Can Islam be modernized?
To answer this question, the following three questions may need to be addressed.
(1) What is Islam?
(2) What is Modernity?
(3) Who are Muslims?
One answer can be:
Because of historical, theological, psychological and philosophical reasons,
Islam cannot be modernized.
A fascinating question by Saadia Asad
Whatever little I know of history, and keeping in view whatever is happening around the world nowadays, this thought keeps pestering my mind. I would like to share and get any feedback.
WOULD THERE BE ANY LESS KILLINGS, IF THERE WAS NO RELIGION?
If NO, then are murdering, killing and torturing part of human composition?
If YES, do religions in any way promote or justify such acts carried out in their names?
A spinner is divided into 8 equal parts.
If you spin the spinner 100 times, how many times do you expect it to stop on 8?
To answer this question, up to 8th grade statistical understanding is required.
Ask your loved ones to give it a shot!
NOTE: It is expected that all steps required to get the answer are shown, not only the answer.
This question came to my mind and it is bothering me. So I needed a clarification.
“Inna lillahe wa inna alehey raajehoon” is said at the death of any Muslim. Can we say for non-Muslims too?
Forgive me if I misspell the verse.