What is the Belief?The single most important belief in Islam, and arguably thecentral theme of Islam, is that there is only one God. Thename of God is Allah, which is simply Arabic for "the (al)God (Ilah)." The term is related to Elohim, the Hebrew wordfor God.
What are some of the Major practices of belief system? Worship. Personal practices Five prayers every day Every male and female is expected to perform prayers five times a day. Fast during the month of Ramadan( spiritual practice).
What is a place that sacred to the Belief? Mosques (Worship in buildings) Outer rooms surround a courtyard or large open area. Many Muslims visit the mosque for all five of the daily prayers. Great Mosque of Djenné in Djenné, Mali. Kaʿbah sanctuary at Mecca.
What Symbols is used to represent the belief? Star and Crescent Shahadatain Eight Pointed Star The most prominent two colors are green and white.
Special ceremonies/ celebrations. Aqeeqa: baby is born. Two major Celebrations : Eid-ul-Fitr - after the end of Ramadhan. eid ul-Udh-ha - the day of the greater hajj (pilgrimage).
Book or story for the Belief A Brief History of Islam by Tamara Sonn Islam: Signs, Symbols, and Stories by Cath Senker. My Muslim Faith by Khadijah Knight