The Role and Importance of the imam in the Mosque

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Imam - A person who leads Salah Prayers

The imam is chosen by the congregation.

1 - The word imam refers simply to the person who stands in front of others and leads Salah prayers. This is important on Friday Lunchtimes, when all Muslim Men are excpected to Pray at the mosque.

2 - Imam helps children from an early age to learn to recite portions of the Qur'an, to understand it's teaching, to learn Arabic, and to learn…


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