Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, is arguably the most striking example on how extreme perceptions of an individual can be polarized. While adored by millions of adherents, Muhammad is also defamed as a beacon for violence.

How can we clear off the stigma on the otherwise the most beloved of God? How can we inspire the hearts of Muslims everywhere?

It is our pleasure to announce the first annual reading contest on the life of the Prophet. Organized by Path of the Prophet Foundation, the contest will be conducted in the United States and Canada in April 2016.

The contest features Muhammad, the Messenger of God: An Analysis on the Life of the Prophet, a bestseller worldwide. This momentous volume has touched hearts and minds of thousands of readers from around the world with beautiful analysis of the Prophet in today’s world. The book endeavors to philosophize on a unique historiography of a life dedicated to the service and welfare of all. It also highlights the Prophet’s various aspect as a devoted servant of God in his privacy with the divine, as a husband, a father, an educator, and a leader.

The Prophet’s life is a source of unparalleled empowerment, vision, inspiration, and hope. Let us learn about the person who served as the perfect role model for humanity. By joining the contest, we can finally answer the question: Who is Muhammad?