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How Did Prophet Muhammad Spread Islam to Humanity?

Short Answer: Basically, by word of mouth. Prophet Muhammad spread Islam, first and foremost, by being an excellent example. He also made sure to teach his companions how to be good teachers, and he taught them how to spread Islam effectively. Asalamu Alaikum Fawaz, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. God sent Muhammad, …

My Brother Doesn't Believe in Allah

My Brother Doesn't Believe in Allah

In this counseling answer: “Many people simply do not understand why Muslims must pray “all the time”. Therefore, for him to realize its importance, you need to take it one step at a time. Do not force him. Stop asking him to pray all together. Try indirect means of attracting his attention.” As-Salamu ‘Alaikum dear …

How the Prophet Treated New Muslims

How the Prophet Treated New Muslims

We all like this moment, when a brother or sister enters the masjid on a Friday, and announces the shahada (declaration of faith), and the whole masjid start saying “Takbir, Allahu Akbar”. I cannot deny that this is such an amazing moment, to witness someone who just found the right path, and took that extra step …

12 Prophetic Methods of Education

It is reported in the biography of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) that he sent messages to different kings and leaders in a way to spread the Word of Allah and disseminate the message of Islam. Among the then world leaders who received such noble messages was Caesar, the Roman Emperor. In …

Education, Transmission of Message & Muslim Identity

In this series: Identity & Culture Faith and Understanding Education and Transmission  Action, Participation and Muslim Identity in Western Context Faith (iman) is a pledge (amaana), and Muslims are required to pass this amana on to their children and those close to them and, as we have already explained, to bear witness to it before …

Relevance before Religion: The Meccan Prophet (PBUH)`

Relevance before Religion: The Meccan Prophet (PBUH)

In the 40 years prior to Prophethood, the Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, was famously known by the people of Makkah as Al-Amin – The Trustworthy One. Through his character, he was relevant in the most significant way. Usama Canon explains the responsibility Muslims have today. We need to be relevant in our …

Invite Christians

How to Invite Christians to Islam Without Quoting Quran?

Salam Dear Sarah, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. You have raised a number of important queries in your question, which are: How can we help Christians to realize the falseness – according to Islam – of some of their basic beliefs, e.g. that Jesus was sent for salvation of …

First Ambassador of Islam: Why Mus`ab?

First Ambassador of Islam: Why Mus`ab?

The amount of action and the amazing stories that took place during the hijrah grabbed the attention away from the roles played by some Companions before the hijrah and away from the hijrah scene. I want to take you back 3 years before the hijrah when the Prophet was going around the camps for the …

Adhan With IIC Sweden

Adhan With IIC Sweden

One way of spreading dawah is like what the IIC Sweden is doing. Performing beautiful adhan in the streets of Sweden!

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