Muslim scholars calculated the angle of the ecliptic ; measured the size of the Earth; calculated the precession of the equinoxes; explained, in the field of optics and physicssuch phenomena as refraction of light, gravity, capillary attraction, and twilight; and developed observatories for the empirical study of heavenly bodies.
It is necessary that in the Islamic system that we should consider these dear children as our own children, and put aside all other considerations, and rise above all such things and realize our duty and our mission.
It can be seen that this ayah evidently talks about learning and Allah Almighty teaching humans.
The second thing that becomes clear from this hadith is the fact that Prophet PBUH complied to their proposal and would go to teach them. It is the duty of every parent that we should educate our children with the proper knowledge of both the types.
Imam Baqir A. The Importance of Education in Islam To seek knowledge is a sacred duty, it is obligatory on every Muslim, male and female.
Furthermore the principles of charity in Islam offer a way through which Muslims can support education programs that will empower the disadvantaged section of society. The acquiring of knowledge is worship, reading the Qur?
There followed a period of modification and significant additions to Classical culture through Muslim scholarship. The differences between these two institutions are still being studied, but most scholars believe that the masjid was also a place of worship and that, unlike the madrasa, its endowment supported only the faculty and not the students as well.
Such as in religious knowledge which comes at first is Tawheed believing in one GodOffering Salah the act of prayerReading Holy book, fasting etc; then the second type of knowledge is the knowledge required by the community.
It is not simply for the gratification of the mind or the senses. It is not to gain power and dominance for its own sake.