Islam is known to be a religion of peace and humanity. It is the first of major religions in the world. It is spread among the third world nation of Middle East and deems to be the most dominant religion there. What is Islam? The simple notion of Islam is the oneness of God, to believe that Allah is one and Muhammad (PBUH) is the messenger of God. It is the religion most nearest to Allah Almighty; It tells that Allah is the sole ruler of this universe, Allah sent his final revelation to his beloved Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Muslims are there to obey his order and commandments, Muslims are the submitters to Allah’s will.
Before the Islam
Before Islam, people of Arab used to worship stars, gods, fire, etc. they were known to be animistic polytheism. They carved their gods and worshiped them. Islam is the religion of Muslims, a religion that has no boundaries when it comes to love, humanity, faith and humanity. It is the religion of Allah Almighty who is God of humanity not restricted to certain tribe and race or nation.
Allah has created the sense of consciousness, through which the soul could judge that what is right and what is wrong, He developed feelings to sentiments to be good to other beings. In order to spread His religion, Allah sent messengers to take care of his religion and spread it at every nuke and corner. All messengers of Allah are mortals, human beings, and Allah chose each one of them for certain task and to teach humanity.
Quran is the major book that keeps keen importance in Islam, a book that has been sent 14oo years ago to tell mankind that Allah is the only power in this universe. Quran has certain unique facts and properties that will shock not only believers but non-believers too. A Muslim has a firm believe in all the revelations sent by Allah and all the scriptures that has been sent before. After research and study, it has been found that Quran is the only book that is still in original form, nothing has been changed throughout these years.
To get into Islam there are certain boundaries to follow, it is important for a Muslim to believe in Oneness on God, to have faith in Al the messengers of Allah and to believe in the angels of God, a day of judgment.
Islam and Quran
The main purpose of life in Islam is to worship God. It does not mean that a person spends his entire life in meditation and isolation. The point here is to obey Allah’s commands and have strong faith in them and not to run away from them. Worshipping in a sense to obey him, to love Him, to run life accordingly, to follow His massager’s path, to do good to people and shun evil deeds.
To have faith in Islam is to believe in His prophets and Quran because both the Quran and life of Prophet Muhammad are the basic source of knowledge in Islam.