This research investigates the subject of Sunnah and Bid'ah (innovation) and their legal rulings in Islamic jurisprudence. This is because of the scholars' differences regarding this issue. Therefore, scholars views will be presented and discussed in order for us to reach a sound view from the researcher's point of view and in the light of texts of the Qur'an and Sunnah and the understanding of our ancestors where there should be no deviation from the legal text. In this research both Sunnah and Bid'ah are defined, legal evidence that the first is praised and the latter is condemned is presented, Bid'ah divisions and legal rulings and conditions of acceptance of repentance are presented as well.
Muwaffaq M. Al-Dalal'ah
Sunnah, Bid'ah, Islamic Jurisprudence.