The Historical and Traditional Comparison of the Origins of Islam. This video presents the role of state formation in Ethiopia. In the 16 century an Adal Imam Mohammed Gragn took over the country and ruled for over 14 years by defeating the Kings of the time. He was supported by the Ottoman Turks the dominant imperial power of the time. The main political religious ideology was Islam. We will be assessing the Origins of Islam and that of the Ottoman that brought down one of the ancient civilizations. They defeated 1000 years old Byzantine Rulers and took over Constantinople in May 29, 1453 by converting St. Sophia the Cathedral to a Mosque led by Suleiman the Great. At the same period thousands of years old Ethiopia’s 70% of the country Succumbed in the hand of Adal Imam of Somalian Coast. We will be trying to grasp in serious of video in Amharic, English and French that force which swept old civilizations in in very short time like a tsunami.