World Religions: Islam, by Anna Richards

Islam started in year 610

This is Mecca the holy city.

Muhammad started Islam

This is there holy book the Qur’an.
  • The followers of Islam are called Muslims those who submit to god. The found of Islam was the prophet Muhammad. Islam teaches that here is only one god the belief in the existence of one god is called monotheism. There holy book is called the Qur’an. According to Muslims Muhammad is the last in the line of profits or messages from god. Which consist of Abraham, Moses and Jesus.  

The One true God is a reflection of the unique concept that Islam associates with Allah. To a Muslim, Allah is the Almighty Creator and Sustainer of the universe, Who is similar to nothing, and nothing is comparable to Him. The Prophet Muhammad was asked by his contemporaries about Allah; the answer came directly from Allah Himself in the form of a short chapter of the Quran, which is considered to be the essence of the unity or the motto of monotheism.

This is a picture of Muslims praying

The quran has there sacred writing in it.

this is the symbol for Islam.

There sacred place is called mosques.

Muharram The Islamic New Year

Mawlid al-Nabi Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Eid al-Fitr The Celebration concluding Ramadan
Eid al-Adha The celebration concluding the Hajj

Eid al-Adha
(Festival of Sacrifice)

This is a mosque a place where they worship god.

Islam is the second largest religion in the world. With one billion followers.

The world Islam means surrender to the will of god. The followers of Islam are called muslims those who submit to god. The founder of Islam was the prophet Muhammad. Islam teaches that there is only one god the belief in the existence of one god is called monotheism. There holy book is called the Qur’an. According to Muslims muhammad is the last in the line of profits or messages from god. Which consist of abraham, moses and Jesus. Muhammad was born 5017 c.e in mecca Arabia.

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