Ep. 39: Islamic Principles #10: Plurality in Islamic Law

An advantage and a challenge within Islamic law is the great diversity of opinions. This itself stems from the over 80 schools of jurisprudence that have existed throughout Islamic legal history. In this episode I explore how we can practically deal with this diversity and plurality and explain why it is one of the greatest blessings and assets we have.

 

 

People Mentioned
Imam Shafi
Muhammad Abdu

 

 

Selected Links
Taqlid
Ijtihad
Dar Ifta of Egypt
Hanafi Scool
Ottoman Empire
Ibadi School
Ẓāhiri Scool
Zaydi School
J’afari School

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