May 04, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Weekly On Wednesday Until May 18, 2022
Salat, the ritual prayer performed by Muslims five times each day, is the centerpiece of Islamic spiritual practice. What is the significance of prayer in the daily life of Muslims? How does it encapsulate the whole of Islamic tradition? What is its content, structure, and meaning? ICJS Muslim Scholar Zeyneb Sayilgan, Ph.D., led an exploration of these questions through the study of Islamic texts: the Qur'an and Hadith.
Class 1–Theological Foundations: Prayer in the Qur’an
Class 2–Practical Embodiment: Prayer in the Life of Prophet Muhammad
Class 3–Culture and Context: Prayer in American Muslim Life