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An insight into how the Koran is used during the five obligatory daily prayers. We see how millions of Muslims around the world memorise parts of the Koran, including the Al-Fatihah and how some Muslims, called 'Hafiz' memorise the book in its entirety.
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30 April 2007

Classroom Ideas

This clip could be used as a stimulus for discussion about the words from the Al-Fatihah. Pupils could discuss why Muslims see these words as so important.