Flashcards in Week 9 Deck (15):
Five Pillars of Islam
1. Declaration of God's oneness
2. Five daily prayers
3. Fast of Ramadan
4. Sharing one's wealth
The first pillar. Bearing witness to God's oneness.
The second pillar. The five daily prayers.
Salat with regards to Shi'a vs Sunnis
Shi'ites can pray only 3 times. Sunnis 5.
Call to prayer (church bell equivalent.
The third pillar. Taxation.
The fourth pillar. A fast during sunlight hours for 29-30 days.
Also can't drink, eat, or have sex.
The fifth pillar. Pilgrimage to Mecca once in your life.
A venue to study Islamic theology.
The study of Islamic law
One who achieved a high level of theological knowledge.
One who achieved a high level of legal knowledge.
Children education of Islam.