A quest for true Islam

a study of the Islamic resurgence movement among the youth in Bandung, Indonesia
  • 110 Pages
  • 4.48 MB
  • English
ANU E Press , Canberra
Muslim youth, Islam and politics, Muslim converts, Youth movements, Islam and
StatementRifki Rosyad
SeriesIslam in Southeast Asia series
LC ClassificationsBP188.18.Y68 R67 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 110 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25555870M
ISBN 101920942327
ISBN 139781920942328

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THE MYSTICS OF ISLAM by Reynold A. Nicholson Routledge, Kegan Paul, London [] THE MYSTICS OF ISLAM INTRODUCTION THE title of this book sufficiently explains why it is included in a Series 'exemplifying the adventures and labours of individual seekers or groups of seekers in quest of reality.' Sufism, the religious philosophy of Islam, is File Size: KB.

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For many jihadist /Muslims have the Islamic agenda and quest to conquer the nations of the West for Islam. T hree primary religions are considered monotheistic—maintaining belief in one supreme Creator: Christianity, Islam and Judaism. All three revere Jerusalem as a holy city.

None agrees fully on the way to worship the one God they all espouse. Logic demands that if there indeed is one God, then it ought to follow that He would define the proper manner in which to worship Him, and reveal that.Sunnah (Arabic: سُنَّة ‎, sunnah, plural Arabic: سُنَن ‎ sunan), also sunna or sunnat, is the body of literature which discusses and prescribes the traditional customs and practices of the Islamic community, both social and legal.

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