Adhān

Literal meaning is: ‘announcement;’ in Islam, it refers to a specific set of phrases recited at the time of prayer to call the Muslims to perform one of the five daily prayers. It can be recited by the person who is performing one’s prayer individually, or it can be...

Fajr

The obligatory dawn prayer. It consists of two rakats (units), making it the shortest of the five daily prayers.  Near to the time of the morning call to prayer (Adhan), a whiteness in the sky moves upwards from the east which is called the “first dawn”. When...