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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The rest of your comment, I don’t know what you’re talking about. It just states what they are.

al-Shahrastani ( of Al Milal wa Al Nihal)

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This article has not yet received a rating on the project’s importance scale. This book was, in the same vein, a collection of the “doctrinal opinions of all the world’s people”. They are just a collection of all existing knowledge. It does not accept or deny basic tenets of any religion.

I guess then, that you haven’t read much on Shahrastani.

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Al-milao Middle Ages Template: This page was last edited on 25 Julyat It is true that the book is not about Sunni Islam, but it is written from a Sunni pov, and those are the articles in those categories.

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Al-nihhal book gives a general account of all religions that existed upto his time. That’s why its taken to be one of the earliest books written on comparative religion. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Whether Shahrastani was a Sunni or not is disputed in the first place.

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

Retrieved from ” https: Views Read Edit New section Wz history. 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.

WikiProject Religious texts Template: This is not a Sunni book on Islamic studies and its wrong to categorise it strictly under Islamic literature.