S: Muslim Religion and Culture
FC: Muslim Religion and Culture
1: Muslims follow the religion Islam. | With an estimated 1.57 billion followers, Islam is the second largest religion in the world and growing.
3: Miss lead by the news in our western world, many people see Muslims as terrorists. When they are not all terrorists. Terrorism and unjust violence to innocent people are absolutely forbidden in Islam. The map below shows where most of the Muslims in the world are located, many Muslims also live in the USA.
6: The Five Pillars 1. Shahadah - declaration of faith in the oneness of God and that Muhammad is the last prophet of God. 2. Formal prayer five times a day. 3. Fasting during the daylight hours in the month of Ramadan. 4. Poor-due "tax" - 2.5% of one's savings given to the needy at the end of each year. 5. Pilgrimage to Mecca at least once, if physically and financially able.
7: The Six Articles They are belief in: 1. The One God. 2. All the prophets of God. 3. The original scriptures revealed to Prophets Moses, David, Jesus, and Muhammad. 4. The angels. 5. The Day of Judgment and the Hereafter. 6. The divine decree (or destiny).