Ulema

  • (noun): The body of mullahs (Muslim scholars trained in Islam and Islamic law) who are the interpreters of Islam's sciences and doctrines and laws and the chief guarantors of continuity in the spiritual and intellectual history of the Islamic community.
    Synonyms: ulama

Some articles on ulema:

Mufti Kifayatullah Dehlavi - Political Career
... 'Ulama of India, the name of which should be Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind ... Mahmud Dawud Ghazwani, the first assembly of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind was scheduled for December in Amritsar ... along with the second meeting of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind, in which seventy to eighty of the most prominent 'Ulama of India were present ...
Lund Khwar - History - Valley of The Latter Day Saints (Ulema)
... Not only have many Lund Khwarians been great Ulema, graduating in great numbers from great institutions like Deoband and a very famous personality of lundkhawar whom graduated from these ...
Abdul Hai Arifi - Style of Preaching
... of religiously learned personalities, including renown Ulema of that time which also had benefited from him because of the high degree of training gifted to him from his mentor Hakim-ul-Ummat and Mujaddid-ul ... in a week at his residence Mondays with ulema other learned persons where sophisticated issues of ma’arfat and fiqah were explained and, Fridays remained open to general ... The ulema (clerics) and scholars of the time had acknowledged his services towards preaching of Islam and for the betterment of general public ...
Jamiat
... name contain Jamiat Jamiat-e Islami Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Islami Jamiat-e-Talaba Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind Jamiat Ahle Hadith Jamiat Ulema-e-Pakistan Jamiat ul-Ulama (disambi ...
Caliph - Authority of The Successor
... Islam, at least) by the rising power of the ulema, or Islamic lawyers, judges, scholars, and religious specialists ... The ulema insisted on their right to determine what was legal and orthodox ... The proper Muslim leader, in the ulema's opinion, was the leader who enforced the rulings of the ulema, rather than making rulings of his own, unless he himself was qualified in Islamic law ...