Ibadi Islam Khawarij (referred to as Ibadi in vanilla) is primarily found in modern day Oman, while Sunni Islam Sunni Muslims follow the succession of the elected Rashidun Caliphs, and Shiite Islam Shia Muslims follow the Imams, (specifically the descendants of Muhammad), meanwhile Ibadi Islam Khawarij follow neither. The Ibadi Islam Khawarij adhere extremely strictly to Sharia law, but are often considered to be more tolerant of other views and religions than many other forms of Islam. The Ibadi Islam Khawarij movement was founded just 20 years after the death of Muhammad, making it older than either Sunni or Shia.

See also: Sunni, Shia

Bonuses Edit

  • +10.0% Morale of Navies
  • +100.0% Increased Chance of a New Heir
  • -1.0% Local Missionary Strength


Ibadi Islam Khawarij is in the Muslim religion group, Sunni Islam Sunni and Shiite Islam Shia are considered heretics. Every other religion will be considered heathens.

Muslim religions have a piety slider. The two ends of the slider are Pious and Lack of Piety. Each have Bonuses. Bonuses are partially received and are increased as the percentage increases. However you only receive one type of bonus at a time. So it is preferable to be at either 100% pious or 100% unpious and not anywhere in between. Piety changes at rulers death.

Being Pious:

  • +3.0% Missionary Strength
  • +10.0% Morale of Armies
  • +20.0% Fort Defense

Lack of Piety:

  • +20.0% National Tax Modifier
  • +20.0% National Manpower Modifier
  • -10.0% Technology Cost