World Religion- Islam by Bry LaGreca
Islam began in 610 A.D.
Above, there is an image of Islam believers, which are called Muslims.
This is a map of where the religion originated.
The leader of the Muslims is called Muhammad.
The picture above is of a Muslim on his knees praying.
Muslims have many different beliefs. They believe that Muhammad is their messenger. Muslims believe in praying 5 times a day. Muslims also believe in the existence of the angels and that they are honored creatures. The Day of Judgement is a day when Muslims believe that all people will be resurrected for God’s judgment according to their beliefs and deeds.
Muslim believe in one god, Allah.
Above is the holy book of the Islam religion, which is called the Qur'an. Next is a verse from the Qur'an. "We gave the good things of this life to these men and their fathers until the period grew long for them; See they not that We gradually reduce the land (in their control) from its outlying borders? Is it then they who will win?"
The picture above is the main symbol for the Islam religion. This picture is of a star and a crescent.
Muslims worship in a Mosque.
There are two special events that Muslims celebrate. These two festivals are Eid al-Fitr and Eid al- Adha.
Above is a picture of a Mosque, which is where the Muslims worship.
The Islam religion is a very big and unique religion. There are over 1 billion followers, which makes it the second largest religion in the world. The leader of the Islam religion is called Muhammad, who the Muslims will not believe by depicting him because that is against their beliefs. The main symbol for the Islams is the star and the crescent. Muslims worship in a Mosque. Muslims pray 5 times each day.