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Why is Tawhid important for Muslims? How do Muslims show their belief in the oneness of God?
Believing in the oneness of God is the foundation of Islam. Nothing is worth worshipping apart from God.
Taught in the Holy Book which Muslims believe is the word of God. Reciting the…

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God and human life:
A believer will surrender every part of his life to God's will and will become His servant.
Believing in Tawhid means that everything is a part of God and life must be lived to reflect the oneness of God.
Everything a Muslim does must be in…

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How can Muslims avoid shirk?
Pray salah 5 times a day as it prevents Muslims from committing sins, including shirk. When praying, concentrate on God and only Him. When praying have a
special place where there are no images or drawings that can distract a person whilst worshipping. Men should…

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Some of the main angels in Islam: Why are angels important?
Jibril is the angel that brought the words of the Holy Book to the Prophet. A vital part of communicating a person's bad and good thoughts and deeds
Izrail is the angel of death. back to God on the…

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Muslims believe that today these books contain many errors for example they Muslim teaching on Holy Books:
believe that the Christian Gospels have been changed by people over time, to say They demonstrate that God cares for people as He revealed His message
that Isa (Jesus) was crucified and arose…

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The Revelation: The Night Journey:
Muhammed used to spend time alone in prayer and meditation. He was meditating One night in Makkah in about 620CE. Muhammed was awake so he went to pray
one day, in a cave in Mountain Hira, who saw Angel Jibril who commanded hi m to…

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The Koran contains the first principles of Shariah. To this, the Sunnah and Hadiths 1. The Koran is the first and most important book for guidance for
have been added to develop the Shariah law. Shariah is important as all these Muslims. It contains principles on which the Shariah is…

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Men and women are separated during prayer. Sometimes women will stand behind The role and importance of the mosque in the local Muslim community:
the men but there are usually separate prayer areas for them. There is a place for Modern mosques have been built in the traditional style and…

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Imams lead prayers at weddings and funerals. They visit those who are
sick or in prison.
They give guidance and counselling to those who face issues. They help
children learn the Koran, to understand its teaching, to learn some Arabic
so that later on in life the teachings of Islam…

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The importance of an imam: How did Muslims divide to form Sunni and Shia'h:
Prayers are important and the imam leads the prayers. Muslims divided after the passing of the Prophet to form Sunni and Shi'ah. It was
They ensure that children learn about Islam and help Muslims apply the…

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