The ritual of washing of the hands, face, arms, top of head, and feet that Muslims must perform before Salah.
Wudu
A Muslim scholar trained in Islam and Islamic Law.
Ulama
Chapters of sections of the Qur'an
Surah
The fourth Pillar of Islam which is a month of prayer and fasting that commemorates the Night of Power.
Ramadan
Arabic word that means "recite" or "recitation"
Qur'an
First Islamic shrine, which Muslims believe was built by Abraham.
Ka'bah
The leader for prayer at a mosque who is chosen for his knowledge of Islam and his personal holiness
Imam
A termed meaning "migration", it recalls the escape of Muhammad from his enemies in 622 C.E. And the beginning of the establishment of Islam. Marks the start of the Islamic Calendar.
Hijrah
A Muslim who has memorized the Qur'an
Hafiz
A word meaning "story" the sayings and stories of Muhammad that are meant to form guidance for living out Islam.
Hadith
The foundational and practices of Islam were set forth by Muhammad that are meant to form guidance for living out Islam
Five Pillars
Islamic leaders regarded as successors of Muhammad for Sunni Muslims.
Caliph
Arabic word for God
Allah
In Islam, "the call to prayer"
Adan