectively are common in the muslim world. Animals in islamic law and muslim culture he wealth and bibliography depth of animal themes in islamic textual sources mir ab al asan al a muslim philosopher on the particularly from the premodern period point to soul and its fate al mirs kitb al amad al a profound sensitivity to animate life beyond the l abad. This is the first comprehensive study of the role of animals in the islamic tradition drawing on a wide range of sources including classic texts in philosophy literature and mysticism foltz traces the development of islamic attitudes towards animals over the centuries and confronts some of the key ethical questions facing muslims today. Animals in islamic tradition and muslim cultures by richard c foltz oneworld books oxford 2006 isbn 1 85168 398 4 p b 192pp 1299 harvard professor richard c foltz humbly prefaces his book with the statement this is a book i had hoped someone else would write he admits. Foltzs animals in islamic tradition and muslim cultures is a nice and clear overview of the question of the status of animals in islamic religion and culture read online or download animals in
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