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  • Worship
    • ten obligatory acts
      • salah= prayer
      • sawm=fasting
      • zakah= charitable giving
      • khums= 20% tax
      • hajj= pilgrimage
      • jihad= struggle to maintain faith and defend allah
      • amrubil-maruf= encouraging good
      • nahi-anil munkar= discouraging wrong
      • tawakkah= loving prophets+ imams
    • five pillars of islam
      • shahadah= declaration of faith
        • "There is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is his messenger."
        • This is the basic statement of the Islamic faith: anyone who cannot recite this is not a Muslim
      • salah= prayer
        • God ordered Muslims to pray at five set times of day
        • Woe to those who pray, but are unmindful of their prayer, or who pray only to be seen by people
        • This prayer timetable gives Muslims the pattern of their day
        • wudu= ritual washing
        • in a mosque: shows everyone is equal
        • at home: a Muslim prays as if standing in the presence of Allah.
        • rak'ahs:  you bow and kneel then come up, this completes it
      • zakah= charitable giving
      • sawm= fasting
      • hajj= pilgrimmage
    • jummah
      • O you who have believed, when called for the prayer on the day of Jumu'ah then proceed to the remembrance of Allah and leave trade
      • Sunni Muslims wash their hands, mouth, nose, face, arms, forehead and hair, ears and feet three times - in that order.
      • Shi'ah Muslims wash their face first, then arms and use the moisture to wipe their head and feet


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