Named by Time magazine as one of the 100 most important innovators of the century, Tariq Ramadan is a leading Muslim scholar, with a large following especially among young European and American Muslims. Now, in his first book written for a wide audience, he offers a marvelous biography of the Prophet Muhammad, one that highlights the spiritual and ethical teachings of one of the most influential figures in human history. Here is a fresh and perceptive look at Muhammad, capturing a life that was often eventful, gripping, and highly charged. Ramadan provides both an intimate portrait of a man wh
Encounter with the sacred Birth and education Personality and spiritual quest Revelation, knowledge The message and adversity Resistance, humility, and exile Trials, elevation, and hopes Hijrah Medina, life, and war Teachings and defeat Tricks and treason A dream, peace Coming home At home, over there Debtless In history, for eternity.
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