Hello! Where we are right now is a hot, dry place. It is almost all desert and...
There are a few places with water and plants. They are called oasis.
We live in the Arabian Peninsula. It is in the western part of Asia and
It is surrounded by water. It is considered a subcontinent.
The leader of our religion, Muhamad tought us the five pillars of Islam.
some of these are teachings for Jews and Christians.
They are faith, prayer, charity, fasting, and Pilgrimage to mecca.
An important part of our religion is the Qu'arn and Sunnah. The Qu'arn talks about Muhamad's life, and the Sunnah talks about different things like teachings and such.
The cities and the trade routes just kept getting bigger. the trade routes spread all through Arabia, Persia, Turkey, India, Egypt, Yemen, and the water around Arabia. Merchants played a big role in the social structure because they brought new things in Arabia. They traded spices, textiles, paper, steel, and new crops.
The Muslim rule was expanding. There military won hard fought victories and there ruling area got larger. Non-Muslims accepted the Arabic language because it helped premote learning. Muslims learned from other cultures and helped spread knowledge to other parts of the world. Muslims learned mathematics from Greeks and Indians. doctors improved on ancient knowledge for different treatments and medicene. They learned paper making from the Chinese. Because of this, they wrote many beutiful kinds of books. Artists and craftspeople made decorative pieces of painting. They also diveloped a unique music of a mixture of Arabic and Spanish. They also used different maps to help map the world.