pillar of Islam

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(Islam) one of the five religious obligations accepted by all Muslims

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LyBREVyLLE (CyHAN)- Emmanuel Adebayor, a Togolese footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur converted to Islam by taking shahada, one of the five pillars of Islam as the declaration one must utter to convert to Islam.
Muscat: Muslims are passionate about fasting during the month of Ramadan as it is one of the five pillars of Islam.
All new converts willingly approached the centre to learn about Islam and convert to it as no one is forced to become a Muslim," he affirmed, noting that his centre teaches new Muslims the five pillars of Islam, and organises Haj and Umrah trips for them.
It is when Muslims fast between sunrise and sunset; fasting is one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
As all of us know the five pillars of Islam are: l Shahadah: There is no god but God and Muhammad is the messenger of God.
Rabee Abu El-Ela, the general manager of religious tourism at Trafeco agency, said agencies start booking for Umrah and Hajj, one of the five pillars of Islam, four months before Ramadan.
As one of the five pillars of Islam, Muslims are expected to refrain from food and drink and abstain from smoking and sex each day during the celebration from dawn to dusk.
The hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam and must be performed at least once in a lifetime by all those who are able to make the journey, and it is a dream that can take years to come true.
at which point it became the third of the Five Pillars of Islam.
Ramadan is one of the five pillars of Islam, with the Faith or belief in the Oneness of God and the finality of the prophethood of Muhammad, establishment of the daily prayers, concern for and almsgiving to the needy, and the pilgrimage to Makkah for those who are able.
In her review of the five pillars of Islam, O'Brien touched on zakat, the Islamic duty of giving a percentage of one's income to charity.
The development of this Fund is enormously significant as it is the first time the OIC has agreed on a common initiative to uphold and focus Zakat, the third of the five pillars of Islam.
It is a once in a lifetime event as one of the five pillars of Islam, a requirement for "those who can afford to do so.
Fasting for Ramadhan, which runs until November 12, is one of the five pillars of Islam.
This is known as Hajj, one of the five pillars of Islam, and it is expected that every able-bodied Muslim will make the journey at least once in their lifetime.