PROPHET MUHAMMAD AND 12 LEADERS (IMAMS)
This exhibit will focus on the Prophet Muhammad and the prominent leaders of the Shia Ithna Ashari school. The focus will be on their characteristics, their contributions to Islam, and their diverse influences on modern science, justice, government, and their inclusion of various marginalized groups into Muslim society. It will highlight Lady Fatima , the Prophet’s daughter, as an exemplary woman in Islam. It will also discuss the connections between Islam and other Abrahamic faiths, and the Shia belief in the living leader, the Mahdi .