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1

How many times a day do Sunni pray

Five

2

How many times do Shia pray

Three

3

What are the times of prayer

Fajar, Zuhr, Asr, Maghrib, Isha

4

What is Fajar

Just before sunrise

5

What is Zuhr

Just after midday

6

What is Asr

Afternoon

7

What is Maghrib

Just after sunset

8

What is Isha

Night

9

What prayers do Shia combine

Shia combine the Midday and Afternoon prayers
They also combine the Sunset and Night prayers

10

What is Salah

Prayer

11

What is Wudu

The ritual washing before Muslims pray

12

What is rak'ah

Set sequences of actions and recitations

13

Jummah prayer

Special prayer held on Friday at midday. Men are expected to attend Mosque.

14

Why is prayer important

God commanded Muslims to pray.
It unites Muslims and brings them closer to God.

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Why is the moth of Ramadan important

It is when Angel Jibril revealed the Qu'ran to Muhammad

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What is Hajj

The annual pilgrimage that starts and ends in the city of Meeca

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What is Hajj remembered for

The actions of the prophet Ibrahim and his family who rebuilt the Ka'aba

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What does Hajj strengthen for a Muslim to God

-Faith
-Commitment

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What are the two hills that Ibrahim's wife ran up and down seven times

Safe and Marwah

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Why is Hajj important

-Produces inner peace
-Brings a person closer to God
-Emphasises equality and unity
-Shows self-discipline to God
-Reminds Muslims of the good examples set by the prophets
-Fulfils a religious obligation
-Leads a person's sins being forgiven