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What is prayer for in your religion

Is there a special way you have to pray, or special prayers (covering your eyes, hair, in a special place, certain prays you should say each day, etc)

Can you pray anywhere /are there places you shouldn't pray

Anything else about prayer in your religion?

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:50 PM on Jul. 22, 2012 in Religion & Beliefs

Answers (5)
  • You can pray anywhere and anytime, using a traditional prayer, meditating on the Gospels or any biblical text, you can make a prayer of petition or praise. You can pray be simply being still or with your work or play. Prayer opportunities have no limitations

    Answer by adnilm at 3:53 PM on Jul. 22, 2012

  • Prayer helps to center us and focus inward. There are countless ways to pray. Some prayer is silent and about clearing your mind. Some prayer involves reciting specific prayers. Some prayers involve reflecting on specific events. You can pray any where

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 3:53 PM on Jul. 22, 2012

  • In Islam we have 5 daily prayers and we have dua (supplications)

    The 5 daily prayers are said at certain times each day and during these prayers we recite a chapter from the Quran, than smaller verses, with a prayer for the prophets ending it will the greetings of peace salutation.

    These prayers can be done at home, msoque, workplace or anywhere else except in the bathroom, and unclean places.
    Women and men are covered for prayers some wearing jilbabs that are similar to robes or they can wear what is modest for them mostly covering most of their bodies.
    Women cover their hair some observe more covering and may cover their face, feet and hands (wearing gloves)
    Men sometimes wear kufi cap

    We than have dua (supplications) that can be said anytime of the day. Before going to bed, waking up, before and after eating,etc

    We have Ramadan prayers done in congregation at night, Quran is recited alittle each night

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 4:09 PM on Jul. 22, 2012

  • Prayer in my faith is the way we talk to Yahweh. We pray according to the way we are taught by the Messiah Himself. With a, "halleluYah," afterwards.

    Answer by Nikkijr at 11:32 PM on Jul. 23, 2012

  • Prayer opportunities have no limitations

    Answer by GlitteribonMom at 3:18 PM on Jul. 24, 2012

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