The testification of Faith is pure monotheism and liberation from the forms of polytheism that kill the heart. It represents the commitment of sincere adoration to the Creator and to no one else.
Accepting that Muhammad is the messenger of Allah means taking him as a reference and example. It is to respect it and to get to love it. "In truth we will ask those to whom they were sent (prophets) and those who were sent" Corán 7:6.
Daily prayer is an exercise and nourishment for the soul; It is easy and a good work. It brings enormous benefits to the heart of the individual and the community. It is the bond that unites man with his Lord. It is put into practice by the believer once he has purified himself on the physical plane and is predisposed to purify himself on the spiritual plane.
"It is true that prayer distances man from reproach and slander." (Koran 29:45)
Zakah is a very low percentage that the believer pays to help his brothers who are in need. Purify the heart of greed and reform society. It is, in the end, a charity that one has with oneself.
Fasting during the blessed month of Ramadan: it reminds us of the blessings of the Creator on an annual basis, the highest being the revelation of the Holy Qur'an. Fasting is a bit of sacrifice that we offer at the feet of the Lord of the universe in recognition of his graces and gifts. It benefits us in many ways, both materially and spiritually.
La peregrinación a la Meca, el Hajj The fifth pillar of Islam: Represents a deep enhancement of Religion, its sacred rites and commandments. It is not obligatory only once in a lifetime and if the Muslim is in a position to do so.
As the Prophet delivered it: "The accepted pilgrimage (by Allah) has Paradise as a reward".