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what are hills of sand shaped by the wind sand dunes
what is a fertile area in a dessert oaisis
what des it mean to be settled sedentary
what is a group of traders that travel together caravan
what is a market or bazaar souk
who is Muhammad Muhammad is the founder of Islam he spread Islams teachings of people of Arabia his teachings made up the Qu'ran
what is islam the messages Muhammad received form the basis of the religion
what is a follower of Islam called Muslim
what is the holy book of Islam Qur'an
what is a shrine a shrine is a place at which people worship a saint or god
what is a pilgrimage a journey to a sacred place
what is a mosque a mosque is a building for Muslim prayer
what is jihad jihad which means "to make an effort, or to struggle"
what does the Sunnah refer to the Sunnah refers to the way Muhammad lived, which provides model for the duties and the way of life expected of Muslims
what are the five pillars of Islam the five pillars of Islam, which are five acts of worship required of all Muslims
who is Abu Bakr Abu Bakr is the first caliph, he ruled the Muslim world after Muhammad's death
what is caliph caliph a title that Muslims use for the highest leader of Islam
what is acceptance acceptance is tolerance
what are slave soldiers who converted to Islam and became fierce fighters slaved solders, called JANISSARIES, converted to Islam and became fierce fighters
what is a Ottoman leader a Ottoman leader is a Sultan
who is Mehmed ll Mehmed 11 is the Ottoman sultan, he defeated the byzantine empire in 1453
who was the Ottoman ruler, he governed the empire at its hight Suleyman 1
what women usually had to live apart from men in the area of a household called what harem
who were Muslims who thought that only members of Muhammad's family could become caliphs the Shia
who didn't think caliphs had to be related to Muhammad as long as as long as they were good Muslims and strong leaders over time religious differences developed between two groups as well the Sunni
what is Sufism teaches that people can find God's love by having a personal relationship wit god
what are patrons sponsors
what is a minaret a narrow tower from which Muslims are called to prayer
what is calligraphy decorative writing
who is Ibn Battutah he is a Muslim traveler and writer, he visited Africa, India, China, and Spain
who is Omar Khayyam Sufi poet, mathematician, and astronomer. he wrote the Rubaiyat
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