Unformatted text preview: Five Pillars of Islam are the basic responsibility for their faith. They also believe that the pilgrimage to Mecca is the most important. The Five Pillars of Islam are; “daily prayer, alms-giving, fasting, and pilgrimage to Mecca.” These five things unite the Islamic faith. The daily prayer is to cleanse the body, the alms-giving is paid “on three things; the produce of cultivated land, gold and silver, and livestock.” Fasting is to give oneself to their religion, and the pilgrimage to Mecca is praise Allah for all that he has done. These different types of religion have many things in common. They all know the basics of being Muslim and are sworn to uphold their bargain....
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2008 for the course HIST 111 taught by Professor Connell during the Spring '07 term at Christopher Newport University.
- Spring '07