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…

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170 religious scholars (Sunni and Shia and including Ibadis and Ismailis ) from all over the world met and produced a historical document.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…

Fatwa issued from Pakistan against Suicide bombings and Terrorism

Dawn, July 02,2013 At least 50 religious scholars of the Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) issued a collective fatwa (decree) on Tuesday against suicide bombings, killing of innocent people, bomb attacks, and targeted killings declaring them as Haram or forbidden, DawnNews reported. The council also demanded that the government review the syllabi of those madressas (seminaries) which are propagating extremist views. Acting on an appeal by the SIC chief, Sahibzada Hamid Raza, 50 muftis (clerics) issued a fatwa against suicide bombings, killing of innocent people, bomb attacks, and targeted killings declaring…

The Ankara Declaration

We, the participants gathered in Ankara for the fifth Glocalization Conference of the Glocal Forum, Mayors and representatives of 54 cities from all corners of the world, together with heads of international institutions, champions of the public and private sector, have held 3 days of deliberations against the backdrop of a growing danger of a rift between what is defined as the western world and large parts of the Islamic world. These notions are marred with misconceptions, misunderstandings, prejudice, even hostility and violence. This danger was emphasized, and the possibility…

मुस्लिम उलेमा ने ISIS , तालिबान, अल-कायदा और अन्य आतंकवादी समूहों के ख़िलाफ़ फ़तवा जारी किया

By Islam Shant Hai Dated: July 22, 2019 इस्लाम की शिक्षा आतंकवाद को रोकती हैं और अनुचित हिंसा और रक्तपात की निंदा करती हैं। दुनिया के सभी हिस्सों के अतीत और वर्तमान के मुस्लिम विद्वानों ने  आतंकवाद की बार-बार निंदा की और आतंकवाद और उससे संबंधित कृत्यों के खिलाफ इस्लामी क़ानूनी फैसले या फतवे जारी किए। इनमें से कई सीधे तौर पर आतंकवाद की वास्तविक घटना पर प्रतिक्रिया देते हैं जिसमें नागरिकों को इस्लाम के नाम पर चरमपंथियों द्वारा निशाना बनाया गया। 70,000 भारतीय मुस्लिम उलेमा ने ISIS (आईएसआईएस), तालिबान,…

Introduction to the Fatwa on Suicide Bombing and Terrorism

By Shaykh ul Islam Dr. Muhammad Tahir ul Qadri Minhaj-ul-Quran International (UK), Published in 2010 Summary of Fatwa The horrendous onslaught of terrorist activity that has continued unabated for the last many years has brought the Muslim Umma, and Pakistan in particular, into disrepute. There is no denying the fact that the vast majority of Muslims oppose and condemn terrorism in unequivocal terms and are not ready to accept it as even remotely related to Islam in any manner. However, a negligible minority amongst them seems to give terrorism tacit…