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Islam
For other uses, see Islam (disambiguation). Islam (/ˈɪslɑːm/; Arabic: الإسلام‎‎, IPA: [alʔisˈlaːm] ( listen)) is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion which
Apr 22nd 2017



Criticism of Islam
"Opposition to Islam" redirects here. For other uses, see Anti-Islam (disambiguation). Criticism of Islam has existed since its formative stages. Early
Apr 11th 2017



Hujjat al-Islam
Hujjat al-IslamIslam (from Arabic: حجة الإسلام‎‎ ḥujjatu l-Islām) (also Hojatoleslam) is an honorific title meaning "authority on IslamIslam" or "proof of IslamIslam". In
Dec 23rd 2016



Five Pillars of Islam
Five Pillars of IslamIslam (arkān al-Islām أركان الإسلام; also arkān al-dīn أركان الدين "pillars of the religion") are five basic acts in IslamIslam, considered mandatory
Apr 20th 2017



Islam and violence
Criticism of Islam, Islamic ethics, and Early reforms under Islam See also: Application of sharia law by country, Human rights in Islamic countries, Cairo
Apr 22nd 2017



Women in Islam
between and within different societies. At the same time, their adherence to Islam is a shared factor that affects their lives to a varying degree and gives
Apr 22nd 2017



Islam in Iran
The Islamic conquest of Persia (637–651) led to the end of the Sasanian Empire and the eventual decline of the Zoroastrian religion in Persia. However
Apr 15th 2017



Apostasy in Islam
Apostasy in Islam (Arabic: ردة‎‎ riddah or ارتداد irtidād) is commonly defined[by whom?] as the conscious abandonment of Islam by a Muslim in word or through
Apr 18th 2017



Spread of Islam
creation of caliphates, occupying a vast geographical area and conversion to Islam was boosted by missionary activities particularly those of Imams, who easily
Apr 11th 2017



LGBT in Islam
LGBT in Islam is influenced by the religious, legal and cultural history of the nations with a sizable Muslim population, along with specific passages
Apr 23rd 2017



Christianity and Islam
Christianity and Islam are the largest religions in the world and share a historical and traditional connection, with some major theological differences
Apr 21st 2017



Devil (Islam)
see Gerd Sheytan. For the genus of spider, see Shaitan (spider). In Islam, the devil is called Shayṭtān, (Arabic: شيطان‎‎, plural: شياطين shayāṭtīn)
Apr 22nd 2017



Islamic fundamentalism
IslamicIslamic activism. Definitions vary of what IslamicIslamic fundamentalism is and how, if at all, it differs from IslamismIslamism (or political Islam) or IslamicIslamic revivalism
Apr 15th 2017



Islamic schools and branches
schools in Islam. The best known split, into Sunni Islam, Shia Islam, and Kharijites, was mainly political when it occurred in the early Islamic era, but
Apr 23rd 2017



Political aspects of Islam
of politics in the religion of Islam. For the movement of "Political Islam", see Islamism. Political aspects of Islam are derived from the Qur'an, the
Mar 30th 2017



Nation of Islam
confused with IslamicIslamic state or IslamicIslamic State of Iraq and the Levant. For the pan-IslamicIslamic concept of the Muslim nation, see Ummah. The Nation of Islam, abbreviated
Apr 19th 2017



Islam in Palestine
percentage of the population are Christian. Islam is a major religion in Palestinian-TerritoriesPalestinian Territories. Islam is the religion of the majority of the Palestinian
Apr 15th 2017



Anarchism and Islam
IslamicIslamic anarchism is based on an interpretation of Islam as "submission to God" which either prohibits or is highly critical of the role of human authority
Nov 9th 2016



Islamism
political ideology and political movements. For the religion of Islam, see Islam. Islamism is a concept whose meaning has been debated in both public and
Apr 22nd 2017



European Islam
Not to be confused with Islam in EuropeEurope. EuropeEuropean Islam or Euro-Islam is a hypothesized new branch of Islam, which some believe is or should be emerging
Feb 3rd 2017



Islam in Qatar
Muslim-majority country with Islam as the state religion. Salafi version of Sunni Islam is the state sponsored brand of Islam in the country, making Qatar
Apr 15th 2017



Islam and antisemitism
See also: Islam and Judaism Islam and antisemitism relates to Islamic theological teaching against Jews and Judaism and the treatment of Jews in Muslim
Apr 15th 2017



Islamic feminism
A combination of Islam and feminism has been advocated as "a feminist discourse and practice articulated within an Islamic paradigm" by Margot Badran
Apr 22nd 2017



Shia Islam
Ali) is a branch of Islam which holds that the Islamic prophet Muhammad designated Ali ibn Abi Talib as his successor (Imam). Shia Islam primarily contrasts
Apr 17th 2017



Encyclopaedia of Islam
Islamica">Encyclopaedia Islamica. The Encyclopaedia of Islam (EI) is an encyclopaedia of the academic discipline of Islamic studies published by Brill. It is considered
Apr 12th 2017



Jaysh al-Islam
Army of Islam (Gaza Strip) or Islamic Army in Iraq. Jaysh al-Islam (Arabic: جيش الإسلام‎‎‎, meaning Army of Islam), formerly known as Liwa al-Islam (Brigade
Apr 7th 2017



Islam Hadhari
Islam-HadhariIslam Hadhari (Arabic الإسلام الحضاري) or "Islam Civilisational Islam" is a theory of government based on the principles of Islam as derived from the Qur'an
Feb 1st 2017



Islam and Sikhism
Islam is an Abrahamic religion founded in the Arabian peninsula, while Sikhism is a Syncretic religion founded in the Indian subcontinent. Islam means
Apr 22nd 2017



Jesus in Islam
religions, see Messiah. In Islam, Isa refers to Jesus. For other uses, see Isa (disambiguation). For other uses, see Isa (name). In Islam, Isa ibn Maryam (Arabic:
Apr 22nd 2017



Islam in Turkey
The established presence of Islam in the region that now constitutes modern Turkey dates back to the latter half of the 11th century, when the Seljuks
Apr 15th 2017



Shaykh al-Islām
Shaykh al-Islām (Arabic: شيخ الإسلام‎‎, Sayḫ al-Islām; Ottoman Turkish: Şeyḫülislām‎) was used in the classical era as an honorific title for outstanding
Apr 4th 2017



Muhammad in Islam
is the central religious text of Islam, was revealed to Muhammad by Allah, and that Muhammad was sent to restore Islam, which they believe to be the unaltered
Apr 19th 2017



Islam in Pakistan
Islam is the largest and the state religion of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Pakistan has been called a "global center for political Islam". About
Apr 15th 2017



Islam in Libya
Most Libyans adhere to the Sunni branch of Islam, which provides both a spiritual guide for individuals and a keystone for government policy. Its tenets
Feb 17th 2017



Fada'iyan-e Islam
Fadā'iyān-e Islam (Persian: فدائیان اسلام‎‎, also spelled as Fadayan-e Islam or in English "Fedayeen of Islam" or "Devotees of Islam" or literally "Self-Sacrificers
Mar 17th 2017



Islamic–Jewish relations
IslamicIslamic–Jewish relations started in the 7th century AD with the origin and spread of Islam in the Arabian peninsula. The two religions share similar values
Apr 21st 2017



Islam in Africa
Africa was the first continent into which Islam spread from Asia in the early 7th century. Almost one-third of the world's Muslim population resides in
Apr 4th 2017



Islam in Morocco
Islam is the largest religion in Morocco, with more than 99% of the population adhering to it. The vast majority of Muslims in Morocco are Sunni belonging
Oct 21st 2016



History of Islam
the history of Islam as a culture and polity. For the history of the Islamic faith, see Islamic schools and branches. The history of Islam concerns the
Apr 23rd 2017



Islam and other religions
Over the centuries of Islamic history, Muslim rulers, Islamic scholars, and ordinary Muslims have held many different attitudes towards other religions
Apr 22nd 2017



Islam and children
The topic of Islam and children includes the rights of children in Islam, children's duties towards their parents, and parent's rights over their children
Feb 13th 2017



Islamic studies
IslamicIslamic studies is the academic study of Islam and IslamicIslamic culture. IslamicIslamic studies can be seen under at least two perspectives: From a secular or neutral
Apr 4th 2017



Anti-Islam
to IslamismIslamism, rather than to Islam, see Criticism of IslamismIslamism. Anti-Islam may refer to one of the following closely related topics: Criticism of Islam, criticism
Mar 6th 2017



Islam in Azerbaijan
of Shi'a Islam. Other traditional religions or beliefs that are followed by many in the country are the orthodox Hanafi school of Sunni Islam. Traditionally
Apr 15th 2017



Islam Karimov
Karimov Islam Abduganiyevich Karimov (Uzbek: Islom Abdugʻaniyevich Karimov, Russian: Ислам Абдуганиевич Каримов; 30 January 1938 – 2 September 2016) was the first
Apr 20th 2017



Polygyny in Islam
Under Islamic marital jurisprudence, Muslim men are allowed to practice polygyny, that is, they can have more than one wife at the same time, up to a
Apr 15th 2017



Animals in Islam
In Islam, God has a relationship with animals: He cares for them and they praise Him, even if this praise is not expressed in human language. Baiting
Apr 17th 2017



Holiest sites in Islam
For other uses, see Holiest sites in Islam (disambiguation). ThereThere are numerous sites in Islam that are considered holiest to the religion. The cities
Apr 21st 2017



Aniconism in Islam
in Islam is a proscription in Islam against the creation of images of sentient beings. The most absolute proscription is of images of God in Islam, followed
Mar 28th 2017



Islam in Angola
Islam in Angola is a minority religion. Most sources estimate the population at 90,000, although some give a higher figure. Most Muslims in Angola are
Apr 8th 2017





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