Dig deep into the Islam and Judaism religion
A Harrison White Publication
Features a map showing where Islam and Judaism are most populaur
RELIGIONS ACROSS THE GLOBE
A spinning top
t that Jewish people
play with during Hanukah.
The characters written on each
side are written in Hebrew.
The Star and the Crescent was adopted by the Islamic people. It actually represents a polytheistic icon. Before an Islamic icon it was a symbol that belonged to the Ottoman Empire.
The Star and Crescent Allah
DRADLE David Star MENORAH
The Star of David is the most well known Jewish symbol. It is named after King David who was believed to have a star on his shield.
Allah is Islam's god. This is not just the gods symbol. In script that is what it looks like.
Green is the official color of Islam. This is because green has to do with life. The Islam Holy books mention green a few times.
The menorah is the oldest symbol representing Judaism. It is a seven branched candle holder.
Venn diagram comparing Judaism and Islam
Q: Where do Jewish and Muslim people worship?
A: Jewish people worship in a synagogue. Muslims (Islamics) worship in mosques.
Q: Who started Islam and Judiasm? What gods do they worship?
A: Abraham is the father of Judiasm. They call their god Yaweh. The last prophet (person who preaches and speaks to god) Muhammad was the founder of Islam.
History of Judaism and Islam
Q: Are Judaism and Islam monotheistic or polytheistic? How do you know?
A: They are both monotheistic because they only believe in one god.
Q: When and where was Judaism and Islam established?
A: Judaism was established in Israel, in 1000 B.C. Islam started in the Arabian Peninsula, in 650 A.D.
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Rites of Passage and Ceremonies
Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah
These ceremonies celebrate a boy or girl going into adulthood in the Jewish religion. It takes place when the boy or girl is age 12. The person will read a script from the Torah. This is thier first act of adulthood
This is important event for Muslims. They travel to the city Mecca on foot. This is an act of what happened when Muhammad preached for the final time. Every Islam tries to do this at least once in any stage of thier life.