What did the Prophet Muhammad look like?

by admin on October 13, 2012

What did the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, look like? This can be a controversial question for some. In Islam, it is forbidden that any statues, drawing, or other representations of the Prophet Muhammad be made. This does not mean, however that descriptions of the Prophet Muhammad do not exist, or that discussing his [...]

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The Prophet Muhammad’s Wifes

October 13, 2012

The Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, had many wives. This is a source of controversy, as most marriages are now monogamous. However, in the Middle East and across the world having multiple wives was common practice at the time Muhammad’s life. This was often due to the fact that young men tended to die [...]

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The Prophet Muhammad the Moderate

October 13, 2012

According to just about every biography the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, was undoubtedly a moderate. As a messenger of God and a messenger of peace Muhammad urged people to respect one another and to learn to tolerate people with different views. There are numerous quotes of Muhammad demonstrating his moderate nature. For example, [...]

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The Miracles of the Prophet Muhammad

October 13, 2012

The Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, was a messenger and Prophet of the one true God. During his lifetime Muhammad performed many miracles, confirming his status as a messenger of God. While his greatest miracle was the Quran itself, he also performed many other miracles, confirmed by outside parties. Muhammad was particularly well known [...]

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The Last Sermon of the Prophet Muhammad

October 13, 2012

Delivered on March 9, 632AD the Last Sermon of the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, was a universal speech directed not just at Muslims but all of mankind and urged people to follow the way of the one true God. He repeatedly referred not just to “Muslims” but to the “people” and urged his [...]

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The Forgiveness of Muhammad Shown to Non-Muslims

October 13, 2012

Islam is a religion of peace and the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, urged compassion and understanding. The Prophet also argued for religious tolerance and racial equality. While the Prophet urged all people to accept Islam and the word of the one true God, he did not believe that people should be forced into [...]

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What was the Prophet Muhammad’s message of peace?

October 13, 2012

Islam is a peaceful religion that advocates for tolerance, compassion, and respect. Islam is also a religion of equality as we are all God’s creations and as such are all deserving of respect. Islam taught respect among all races, between female and male, and between adult and child. Islam also preached compassion and tolerance for [...]

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How Many Children Did Muhammad Have?

October 13, 2012

This topic is a bit controversial, with different sources arguing over how many children the Prophet had. The problem appears to stem from the fact that Muhammad, peace be upon him, married several women who had children from previous marriages. This has led to debates around whether certain children were children of the Prophet or [...]

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How did the Prophet Muhammad receive his teachings?

October 13, 2012

Muhammad, peace be upon him, was a Prophet and Messenger of God. As such, Muhammad received his messages through the angel Gabriel. The angel Gabriel is the primary messenger between God and humanity and had communicated with the previous messengers of the one true God. Over the course of 23 years the angel Gabriel revealed [...]

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How did the Prophet Muhammad Die?

October 13, 2012

The Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, died in Medina on June 8th 632 AD from a high-fever. Muhammad fell ill, suffering from head pains and a high fever and eventually succumbed to this illness, dying in his wife, Aisha’s, arms. He instructed his wife to donate his last Earthly goods, a mere seven coins, [...]

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