Flashcards in Islam Deck (23)
What are the followers of Islam called?
What percent of India's population is Islam?
Where did Islam begin?
When did Islam begin?
6th century CE
What religion were the leaders of the Mughal Empire?
Most of India's historical architecture is related to which religion?
This monument is an example of Mughal Islamic architecture
This is Islam's holy text
What does the Quarn contain?
teachings revealed to the prophet Muhammad by Allah
Who is Allah in the Islamic religion?
This is the second largest religion in India
What does the book called Hadith cover?
the life and daily rituals of the prophet Mohammad
Which of the Muslim text is used as a guide for morality?
list the five pillars of Islam
a. Profession of faith
b. Portion of money to charity
c. Praying five times a day
d. Fasting during the month of Ramadan
e. A pilgrimage to Mecca once in a lifetime
What was the pilgrimage to Mecca known as?
Which are the two primary denominations of Islam?
Sunni and Shia
What is the largest denomination of Islam?
When did the split between Sunni and Shia happen?
after Muhammad died
Who did the Sunni follow after Muhammad's death?
Abu Bakr, his father-in-law
Who did the Shia follow after Muhammad's death?
Ali, the prophets son-in-law
Another muslim tradition is known as what?
Where can Sufism be found?