Muhammad (arabic: مُحمّد pronounced c 570 ce - 8 june 632 ce) was the founder of islam according to islamic doctrine, he was a prophet and god's messenger, sent to present and confirm the monotheistic teachings preached previously by adam, abraham, moses, jesus, and other prophets. Since we have no evidence that muhammad received any of his revelations from god, we can only conclude that muhammad was a false prophet, and that anyone who wants to follow the truth will have to look somewhere other than islam. 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. Ezekiel was a biblical prophet and priest of ancient israel who was the subject and in part the author of an old testament book that bears his name prophet, priest biography.
Muhammad is the prophet and founder of islam born in mecca in 570, most of his early life was spent as a merchant at age 40, he began to have revelations from allah that became the basis for the. See stephen j shoemaker,the death of a prophet: the end of muhammad's life and the beginnings of islam, page 248, university of pennsylvania press, 2011. Muhammad is the founder and chief prophet of islam and the source for the quran muhammad - whose name means highly praised - was born in mecca in 570 ad his father died shortly before his birth, and he lost his mother at the age of six.
I bought armstrong's book about muhammad in 2003, after reading her short book about the history of islam i liked that book, as it covered the main topics about islam quite well, so i thought i would enjoy reading her previous, longer book about the founder of that religion: muhammad - a biography of the prophet. This book is about a biography of prophet muhammad (pbuh) the biography of the prophet is a very noble and exalted subject by which muslims learn about the rise of islam, and how prophet muhammad (pbuh) was chosen by allah to receive the divine revelation. Muhammad's birth and infancy muhammad was born in the year 570 in the town of mecca, a mountain town in the high desert plateau of western arabia his name derives from the arabic verb hamada. With his wife's influence and support, muhammad proclaimed himself a prophet in the same lineage as abraham and jesus, and began trying to convert those around him to his new religion he narrated the quran to those who believed him, telling them that it was the word of allah (heard only by himself, of course.
The most accurate biography of prophet muhammad in recent years is the people vs muhammad, you will find intriguing truths based on academic studies of the man's character, life and creation of islam and its doctrine. The prophet muhammad (peace and blessing be upon him) is a central figure in the life and faith of muslims the story of his life is filled with inspiration, trials, triumphs, and guidance for people of all ages and times. A life of the prophet muhammad by bestselling religious writer karen armstrong most people in the west know very little about the prophet muhammad the acclaimed religious writer karen armstrong has written a biography which will give us a more accurate and profound understanding of islam and the people who adhere to it so strongly.
Life of prophet muhammad is an android app covering the full biography of muhammad pbuh muhammad pbuh is the last prophet of allah (rasool allah) which is why it is obligatory for every muslim to know every aspect of his life. The prophet muhammad is a hero for all mankind in his lifetime he established a new religion, islam a new state, the first united arabia and a new literary language, the classical arabic of the qur'an, for the qur'an is believed to be the word of god revealed to muhammad by the angel gabriel a.
The prophet muhammad the prophet muhammad is the founder of islam he is known as the messenger of god to people of the islamic faith muhammad lived a rough life but he also changed people's lives. Muhammad, a biography of the prophet, by karen armstrong, tells the story of the prophet muhammad and how the religion of islam came into existence at this time, christianity and judaism had developed and had a form of written scripture. Muhammad: a biography of the prophet is a biography of muhammad by the british religion writer and lecturer karen armstrong, published by gollancz in 1991 overview the book gives a comparison between the three major monotheistic religions of islam, christianity and judaism. The life of the prophet muhammad (peace and blessings of allah be upon him) 3 how it all began nearly four thousand years ago, in the sumerian town of ur in the valley of the river euphrates, lived a young man named abraham.