Five pillars of Islam

Jasmine Mendez

The five pillars of Islam are : Shahada, Salat, Sawm, Zakāt, and Hajj

The Shahada is to believe in God and his messenger, Muhammad. Salat is the second pillar of Islam they prayed five times a day. Sawm is the third pillar of Islam they gave to the poor in ways they could help. Zakāt is to worship, they did not eat during the day for a month, the fourth pillar of Islam. Hajj is a pilgrimage to Mecca when they traveled they to Mecca to pray to a god, the fifth pillar of Islam.