Qur'an and Sunnah

Qur'an and Sunnah

Qur'an and Sunnah is an often quoted Islamic term regarding the sources of Islam.

Muslims hold that Islam is derived from two sources: one being infallible and containing compressed information — the Qur'an — and another being a detailed explanation of the everyday application of the principles established in the Qur'an: The Sunnah, or the living example of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.

ee also

**Hadith of Qur'an and Sunnah
**Hadith of the two weighty things
*Constitution of Medina


Further Reading:
*Musa, Aisha Y. "Hadith as Scripture: Discussions on the Authority of Prophetic Traditions in Islam", New York: Palgrave, 2008.

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