All you have to know about Ramadan

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Fasting the month of Ramadan (9th month in the hijir calendar) is one of the five pillars of the Muslim religion, it is the holiest month of the Islamic year. Muslims began to fast from the second year of Hijir. Ramadan is the month of fasting, when Muslims abstain from eating, drinking and having sex … Read more

How to pray Aid El Fitr or Salat el Aid?

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Aid Al Fitr prayer or Salat el aid is a special prayer that commemorates the end of Ramadan on the day of Aid Al Fitr. Muslims around the world perform this prayer once a year, and the method is different from daily prayers. Eid Al Fitr prayer consists of two rak’ahs (units of prayer). It … Read more

The Muslim Funeral Rite – Islamic Burial

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“Every soul will taste death,” God reminds us in the Quran. As in other religions such as Judaism or Christianity, in Islam death is a step towards eternal life. The Muslim funeral rite has several stages that we detail below. Muslim ritual for funerals Body cleansing The cleansing and purification of the body (ghosl) is … Read more

The awra in Islam – Nudity

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The awra for Muslims is the part of one’s body to be covered. In general it is the part between the navel and the knees. It is important to know the part of your body to hide, among other things, to pray. What does Awra mean? In Arabic, the term awra or awrat (عورة) derives … Read more

Soujoud al Sahw – prostration of oblivion

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When the Muslim adds or forgets an action of the prayer, except the pillars, he can make up for this addition or this omission by Soujoud al Sahw (the prostration of forgetfulness) at the end of the prayer. How to perform Sujud al-sahw Sujûd al-Sahw consists of two prostrations before or after the Taslim. Soudjud … Read more