What Are the Abuses of Sharia Law?

Answer Some of the common myths and misconceptions about Islam concern sharia. The term and the concept are poorly understood, even by some Muslims. It is this lack of understanding that makes it harder t... Read More »

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Where is the Sharia law followed?

The Sharia law is followed in places with Muslim communities. Sharia is the sacred law of Islam; Muslims believe that Sharia is God's law. While it is widely used in countries with large Muslim pop... Read More »

What Is Sharia?

The importance of proper behavior is an integral part of modern Islam. Shari'ah or sharia as it is commonly called is a set of Islamic sacred laws meant to ensure godly actions and ultimate salvati... Read More »

UK & Sharia Law?

With the growing population of Muslims in Europe, countries have addressed the concerns of the religious community. In the United Kingdom, the government has incorporated Sharia Law into the judici... Read More »

When was the Sharia law invented?

Sharia law is based on the teachings of the Qur'an coupled with the hadith, or narratives of Mohammed, the founder of the religion of Islam. Sharia law covers four basic ideas: ibadat (ritual worsh... Read More »