It is important for its effort to understand alternative sources of religious authority
in the world's most populous Islamic country.
His study focuses on Muslim representation, religious authority
and the way in which the internet, social media and the web have had an impact on Muslim society in the context of majorities and minorities.
BEIRUT: Lebanon's Sunni religious authority
Dar al-Fatwa Monday launched a campaign to assist Palestinian people in Lebanon, asking local civic organizations to join the initiative to support the many Palestinians in dire conditions.
stray from Donne's understanding of the religious authority
that guided his life.
Egypt's top religious authority
has also previously condemned ISIL, describing it as a corrupt, extremist organization that is damaging Islam.
Historians and other scholars of Islam and the Arab world investigate the concrete mechanisms of change and adaption of religious authority
in Islam; how they work; and how they have managed to maintain Muslim civilization as a living organism through the innumerable hazards, divisions, and devastations of time.
Paris: France's highest Jewish religious authority
, Grand Rabbi Gilles Bernheim, was hunkering down away from the media on the weekend after admitting to plagiarism in a book he authored.
Sadr said Maliki's visit was "a clear violation of the religious authority
with all its parties, ideas and policies.
When the religious authorities of the country announced that Ramadan has ended and the person celebrates the Eid and doesn't fast, even if they later announce that it was an incorrect sighting, the person does not have to make up for the day or give out any money [as compensation] because they were following the religious authority
," he explained.
In Iraq's holy city of Najaf, the country's highest Ja'fari religious authority
under Grand Ayatullah Ali al-Sistani belongs to the quietist school which is strongly opposed to the WuF concept.
can assume a number of functions, from establishing an orthodox normative to establishing a canon of authoritative texts and interpretations.
Summary: The supreme religious authority
in Egypt 'Al Azhar' approved of the upcoming drama "Azwaj al hajah Zahra" (The husband's of Zahra), which stars Egyptian actress Ghada Abdul Riziq