WOMENS’ RIGHTS IN ISLAM -MODERNIZING OR OUTDATED ?

WOMENS’ RIGHTS IN ISLAM
 MODERNISING OR OUTDATED?  – PART 1

(Excerpt from Dr. Zakir Naik’s speech on)

Honorable Justice M. M. Qazi, respected elders and my dear brothers and sisters, I welcome all of you with the Islamic greetings… ‘As-salaamu Alaikum Warahamatullahi Wabarakatuhu’… meaning… ‘May peace blessing and mercy of Almighty Allah, be on all of you’. 
The topic of today’s day is - ‘The Women’s Rights in Islam - Modernising or Outdated?’
According to the Oxford dictionary, ‘Women’s Rights are the rights, that promote a position of social and legal equality, of women to men’

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UNIVERSAL BROTHERHOOD

UNIVERSAL BROTHERHOOD

(Excerpt from Dr. Zakir Naik’s speech on)

 (Dr. Zakir) Alhamdulillah  ...(Arabic)... Respected Advocate Hegde, respected Advocate Hingorane, my respected elders, and my dear brothers and sisters, I welcome all of you with the Islamic greetings, Assalamu alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barkatahu –  May Peace, Blessings and Mercy of Allah (swt)… of Almighty God, be on all of you. The topic of this mornings’ talk is ‘Universal Brotherhood.’ There are various types of brotherhoods - For e.g. brotherhood based on blood relationships, brotherhood based on regions, on race, on caste, on creeds, etc. - But all these types of brotherhood –  they are limited.

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Why are most of the Muslims fundamentalists and terrorists?

ISLAM AND TERRORISM

BY
DR. ZAKIR NAIK
MUSLIMS ARE FUNDAMENTALISTS AND TERRORISTS
Question:
Why are most of the Muslims fundamentalists and terrorists?
Answer:
This question is often hurled at Muslims, either directly or indirectly, during any discussion on religion or world affairs. Muslim stereotypes are perpetuated in every form of the media accompanied by gross misinformation about Islam and Muslims. In fact, such misinformation and false propaganda often leads to discrimination and acts of violence against Muslims. A case in point is the anti-Muslim campaign in the American media following the Oklahoma bomb blast, where the press was quick to declare a ‘Middle Eastern conspiracy’ behind the attack. The culprit was later identified as a soldier from the American Armed Forces.

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QUR’AN AND MODERN SCIENCE-Conflict or Conciliation?

QUR’AN AND MODERN SCIENCE
CONFLICT OR CONCILIATION? – PART I

(Excerpt from Dr. Zakir Naik’s speech on)

My respected elders and my dear brothers and sisters - I welcome all of you with the Islamic greetings - Assalaamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh - May peace, blessings and mercy of Almighty Allah be on all of you. The topic of this evening's talk is, ‘Qur'an and Modern Science - Conflict or Conciliation?’. The Holy Qur'an is the last and final revelation of Allah Subhanu WaTaala, which was revealed to the last and final messenger Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).

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