The second pillar of Islam is salah. A Muslim must offer five fard prayers a day. Fard is an Arabic word which means compulsory. The fard prayers are compulsory prayers. No Muslim should avoid them or delay them, without a valid reason. The five daily prayers have the following rak’ahs. The five daily prayers have …


Rulings of ‘Zakatul Fitr'(Fitra)

The rulings of Ramadan’s ‘Zakatul Fitr’ (Fitra): Provision, Virtue, Time, Permissible and Impermissible and Quantity are pointed here on the basis of Al-Quran and Sahih Hadees. “Those who put aside from their wealth a known right for the needy and the poor…(other conditions) they are honoured in Gardens of Bliss.” (Al-Quran 70:24-35) Table of Contents …

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The Five Pillars of Islam

SHAHADAH (PROFESSION OF FAITH) SHAHADAH: Arabic text: أَشْهَدُ أَنْ لاَ إِلَهَ إِلاَّ اللَّهُ وَأَشْهَدُ أَنَّ مُحَمَّدًا عَبْدُهُ وَرَسُولُهُ Romanization: ashadu allah ilaha illa’llah wa ashadu anna muhammadan abduhu wa rasuluhu. The belief that “There is no god but Allah – (i.e. there is none worthy of worship but Allah), and Muhammad ﷺ is the Messenger …

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