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  • Hatts off you reminded one my life time experience, your points are...
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  • Did I not mention that she is talking of peace, what I said she useing, Kids of Balochistan also....
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  • no wonder a fake moderate like will love a dhimmi like dr. vankwani. you probably secretly love the...
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  • Furqan Force he Furqan Force or Furqan Battalion was a uniformed fighting force....
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  • Mr.Ghulam Faruki your comments are always out of the subject and....
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  • Now it's completely Gobar. It's like I cannot agree with Cow Gober, so I will not agree with Pig Gober.....
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  • Aayina, Here is what Malala said: "I am asking leaders, at #UNGA and beyond, to work ....
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  • Hats Off should be ashamed to project his own all-encompassing paranoia on Dr. Vankwani.....
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  • Hats Off's determination to question any and all positive and progressive statements....
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  • Their influence is up to their own meetings,oic is like a such bird which wants to fly...
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  • NAI follows what comes under the Jurdiction of Indian constitution, so now do not start....
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  • So you never go to Mosque which hate others and do mischief of loudspeaker is it right? Or...
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  • so you can sail down the river of islam with the ship of theseus you have built. good ....
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  • can muslims put off roza for one day in solidarity with the rape-conversion victims of pakistan?...
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  • Maulvi Syed Ahmed ‘Shaheed’ Rai Barelwi was born in 1786 in Rai Bareilly in India. Therefore,...
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  • I was replying to a one-liner hogwash when Hats Off comes in with another!'
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  • The problems with Islam listed by Hats Off are all addressable. Nothing is impossible if ....
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  • Such naked hatred from Aayena! Only NAI would post such trash! By the way, though ....
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  • Aayena, What reply do you want me to give to your hate mail. I can say rotten things about...
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  • Hats Off, How many times do I have to tell you that CAIR is not a religious organization. It is an...
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  • Aayina, Although any pressure on the spouse to convert is a sin, individuals make...
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  • Dr.Anburaj, I have told you before to take your questions to a mullah. You have mullah....
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  • Dr.Anburaj has no sympathy for a persecuted minority called Ahmadis because they....
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  • Aayena, I call you Sanghi because of your your smelly onion and garlic smell. I do not call....
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  • "Why Every Year I Keep a Roza During Ramzan"- - A Hindu Lady. "Justice MarkandeyKatju has often extolled Hindus and Muslims to observe....
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  • Eid Mubarak everyone! Stay safe.
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  • while ordinary muslims may think, believe and say that nationalism is valid and legitimate...
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  • Gulam Ahmed Qadiyani played central role in bringing Balspemy law, now it is used...
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  • dr. vankwani makes all the noises that please the murderous mullahs in pakistan. he is....
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  • She did not talk of girls education, it's fake propoganda from you, she exactly talk of politics....
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  • I did not believe a Muslim can indulge in objective analysis of Mullah's grip on Indian...
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  • You cannot become Maldive citizen in 21st century unlesss you are Muslims this....
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  • while the tussle rages, you bought a front seat ticket. so enjoy the show. and spare us ....
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  • i perhaps made a mistake in assessing dr. m i h farooqui or he he is aware of the dange....
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  • the problem with islam is that it precludes future prophecy. another problem is its....
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  • So you moderate will keep creating chaos on Friday on the name of prayer, than you....
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    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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