Legacy of Peace
For the First Time in History,
This "Legacy of Peace" video documentary, uniquely explores the true nature of Islam and unfolds many of its inner-dimensions. It dispels many myths and brushes off the ignorance towards this faith.
Listen to the experts from the world’s three major religions with chronological Time-lines, CGI Animated Maps and Graphics, Footage featuring scenes from around the world and Original works of art, explain:
• Islam’s peaceful concepts and principles as the events of the rise of Islam unfold in the early 600 AD.
• With rationality and wisdom, how Prophet Muhammad established peace and uprooted violence.
• The grounds behind the marriages of Prophet Muhammad.
Observe the many scientific contributions of early Muslims that were the catalyst of the beginning of the Renaissance in Europe. Find out how true faith, rationality and love can bring people together and create a more conducive environment for all.
Part1: Introduction to Islam
Common Ground, Collaboration, The beginning of the Revelation and the rise of Islam, Continuity of the messages of God, The Qur'an and the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad, Muslims under torture and execution, Peaceful approaches to violence, Collaboration between Muslims and Christians, Christians and Jews in the Qur'an, and The siege of Muslims and a genuine Christian act.
Part 2: Outstanding Achievements through Peace
Muhammad's endeavor and journeys, The Constitution of Medina, The social and urban development of the city State vs. religion, The Meccans attack the Muslims in Medina, No compulsion in religion, Interpretation of the verses of the Holy Qur'an, The meaning of the word "Jihad", War is dreadful / Reconciliation and diplomacy, and Muhammad’s marriages.
Part 3: Building on Rationality
Denouncing terrorism, The rationale behind the Islamic Law and the penal system, Diplomacy and communication, Fraternity of all people, The Muslim leader, Saladin and the Crusaders and, status of women in Islam and Limitation of polygamy
Part 4: Muslim Contributions / Faith at Work
Early Muslims' contributions to the world, Invention of the Clock, Establishing world wide trade, Ship building, navigation and geography, Invention of the check and municipal administration, The birth of the sciences and the Renaissance, Islam and the West, Rationale for coexistence and The Legacy of Peace.