Chechnya, and the "Religion of Peace".

Chechnya, and the "Religion of Peace".

Posted in the La Porte Forum


Houston, TX

#1 Apr 19, 2013
From Wikipedia:

Islam is the predominant religion in Chechnya. Chechens are overwhelmingly adherents to Sunni Islam,[39] the country having converted to Islam between the 16th and the 19th centuries. Due to historical importance, many Chechens are Sufis, of either the Qadiri or Naqshbandi orders. Most of the population follows either the Shafi'i, Hanafi,[40] or Maliki[41] schools of jurisprudence, fiqh. The Shafi'i school of jurisprudence has a long tradition among the Chechens,[42] and thus it remains the most practiced.[43]

Houston, TX

#2 Apr 19, 2013
(Newser) Mother Jones spotted a more ominous digital footprint: Tamerlan Tsarnaev's YouTube page, which includes a number of Islamic religious videos—including one on the Black Banners of Khurasan prophesy, which is a major touchstone for militant extremists. He also has a playlist titled "Terrorists," though all videos in it have been deleted.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

La Porte Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Southern Komfort Kitchen Class Action? 3 hr DPTEX 10
Free Kittens Spay/Neutered and Vaccinations (Ba... (Oct '11) 5 hr Kitty FARRT 19
Trump Condemns Charlottesville violence 22 hr A fart heard 4
La Porte recent series of burglaries solved. (Feb '11) Aug 17 I needa fart 95
Job (Dec '16) Aug 13 More fart info 339
Hildebeast Going Down Aug 13 Posting more farts 6
Elaine still crushing on Fubar Aug 11 Fartbar luncheon 8

La Porte Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

La Porte Mortgages