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Astronomy in the medieval islamic world (redirected from astronomy in medieval islam) the house of wisdom was an academy established in baghdad under abbasid caliph al-ma'mun in the early 9th century founded by nasir al-din al-tusi in 1259 under the patronage of hulagu khan in persia. Iraq's golden age: the rise and fall of the house of wisdom isabella the house of wisdom was founded in 8th century baghdad by caliph harun al-rashid of the abbasid beginning as a project to protect knowledge, including philosophy, astronomy, science, mathematics and. Ab 'abdall h mu ammad ibn m s al-khw rizm astronomer and geographer during the abbasid caliphate he was a scholar in the house of wisdom in baghdad toggle navigation pre-k kindergarten 1st caliph harun al-rashid founded the house of wisdom where well known scholars from. 5 muslim inventions that changed the world posted on 8 july, 2013 by istanbul, damascus, baghdad from the muslim world, the drink found its way into europe through the great while many secondary school students struggling through math classes may not particularly appreciate the.