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Islamic
ISLAM (/ˈɪslɑːm/ ) is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion teaching that there is only one incomparable God
God
( Allah
Allah
) and that Muhammad
Muhammad
is the messenger of God. It is the world\'s second-largest religion and the fastest-growing major religion in the world , with over 1.8 billion followers or 24.1% of the global population, who are known as Muslims . Muslims make up a majority of the population in 49 countries . Islam
Islam
teaches that God
God
is merciful , all-powerful , unique , and has guided mankind through prophets , revealed scriptures and natural signs
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Iman (concept)
IMAN in Islamic theology denotes a believer's faith in the metaphysical aspects of Islam
Islam
. Its most simple definition is the belief in the six articles of faith , known as arkān al-īmān. The term Iman has been delineated in both the Quran
Quran
as well as the Hadith
Hadith
of Gabriel . According to the Quran, Iman must be accompanied by righteous deeds and the two together are necessary for entry into Paradise . In the Hadith
Hadith
of Gabriel, Iman in addition to Islam
Islam
and Ihsan form the three dimensions of the Islamic religion. There exists a debate both within and outside Islam
Islam
on the link between faith and reason in religion, and the relative importance of either. Several scholars contend that faith and reason spring from the same source and hence must be harmonious
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Quranism
QURANISM (Arabic : القرآنية‎‎; al-Qur'āniyya) describes any form of Islam
Islam
that accepts the Quran as revelation but rejects the religious authority, and/or authenticity of, the Hadith
Hadith
collections . Quranists follow the Quran alone; they believe that its message is clear and complete, and that it can therefore be fully understood without referencing the Hadith. They claim that the Hadith
Hadith
literature was forged, as it had been written 190 years after the death of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Muhammad
. There are significant differences between Quranists in their interpretation of Islam
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Islamic View Of Angels
ANGELS (Arabic : ملائكة‎ malāʾikah; singular: ملاك or مَلَكْ malāk) are celestrial beings, created from a luminious origin by God
God
, endowed this different duties to perform. The Angels from the angelic realm are subordinates in a hierarchiy headed by one of the Archangels in the highest heavens . Belief in Angels is one of the six Articles of Faith in Islam
Islam
. CONTENTS* 1 Concepts of Angels * 1.1 As personified creatures * 1.2 As abstract concepts * 2 Angels impeccability * 3 Individual Angels * 3.1 Archangels * 3.2 Other Angels and Angel
Angel
groups * 3.2.1 Disputed Angels * 4 Vision of Angels * 5 Distinction between angels and jinn * 6 See also * 7 Notes CONCEPTS OF ANGELSIn Qur\'an acknowledges the concept of Angels both as anthropomorphic and abstract
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Islamic Holy Books
ISLAMIC HOLY BOOKS are the texts which Muslims believe were authored by God via various prophets throughout humanity's history. All these books, in Muslim
Muslim
belief, promulgated the code and laws that God ordained for those people. Muslims believe the Quran
Quran
to be the final revelation of God to man, and a completion and confirmation of previous scriptures. Despite the primacy that Muslims place upon the Quran
Quran
as God's final word, Islam speaks of respecting all the previous scriptures, and belief in all the revealed books is an article of faith in Islam. Among the books considered to be revealed, the four mentioned by name in the Quran
Quran
are the Tawrat revealed to Musa , the Zabur revealed to Dawud , the Injil revealed to Isa , and the Quran
Quran
revealed to Muhammad
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List Of Islamic Texts
CONTENTS * 1 Qur\'an * 2 Sunna * 2.1 Hadith
Hadith
(Traditions of the prophet) * 2.2 Prophetic biography (Sīra) * 3 See also * 4 Notes QUR\'ANThe Qur\'an is the central religious text of Islam
Islam
, which Muslims consider the verbatim word of God and the final divine revelation. It is regarded widely as the finest piece of literature in the Arabic language. Muslims
Muslims
believe that the Qur'an
Qur'an
was verbally revealed through the angel Jibrīl (Gabriel) from God to Muhammad
Muhammad
over a period of approximately twenty-three years beginning in 610 AD. Furthermore, Muslims
Muslims
believe that the Quran
Quran
was precisely memorized, recited and exactly written down by Muhammad's companions, the Sahaba
Sahaba

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Morality In Islam
MORALITY IN ISLAM is a comprehensive term that serves to include the concept of righteousness , good character , and the body of moral qualities and virtues prescribed in Islamic religious texts . The underlying idea of Islamic morality is that of love : love for God
God
and love for God's creatures. The idea is that mankind will acquire and follow the body of moral qualities in order to seek God's pleasure and to treat the fellow human beings in the best possible manner . Teaching on morality and moral conduct constitute a basic principle of Islam
Islam
, and the moral themes form a large part of it. The Quran and the Hadith
Hadith
– the central religious texts of Islam
Islam
– serve as the primary source for it. Both the Quran and the hadith often speak in emphatic manners to instruct the Muslims to adopt a morally good character
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Spread Of Islam
The expansion of the Muslim
Muslim
Empire in the years following the Prophet Muhammad's death led to the creation of the caliphates , occupying a vast geographical area and conversion to Islam
Islam
was boosted by missionary activities particularly those of Imams
Imams
, who easily intermingled with local populace to propagate the religious teachings. These early caliphates , coupled with Muslim
Muslim
economics and trading and the later expansion of the Ottoman Empire
Ottoman Empire
, resulted in Islam's spread outwards from Mecca
Mecca
towards both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and the creation of the Muslim world . Trading played an important role in the spread of Islam
Islam
in several parts of the world, notably southeast Asia
Asia

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Sahabah
The term Aṣ-ṣAḥāBAH (Arabic : الصحابة‎‎ meaning "the companions", from the verb صَحِبَ meaning "accompany", "keep company with", "associate with") refers to the companions, disciples, scribes and family of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Muhammad
. This form is definite plural; the indefinite singular is masculine sahabi (ṣaḥābī), feminine sahabia (ṣaḥābīyat). Later scholars accepted their testimony of the words and deeds of Muhammad, the occasions on which the Quran was revealed and various important matters of Islamic history and practice. The testimony of the companions, as it was passed down through trusted chains of narrators (isnads ), was the basis of the developing Islamic tradition
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Sunnah
SUNNAH (sunnah, سنة, Arabic: , plural سنن sunan ) is the verbally transmitted record of the teachings, deeds and sayings, silent permissions (or disapprovals) of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Muhammad
, as well as various reports about Muhammad's companions. The Quran (the holy book of Islam
Islam
) and the Sunnah
Sunnah
make up the two primary sources of Islamic theology
Islamic theology
and law. The Sunnah
Sunnah
is also defined as "a path, a way, a manner of life"; "all the traditions and practices" of the Islamic prophet that "have become models to be followed" by Muslims. In the pre-Islamic period, the word sunnah was used with the meaning "manner of acting", whether good or bad. During the early Islamic period, the term came to refer to any good precedent set by people of the past, including the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Muhammad

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Muslim Holidays
There are two official HOLIDAYS IN ISLAM: Eid Al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha . Eid Al-Fitr is celebrated at the end of Ramadan (a month of fasting during daylight hours), and Muslims usually give zakat (charity) on the occasion. Eid Al-Adha is celebrated on the tenth day of Dhu al-Hijjah and lasts for three days, during which Muslims usually sacrifice a sheep and distribute its meat in 3 parts: among family, friends, and the poor. Both of the holidays occur on dates in the Arabic (Islamic) calendar , which is lunar, and thus their dates in the Gregorian calendar
Gregorian calendar
, which is solar, change each year
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Ahl Al-Bayt
AHL AL-BAYT (Arabic : أهل البيت‎‎, Persian : اهلِ بیت‎‎) is a phrase meaning, literally, "People of the House" or "Family of the House". Within the Islamic tradition, the term refers to the family of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Muhammad
. In Shia Islam
Shia Islam
the Ahl al-Bayt
Ahl al-Bayt
are central to Islam
Islam
and interpreters of the Quran
Quran
and Sunnah. Shias believe they are successors of Muhammad and consist of Muhammad, Fatimah , Ali
Ali
, Hasan , and Husayn (known collectively as the Ahl al-Kisa , "people of the mantle") and the Imams , the so-called Fourteen Infallibles
Fourteen Infallibles
. There are differing opinions on the scope and importance of Ahl al-Bayt
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Rashidun
Others * Zahiri * Awza\'i * Thawri * Laythi * Jariri Sunni schools of theology * Ash\'ari * Maturidi * Traditionalist Others: * Mu\'tazila * Murji\'ah Contemporary movements * Ahl-i
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Salah
SUNNI THEOLOGICAL TRADITIONS * Ilm al- Kalam
Kalam
* Ash\'ari * Maturidi * Traditionalist Shi\'a 2 TWELVER * PRINCIPLES * Tawhid
Tawhid
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Islam And Children
The topic of ISLAM AND CHILDREN includes the rights of children in Islam
Islam
, the duties of children towards their parents, and the rights of parents over their children, both biological and foster children . Also discussed are some of the differences regarding rights with respect to different schools of thought. CONTENTS * 1 In the Qur\'an * 2 Muhammad
Muhammad
* 3 Breast-feeding * 4 Orphaned children * 5 Rights of children * 6 Rights of parents * 7 Marriage * 7.1 Consent * 7.2 Age of marriage * 8 Adoption and fostering * 9 See also * 10 Notes * 11 References * 12 External links IN THE QUR\'ANThe Qur\'an uses various terms for children (e.g. Arabic terms dhurriyya; ghulām; ibn ; walad; walīd; mawlūd; ṣabī; tifl; saghir), but, according to Avner Giladi, the context seldom makes it clear whether it is exclusively referring to non-mature children, or simply offspring
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