This research sheds light on one of the main parts of testimony as a means of achieving evidence, titled "Al-Istighfal Testimony in Sharea and law". This research is divided into three chapters and a conclusion. Chapter one deals with a definition of the testimony linguistically and academically. It also gives some examples of this kind of testimony. Chapter Two depicts the jurisprudents’ opinions, their evidences and justification, side by side with discussing these evidences. It also presents the proper opinion in this issue. Chapter Three deals with the law point of view of 'Istighfal Testimony', demonstrating its liability to accept that kind of testimony in it, questioning if there is any legal text that admits its acceptance. The research concludes with stating the most important results and recommendation of the research.
Al Shaqirat, Saleh Ben Saleh
"The Concept of 'Al-Istighfal' Testimony between Law and Shari’a,"
Journal Sharia and Law: Vol. 2013
, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uaeu.ac.ae/sharia_and_law/vol2013/iss56/3