Understanding And Clarification Of Islam

Muslims will split into 73 sects

The Messenger salalahu alayhi wa salam statement: “The jews split up into seventy-one sects, the christians split up into seventy-two sects and this ummah will split up into seventy-three sects; All Of Them Are in The Fire Except One . " Someone asked: “Which is that one O Messenger of Allah? salalahu alayhi wa salam. He replied: “Whoever is upon that Which I am upon Today and my Companions.

(Related by Abu dawud, 4596-4597; al-Tirmidhi 2640-2641; Imam Ahmad, (2/332, 3/120 145 and 4/120 and Ibn Majah, 3991-3993)