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Unformatted text preview: 5. Khadija owner of the caravan, became his wife, 40-25, had 2 sons and 4 daughters 6. He was a seeker of truth 7. Angel Gabriel told him to recite a. Refused b. Koran (Quran) Holy Scripture meaning the recitings 8. He shared his message and beliefs with the people of Mecca they refused it 9. Went to Medina 10. Led pilgrimages to Mecca opposed by the people of Mecca 11. In 630 conquered Mecca and cleansed the Kaaba 12. In 632 he died of ill health D. The Five Pillars of Islam 1. witness There is no god but Allah, and Muhammad is his Messenger 2. daily prayers 5 times a day 3. fasting during Ramadan no food, drink, sexual relations, and smoking 4. almsgiving 2.5% 5. pilgrimage to Mecca E. Mosque worship center...
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