Islam: the emergence and establishment of world religion
Today there are more than 800 millionadherents of such a world religion as Islam. The emergence of this belief occurred in the distant seventh century AD, but so far it has not lost its popularity and is still relevant. In the way this religion appeared, we will understand now.
History of the emergence of Islam
This religion has gone a long way in its development.Submission, dedication to the will of Allah - that's what the word "Islam" means in translation. The emergence of this religion is associated with the name of Muhammad, considered one of the prophets of God. The real name of this person is Ubu-il-Kassim. Muhammad is not a one-of-a-kind prophet. Muslims revere well-known and in Orthodoxy Noah, Abraham, Moses, John and even Jesus Christ. Muhammad is considered the greatest of the prophets and the last of them. In this case, the emergence and spread of Islam is considered the only true way to continue the Old Testament teaching.
Life of Muhammad
The founder of this Muslim teachingHe was born in the seventh century AD, at an age when polytheism and idolatry were the dominant beliefs of the Arab people. Ancient Arabs worshiped a multitude of gods,
After the death of Khadija's wife, who fully supported Muhammad and his religion, the prophet was forced to flee from his usual
Development of beliefs
Followers of Muhammad attached to their religionSyria, Egypt, Jerusalem, Persia and Mesopotamia, north-western India and part of Europe. At present, Islam is a powerful organizing force in the Arab countries and their main belief.