20 Most Common Questions About Islam by Zakir NaikDa’wah is a duty Most Muslims know that Islam is a universal religion, meant for all humankind. Allah (swt) is the Lord of the entire Universe, and Muslims have been entrusted with the duty of conveying His message to all humankind. Alas, most Muslims today have become callous towards this duty! While accepting Islam as the best way of life for ourselves, most of us are unwilling to share this knowledge with those to whom the message has not yet been conveyed. The Arabic word ‘Da’wah’ means ‘a call’ or ‘an invitation’. In Islamic context, it means to strive for the propagation of Islam.
Dr. Zakir Naik
Dr. Zakir Naik
Newsroom: Islamic Preacher Zakir Naik Inspiring Terrorists
He is the main driving spirit, Alhamdulillah, behind the Islamic Research Foundation getting worldwide acclaim for the proper presentation, understanding and clarification of Islam, as well as for removing misconceptions about Islam. Though a Medical Doctor by professional training, he has dedicated his life to spread the truth of Islam worldwide, specially amongst millions of English knowing audiences. At only 32 years, Dr. Zakir explains the teachings of Islam as well as convincingly clears misconceptions about Islam with references from the Quran and Sahih Hadith, and with the help of Reason, Logic and Science. He has a tremendous ability to quote extensively and verbatim from the Glorious Quran, and from other religious scriptures. He has also participated in symposiums with prominent personalities of other faiths. He has appeared on live interactive talk shows on Radio in several countries.
Shireen Azam shireen epw. If Islamic televangelist Zakir Naik is symptomatic of religious fundamentalism, we have to pin which part of his rhetoric accounts for it, and how is it different from other secular affirmations of truths. This is also how he has been able to gain legitimacy amidst an audience that sees itself as modern. This is also how he has been able to gain legitimacy amidst an audience which is more modernised than not. The fact that he wears a three-piece suit, talks in perfect English and invokes science and logic are only motifs.