The Five Pillars of Islam
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The Five Pillars
To accept Islam is to submit oneself to Allah (God). There are five main pillars to worship in Islam. 1. SHAHADAH - Each Muslim must declare their belief in the existence of one God, Allah, and the final of the Prophets, Muhammad (PBUH). 2. SALAH - All adult Muslims must perform five daily prayers. 3. CHARITY - It is compulsory on all Muslims to give a proportion of their wealth to charity every year. 4. FASTING - Every Muslim adult must fast during the month of Ramadan, with certain exceptions. 5. HAJJ - All Muslim within their lifetime must perform the pilgrimage to Mecca, if they have the means.