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Flashcards in Islam Deck (23):
1

What are the followers of Islam called?

Muslims

2

What percent of India's population is Islam?

14%

3

Where did Islam begin?

Arabian Peninsula

4

When did Islam begin?

6th century CE

5

What religion were the leaders of the Mughal Empire?

Islam

6

Most of India's historical architecture is related to which religion?

Islam

7

This monument is an example of Mughal Islamic architecture

Taj Mahal

8

This is Islam's holy text

the Quarn

9

What does the Quarn contain?

teachings revealed to the prophet Muhammad by Allah

10

Who is Allah in the Islamic religion?

god

11

This is the second largest religion in India

Islam

12

What does the book called Hadith cover?

the life and daily rituals of the prophet Mohammad

13

Which of the Muslim text is used as a guide for morality?

Hadith

14

list the five pillars of Islam

a. Profession of faith
b. Portion of money to charity
c. Praying five times a day
d. Fasting during the month of Ramadan
e. A pilgrimage to Mecca once in a lifetime

15

What was the pilgrimage to Mecca known as?

the Hajj

16

Which are the two primary denominations of Islam?

Sunni and Shia

17

What is the largest denomination of Islam?

Sunni

18

When did the split between Sunni and Shia happen?

after Muhammad died

19

Who did the Sunni follow after Muhammad's death?

Abu Bakr, his father-in-law

20

Who did the Shia follow after Muhammad's death?

Ali, the prophets son-in-law

21

Another muslim tradition is known as what?

Sufism

22

Where can Sufism be found?

North India

23

Name the 3rd largest religion in India today

Christianity