Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Five Pillars of Islam


Related Topics

  
  Islam religion what is Islam shariahway
Islam is the true religion of "Allah" and as such, its name represents the central principle of Allah's "God's" religion; the total submission to the will of Allah "God".
The first pillar of Islam is associated with the belief in the oneness of God.
Islam gives us direction in every day of our life and in every action we perform From the time we wake up from sleep to the time we retire in bed and fall asleep.
www.shariahway.com   (655 words)

  
 :: Suleymaniye ::
Islam is not a new religion, but the same truth that Allah revealed through all His prophets to every people.
Islam sees a woman, whether single or married, as an individual in her own right, with the right to own and dispose of her poverty and earnings.
In Islam, serving one’s parents is a duty second only to prayer, and it is their right to expect it.
www.suleymaniye.org /faq.htm   (2884 words)

  
  The Five Pillars of Islam
The Five Pillars of Islam are core beliefs that shape Muslim thought, deed, and society.
A Muslim who fulfills the Five Pillars of Islam, remains in the faith of Islam, and sincerely repents of his sins, will make it to Jannah (paradise).
If he performs the Five Pillars but does not remain in the faith, he will not be saved.
www.carm.org /islam/faith_five_pillars.htm   (379 words)

  
  Islam Guide: What Are the Five Pillars of Islam?
The Five Pillars of Islam are the framework of the Muslim life.
The testimony of faith is the most important pillar of Islam.
Prayer in Islam is a direct link between the worshipper and God.
www.islam-guide.com /ch3-16.htm   (698 words)

  
  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Five Pillars of Islam
The Five Pillars of Islam is the term given to the five most fundamental obligations of a Muslim under Sharia law, and which devout Muslims will perform faithfully, believing them to be essential to pleasing Allah.
The fifth pillar is the Hajj or pilgrimage to Mecca
The final pillar of Islam is the pilgrimage to Mecca performed during the month of Ramadhan.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/fi/Five_Pillars_of_Islam   (1097 words)

  
 Brainboost - The Five Pillars of Faith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Islam knows five pillars that offer structure to practical faith, from the obligatory daily prayer to the pilgrimage to Mecca once in a lifetime..
The Five Pillars of Islam are the foundation of Muslim life: - Faith or belief in the Oneness of God and the finality of the prophethood of Muhammad;..
The five pillars are each described in some part of the Quran and were already practiced during Muhammads lifetime.
www.brainboost.com /search.asp?Q=The+Five+Pillars+of+Faith&lfmq=1   (458 words)

  
 Five Pillars of Islam
The prime message of Islam is the Unity of God, that the Creator of the world is One and He alone is worthy of worship and that Muhammad (peace and blessings on him) is His Messenger and Servant.
Islam believes that God created mankind in His image and by imbuing the attributes of God on a human level mankind can attain His nearness.
As the entire message of Islam is derived from the Holy Quran and indeed the Sunnah and Hadith (the traditions and practices of the Holy Prophet, peace and blessings on him) it is immutable in the face of change in time and place.
maho-ghouse.tripod.com /id2.html   (587 words)

  
 USC-MSA Compendium of Muslim Texts
Islam ensures freedom to believe and forbids compulsion in religion (one of the oldest synagogues and one of the oldest churches in the world are in Muslim countries).
Islam is built on five pillars (Hadith Sahih Bukhari Vol 1, Book 2, No 7), the first of which is a state of faith, the other four are major exercises of faith of which some are daily, some weekly, some monthly, some annually and some are required as a minimum once in a lifetime.
Islam adopts a moderate but positive and effective course between individual and society, between the citizen and the state, between capitalism and socialism, between materialism and spiritualism.
www.usc.edu /dept/MSA/fundamentals/pillars/intropillars.html   (3106 words)

  
 Important.ca. The Five Pillars of Islam Religion
The Five Pillars of the Sunni sect are:
The Pilgrimage to Kaaba, Masjid al Haram, Mecca is one of the five pillars of Islam
The Five Pillars of Islam in the Shia sect
www.important.ca /five_pillars_of_islam.html   (1566 words)

  
 Religion Universe: Islam, THE FIVE PILLARS OF ISLAM
The Five Pillars of Islam is the term given to the five most fundamental aspects of Sunni Islam.
The first of the Five Pillars is a state of faith; the other four are major exercises of faith.
The concept of the five Pillars is not used in Shia Islam.
www.religion-religions.com /html/sub_chapter.php?select=islam000100&religion=Islam   (1021 words)

  
 Five Pillars of Islam
There are five basic activities that comprise the Five Pillars by which the Muslim shows surrender or submission to God.
Islam’s creed, Shahadah (confession/profession) is brief and explicit: “There is no god but Allah, and Muhammad is His Prophet.” This affirms that God is a unique being and that Muhammad is God’s greatest prophet.
Five times each day the Muslim is expected to face towards Mecca and, either alone or in a congregation, go through a ritual of prayer which signifies in both word and action their submission to Allah.
www.allaboutreligion.org /five-pillars-of-islam-faq.htm   (696 words)

  
 Five Pillars of Islam - the Way for Spiritual Healing
Islam is a religion that presents guidelines, referred to in the Quran as the “straight way” [Quran 1:6], for living in accordance with the will of God (Allah).
These five prayers contain verses from the Quran, and are said in Arabic, the language of the Revelation, but personal supplication can be offered in one's own language.
One of the most important principles of Islam is that all things belong to God, and that wealth is therefore held by human beings in trust.
www.faizani.com /articles/five_pillar_of_islam.html   (1262 words)

  
 Punjab Online: Five Pillars of Islam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The first pillar is the Shahada, the affirmation "There is no god but God, and Muhammad is the messenger of God." This declares that God is the only divinity, and that he has communicated his will through Muhammad.
The second pillar is Silat, the set prayers that Muslims must perform in the direction of the Ka'ba - the sacred shrine at the center of the mosque at Mecca - five times each day.
The fifth pillar is Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca in the 12th Islamic month, which all healthy Muslims should try to make at least once in their lifetime.
www.punjabonline.com /servlet/page?Action=http://www.punjabonline.com/religions/islam/pillars.html&Param=Five_Pillars_of_Islam&c_link=library.religion?Action=Main&category=Religions   (459 words)

  
 Introduction to Islam
Islam enjoins faith in the oneness and sovereignty of God, which creates an awareness of the unity and meaningfulness of the universe and of man's place in it.
Islam rejects the idea that there is a "chosen people," making pure intention, faith in God, and good deeds the only way to heaven.
Islam nourishes generosity in the family and holds it together under clear Qur'anic laws and teachings of the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him.
www.cs.uh.edu /~ahmed/art/intro.html   (1454 words)

  
 Five Pillars of Islam - Search Results - MSN Encarta
The five pillars of Islam are the profession of faith (shahada), prayer (salat), almsgiving (zakat), fasting (sawm), and pilgrimage (hajj).
Five Pillars of Islam, called arkan in Arabic, five ritual duties that mainstream Muslims view as central to their faith.
During the ten years between his arrival in Medina and his death in ad 632, Muhammad laid the foundation for the ideal Islamic state.
encarta.msn.com /Five_Pillars_of_Islam.html   (188 words)

  
 Islam
Islam has mosques in every major city in Europe and is the second largest religion in the world with 1.1 billion followers.
In truth it was the Arab empire that was spread by the sword and it is as an Arab empire that Islam is maintained to this day in the form of a religion largely invented to hold that empire together and subdue native populations.
Islam was defeated at the Battle of Tours in 732, and prevented from conquering all of Europe.
wri.leaderu.com /articles/islam-singh.html   (5397 words)

  
 Five Pillars
The five pillars of Islam explains the basic concepts of a Muslim's beliefs.
The practice of Islam is so much a part of the Muslim's life that it is hard to separate one from the other.
Islam is not only a religion, it is a way of life.
members.tripod.com /safia71/five_pillars.htm   (164 words)

  
 The Five Pillars of Islam
Five duties offered directly to God, known as the "pillars of Islam," are regarded as fundamental in Islam and central to the life of the Islamic community.
Each of these pillars of Islam is intended to constantly purify the soul and body of the Muslim.
During these five prayers verses from the Quran are recited during the standing posture in Arabic, the language of the Revelation.
www.usislam.org /82five.htm   (1268 words)

  
 Importance of Salat and the Five Pillars of Islam
Importance of Salat and the Five Pillars of Islam
Five times a day you are obliged to do it and you cannot leave it for any reason.
The key to the Mercy and Blessing of this verse for Allah (swt) to dress you with the blessings of this verse is five prayers which leads you to the fifty prayers which lead you to the verse of Qur’an: Wa ma khalaqta al-jinn wal ins illa liy`abudun.
sunnah.org /audio/khutba/importance_salat.htm   (2188 words)

  
 Search Results for "Five Pillars of Islam"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
...[Arab.,=purification], Islamic religious tax, one of the five basic requirements (arkan or "pillars") of Islam.
Muslims submit to Allah through arkan ad-din, the five basic requirements or "pillars": shahadah, the affirmation that "there is no god but God,...
...4 The name of the religion, Islam, means submission to Allah, to be demonstrated by the five pillars of the faith defining the duties incumbent on all Muslims: salat...
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=Five+Pillars+of+Islam   (146 words)

  
 The Five Pillars of Islam - ReligionFacts
The five pillars are mentioned individually throughout the Qur'an and Muhammad listed them together in the Hadith when he was asked to define Islam.
Within a few decades of Muhammad's death, the five practices were singled out to serve as anchoring points in the Muslim community and designated "pillars." Fulfillment of the Five Pillars is believed to bring rewards both in this life and in the afterlife.
The pillars are acknowledged and observed by all sects of Muslims, although Shi'ites add further obligatory duties, including: jihad, payment of the imam's tax, the encouragement of good deeds and the prevention of evil.
www.religionfacts.com /islam/practices/five_pillars.htm   (196 words)

  
 5 senses 5 pillars of islam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
This Hadith is telling us that by using our limited five physical senses to do acts of worship and servanthood, we can be provided with limitless spiritual senses that are originally the senses of Allah's Breath, those who represents His Command on Earth.
The five pillars of Islam are God's given spiritual senses.
By practicing these five pillars with our physical senses, with sincerity and faith our spiritual senses will evolve into real everlasting senses that can give our resurrected bodies, eternity, happiness and peace.
www.crescentlife.com /spirituality/5_senses_5_pillars_of_islam.htm   (1654 words)

  
 IslamiCity.com - The Holy Quran   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
There is no hierarchical authority in Islam, and no priests, so the prayers are led by a learned person who knows the Quran, chosen by the congregation.
These five prayers contain verses from the Quran, and are said in Arabic, the language of the Revelation, but personal supplication can be offered in one's own language.
ne of the most important principles of Islam is that all things belong to God, and that wealth is therefore held by human beings in trust.
www.islamicity.com /mosque/pillars.shtml   (857 words)

  
 Jihad Watch: Islam 101
Islam 101 is a condensation of the book and documentary with the aim of lending clarity to the public understanding of Islam and of exposing the inadequacy of prevailing views.
Islam is concerned with the question of jihad and the drafting and the mobilisation of the entire Umma {the global Muslim community} into one body to defend the right cause with all its strength than any other ancient or modern system of living, whether religious or civil.
Islam is less a personal faith than a political ideology that exists in a fundamental and permanent state of war with non-Islamic civilizations, cultures, and individuals.
www.jihadwatch.org /islam101   (13507 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.