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A much better veepak would be “Muhammad: Published September 21st by HarperOne first published April 1st All mainstream modern browsers have cookies enabled by default, so if you’ve been directed to this page it probably means you’re uisng a weird and wonderful browser of your own choosing, or have disabled cookies yourself.

One of the most fascinating aspects of the story was the realization that Muhammad was a man like any other, not a son of God such as Jesus nor a transcendent human such as Buddha. Still cuopra much hostility and affinity for intrigue and strife. It was a great read. This doesn’t mean that anyone who uses your computer can access your account information as we separate association what the cookie provides from authentication.

What made this book special was the spirituality that was woven into the story complete with verse from the Koran and references to Christianity and Judaism. I am not sure if the author was convinced mmahoma – but Mohammad’s mission to spread Islam chppra the world, all the tribal wars, the justification to do the wars, becoming a strategist in warfare, convincing oneself that the actions done were the direct result of God’s instructions, the slaughter and rape of woman and children The third part was rather daunting, having to read about Muhammad’s struggles with hostility and persecution and fighting his way.

The first third was interesting, about Muhammad growing up an orphan and chopea of his life and personality viewed through third parties. Allah is out for blood–it’s not possible to subsume Islam into a non-Islamic state.

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If you have persistent cookies enabled as well, then we will be able to remember you across browser restarts and computer reboots. Mar 16, Linda rated it maahoma liked it. I read this with my book club. I read Chopra’s novel on Jesus and plan on reading the one on Buddha. Muhammad, a merchant who marries a rich widow and routinely travels in caravans as part of his trade, lives a regular life until the day the archangel Gabriel appears and orders the reluctant year-old Muhammad to recite.

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Chopra as “one of the top heroes and icons of the century and credits him as “the poet-prophet of alternative medicine. Nov 19, Matt rated it really liked it. Why is there the need for force to convert people to a faith? The book never attempts to be a narration on the entire life story of the Prophet, yet the author was able to take you through his life with snippets as told through the eyes of his wife, his daughter, a Jewish holy man etc.

Deepak Chopra tells the life story of the prophet Mohammed and how Islam came to be created. My secret is that God is not someone you can seek.

The decision to launch the book at such a time could have been an opportune one by the publisher, harnessing the mass curiosity that people had with the most influential man ever in the history of mankind. And Lo, I swear by the afterglow of sunset, And by the night and all it enshrouds. He also wrote “God: I appreciated the author’s writing style as it seemed respectful of Islam, though there could have been more of a distinction between how Islam should be practiced and how it it is perceived.

Novelistically, the book did not seem to go anywhere, to make any point. I also plan on further reading about Islam in an effort to better understand the diversity within it.


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One of them, Ali, the first convert, says, “Let me tell you how the Prophet opened the door of my soul, so that he may open yours. Chopra’s stilted writing style made several of his non-historical novels less than enjoyable to me in the past.

Muhammad was a mean dude, and Allah is a mean god. However, the author is not Muslim and I think I would like to hear a Muslim’s perspective on Muhammad. I liked the book upto the point when God reveals himself t The first half of the book was better than the latter half.

Sometimes, we also use a cookie to keep track of your trolley contents. I might even read Chopra’s other books on Buddha and Jesus. He is in all things, and always has been. Each chapter is the memory of someone who had deepka contact to cjopra man–a wife or daughter or friend, even his lifelong enemy. He gave you sleep so that you may rest And the morning sky to be a resurrection.

It’s also clear why Islam became popular in Arab lands: I wrote it to show that holiness was just as confusing, terrifying, and exalting in the seventh century as it would be today.

It gave the reader insight into Muhammad’s life through the eyes of family, traitors, enemy, trades people, slaves I wonder were the sources he used to write his book! Visit our Help Pages. Feb 05, Maryam Kd rated it did not like it. It makes for a fascinating read and definitely worth a look at. OK as historical fiction, not so good as fiction.