"The Religion of Islam"
IntroductionIn this chapter, you have read about the countries of Southwest Asia. The major religion throughout this region is Islam. The prophet Muhammad began to preach the religion of Islam in A.D. 613. When he died in 632, most of the people of the Arabian Peninsula had converted to this new religion. One hundred years after his death, Islam had spread throughout most of Southwest Asia and across North Africa. Today, with followers from North America to Southeast Asia, Islam continues to grow.
Destination Title: Religion of Islam Home Page
Note: Clicking on the link above will launch a new browser window. Need help using your browser for this activity? Click here for tips.
DirectionsStart at the Religion of Islam home page.
explore our Web site. To report a technical problem with this Web site, please contact the