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BOSFAM’s daily morning coffee came with a special treat the day after Bajram (what Bosniak’s call Eid) – homemade baklava and bonbonice! Delicious, sugary treats to accompany the potent Bosnian coffee.
In Muslim countries, the adhan (call to prayer) rings out over the land for each of the five daily prayers. Muslims use the human voice to announce the times of prayer to the community. The Adhan is the call to prayer itself. This call is also pronounced as Athan or Azan. Muslims observe five formal prayers each day. The timings of these prayers are spaced fairly evenly throughout the day, so that one is constantly reminded of God and given opportunities to seek His guidance and forgiveness. Muslims observe the formal prayers at the following times: Fajr (pre-dawn): This prayer starts off the day with the remembrance of God; it is performed before sunrise. Dhuhr (noon): After the day’s work has begun, one breaks shortly after noon to again remember God and seek His guidance. ‘Asr (afternoon): In the late afternoon, people are usually busy wrapping up the day’s work, getting kids home from school, etc. It is an important time to take a few minutes to remember God and the greater meaning of our lives. Maghrib (sunset): Just after the sun goes down, Muslims remember God again as the day begins to come to a close. ‘Isha (evening): Before retiring for the night, Muslims again take time to remember God’s presence, guidance, mercy, and forgiveness. In Muslim communities, people are reminded of the daily prayer times through the calling of the adhan. For those in Muslim-minority communities, computerized adhan programs are available. Adhan, God’s call to prayer, is a tremendously …
Asalaamu Alaaikum Beneficial Link: www.islamicfinder.org Blueprint productions & IISNA present “Step-by-Step How to Pray”. In this part (7) is how to perform the fifth and final (obligatory) prayer ‘Isha’. May Allah reward those who made it. I have permission to upload from IISNA Please continue on to the rest of the videos 1-Intro/Wudu 2-Reminders 3-Fajr 4-Dhur 5-Asr 6-Maghrib 7-Isha Wa’alyakum Asalaam Video Rating: 4 / 5