For a new convert to Islam, praying in Arabic may seem a bit complicated at first.
Praying is a meeting between you and God, and if you were a Christian or a Jew before, you certainly got used to performing it in your own language.
God knows all what is in everyone’s heart. He recognizes every prayer and supplication; yet, as the Quran was revealed in Arabic, we should respect it as it is.
As a new Muslim now, the first thing might come to your mind is how to communicate with God in a language you don't speak, right?
How to have devotion (khushu') during prayer and have a complete attention to God while reciting in a language unknown to you?
Well, in Islam the fact that all Muslims pray in the same way saying the same words gives its real beauty; the unity of Islam. Have you seen millions of pilgrims praying at the ka'bah? Read More...