The founder of Islam, From Mecca. Ran a caravan business. An angel spoke to him while he was meditating in a cave.
( the conquerer) Ottoman leader who conquered constantinople.
d Mughal leader who united the MUHGAL EMPIRE because he was TOLERANT
Fierce warriors. slave soildiers in the ottoman empire. when they became muslim (after being christian) they were better soldiers.
First leader of Islam after Muhammed's death.
Holy book of Islam guidelines for Moral behavior.
The written record of muhammed's words and actions. Basis of the sunnah.
the basis of Islamic law, comes from the Qur'an and sunnah
the Qur'an and the sunnah form the basis for Islamic Law
5 pillars of ISLAM
Five acts of worship required of all muslims
Wet fertile area in the dessert
the belif in many gods
The central teaching: ALLAH IS THE ONLY GOD, AND MUHAMMED IS HIS PROPHET.
the inner struggle people go through in an effort to obey god, and obey in the islamic ways.
The most holy city of islam
Muslims who believe that the caliph does not have to be related to muhammed, as long as they are good leaders.
Muslims who think the caliphs have to be direct descendents of Muhammed.
The title used by Parisian kings.
people who travel from place to place.
building for muslim prayer.
Title given to Islam's highest leader.
1. common feature of muslim achetecture
2. where muslims are called to prayer.
most sacred place where muslims went to honor gods , It is now the most sacred place for Muslims.
a holy month in Islam
Location of the arabian penninsula
the southwest corner of asia
Why is arabia considered "the crossroads"?
d trade routes linking AFRICA ASIA AND EUROPE pass through it.
because the rich merchants ignored the plight of the poor, he went off to meditate. he went to a cave, and while he was meditating an angel spoke to him, " there is one god, ALLAH, and Muhammed is his prophet."
a group of traders that travel together
The most important factor for the spread of Islam
Reason the Muhgal Empire ended
their tolerant religious policies changed, and the people revolted.