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Featured Article: Anthropic principle
biochemistry, carbon-based life, and eventually human beings to observe such a universe.
Popular Article: Ijtihad
Islamic law that describes the process of making a legal decision by independent interpretation of the legal sources, the Qur'an and the Sunnah. A person who applied ijtihad was called a mujtahid, and traditionally had to be a scholar of Islamic law or alim. The opposite of ijtihad is taqlid, Arabic for "imitation."
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