26 May 2016
This is apropos a regular reader of New Age Islam Mr. Raihan Nezami’s comment on another thread, reproduced below. Mr. Nezami’s comment is important because it represents the widespread Muslim attitude of intolerance, victimhood, xenophobia, a
state of denial and total lack of introspection.
As for Bajrang Dal activities which Mr. Nezami calls “Bhagwa Brigade,” -- one can imagine, contempt and hatred dripping from his eyes -- influential Hindu organisations and leaders such as Shankaracharya Adhoksha Nand Maharaj, Swami Chakrpani Maharaj, President of Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Mahasabha, and Uttam Sharma, Convenor Pragatisheel Morcha, not
to speak of the media, have raised alarm on their activities and have demanded strictest actions against such organisations which are disturbing the peaceful environment of the country. The police have already registered an FIR and arrested a leader of Bajrang Dal for inciting communal hatred.
But on the other hand, Muslim ulema, leaders, intellectuals and journalists have maintained complete silence over Muslim terrorists of Indian Mujahedin, now with ISIS, calling Muslims to convert India into an Islamic country, converting other religious people by force, at the pain of death, giving them the option of conversion, Jizya or beheading. But complete silence from Muslims has greeted this declaration of centuries-old Muslim imperialist call quoting Quran and Hadees. This is what had happened, a similar silence had descended, when Indian Mujahedin had called for Jihad quoting the following verses of Quran and Hadees narrations from Bukhari and Muslim in its email to the media in May 2008:
(O Kaafirs!) If you demand a judgment, the judgment has then indeed, come to
you; and if you desist, it will be better for you; and if you turn back (to
fight), We (too) shall return back, and your forces shall avail you nothing, though
they may be many, and (know) that Allah is with the believers. (Qur'an 8:19)
(O Disbelievers!) We are guiltless of
you and of whatever you worship besides Allah: we have rejected you, and there
has arisen between us and you, enmity and hatred for ever, unless you believe
in Allah and Him alone. (Qur'an 60:4)
O you who believe! Fight those disbelievers who are near you and let them find
harshness in you and know that Allah is with those who keep their duty unto
Him. (Qur’an 9: 123)
Go forth light armed or heavy armed and fight with your wealth and your lives
in the way of Allah, that is better for you if you but knew. [(Qu’ran 9: 41).
The hosts (of the kafireen) will all be routed and will turn and flee. [Qur’an
“I am commanded to fight the people unless they admit that there is none to be
worshipped except Allah, and that Muhammad (peace be upon him) is the Messenger
of Allah and establish prayers, and pay the zakah, so if they do this then they
have saved their blood and wealth from me, except the rights of Islam and their
accountability is towards Allah”. [Hadith narrated by Bukhari and Muslim].
God knows which century do we Muslims live in. Perhaps the seventh century, still fighting battles of Badr and Uhud. Indeed, these terrorists do talk about and remind us of these battles and ask us to remember how God had helped us then. The question arises: are we, 7th-century Muslims, with these attitudes, fit to be allowed to co-exist with other communities in the 21st century? Should the world think of boxing us into a global ghetto somewhere? Perhaps in an obscure corner of the world, or in ghettos in every country. Can we blame right wingers in Europe and America, asking for a ban on Muslims’ entry into their countries? Can we blame non-Muslims in India for not renting out or selling houses to us in their localities?
terrorists employ verses of Quran and narrations of Hadees (the so-called
sayings of the Prophet p.b.u.h) to justify their acts of terror, it becomes mandatory
for Muslims, particularly ulema to declare that these war-time verses and
ahadees are contextual in nature; they were meant for those seventh century
wars and do not apply to us any more in the 21st century. We are no
longer guided by these war-time, contextual verses and narrations of Hadees. Have
our clerics ever done that? Never. In fact, I asked Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri, one of
the moderate ulema from Pakistan, during his recent visit to Delhi for the
international Sufi Conclave, if these intolerant, xenophobic verses, asking us
to fight, are still applicable to us. His
response was astonishing. He said: “There are no intolerant verses in Quran and
yes, they are all applicable to us even today.”
India is the only non-Muslim-majority country to allow Muslims to live by their own personal law, howsoever flawed, and violative of universal human rights, only in deference to Muslims’ religious sentiments. Have you ever come across a Muslim expressing gratitude for this and other privileges we enjoy? Yes, there are problems in this country. But certainly nothing compared with what religious minorities face in Muslim-majority countries, particularly those which call themselves Islamic. After all, we are not being forcibly converted to Hinduism as are Hindus in Pakistan or Bangladesh. Saudi Arabia doesn't even allow non-Muslims to establish their own worship places. This doesn’t only violate the universal human rights charter of the UN but also the holy Quran, which is supposed to be the book Muslims follow.
The Holy Quran had asked Muslims to fight for the existence of all those worship houses, synagogues, churches, monasteries, temples where God is praised in abundance.
“…If God had not checked one set of people by means of another, there would surely have been pulled down monasteries, churches, synagogues, and mosques, in which the name of Allah is commemorated in abundant measure. Allah will certainly aid those who aid his (cause); —for verily Allah is full of Strength, Exalted in Might, (able to enforce His Will). (Qur'an, 22:40)
You can see that here God makes the cause of protecting worship houses of all religious communities, “monasteries, churches, synagogues, and mosques,” as His own cause. But have you heard any Muslim demanding Saudi Arabia or Pakistan or Bangladesh or any other Muslim country where religious minorities face persecution, to desist and follow the dictates of the Quran for religious freedom and diversity? I would have thought that if Muslims followed Quran, not to speak of the charter of The United Nations’ Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we would be fighting Jihad against Saudi government to allow other religious communities to establish their own worship houses, against Pakistan and Bangladesh to stop persecuting Hindus, Christians and Ahmadis, etc.
Reference: (This comment appeared on another thread)
The new ISIS video claiming to be featuring Batla house victims is merely a fabricated video clip which has given a chance to the Muslim haters to spit their venom. These blind people can't see the open arms brandishing and training of the Bhagwa brigade in U.P. In their eyes, that is nationalism.
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I had a simple question for you as you used to ask dozens of questions to others.
If Abdullah means a Muslim, Aayina means what ???
You are a Diploma holder in manipulating the points in hundreds of way, but you will not answer a simple question where you are stuck in rough weather.
Please don't try to involve unconcerned people in your reply. You are FAKE, accept it and don't judge others by a name.
What 's in a name?
The second great prophet in Islam whose name is mentioned 25
times in Holy Koran. said “You shall know the truth, the truth will set you
free” Sultan Sahin tries to bring us some truth so that people can live with
less tension and hatred and develop good relationship with others in the 21st
Muslims in the West have become less radicalised towards US
and Israel. They know that US lost 400,000 soldiers in WWII to redeem the world
from Nazism and fascism. Again US lost more than 100,000 soldiers in Korean and
Vietnam wars in order to defeat Communism. While Soviet Union kept East
Germany, US helped West Germany to establish democracy in West Germany and it
became the 4th largest economy in the world, similarly Japan became
3rd largest economy and South
Korea the 11th largest. US wanted to establish democracy in Iraq as
a model in the Middle East but failed miserably. Muslims with sunny-shia
divide, love for dictatorship reacted differently: still no one could find an
alternative leader for Bashir Assad, Saddam Hussain, or Hosni Mubarak, Colonel Gadhafi.
That is the curse in the Middle East, for dictators never allow anyone to
compete with them. However tiny Sri Lankan democracy found an alternative
leader who now supports India not China.
Muslims in the West also know that the total population of
Jews is only 14 million against 1600 million Muslims. 6 million in US and
another 6 million in Israel. The UNO after the massacre of 6 million Jews in
gas chambers helped Jews to establish Israel in their ancient land where many
of their prophets were born. Its area is only 9000 sq. miles compared to 5
million sq. miles of Arab lands.
Muslims in the West ask why the ulemma is so much bothered
about the plight of the Palestinians when 35 millions of Kurdish Muslims in the
four adjoining Islamic countries are left in the lurch. Instead of finding a
way to grant regional autonomy Turkey started bombing Kurdish Muslims. This has
aggravated the already tense situation in the Middle East and received
terrorist attacks in Turkish cities. Is this not a curse of Allah?.
You shall know the truth, the truth will set you free.
My clarion call is that we can’t claim to love Allah while
we hate His creatures and abuse them.
What makes us different from all other
species is our intelligence. It is intelligence that helps us establish what is
right and what is wrong. Right and Wrong are the tools that were given to us by
Allah the Creator of the Universe to elucidate through the times of times, how
to survive and thrive. Intelligent
people will always ask the right kind of question. Mr. Sultan Sahin asks the