Tag Archives: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi

Badr anniversary in Ramadan is a Reminder of Marhamah (Forgiveness), Not Malhamah (War): Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi As a matter of fact, the entire life and teachings of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) are based on universal harmonious values of mercy, compassion, forgiveness and general amnesty. This reality was clearly evidenced at the conquest of Makkah (Fath-e-Makkah) when the Prophet (pbhu) granted general amnesty for even his avowed and intense enemies, the pagans …

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Menstruation doesn’t make a woman inferior to man in worship: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in Deccan Chronicle

Reproduced by WordForPeace.com In Islam, there is no ‘spiritual impurity’ for mensturating women- Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi, Islamic scholar In Islam, menstruation is not regarded as something that makes a woman inferior to man. Many misunderstandings occur because of misogynist patriarchal interpretations of Islam that go against its egalitarian spirit. According to Islamic jurisprudence, menstruation is categorised as a state of …

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Fasting: Devotion builds personal relationship with the Divine

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi In Islam, all acts of devotion are aimed at enlightening one’s inner self to build a personal relationship with God. Every year, Ramadan comes as a one-month training course, that helps us develop a strong will to live a completely humane, spiritually inclined and God-conscious life. In fact, the sole purpose of fasting in Islam …

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युद्धविराम: कश्मीर की जनता में भरोसा पैदा करना होगा Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in First Post

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi भारत सरकार ने एक बार फिर रमजान के पवित्र महीने के दौरान जम्मू-कश्मीर में सशर्त युद्धविराम का ऐलान किया है. ऐसे में मुश्किल चुनौतियों से जूझ रहे जम्मू-कश्मीर के लोगों के लिए रमजान की शुरुआती अवधि के दौरान सुखद बदलाव के लिए माहौल तैयार हो सकता है ‘मैं उम्मीद करता हूं कि हमारे रुख की पूरी …

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Militants & Truce: Established Islamic principle is that Islam condoned only fight for “justice”: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in The Tribune

WordForPeace.com Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Scholar of classical Islamic sciences and researcher in communication studies The well-established ulema and classical Islamic scholars counter this false paradigm for martyrdom. An eminent Islamic scholar well-versed in the Islamic theology, Prof Ebrahim Moosa, counters this view. He says: “The whole idea of a martyr or shahid is that you fight until death and you …

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Contrasting Zawahiri’s outlook with Zakir’s outcry: Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind’s Islamic caliphate propaganda is bogus ‘online ideology’

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi In 1991, a jihadist research work titled “The Bitter Harvest: The Muslim Brotherhood in 60 Years” was authored by Ayman al-Zawahiri, al-Qaida’s chief ideologue. It was a sharp confutation of the Egyptian Islamist outfit Ikhwan-ul-Muslimin’s resolution to participate in electoral process and shun the path of violence to achieve its political objectives. An extract of …

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Is attacking school children a struggle for freedom (azaadi)???

WordForPeace.com Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi When you authorise someone to use violence, the incident of stone pelting on the school bus that happened today was inevitable. Attacking school children is not a freedom struggle. This has become an advocacy for anarchy where any Tom, Dick and harry is allowed to take to violence and harm public and their property. Incident of …

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The Concept of Wahdat ul Wujud (unity of being) in the Hadiths  

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi The special nearness or proximity of God to man (Qurb), as mentioned in the Hadiths can only be attained through voluntary worship, humanitarian works and virtuous efforts. By advancing through the obligatory acts to the voluntary worship, that encompasses not only ritual acts of worship but also humanitarian, social and welfare causes, one attains special …

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Is the Shariah in India in Danger? Was ‘Deen Bachao, Desh Bachao’ Rally By Imarat-E-Shariah Patna needful?

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi 20 April 2018 Perhaps, first time after the independence, scores of Muslim outfits of Bihar gathered at Gandhi Maidan in Patna under the banner of “Shariah is in danger”. This call was given in the rally named as ‘Deen Bachao, Desh Bachao’ (protect religion, save nation) jointly organised by Imarat-e-Shariah Patna and All India Muslim …

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