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the civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth
Muhammad's Early Years
Born in 570 in the Arabian city of Mecca, he was orphaned at an early age and brought up under the care of his uncle Abu Talib. He later worked mostly as a merchant, as well as a shepherd, and was first married by age 25. Discontented with life in Mecca, he retreated to a cave in the surrounding mountains for meditation and reflection. According to Islamic beliefs it was here, at age 40, in the month of Ramadan, where he received his first revelation from God
Dome of the Rock
Muslim shrine containing the rock from which Mohammad is believed to have risen to heaven; Jews believe Abraham prepared to sacrifice his son Isaac on the rock
Connections of Judaism and Christianity
they both have a lot of Rituals, they also have prayers or a type of ceremoney they go to once a week
House of Wisdom
Combination library, academy, and translation center in Baghdad established in the 800s
The famous Islamic scientist and philosopher who organized the medical knowledge of the Greeks and Arabs into the Canon of Medicine
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