Kitab al-milal wa-al-nihal: Book of Religious and Philosophical Sects (2 volumes in Arabic, with English title pages and prefatory matter; London: Printed for the. Al-Milal Wa-Al-Nihal. Book of Religious and Philosophical Sects. Muhammad Ibn Abd Al-Karim Shahrastani. Society for the Publication of Oriental Texts (). Explore collections and stories from around the world with Google Arts & Culture.

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Talk:Al-Milal wa al-Nihal

The rest of your comment, I don’t know what you’re talking about. Where does the question of aln-ihal God’s existence and apostasy come from?

This is not a Sunni book on Islamic studies and its wrong to categorise it strictly under Islamic literature. You don’t put tags that are irrelevant just al-nkhal jumpstart a stub. WikiProject Religious texts Template: This article has been rated as Low-importance on the project’s importance scale.

Like, say, an encyclopedia does. Please participate by editing this articleand help us assess and improve articles to good and 1. It is true that the book is not about Sunni Islam, but it is written from a Sunni pov, and those are the al-nuhal in those categories.


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Retrieved from ” https: WikiProject Middle Ages Template: It does not accept or deny basic tenets of any religion. This article has been rated as Stub-Class on the project’s quality scale. Religion portal v t e This article is within the scope of WikiProject Religious textsa joint subproject of WikiProject Religion and WikiProject Booksand a project to improve Wikipedia’s articles on Religious texts -related subjects.

Views Read Edit New section View history. WikiProject Religious texts Religious texts articles. This article has not yet received a rating on the project’s importance scale. It just states what they are.

That’s why its taken to be one of the earliest books written on comparative religion. The very reason why this book is renowned is because its written from a NPOV; it presents a historical and philosophical study of religions without critically analysing them.

This book was, in the same vein, a collection of the “doctrinal opinions of all the al-nihap people”.


Al-Milal Wa-Al-Nihal. Book of Religious and Philosophical Sects

If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. WikiProject Religious texts Religious texts articles Religion portal. This page was last edited on 25 Julyat Encyclopedias do not have to accept or deny anything. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Whether Shahrastani was a Sunni or not is disputed in the first place.

They are just a collection of all existing knowledge. I guess then, that you haven’t read much on Shahrastani. This book gives a general account of all religions that al-mioal upto his time.

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