Free Essays on Muslim Unity

  1. Unity and Islam

    Jafri Unity is strength. When the sand grains unite they become a vast desert. When the sea drops unite they become a boundless ocean. The conglomeration of stars in the firmament of sky soothes our eyes. The seven colors emerge in the shape of a bewitching rainbow. The unity of people makes...

  2. Unity of Muslim

    Special Top position of the Islamic World Muslim world, with almost a billon and a half population, and so many features of climate and geography, and natural and human resources, can establish a great and united society. The pocket of Western colonialism is continuously getting filled from this...

  3. Muslim Religion Paper

    | The Muslim Religion | Marlia J. Kegler | | Hum 130 Religions of the World | Professor John L. Meeks | | Religion has become one of the biggest diverse topics in today’s society. Throughout the last weeks we have taken the journey to learn about different religions and in this paper...

  4. Significance of Hajj to the Life Muslim Adherents

    Analyse the significance of Hajj to the life Muslim adherents (15 marks)     The Hajj is one of the 5 pillars of Islam and ultimately reflects many core Muslim beliefs. Through spiritual rebirth, the wearing of the Ihram garments, the acknowledgement of Allah's omnipotency and the experience of following...

  5. Iqbal Quran and Muslim Unity

    Iqbal Quran And Muslim Unity I m Urmia Azhar and today the topic of my speech is Iqbal Quran and unity…. Muslims are supposed to work together towards a common goal set by Quran and shown by prophet PBUH through Sunnah. Muslims are required to be merciful towards each other...

  6. History of Islam in Britain

    and Muslims. These attacks have raised questions about Islam and more people particularly in western countries have become more curious about what and how Muslims practise Islam. Despite these attacks Islam is the fastest growing religion. It is growing by 2.9 percent per year. As a Muslim woman...

  7. Religious Studies Coursework 1 Islam: the Muslim Family

    Religious studies coursework 1 Islam: The Muslim Family In this essay I will be looking at the Muslim family. I will be looking at what Islam teaches about the Muslim family and explaining the roles of all the members of the family. I will also be discussing why Muslim family is important for social and...

  8. Partition of Bengal

    political agitation for greater participation in governance; their position would be weakened, since Muslims would now dominate in the East. Hindus tended to oppose partition, which was more popular among Muslims. What followed partition, however, stimulated an almost national anti-British movement that involved...

  9. Islam in Era of Globalization

    ISLAM IN ERA OF GLOBALIZATION A primary question imposes itself. Do we (muslims) represent an umma in the contemporary world? What is meant by the question is not the umma as known in the political geography asa nation recognized by international law, but the umma is meant here as a concept...

  10. Indian Freedom Fighter

    which he renounced revolutionary activities. Travelling widely, Savarkar became a forceful orator and writer, advocating Hindu political and social unity. Serving as the president of the Hindu Mahasabha, Savarkar endorsed the ideal of Hindus as a distinct nation and of India as a Hindu Rashtra and controversially...

  11. How multiculturalism promotes national unity in Malaysia

    characteristic of a nation; common to a whole nation. It comes from late 16th century: from French, from Latin natio(n-) 'birth, race of people' (see nation). Unity refers to the state of being in agreement and working together; the state of being joined together to form one unit, as stated in the Oxford Advanced...

  12. Is cultural diversity proving to be compatible with social unity?

    Is cultural diversity proving to be compatible with social unity? As debates intensify about how the UK can best address the challenges of deepening cultural diversity, this topic has become an increasingly prominent and controversial issue. There are strong views held by both supporters and detractors...

  13. Leadership in Islam

    on faith and values according to Allah (God). Often mistaken as a religion of terrorism, its true meaning and principles say otherwise. As a Maranao Muslim myself with the Christian roots of my Mother and being able to deal with all kinds of cultures with my work, I can conclude that Islam is one of the...

  14. “How Do You Explain the Rapid Expansion of Islam in the Early Centuries of Its Existence?”

    religiously by either. Gross superstition and licentiousness prevailed, but a spirit of discontent and scepticism was at work. There was no national unity. Each tribe was a separate, independent atom. The opportunity then was favourable for the action of sonic master mind which should first of all weld...

  15. Byzantium

    two natures were called the Dyphysites. This dispute went on for a couple of centuries and became particularly bitter in the 7th century just when unity was needed most as a new and explosive force was bursting onto the world scene. In the Arabian Peninsula a prophet named Muhammad had emerged and in...

  16. The Earth Keeps Spinning 12

    internalise the stereotypes already held. All terrorists are identified as Muslim, labelling the already criticised Muslim world as destroyers of peace and unity. Yet I am a from the North West Frontier Province in Pakistan; I am a Muslim; I believe in my religion, and as paradoxical as it may seem, I condemn...

  17. Islam in the Modern World

    adherents and as a preservation of their moral and ideal unity (Gibb 1970, p.5). However, Islam is propagated by its uniqueness, completeness, detail and firm legalism of its social code and has earned a prominent place in the modern world. Muslims prefer to call Islam as a way of life rather than a religion...

  18. Union Is Strength

    capacity of a single man. The old story that we find in the story books of children of a farmer using the bundle of sticks for inculcating the lesson of unity among his sons may seem old and childish but it has so much depth in itself if we ponder over it.And it is especially relevant to this present age when...

  19. Shahada

    six articles in the Muslim religion: Faith in the unity of God Faith in angels Faith in prophets Faith in books of revelation Faith in an afterlife Faith in destiny/divine decree 5. What is a Muslim? A Muslim is a person who believes...

  20. Nature of Love: St. Maximos and Sufism

    that center on the quest for personal enlightenment in the union with God. Sufism can best be described as a specific kind of mysticism developed by Muslims. Mysticism asserts that man is capable of reaching or uniting with the ‘Absolute Being’, ‘The Creator’, and ‘The Metaphysical World’ using the capacities...

  21. History of Islam

    peace. The word “Muslim” which means a follower of Islam refers to a person who submits him or herself to the will of God. Muhammad founded Islam in the year 622CE. This particular religion started when the angel Jibreel supposedly read the first revelation to Muhammad. The Muslims believe in the “one...

  22. Functions of Chief Executive Officer

    national (unity integration in Nigeria. The ways are: 1) National symbols: this is the symbol of a country to show the people that we are one. The symbols are: coat of arms, Nigerian flag that is green, white and green. 2) The new capital city, Abuja shows that there is unity in Nigeria...

  23. Cleanliness

    did country eventually split into two, when it won Independence and when there was so much unity between them.then why did it split up into the Republic of India and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan? Why did Muslim community in India wished to form a separate nation and according to me to understand this...

  24. Autobiography of Malcolm X

    He was known for motivating junior dark men to unite. He was lecturing, educating, and advising. The Black Muslims were an immense part in Malcolm's existence; he had faith in all the Muslims' ceremonies and traditions of life. Malcolm turned into a capable man in the Nation of Islam and was just second...

  25. religions outline

    in Israel in around 1200BC Jewish books include the Torah which is the basis of all Jewish sacred texts. Its main message is the absolute unity of god. It was about God’s creation of the world, His concern for it, and His everlasting covenant with the people of Israel. another book, the...

  26. Hello People

    Serbo-Croatian speaking Muslims in Bosnia and Hercegovina was an additional complication, but many of those Muslims who identified themselves as Turks had left Bosnia for Turkey at the end of the war, and most of those remaining identified themselves as Serbs or Croats, albeit of Muslim confession. The large...

  27. Iqbal Day

    significant day and date when a child took birth in Sialkot who changed not only the government set up in India but infused a new spirit among the Muslims of sub continent. It was Allama Dr, Muhammad Iqbal who appeared on the scene of this mysterious world with such a sensitive soul keeping the ability...

  28. Christianity vs Islam

    similarities. Islam teaches that in order to achieve true peace of mind and peace of heart, one must submit to God or "Allah" and live by his law. Being a Muslim requires willful surrender and active obedience to God and living in accordance with his message. On the other hand, Christianity does not teach absolute...

  29. Shah

    his feelings on this matter on many an occasion, and his views were endorsed by the nation in unmistakable terms, Pakistan was founded because the Muslims of this sub-continent wanted to build up their lives in accordance with the teachings and traditions of Islam, because they wanted to demonstrate to...

  30. Religions compare and contrast paper

    as Baptist, Southern Baptist, Methodist, Protestant, and Catholics. Because there are so many denominations and the doctrine can be complex, total unity is impossible. Although these denominations are all Christians, they all have different traditions, but still all believe that Jesus Christ...

  31. Syed Ahmed Khan (1817-1898)

    Syed Ahmed Khan (1817-1898) was a Muslim religious leader, educationalist, and politician. He contributed to the intellectual and institutional foundation of Muslim modernization in southern Asia. Ideology of Pakistan derives its strength from the Two Nation Theory first propounded by Sir Syed Ahmad...

  32. What It Means to Me to Be Raised Muslim

    Sample Student Speech—Full Sentence Preparation Outline Personal Speech Assignment Topic: What it Means to Me to Be Raised Muslim INTRODUCTION: I. How many of you had heard of a country named Pakistan prior to the September 11 tragedy? (wait for answer) Perhaps the most important reason why...

  33. The Challenges Faced by the Muslim Leaders

    The challenges faced by the Muslim Leaders(dai) Challenges between Muslims There are a lot of problems and challenges even among the Muslim. Nowadays, the unity of Ummah is lacking in many places. Muslim society is supposed to be one whole community but there have been many internal conflict...

  34. Muslim Women Empowered by Their Religion

    Expository Essay: Muslim Women Empowered by Their Religion This essay was written to analyze and provide information on the article Muslim Women Empowered by Their Religion by Weam Namou, provided by mcreview.com. The article provides details on the Prophet Muhammad...

  35. Pak India Relatiion

    partitioned India into two countries at the time of Indepen­dence in 1947. Pakistan came into being as a result of the two-nations theory propounded by the Muslim League leader, Mohammad All Jinnah. Naturally the very foundation and the brick and mortar of the communal structure of Pakistan is hatred and enmity...

  36. Muslim Culture

     Awareness of the Muslim Culture DeVry University Introduction The Muslim culture is becoming more prevalent in the United States. It is also widely misunderstood. Since the terrorist attack in New York City on...

  37. The Five Pillars

    of Islamic Faith. They include a belief in the absolute unity of God, belief in angels, belief in prophets, belief in scriptures, and belief in the Final Judgement. The first pillar of Islam is the practice of professing faith in the unity of one God and the message of Muhammad , "There is no God...

  38. Women in Muslim Society

    discussing the role of women in contemporary society there are three main areas that can be addressed. The perceptions of woman within contemporary Muslim societies. The status, position and role of woman in the Qur'an and in early Islam from where we derive our aspirations. Some of the challenges facing...

  39. Understanding Jihad

    Jihad If we were to make a list of all the Islamic terms and concepts that have been misunderstood or deliberately distorted, by the apologetic Muslims or Western writers, then Jihad can easily be placed at the top of that list. Although the significance of Jihad in the Qur'an and Sunnah cannot...

  40. Speech on Honesty

    way at the right time. Honesty means objectivity in judgment, objectivity in evaluation, and objectivity in decisions of all types. Islam orders the Muslim to be honest to himself and others. The Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (sm) said, that means, :” The signs of a hypocrite are three: when he speaks, he...

  41. Cultural Assessment, Health Care Management

    questions that I missed were mostly due to not knowing statistics and being fully versed in every culture. I didn’t know that most Africans are Muslim vice Christian nor did I know that Hispanics have a mortality rate with cancer just as high as any other population. Question 15 was tricky in that...

  42. What Does It Mean to Be an American? Patriotism, Nationalism, and American Identity After 9/11

    and pluralistic values. In a survey of national identity and social attitudes conducted in late September 2001, two different definitions of national unity were inserted in the introduction to the questionnaire in an attempt to prime activation of different conceptualizations of nationality. Results demonstrated...

  43. Islamic Art Is Intended to Suggest but Not to Portray the Divine Presence

    other cultures. The main reason for this difference is that the subjects of Islamic art are strictly controlled by the religious beliefs held by Muslims. Any Muslim artist must work within strict guidelines, largely set out in the Qur'an, when producing any work of art. These guidelines define what is acceptable...

  44. malcom x

    Malcom x was a leading spokesperson for black Muslims. He was appointed this position by Elijah Muhammad who recognized his talent. During the the early in 1960 Martin lather king Jr, was preaching for peace and integration for black and whites. Malcom had a different view on how things should be...

  45. Religions of the World

    more than half of the global population is an unthinkable insult to humankind. Islam is a highly practical religion, that places great emphasis on the unity of men and women and the extremely dignified treatment towards womankind. Islam being a protector of humanity has paced women on one of the highest...

  46. Kashmir

    resources were unfairly divided, based on a ratio favorable to India. Kashmir, a province in the northeastern corner India, which is predominantly Muslim, yet is ruled by a Hindu government, has been the primary cause of tension between India and Pakistan. Both countries dispute over whom should be in...

  47. Allama Iqbal and the Concept of Muslim Nation

    IQBAL' S CONTRIBUTION TO THE REAWAKENING OF THE MUSLIM WORLD Muhammad Aman Hob ohm Some time before his death the poet and philosopher Mohammad Iqbal, in whose memory this meeting is held, wrote the following quatrain: "When I depart from this world everyone will say: "He was known to me ...

  48. Five Pillars of Islam Checkpoint

    recite the Shahada: “There is no God but God, and Muhammad is his Prophet.” This relates to the first pillar of Islam with believing and professing the unity of God and the messengership of Muhammad: “There is no god but God, and Muhammad is the Messenger of God.” The Qur’an requires the faithful to tell...

  49. Impact of Islam on Pakistani Society and Culture

    IMPACT OF ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION ON PAKISTANI CULTURE AND SOCIETY Muhammad Bin Qasim, the great Muslim hero and commander, entered India in 712 as a conqueror and lived there for three years. He introduced Islamic system and left a permanent impact on Indian society by the example of his character and...

  50. The Life of Muhammad and the Spread of Islam

    God. His first group of disciples consisted of his wife, his servants, and just a few of his clan’s people. His first followers called themselves Muslims. As he taught his circle grew and he became a threat to other wealthy Meccans, the worshiping of the gods of their fathers, and the sacred Ka’ba...

  51. The Defining Force of Life

    because of his slight of the Muslim league, contributed a great deal to the creation of Pakistan. Before Jinnah’s great change of heart, he was seen as a possible champion of inter-communal cooperation in India. By his own words Jinnah proved this point, addressing the Muslim league, as its president...

  52. Islam Five Pillars

    principal beliefs where relevant. Central to the Muslim belief is the importance of devotion and total submission to Allah. This is put into practice through the Five Pillars of Islam –the five obligatory duties that must be performed by all practising Muslims. These are the acts of faith, prayer, charity...

  53. Rel17 Religions of Asia

    of various different religious traditions, but as Welch (1997, p.170) states Indonesia also has the largest Muslim population. Johns states (1987, p.202) that there are over 130 million Muslims in Indonesia, while the remainder are Christians (6 million), Hindu Balinese (2.5 million), and smaller groups...

  54. Significance and Contribution of Aligarh Movement for the Revival and Regeneration of the Muslims of Sub-Continent

    brought decline to the Muslim rule in India. Muslims and Hindus participated in the War of Independence but the British held only Muslims responsible for the rebellion. The Muslims were persecuted ruthlessly and left at the mercy of time. The post war era was disastrous for the Muslims but some personalities...

  55. We Have Failed to Maintain the Islamic Civilization.

    completeness as their phenomenal rise. Scholars will forever try to explain it as they try to explain the decadence and fall of Rome. Once,the great muslim civilization in its illustrious glory, ruled half the planet.Our civilization was the pivot of intellectual and cultural life on a scale not seen before...

  56. Anti-Colonial Nationalismi in British Colonial India

    uprising within the country. What started as a unified nationalist movement in India quickly changed to a religious battle between Hindus and Muslims in India. Although independence was a huge victory, it led to the emergence of rivals between different religious groups within the country both wanting...

  57. The Distinct Paths During the Fight for Civil Rights

    Malcolm was sentenced to ten years in prison for burglary. In prison, he began to transform his life. His family visited and wrote to him about the Black Muslim religious movement. The Black Muslim’s official name was the Lost-Found Nation of Islam and their spiritual leader was Elijah Muhammad, with national...

  58. Gun Violence

    Malcolm X Malcolm X May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965), born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shaba was an African-American Muslim minister and human rights activist. To his admirers, he was a courageous advocate for the rights of blacks, a man who indicted white America in the...

  59. The First Great Victory

    autobiography since it was originally published in 1964. In its searing pages, Malcolm X the Muslim leader, firebrand, and anti-integrationist, tells the extraordinary story of his life and the growth of the Black Muslim movement to veteran writer and journalist Alex Haley. In a unique collaboration, Alex Haley...

  60. Sir Syed Ahmad khan

    refused the offer. His belief that armed uprising against the British was pointless him unpopular with some Muslims, but it did not stop him working towards reconciliation between British and the Muslim community after the war .He appointed Chief Justice in Muradabad and later was transferred to Ghazipore...