Prophet Mohammad startedsecretly to talk about Islam topeople he trusted. He used tomeet his believers at nightteaching them the verses of theHoly Quran that Angel Gibrilrevealed to him. Shortly, one byone many people started to jointhe prophet and listen to him ashe recited the verses of the HolyQuran
Prophet Mohammad needed abigger place to meet hisbelievers. One of the Quraishnobles offered his house, "Dar ElArqam", for the Muslims tomeet. This house was the firstplace Muslims used for meetingsand for prayers. The news spreadin Makkah about the newreligion. Most people in Makkahdid not like this idea. So, theystarted to hurt ProphetMohammad and any one whobelieved in him.