A taabi'ee is a Muslim who has met a sahabi and who died in a state of Imaan.
Literally means "seeking protection". In kitaabus salaat it refers to reciting a'udhu billahi minash shaytaanir rajeem before commencing with the qira'at in salaat.
Purity or the state of purity.
An optional salaat that is offered in the dark of the night. There is great merit in offering this salaat.
To say "Allahu Akbar" which means Allah is the Greatest.
The first takbeer that one says when commencing with salaat.
The takbeer that is recited during the days of eid ul-ad'haa. For further details refer to the chapter on eid salaat.
Piety, righteousness, God-consciousness.
Saying "Sub'haanallah" which means Glory be to Allah. A rosary that is used to glorify Allah Ta'ala is also called a tasbeeh.
The Oneness of Allah Ta'ala. The concept of tauheed is the corner stone of Islamic belief.
Having trust in Allah Ta'ala, i.e. He alone has full contol over all the affairs of this world and the hereafter.
The act of purifying oneself with pure sand in the absence of water.
Literally means "praise". In kitaabus salaat it refers to a special dua that is recited after the takbeer-e-tahreemah.
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