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‘Justice’, Quran and Islam

The word justice or injustice has been mentioned 40 times in Quran, such is its importance in an Islamic society. Tyranny and oppression are inimical to Justice in any society. You can weight our Islamic society by comparing it with what…

Modern Muslims and Doctrine of Non-Violence

Teachings of Islam always speak about non-violence, peace, humanity, brotherhood and mutual harmony. The Holy Quran and traditions of the Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him) have shown us the path of tranquility and taught us how to avoid…

Use of religion for legitimization

It was the Battle of Siffin where Islam was used to legitimize caliphal authority; paving the way for the politicization of religion. In Pakistan religion has always been politicized by religious scholars; military demagogues and political…