Political Issues

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi: A brief Introduction to his life and works

Author: Ammar Baksh A short, humble, witty old man has been creating tremors in the world of Islam that a few have noticed and many do not want to. He has explored almost every old school and has set out to restructure the age-old narratives of Islam. Javed Ahmad Ghamidi is a force to be …

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इसलाम और रियासत (एक जवाबी बयानिया) – The Counter Narrative

जावेद अहमद ग़ामिदी  अनुवाद: आक़िब ख़ान इस समय जो हालात कुछ इंतिहापसंद तहरीकों ने अपनी कार्रवाइयों से इसलाम और मुसलमानों के लिए पूरी दुनिया में पैदा कर दी है, ये उसी विचारधारा का बुरा नतीजा है जो हमारे मज़हबी मदरसों में पढ़ा और पढ़ाया जाता है, और जिसका प्रचार इस्लामी तहरीकें और मज़हबी सियासी संगठन …

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क्या एक मुसलमान शासक बहुमत के फैसले को बदल सकता है ?

लेखक: शेहज़ाद सलीम                                                                                          अनुवाद: मुहम्मद असजद आमतौर निम्नलिखित आयत की बुनियाद पर यह …

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The Democratic Process in The Rightly Guided Caliphate

Author: Javed Ahmad Ghamidi According to the Qur’ānic directive of Amruhum Shūrā Baynahum (Their system is based on their consultation, (42:38)), the details of the methodology adopted by the Prophet (sws) and his companions for the participation of the Muslims in the affairs of the state in their own times, keeping in view their social …

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Is Democracy Compatible with Islam?

There are some major misconceptions about this issue. Muslim societies had monarchs ruling them for a very long period, stretching about a thousand years. Therefore, their system of government was based on monarchy. Excluding the period of the Rightly Guided Caliphs which consisted of a democratic system of governance, the rest of the time it …

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The Hadith of Ghazwa-e-Hind- An analysis

Question The Prophet has said that two groups in my ummah (group of my followers) shall be successful. One which fights in Hind (India) and the other that accompanies Hadhrat Isa (Jesus) when he comes back. Can we say that the freedom fighters of Kashmir belong to the first of the two groups mentioned by …

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