They Asked Me to Draw Muhammad… So I Did.

// May 21st, 2010 // Announcements, Blog

My submission to Draw Muhammad Day.


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The hand-drawn illustration is a combination of Arabic & English, spelling the name “Muhammad”. The text are quotes from several authentic narrations describing the physical attributes of the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him [props to the Chill Yo Islam Yo blog].

Who speaks better than someone who calls people to God, does what is right, and says, “I am of those devoted to God”? Good and evil cannot be equal. [Prophet], repel evil with what is better and your enemy will become as close as an old and valued friend. But only those who are steadfast in patience, only those who are blessed with great righteousness, will attain such goodness.

Qur'an, 41:33-35

8 Responses to “They Asked Me to Draw Muhammad… So I Did.”

  1. mehak says:

    salaamualaikum! this is so so awesome, and what a terrific idea mA. good for you :) sensibility goes a million times further than anger and hatred.

  2. hfm says:

    This is an awesome idea! :D

  3. 'liya says:

    I love it! I like how you approached this and I hope many get to see it :)

  4. amatullah92 says:

    This is really nice mashaAllah! May Allah reward you abundantly

  5. Faiza says:

    Excellent!

  6. iMuslim says:

    JazakumAllah khair for your kind comments everyone.

    I think it’s clear that the descriptions of the Prophet are what make the piece ‘impressive’; my input was negligible. Sallalahu ‘alayhi wa salam.

  7. Inal says:

    I love the ingenuity of it! Bravo!!! Ma’sha Allah!

  8. Leena S says:

    wow, that was a very creative, intelligent idea

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