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Life Of Muhammad was a thoughtful and important series

Life Of Muhammad saw Rageh Omaar concluding a thorough and revealing series about a subject most of us don't know enough about.

read more 25.07.2011, Monday

The Life of Muhammad: a timeline

As the BBC series The Life of Muhammad, presented by Rageh Omaar, draws to a close, we take a look at the prophet's life.

read more 25.07.2011, Monday

Is Muhammad a force of good?

The Life of Muhammad: Part 1 aired recently on BBC 2, Nafe Anam looks at whether it redefines modern narratives around Islam and the Prophet.

read more 20.07.2011, Wednesday

Masters of Time: The Smith of Derby prayer clock

The idea for the Smith prayer clock came after the company’s chief designer, Kevin Litchfield, visited Saudi Arabia. There, he noted the Islamic devotion to time and that almost exclusively, prayer clocks were digital. “We don’t do digital, but make clocks that are pleasing to the eye,” he said.

read more 20.07.2011, Wednesday

The Life of Muhammad exposed our own ignorance

TV review: The Life of Muhammad: In this spy thriller with Rageh Omaar, a BBC journalist travelled to the Middle East to hunt down a religious leader whose appearance is unknown.
 

read more 19.07.2011, Tuesday

British Museum to stage exhibition dedicated to hajj pilgrimage

Collection will include historic and contemporary objects that 'journey to the heart' of Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca

read more 19.07.2011, Tuesday