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What is the concept of hoolol in Sufism?

What is the concept of hoolol in Sufuism? From my understand it is the concept that that Allah dwells in the creation? This to me opens the door to great forms of shirk as this seems a concept from ...
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What is the exact meaning of "soorah" (image in Arabic) in the ahadith which state "Allah created Adam in his image"?

This question concerns the hadith: ... خَلَقَ اللَّهُ عَزَّ وَجَلَّ آدَمَ عَلَى صُورَتِهِ ... -- Sahih Muslim 2841 (sunnah.com); see also Sahih Muslim 2612 e (sunnah.com) This translates ...
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Isn't it shirk to seek refuge in the perfect words of Allah?

A‘oothu bi kalimaatil-laahit-taammaati min sharri maa khalaq. “I seek protection in the perfect words of Allah from every evil that He has created.” Isn't seeking refuge in the perfect words of Allah ...
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Salawat (durud), Sending Salam to Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him during Salat in Tashahhud [duplicate]

My question is about the Tashahhud in the five time prayers, "ATTAHIYAATU LILLAHI VAS SALAVAATU VAT TAYYABAATU ; ASSALAMU ALAIKA AYYUHAN NABIYU VA RAHMATULLAHI VA BARKATUHU", My understanding is ...
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Did any sect/denomation ascribe divinity to a person?

Did any sect/denomination ascribe divinity to a person in the history of Islam ? If yes, what sect/denomination and who was the person? Also what were their basis for that ?
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Does Allah exist in life forms?

Does Allah exist in all life forms like animals, plants or human? (Pervades everywhere?)
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The "Is God careful?" Question

This is a simple philosophical question yet I'm not really sure about how to explain the answer : "Is God careful?" There are only two possible truth to this "yes" and "no". I don't know which one ...
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Is there any reference in the Quran (or any other Islamic Literature) about the divinity of humans as referenced in Psalms 82:6?

In the TaNaK/Christian old testament there is a Psalm that references the children of The Supreme One/Most High GOD as being divine: Psalms 82:6 אֲנִי-אָמַרְתִּי, אֱלֹהִים אַתֶּם; וּבְנֵי ...
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Is the Quran uncreated? (Majority opinion)

Selam aleikum, Is the Quran the uncreated and eternal word of God as Ahmad ibn Hanbal believed? A short answer would be enough. I only want to know whether this view is the majority opinion of ...
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Literal understanding of Quran 28:88 (Everything will perish except His Face)

Do anthropomorphists (past and present) understand Quran 28:88 (Everything will perish except His Face) to mean that Allah's body parts will literally perish/be destroyed? If so, which Islamic ...
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What is the meaning of Noor of Allah

I want to ask what does it means when we say Allah is noor does it means that Allah is a physical light but if we say that wont it be shirk beacuse Allah is not made of anything He is uncreated or ...
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Is Allah's divine powers similar to superpowers? Or are they different?

Does Allah's Divine Powers similar to superpowers? If a character has an ability to resurrect the dead, is that similar to Allah's divine powers or do we call that superpowers? Is Allah's divine ...