1. WAJIB: The religious duties
performance of which is rewarded and neglect of which is punishable are
classified as WAJIB.
2. HARAM :
Deeds, doing of which is sinful and punishable and abstinence from them
rewardable, are termed as HARAM.
3. MUSTAHAB OR SUNNAT: Such of
the rites performance of which is rewardable but their commission is not
punishable are termed as SUNNAT.
4. MAKROOH; Those deeds,
abstinence from which is rewarded, but committing them is not sinful are
termed as MAKROOH.
5. MUBAH : Those deeds which are
allowed by the Sheriat, but there is neither reward nor punishment for doing
or neglecting them, are called MUBAH.