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The Holy Prophet Muhammad Recognized, as a Great Law-Giver, by US Supreme Court in 1935

The Muslim Times

Originally collected by Dr. Abdul Alim, the Muslim Times’ Editor for Islam

Epigraph:

And We have sent thee (Muhammad) not but as a mercy for all peoples. (Al Quran 21:108)

A frieze, designed by Adolph Weinman, on the north wall of the US Supreme Court depicts great lawgivers of the Middle Ages. This includes the Holy Prophet Muhammad A frieze, designed by Adolph Weinman, on the north wall of the US Supreme Court depicts great lawgivers of the Middle Ages. This includes the Holy Prophet Muhammad

There is a frieze in the Supreme Court building that depicts the Prophet Moses and the Holy Prophet Mohammed, may peace be on them, among others.

Source: The following information was collated from the Supreme Court web site

The frieze, which is a sculpture installed in a wall, were sculpted by Adolph Weinman in 1932. Weinman sculpted 18 people through history who have had an impact on our concept of law, as well as allegorical figures depicting some great legal concepts.

The lawgivers: Menes (first king of the first dynasty of Egypt); Hammurabi…

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