What are the requirements of Islam?

1. Shahada – The declaration of faith To be a muslim, one must believe in and pronounce words that mean, ‘There is no deity worthy of being worshipped except Allah and Muhammad is His messenger.’ This declaration testifies that Allah exists, that He is unlike and superior to His...

The Five Pillars of Islam

The application of faith in daily life can be summarized into what has been called the Five Pillars of Islam: The testimony of faith The five daily prayers Fasting the month of Ramadan A mandatory charity A pilgrimage to Mecca 1) Testimony of Faith In simple English translation, the...