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Muhammed
Islam - the man whose mission consolidated the islamic faith and has affected social and religious institutions through his teachings
Allah
Islam - the supreme and single God
Five pillars of Allah
Islam -
(1) confession of one's faith in God and in his prophet muhammad
(2) ritual worship (3) almsgiving-giving of taxes for the poor
(4) fasting and (5) pilgrimage-journey to the holy city at least once in his lifetime
Qur'an
Islam - the central document/regarded as authoritatie and divine in nature
Hejra
Islam - the year Muhammed fled from being persecuted
Jihad
Islam - holy war against those who do not accept Islam
Sufi's
a variety of movements within Islam that stresses mysticism and asceticism
Sunni's
Islam - larger of the two dominate sects of Islam, often according more authority to the sacred writings of Islam than to human religious authorites
Shi-ite's
Islam - smaller of the two dominate sects of Islam, emphasizes the authoritative role of religious leards and their teachings
Islam
Islam - submission to God / peace
Ka'ab
Islam - the shrine in which muhammad was born in
Muslim
Islam - one who submits/a follower of Islam
Hajj
Islam - the prilgrimage to the Holy City
Ramadan
Islam - a holy festival that takes place during the whole nine month of the Islamic calendar
Mosque
Islam - is a building used by the muslims for worship and prayer