Muhammad

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Ka'aba
A ancient shrine where people go to worship.
Alms
Muhammad taught muslims that they are responsible to help the less fortunate.
Prayer
People would pray 5 times a day at certain times, facing toward Mecca, they may pray at a mosque or where ever they find the themselves.
Quran
Allahs words to Muhammad.
Muhammad
is determined, hard worker, person of action, persuasive, he has the sense of being right.
630 C.E.
He returns to Mecca, he had 10,000 followers, Mecca surrendered, and cleared the Ka'aba.
Ulama
Scholar class were you can worship.
Sunna
Story of Muhammad's life model for muslims.
Faith
Followers testify to statement of faith. "There is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is the messenger of Allah.
622 C.E.
He was kicked out of Mecca went to Medina-200 miles away. About 200 followers fallowed
Hijrah
Islam Beginning
Medina (Yathrib)
Muhammad accepted as-political government leader, religious- Islam leader, Military leade
632 C.E.
Muhammad dies.
Fasting
During Ramadan, ninth month of the year, muslims fast from dawn to dusk to show them their spiritual needs aren't greater then their physical needs.
Hajj/ Pilgrimage
Muslim performed this at least once. Pilgrimage wore identical clothes to show they stand as equals before Allah.
Umma
Muslim religious community.
613
Muhammad started preaching.
610 C.E.
Gabriel spoke to muhammad "to recite" Allah's words.
Allah
God
Muhammad
the Arab prophet who founded Islam (570-632)
Islam
Submission to the will of Allah
Muslim
One who has submitted
Hijrah
Muhammad's migration from Mecca to Medina
mosque
Muslim house of worship
hajj
pilgrimage to Mecca
Qur'an
the holy book of islam
Sunna
an Islamic model for living, based on the life and teachings of Muhammad
shari'a
Body of Islamic law