Islam (n.) 1816, from Arabic islam, literally “submission”, from root of aslama “he resigned, he surrendered, he submitted,” causative conjunction of salima “he was safe,” and related to salam “peace.”
Monthly Archives: March 2017
Six essential beliefs. Requirements for being a Muslim. Belief in One-God (الله). Belief in Angels. Belief in the Holy books (Taurat, Gospel, and Quran). Belief in the prophets (Adam – Muhammad) Belief in the Day of Judgement. Belief in God predestination.