Center for the Study of Political Islam

The Reliance of the Traveller

level 4 topic Sharia

This definitive text is the classic manual of Islamic sacred law, and the most widely used text for Shafi’i (a branch of Sunni) jurisprudence. This book gives examples of Sharia rulings, how it’s applied and why. All Sharia laws are based on the Koran and Sunna.