Written & Presented by MUQITH MUJTABA ALI WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not an invention or a founding of the Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه وسلم but the Glorious Revelation of Allah. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not a ‘religion’ among other religions but a way of life , the Code of Conduct from the Maker to the made. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not an emotional belief cut off from the scene of life but the Divine Guidance that is life in itself. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not a tradition of a bygone era to be labeled as out-dated but the living Guidance, the civilization that continues to be post modern in every age. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not a chilly creed to be locked in lifeless souls but a revolutionary creed that breathes life, making people brave & courageous, dignified & respectful. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not designed to make people extremists or terrorists but perfectly fine-tuned to establish peace, justice and brotherhood among mankind. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not a call to become ascetic , to shun the world but a call to use the world, to explore the universe , to live in the thunder and rhythm of life. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not a religion that denies women of their rights but the world’s first civilization that honored women by liberating them and giving them their human rights. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not addressed to a sect , a nation or a race but addressed to all sects, all nations , to entire humanity. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not meant for giving temporary solutions but meant for providing lasting solutions. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not just designed to provide regional and national solutions but designed and destined to provide solutions at the global level as well. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not directed to solve only a part of the problem but directed to solve the totality of the problem. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not against any community or religion but against all kinds of oppressors and violations. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not interested in changing man’s outer look but interested in transforming man’s inner self. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not a ‘private affair’ between God & man, nor can it be isolated from the society but it is built and bound to prevail in the society over all ‘isms’ and man-made systems of life. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not leading its followers to the narrowness of mosques but the motivation that inspires them to spread, far & wide, into the vastness of the globe extending the wings of its healing message to a spiritually-challenged humanity. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not in its nature to show mirages but an inspiration that brings forth man from darkness to light. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Not just an alternative to ‘consider’ but the only way out , the only hope of mankind. WHAT ISLAM IS NOT!
Please Note: The author reserves the copyright as the points discussed in this presentation forms the main part of the forthcoming book, Insha Allah
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