Definition of Shariah, Tariqah, Haqiqah & Ma’rifah & their mutual Connection, By Maulana Ashraf Ali Thanvi

Collected & Compiled By: Mufti Umar Anwar Badakhshani “Shariah” is the sum total of rules and regulations that we are required to follow. This includes apparent and hidden both. In earlier times this way was called “Fiqh”. Imamul-Aazam Abu Hanifa defines Fiqh thus: معرفة النفس ما لها و ما عليها (Marafatun-Nafse ma laha wa ma … Continue reading Definition of Shariah, Tariqah, Haqiqah & Ma’rifah & their mutual Connection, By Maulana Ashraf Ali Thanvi