The advantages of religion it was revealed that religion has a profound effect in reforming the individual and the society it is also the only means of obtaining bliss and prosperity a society which does not abide by religion loses its realignment and intellectualism and spends its precious life in aberration, externalism, and. I would especially like to thank meher ali khan for convincing me that i should add an islamic section to nobeliefscom although these articles will, no doubt, result in 'preaching to the choir' to fundamentalist christians who, by their very nature, oppose other religions, it should serve as a reminder that islam has a similar. This article looks at the relative advantages and disadvantages of religion, with a pros and pros and cons list. Triumphant seizure of power by museveni's nrm (national resistance movement) had their initial negative repercussions on the local muslim community one consequence was that advantages that have disproportionately favored products of christian over muslim ones in on-going religious struggles18 although. Arens islam and christianity in sub-saharan africa ethnographic reality or ideology this essay was initially intended as restricted discussion of the immediate practical advantages in mto wa mbu and in other poly-ethnic tanzanian villages guillotte 1970 and ishige 1969 the new member is introduced into the muslim. Several researches have conducted that entails the advantages of miswak as splendid anti-microbial toothbrush that eliminates plagues, gum soreness, tooth decay and maintain long lasting oral aroma early to bed and early to rise: nobody can conquer the world while sleeping nor is it productive in any. “for muslims fasting has both advantages and disadvantages” ramadan is the ninth month of the islamic year (the islamic calendar is lunar so therefore the ninth month always changes) observed as sacred with fasting practiced daily from dawn to sunset the month of ramadan is when it is believed muhammad received. The subject of freedom of religion and thought is not comparable with the subjects of pray and seizure so that its merits and demerits be veiled to the human mind therefore it can be talked about without a doubt, anyone who has rendered a judgment in this area has definitely done so after evaluating the.
This is a look at some of the benefits that the world has received from religion charity buddhism has shown him a noble way to be wiser, gentler, purer, judaism and islam how to be religiously faithful in action and zealously devoted to god hinduism has opened to him the largest and profoundest spiritual possibilities. A large percentage of religious converts in india belong to the lower castes such as hindu dalits who convert to caste-less religions such as christianity or islam to escape the cast divide and all the other problems that accompany it advantages and disadvantages conversion from a religion like. The question remains, however, as to whether these advantages—or, what we refer to collectively as an islamist political advantage—actually exist most predominantly muslim counties have long been ruled by authoritarian regimes that exercise tight control over civil society in general and religion in. There is even an article that explains exactly how to become muslim converting to islam is covered from many different angles and this series of articles discuss the benefits that come from converting to islam many advantages are gained by converting to islam, the most obvious one being the sense of calmness and well.
The curriculum of the kuttāb was primarily directed to young male children, beginning as early as age four, and was centered on koranic studies and on religious obligations such as ritual ablutions, fasting, and prayer the focus during the early history of islam on the education of youth reflected the belief that raising. This short chapter from the same publication above takes the case of kashmir to highlight the advantages of including religion in track two diplomacy it is based on observations and lessons learnt during a number of seminars involving civil society leaders from muslim and hindu communities in the region as part of an. Merits and demerits of islamic economic system 0 | islam provides a complete and simple economic islam is more diversified and dynamic religion and offers a complete economic system with giving the authority to individuals to get reward of their productive efforts in islam powers are exercised through the democratic.
For example, islam has traditionally held that all people owe obedience to allah's will while protections and advantages given to one faith may be accompanied by promises to refrain from persecuting adherents of rival faiths, the introduction of political power into religion moves the state closer to interferences which are. Pdf version are all religions the same how do i know which is correct why should i choose islam this pamphlet aims to discuss some of the beauties, benefits and unique aspects of islam as compared to other beliefs and religions. While i agree with much of what noam kaiser says, i have a slightly different take on the advantages and disadvantages of religion from a human nature perspective whoever claims to be a muslim, and with his gloomy heart, inferior character, and awkward behavior expects to meet the angel of happiness, resembles a. Converting to islam is covered from many different angles and this series of articles discuss the benefits that come from converting to islam many advantages are gained by converting to islam, the most obvious one being the sense of calmness and well being that descends upon any person who realises.
It is certainly possible to study one's own congregation, religious community or familiar spiritual practice, but there are a number of advantages and disadvantages to keep in mind when setting about such an investigation what is it like to study one's own religious community sociologist sung gun kim. Criticism of islam has existed since its formative stages early written criticism came from christians, before the ninth century, many of whom viewed islam as a radical christian heresy, as well as by former muslim atheists/agnostics such as ibn al-rawandi later the muslim world itself suffered criticism criticism of islam in.
The presentation gives a brief overview of religious education in nigerian public schools as it relates to the concerns of the seminar emphasis is on islamic education historical background: national curricula for religious education do not spring from nowhere they evolve over time as a reflection of the needs, perceptions. Government has another vocation, and such entanglement often leads to advantages for certain denominations or certain currents of belief from a religious point of view, it is also undesirable that the substance of a religion be dependent on political institutions and political decisions preachers who teach.
The cultural distance between the west and islam is narrower than westerners think muslim societies are more humane than portrayed in the west, while western societies often fail to live up to their liberal mythology islam has protected other religions and avoided fascism, racism, and genocide citizens of muslim. Daniel greenfield, a shillman journalism fellow at the david horowitz freedom center, is a new york writer focusing on radical islam what is islam the obvious dictionary definition answer is that it's a religion, but legally speaking it actually enjoys all of the advantages of race, religion and culture with. Of the many sociological and religious problems which affect the character, culture and destiny of its splendid african affairs, is of the opinion that islam was in the region of the senegal about the 9th century ad,2 and ing the merits and defects of islam as an african mission ary, among his conclusions he states the.
Islamic education approach & method we live in the united states of america american society is socially mixed and culturally diverse this is a fact which could mean different things to different people from religious and educational point of view, this has both its advantages and disadvantages the advantages include. The spread of islam throughout the african continent was neither simultaneous nor uniform” between the eighth and ninth centuries, arab traders and travelers, then african clerics, began to spread the religion along the eastern coast of africa and to the western and central sudan (literally, “land of black people”). Mosque-state separation and religious freedom appear to have stalled in muslim- majority countries, leading scholars, theologians, and policymakers to conclude that a theocratic model of governance is inevitable for the islamic world they argue that islam is distinct from religions like christianity because. Apart from being an unrealistic ambition, i believe that no one comes to islam unless allah calls them instead, i see the benefits of dialogue being as follows: it significantly improves your understanding of the other while you can learn a significant amount about another religion from books, talking to.