• it is irrelevant if some indian muslims "debunk" ghazwa e hind. most of the pakistani muslims...
    ( By hats off! )
  • mr. gm's loving nature is just a couple of atoms deep. you as much as scratch a little and his...
    ( By hats off! )
  • NAI advocate backdoor channels.
    ( By Aayina )
  • AAYINA G, The more Ghulam Mohiyuddin sb shows his loving nature the more you blame him!!
    ( By GGS )
  • Staff Writer, why do you not write refutation of ghazwa hind narrative yourself?'
    ( By NAI Staff Writer )
  • Staff Writer, why do you not write refutation of ghazwa hind narrative yourself?'
    ( By Anjum )
  • mr. gm is so embarrassed by islamic scripture that one is forced to wonder why still calls himsef a muslim....
    ( By hats off! )
  • Ghulam Faruki sahib has rightly suggested. But for Muslims, it is also necessary to do introspection. They can’t avoid....
    ( By Ghulam Ghaus Siddiqi غلام غوث الصديقي )
  • mr. gm will weigh the sins of the kuffar in grains but quibble and quibble over the pounds ...
    ( By hats off! )
  • so many good news Ghulam Faruki sahab.'
    ( By GGS )
  • Toooop
    ( By Mumtaz Ansari )
  • Super
    ( By Umesh Kumar )
  • Super
    ( By Ranjeet Raj )
  • your Phony comments and hate is now well known.
    ( By Aayina )
  • Gulaum Mohyuddin is Person whose whole pourpose to hate Hindus cannot say anything....
    ( By Aayina )
  • Muslims will Report to police or kill to police, like did in CAA Protest.'
    ( By Aayina )
  • I have never met any Muslim who practices untouchability nor have I seen any reference...
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • Muslims Provoke other community living in peace towards the violence through thier actions....
    ( By Aayina )
  • A lot of hogwash from Hats Off! His comes to this forum solely to trash Islam, so any...
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • The Devil quoting scripture!
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • What a debased comment from Hats Off!
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • The Islamic Kalank of Jihad, does not matter even if RSS does, it' still Islamic Kalank as per...
    ( By Aayina )
  • The mention of Newzealand is regretted. But this is also a fact that the bloodshed by ...
    ( By Admin )
  • why should you give up the word jihad? especially when a fully qualified dhimmi is....
    ( By hats off! )
  • the paramountcy of the akhirat versus the ephemeral and temporary nature of dunya are ....
    ( By hats off! )
  • allah does not know what is going to happen in the future. for just one...
    ( By hats off! )
  • islam also has an excellent system of untouchability roughly equivalent to untouchability. this....
    ( By hats off! )
  • It is very evident that decorated buildings are constructed on the graves of famous....
    ( By M H Khan )
  • Such simplistic and hate-based comments from Aayena!'
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • Aayena, Even if a Muslim practices untouchability, it is still a Hindu custom. You cannot remove....
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • Assalaamu Alykum would you be able to clarify some serious doubt of an atheist
    ( By MOHAMMED )
  • Hats Off has nothing left except base personal insults and lies! Pathetic!
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • We should make the word "jihad" obsolete and stop using it. It is too late to rehabilitate it.
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • I fully agree.'
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • The terrorist attack in New Zealand was carried out by a white racist, not ISIS. It killed ...
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • "Muslim Body Conducts Last Rites of Hindu Man InAkola, Nagpur." Good!
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • "Muslims Lay Hindu Widow to Rest After Son Refuses Due To COVID-19 Fear...
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • "The India We Love: Muslim Man Breaks Fast to Save a Hindu Woman and Her Child" Good!
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • "Muslims in Maharashtra town donate 10-bed ICU unit with Zakat money." (The Times of India.) Good!
    ( By Ghulam Faruki )
  • Jews, Christians, Muslims all believe that God knows everything including even those....
    ( By Talha )

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    Radical Islamism and Jihad
    Indian Muslim Clergy to Counter ISIS Propaganda: But they should go beyond rhetoric to a genuine counter-narrative that refutes Jihadism based on traditional Islamic theology

    The clergy is required to counter the exclusivist Jihadi theology of violence and supremacism which is primarily based on the traditional Islamic theology of consensus of all schools of thought. This has to be done through a counter-narrative based on a new inclusivist theology of peace and pluralism. But to do that the clergy will have to work towards evolving a new theology that is different from the traditional theology taught in madrasas. It is this age-old theology that is used by Jihadis to propagate their message. 

    It cannot be stressed enough that the reason Jihadis have been able to capture the imagination of thousands of our youth the world over is that they are not saying anything new. They are simply showing a way to practice what the ulema (religious scholars) have been preaching. The Jihadi narrative is the traditional Islamic theological narrative of Islam domination over all other religious beliefs, and eradication of what it considers the biggest crimes humanity can commit, particularly shirk, polytheism or idol worship, and kufr, rejection of the prophethood of Hazrat Mohammad (pbuh). All the most eminent scholars of Islam from Imam Ghazali (11th-12th century) to Imam Ibn-e-Taimiya (13th-14th century), Mujaddid Alf-e-Saani Sheikh Sirhindi (16th-17th century), Shah Waliullah Muhaddis Dehlavi (18th century) have shown a vision of political Islam that was finally given a more definite form in the 20th century by Maulana Syed Abul A’la Maududi, Hassan al-Banna, and Syed Qutb. The Jihadi ideologues of the 21st century may be stressing some parts of this traditional narrative more vigorously and downplaying some other aspects. But they are not saying anything that is entirely new or radically different.

    Jihadi literature has not dropped from the sky all of a sudden. This is not the creation of Osama bin Laden or so-called “Khalifa” Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Their narrative of world domination, fighting those who do not accept the message of Islam is basically what is taught in all our madrasas. The definition of Jihad as fighting those who do not accept the oneness of God and prophethood of Mohammad (pbuh) is found in books of every school of Sunni fiqh (jurisprudence), be it Hanafi, Malaki, Shafei or Hanbali. Indeed, even Shia theology does not differ much with Sunnis in matters of political Islam. They too want world domination for Islam and desire to subdue all non-Muslims.

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