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Ahl al-bayt

The people of the Prophet Muhammad's house

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Allah

The Arabic name for God

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Hadith

The spoken words of the Prophet Muhammad

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Khalifah

A religious leader representing Allah or a Prophet

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Kitab al iman

The book of faith in the Sahih Muslim collection of Hadith.

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Qur'an

The holiest text in Islam

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Shia

A denomination of Islam

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Sunni

A denomination of Islam

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Adalat

Divine Justice

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Miad

The day of Judgement and the resurrection

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Tawhid

Belief in the oneness of Allah

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Usul ad din

Name given to the principles of faith for Shia Muslims.

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Beneficence

Kindness or generosity

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Immanence

The belief that Allah acts in the world

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Omnipotence

Being all-powerful

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Sin

An action against Allah's will.

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Transcendence

A belief that Allah is above and beyond his creation.

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Miracles

Extraordinary events that may not be explainable.

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Prophet

A messenger chosen by Allah to teach humanity what is right and wrong.

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Risalah

The system between Allah and people through prophets.

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Inji

Original gospel of Isa

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Kutubullah

Books of Allah

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Revelation

Communication from Allah through an angel.

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Sahifah

Scrolls of Ibrahim and Moses

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Tawrat

The Torah

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Zabur

The psalms of David

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Kiraman Kitabin

The Nobel scribes, the angels who note every person's good and bad deeds.

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Maliakah

The Arabic name for Angels

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Akirah

Life after death

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Al Qadr

The belief in Pre Destination.