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Sunni Islam

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Sunni Islam is the largest religious denomination for any religion in the world and composes roughly 85% of all Muslims. Sunni Islam is sometimes referred to as the orthodox version of Islam. The word "Sunni" comes from the term Sunnah (Arabic: سنة‎), which refers to the collected wisdom of Prophet Muhammad's sayings and actions as recorded in the Hadith and the Sirat an-Nabi.
You are asking that is he a sunni Muslim, i thought that he is noteven a Muslim.
Absolutely. Ali, God grant him peace, was a cousin of Prophet Muhammad (God bless him and grant him peace), and one of the four Rightly-Guided Caliphs. Many sunnah Muslims have this name.
They are both Muslims and having good mutual relationship and mutual respect. Refer to question below.
Ahle hadees are very bad. they don't respect sahaba Raziallaahu anhum.they say that those who follow the ImamS like Imam abu hanifa,imam shafai,imam ahmad bin hambal,and iman maaliki rahimahullah they are called mushrik.But very interesting thing in Saudi Arabia, all Saudi arabians follow imam ahmad...
shia and sunni have mainly conflict on Imamat (leadership). shia say Imamat is one of 5 pillars of Islam and only God can select leader for people. but sunni say Imamat is not part of Islam and leader can be selected by people by any method like shura (for example for Abubakr) or by will of...
The main variance between the shia and the sunni occurred after thedeath of the holy prophet .the shia believes that the prophet isordered by Allah to express Ali Ibn Abitali as his succeSsor inGadir- Ghom and according TO lots other evidences.but after thedeath of the prophet ,some of his companion...
shia and sunni have mainly conflict on Imamat (leadership). shia say Imamat is one of 5 pillars of Islam and only God can select leader for people. but sunni say Imamat is not part of Islam and leader can be selected by people by any method like shura (for example for Abubakr) or by will of...
It depends on the time period in question. Part 1: First Years of the Schism the friends and followers of Ali believed that after the death ofprophet, the caliphate and religious authority belonged to ALI.this belief came from consideration of Ali's position and stationin relation to the prophet ...
Sunni and Shia are two sects of Islam. Both of the have the same basic beliefs. They believe in the ONENESS of Almighty God. They offer prayers, keep fast and perform Hajj. There is a little difference in the interpretation.
some differences between Islam and Ahmadiyyat (Qadianism) are : Ahmadiyyat is based on the belief that Mirza was an improved secondreincarnation of hazrat Muhammad (SAW) they reject the concept of absolute Finality of Prophethood inhazrat Muhammad (SAW) , as confirmed in Quran, Hadith , Sunnah ...
Sonni Ali (or Sunni Ali Ber ) was the first empire ofthe Songhai Empire in west Africa.
Qu'ran, the same as for all Muslims. See related question listed below for more information.
There are Muslims that claim that the United States is taking activities designed to keep the Sunnis and Shiites from reconciling, but this is false. Sunni and Shiite Muslims have actually been brought together politically by the United States both domestically and in Iraqi politics. The United...
The war in Iraq has produced a tremendous change in the Middle East and in the Muslim world at large. For the first time in history, an Arab country is controlled by the Shi'a. The West does not grasp yet the full meaning of the Shi'a revival and the potential for deep change in many of the...
In Sunni Islam, marriages can be irregular or they can be void. InShia Islam, marriages cannot be "irregular" and can thereforeeither be valid or invalid. Guardians in Shia Islam are only thefather and grandfather, but in Sunni Islam, it is the mother,brother, father, etc. In Sunni Islam, marriages...
shi'ism believe that the successor of the prophet must be chosen by Allah & is declared by prophet ,not necessarily his descender . As people can not know each other & who is sinless till he lead people in the right path to allah & to the heaven.
Shia and Sunni have mostly same beliefs and both believe in fundamental beliefs of Islam. Today there is up to 260 sects in Islam that are in two main categories of shia and sunni. the conflict of shia and sunni has been always amplified by world Imperialism to prevent Islam from gaining power. ...
neither of them. both of them are Muslim. however they have many commons such as belief in divine unity, prophecy and resurrection or the day of judgment. we must keep in mind that both of them in principle are muslim and this belief in Islam saves them from hell.
Those who advocated that Hazrat Ali RAU should have been chosen theCaliph after the death of the holy Prophet (SAW) declared them'Shiyan-i-Ali.' It is interesting to note that during the RightfulCaliphate of first three Caliphs, Hazrat Ali RAU had been theiradvisor and active member of Muslim...
no. both of them are the same in principles such as divine unity or tawhid and resuurection and prophecy which these element compromised basic body of religion of islam. both Shiite and Sunni are similar in these principles.
Sure, there must be peace between between Sunnis and Shiites if they are not already in peace. There is no reason for not being in peace. The Sunnis and Shiites two main Islam groups or schools are both Muslims. No one has the right to expel anyone out of Islam and to consider him/her unbeliever ...
Disagreements over Succession after Mohammed's death. The Muslim community was united while Mohammed was the leader of this community. Most Muslims hold, however, that he never specifically chose a successor to his leadership. There was a minority in the community that supported the candidacy of...
they are two branches of islam.sunnis as majority and shia as minority. shiah believed in five principles such as prophecy , divine unity , ressurrection , imamah or successors of the prophet and divine justice . it is only in the imamah and divine justice that shia and sunni differ . in the...
shia and sunni have mainly conflict on Imamat (leadership). shia say Imamat is one of 5 pillars of Islam and only God can select leader for people. but sunni say Imamat is not part of Islam and leader can be selected by people by any method like shura (for example for Abubakr) or by will of...
Primarily, there is no problem between these two sects of the Muslims. Only the Hardliners create problem. The basic beliefs of both the sects are the same.
He is a Sunni of Pashtun Pupalzai Tribes
Shia and Sunni have mostly same beliefs and both believe in fundamental beliefs of Islam. Today there is up to 260 sects in Islam that are in two main categories of shia and sunni. the conflict of shia and sunni has been always amplified by world Imperialism to prevent Islam from gaining power. ...
shia and sunni are not fighting. but Wahhabi groups like Al-Qaede and Taliban,... are fighting both shia and non-Wahhabi sunni and also non Muslims. please refer to below related question:
Sunni Islam IS itself a Sect of Islam. The subdivisions of Sunni Islam are properly termed as "Schools of Jurisprudence" or in Arabic Madhaaheb al-Fiqh (مذاهب الفقه). There are four major schools in Sunni Islam: Hanafi (حنفي), Maliki (مالكي),...
90% sunni and 10% shia. shia mostly live in samarkand. Wikipedia cites: Shi'a Islam in Uzbekistan is a small minority sect, composed almost entirely of ethnic-Iranians. There are only two registeredShi'a mosques in the country, two in Samarkand and one in Bukhara ; both of these are...
On basic difference between Sunni and Shiite Islam is the Imamate,where Shiites believe that there were successors to Mohammed whohad Divine Authority (the Infallible Imams) whereas Sunnis do notbelieve that such persons were Divinely Guided or relevant todeveloping Islam. Please see the Related...
Answer 1 it is more accurate in religious sciences if we apply sect insteadof branches.therefore we have to say in Islam religion we have twosects,shiite as minority and Sunni as majority.Sunni and shiism aretwo main sects of islam religion. Answer 2 The two sects of Sunni and Shiite Islam...
Shia and Sunni have mostly same beliefs and both believe in fundamental beliefs of Islam. Today there is up to 260 sects in Islam that are in two main categories of shia and sunni. the conflict of shia and sunni has been always amplified by world Imperialism to prevent Islam from gaining power. ...
the distinctive institution of shiism is the immamte and the question of the Immate is inseprable from that of wilayah or the esoteric function of interpreting the inner mysterious of the holy Quran and the Shariah .according to the shiite view , the successor of the prophet of islam must be one who...
the two problem of succession and Authority in religious Sciences:there are two problems of succession and authority between shia and sunni . in accordance with the islamic teaching which form its basis , shiism believed that the most important question facing islamic society was the elucidation...
It depends on the Muslim in question, but perhaps the best answerwould be: God Himself. Historically, the leader of Sunni Islam was the Caliph of thesuccessive Rashidun, Umayyad, Abbassid, and Ottoman Caliphatesuntil the position was abolished in 1924. Sunni Muslims, though,have been wary of...
Sunni and Shiite are different sects of Islam, but Kurds are anethnic group. Kurds are predominantly Sunni Muslims (although thereare minorities of Shiite Kurds, especially in Iran, and non-MuslimKurds as well). As a result, it is incorrect to call the Kurds a"religious faction" since what sets them...
All problems of life can be solved by the exact applying of the rules & recommendations of Islam. when all these were applied by all the Muslims their community was really perfect.
Answer 1 They are not attacking each other like two armies. The basicbeliefs of both are the same. They follow the same Prophet (SAW).Only the extremists sometimes somewhere create problems. Answer 2 It is anundeniable fact that Shias and Sunnies represent two differentsects. They remain at...
She would have to talk to him about their marriage and whether ornot they should stay married.
the Sunni and Shiite are two main sects in Islam religion first asmajority and latter as minority.
He was a Muslim, according to a statement from Mutah Beale who wasin his band. "From Allah we belong to Allah we return it is confirmed ourbrother hussein fatal member of the outlawz returned to Allah lastnight due to a car accident. Our brother fatal did accept islam andWe ask Allah to have mercy...
Sunni Islam began with the death of Mohammed in 632 C.E. Islamism, however, is something else. It is a political ideology whose goal is to bring the religious tenets of Islam into the daily functioning of a government and its laws. Islamism is a modern movement whose roots began contemporaneously...
the friends and followers of Ali believed that after the death of prophet, the caliphate and religious authority belonged to ALI. this belief came from consideration of Ali's position and station in relation to the prophet , his relation to the chosen among the companions , as well as his relation...
Sunni Muslims Majority of the Muslims (About 85%) belong to Sunnat wal Jama'at. The Sunnies follow the Qura'an. They believe that not a single verse from the holy Qur'an has been changed, deleted, or tempered with. They follow the deeds and sayings of the beloved Prophet Muhammad Mustafa (SAW) and...
th cause or reason of the separation of the Shiite minority from the Sunni majority :the friends and followers of Ali believed that after the death of prophet, the caliphate and religious authority belonged to ALI. this belief came from consideration of Ali's position and station in relation to the...
in any shia country Twelver shia Muslims live in many countries. Iran is the main Shia county and the leader of Shia Islam in world. Twelver Shia Islam constitute the majority of the population in Iran (90%), Azerbaijan (75%), Bahrain (70%), Lebanon (65% of Muslims) and Iraq (65%), Yemen (45%)....
th cause of the separation of the Shiite minority from the Sunni majority :the friends and followers of Ali believed that after the death of prophet, the caliphate and religious authority belonged to ALI. this belief came from consideration of Ali's position and station in relation to the prophet ,...
Shiats say that Imam must be appointed by God; that appointment maybe known through the declaration of the Prophet or the precedingImam. The Sunni scholars say that Imam (or Caliph, as they preferto say) can be either elected, or nominated by the precedingCaliph, or selected by a committee, or may...
Iran was a Sunni country from 962 to 1186 by the GhaznavidsDynasty, which believed in Sunni Islam.
in religious sciences we apply sect in place of faction.hence it is better to say that we have two sects in islam religion shiite as minority and sunni as majority.
They both want from each other to understand that they are both Muslims who are: . believing in one and same God . believing and following same prophet, Muhammad (PBUH) . reciting and memorizing the same holy book, Quran . praying facing same direction (Kibla), Kaba . Performing pilgrimage (Hajj...
The sunni and shiite are two main sects in islaam religion.theyhave some principles as common principles and also havedifferences.three principles among them are common likeprophecy,divine unity and belief to ressurrection but shiite,inspite of that has two other principles such as imamate...
The differences are as follows. 1) Wahabis are very staunch in following Islam and very particular in following authentic hadiths, and do not believe in Sufism and do not give much importance to spiritual personalities. Whereas Sunnis are more inclined towards Sufism and follow things which have...
Sunni Ali died November 6, 1942 when his horse slipped & fell in the Koni River. He and the horse were overtaken by the waves & drown.
Islam has been separated into many political groups. Think of it like Republicans and Democrats or Protestants and Catholics. Islam was meant to be unity, and always be unity.
The disagreement was on who succeeds prophet Muhammad (PBUH) after his death. The Shiite supported Aly Ibn Abou Taleb for being from the Prophet family (Prophet Cousin and husband of his dasughter). However, when Abou bakr was elected all Muslims (including Shi'ites and Aly Ibn Abou Taleb) supported...
sunni as majority and shia as minority counted as two groups ofislamic religion.
the five principles of religion ( Usul Al-Din) as stated by Shiism include: Tawhid or belief in divine unity , Nubuwwah or prophecy, Maaad or resurrection , Imamah or the Imamate, belief in the Imams as successors of the prophet and Adl or Divine Justice. in the Three Basic principles -Unity,...
Sunnah is the majority of Muslims in all the Islamic countries except Iran , Bahrain , Iraq.
they never had enough support from serious followers to can gain power and establish government. Shia and Sunni have mostly same beliefs and both believe in fundamental beliefs of Islam. Today there is up to 260 sects in Islam that are in two main categories of shia and sunni. the conflict of...
Madogo , the tenth si of Gao, was the father of Sunni Ali, the founder of the Songhay Empire in West Africa.
Both Sunnis and Shiites are Muslims. No one has the right to expel anyone out of Islam and to consider him/her unbeliever (or Kafir) so far as: . he/she witness that there is no god Except one God (Allah), who has no partners, and that Muhammad is his messenger and prophet . he/she doesn't deny...
In Afghanistan, approximately 99 percent of the population is Muslim, and of those 80-85% are Sunni Muslims. In Afghanistan, most Sunni Muslims belong to and follow the Hanafi school of teaching.
Birthdays are not allowed because they were not a practice duringand after the time of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him); Islamcommands the Muslim not to imitate the non Muslims and follow theirbeliefs or traditions.
US is part of world Imperialism. shia is more political ans is seeking gaining power in world. Shia and Sunni have mostly same beliefs and both believe in fundamental beliefs of Islam. Today there is up to 260 sects in Islam that are in two main categories of shia and sunni. the conflict of shia...
If you mean Ali the causin and the companie of the prophet Muhammed, than his father is Abu Talib the uncle of the prophet Muhammed.
It results in all Muslims not working together as brothers.
Islam is the religion preached by all the Prophets of Allah Karim. Islam is neither Sunni nor Shiita. The last Prophet Hazrat Muhammad Mustafa (SAW) preached Islam and his holy Companions (May Allah Karim be pleased with him) practised Islam during and after his life time. Very unfortunately,...
About 85% of Muslims are Sunni. The remaining 15% are mostly Shia.
the friends and followers of Ali believed that after the death of prophet, the caliphate and religious authority belonged to ALI. this belief came from consideration of Ali's position and station in relation to the prophet , his relation to the chosen among the companions , as well as his relation...
The answer you are looking for is "Taliban", but to call them a"reform movement" is a little disengenuous. They were (and continueto be) a regressivist Islamist political organization. The reformsthat they were making were to revert to medieval-types of laws.
Indonesia has the most Sunni Muslims, with 99% of Muslims followSunni Islam.
The major split in Islam is that between the majority Sunnis and the minority Shiites. The split goes back to events in the 7th century: After Mohammed's death in 632, leadership of the Islamic community passed to Abu Bakr as-Siddiq, one of Mohammed's closest companions. Some in the community...
Sunni. Yes, Aamir Khan the Indian actor is from the Shia clan.
The Sunnis are a sect of Islam that believe that the caliph may be anyone who believes in the Islamic religion.
Sunni Muslim. And is married to cricketer Shoaib Malik who is a sunni muslim like the 90% population of his country.
Answer 1 Both Sunnis and Shiites believe in the same prophets, recite thesame holy book, perform the same praying, fast the days of the samemonth, and practice pilgrimage to same places and same rituals.Accordingly, there is no real split between Sunnis and Shiites toask for the possibility of...
Both Sunnis and Shiites are just different Islamic schools. No one can claim one school is better than the other. They just got divided on the way the successor of the prophet (after his death) should be. Muslims elected Abou Bakr to be the first Caliph after prophet Muhammad (PBUH) death. However,...
According to Shia Islam spiritual growth and meeting God ispossible only withspritual help of Ahl ul Bayt.
The two factions of Islam are Shiite and Sunni. Shia and Sunni have mostly same beliefs and both believe in fundamental beliefs of Islam. Today there is up to 260 sects in Islam that are in two main categories of shia and sunni. the conflict of shia and sunni has been always amplified by world...
not all of them. some of Iranians are shiites and some of them aresunnis. besides some of sunis are not Iranians and some of theshiites are not iranian. However, the overwhelming majority of Iranians are Shiites.
the friends and followers of Ali believed that after the death of prophet, the caliphate and religious authority belonged to ALI. this belief came from consideration of Ali's position and station in relation to the prophet , his relation to the chosen among the companions , as well as his relation...
Salman Khan is a Sunni Muslim born of a Hindu mother and Muslim father, the famous script writer Salim Khan of Salim- Javed fame who were instrumental in shaping Amitabh Bachchan's career. Salman is known for throwing lavish parties on Eid and has occasionally been seen in observing prayers...
They speak the language of quran & hadith.
Of all world Muslims, around 15% Shiites and 85% Sunnis
Sunni is the one who follows the Sunnah (tradition/way) of the prophet Mohamed (peace be upon him); Salafi is the one who follows the tradition of the prophet and the practices of the first 3 generations in Islam. Both names do not contradict each other as the true Muslim should follow the tradition...
When some one is to be called a penis in a derogatory way, they are called "sunni". It is not the same as "being a dick". It is just addressing someone as Penis.
He was Sunni(or ahlus sunna wal jama'ah).Shiites curse and swear him.