Pillars of Islam

plural noun
  1. the five bases of the Islamic faith: shahada (confession of faith), salat (prayer), zakat (almsgiving), sawm (fasting, especially during the month of Ramadan), and hajj (the pilgrimage to Mecca).
Compare din2, ibada.
Also called Pillars of the Faith.
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