It is the purification of the heart from polytheism, sins etc. It is not possible to attain purification when the filth of polytheism lingers in the heart.

The children of Israel carefully considered what had been said among themselves, generation after another, about Prophet Abraham (pbuh): that from his descendants there would emerge a boy who would cause the fall of the king of Egypt. This news was ....

Fasting in the context of Shari’ah means: To worship Allah by abstaining from the ingestion of food, drinks and sexual intercourse from dawn until sunset.

Zakah in the context of the Shari’ah means: A fixed amount of capital to be paid at a specified period to certain groups of people.

Makkah A name derived from the semitic word Bakk which means valley.