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  • Muhammad As A Prophet
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    The prophet of Islam, Muhammad, not only was gifted religiously, but was a gifted politically as well. Muhammad was an exceptionally honest and able person who preached that there was only one true God, Allah. Muhammad's teachings eventually developed into Islam. Though Islam was a successful religion in the end, it developed slowly in the early years. At Muhammad's death, Islam was on the same level as Judaism and Christianity. Muhammad left behind a strong political-religious community increas...
  • Muhammad And His Followers
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    When Charles Martel defeated the Muslims in Spain and stopped their advance into greater Europe (Ahmed 67) 0, he most likely did not know just how much of an effect his victory had on the history of not only Europe, but of the known world. The fact that Islam may have overtaken the rest of the world had it not been for that crucial battle attests to the strength of this relatively new religion. If the strength of the religion is dependent upon those who start it, then it is important to analyze ...
  • Prophets The Prophets
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    The Prophets The Prophets, religious sages and charismatic figures, who were perceived as endowed with a divine gift of revelation, preached during the period of the monarchy until a century after the destruction of Jerusalem (586 B.C.E. ). Whether as advisers to kings on matters of religion, ethics and politics, or as their critics, under the primacy of the relationship between the individual and God, the prophets were guided by the need for justice and issued powerful commentaries on the moral...
  • Only True Prophet
    403 words
    The core of the Islamic religion is the Quran, which is a book that is believed by the Muslim to be the final revelation of their god, Allah. Muhammad, the prophet of Allah was given the word of Allah through the Angel Gabriel. Muhammad memorized it and dictated it to his companions. They later memorized it, wrote it down, and reviewed it with Muhammad. Muhammad reviews the Quran with the Angel Gabriel annually. He reviewed it with the Angel Gabriel twice in the last year of his life. Many Musli...
  • Hazrat Abu Bakr
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    Hazrat Abu Bakr occupies a unique and significant role in the history of Islam. He was the first adult male to accept Islam, and when he first accepted the new faith, he accepted it right away. The Prophet (S) said, "Whenever I offered Islam to any person, he showed some hesitation when embracing it. But Abu Bakr is an exception. He was the prophet's closest companion. It was Abu Bakr, who traveled with the Prophet (S) to Madinah for the Hijra. When Prophet Muhammad (S), made the hijra from Makk...
  • Muhammad As A Messenger
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    Muhammad Muhammad was born about AD 570 in the city of Mecca, an important trading center in western Arabia. He was a member of the Hashim clan of the powerful Quraysh tribe. Because Muhammad's father, Abd Allah, died before he was born and his mother, Amina, when he was 6 years old, he was placed in the care of his grandfather and, after 578, of his uncle Abu Talib, who succeeded as head of the Hashim clan. At the age of about 25, Muhammad entered the employ of a rich widow, Khadijah, in her co...
  • Mission Of Prophet Muhammad
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    The Last Prophet of God: Muhammad Prophet Muhammad (s) was born in 570 CE in Mecca. His father, Abdullah, died several weeks before his birth in Yathrib (Medina) where he went to visit his father's maternal relatives. His mother, Amina h, died while on the return journey from Medina at a place called Abw a when Muhammad (s) was six years old. After the death of his mother, Muhammad (s), was raised by his paternal grandfather Abd al Muttalib. His grandfather loved him and cared for him very much....
  • Accepted Muhammad As The Messenger Of God
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    The Founder Muhammad was born in Mecca, Arabia, in AD 570. His father died before he was born and his mother died when he was only a child. He was first raised by his grandfather and later by his uncle Abu Talib. He lived with a desert tribe for a while and learned how to shepherd the flocks. At age 25, he began to serve a wealthy widow aged 40 by the name Khadija. They got married and had two sons and four daughters. The two sons died early. One of his daughters married his uncle Abu Talib's so...
  • Martin Lings Life Of Muhammad
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    Muhammad: His Life based on the Earliest Sources Acclaimed worldwide as the ultimate resource material on the topic, in the English language, Martin Lings' Life of Muhammad is unmatched by any other book. It is said to be the most definitive biography. First published in 1983, it is based on Arabic sources of the eighth and ninth centuries. Some important passages of these are translated in Martin Lings work. The volume owes the freshness of its approach to the words of the men and women who hea...
  • Muhammad And Some Muslim Followers
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    The Nature and Role of Muhammad the Prophet in Islam Born in approximately 571 AD, Muhammad is the most important and influential leader of the Islamic religion. His ability to influence people into believing his experiences helped the Islamic faith become what it is today. There are millions of people in this world whose lives have some how been effected by this man in one way or another. He has played a significant part in the development of Islam, and the happenings throughout his lifetime ha...
  • Prophet Muhammad
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    Muhammad the Just Profit Islam began in Arabia during the seventh century common era. Islam is the youngest of all monotheistic religions of the western world and despite its later development after Judaism and Christianity, there are nearly one billion believers in existence today. This makes Islam the third largest religion in the world today. Generally, there are many misconceptions about the religion of Islam today. To understand the Islamic religion, one must first understand the story of t...
  • Muhammad Charlemagne Throughout History Times
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    Influential figures in Medieval Europe: Muhammad & Charlemagne Throughout history times have changed and lands have changes hands due to influential individuals who shaped it. Whether use of charisma or belief in the supernatural characteristics of these individuals has determined the extent to which they have influence over their society in their time. Muhammad the prophet started a religion which now is practiced by one-seventh of the entire world's population. Charlemagne defeated everyone an...

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