Islam, the Quran and the Prophet, all stood for Pluralism

Narrative for countering radicalisation Islam, the Quran and the Prophet, all stood for Pluralism  Islam has consistently and universally promoted human rights and freedom as fundamental for peace, prosperity and development of the people world over. “O mankind! We have created you from a single (pair) of male and female, and made you into nations and tribes, that you may know each other. Verily the most honored of you in the sight of God is the most pious of you. And God has full knowledge and is well acquainted (with all…

Communal harmony and peaceful co-existence

Communal harmony and peaceful co-existence Holy Quran and Prophet exhort Muslims for peaceful co-existence with followers of other religions and sacrifice for motherland besides shunning violence  Holy Quran has specifically prescribed the ways of living for Muslims living in non-Muslim areas besides elaborating on their behavior while dealing and interacting with non-Muslims in the society. Taking example of the life of Prophet Yusuf, as mentioned in Quran, the first moral obligation of Muslims living in a society which provides them security, trust, freedom and a favourable way of life, is…

Pluralism and freedom

 Pluralism and freedom Sl. No. Khawārij tweet Counter tweet 1  Jihad is the essence of Islam Islam is a religion of peace and extends peace to people, animals, plants, and the entire universe 2 And fight them until there is no more persecution, and religion is all for Allah (8:39) The Quran acknowledges the right to disagreement between people based on their religion, belief, language, and race 3  Muslims are better than everyone and therefore we have a right to subjugate others The use of the word “minority” implies preferences…