the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina
(Islam) a Muslim place of worship
the belief that there is only one God
Belief in many gods
the holiest city of Islam; Muhammad's birthplace
A journey to a place considered sacred for religious purposes. Muslims must do this once in their lives.
A small area in the desert watered by springs and wells
One who follows the way s and customs of Muhammad, specifically those who accept that authority was passed down through consensus of the Muslim community
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Muhammad
Founder of Islam, prophet of God
Arabic word for "god"
(Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine