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Unformatted text preview: Liberal- minded: same brothers Muhammads age was Golden Age, and whatever he did was correct; figure to be emulated. He was corrected by G-d Haddith: bible.--> lives and actions of Muhammad No clergy, no hierarchy; everyone can be a prayer leader In Islam, dont need to be saved (like in Christianity); just need good intention and then submit oneself to Gods will In ritual observation, Muslims are a united community Five PILLARS of Muslim-Shahada: proclamation of faith I attest that there are not gods but God and Muhammad is his Messenger-Salat: ritual prayer, five times a day directed toward Mecca-Sawm: fasting, abstaining all bodily pleasures for one months-Hajj: pilgrimage-Zakat; alms no conversion process Kaaba is the center of the universe (earthly and heavenly)...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course NELC 102 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at UPenn.
- Fall '08