Origins and Muhammad's early life
- Difficult early life because mother died when he was 6, went to Grandfathers and he died 2 years later so he went to his Uncle.
- Grew up as a shepherd and became a merchant with his Uncle.
- 40 when he got his first vision
- Preached the teachings of Allah but the public had a negative reaction and ran Muhammad out of town.
- He and some followers…