How many parts of Islam? viz. Sunni, shia, kurds, .....pls tell.. what the difference between them? How all are Muslims? Why Bahais are not Muslims?
These different schools became different sects within Islam. The largest of the sects is the Sunni which comprises about 90% of all Muslims. The next two largest are the Shi'i and Sufi. After these, there are numerous splinter groups which are often named after the individual scholars who began them: Hanifa, after Abu Hanifa; Maliki, after Malik ibn Anas; Shafi'i, after Muhamma ...more