The holy Mosque of Makkah Click for a visit, See also, Madinah

Islam is a religion of peace and order. Contrary to what many acts of violence by extremist groups may convey, Islam never encourages or tolerates the killing, kidnapping and oppressing of the innocent. The Quran teaches that the killing of one innocent equals the killing of all people.

The main stream of Islam is the Sunnite, which accounts for approximately 95% of all Muslims. Then there are other groups like the Shiite who live mainly in Iran and Iraq, Azerbaijan, and makes minorities in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia , Pakistan., and Syria. To better understand Islam and the Muslims click here for answers to the most frequently asked questions.

For more information on Islam, you may check the following sources:

  Live Prayers from the Holy Mosque of Makkah

 Islamic Electronic Greeting Cards

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