Rituals of Islam
...adoration, and humility to Allah. It is compulsory that a person’s body, clothes, and place of worship must be clean before offering prayers. In addition, Kiblah must be faced, certain body parts (satar) must be covered, and the intention (niyat) must be declared before offering prayer. Prayer serves myriad purposes such as teaching self-discipline... Assignment 8 October Rituals of Islam Observance of prayer (salat) five times a day is compulsory upon Muslims. The names of the obligatory prayers are fajr, zuhr, asr, maghrib and isha. Basically, it consists of recitations from the Holy Quran and glorification of Allah accompanied by various postures, through which Muslims express submission, adoration,...