Our religionis Islam. Didyou knowthat not allpeople inPakistan aremuslims?
● The Quraan is a Muslims holy book. It can not be touched without whudu. The Quraan guides Muslims in their lives.The Quraan is written in a special language called Arabic. Arabic is a special language because all of our prophets spoke it. There are over 1,240,000 nabies.
● Ramadan is the is the month when Muslims fast. Fasting is one of the important duties of a Muslim. During daylight hours,all healthy Muslims over 9 years at least should go without food and drink. Do you fast? How many fasts did you keep last year?
● Eid Ul Fitr is a happy festival that marks the end of Ramadan. Everyone gets excited when the new moon is seen. It means Ramadan will end the following morning. Muslims hug and wish each other Eid Mubarak. People wear their best clothes.
● During the twelfth month of the Islamic month, Muslims go on Hajj. The word Hajj means pilgrimage,a religious journey. It is the duty of all Muslims to go on Hajj once in their life. The pilgrims visit the city of Makkah and other holy places In Saudi Arabia. The large ,black stone is called the kaaba.
Allah created everything inthis world and theUniverse.
● The Angels are one of the main creations of Allah. They are made out of light. Every Angel has a special job to do. Like us, Allah expects the Angels to follow his orders. There are 4 main Angels. All given a important job.There are 2 Angels on our shoulders called Kiraaman and Kaatibeen. Some Angels called Munkar and Nakeer question you in your grave.
The Jin is one of Allahs creations. They are made of fire. The most well known Jin is Shaitaan or Ibleese. Some are good and some are bad. Shaitaan is always trying to call people to his side and tell them not to obey Allah.
Muslims have to pray namaz 5 times daily. We use prayermats to pray namaz. The namazes are Fajr, Zuhur, Asr,Magrib and Esha. On every Friday at near half past 1 girlsread Zuhur Namaz as normal and men read Jumah in themosque.
● Did you listen carefully?● 1.Are all people in Pakistan Muslims?● 2.What are Angels made out of?● 3.Do boys read Namaz like girls?● 4.What are the Jinns made out of?● 5.Which Islamic month do Muslims go to Hajj?