Islam (/ˈɪslɑːm/)[note 1] is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion teaching that there is only one God (Arabic: Allah), and that Muhammad is the messenger of God.[1][2]It is the world’s second-largest religion[3] with over 1.8 billion followers or 24% of the world’s population,[4] most commonly known as Muslims.[5] Muslims make up a majority of the population in 50 countries.[3] Islam teaches that God is merciful, all-powerful, and unique,[6] and has guided humankind through prophets, revealed scriptures and natural signs.[2][7] The primary scriptures of Islam are the Quran, viewed by […]


A blog (a truncation of the expression “weblog“)[1] is a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries (posts). Posts are typically displayed in reverse chronological order, so that the most recent post appears first, at the top of the web page. Until 2009, blogs were usually the work of a single individual,[citation needed] occasionally of […]