•The Shia’s five articles of belief which are the fundamentals of religion are:Tawheed (Oneness of God)Nabuwwat (Prophet hood)Ma'ad (Day of Judgment)Adl (Justice of God) and
.•Their five pillars of Islam are:PrayerZakatFastingHajj (the Pilgrimage) and
.•And according to them,
is the most important one.
THE CONCEPT OF IMAMAT
Concept of Imamat
says:•Apart from Prophets, there are another group of God appointed peoplecalled Imams.•These are the people who are infallible and have access to a knowledgethat is not accessible by ordinary people.•The world cannot be empty of an Imam otherwise it will be destroyed.•In the Islamic context, these individuals are those among the descendantsof Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) who are appointed by no one but God tolead Muslims. Any one who chooses any leader other than them ismisguided and not a complete believer.