Islam

2nd Most Popular Religion In The World

Muhammad

While meditating he received revelations from Allah.

Messages were received by the angel Gabriel.

After teaching for three he only 30 followers.

He later became a religious and political leader of the city of Madinah.

He put together a military force and returned to Makkah and converted most of the city.

Islam Was Founded In The Year 610.

Islam means~ "Surrender" or "Submission" - Submission to the will of God

Islamic people worship Allah.

Allah~ Arabic for "God"

Quran~ The Holy book of Islam

It is believed to be the direct word of God.

Today 22% of the world are followers of Islam.

There are many terrorist groups fueled by this religion.

Osama bin Laden for example was Islamic. He founded the group Al-Qaeda.

Al-Qaeda was the terrorist group that attacked the world trade center.