What are the 5 pillars?

the muslim pillars and please a simple explenation guys


1. Declaration that there is no God but Allah and Muhammad is his prophet

2. Performance of prayers 5 times a day

3. Paying Zakhat (giving to the poor- 2.5% of capital is the minimum)

4. Fasting during the Month of Ramadan

5. Performing the Hajj by visiting the Kaaba in Mecca at least once in your lifetime (if you can afford it)


5 pillars = a waste of time!


1. Declaration of Faith: Testify that "There is no god but Allah, and Muhammad is the messenger of God."

#2. Daily prayer 5x's a day

#3. Fasting during Ramadan

#4. Giving to charity

#5. Pilgrimage to Mecca