Terrorism and Dr. Zakir Naik

Dr. Zakir Naik has been quoted saying that secularism is a big threat to Islam. http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/general/secularism-a-threat-to-islam-naik-says-1.671819

The Real threat to Islam is, neither secularism nor Christianity but the preachers like Dr. Naik , who argues to “argue with people’ without knowing the basic principle of the religion. According to him, “if you know just one word” you can go for preaching Islam and no further qualification is needed and it is the order from the God!

Strangely enough he suggests as sole solution for Muslim unity is to go directly to Quran and ‘Hadith Saheeh’ which is the central argument of Islamic (sic) terrorists. For them the widely accepted four schools of thought (Madhab) and overwhelming majority of Islamic scholars who followed these schools are ‘on the wrong track’.

The very hadith he intended to cite for his argument says that the one who goes to heaven is the one who follows the ‘way of the  prophet and his companions’ (Ma Ana Alaihi wa Ashabee) Not the Holy Quran and Hadeeth Saheeh as he says! It is a factual mistake if not a deliberate misleading. What else we can expect from a speaker who stands on someone else’s PhDs in his organization.

The way to the unity is to follow the rich tradition of Islam. The Holy Quran and Sunnah need sound and profound scholarship to understand and interpret correctly. To reject the accepted interpretations and to go directly into them is the great danger of the modern times that gave birth to Muslim terrorists in the contemporary world.

It is so shocking to hear him saying “I said that a terrorist is a person who causes terror. Whenever a criminal sees a policeman he is terrified. So for the criminal a policeman is a terrorist. In this context, every Muslim should be a terrorist to the anti-Muslim racist,”

It is wild logic. It is not Islamic at all and goes straightly against the teaching of the holy prophet – ‘Mercy to All Worlds’ as described by the Holy Quran – who was always appealing and never appalling. None should be terrified to see a Muslim. But everyone should be captivated and attracted by his noble character. Islam has spread across the world by sublime qualities of its followers , neither by hateful words nor by dreadful swords.

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6 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Zakir Naik is on true religion of peace

  2. I like this website, but Im comletely against you right here!

  3. dr naik has good memory and gives ready references from quraan and other books like bible and hindu books. that is it.
    who is verifying those references? probably no one. he may be just throwing guesses to impress. that is what i think. he is not an aalim.
    dont get emotional and dont believe him.

    • I think Dr Naik is a good person, what he says is right. I know all passage of Quraan an Bible that he said. Hes truthful. Non-muslim people just dont like him. I do.

  4. He may be good in bible and good Jew-ism. He is of cause good in memory. His degree is in medicine and what qualification does he have in Islam. Just memorizing some ayahs and hadeeths will not make him an Aalim. He cannot give fatwas on Islamic Fiqh and Aqeedah issues. As said in this article the way that he preaches Islam is a bidah way and against the Sunnah way of Hazrat Rasool Sallallahualahiwasallam and he charges a huge amount for one programme too. Allah Subahanwathlala and his Rasool Sallallahualahiwasallam knows best.

  5. Ma-sha Allah


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