In Search of Orthodox Islam 8/11

The climate in Madīnah before and immediately after the Prophet (ṣ) passed away - Ghadīr - the Prophet (ṣ)’s illness, final will and burial - what really happened at Saqīfa? The Government of the First Caliph in light of Orthodox Islam’s principles. The Government of the Second Caliph. The relationship of “Sharī‘ah vs. State” in the rule of the 1st and 2nd Caliphs.