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Welcome to the Islamic Calligraphy Gallery


This section of Dawah Academy's Islamic CyberArt Gallery aims to collect and provide the best pieces of Islamic calligraphy available. We hope to keep this page as updated as possible and always display the very finest pieces of Islamic art. Please view this page and its contents at a resolution of 800 X 600 or above, otherwise it may not fit your browser window.

One A plate in Jali thuluth style, by Ismail Hakki Altunbezer (1873 - 1946).
Holy Qur'an, II : end of verse 20.
Two A plate in Jali thuluth style, by Hamid Aytac (1891 - 1982).
Holy Qur'an, XII : end of verse 64
Three A plate in Jali thuluth style, by hamid Aytac (1891 - 1982).
Hadith : "The most auspicious of all human beings is he who is beneficial to other people".
Four A plate in Jali thuluth style, by Mehmed Hulusi Yazgan (1869 - 1940).
Holy Qur'an, XXX : 19
Five A plate in Jali thuluth and naskh style, by Mustafa Abdulhalim Izyazici (1898 - 1964).
Holy Qur'an, XCI : 1-15
Six A plate in Jali taliq style, by Sami Efendi (1838 - 1912).
Saying : "Fear of God is the heart of wisdom"
Seven A plate in Jali thuluth style, by Mustafa Abdulhalim Ozyazici (1898 - 1964).
Holy Qur'an, LXXVI : 8
Eight A plate in Jali thuluth style, by Haji Nazif Bey (1846 - 1913).
Holy Qur'an, XIV : beginning of verse 42
Nine A plate in Jali thulukh style, by Ismail Hakki Altunbezer (1873 - 1946).
Holy Qur'an, IV : 59
Ten A plate in thuluth style, by Hajji Ahmed Kamil Akdik (1861 - 1941).
Holy Qur'an, XCVII
Eleven Calligraphy in Jali taliq style, by Sami Effendi (1832 - 1912).
Saying : "Fear of God is the heart of wisdom"
Twelve Muthanna plate (writing in symmetrical arrangement) in Jali thuluth style by Hamid Aytac (1891 - 1982).
Holy Qur'an, IX : beginning of verse 18
Thirteen A plate in Jali thuluth style, by Hajji Arif Effendi (1830 - 1909).
Hadith : "Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave"
Fourteen A plate in thuluth, naskh and reqa style by Hajji Arif Effendi (1830 - 1909).
Prayer against pestilence in the form of a hilye
Fifteen A plate of hilya in thuluth and naskh style by Hamid Aytac (1891 - 1982).
Text of hilya
Sixteen A plate in Jali thuluth style by Mustafa Raqum (1757 - 1826).
"There is neither might nor power but in God" (la haulay wala kuwwatay illa billah)

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