islam - Medina, & Jerusalem-Muhammad was born...

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The Beliefs of Islam: I.S.L.A.M.I.C. I . Islam’s holy book = Koran “Koran” can also be spelled “Qu’ran” S. Started in Middle East (Saudi Arabia) L . Laws = the Five Pillars of Islam 1. Faith in Allah 2. Prayer (5 times daily ----- toward Mecca) 3. Alms 4. Fasting during Ramadan 5. Pilgrimage (to Mecca) A. Allah = Islamic name for God “Allah” in Arabic -followers of Allah are Muslims M . Muhammad = founder -his teachings are written in Koran
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I . Islam is monotheistic Q: What other two religions are monotheistic? C . Cities (holy): Mecca, Medina, & Jerusalem -Muhammad was home of Kaaba C . Cities (holy): Mecca,
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Unformatted text preview: Medina, & Jerusalem-Muhammad was born in Mecca & home of Kaaba-Muhammad started Islam in Medina C . Cities (holy): Mecca, Medina, & Jerusalem-Muhammad was born in Mecca & home of Kaaba-Muhammad started Islam in Medina-Muhammad left for heaven from Jerusalem Q: Jerusalem is a holy city for what other religion? Q: Why will this cause a problem? Jihad-Holy war - dying for Allah = go to heaven Q: How would jihad help Muslims in battle? Reflection: How is Islam similar or different to the other religions weve studied?...
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This note was uploaded on 01/11/2012 for the course HISTORY US History taught by Professor Bevington during the Spring '09 term at Franklin Pierce.

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