Welcome to Scribd. Sign in or start your free trial to enjoy unlimited e-books, audiobooks & documents.Find out more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
14Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
The Muslim Law of Sri Lanka

The Muslim Law of Sri Lanka

Ratings:
(0)
|Views: 5,334|Likes:
Published by Zacky Ismail

More info:

Published by: Zacky Ismail on Feb 27, 2010
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

03/11/2013

pdf

 
THE MUSLIM LAW OF SRILANKA
-with especial emphasizes on marriage law
By – Zacky IsmailUndergraduate of Law,University of Colombo.
 
ISLAMIC LAW?
 
MUSLIM LAW? MOHAMMADAN LAW?
q
What is “Islam”?
Ø
One of the major religion of the world.
Ø
Islam is a code of conduct which shows theway of life.
Ø
It helps the man to distinguish what is morallybeautiful, that must be done & what ismorally ugly must not be done.
Ø
For this we have a law or
“shariat”
“shariat” – the road to the watering place(lit)
“shariat”-Canon Law of islam
 
SOURCES OF ISLAMIC LAW 
 
v
Historical sources
1.QUARAN- word of God: Allah’s commandments.2.SUNNAH- the practice of the prophet. (hadiths is the story of aparticular occurrence; sunnah the rule of law deducted fromit.)3.IJMA- consensus of opinion among the learned of the community;4.QUIYAS- analogical deduction
5.
v
 
Subsidiary sources
Legal Text of Islamic Jurist-
FYZEE,MULLA,AMEER ALI & TYABJI
Islamic Law-Schools of thought
v
Some other sources
Pre- Islamic customs
Some element of Roman law
Evidence of the retention of the customs of different peoples &country; “ada” or “urf”
Some element of English law; that is “justice”, equity and goodconscience,
A.A.Fzee Outlines of MohammadanLaw 21.

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->