Hazrat Muhammad SAW

prophet of Islam Alternate titles: Aḥmad, Abu al-Qassim Muhammad ibn Abd Allah ibn Abd al-Mutale ibn Hashmi Muhammad, in full Abu al-Qassim Muhammad ibn Abd Allah ibn Abd al-Mutale ibn Hashmi, born c. 570, Mecca, Arabia now in Saudi Arabia—died June 8, 632, Medina), the founder of Islam and the proclaimer of the Quran. Muhammad is traditionally said to have been born in 570 in Mecca and to have died in 632 in Medina, where he had been forced to emigrate to with his adherents in 622. The Quran yields little concrete biographical information about the Islamic Prophet: it addresses an individual messenger of God, whom a number of verses call Muhammad e.g., 3:144, and speaks of a pilgrimage sanctuary that is associated with the valley of Mecca and the Kasbah e.g., 2:124–129, 5:97, 48 Read More