HomePage | Recent changes | View source | Discuss this page | Page history | Log in |

Printable version | Disclaimers | Privacy policy

Shiites are members of the second largest division of Islam, approximately 10-15% of all Muslims. They accept Ali, the son-in-law of Muhammad, as the legal successor of Muhammad and disregard three of the other four caliphs who succeeded him.

see Imam -- Fatimids -- Ismailis