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Unformatted text preview: This came through a revelation appearing on a piece of cloth which he was skeptical of at first but after talking about it with his friends and family realized it was a true sign from Allah. Muslims follow the 5 pillars of Islam which is the code they live by. Prayer, charity, creed, fasting during Ramadan, and pilgrimage are the 5 pillars. When Muhammad died there was confusion over who would be his successor. The caliphs did, and the Muslim faith grew rapidly, and expanded from Arabia into Asia and Europe....
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course RSTD 203 taught by Professor Schweig during the Spring '08 term at Christopher Newport University.
- Spring '08