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Life of Muhammad

Life of Muhammad

This series charts the extraordinary story of a man who, in little more than 20 years, changed the world forever. In a journey that is both literal and historical, host Rageh Omaar travels to the place of Muhammad's birth to retrace the actual footsteps of the Prophet, from his humble beginnings in Mecca to his struggles with accepting his Prophetic role; from his flight to Medina and the founding of the first Islamic constitution to his subsequent military and political successes and failures -- through to his death and his legacy.

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  • The Seeker (#101)

    A look at the world into which Muhammad was born and the profound impact of his first revelations. [56 minutes]

  • The Holy Wars (#102)

    Muhammad's Night Journey to Jerusalem, his departure from Mecca and other key events are examined. [56 minutes]

  • The Holy Peace (#103)

    Key events during the later part of Muhammad's life, including Shari'a and jihad, are investigated. [56 minutes]

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