Religious scholars reject takfiri decrees and sectarian hatemongering as they spoke at Khatam-e-Nubuwwat and Wahdat-e-Ummat Conference.
Tehreek Baidari-e-Ummat-e-Mustafa (PBUH) and Jamia Urwatul Wusqa hosted them at the event held at Jamey Masjid Baitul Ateeq in Lahore.
Religious scholars reject takfiri decrees
Allama Javad Naqvi heads Tehreek Baidari-e-Ummat-e-Mustafa (PBUH) and Jamia Urwatul Wusqa.
Moreover, Liaquat Baloch, Allama Mirza Yousuf Hussain,Dr Raghib Naeemi, Zahidur Rashidi, Mumtaz Awan, Haider Naqvi, Tehmeedullah Jan spoke.
Besides, Dr Zafarullah Shafiq, Sufi Riaz Khan, Shaikhul Hadees Amin Mohammadi, Allama Haider Naqvi, Imran Bashir and Sajjad Naqvi also adressed.
These scholars belonging to variuous Muslim schools of thought expressed their views in three separate sessions. They turned down takfiri fatwas and fanaticism.
Jamaat-e-Islami leader Liaquat Baloch
JI leader Liaquat Baloch cited that Ahle Hadees focussed on Allah while Bralevis emphasise on Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
Furthermore, he noted that Deobandis lay emphasis on companions of Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH) whereas Shia Muslims remain focused on Ahle Bayt.
However, they all should agree on all these, he urged.
Javad Naqvi services lauded
The guest speakers appreciated Allama Javad Naqvi’s efforts for bringing diffent sects of Islam closer closer. They also lauded his efforts for unity of Muslims. And they also vowed to strengthen intra-Muslims unity.
Conference of Unity of Ummah
Tehreek Baidari-e-Ummat-e-Mustafa (PBUH) and Jamia Urwatul Wusqa organise the unity conference to celebrate Eid Miladul Nabi (PBUH).
Eid Miladul Nabi
Shias join Sunnis in Eid Miladul Nabi
Factually, Sunni Bralevis of Pakistan celebrate the anniversary on 12th Rabiul Awwal while Shias mark celebrations on 17th.
12th Rabilul Awwal
Notably, Muslims offer special prayers for upholding and flourishing of Islam. They pray for unity, solidarity, progress and welfare of the Muslim ummah after Fajr prayers.
Shia Muslims observe Islamic unity week under weeklong Eid Miladul Nabi celebrations.
Imam Jafar Sadiq birth anniversary
However, Shia Muslims also observe birth anniversary of Imam Jafar Jafar Sadiq (AS) on 17th Rabiul Awwal.