GCSE RS - Islam- Keywords

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Al-Qadar
Allah's control of future events
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Creativity
Allah's creation of the universe
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Din
The Islam way of life
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Ibadah
Acts of worship (That are permitted by Allah)
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Iman
Faith in Allah
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Islam
Peace gained through submission to Allah
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Khalifah
Custodian to word of Allah
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Muslim
One who follows Allah by accepting Islam
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Qur’an
The holy book of Islam
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Risalah
Muslims beliefs about the prophets of Allah
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Shirk
The sin of comparing something equally to Allah
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Tawhid
The oneness of Allah
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Authority
The right to make demands of others
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Bismillah
The words which begin every Surah
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Hadith
Sayings or quotes of Muhammad
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Imam
A person who leads Salah prayers
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Masjid
Place of Prostration
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Qadi
Judge of Sharia Law
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Shari’ah
Islamic law based on Qu'ran
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Shi’ah
Muslims who believe only the caliph Ali was rightly guided
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Sunnah
the sayings and deeds of the Prophet
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Sunni
Muslims who believe that the first four caliphs were rightly guided
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Ulama
Scholars of Islamic Law and jurisprudence
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Ummah
Worldwide Muslim community
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Arafat
A plain near Mekkah
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Hajj
Pilgrimage to Mekkah
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Id-ul-Adha
The festival of the sacrifice
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Id-ul-Fitr
The festival of breaking the fast
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Qiblah
The direction of the Ka’bah in Mekkah
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Ramadan
The ninth month when the Qur’an says all Muslims must fast
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Salah
5 Daily Prayers
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Sawm
Fasting by going without food and drink during daylight hours
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Shahadah
The declaration of faith in Allah and his Prophet
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Tawaf
Going round the Ka’bah seven times in worship of Allah
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Wudu
The washing which must take place before Salah
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Zakah
A tax Muslims must pay for the poor
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Aqiqa
The birth ceremony for Muslim children
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Capitalism
The economic system adopted by most western governments
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Dar-ul-Islam
The abode of Islam/lands ruled by the Shari’ah
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Greater jihad
Struggle to overcome evil in one’s own life
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Halal
Allowed
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Haram
Not Allowed
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Hijab
Muslim woman headscarf
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Janazah Prayers
The special salah used at funerals
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Lesser jihad
Struggle in the cause of Islam to overcome injustice in society
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Madrasah
Qur’anic school attached to the mosque
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Riba
Any form of borrowing or lending money at interest
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Sadaqah
Voluntary payment of charity or good acts of charity
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