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Description

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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First broadcast:
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.