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Can we call Islam a Progressive Religion?
Question: Can we call Islam, a ‘progressive’ religion? How come or why not?
Answer: It all depends on what you mean by progressiveness.
If by progressiveness you mean an attitude of being
Author: Abdus Sattar Ghawri
Publisher:Al-Mawrid Institute of Islamic Sciences
Author: Dr. Muhammad Iqbal
Publisher: Sang-i Mil Publications
Muslims in united India were facing major crisi
The author is a Research Scholar, Department of Islamic Studies, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi 110 062, India. (Editor)
Orientalism, when defined in simple words, implies the Western attempt to understand the East, particularly the Muslims and their faith, Islam. On a broader scale, however, it m
وَأَقِيمُوا الصَّلَاةَ وَآتُوا الزَّكَاةَ وَأَقْرِضُوا اللَّهَ قَرْضًا حَسَنًا وَمَا تُقَدِّمُوا لِأَنْفُسِكُمْ مِنْ خَيْرٍ تَجِدُوهُ عِنْدَ اللَّهِ هُوَ
The veritable problems that we the Muslims are facing in the current era are not obscure to the conscious minds. Much to our dismay, we seem to have been defeated in the arena of religion not to talk about political and socio-economic fronts. The alluring waves of materialism fueled by the fresh supplies gen