Muslim cleric issues fatwa against ISIS

Times of India, Dated: August 30,2014 A noted Muslim cleric in Kerala issued a fatwa asking his community members to boycott the Islamic Sate also known as Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and other terrorist organizations. In his religious decree, general secretary of All India Sunni Jam-e-yyathul Ulema, Shaikh Abu Bakr Ahmad said favouring the extremist organizations is antithetical to the Islamic sharia. The Muslim world is in dire need to take cognizance of the threats posed by the anti-Islamic outfits. The militant groups among Muslims are causing…

Fatwa issued from Indian Muslims against LeT Founder Hafiz Saeed

Prabhat Sharan, Benar News August 09,2017 Nearly a thousand Indian Muslim clerics have signed and issued a resolution condemning the alleged anti-India activities of Pakistan-based Hafiz Saeed, the founder of banned terror outfits Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD). Saeed is accused of masterminding a series of shooting and bomb attacks that lasted four days across Mumbai in November 2008, killing more than 170 people in India’s third deadliest terrorist attack. The 67-year-old has been under house arrest in Pakistan since late January. The fatwa, or decree, that was issued in…

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,…

Darul Uloom Deoband issued a Fatwa against terrorism

The Economic Times Dated: June 01,2008 For the first time ever, Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom Deoband issued a fatwa against terrorism on Saturday, stating Islam had come to wipe out all kinds of terrorism and to spread the message of global peace. The Darul-Uloom had denounced terrorism for the first time in February, but had not issued a fatwa so far. Fatwa, signed by Darul-Uloom Deoband’s grand mufti Habibur Rehman, asserts that “Islam rejects all kinds of unjust violence, breach of peace, bloodshed, murder and plunder and does not allow it…

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,…

Religious Fatwa against Terrorism

Fatwa issued by Jamiat e Ahle Hadith on March 18, 2006 QUESTION: In modern times terrorism has made its presence felt in global circles. People find a camouflage of horrific incidents of militancy, violence, brutality, viciousness, discord and tyranny taking place every where. The act of bombing, hijacking of aircrafts and vehicles, suicidal attacks, kidnapping, targetting and killing of innocent people with the intention to cause death and injuries to people or damage or destruction to Government and private properties or disruption of supplies or services essential to the life of community and society as well as creating instability and insecurity in the society have become common.Would you, religious clerics, please shade light on these subversive activities and its perpetrators? Is terrorism allowed in Islam or do the subversive activities have religious sanctions in a way on another?ANSWER: Terrorism means the illegal transgression against the lives and property of people, creating instability and insecurity in the society and spreading violence, mischief and extremism in the land. Terrorism is characterised by invoking terror in the hearts of people and intimidating people restoring to illegal, immoral and inhuman activities.Terrorism is carried out to accomplish certain objectivities and sometime to uphold some idealogies and principles through aggressive and cruel means against the opponents in the name of religion, race, colour or culture etc.As a matter of fact, Islam is totally against Terrorism, terrorists and terrorising acts. Islamic Shariah does not approve it whether the perpetrators are Muslims or non-Muslims.Islam is the fountainhead of peace and security. It is religion which ensures and promotes love, brotherhood and harmony among peoples whereas violence springs up from beastliness, barbarism and intimidation causing mass massacres and bloodshed. Islam attaches primary importance to the sanctity of human life, and the right to lead one’s life in peace and tranquillity with a sense of security and fearlessness.Islam has given immense respect to human life. It has clarified that people who are engaged in instigating terror and bloodshed should not be spared. Islam has condemned mischief and deviltry as a more heinous crime than homicide.Terrorism is undoubtedly unacceptable to any sensible…

Grand Sunni Conference of All India Tanzeem Ulama-e-Islam to issue Fatwa against Terrorism

Times Headline Correspondent New Delhi February 8. Scholars (Ulamas) have come together in thousands at first time in Independent India to consult general public and have issued a open fatwa in accordance with Quran. All India Tanzeem Ulama e Islam (AITUI) have created this history for the first time in Independent India. Talkatora Stadium of New Delhi was filled to the brim with public from all part of India who came to attend this one-day programme of AITUI. People of Sufi inclination wanted to understand that is Islam is a…