Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The Five Pillars of islam


The Five Pillars of Islam are five basic acts in Islam considered obligator by Sunni Muslims.These are summarized in the famous Hadith of Gabriel.
The Qur'an presents them as a framework for worship and a sign of commitment to the faith.They are( 1) shahada (creed), (2) daily prayers (salat), (3) fasting during Ramadan (sawm), (4) almsgiving (zakāt), and (5) the pilgrimage to Mecca (hajj) at least once in a lifetime.