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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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Jamrah

Religion; Islam

The three pillars at Mina that are stoned to symbolise the total rejection of Iblis.

khutbah

Religion; Islam

The sermon preached by an Imam. Mount Arafat is where Muhammed preached his last khutbah.

wuquf

Religion; Islam

The stand before Allah that takes place on Mount Arafat, or the 'Mount of Mercy'.

sa'y

Religion; Islam

One 420 meter run from the hill of Safa to Marwah. The run back is also a sa'y. Seven sa'ys must be completed for both Hajj and 'Umrah.

A.H.

Religion; Islam

A. H. Stands for anno hegirae, which means "After Hijira". A. H. Is the method of recording years, beginning with Muhammad's journey to Medina in 622 AD.

jinn

Religion; Islam

Jinn refers to spirits that are usually associated with the desert. These spirits are shape-shifters and are inferior to angels and devils. They are able to be saved or cast to ...

kafir

Religion; Islam

Refers to the non-believing; those who do not believe in Allah or in the words of the Qur'an.