Origin of Shiʿah
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According to Shiah doctrine, the rulership of the State by divine law belongs to the Imam.
As in all Shiah (Mohammedan) lands, the priests (mullahs) possess great power.Behind the Veil in Persia and Turkish Arabia|M. E. Hume-Griffith
Borrowing so much from the Shiah sects, its fundamental basis in philosophic thought is inferior even to Islam.
Among Muhammadans, Shiah women remove their nose-rings during the Muharram as a sign of mourning.
He had listened to the history of the caliphate; he yearned toward Ali and his family; he became in heart a Shiah.