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  1. What are the important holidays and traditions of Muslims?
  2. How has religion shaped your life?
  3. What are the challenges, if any, to practicing Muslim religion?
  4. How has your religion affected your life?
  5. What do find most rewarding about your religion?
  6. How has your religion impacted your life?
  7. What Spiritual challenges or obstacles have you faced?
  8. How do you look at others outside of your faith?
  9. Is there anything you religion doesn’t believe in?
  10. Did you have to take any classes to belong to your religion?
  11. Is the church you attend different from a Christian church?

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This one is for your second question. Say my religion have my religion because I follow the puller of islam: In Islam, there are six pillars of faith: Belief in Allah, His angels, His books to mankind, His Prophets and Messengers, the Day of Judgment, and Destiny.

  1. Belief in God (Allah) Islam teaches that there is one Unique God (Allah) who should be worshipped and obeyed.

  2. Belief in Mala-eka (Angels) Muslims believe that Allah created unseen creatures such as Angels. Muslims believe in their existence, their names, their tasks, and descriptions as explained in the Quran and in the Sunnah (Teachings of the Prophet).

  3. Belief in the Books of Allah Muslims believe that Allah from time to time revealed books to mankind through his Prophets. These books originated from the same divine source; they are all divine revelations. Muslims believe in the original text of these books when they were revealed. The five prominent divine books are: 1) Abraham's Scrolls; 2) Zabur (Psalms) revealed to Prophet David; 3) Tawrah (Torah) revealed to Prophet Moses; 4) Injil (Gospel) revealed to Prophet Jesus; 5) Quran revealed to Prophet Muhammad.

  4. Belief in the Prophets of Allah Muslims believe that Allah sent Prophets to all mankind as messengers for their guidance. Muslims believe in their existence, their names, and their messages, as Allah and His Prophet informed about them. Prophets are void of divinity because divinity is exclusive only to Allah (God) the Almighty. They are all righteous, truthful, and pious men chosen by Allah to be models to all mankind, both their words and deeds being in accordance with the divine commandments.

  5. Belief in Yawm al-Qiyama (Day of Judgement) Muslims believe that the life of this world and all that is in it will come to an end on one appointed day, when everything will be annihilated. This day will resurrect all the dead; Allah will judge with perfect justice each person individually according to his good or bad actions that he did during his life, and every victim will have his/ her rights. Allah will reward those who lead a righteous life and did good deeds by sending them to Paradise (Jannah). Allah forgives whom He pleases of those who disobeyed His Command, or punish them in the Hellfire (Jahannam).

  6. Qada wal-Qada (Destiny, Divine Decree) Muslims believe that since the whole universe is entirely under the direction and control of Allah, then everything that is or that happens in this universe, from the smallest to the greatest event is governed by Allah. Muslims put their trust in Allah only they are required, however, to make a sincere effort to strive and do their best, and not simply sit back and let things take their course in blind resignation. Such belief gives a person a tremendous degree of inner certainty, confidence and peace of heart, especially in the face of afflictions. Moreover, he lives with the assurance that whatever is to come to any individual, including death, cannot fail to come at its appointed time.

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Third answer for your question The challenging is to be close to Allah to gain the highest place in Jinnah, to respect other to be called by other that you are friendly, the chellenging to see Allah and Muhammad swa that why people are doing what they have been told in the quran, the chellenge is to avoid whisper of sitan (devil) and to be away from finish ment of fire and Allah angry. We all muslim should be trying to please belove allah

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Say my religion has effect my life from bad into good, it turn my way around from being bad into good my reliogn also treaty everyone the same whether they are female or male so it effect my life of the way it treaty others. Secondly it has effect my life because of reading the quran which has made my hearth and mind pure brotherh I don't know say things like how religion religion change your hearth and you can say or include anything if it has indeed effect your life, talk about family, respect, other muslim, quran,prayer,behaviours and so much more

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This is the answer for your other question The rewarding of islam is. Allah will hAve mercy on you Allah will protect you from evil things Allah will cure you from illness Allah increase his love in your heart Allah will make you closer to him Allah will forgive your sin Allah will send you to straight path Allah will never put you down Gain a highest place in paradise Read the quran which you will gain knowledge Allah increase your patient. Allah let you see him at the day of judgement. If you had pleased him. Stay you away from fire and punishment of grave. Take your soul out easily with iman and halal- easy deed Make you amounts his beloved servant. There is a lots if reward I can't even post it because it too much

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For your other question here the answer.

A typical Muslim’s day starts by waking up to pray the fajr (dawn) prayers. After that they can start their day or go to sleep for a while before staring their day.

We have to pray 5 different times in a day, it doesn’t affect us, it jut means we have a reserved time for each part of the day to remember God.

Out and about in our daily working live we have to try and avoid eating any thing that is not permitted i.e. meat which doesn’t come from a a halaal butcher.

The only nuisance here is checking ingredients in every little thing like a snack bar or a chocolate to see if it has any ingredients that we are not permitted to eat. A common ingredient is gelatine which is found in jams and other household foods.

Most foods labelled as suitable for vegetarians we normal consider safe to eat.

With regard to customs, every Muslim is obviously meant to behave themselves while out and about, greet fellow Muslims and generally be conscious of good manners.

Dress sense for women means that for those of that have any decency left, we should try and dress as covered as possible. Not every Muslim woman wears the long black coat that covers her whole body, i just wear the head scarf and dress decently with a normal top and jeans. I dont wear traditional Indian/pakistani clothes that you would find most people wearing in southall.

Normal everyday life doesn’t have to affect any muslim person, we just work our way around what is permissible and what isn't.

Islam when understood correctly is a sensible religion, it guides us through every aspect of our life, through everyday life to marriage and much more.

Most important thing for a Muslim to remember throughout their life is their religion, which mustn’t be taken in personal terms as extremists have done, but in the way in which Allah intended for it to be seen and followed; in its purest form Islam is a peaceful religion.

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This is answer for the first question of your.

Muharram (1 Muharram) The Islamic New Year The month of Muharram marks the beginning of the Islamic liturgical year. The Islamic year begins on the first day of Muharram, and is counted from the year of the Hegira (anno Hegirae) the year in which Muhammad emigrated from Mecca to Medina (A.D. July 16, 622).

Mawlid al-Nabi (12 Rabi 1) Prophet Muhammad's Birthday This holiday celebrates the birthday of Muhammad, the founder of Islam. It is fixed as the 12th day of the month of Rabi I in the Islamic calendar. Mawlid means birthday of a holy figure and al-Nabi means prophet.

Eid al-Fitr (1 Shawwal) The Celebration concluding Ramadan Ramadan, the month of fasting, ends with the festival of Eid al-Fitr. Literally the "Festival of Breaking the Fast," Eid al-Fitr is one of the two most important Islamic celebrations (Eid al-Adha is the other). At Eid al-Fitr people dress in their finest clothes, adorn their homes with lights and decorations, give treats to children, and enjoy visits with friends and family.

A sense of generosity and gratitude colors these festivities. Although charity and good deeds are always important in Islam, they have special significance at the end of Ramadan. As the month draws to a close, Muslims are obligated to share their blessings by feeding the poor and making contributions to mosques. Eid al-Adha (10 Dhu'l-Hijjah) The celebration concluding the Hajj Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, commemorates the prophet Abraham's willingness to obey Allah by sacrificing his son Ishmael. According to the Qu'ran, just before Abraham sacrificed his son, Allah replaced Ishmael with a ram, thus sparing his life.

One of the two most important Islamic festivals, Eid al-Adha begins on the 10 day of Dhu'l-Hijja, the last month of the Islamic calendar. Lasting for three days, it occurs at the conclusion of the annual Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca. Muslims all over the world celebrate, not simply those undertaking the hajj, which for most Muslims is a once-a-lifetime occurrence.

The festival is celebrated by sacrificing a lamb or other animal and distributing the meat to relatives, friends, and the poor. The sacrifice symbolizes obedience to Allah and its distribution to others is an expression of generosity, one of the five pillars

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thank you for your time

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What are some challenges Muslims face?

they face discrimination against others for the way they live their lives Skin colour Where they from that challenge some if the. Muslim There is so many things you can say brother... Sorry I don't have time to write all of them

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How do you look at others outside of your faith? We respect other people around us we treat them the same -We do not judge them what they do wrong -we do not talk about them in bad way because they are not musli- we don't point at them or abuse, fight - we try to understand then and answer them if they want question - We help them - We be patient to them - We don't laught at them - We not be racism to them - And so much more

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What muslim do not belive in? We do not belive that Jesus is son of god or he god himself -tuba- called the Injeel, some parts of which may be still available in the teachings of God to Jesus in the New Testament. But this does not mean that Muslims believe in the Bible we have today because it is not the original scriptures that were revealed by God. They underwent alterations, additions, and omissions. This was also said by the Committee charged with revising The Holy Bible (Revised Standard Version). This Committee consisted of thirty-two scholars who served as members of the Committee. They secured the review and counsel of an Advisory Board of fifty representatives of the co-operating denominations. The Committee said in the Preface to The Holy Bible (Revised Standard Version), p. iv, “Sometimes it is evident that the text has suffered in transmission, but none of the versions provides a satisfactory restoration. Here we can only follow the best judgment of competent scholars as to the most probable reconstruction of the original text.” The Committee also said in the Preface, p. vii, “Notes are added which indicate significant variations, additions, or omissions in the ancient authorities (Mt 9.34; Mk 3.16

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Did you have to take any classes to belong to your religion? You can say yes and no Yes because we to to mosque and they teach us a lots of things about islam No because we been teach by parent and other families

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