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Islam By Anderson Hambuchen
Stories of Origin & Important People
Abraham forefather of Islam
Hagar Abraham’s wife has a son Ishmael
Sarah the other wife who’s son is named Isaac
Christians believe in Jesus Christ because of the Messiah
Muslims believe Jesus was a Prophet
Core Beliefs The five pillars are the main belief of Islam The First pillar is Shahadah – Proclaiming the oneness of God and Faith of Islam The Second pillar is Salat– Praying five times a day towards Mecca The Third pillar is Zakat- Looking after other people (the Poor and Sick) The Fourth pillar is Sawm – To Fast The Fifth is Hajj –To make the trip to Mecca
Holy Writings The Karan is the main Holy Book of Islam The Haddith is the words of Muhammad The Sufi is not a part of the faith but a mystical story
Symbols and Objects
A Mennonite is the tower on the left. It is the place a person would call all Muslams to
come and pray.
The center object is called the Kabala it is where the sacred stone was thought to be dropped
by Allah (God in Arabic) down to earth.
The far right object is the crescent. It represents the light God shines in the star to guide.
Holy Places and Places of Worship
Families can pray in their own home or Mosque.
The Mosque in Mecca can hold over 4 million people for the Hajj
People can also worship in their own local Mosque
Rituals and Rights of Passage A Muslim funeral A Right of Passage is when a Muslim takes the right of passage to Mecca and makes the Hajj When a Muslim baby is born the first words it hears is Allah Akbar which means God is Great.
Celebrations and Holidays
The Muslim faith has many holidays and celebrations.
EidulFitr is when the month of Ramadan has ended
The month of Ramadan is when you fast from sunrise to sunset