A group of young Muslims describe what it means to follow Islam. Islam is the second most widely practiced religion in the world. The word ‘Islam’ comes from Arabic and means ‘peace achieved through a willing obedience to Allah's divine guidance’.

This clip is from:
Belief File, Islam: The Shahadah
First broadcast:
1 March 1996

Students could list at least five different ways being a Muslim can have an impact on a believer’s life. They could write a detailed answer to the question: "Why do Muslims worship Allah?" Students could also reflect on whether there is anything in their own lives that can compare to a Muslims belief in an all-pervading God.