Q: It has been said that our Nabi sallallahu alaihi wasallam has said that Christians have 72 sects and Islam will have 73 sects and only one sect will enter paradise, can anybody say which is that right sect.
A: The ahlus sunnah wal jamaat.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.