Imām al-Shāṭibī’s Views on Divergences in Juristic Opinions, the Correct View, and Following a Madhhab in its Entirety
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By Mufti Zameelur Rahman
Imām Abū Isḥāq al-Shāṭibī (d. 790) makes a powerful uṣūlī argument in his al-Muwāfaqāt for the necessity of following one madhhab in its entirety. However, his language and style of speech is …

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