This is the first pillar of IslamTo enter into peace through surrender to God and is very important to Muslims as it sums up what Muslims believe in.
Although Muslims can pray to God anytime and anywhere, there are ritual prayers in Islam known as the ‘salat’. MuslimOne who surrenders willfully to God adults are required to pray the ‘salat’ five times a day.
Every Muslim adult in Islam is required to give 2.5% of their savings each year, to the poor and the needy. This is called ‘zakat’. However if you do not have any savings or cannot afford to pay you are exempt.
SaumThe Arabic word for fasting is the Arabic word for fasting. All adult Muslims are required to fast in the month of RamadanThe ninth month in the Islamic calendar during which Muslims... More, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. Muslims believe that the revelation of the Qur’an to Prophet MuhammadBelieved by Muslims to be the last Prophet sent from God to ... More began in this month.
Hajj is a pilgrimage that Muslims must undertake at least once in their lifetimes if they are able to. The Arabic word Hajj means: journey towards.
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