ISLAM: EMPIRE OF FAITH (VIDEO DOCUMENTARY)
PART I: THE MESSENGER
View: Islam, Empire of Faith (PBS) Part I: The Messenger
What were the social, cultural and religious conditions in pre-Islamic Arabia?
What were the principal e
Chapter 11 Notes
PEOPLE OF THE FLAME:
Iran + Zoroastrians
Founder: Zarathustra (Experiential)
o Born 660 BCE - Dies at 72 (588 BCE). Had his transformation at 30 like other
o Wrote Seventeen Hymns ca
Islam teaches the importance of both belief and practice; one is insufficient without the other
(except for some Sufis). The following six beliefs are those that are commonly held by Muslims, as
laid out in the Quran and hadith.
Six Major Beliefs