The Islamic world—history, beliefs, and culture
Countries with the largest Muslim populations
Introduction to Islam
Islam, one of the three major monotheistic faiths . . .
The five pillars of Islam
Muhammad: Prophet of Islam
His life and call to prophecy
Glossary of Islam
Important figures, branches, and traditions
Islam in America
Muslims move to the mainstream
Major Islamic Holidays
Muharram, Mawlid al-Nabi, Eid al-Fitr, and Eid al-Adha
Islamic Holidays, 2010–2016
Dates for Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr, and more
The month of fasting
The annual pilgrimage to Mecca
The following are all prophets in Islam except . . .
The Islamic World
There are more than 1 billion Muslims worldwide, fewer than one fifth of whom are Arab. Indonesia has the largest Muslim population in the world.
Islamic History and Culture
Philosophy, Literature, and Art of the Islamic World
- Did you know?
- For more than a billion Muslims around the world, Ramadan is a "month of blessing" marked by prayer, fasting, and charity.