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Islamic Empires

Islam Means "submission" to Allah
Mohammed Islamic prophet who is considered an important person, not a God
Koran / Quran Islamic Holy Book
Hadith Book that shows actions and sayings of Mohammed
Sunnah Book that shows precedents given by Mohammed
Sharia Book that shows Islamic law code and punishments
Imam A male prayer leader
Ulama Religious scholar
Juma Replaces Friday afternoon prayer
Umma Muslim community
Shahada (1st pillar) The Creed - There is one God Allah and Mohammed is the prophet
Salat (2nd pillar) Prayer - 5 times a day towards Mecca
Sawm (3rd pillar) Ramadan (fasting) - one lunar month from sun up to sun down
Hajj (4th pillar) Pilgrimage to Mecca once in their lifetime - touch Kaaba (stone that fell from heaven into garden of Eve)
Zakat (5th pillar) Almsgiving - charity - give around 2.5% of their income to the community.
Jihad Means struggle - Greater is to be better Muslim. Lesser is a Holy War.(Not considered a pillar).
Created by: uriel_magana