Roots of Religion: Need of Religion

all. These byelaws, that are expected to serve as substitutes for religion, must address a range of issues like identifying man’s needs, providing him with a framework to manage his affairs, fulfilling his needs, be it physical, spiritual or economical, etc. These statutes must necessarily have an inherent provision for defending the weak and the … Continue reading Roots of Religion: Need of Religion

Respect for Others, Falsehood

The Holy Prophet (s.a.w.s.) declares, ‘The most degraded of persons is the one who ridicules others.’ (Nahjul Fasaahah, p. 48) This statement of the Prophet (s.a.w.s.) reveals that there is no place for narrow-mindedness and prejudice in Islam. While on the one hand, Islam proclaims the Unity of Allah and His Omnipotence, on the other … Continue reading Respect for Others, Falsehood