A Concise Introduction to the Khawārij
Khawariij

A Concise Introduction to the Khawārij

A Concise Introduction to the Khawārij¹ Author: Dr. Ibrāhīm al-Ruḥaylī The word خَوَارِج “Khawārij” is the plural form of the singular word, خَارِجَة “Khārijah” (from the Arabic root verb: “kharaja” meaning to go out or leave)2. They are called that because of their leaving the (fundamentals of the) religion and for their opposing the best … Continue reading