Sunni
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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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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Hanafi
The Hanafi (Arabic: حنفي‎ Ḥanafī) school is one of the four orthodox Sunni Islamic schools of jurisprudence (fiqh). It is named after the scholar Abū Ḥanīfa an-Nu‘man ibn Thābit (d. 767), a...
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Maliki
The Mālikī (Arabic: مالكي‎) madhhab is one of the four major schools of Fiqh or religious law within Sunni Islam. It was founded by Malik bin Anas in 8th century. Maliki school of jurisprude...
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Shafi'i
The Shafi'i (Arabic: شافعي‎ Šāfiʿī ) madhhab is one of the four schools of Islamic law in Sunni Islam. It was founded by the Arab scholar Al-Shafi'i in early 9th century. The other three s...
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Hanbali
The Hanbali school (Arabic: المذهب الحنبلي‎) is one of the four orthodox Sunni Islamic schools of jurisprudence (fiqh). It is named after the Iraqi scholar Ahmad ibn Hanbal (d. 855), and was...
Demographics of Islam
Muslims constitute the world's second largest religious group. According to a 2010 study and released January 2011, Islam has 1.57 billion adherents, making up over 23% of the world population. Most M...
Al-Hidayah (book)
Al-Hidayah fi Sharh Bidayat al-Mubtadi (d. 593 AH/1197 CE) (Arabic: الهداية في شرح بداية المبتدي‎, al-Hidāyah fī Sharḥ Bidāyat al-Mubtadī), commonly referred to as al-Hidayah The Guidance, i...
Dawat-e-Islami
Dawat-e-Islami is an Islamic organization based in Pakistan. Founded in the early 1980s, the organization is ideologically aligned with Sunni Islam. In addition to local charity efforts, Dawat-e-Isl...
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Muhammad ibn Idris ash-Shafi`i
Abū ʿAbdullāh Muḥammad ibn Idrīs al-Shāfīʿī (Arabic: ابو عبدالله محمد بن إدريس الشافعيّ‎) A Muslim jurist, who lived from (767 — 820 CE / 150 — 204 AH). Often referred to as 'Shaykh al-Islām...