Record Number : 44466 of 13452

Title : Roshd

Description :
Roshd is a website which provides information on Shia Islam. Although not written with an academic audience in mind, the resource should be useful for scholars seeking an introduction to this second largest denomination of Islam after Sunni Islam. The site, which is accessible in Arabic, English and Persian, contains diagrams, articles, letters; multimedia; and a Q & A section. Together, they help present to visitors various aspects of Shia Islam like its history; imamate (religious leadership); key figures; and religious occasions and holidays. The site also contains a guestbook; a weekly saying; information on how to join their mailing list; and links to a large number of online resources with information about Shia Islam or Islam in general.

URL : http://www.roshd.org/

Controlled Keywords : Shia; Islam;

Language : eng;

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