Islam is the name of the last sacred religion which the Almighty God sent down to His last prophet, Muhammad
The birthplace of the prophet of Islam, Muhammad (pbuh) and Islam was the Arabian Peninsula in the Middle East with Arabic language. That is why its name is an Arabic word. The word ‘
In other words, obedience and submission to God is the common spirit of all of the religions and exclusive regulations which belong to each religion are bodies of them. Although the bodies of the religions might differ
No religion has been sent down from
Indeed, Islam confirms all the previous prophets and their religions and counts this confirmation as an essential part of Islamic belief.
The purpose of Islam, like all of the other sacred religions, is to help humankind reach the real happiness and due to the point that Islam is the last religion as its prophet is the last prophet of the prophetic chain in a way that no one will be sent to the people anymore as a messenger from God it contains the most complete and the most comprehensive program to provide human being with felicity.
This program contains three general parts: beliefs, ethics, and regulations. Some of the Islamic teachings, like all of the other divine religions, are connected with rules and regulations, which are called ‘Shariah’, to which every believer must be in obedience on every occasion and in every place.
The second part, which is called ethics, teaches the ways of acquiring stable moral virtues, those which cause good deeds to be performed easily by the possessor of them. The third part, which is the most important,
According to the Islamic teachings, ethics and regulations will not be accepted without truthful beliefs nor can anyone reach felicity without them.