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3 Non-Arab Countries With More Muslim Population Than Saudi Arabia

Islam is the world's second-largest religion, with over 1.9 billion Muslims. It is also the world's fastest-growing religion. The Islam population is mainly split between 1.5 billion Sunni Muslims and 240-340 million Shia Muslims with some others belonging to smaller denominations. Saudi is called the "home of Islam" due to Islam being founded in modern day Saudi Arabia as well as it is the birthplace of Islamic Prophet Muhammad and all territories of Saudi Arabia and Arabian Peninsula being United and ruled by Prophet Muhammad.

  2 months ago ago
3 Non-Arab Countries With More Muslim Population Than Saudi Arabia

RELIGION

Differences Between The Sunni And Shia Muslims

The divide between Sunnis and Shia is the largest and oldest in the history of Islam. Members of the two sects have co-existed for centuries and share many fundamental beliefs and practices. But they differ in doctrine, ritual, law, theology and religious organisation. The foundation of Sunni and Shia started after the death of the Prophet Muhammad.

  2 months ago ago
Differences Between The Sunni And Shia Muslims

RELIGION

How Islam Got Split Into Two Halves, Through The Assassinations Of The Prophet's Cousin and Grandson

There are two main sects in Islam today, both of which date back to a period almost immediately after the death of the founding Prophet of the religion, Muhammad, about 1,400 years ago. These two main sects are namely, Shia and Sunni and though they have been known to agree on the standards of their religion at the core level of its creation, they still exist as different sects because of a bloody split that was triggered about 14 centuries ago.

  2 months ago ago
How Islam Got Split Into Two Halves, Through The Assassinations Of The Prophet's Cousin and Grandson

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

How Aisha Got Married To Prophet Muhammad

In Arabian culture, marriage was contracted in accordance with the larger needs of the tribe and was based on the need to form alliances within the tribe and with other tribes. Muhammad's marriages were contracted mostly for political or humanitarian reasons. The women were either widows of Muslims killed in battle and had been left without a protector, or belonged to important families or clans with whom it was necessary to honor and strengthen alliances.

  2 months ago ago
How Aisha Got Married To Prophet Muhammad

POLITICS

Opinion: Nigeria Should Adopt The Lebanon Style Of Government

The influence religion and ethnicity exert on Nigerian politics cannot be overemphasized. Political rhetoric and correctness often treat this as insignificant but religion and ethnicity have been major issues in Nigerian politics since independence. I think Nigeria should consider Confessionalism, a government that considers religion in power-sharing; or consider evolving a unique system that will accommodate both ethnicity and religion in the sharing of powers.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Nigeria Should Adopt The Lebanon Style Of Government

RELIGION

Check Out These 5 Countries That Do Not Celebrate Christmas

Christmas is undoubtedly Nigeria's most widely observed religious holiday. Christians commemorate it every year on December 25th to commemorate what is said to be the birthday of Jesus Christ, Christianity's central figure. However, the celebration of Christmas is not authorized everywhere in the world.

  1 month ago ago
Check Out These 5 Countries That Do Not Celebrate Christmas

RELIGION

5 differences between Shia and Sunni, the 2 main branches of Islam.

In Islam, there are two main branches, Shia and Sunni.They are both Muslims and follow teachings of Prophet Muhammad but there are a few dissimilarities between them.When prophet Muhammad died in 632, he didn't chose anyone to lead Muslim community but the baton fell to Abu Bakr, later to Ali, the prophet Muhammad's son-in-law.

  7 months ago ago
5 differences between Shia and Sunni, the 2 main branches of Islam.

RELIGION

We Can Sacrifice Our Life For Quran Protection; Muslims Reject The Removal of 26 Verses of the Quran

According to a report by Jihad Watch, After the Friday Juma'at prayers, hundreds of Muslims gathered at the Jama Masjid in the National Capital to protest or show their disagreement with the petition filed by the Weseem Rizvi the ex-Shia Waqf Board Chairman (UP) to the Indian Supreme Court asking

  8 months ago ago
We Can Sacrifice Our Life For Quran Protection; Muslims Reject The Removal of 26 Verses of the Quran

SOCIETY

JANGEBE GIRLS KIDNAP: Sultan of Sokoto sends strong message to the kidnappers, this is what he said

The Sultan of Sokoto who are also the leader of all Sunni Muslims in Nigeria has commiserated with the people of Zamfara and their Governor Bello Matawalle.His Eminence Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar also sent a strong warning to the kidnappers.

  9 months ago ago
JANGEBE GIRLS KIDNAP: Sultan of Sokoto sends strong message to the kidnappers, this is what he said

RELIGION

Photos: Top 5 Most Beautiful Mosques in the World

Muslims are known for their unique dedication and commitment to worshipping the creator.One fact about them is that they make sure the house of God is huge, expensive and beautiful.All over the world you can’t find a mosque without a unique architectural design.

  7 months ago ago
Photos: Top 5 Most Beautiful Mosques in the World

RELIGION

6 Major differences between Shia and Sunni Muslims

Shia and Sunni are the two major sects of the religion Islam. The two sects have the same fundamental beliefs yet they are divided into different concepts. Here are some major differences between the two sects: Meaning of Shia and Sunni The word Sunni has Arabic roots which refer to the person who practices the teachings and traditions of the Holy Prophet PBUH. Sunni is an orthodox sect of Islam. The word Shia also belongs to the Arabic dictionary and refers to a party of supportive individuals. The word Shia

  1 year ago ago
6 Major differences between Shia and Sunni Muslims

RELIGION

Shia, Sunni, Sufi and Ahmadiyya: differences among these 4 Islamic groups you do not know exist

Islam is in totality, unconditional submission to the Will of Allah. Islam began around 6th century after the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The pioneer of Islam is Prophet Mohammed whom Muslims placed on a high reverence. He was the one chosen by Allah to preach Islam to the world. Prophet Mohammed is an Arab and a devoted Muslim. According to legend, the gospel of Islam came to him while in a cave. At around 1300 A.D, what we have today as Middle East, North Africa and Eastern Europe has been much

  1 year ago ago
Shia, Sunni, Sufi and Ahmadiyya: differences among these 4 Islamic groups you do not know exist

RELIGION

Are Shia And Sunni Muslims The Same? Check Out Major Differences Between Them

Shia and Sunni are the two critical associations of the religion Islam. The two gatherings have comparable fundamental feelings yet they are confined into different thoughts. Here are some critical differentiations between the two associations: Meaning of Shia and Sunni The word Sunni has Arabic roots which suggest the person who practices the exercises and customs of the Holy Prophet PBUH. Sunni is a standard group of Islam. The word Shia moreover has a spot with the Arabic word reference and insinuates a get-together

  1 year ago ago
Are Shia And Sunni Muslims The Same? Check Out Major Differences Between Them

POLITICS

Check out why Azerbaijan does not want to join Turkey as one nation

Because in both sides, there is an evident presence of unpreparedness and a big absence of culture of living together. Don't get me wrong. I want the unification of Turkey and Azerbaijan. But they need to solve some obvious problems. Both sides have different views about religion. Shia and Sunni. Both countries are secular as their constitutions dictates. Yet there are religious extremists on both sides. These extremists will start hostilities between each other first and then to everyone else they deem as “not

  10 months ago ago
Check out why Azerbaijan does not want to join Turkey as one nation

RELIGION

Checkout Some Beautiful Photos of the Oldest Mosques in the world

In this article I will share with you the top 10 oldest mosque in the world and their photos; 10) Great Mosque of Xi’an Founded: 742AD The Great Mosque of Xi’an is located in Xi’an, China.It is the first and largest mosque in China.

  6 months ago ago
Checkout Some Beautiful Photos of the Oldest Mosques in the world

RELIGION

Nigerian 83-Year Old Man Ready To Get Married To 16-Year-Old Girl

In Islam, Marriage is a legal contract between a man and a woman. Both the groom and the bride are to consent to the marriage of their own free wills. However, A formal, binding contract – verbal or on a paper is considered integral to a religiously valid Islamic marriage, and outlines the rights and responsibilities of the groom and bride.   In addition to the usual marriage until death or divorce,there is a different fixed-term marriage known as pleasure marriage permitted only by a non-temporary marriage

  10 months ago ago
Nigerian 83-Year Old Man Ready To Get Married To 16-Year-Old Girl

POLITICS

What Nyesom Wike claimed he would have done if he was Isa Pantami that sparked reactions online

Nyesom Wike, the River State Governor have claimed that he would have resigned if he found himself in the situation of the Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy.The River State Governor also blasted Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, saying that it is very unreasonable for him to still occupy a position as a member of the Federal Executive Council.

  7 months ago ago
What Nyesom Wike claimed he would have done if he was Isa Pantami that sparked reactions online

RELIGION

These are the differences between Tabligh and sunni

What is Tabligh? Tabligh is the branch in Islam that considers that there is one God. It also considers that Prophet Muhammad hammad was a Man who was doing God’s work as he was chosen for it. The Tabligh also believes that they are in this world for not just spreading religion but also to remind all Muslims of his duties as a religious person. It also stresses that all Muslims live a life laid down by Prophet Mohammad. Tabligh wants all Muslims to follow the words of the great prophet and be an example for

  1 year ago ago
These are the differences between Tabligh and sunni

RELIGION

The Pilgrims For believers of Islam

The Pillars of Islam are five basic acts in Islam, considered obligatory for all believers. The Quran presents them as a framework for worship and a sign of commitment to the faith. They are: The Shia and Sunni sects both agree on the essential details for the performance of these acts. Prayer Ritual prayers, called Ṣalāh or Ṣalāt, must be performed five times a day. Salah is intended to focus the mind on God, and is seen as a personal communication with him that expresses gratitude and worship. Salah

  1 year ago ago
The Pilgrims For believers of Islam