Saturday, March 7, 2009

Prophet Muhammad saw, the Prophet for all mankind

Prophet Muhammad (s) was born in 570 CE in Makkah (Bakka, Baca, Mecca). His father, Abdullah, died several weeks before his birth in Yathrib (Medinah) where he went to visit his father's maternal relatives. His mother died while on the return journey from Medinah at a place called ‘Abwa’ when he was six years old. He was raised by his paternal grandfather 'Abd al Muttalib (Shaybah) until the age of eight, and after his grandfather’s death by Abu Talib, his paternal uncle. 'Abd al Muttalib's mother, Salma, was a native of Medinah and he was born and raised as a young boy in Medinah before his uncle Muttalib brought him to Makkah to succeed him. Many years before Muhammad's birth, 'Abd al Muttalib had established himself as an influential leader of the Arab tribe ‘Quraish’ in Makkah and took care of the Holy sanctuary ‘Ka’bah’. Makkah was a city state well connected to the caravan routes to Syria and Egypt in the north and northwest and Yemen in the south. Muhammad was a descendant of Prophet Ismail through the lineage of his second son Kedar.
Ka'bah is the first house of worship built on earth for the worship of Allah, the One True God. It was re-built (raised from the existing foundation) by Prophets Ibrahim (Abraham) and Ismail (Ishmael). Allah is the proper name of the One True God, creator and sustainer of the universe, who does not have a partner or associate, and He did not beget nor was He begotten. Unlike the word god, the word Allah does not have a plural or gender. (By http://www.cyberistan.org/islamic/muhammad.html) (Picture moeflich.files.wordpress.com)

6 comments:

  1. may allah bless all of us

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  2. IQBAL SAYINGS are just true now that todays muslims have white thin blood in vein nobody damns care for about happends if they realy have LOVE for PROPHET MUHAMMAD (S.A.W) then upto now danmarks wahshi should be no long to live

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  3. assalam alekum thank you sir for ur beautiful and heart touching message for us by this we can spread our Islam in a better way thank you allot

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  4. WOW! Peace be Upon him!

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