What are the five pillars ?
Once a Muslim, each member must carry out five essential duties, called The Five Pillars of Faith. They are listed below:
A Muslim must acknowledge that "There is no God but Allah and Muhammad is his Prophet"
A Muslim must pray five times daily facing Mecca: at dawn, at noon, in the midafternoon, at dusk, and after dark.
Each Muslim must pay a zagat to the government.
A Muslim must fast for the month of Ramadan. During the fasting month, one must refrain from eating, drinking, smoking, and sexual intercourse from dawn until sunset. ...more
Faith or belief in the Oneness of God and the finality of the prophethood of Muhammad;
Establishment of the daily prayers;
Concern for and almsgiving to the needy;
Self-purification through fasting; and
The pilgrimage to Makkah for those who are able.