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Unformatted text preview: An Introduction to Islam The Five Pillars Of Islam Faith or belief in the Oneness of God and the finality of the prophet Establishment of the daily prayers Concern for and almsgiving to the needy Self- Purification through fasting The pilgrimage to Mecca for those who are able The pilgrimage to Mecca Fajr (pre-Dawn) Dhuhr (noon) Asr (afternoon) Maghrib (sunset) Isha (evening) Prophet Mohammad (saas) Birth Youth Marriage Prophet hood Challenges Migration Death Prophet Mohammad sword and clothes Mountain Hira The Prophet Muhammad , may peace and blessings of Allah be on him, had a vision in a cave on this mountain in which he was told by God to preach. Below is the entrance to the cave where the Prophet meditated and received the revelation from the Archangel Gabriel The arabic word qur'an is related to the word qara'a. it means to read or to recite, it therefore means to read or to recite. It is a record of the exact words revealed by God through the angel Gabriel to the prophet Muhammad...
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This note was uploaded on 11/19/2011 for the course REL 101 taught by Professor Ernst during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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