How does one acquire knowledge of and belief in God, His Attributes, His Law and the Day of Judgment?
How iman (faith) is related to Islam? Who is the Muslim, and who is the mu’min? Is there Islam without faith? What makes a Muslim true and staunch?
Islam means obedience to God. And it is common sense that this obedience cannot be complete unless man knows certain basic facts of life and places firm faith in them.
The adhan, although it has very few words, covers all essentials of the faith. How is that? What does it indicate, and how was it legislated?
Where should I say the Shahadah? Being one’s own choice, why should it be in public? Is it just a kind of ritual practice?