Sunnah definition

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What does Sunnah mean?

Islam’s second most important source after the Qur’an. Literally the 'well trodden path' in Arabic, the Sunnah (or the living traditions) is made up of the words, deeds and tacit approvals of the Prophet Mohammed.

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