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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 not  even 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 the  death of the holy prophet .the shia believes that the prophet is  ordered by Allah to express Ali Ibn Abitali as his succeSsor in  Gadir- Ghom and according TO lots other evidences.but after the  death of the prophet ,some of...
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...
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 second  reincarnation of hazrat Muhammad(SAW)     they reject the concept of absolute Finality of Prophethood in  hazrat Muhammad(SAW), as confirmed in Quran,...
Sonni Ali (or Sunni Ali Ber) was the first empire of  the 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...
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. ...
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...
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), Shafi'i (شافعي), and Hanbali (ح...
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 historically...
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. ...
Sunni and Shiite are different sects of Islam, but Kurds are an  ethnic group. Kurds are predominantly Sunni Muslims (although there  are minorities of Shiite Kurds, especially in Iran, and non-Muslim  Kurds as well). As a result, it is incorrect to call the Kurds a  "religious faction" since...
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.
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...
Sunni MuslimsMajority 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...
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%)....
The Iran-Iraq War was multifaceted and included , border  disputes,religious schisms and political differences. iraq was  motivated by fears that islamic iranian revolutionary would inspire  insurgency among Iraq's long-suppressed shia in iraq.
Iran was a Sunni country from 962 to 1186 by the GhaznavidsDynasty, which believed in Sunni Islam.
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 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...
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 shia...
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 answer you are looking for is "Taliban", but to call them a  "reform movement" is a little disengenuous. They were (and continue  to be) a regressivist Islamist political organization. The reforms  that they were making were to revert to medieval-types of laws.
Indonesia has the most Sunni Muslims, with 99% of Muslims followSunni Islam.
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.
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 is  possible 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...
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.
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 main reason for the sunni shia split is not the source of Islam, it's more of a political view. After the death of the beloved prophet, there was an argument over who would becom ethe next caliph and it was Abu Bakr. Shia thought it should have been Hazrat Ali. They believed the leadership...
That's not really a valid question since Shia and Sunni are beliefes and Kurd is a race of people, but anyway the Kurds are not causing any trouble at all - so that leaves Shias and Sunnis. Between them the sunnis are causing ALL the problem against the US. Take Al-Qaida (sunnis) for instance they...
Sunni Ali Ber's date of birth is unknown to historians.
please read the book "Islamic Government" from Imam Khomeini. you can find it below:
Definetely Iran. Its population is 74 million and 90 percent of it is shiites.
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. ...
Yes. The Ibadi are recognized as a third legitimate sect by most Sunnis and Shiites. Additionally, there are sects like the Ahmadiyya which consider themselves to be Muslim, but this contention is challenged by both Sunni and Shiite Muslims do to the Ahmadiyya reverence for Ahmed Mirza Ghulam.
Sunni Islam: About 83% of Muslims in the world. Shia Islam: About 14% of Muslims in the world. But it doesn't matter because Muslims must be united!
Within Sunni Islam there are four schools of jurisprudence -Hanafi, Shafi'i, Maliki and Hanbali. There's also the Barelvi andDeobandi movements, but the four schools date back to about 700-800AD.
Is;am has only 2 creeds which are Sunnah & Shia.
The first Caliph Abu Bakr Assedik
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. ...
Yes. No Muslim can remain a Muslim if he denies the holy Qur'an as a whole or even a single verse of it. The Qur'an is the last genuine book of Allah Karim. The large majority of the Muslims in the world are Sunni Muslims. None of them denies even a single verse of the holy Qur'an.
Primarily Sunni . At the time, the Shia Fatimids were their main enemies.
It was basically a religious conflict which later turned into the formation of two major sects in Muslims.
i don't find it offensive.if anyone asked me id answer its okay! nd btw,shia arenot Muslims cause they don't believe in Muhammad PBUH!
It is not in the Quran, nor did the our prophet use the term sunni or sunnah. Therefore you could come to the conclusion the it was a term that was made up. However, on there hand Shia which means follower, was used by our prophet and also used in the Quran. Verse in Quran which the word Shia is...
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. ...
biased against Ali (Sa) 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...
no especial difference. 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...
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 and...
In Saudi Arabia, there are 24,949,000 Muslims, and about 85% are Sunnis, 15% are Shi'as.
The majority is Sunni.
In sunbeds in the Helmand Province
I am not aware of any Shiite who hates Caliph 'Ali. Perhaps you are asking why some Shiites hate Caliphs Abu-Bakr, 'Omar, and 'Othman. Those Shiites who do opposed these leaders do so because they believe that Mohammed intended 'Ali to succeed him and these three individuals conspired with other...
He is a sunni, I have a friend who is Atif Aslam's childhood friend and he told me that he is a sunni.