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Five Pillars

Fard (Obligatory)
July 14, 2014

Fard (Obligatory) Prayers Overview

Fard prayers are obligatory prayers that have to be performed unless circumstances allow otherwise. Not performing these prayers is considered a serious sin. There are 3 types of Fard prayers.…
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Sunnah (Encouraged)
July 14, 2014

Sunnah Prayer: Encouraged Prayers Overview

Sunnah salah are optional but highly encouraged, and were additional voluntary prayers performed by Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. Praying them is not obligatory but is highly encouraged to perform them routinely.…
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Fard (Obligatory)
July 6, 2014

Fard prayer: Janazah(Funeral prayers)

Salah al-Janazah is the funeral prayer before the burial but after the shrouding of the body. The prayer is performed in congregation to seek pardon for the deceased and all…
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Fard (Obligatory)
July 6, 2014

Fard prayer: Jumah (Friday prayers)

Jum'ah (also known as Friday prayer) is a congregational prayer every Friday, just after noon instead of Zohr. It is obligatory for men (and preferable for women) to perform Jum'ah…
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Fard (Obligatory)
July 2, 2014

Fard prayer: The 5 daily prayers

Fard prayers are obligatory prayers that have to be performed unless circumstances allow otherwise. Not performing these prayers is considered a serious sin. The 5 Daily Prayers Name,Prescribed time period…
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Salah (Prayer)
June 24, 2014

Preparing for prayer: Dressing and cleansing (wudu or ghusl)

Before praying any Salah or prayer, it is cumpolsory to do wudu or Ghusl. This is to ensure the person is in a clean state physically. Think of it as…
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Salah (Prayer)
June 24, 2014

How to pray Salat

The way to pray Salah has stayed the same since the Prophets time, with just minor variations depending on madhab. Video Guide I feel the best way to learn is…
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Salah (Prayer)
June 24, 2014

Pillar 2: Salah (Prayer)

Salah (Arabic: صلاة) are the 5 daily prayers that are Fard (incumbent) upon all Muslims. There are other prayers that are Sunnah (recommended) which are not compulsory but come with reward.…
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Five Pillars
June 24, 2014

Overview: The Five Pillars

The Five Pillars of Islam is the term given to the five duties incumbent on every Muslim. List of the Five Pillars Shahadah (declaration of faith) Salah (ritual prayer) Zakah…
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