When parties (ahzab) become numerous in the Ummah, then do not give allegiance to a particular party (hizb). Many groups appeared from an early time, such as the Khawarij, the Mu’tazilah, the Jahmiyyah, and the Rafidah. In recent times, there has appeared the Ikhwanis, the Salafis, the Tablighis, and the like. Put all these sects to the side and look forward, (more…)