Topic Progress:

– learn about the Islamic teachings regarding respect for living Creatures

– discover that all living creatures are signs of Allah and that to gain knowledge of these living creatures is to increase our faith in Allah.

– understand that only true faith in Allah as the Creator and Cherisher of all living creatures can engender in the hearts of people respect and concern for everything created

– recognize that the holy Prophet Muhammad [s] loved and showed great respect to all living creatures and that we too must do the same

– discover that animals too feel fear and sadness.

– learn that not only are we required to care for all living creatures but in turn they too benefit us.