History : The History Of Islam

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The History Of Islam Monica Li March 21, 2017 History 9 Islam was founded in the year 610 AD. The founder was Ubu 'l-Kassim who was born in Mecca 570 AD, and died in Medina in 632 AD at 62 years old. He was famous as Muhammad, the Prophet. The Islam religion is known by several ways: Islam means complete obey to ALLAH , one God, or God and Creator. Muslim, or Moslem, means to be a follower of the Muslim religion, or the Islamic religion. The word Muhammad, from which the Prophet took his name, means the faithful. Anyone who says out loud: "There is no god, but ALLAH, and Muhammad is his prophet.”(Robert Fawcett,2008 ) Muslims think Islam as the completed version of an original monotheistic faith, revealed by…show more content…
Then comes illa Llah: 'except God ', the begin of all Creation. The second part of the Shahada is Muhammadun rasulu 'Llah: 'Muhammad is the messenger of God. ' A message of direction has come through a man like ourselves. The second is prayer.Salat is the name for the volunteer prayers which are performed five times a day, and are a direct relationship between the admirer and God. There is no different power in Islam, and no priests, so the prayers are led by a learned person who knows the Quran, chosen by the congregation. These five prayers included poem from the Quran, and are said in Arabic, the language of the Revelation, but personal entreat can be offered in one 's own language. Prayers are said at dawn, noon, mid-afternoon, sunset and nightfall, so it decide the rhythm of the all day. Although it is better to admire together in a mosque, a Muslim may pray almost anywhere, such as in fields, offices, factories and universities. Visitors to the Muslim world are influence by the center of prayers in daily life. The third one is the “zakat”. one of the most important principles of Islam is that all things belong to God, and that wealth is therefore held by human beings in trust. The word zakat means both 'purification ' and 'growth '. Our property are purified by setting a proportion for those in need, like the cliping of plants, this cutting back balances and encourages new growth. The fourth one is the fast. Every year in

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