Noor said: well i am a muslim, i know things about islam pretty well but he came up Islam: The Misunderstood Religion Muhammad Murad In summarising the arguments, I’ll mention three significant matters the Qutb elaborated upon: 1. Prof. Qutb writes, ‘As I wrote this book over the years I did not entertain the hope that it would elicit such a warm reception and appreciation. What’s so special about Islam: the Misunderstood Religion and its author, Muhammad Qutb? Another book on the Qur’an, the prophet and the.

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I do not think there is really any need for the court to step in as the remedy prescribed by the Islamic law is in itself quite sufficient for the purpose. The fact is that the skepticism exhibited by these gentlemen is not at all a result of their own independent thinking, nor did it originate in their own minds as such.

Qutb cites cases of Egyptian Muslims who paid Jizyah to avoid military service, and of the Christian al-Jurajimah tribe that fought on the side of the Muslims in battle and didn’t pay Jizyah.

They’re odd years apart, but as the old saying goes al-kufru millatun wahidaunbelief is one nation.

Some examples of lack of prohibition: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. After each revolution several thousand of these corrupt elements are executed in public and burnt and the story is over.

Show his potential Muslim followers there mhhammad no Western conspiracy against Islam, by showing respect for the Muslims home and abroad, whether accused of crimes or not! It is explained as a manifestation of a sixth but yet not fully explained faculty of the human mind. It was spread out over decades both before and after the war.


These were herded in muhammac settlements and worked in gangs. Razeem rated it it was amazing Nov 27, So when was an end put to slavery in the Arabian peninsula? But what most non-Islamists really care about is in what way Qutb could affect bin Laden and other insurgents who’ve heard or read him.

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Why do educated “Westernized” Muslims have doubts that “Islam is not a mere creed,” but a complete system of economics, with civil, criminal and international legal codes? A look at books on the history of prostitution finds no sweeping movement by “Western governments” to ban prostitution after WWI. Wayne State University Press,pp. So it’s no coincidence, Qutb implies, that the Scandinavian countries have made necessary guarantees for a fair distribution of wealth.

Leading Muslim Brotherhood members who taught there included Muhammad Qutb, mujammad brother of the Islamist martyr, who carried forward misunderstodo brother’s radical, pan-Islamist mantle, North Africa, Egypt, Syria, even Persian-ruled Iraq had been Christian countries, in which Christianity was older and more deeply rooted than in most of Europe.

Quite apart from denying women’s rights, the law has inherent absurdities. No scientist has ever been tortured, or burnt, or isam executed by the Catholic or other Christian churches for believing the earth wasn’t flat, because those churches never believed or taught such a thing.

Islam: The Misunderstood Religion

He relates telling a UN economic adviser from Britain that Egyptians hate the British and Americans and “would continue hating them so long as they continue committing aggression in any part of the East.

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The author is or was the younger brother of the iconic shaheed martyr to Islamism, Sayyid Qutb. Islam was the “the first to initiate the” slavery emancipation movement which took the world some seven centuries to adopt and enforce.


There’s little question that Islam comes out ahead of Christianity in historical tolerance of the other. Note that the Prophet’s p passing of judgement on what happened “no retaliation is payable for her blood,” i.

At least one of the great Muslim scientists, ibn Rushd aka Averroeswas tried, convicted and banished temporarily for heresy by his local religious community in AD. It isn’t clear what the real problem is with this Western “cult of science-worship. Qutb doesn’t give any dates or even eras of when all this happened, but he’s combining aspects of the fall of the Roman Empire and 19th century European Colonialism.

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And what about all mmisunderstood court cases that don’t involve attractive women or jealousy? They may remove certain evils and put an end to the existing state of injustice but offer no sound remedy for these ailments of mankind.

But these accounts don’t end payment on money lent, just ” interest ” on it, and the “Islamic” payment particularly Murabaha or “mark-up” in Pakistan, and Qard hasan in Iran often “bears a suspicious resemblance” to interest, according to The Economist magazine. The Industrial Revolution and Women in Europe When the industrial revolution took place in Europe it brought in its wake the worst possible sufferings from women yet experience by her throughout the history of mankind.

She’s a woman, too!