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Rak'a(t) ()
A unit of the prayer consisting of a series of standings, bowing, prostrations and sittings, (Source:Taha Publication)

Rak'ah (ruck-ah)
Literally, "a bowing." This term designates one complete cycle of standing, bowing, and prostrating during salah (formal worship). Verses from the Qur'an, special prayers and phrases are stated in these different positions. Each of the five formal worship times are comprised of varying numbers of such cycles (Source:CIE)

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