Sharia - Wikipedia
Sharia (/ ʃ ə ˈ r iː ə /), Sharia law, or Islamic law (Arabic: شريعة [ʃaˈriːʕa]) is a religious law forming part of the Islamic tradition. It is derived from the religious precepts of Islam, particularly the Quran and the Hadith.In Arabic, the term sharīʿah refers to God's immutable divine law and is contrasted with fiqh, which refers to its human scholarly interpretations.
The Origins of Islamic Law - Constitutional Rights Foundation
The Origins of Islamic Law Islamic law represents one of the world's great legal systems. Like Judaic law, which influenced western legal systems, Islamic law originated as an important part of the religion.
Understanding Islamic Law
Islamic civilization, since the time of Prophet Muhammad (s) until now, is firmly founded on the concept of ‘rule of law.’ For that reason, the law is published and known, and citizens and courts are expected to uphold it.
BBC - Religions - Islam: Sharia
A discussion of Sharia. Dr Usama Hasan is the imam of the Tawhid Mosque and an advisor to the London Sharia Council. Faisal Aqtab is a barrister and head of the Hijaz College Islamic University.
Sharia - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sharia, Sharia law or Islamic law is a set of religious principles which form part of the Islamic culture. The Arabic word sharīʿah (Arabic: شريعة ) refers to the revealed law of God and originally meant "way" or "path".. Classical sharia deals with many aspects of public and private life, including religious rituals, family life, business, crimes, and warfare.
Sharia Law — Muslims for Progressive Values
Preface. This is adapted from the chapter “Shari’a and Islamic Family Law: Transition and Transformation” by Professor Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na’im in Islamic Family Law in a Changing World: A Global Resource Book.
Sharia Versus Freedom: The Legacy of Islamic ...
Author Andrew G. Bostom expands upon his two previous groundbreaking compendia, The Legacy of Jihad and The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism, with this collection of his own recent essays on Sharia - Islamic law.The book elucidates, unapologetically, Sharia's defining Islamic religious principles and the consequences of its application across space and time, focusing upon contemporary illustrations.
Islamic Laws - Raising Awareness on Fiqh & Ulema
About Us. | Your Comments? | Images | Previous Index The Almighty has given a "free will" to all Humans & has sent guidance & laws through Prophet (s),for us to make correct choices. Thus we lead a life in obedience to Our Creators revealed Will, for perfecting our soul & obtaining Eternal Rewards.
Fiqh - Wikipedia
Fiqh (/ f iː k /; Arabic: فقه ) is Islamic jurisprudence. Fiqh is often described as the human understanding of the sharia, that is human understanding of the divine Islamic law as revealed in the Quran and the Sunnah (the teachings and practices of the Islamic prophet Muhammad).Fiqh expands and develops Shariah through interpretation of the Quran and Sunnah by Islamic jurists and is ...
Abrogation in the Qur'an and Islamic Law | Qur'anic Studies
A comprehensive critique of abrogation (naskh) and its role in Islamic law: How the doctrine of abrogation emerged and developed; What issues was abrogation developed to address