Islam




Glossary


Arabiyya
dhikr
The Five Pillars
ghayba , "The Occultation"
hadith
islam
Imam
iman
qiblah
Qur'an
raj'a , "The Return"
Shari'ah
Shi'a
Sunni
tawhid
The Threefold Consensus of Society
'ulama
ummah
wahdat al'wujud
Velayat i-faqih ("Rule by Jurisprudence"; Islamic Republicanism)
zakat


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1993, Richard Hooker
Updated 1-19-98