Islam

By: Cambell Bates

Information about Islam

Followers of Islam are called Muslims, they worship Allah (the Islam god) on Friday afternoons. Muslims have six beliefs- Prophets, Angels, Allah, Holy books, Predestination, and the Day of Judgment. Their main tradition is called 5 pillars of faith, Shahada, Siyam, Zakat, Satat, and Hajj, it's practically a declaration of faith, where you do prayer, charity, fasting, and you make a pilgrimage to Makkah. Their place of worship is called a "Mosque", and the worship leaders are named: Imam. The Islam holy book is called a Qur'an. The Muslims celebrate Ramadan and Eid al Fitr. Ramadan is a celebration of Allah giving Muhummad message. Eid al Fitr celebrates the end of Ramadan they eat food, spend time with family and give thanks. The Islam holy city is Jerusalem (where Jesus died and was ressurected) its specifically The dome of the rock. Muslims believe that there is only one god.
The one religious figure that is common to all religions is Abraham. Christianity, Islam, and Judaism all believe in one monotheistic god ( Abraham ).