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They were nomadic desert herders and they moved across the Arabian peninsula looking for fertile land.
Who are the Bedouins and where did they go?
Because Muhammad was born there, popular pilgrimage area and crossroads of many cultures.
Why is Mecca an important town in Islam?
He worked as a Shepard and a Merchant. He also had a successful caravan business.
What was Muhammad's working career like?
He was upset with Mecca as an idol so he went to a cave and worshiped there.
Why was Muhammad upset and where did he go?
The angel Gabriel came to him and asked him to be god's messenger and Muhammad accepted and created a new nation.
What happened to Muhammad at the age of 40?
Mecca's merchants feared it so they plotted to kill Muhammad
How did Mecca react to the new religion?
Many Arabs converted to Islam, It also brought people to clans.
How did people in Medina react to the new religion?
They fought over it but after many battles Mecca won.
How did Mecca react to Medina becoming more Muslim?
Declaration of faith, Prayer, Charity, Fasting during Ramadan, Pilgrimage to Mecca (Hajj)
What are the 5 pillars?
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