This is Why We Pray: A Story About Islam, Salah, and Dua
Join Aliya and Amar as their Mama and Papa tell them all about the Five Pillars―especially salah. One of the most engaging Islamic books for kids, this book helps you learn what it means to pray, discover how it helps you grow closer to Allah, and hear awesome stories from the Quran that teach even more about the importance of salah.
This standout among Islamic books for kids features:
Salah and dua explained―Find out what salah and dua are, why they matter so much, and how talking to Allah can help you.
Playful learning―Grab your family and keep the learning going with fun activities you can do together.
Engaging pictures―Follow along with colorful illustrations that take you through the story and teach you how to perform wudu and salah.
Go beyond other Islamic books for kids with this fun and educational exploration of salah and more.
About the Author
Ameenah Muhammad-Digginsis an American Muslim author and speaker. Her work is inspired by her love of community and her experiences as an African American Muslim growing up in Philadelphia. Ameenah’s book,Bashirah and the Amazing Bean Pie, made history in 2019 by becoming the first Muslim children’s book to be adapted and produced into a stage play by a top-10 US children’s museum.