"pbuh" is a acronym for "Peace be Upon Him" which is put after the Prophet's name.

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Is using “PBUH” as respectable as saying/writing “Peace Be Upon Him”?

(I know very little about Islam so please keep your answers understandable to those that don't know all the terms.) I understand that "PBUH" is an abbreviation for "Peace Be Upon Him", which is an ...
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Why so careful about honorifics?

Muslims will pretty much always include some honorific after the names of prophets and other religions figures (such as PBUH, etc.) Why are people so careful to always do this every time? Is this ...
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to whom do we add the suffix (SAW)?

prompted from this discussion, there are various opinions as to who we are allowed to add the suffix sallah Allahu allehe wa salam. Allah and His angels send blessings on the Prophet: O ye that ...
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ṣalawāt upon prophets - for the reader, the writer, or both?

This should be an easy one... I am not Muslim, but I am fascinated by religion and try to read etc on the major religions. I am unclear, however, about the correct use of ṣalawāt ("PBUH" etc) when ...