Akhbari


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a religious movement by Arab Shiite Muslims in 17th century Iraq that is opposed to the Usuli

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Addressing a press conference in Lavan, Akhbari said his refinery will produce up to 2,700,000 liters of euro 4 gasoline from two million liters of euro 2 gasoline.
What are the main differences and similarities between Usuli and Akhbari ideas reflected in those of Mohammad Amin Astarabadi and Vahid Behbahani?
This is what we have worked for since getting this team together for the past three months," Iran's Payman Akhbari told Gulf News after picking up his best coach award.
In Muslim history there were at least six major Sunni schools of law, with only four remaining (Hanbali, Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i); in Shia Islam there are two major approaches, usuli, based on deriving principles, and akhbari, a scripturalist posture that believes all answers are already written down in the Quran and the sayings of the Shiite saints.
Throughout the 17th century, Safavid rule and Akhbari quietism were challenged by the mojtaheds, Shiite jurists of Arab descent who practiced ejtehad and claimed to be the "Deputies of the Hidden Imam" (according to their theory of "general deputyship," or niabat amma).
Corresponding Author: Maryam Akhbari, (1) Department of Chemistry, Qom Branch, Islamic Azad University, Qom, Iran.
Ali Akhbar Akhbari, his wife and two young daughters live in a tent a block from the convention center.
Shi'i Islamic leaders waged an intense political and theological war as the Usuli and Akhbari schools wrestled with the concepts of ijtihad and taqlid; a warfare that focused on the political role of the religious elite.
3) A new institutional development in Shi'ism in the late eighteenth century, the rise of the Usuli school and the decline of the Akhbari provided a strong organizational ideology for ulama political action, further enhancing their power and influence in society.
Opening the meeting, Judge Hussein Akhbari, senior advisor to the Deputy Head of the Judiciary for Legal Affairs, urged the three countries to continue their cooperation in order to fight the plague of drugs and crime in all its forms.
I refuse to believe we have the title within our reach," Iran's coach Payman Akhbari told the media after his side had fought gallantly to conquer the Indian challenge in straight sets 25-22, 26-24, 25-20 late on Sunday.
Scripturalist Islam; the history and doctrines of the Akhbari Shi'i School.
The author of the encyclopedic Akhbari Shi'i lexicon Mir'at al-anwar says of qamis that its exoteric meaning is well known, but that its ta'wil is connected with the words thiyab and libas.
There is no easy tournament for any team and the rankings count for nothing," cautioned Iran coach Payman Akhbari after his side dropped the first set to hosts the UAE to win the next three and maintain their clean record here.
The true character of the team will be known if they can continue winning throughout," Iranian coach Payman Akhbari said of his young team, guided by two seniors.