"Revelation is a game changer for both teachers and students of the prophetic biography." Usama Canon, Ta'leef Collective
"Many biographies of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) have appeared in recent years. None, however, display the scholarly depth, methodological precision and factual clarity of Meraj Mohiuddin's, Revelation: The Story of Muhammad (pbuh)." Imam Zaid Shakir, Zaytuna College
"Revelation: The Story of Muhammad is the first biography of the Prophet that I've read that brings it all together - there is something in there for everyone." Imam Suhaib Webb, Ella Collins Institute
"The book is clear, eminently accessible, and based on some of the best Western scholarship on the life of the Prophet." Dr. Sherman Jackson, University of Southern California
"Looking over this text was akin to seeing the internet for the first time." Ubaydallah Evans, American Learning Institute for Muslims
Imagine a single resource that allows you to explore the Prophet Muhammad's life in extraordinary clarity and detail. And imagine this resource was easily accessible to everyone, so that children, scholars, busy professionals, students, and even casual readers can all learn and benefit.
In Revelation: The Story of Muhammad Meraj Mohiuddin draws on 8 of the most influential works of prophetic biography in English. These include Saf'iur Rahmad Al-Mubarakpuri, Martin Lings, W. Montgomery Watt, Hamza Yusuf, Karen Armstrong, Tariq Ramadan, Reza Aslan, and Adila Salahi.
Revelation is designed to help readers remember the smallest details of the Prophet's life without losing sight of the big picture. The book includes:
Timeline of the Prophet's lifetime, used throughout the text and along the side of every page for easy reference
Concise description of major events, with relevant excerpts from biographers
Over 400 verses from the Qur'an, presented in approximate chronological order
Clean and simple visual aids including maps, family trees, and diagrams
Glossary of names and biographies of over 350 salient individuals in the life of Muhammad
Revelation presents a wide variety of respected scholarly viewpoints on the story of Muhammad and Qur'anic revelation. It brings the Qur'an into the forefront by weaving verses from the Qur'an into an authentic narrative of Muhammad's life.
Revelation is designed for readers who are interested in understanding the historical and scriptural context of the Qur'an and how it was revealed. Readers of every level and every faith will learn and benefit from Revelation.