Nowadays, there is a debate as to who is the current caliph of the Muslims. We will try to discuss this in-depth and we hope that you will find the answer to this question later. First of all, we need to know who the caliphs are?
This is a topic that every Muslim needs to talk about. Some people are sharing false information, so it is our duty to stand firm against them.
Who is called Caliph?
A Caliphate is an Islamic State under the leadership of a man Called the Caliph (Khalifa).
Who was the first Caliph of Islam?
Hazrat Abū Bakr (632–634) was the first Caliph of Islam.
Who are the first four Caliphs of Islam?
1. Abū Bakr (reigned 632–634)
2. Umar (reigned 634–644)
3. Usman (reigned 644–656)
4. Ali (reigned 656–661)
Who was the last Caliph of Islam?
Abdülmecid II (reigned 1922-1924) was the last Ottoman Caliph of Islam. After he resigns, there is no Caliph of Islam.
Who is the Current Caliph of Islam?
There is no Muslim caliph yet. As mentioned above, Abdülmecid II was the last Caliph of Islam.
Is Mirza Masroor a Muslim Caliph?
No, Mirza Masroor is not a Muslim Caliph. Even, he is not a Muslim. He belongs to the Ahmadiyya religion.
How many Islamic Caliphates were there?
There were four Islamic Caliphates.
1. Rashidun Caliphate (632–661)
2. Umayyad Caliphate (661–750)
3. Abbasid Caliphate (750–1258)
4. Ottoman Caliphate (1299–1924)