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Jafari Fiqh

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A Quick Guide to Islamic Definitions for the Unstudied
For issues not covered in the Qu'ran or Hadiths, sharia “derives” from various jurisprudence schools among the two sects, including Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i, Hanbali, and Jafari. ...
Misconceptions about Shia Islam: A Sunni perspective
The Jafari for example have the understanding of 12 Imaam while the Zaidis accept 5 Imaam and the Ismaili Bohras believe in 21 Imaams and the Ismaili Agha Khanis have the 49th current Imaam. Since Imaam is a fundamental concept ...
Iraqi writer brings Persian literature to Arab world
Ghassan Hamdan was born in Iraq, raised in Iran and has spent part of his life in Syria. He considers both Iran and Iraq equally his homeland.
Now the Ismailis turn
He himself converted to the Ithna Ashariya school late in adulthood, even though, already a follower of the Jafari fiqh as an Ismaili, he did not need to do so to obtain any benefit of the law of inheritance.
Tactic of intimidation
The BJP MP Adityanath has said that the Babri Masjid demolition was a show of Hindu unity, and a similar show of unity is needed to ensure the 'Ghar wapsi' (return home) of all Christians, Muslims and other minorities in India.

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