The Daily Prayers of a Muslim and the Ablutions (Islam 2.3)

An Introduction Muslims are obligated to pray to Allāh five set times each day. This prayer is called the Salāh. It is the second pillar … Continue reading

The Muslim Testimony of Faith: Shahādah and its Conditions (Islam 2.2)

Islam 2.2 The Shahādah The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) said: “Islām is built upon five: The declaration that there is none worthy … Continue reading

The Life of the Muhammad in Madinah: Treaties, Conquests and his Death (Islam 1.11)

1.11 The Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) in Madinah In the year 6AH (628CE) the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon … Continue reading

The Early Years: Prophet Muhammad In Makkah (Islam 1.9)

1.9 Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) In Makkah Muhammad’s (peace and blessings be upon him) Call To Be A Prophet The Prophet … Continue reading

Introduction to the Life of the Prophet Muhammad (Islam 1.8)

1.8 Introduction to the Life of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) Birth and early life Muslims believe that Muhammad … Continue reading

The Hadīth and the Sunnah (Islam 1.7)

1.7 Islam: The Hadīth And The Sunnah Hadith Hadith (plural: Ahādīth) refers to the statements, actions and tacit approvals that have been reported from the … Continue reading

The Quran: its Revelation and Compilation Part 1 (Islam 1.5)

Beliefs & Sources of Authority 1.5. The Qu’rān (Part 1) The Qur’ān is the sacred Book that Muslims believe was revealed to Muhammad (peace and … Continue reading

The Life of this World and the Hereafter (1.4 Islam)

Beliefs & Sources of Authority 1.4. Ākhirah: The Hereafter According to Islām, death is not the end. It is the beginning of a new and … Continue reading

Risālah: The message that was communicated from Allāh to the human beings (Islam 1.3)

1.3 Risālah The Risālah is the “Message” that was communicated from Allāh to the human beings by way of Prophethood. A Prophet is one who … Continue reading