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Displaying: qab - qāḍ

  • Qabaliyyah (Subject Entry)

    See Qabilah ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qabd (Subject Entry)

    Contraction or compression. One of the stages of mystical or spiritual development in Sufism, characterized by feeling of constriction and sadness. Typically seen as ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qabilah (Subject Entry)

    Tribe. Basis of the type of social organization typical of the premodern world and still dominant in regions where state or other civil organization ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qabr (Subject Entry)

    See Tombs ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qada (Subject Entry)

    Court judgment. Binding and enforceable, unlike a fatwa, which is merely a legal opinion. Issued by a qadi (judge) in response to a specific ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qadar (Subject Entry)

    See Jabr ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qadari Tariqah (Subject Entry)

    Sufi order founded posthumously by followers of Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani (Gilani) in fourteenth-century Damascus. Hanbali in legal orientation. Spread throughout Sub-Saharan Africa and the ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qadarites (Subject Entry)

    The term Qadarite refers to a partisan in the controversy over free will versus predestination during the first two centuries of Islam. More often, ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Qadariyyah (Subject Entry)

    Classical Islamic theological school, seventh to ninth century, which asserted human free will in decision making and as justification for God's power to blame ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qaddafi, Mu'ammar al- (Biography)

    1942 – Libyan ruler Mu'ammar al-Qaddafi was born to a Bedouin family in the Sirte region of the Libyan desert. Noting his intelligence, his ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

  • Qaddafi, Muammar al- (Biography)

    (b. 1942 ) Libyan political leader. Rose to power after a coup that overthrew the monarchy in 1969 . Put forth idiosyncratic religio-political views ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qadhdhāfī, Mu῾ammar Al‐ (Biography)

    (b. 1942 ), Libyan military and political leader. When the monarchy in Libya was overthrown by a military coup between 31 August and 1 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Qadhdhāfī, Muʿammar al- (Biography)

    See Libya . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Qadhdhāfī, Muʿammar al- (Biography)

    Muʿammar al-Qadhdhāfī ( 1942 –2011) was a Libyan military and political leader. When the monarchy in Libya was overthrown by a military coup between ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Qadhf (Subject Entry)

    Slander, defamation, or accusation. To accuse someone without proof is a serious offense in Islam; in particular, baselessly accusing a woman of committing an ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qadi (Subject Entry)

    A judge. ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Qāḋī (Subject Entry)

    Throughout Islamic history authority to judge cases between Muslims under the sharī῾ah was vested in the post of qāḋī , the single judge of ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Qāḍī (Subject Entry)

    See Courts . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Qāḍī (Subject Entry)

    Throughout Islamic history authority to judge cases between Muslims under the sharīʿah (religious law) was vested in the post of qāḍī (judge), single judge ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Qāḍī (Subject Entry)

    Throughout most of Islamic history, judicial authority over Muslims has rested with the qāḍī , or judge, who referred to the Sharīʿah law. Caliph ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Women

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