This work comprehensively encompasses the beliefs, practices, history and culture of the Islamic world, in over 1300 entries.Chronic conditions such as incontinence and bodily discharge, however, are disregarded as far as effect upon the prayer is concerned; the prayer is performed as if these conditions did not exist. It is best not to interrupt a prayer except foranbsp;...
|Title||:||The New Encyclopedia of Islam|
|Author||:||Cyril Glassé, Huston Smith|
|Publisher||:||Rowman Altamira - 2003-01|