Reducing Sectarian Frictions

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I came across an article on anti-Shi’ism and was troubled after speaking to a shia friend who said that their lived reality is that they have relatives murdered for being shia back home and they believe the concept of ummah to be a fallacy. How do we […]

Why Do We Need Scholars When There’s Quran And Sunnah?

Why do we need scholars? Why can’t we directly go to the Quran and Sunnah? Shaykh Walead Mosaad talks about the central role of scholars in transmitting, contextualizing and teaching Islam.

How Are Madhabs Any Different From Sects In Christianity?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: You keep talking about madhab.. the hanafi madhab, the sh’afi madhab….and so on. It gets confusing…I mean it makes Islam sound like Christianity…like they have divided their religion in so many sects…Islam shouldn’t be divided like that…it disturbs me a lot. Please help me out here.. Answer: Walaikum assalam, […]