Post ("Eid") is necessary for every Muslim to strengthen self-discipline and their faith. The daytime during Ramadan, believers devote to prayers, reading the Quran, contemplation, piety and work. In addition, after the fifth prayer is performed another, for more prayer-prayer (Tarawih).
In the daytime it is impossible to eat, to drink, to inhale the tobacco smoke. Night restrictions are removed, but menu post should be strict, entertainment and luxuries to indulge in the impossible. Even permitted food must be consumed in small quantities, since the post is aimed at reducing carnal motives. Many are beginning to use in the dark fancy food, increase the amount of food eaten – in this case, the purpose of fasting is lost, it will not.
To feel the joy and the reward at the end of lent, the believer needs to experience real hunger. Food restriction in Ramadan is not only imposed on pregnant and nursing women, seriously ill patients, children and people in the way or hard work. This is the most obvious bans, they are known by many. However, apart from them there are other equally important prohibitions in Ramadan.
Try to avoid restricted views on the place are any things that distract the mind from the remembrance of Allah. Even his wife must not look lustfully, not to mention other women. Also banned are the places where evil.
The need to avoid unnecessary disputes, unnecessary conversations, lies, cursing, oaths, jokes, etc. Libel and slander – the big sins and failure to comply with this prohibition may make the flow of the post more difficult. Backbiting – talk about a person behind his back that he wouldn't like it. From this sin it is hard to resist, even devout Muslims, but strive to do it continuously. Likewise is a sin and hearing that kind of talk.
Advice 2: How to start to do namaz
The establishment of the path of faith and righteousness – a serious step for many people. If you are a Muslim, then the religious customs you should be doing daily five daily prayers – namaz.
Remember, when you need to make namaz. It seems not so easy to find the time to make five times prayer daily. In Muslim countries make break at work especially for you so that believers could pray. In a secular country break for prayer, not all will accept with understanding, however, of a man with a strong belief such things don't have to stop.The first prayer is called Fajr, takes place between dawn and sunrise. The second prayer is Dhuhr, held after noon. ASR – before sunset, Maghrib is at dusk, after sunset, Isha – nightfall.You cannot pray at the time when the Sun is at the Zenith during sunset, and between sunrise and before it rises to the height of a spear.
Be prepared to commit to prayer. Before praying we need to do some mandatory action. First, take ablution, partial or complete. In any case it is impossible to pray sweaty or dirty.For prayer we need to choose a clean place. Not necessarily to do namaz in the mosque, you can even pray on the street, if there is suitable for prayer location.People who pray, should be dressed in clean clothes that cover the ankle. You cannot pray in a state of intoxication, although in Islam, alcohol is absolutely forbidden at any time. Person to stand to the Kaaba which is in Mecca. Therefore, before starting the prayerand using the compass, determine which way is the Muslim Holy city.
Remember the number of RAK for each prayer. Is the order of words and actions in prayer. Each namaze number of RAK is different. In the first prayer you need to make 2 Rakaat. In the second, third and fifth – 4. In the fourth prayer, Maghrib, you need to make 3 Rakaat. Read more to learn the text of the prayers from Holy book Quran.
Advice 3: How to do namaz
One of the main requirements of Islam, regular prayer. So called a strictly regulated order of prayers. To turn to Allah prescribed five times a day - at dawn, at noon, in the afternoon, at the end of the day and night. It is believed that a Muslim is correctly performing the Salats, say goodbye to all the small sins. In addition, prayer is considered to be useful for body physical exercise, and discharging accumulated emotions.
Namaz is allowed to perform only adult, mentally competent Muslims. For women there are days when doing namaz is not necessary – during menstruation and after childbirth.
A place where you are going to do the Salatmust be clean. Like your clothes and body. The body is cleansed by ritual washing. Usually enough of the so-called wudoo ' is to wash the face, hands, feet. Remember that there are some actions the Commission of which completely annul your purification. For example, if after the ritual of water treatment and before making prayersand you fall asleep, lose consciousness, or to taste camel meat, you will have to do ablution again.
In some cases you want to perform the ablution and ritual bathing. Islam prescribes fully to wash before prayerom in the following cases: after intercourse, women after the completion of the "critical days" and after the birth. The process of ablution are strictly regulated. Supposed to do all the actions, turning face to Mecca, to read certain prayers, ablution, start on the right side of the body, to save water.
If there is no water or too little, Islam allows for the purification of sand. To do this, using your hands to sand, blow his hands and wipe his face in his hands.
Just before committing prayerand in your soul, you should see the intention to do it. The intention is one of the main conditions for correct execution of the prayer. As with the big ablution, your face should be facing in Mecca the Holy ka'ba. Close those parts of the body which it is proposed to close.
During namazand read a certain Surah of the Quran. Required to pronounce all words and sounds without distortion. Before you do the Salat, it is better to listen to the sound of verses from the mouth of the seasoned Muslim.
Advice 4: How is Ramadan
Muslims believe Ramadan is the month of redemption, mercy, and abstinence from carnal pleasures. As soon as the young serpik of the moon appears on the sky on the last day of Sha'ban, there comes a great post. Allah is watching at this time for believers and accomplishes its destiny.
On August 21, Muslims starts the Holy month of fasting Ramadan. This holiday was created in honor of the message to mankind of the Qur'an. This event lasts 30 days, during which time in the daytime it is forbidden to take food and liquid. This fasting is obligatory for all healthy adult Muslims. It can avoid sick people, pregnant and lactating women, the elderly, children, and travelers, the military and people engaged in heavy work.
When the sun goes down, the faithful can eat. Usually the meal begins with dates with milk, and then the feast continues with a variety of delicious dishes. Sometimes it lasts all night until the new dawn.
In different Muslim countries the beginning of the Holy month a little excellent from each other. This is because the feast is celebrated according to the lunar calendar and the position of the satellite is different in different parts of the world.
In Islam it is believed that fasting (especially in Ramadan) will help the Muslims to atone for their sins. In this religion there is no such clergy, which in the name of Allah may help the penitent. Therefore believers are compelled in the face of deity to atone for their sins. Ramadan is the month of mercy and self-sacrifice for Muslims.
Fasting in Ramadan begins with the ritual of "meeting" in this moment the faithful waiting when the skies seem young a month. The beginning of strict fasting is marked by drumming or cannon shot. At this point, the Muslims go to the mosque to pray.
Ramadan ends with the holiday of breaking the fast , called Eid al-Fitr. Most often it occurs at the end of September. Besides the ancient traditions, it is the Muslim Holy time, there are modern ceremony. For example, in some countries, people who cannot or do not want to fast, should donate a certain amount to the poor for each missed day of fasting.
In other Muslim countries and republics in the month of Ramadan it is forbidden to sell alcoholic beverages. Sometimes in connection with the celebration prolong the time of work of checkpoints, so everyone could visit the Holy places. In Jerusalem to the al Aqsa mosque on the temple mount and the dome of the Rock is now able to include women over 45 and men over 50.
Advice 5: That means the Muslim Ramadan
Each year, the Committee of Muslim scholars announces the advent of the Holy Ramadan, the most blessed and important month for all Muslims. At this moment millions of Islamic followers around the world need to turn away for a whole month from earthly goods and to submit completely to the service of Allah.
The distinguishing feature of the chronology in Islam – using a special lunar calendar, as well as visually determining the start date of Ramadan for the appearance of the Crescent of the new moon. On this basis, and is determined by the annual shifting of holidays. Date of the onset of Holy Ramadan is determined by the Commission on the status of the moon, in the Renaissance, this holiday fell on the hot months.
One of the five requirements of Islam – fasting during this month. Fasting consists in abstinence from drinking, eating, performing marital duties and Smoking in daylight hours. That is to be abandoned during Ramadan, from everything that distracts a person from godliness. All bans are removed after dark, but still not recommended to indulge in excesses. Time need to spend in prayer and reading the Koran and other pious acts, including the distribution of alms to the poor.
The main purpose of the festival is to promote all the Muslims to piety, piety and doing good deeds. Post count only in case, if doing good deeds, you will refrain from bad habits and actions. From public Affairs that do not belong to the service of God, no entertainment, cheeky behavior, music and even loud conversations, all of that may distract the Muslim from thinking about the essence of its existence.
Fasting in the Holy month of Ramadan awakens the hearts of Muslims and promotes the remembrance of the Almighty. Libido and hunger while fasting remind you about Allah, which forbade the satisfaction of these needs. Fasting protects the eyes, ears, tongue, feet, hands and other organs from sins.
Post – the worship of Allah, the shield that protects every Muslim from the fires of Hell. Fasting, waiting two pleasures: the first is the joy of meeting with Allah and the second is the joy of breaking the fast. For other good deeds man is rewarded. Because Paradise has gates through which can pass only those who commit good deeds and fasting. Passed through the gates of Heaven are promised the opportunity to see Allah himself.