Top 5 sources to read correct history of Islam

history of Islam

history of IslamThere are many reasons why the typical Muslim needs to know the history of Islam. First of all, people need to know Islam’s history for educational purposes. It is basically a must for the typical Muslim to know the history of their religion and to know how their religion came into being, which is why they need to know Islam’s history. Secondly, people need to know Islam’s history for research and study based purposes. Many people want to study and research the history of the religion of Islam and want to find as much as they possibly can regarding the religion’s origins.

Why do people need to be selective when it comes to choosing a source which can help them read Islam’s correct history?

Many people wonder why they need to be extremely selective and choosy when choosing a source which they will be using to read Islam’s correct history. Well, the sole reason why that is so is that there are many, many sources which do not portray or depict the true or correct history of the religion of Islam. Such sources hide or edit some events, which is why their versions of Islam’s history are not at all correct. A person needs to make sure that they do not use such a source to read Islam’s correct history because if they do so, they will not be reading the correct history of the religion and instead, they will be reading a version which has been tampered with.

Top 5 sources using which a person can read history of Islam

Many people wonder what sources they can use to read the true or correct history of Islam. The following are the top 5 sources using which a person can read Islam’s correct history:

The Holy Quran

Being the purest and most unedited version of the history, origins and guidelines of Islam, the Holy Quran is the best source which a person can use to read Islam’s correct history. The history which a person reads and learns directly from the Holy Quran will without a doubt be the correct history of Islam.

The Ahadith

Although the history of the religion of Islam has not been clearly depicted in any of the collections of Ahadith in existence, there are still large chunks of Islam’s history in the form of some Ahadith.

Books on Islam’s history which have been written by renowned Islamic scholars

A person can also learn the true history of the religion of Islam by reading books on Islam’s history. However, a person needs to make sure that they only read the books which have been written by renowned Islamic scholars who do not belong to any specific sect.

Islamic forums and Muslim websites

A person can also learn the true history of the religion of Islam by consulting the most trustworthy of all the Islamic forums and Muslim websites in existence.

Islamic scholars

If all else fails, a person can simply consult an Islamic scholar who does not belong to any sect in order to learn the true or correct history of Islam.

What do you think are the top 5 sources using which a person can read Islam’s correct history?

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