Indian Scholars refute obscurantist Pakistani Mufti Muneeb’s Fatwa declaring Land Transactions and Muamalat with Hindus to be forbidden in Kashmir

By New Age Islam Group of Scholars Dated: May 04, 2020 An obscurantist, fundamentalist Mullah from Pakistan, Mufti Muneebur Rahman, of Darul Ifta Jamia Nayimia Karachi has issued a fatwa, clearly under the influence of Pakistan’s Deep State, that makes every Muslim hang his head in shame. Is this Islam, one feels like asking, in the way a grief-stricken Muslim mother asked on 16 December 2014 in Peshawar, after the Taliban massacred 149 small children and teachers in a Pakistani Army school. This despicable cleric, speaking in the manner of many…

Fatwa on Joining ISIS/ISIL by Islamic Supreme Council of Canada

Islamic Supreme Council of Canada Date: March 11, 2015 Overwhelming majority of worldwide Islamic scholars have already individually declared ISIS/ISIL un-Islamic “out-siders” (KHAWARIJ) group.  The attached Islamic edict (Fatwa) by the Canadian Muslim Imams and scholars is the first formal Fatwa in the world regarding ISIS/ISIL and its recruitment activities. Fatwa is the opinions of Muslim scholars based upon the jurisprudence of Islam.  There are several sources of Islamic jurisprudence but the Holy Qur’an and Hadith of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) are the main sources of Islamic Jurisprudence.…

A Comprehensive Fatwa against Terrorism and Militancy by One Lakh Muftis, Ulema and Imams of Bangladesh

Publication: May 31, 2016 ( 23 Shaban1437 Hijri) The respected one hundred thousand Ulama & Mashayekh Karam, Aimma (Imams) and Mufti Saheban of Bangladesh were asked the following questions: 1.       Does Islam, as a great religion of peace, support terrorism and extremist activities? 2.       Did our prophets, especially our beloved Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (pubh), preach Islam by applying this type of brutal and ferocious method? 3.       Is Jihad and terrorism the same thing in Islam? 4.       Is terrorism a path to Heaven or Hell? 5.       Can suicidal deaths be termed…

70,000 Indian Muslim clerics issue fatwa against ISIS, the Taliban, Al-Qaeda and other terror groups

By Caroline Mortimer, Independent Dated: December 10, 2015 Nearly 70,000 Indian Muslim clerics have signed a fatwa against Isis and other terror groups. Clerics said the terror groups were ‘not Islamic organisations’ and said they were a threat to humanity Around 1.5 million Muslims visiting a shrine dedicated to a Sufi Islamic saint near the city of Ajmer in north western state of Rajasthan during the Urs religious festival have signed a petition against terrorist attacks. Mufti Mohammed Saleem Noori, one of the clerics who signed the fatwa, told the…

Terrorists are anti-human, anti-God and anti-civilization: Muslim organizations

April 23, 2019 A Joint Press Conference of Muslims organizations and Christian religious leaders were held in Constitution Club, Rafi Marg, New Delhi to express Solidarity with Terror Victims in Sri Lanka. In the conference all the participants have condemned the most ghastly serial bomb blasts in Sri Lanka’s Churches and hotels on the Easter Sunday. They called the terrorists are anti-human, anti-God and anti-civilization and incarnation of most heinous and devilish forces on the earth. On this occasion, Maulana Mahmood Madani General Secretary Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind while addressing the press…

Indian Muslim Leaders Condemn Taliban’s ‘Jizya’ on Sikhs in Pakistan

Posted on May 10,2009 Indian Muslim Leaders Condemn Taliban’s ‘Jizya’ On Sikhs in Pakistan Joint Statement of Indian Muslim leaders Pakistani Taliban’s treatment of Sikhs in tribal areas is illegal and barbaric We, religious, political and community leaders of the Indian Muslims, are alarmed at the reports coming out of Pakistan’s tribal areas about the Pakistani Taliban’s kidnapping, extortion of huge amounts of money from their Sikh compatriots as “Jizya” and demolition of the houses and shops of those who fail to pay the demanded sums. We would like to…

Delhi Muslim Conference Condemns Terrorism

By Yoginder Sikand, March 25,2006 In the wake of the recent bomb blasts in Varanasi, a number of leading Indian Muslim organizations issued strong statements denouncing terrorism, stressing that it has no sanction in Islam. Groups representing a large section of Indian Muslim opinion, including the Deobandi-dominated All-India Muslim Personal Law Board and the Barelvi All-India Jamiat ul-Mashaikh, condemned the blasts and called for stern punishment to be meted out to the perpetrators. Although newspaper reports claim the hand of the dreaded Pakistan-based terrorist outfit, Lashkar-e Tayyeba, in the blasts,…

Amman Declaration

By Sheila Musaji, September 23, 2005 In July an International Islamic Conference was held in Amman, Jordan. More than 170 religious scholars (Sunni and Shia and including Ibadis and Ismailis ) from all over the world met and produced a historical document. The statement’s terms of reference included religious edicts (fatwas) which had been issued previously by ten of the most preeminent global Islamic scholars. These fatwas were issued by Their Eminences:– Grand Imam Sheikh Al Azhar Sheikh Mohammed Sayyed Tantawi;– Grand Ayatollah Al Sayyid Ali Al Sistani;– Grand Mufti…

20 North American Imams issue Fatwa against Terrorists

January 09,2010 According to The National Post of Canada: “Syed Soharwardy, an imam at the Al-Madinah Calgary Islamic Centre, who organized the initiative, said yesterday that any attack by foreign elements should also be considered a direct affront to the 10 million Muslims who call either Canada or the United States home. “We want Muslims around the world who would dare to commit terrorism on our soil to know that we stand together with all Canadians and Americans. “We are asking Muslims here not only to condemn terrorism but to…

The Mardin Declaration

March 30,2010 A Peace Summit Conference (Mardin Abode of Peace) was convened in the Turkish city of Mardin at the Artuklu University campus on Saturday and Sunday (27-28 March 2010)    All Praise be to Allah, Lord of the Worlds and Peace and Salutations be upon Muhammad, who has been sent as a Mercy unto the Worlds, his family and all of his companions.    A Peace Summit Conference (Mardin Abode of Peace) was convened in the Turkish city of Mardin at the Artuklu University campus on Saturday and Sunday (27-28 March 2010) under the…