practical principles in islam

prayer in islam

Prayer in Islam (Salat) is one of the most important practical principles of Islam [1]. It is a physical, mental and spiritual act of worship consisting...

prayer in Islam

Prayer in Islam (Salat) is the most important practical principle such that no one can be exempted from [i]. Soldiers involved in a war, patients in...

preyers in islam

Islam considers Praying (Salat) five times a day [1] as one of the most important practical principles. The more times one does something, the more it becomes part of him/her and his/her character; so does prayer. Also, if there was just one...

prayers in Islam

“…and when you feel secure, perform the [complete] prayers, for the prayer is indeed a timed prescription for the faithful”. (4:103)

zakat in islam

Unlike many socialistic or capitalistic economies, Islamic economy is the one in which all kinds of people have their own right to financially benefit from their society. Therefore, a typical feature of this kind of economy is essentially social...

khums in islam

As a kind of solution for decreasing the financial problems of the Islamic society, especially those of underprivileged people, Islam has offered a number of ways that one of the most effective of which is Khums. In the literal sense, Khums means...

society in islam

Enjoining the right (Amr bi-l-maʿruf) and forbidding the wrong (Nahy ʿani-l-munkar) are among the practical principles of Islam which are literally defined as “encouraging and inviting people to virtuous acts and good deeds” and “preventing or...

Jihad

One of the ten practical principles of Islam, Jihad, is literally defined as “hardship, endeavor, exaggeration in work, reaching the height of something and capability”, while in the Sharia of Islam Jihad is sacrificing one’s life and property...

taqlid in islam

Faith in the religion of Islam is based on rational thinking. Quranic teachings always encourage people to achieve faith through reasoning and do not consider mere devotional cognition as adequate. Hence one should accept the Islamic axioms (...