ISIS rules for enslaving women | Fox News
A list of sex slave rape rules has been issued by so-called Islamic State theologians setting out how IS fighters can treat their captives for the first time. The news agency Reuters has reviewed the ...
ISIS rules for enslaving women | Fox News
A list of sex slave rape rules has been issued by so-called Islamic State theologians setting out how IS fighters can treat their captives for the first time. The news agency Reuters has reviewed the ...
Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and Issuing Fatwas
The Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and Fataawa (also The Standing Committee for Scholarly Research and Fatwa, or The Committee for Research and Religious Edicts, or The Permanent Committee f...
Fatimid Caliphate
The Fatimid Caliphate (Arabic: الفاطميون‎, al-Fāṭimīyūn) was a Shia Islamic caliphate, which spanned a large area of North Africa, from the Red Sea in the east to the Atlantic Ocean...
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Muhammad I Abul-Abbas
Muhammad I Abu 'l-Abbas (died 856) was the fifth emir of the Aghlabids in Ifriqiya (ruled 841–856).Muhammad I was the son of the fourth emir, Abu Iqal (838–841). Under him the Aghlabids continued thei...
Kharaj
In Islamic law, kharaj is a tax on agricultural land.Initially, after the first Muslim conquests in the 7th century, kharaj usually denoted a lump-sum duty levied upon the conquered provinces and coll...
Qada (Islamic term)
The Arabic word qada (قُضِي) means literally "carrying out or fulfilling". In Islamic jurisprudence it refers to fulfilling or completing those duties that one may have missed due to some reason or ot...
Shura
Shura (Arabic: شورى shūrā) is an Arabic word for "consultation". The Quran and Muhammad encourage Muslims to decide their affairs in consultation with those who will be affected by that decision.Shura...
Hirabah
Hirābah (Arabic: حِرابة‎) is an Arabic word for “piracy”, or “unlawful warfare”. Hirabah comes from the root hariba, which means “to become angry and enraged”. The noun harb (حَرْب, pl. hu...
Najis
In Islamic law, najis (Arabic: نجس‎) are things or persons regarded as ritually unclean. According to Islam, there are two kinds of najis: the essential najis which cannot be cleaned and the...
Dhimmi
A dhimmī (Arabic: ذمي‎ ḏimmī, [ˈðɪmmiː], collectively أهل الذمة ahl al-ḏimmah/dhimmah "the people of the dhimma") is a historical term referring to non-Muslim citizens of an Islamic state. ...
Haram
Ḥarām (/ˈhɛərəm, ˈhær-/; Arabic: حَرَام‎ ḥarām) or Haraam is an Arabic term meaning sinful. In Islamic jurisprudence, haram is used to refer to any act that is forbidden by Allah, and is one...
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Adab (Islam)
Adab (Arabic: أدب‎) in the context of behavior, refers to prescribed Islamic etiquette: "refinement, good manners, morals, decorum, decency, humaneness". While interpretation of the scope an...
The Origins of Muhammadan Jurisprudence
The Origins of Muhammadan Jurisprudence (1950) is the chief and widely influential work of noted British-German orientalist Joseph Schacht on the medieval 'ilm al-ḥadīth, or the science of ḥadīth lite...
Fasad
Fasad (Arabic: فساد /fasād/) is an Islamic concept which means spreading mischief in a Muslim land, moral corruption against God, and any form of expression or activity by non-Muslims or apostates of ...
Fasad - Wikipedia
IslamQA.com
IslamQA is a website providing information regarding Islam in accordance with the Salafi school of thought. It was founded by Muhammad Al-Munajjid.
IslamQA is available in 12 languages, including...
Mufti
A mufti (/ˈmʌfti/; Arabic: مفتي‎ muftī; Turkish: müftü) is an Islamic scholar who is an interpreter or expounder of Islamic law (Sharia and fiqh). A muftiate or diyanet is a council of ...
Carrying capacity
The carrying capacity of a biological species in an environment is the maximum population size of the species that the environment can sustain indefinitely, given the food, habitat, water, and other ...
Ahkam
Ahkam (Arabic: أحكام‎ plural of Hukm حُكْم) is a reference to the Islamic commandments, derived and understood from religious jurisprudence resources (Arabic: مَنَابِعُ الفِقْهِ‎)....
Sunnat Allah
Some actions that are quoted in the Qur'an as done by God are referred to as Sunnat Allah, the Sunnah of God.
Diyya
Diyya (plural: Diyat; Arabic: دية‎) in Islamic Sharia law, is the financial compensation paid to the victim or heirs of a victim in the cases of murder, bodily harm or property damage. It is...
Fiqh
Fiqh (/fɪk/; Arabic: فقه‎ [fiqh]) is Islamic jurisprudence. While Sharia is believed by Muslims to represent divine law as revealed in the Quran and the Sunnah (the teachings and practice...
Fiqh - Wikipedia
Ulama
Ulama (/ˈuːləˌmɑː/; Arabic: علماء‎ ʿUlamāʾ, singular عالِم ʿĀlim, "scholar"), also spelled ulema, alimah (female) and "uluma", in contemporary usage by Muslims refers to the religious elite...
Ulama - Wikipedia
Wudu
Wuḍūʾ (Arabic: الوضوء‎ al-wuḍūʼ  [wʊˈdˤuːʔ]; Persian: آبدست‎ ābdast  Urdu: وضوء‎ / ALA-LC: wuz̤ūʾ [wʊzuː]; Turkish: abdest ; Bengali: ওযু ozū...
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Dhabihah
Dhabīḥah (or zabiha, Arabic: ذَبِيْحَة‎ dhabīḥah [ðæˈbiːħɐ], 'slaughter') is, in Islamic law, the prescribed method of ritual slaughter of all animals excluding locusts, fish, and most sea-l...
Usul al-fiqh
Principles of Islamic jurisprudence otherwise known as Uṣūl al-fiqh (Arabic: أصول الفقه) is the study and critical analysis of the origins, sources, and principles upon which Islamic jurisprudence is...
Jizya
Under Islamic law, jizya or jizyah (Arabic: جزية‎ ǧizyah [dʒizja]; Ottoman Turkish: cizye) is a per capita tax levied on a section of an Islamic state's non-Muslim subjects, who meet certain...
Jizya - Wikipedia
Awza'i
The Awza'i madhhab (Arabic: الأوزاعي ‎) was one of the schools of Fiqh, the Islamic jurisprudence, or religious law within Sunni Islam in the 8th century. Its Imam was Abd al-Rahman al-Awz...