Questions and Answers
Could someone explain to me all the commands of allah. The dos and donts and all about allah. Pls?. I want to be scared and be the oman of spirituality and courage. I want to know more about my religion and to my GOD whom everyone loves . Pls let me understand this all.. Sukran;)
Shahadah (Testimony of Faith)
The first pillar of Islam is to believe and declare the faith by saying the Shahadah (lit. 'witness'), known as the Kalimah.
Salah (Daily Ritual Prayers)
Prayer (Salah),, is the second pillar of Islam. Prayer is obligatory and must be performed five times a day. These five times are dawn (Fajr), immediately after noon (Dhuhr), mid-afternoon ('Asr), sunset (Maghrib), and early night (Isha').
Sawm (Fasting the Month of Ramadhan)
The fourth pillar of Islam is fasting. Allah prescribes daily fasting for all able, adult Muslims during the whole of the month of Ramadan, the ninth month of the lunar calendar, beginning with the sighting of the new moon.
Zakah (Alms Tax for Poor)
This is 3rd pillar of islam.
Hajj (Pilgrimage to Mecca)
The fifth pillar of Islam is to make a pilgrimage (Hajj) to Makkah, at least once in one's lifetime. This pillar is obligatory for every Muslim, male or female, provided that he/she is physically and financially able to do so.
Major forbidden thing in islam are:
Islam makes unbelief and distrust in Allah haram.
Also, attributing injustice, incarnation and the like, to Allah the Glorious is haram.Islam also makes haram superstition, charlatanism,
blind imitation and anything that enslaves the mind's inquisitive and creative activity, and prevents a good understanding of life and existence
Islam makes haram anything that may lead to pollute man's inner life, kill his conscience and moral intuition,and that which may change his life to total misery and helplessness, and his conduct to an animalistic one devoid of any human feelings.
Wine-drinking, adultery, eating the flesh of swine, dogs and many other unhealthy animals or for that matter animals killed by strangulation,carrion, and blood are all haram.
Islam makes haram, oppression, usury, monopoly,cheating, theft, telling lies, backbiting, false witness, cursing,bribery, homicide, gambling, teaching and spreading harmful ideologies
and ideas like those made popular through pornographic literature,films and pictures.