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What are the practical differences between Sufi practices versus Sunni and Shiite practices?

What are the practical differences in the practice of Islam between the Sufi practitioners Versus the Sunni and Shiite?
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What is the significance of 22nd rajab in the history of Islam (Shia view)?

I have seen Shias celebrate the 22nd Rajab (the seventh Arabic lunar month) by making special cookies and sweet dishes, and by visiting each other. What is the importance of 22nd Rajab in Islamic ...
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Is Hajj a pagan worship?

The ritual of pilgrimage (Hajj) was a pre-Islamic practice, which we do not find in Christianity or Judaism. Islam adopted it in almost the same form as it was done before. Can someone explain to me ...
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Is it okay to perform ghusul in the bathroom?

We know that Ghusal is mandatory for every person who has done sexual intercourse, orgasmic discharges "semen" etc... There is one problem with me. In my home, bath room and toilet room are together ...
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Worshipping a black stone, a pagan tradition?

Is worshiping the stone a pre-Islamic tradition? If so why are Muslims practicing a pagan tradition?
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Do I need to perform Ghusal?

I don't know why but naturally I got a strong feeling before discharge of semen but at end I could control it. Now I can say that I didn't discharge semen and due to pressure I couldn't control urine ...