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East Coast Ramadan Night:  Togetherness and bonding in iftar and solat

East Coast Ramadan Night:  Togetherness and bonding in iftar and solat More than 300 multi-racial, multi-religious residents from the East Coast GRC  (Group Representation Constituency  of Bedok, Changi Simei, Kampong Chai Chee and Siglap) had three-hours of interaction as they made … Continue reading

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Fascinating aspects of Islam: (3) Prayer (Part 3) – Solat or Islamic prayer

(3) Solat – the Islamic prayer The first thing a Muslim does at the start of each day, at the point of day-break, is to pray to God in gratitude for his life and to be conscious of His existence … Continue reading

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Fascinating aspects of Islam: (2) Prayer (Part 2) – Wudhu or ablution

(2) Wudhu – the Islamic ablution The Islamic daily prayer is a formal way of worshipping God. The prayer is performed five times a day, each at a specified period. Each of the prayer comprises three segments: the azan or … Continue reading

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(1) Prostration in Islam

(Outside congregational prayers at Sultan Mosque, Singapore.) Prostration in Islam In Islam, prostration is an act of thankfulness, gratefulness and submission. And that is why Muslims perform a number of prostrations during each of the Muslim’s daily prayers (solat). We … Continue reading

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