Islamic Knowledge Archive

How to do Namaz (Prayer) – Key Elements A Muslim Must Know

For a Muslim the importance of Salat or Prayer does not require any introduction or endorsement. It is one of the five pillars of Islam and the importance of it is as imperative as any other pillar or moral obligation made mandatory by Islam. Hence, in order to be a true and practicing Muslim, it

Improving Concentration and Prerequisites of Offering Prayers

Without any doubt, prayer is the necessary and integral component of Islamic faith. It is obligatory upon every Muslim to say prayers regularly five times a day and represent his or her submissiveness to Allah Almighty by prostrating in front of Him regularly. Therefore, the importance and significance of prayers cannot be denied in Islam.

Everything You Need to Know about Hajr e Aswad

All the religions of the world that have a significant number of followers have one thing in common. The followers of these religions have their own sacred places and relics whom there revere to the utmost level and are submissive to their sanctity. In Islam also, there are Holy places, relics, and remains that are

How to Kiss Hajr e Aswad (Black Stone) During Hajj

The importance of kissing Hajre Aswad and the significance it has for a Muslim are evident from the previous post, which showed the references from Hadith of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) the importance of the stone. Thus, out of respect and to fulfill the tradition of Hajre Aswad Muslims kiss the stone whenever they are doing

Islamic Duas Every Muslim Must Memorize and Recite Daily

One of the major elements of a Muslim conduct is the making of Dua or supplicating. Besides the general and major events like Eid, Funeral, Fasting, Marriage, etc, Islam stresses upon Muslims to supplicate for even the most trivial of matters. Therefore, practicing Muslims supplicate to Allah Almighty even for the simplest of matters in

Five Pillars of Islam In Relation With Spiritual And Physical Health Of A Muslim

There is no religion in the world that emphasizes that much upon the well being of its followers than Islam. Besides giving moral guidelines to its followers, Islam also gives ways and instructions to help the followers live life in the best manner possible. An integral part of the well-being of the followers of a