Types of Islams based on philosophical thoughts and practices

This article summarizes the different branches and various types of schools in Islam.

THERE ARE THREE TYPES OF SCHOOLS IN ISLAM:

1.0 Schools of Islamic jurisprudence.

2.0 Islamic schools of Sufism better known as Tasawwufī-tārīqat.

3.0 Aqidah schools of Islamic divinity.

While all branches recognize the Qur’an, they differ in which other authorities they acknowledge.

This article also summarizes Islamism – the view that Islam is also a political system – and Liberal movements within Islam based on Ijtihad or interpretation of the scriptures.

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» Sunni Islam

» Shia Islam

» Kharijite Islam

» Ahmadiyya Islam

» New American denominations

» Aqidah schools of Islamic divinity

» Related concepts

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_schools_and_branches
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