They Claimed That…


"Kalila and Dimna"

April 24, 2020

Kalila and Dimna is among the most important books in our Arabic literature. With this first episode of They Claimed That… we get to know Abdullah Ibn Al-Muqaffa the author of this book.



Kalila and Dimna by Abdullah Ibn Al-Muqaffa is one of the most powerful literature books in the Arab Islamic civilization. The wisdom and ideas formulated in the form of fables and personified by animals as main characters, give us important lessons that are valid at any time and everywhere. The program seeks to simplify the knowledge of the book’s secrets and discover its eloquent meanings by presenting its stories and understanding them for the benefit of all viewers.