Islamic Sects, Schools, Branches & Movements

Sunni? Shia? Hanbali? Ismali? Deobandi? A visual guide to the major & notable sects, schools & movements within Islam.

This is an ongoing, evolving diagram which we hope to add to. So please send us your ideas & corrections.

Thanks to Imran Ali, Andrzej Mendel, Farshad Tami, Sajjad for corrections.

See our interactive graphic on the Middle East.

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» See the full expanse of the Islamic tree in this Wikipedia diagram
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