Islamic philosophy
Islamic philosophy is the systematic investigation of problems connected with life, the universe, ethics, society, and so on as conducted in the Muslim world. Not all Islamic philosophers have been Mu...
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Islamic schools and branches
This article summarizes the different branches and Schools of jurisprudence in Islam.While all branches recognise the Qur'an, they differ in which other authorities they acknowledge.This article also ...
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Ritual purity in Islam
Purity (Arabic: طهارة‎, Tahara(h)) is an essential aspect of Islam. (The same term taharah is also found in Hebrew — see tumah and taharah— applying to purity in Ancient Israel and modern Ju...
Head tie
A head tie is a common women's cloth head scarf in many parts of Southern and Western Africa.In South Africa and Namibia, the Afrikaans word 'doek' (meaning "cloth") is used for the traditional head c...
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Makruh
In Islamic terminology, something which is makruh (Arabic: مكروه, transliterated: makrooh or makrūh) is a disliked or offensive act (literally "detestable" or "abominable"), one of the five categories...
Quran
The Quran (/kɔrˈɑːn/ kor-AHN; Arabic: القرآن‎ al-qur'ān, [qurˈʔaːn], literally meaning "the recitation"; also romanised Qurʾan or Koran) is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslim...
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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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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...
Haud-e-Kauthar
Haud-e-Kauthar (tr.: "The Pond of Abundance") refers, in Islamic belief to a metaphysical pond/river that is supposed to exist in Paradise. The traditional Muslim belief is that on the Day of Judgemen...
Chador
A chādor or chādar (Persian: چادر‎), also known variously in English as chadah, chad(d)ar, chader, chud(d)ah, chadur, shador and naturalized as /tʃʌdə(ɹ)/ is an outer garment or open cloak worn ...
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Karamogo
The Karamogo were the scholar class among the peaceful Dyula traders of Western Africa, of which Al-Hajj Salim Suwari was a prominent member. The Karamogo developed theological rationales for living a...
Islamic views on sin
Muslims see sin as anything that goes against the commands of Allah (God), a breach of the laws and norms laid down by religion. Islam teaches that sin is an act and not a state of being. It is believ...
Wahhabi movement
Wahhabism (Arabic: وهابية‎, Wahhābiya(h)) or Wahhabi mission (/wəˈhɑːbi, wɑː-/; Arabic: ألدعوة ألوهابية‎, ad-Da'wa al-Wahhābiya(h) ) is a religious movement or branch of Sunni Isl...
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Platonism in Islamic Philosophy
Medieval Islamic philosophy was steeped in both Aristotelianism and Neoplatonism from its 9th-century beginnings with Al-Kindi, but the influence of Neoplatonism becomes more clearly visible in the 1...
Hu Songshan
Hu Songshan (1880–1955), a Hui, was born in 1880, in Tongxin County, Ningxia, China. His Muslim name in Arabic was Sa'd al-Din (Arabic: سعد الدين‎ Sa'd ad-Dīn; simplified Chinese: 赛尔敦丁; ...
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William Chittick
William C. Chittick (born 1943) is a leading translator and interpreter of classical Islamic philosophical and mystical texts. He is best known for his groundbreaking work on Rumi and Ibn 'Arabi, and ...
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Dhikr
Dhikr (also Zikr, Zekr, and variants; (Arabic: ذِکْر ḏikr‎; plural Arabic: أذكار aḏkār‎, meaning "remembrance")the name of devotional act in Islam in which short phrases or prayer...
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Gosha-e-Durood
Gosha-e-Durood is a full-time sufi institute like the traditional khanqah where individuals gather for remembrance and recitation of greetings and salutations (Salat and Salam) upon the Islamic prophe...
Sunni Islam
Sunni Islam (/ˈsuːni/ or /ˈsʊni/) is the largest branch of Islam; its adherents are referred to in Arabic as ahl as-sunnah wa l-jamāʻah (Arabic: أهل السنة والجماعة‎), "people of the traditio...
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Sultaana Freeman
Sultaana Lakiana Myke Freeman (born 1967) is an American citizen, resident in the state of Florida. She garnered media attention and notoriety when she sued the state of Florida in order to wear a fac...
The Philosophy of the Teachings of Islam
'''The Philosophy of the Teachings of Islam''' is an essay on Islam by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, founder of the Ahmadiyya religious movement. The original was written in Urdu with the title Islami Usool ki ...
Transcendent theosophy
Transcendent theosophy or al-hikmat al-muta’li (حكمت متعالي), the doctrine and philosophy developed by Persian philosopher Mulla Sadra is one of two main disciplines of Islamic philosophy that is curr...
Ghusl
Ghusl (Arabic: غسل‎ Ġusl , [ˈɣʊsl]) is an Arabic term referring to the full body washing ablution required, if the adult loses the state of body cleanness, in Islam for adults prior t...
Sema
Sama (Persian and Arabic: سَمَاع‎ - samā‘, Turkish Sema) is a Sufi ceremony performed as dhikr. Sama means "listening", while dhikr means "remembrance". These rituals often includes singing,...
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Madh'hab
A madhhab (Arabic: مذهب‎ maḏhab, [ˈmæðhæb], "doctrine"; pl. مذاهب maḏāhib, [mæˈðæːhɪb]; Turkish: mezhep; Urdu: مذہب mazhab) is a school of thought within fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence). In the...
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