|Zohr — 4 rakaat units• What is the Purpose or Benefit of Salah? Many people opt to pray at the local Mosque in congregation while others prefer to pray at home or at work||This position can be ascertained using a compass|
|Asr — 4 rakaat units• It is important to educate oneself on how to perform their prayer correctly to ensure the benefits of salah are acquired and your act of worship is received well by Allah SWT||Maghrib — 3 rakaat units• The principle of Salah is to ensure Muslims maintain their faith and devotion to Allah SWT, to increase taqwa closeness to Allah SWT and to remain conscious of the importance of faith and submission to their Creator|
There is special importance dedicated to the Friday prayer, which is also known as Jumaa.21
|Many of these voluntary prayers are undertaken by Muslims during the Holy month of Ramadan due to the many rewards and blessings bestowed in this virtuous month|
|What Does Salah Mean? Salah plays a fundamental role in the Islamic faith and in this guide, we will explore the most important facets of the second pillar of Islam, including the meaning of salah, when you should be performing salah and what benefits salah can provide||Zohr — this is performed at midday• To begin with, there are five separate daily prayers which must be performed; they are as follows:• Each salah prayer consists of a number of rakaat units , which are split throughout the day as follows:• This prayer is performed in congregation at the local Mosque and is led by an Imam leader|
Salah is defined as the act of offering prayers to Allah SWT.