5 pillars of Islam

Iman, Salat, Zakat, Sawm, and Hajj


Iman says that there is no god but the god Allah. It5 also says that Muhammad is the messenger of god


Salat is a ritual prayer that is performed five times a day (Dawn, midday, afternoon, sunset, and evening). When you pray during Salat you face the holy city of Mecca.


Zakat is a mandatory process when Muslims have to pay money. The money goes to something that helps others.


Sawm is when you have to stop eating and drinking during daylight. You can only eat when the sun is not out. Sawm lasts a month.


Hajj is a annual pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca. A adult Muslim that is financially and physically able to must make this journey once in their life time