Five pillars of islam

Interesting facts about their religion

The profession of faith.

The profession of faith is the most fundamental expressions of Islamic believes,it underscores the monotheistic nature of islam.
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Daily prayers(how they pray)

Daily prayers

Muslims are expected to pray 5 times a day.this does not mean that they need to attend a mosque to pray,rather,the salat,or the daily prayer,should be recited five times a day.they could pray everywhere.But they need a mat to pray,as a symbol of reverence and submission to allah.
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Alms sharing

Alms sharing

The giving of alms is the third pillar.although not defined In the qu'ran,Muslims believe they're meant to share their wealth with the poor people in their community of believers.
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Fasting during ramadan

Fasting during ramadan

During the holy war of ramadan(the ninth month of the Islamic calendar),Muslims are expected to fast from dawn to dusk.while there are exceptions made for the sick,elderly,and pregnant,all are expected to refrain from eating and drinking during day-light hours.
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Hajj or pilgrimage to mecca

Hajj or pilgrimage to mecca

All Muslims who are able,are required to make the pilgrimage to Mecca and the surrounding holy sites at least once in their lives.pilgrimage focuses on visiting the Kaaba and walking around it seven times.pilgrimage occurs in the twelve month of the Islamic calendar.