Islam

Where did Islam originate

The Islamic religion was started in Arabia. Arabia is in the southwest corner of Asia. Arabia is in a hot and dry area.

Who was the founder of Islam

Muhammad was the founder of islam. He was believed to be a profit. He was also born in the city of Mecca.

Common beliefs

They believe in the Five Pillars of Islam. They believe that Muhumad is the prophet. They beleive in one God, Allah. They beleive In the Qur'an, the holy book of Islam. They also believe that the world will have a definite beginning and end.

Where it Spread

Islam spread to many areas that Muslims took over. Trade also helped it spread. It spread to India, Africa, and Southeast Asia.