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Sunni and Shi'ite is one categorization of Muslims - but Sufism is not another category within that scheme of categorization. For example, there are Sufis among both Sunnis and Shi'ites. Sufism is characterized by a focus on personal worship and purification. What sets Sufis apart from the general body of Muslims is the body of beliefs and methods employed ...


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If we look only at the time the prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was selected by God, it seems that Hajj was some ceremony of pagan (Mushrik) worship, but if we look back in the history we will find Hajj to be rooted in worship of the unique God, Allah. Most of the Hajj comes from what Ibrahim (PBUH) - one of the greatest prophets of Allah - and his family did. ...


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Yes. Nothing is Haram unless it's stated that it is, or is derived from or drives something that is Haram.


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I am not sure know which commonality you're referring to here because Muslims evidently do not worship stones, but you might be referring to their respect for the dark stone at the corner of Kabba which muslims similar to pre-Islamic pagan Arabs consider sacred. For the why of this, you should note that pagan Arabs were originally the descendants of ...


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To be honest, i assume that your question is complex (somewhat), actually I didn't figure it out completely. anyhow, I hope my response be related to your question and can help you (God willing) In accordance with the ruling(Fatwa) of Imam Khomeini: The Ghusl is not wajib(mandatory) in case the semen moves from its place and doesn't get out, or you ...


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I searched to some extent in regard to the importance of 22nd Rajab according to Shia view. I solely found a matter regarding this matter. Seemingly, at the above-mentioned day, Imam Jafar al Sadiq (peace be upon him) has done a miracle. It has mentioned it as Konday and likewise the miracle of Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him). (But to be honest, it was in ...


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