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Religion

Refers to any set of beliefs of any community or nation, concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of life and the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a supernatural or divine agency.

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Allah

Religion; Islam

Allah means God. In Islamic belief, God is the one true God.

adhan

Religion; Islam

A call to prayer, performed five times a day by the muezzin.

muezzin

Religion; Islam

The crier who calls announces the five daily times of prayer. The muezzin usually calls out from the minaret of a mosque.

'ibadah

Religion; Islam

Obedience, an act of worship and submission to Allah. A duty the Muslim has.

'Umrah

Religion; Islam

'Umrah is a variant of Islamic pilgrimage called the Hajj. The Hajj is of two types: 1. The greater Hajj (Arabic: al-hajj al-akbar) and 2. the lesser Hajj which in Arabic is ...

tawaf

Religion; Islam

A circling of the Kab'ah anti clockwise. Seven tawafs are required for the first part of Hajj and for 'Umrah.

Dhul'Hijjah

Religion; Islam

The month in which Hajj may be embarked upon, from the 8th to the 13th.