Repost of an article from few months ago!
(Copied and Pasted from my previous site)
I have lived my whole life as your average American. I would listen to music; watch movies; socialize; play video games; play sports etc. All common behaviors. All these social activities would be hit with an interruption.
Pause. We gotta pray
Time would be wasted on prayer. After the prayer finishes, the momentum of the basketball game, video game played, even the emotional momentum we have when watching films, would get interrupted for 5-10 minutes of bullshit where a man in front mumbles Arabic and we have to follow his lead.
Brief Explanation of Prayer
There are five mandated prayers a day:
Fajr: sunrise (Average length: 5 minutes)
Zuhr: noon (Average length: 15 minutes)
Asr: shortly before sunset (Average length: 5 minutes)
Maghrib: sunset (Average length: 10 Minutes)
Isha: night (Average length: 15 minutes)
Total length of prayer for day: 50 minutes/day
Most of the…
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