In the name of God, the most Merciful, the most Merciful!


New Literature for a New Era

Education at its best -- for both Muslims and non-Muslims.

Authentic. Unique. Powerful. Readable. Absorbing.
Accessible. Electrifying. Groundbreaking.

Driving Islam Home to the World -- One Concept at a Time!

See Islam for all that Islam really is:

Peaceable! Positive! Simple! Sensible! Elegant! Civilized! Constructive! Hopeful! Contemporary! Pragmatic! Problem-Solving! Moderate! Modern! Balanced! Just! Fair! Compassionate! Truthful! Nice! Easy! Fun! Global! Divine! Authentic! Original! Free! (Dr. Pasha)


Here Maybe Why They Hate Dr. Zakir Naik?

DR.PASHA | August 09, 2016 | Section: Articles | 444 reads

Read offline:

Here Maybe Why They Hate Dr. Zakir Naik?

Dr. Pasha

Only recently I wrote an article that if Dr. Zakir Naik of India is preaching Islam to the masses, and if he uses Hindu and Christian religious texts to convince his listeners that Islam is a better alternative, then that is bound to unleash an avalanche of hate, hostility and rabid propaganda against him and his work by all sorts of vested interests.

Even after writing that article, I know practically nothing either about the man or his activities. Nor do I have any interest in finding out.

The only reason I wrote that article was because as a Muslim – albeit a very bad one – I feel duty-bound to speak the truth: to the extent I can; whenever and wherever I can – if at all I can.

My own goal in life is a very simple and straightforward one. You may even call it a rather limited and focused one. And it is:

To provide an interpretation and explanation of Islam, at the most fundamental level, to native speakers of the English tongue, using Islam’s primary sources such as the Qur’an and the Hadith.

And this is work that I have carried out over the past several decades now.

A good bit of our output in relation to this work, in the form of both speeches and written material, can be found on the website www.IslamicSolutions.Com.

But earlier today, all of a sudden, I found something in my mailbox that caught my attention. I chose to look at it.

It seems to provide a perspective on the vicious anti-Naik crusade that seems to have sprung up all of a sudden among those who for some reason seem to hate Islam and Muslims almost instinctively.

The essence of what it is saying seems to be this:

“This fellow Naik is too good, too effective, too frank, too fearless and, in one word, too successful.

He is making us all look silly and foolish and backward.

He is boldly and loudly claiming that Islam is the best and the most perfect system that human beings can have.

And he uses Hindu and Christian Scripture to prove his points.

This is diabolical stuff. It must be stopped – basically by any means necessary.”

Now, let us look at some words, phrases and passages from that material that my mailbox delivered today. I am quoting these things verbatim just as I found them, with some omissions here and there.

It seems to me, these passages quoted below, taken together or individually, are sufficient to indict Naik of whatever heinous offense you want to lay at his door.

These charges are enough to make Shaitan and his minions and friends and agents hate Naik with a passion and to declare him Public Enemy Number One.

The conclusion seems to be, the man is bad; he is dangerous to the point of being deadly; and he must be gagged and stopped. And that needs to happen now.

So, below is the litany of charges against Naik – each charge, in its own right, a most unforgivable one from the point of view of Shaitan and his agents, friends and minions – that I found in my mailbox just a little while ago.

1. Naik Expounds “Islamist Supremacism”

“The discussion around Zakir Naik should have debated this notion of Islamist supremacism which he expounds. In the garb of comparing and debating religious traditions, all that Zakir Naik has to tell the audience is how Islam is the best religion in the world.”

2. Naik Makes Monotheism Look Perfect and
Polytheism Look “Regressive

“However, there are many ways of doing this. Zakir Naik chooses to do this with the worst of all methods: polytheism in itself becomes regressive when compared to monotheism while Christianity and Judaism become deviant forms of monotheism as compared to Islam.”

3. Naik Calls Islam “the Most Perfect of All Religions”

“The message is loud and clear: Islam is the most perfect of all religions.”

4. Naik Says Qur’an Is the “Uncreated Word of God”

“If one assumes that Islam is perfection, that Quran is the uncreated word of God, then perhaps there is no need for any introspection. Best of all, then perhaps there is no problem with Islam and by extension Muslims.”


5. Naik Is a “Champion of Supremacist Islam”

“There is not even a hint that Zakir Naik is interested in any kind of dialogue with other religions. Rather his sole motive seems to become the champion of a supremacist Islam.”


6. Naik Is “Converting Hindus and Christians on Live Shows”

“Converting Hindus and Christians on live shows goes on to show the brazenness and the disregard for political context of this missionary Islamic tele-Mullah.”

7. Naik Makes Muslims Believe Islam Is
The “Only True Narrative in the World”

“His audience, mostly Muslims who can at least understand English, lap his sermons not because he is convincing but perhaps because he is fulfilling a need and desire. This desire is perhaps to see Islam as the only true narrative in the world.”

8. Naik Makes Muslims Believe
Islam Can “Give a Befitting Reply to Its Critics”

“In a world where Muslims are increasingly besieged and called for explanations given the perceived backwardness of their religion, the figure of Zakir Naik reassures them that Islam is still alive to give a befitting reply to its critics.”

Now, tell me, which one of these offenses allegedly committed by this fellow Naik will you be willing to ignore or forgive if you were Shaitan or if you were working in cahoots with Shaitan?

Or if you had reason – whatever that reason maybe – to hate Islam and Muslims instinctively and passionately?

Fair questions, I think?





Jump to Article:

Related content
Contents: What on Earth Does It Mean: “In” Earth? Angels Display Closed Mind with Regard to Adam Complexity of Human Nature Sajdah is Not Prostration Shaitan: Humanity’s True Enemy Adam Shows His Colors: And So Do His Children Zulm and Jahl Divine Guidance
Generally speaking, Shaitan -- the Devil -- seems to be a happy-go-lucky kind of a guy. But there seems to be one thing that bothers him more than all the other things in this world. And that is the Qur'an. Often, Shaitan's ...
Both Allah and his Rasul, Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam, have provided repeated warnings about Shaitan's countless machinations.  Allah tells us in the Qur'an that Shaitan is an open and declared enemy: 'Aduwwun Mubeen. In Surah al-Baqarah Allah tells us to keep a ...
Islam and Muslims have always had enemies. It is the nature of the thing: You do something good, something really noble and outstanding, and bad people will resist, oppose and fight you and fight what you are doing. That, as ...
When people invite people to a party with booze and boogey, people say yes with great alacrity: those you know and those you don't. Or even for a simple community Cook-Out. That is because there are all kinds of internal and external ...
"Shaitan has such a hold on so many of us Muslims that we lose all kinds of perspective on God, on Islam, on the Qur'an, on the Prophet, Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam, and on our role and place in this ...
I have devoted a lifetime to the study of attacks on Islam and Muslims. "And on the Qur'an and the Prophet, Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam. After years of careful analysis, I have come to the following conclusions: (1) Many of the attacks on ...
"To love and to hate is part of human nature. As a result, all of us love and hate something or someone. And we do that in one form or another and at one point of our life or another. Those who ...
First of all, let me explain a simple fact about life – and about science, to the extent I understand science, if I do at all: As a rule, a univariate model of reality is dead on arrival. Meaning: Any attempt ...
“In the midst of all the din and confusion that surround the subject of Islam today, here is what Islam really stands for: Islam means studying one’s environment in all its dimensions – physical, social, political, economic, cultural and all else – carefully, ...
“The following saying is proof that Muhammad, Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam, is truly a prophet and messenger of God, just as he claimed. He says: A single learned individual is harder for the Devil to deal with than a 1000 pious people ...
“The Devil – Shaitan or Satan – is a smart investor. As a rule, he likes to maximize returns on his time, talent, training and effort. So, often, he chooses his targets quite carefully. Bad People are already in the bag for him ...
Allah says in the Qur'an, Iblees and his ilk see you the way you cannot see "him." Says the Qur'an: Min Hayithu Laa Tarawunahoo. Rasulullah, Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam, says: Shaitan races through your veins like blood. Says the Hadith: Majrad Dam! As a result, part of ...
“Mutual Aggression”: Human Nature and the Need for Divine Guidance
How Little We Know or Understand Shaitan!
Shaitan and the Qur’an [Quote 612]
Shaitan’s Many Ways [Quote 609]
Damaged People [Quote 578]
Competing against Shaitan: A Most Formidable Challenge
The Real Original Sin
The Right and Wrong Kind of Parties [Quote 391]
Shaitan and Muslims [Quote 373]
Attacks on Islam & Presenting Islam to the World [Quote – 340]
Love and Hate [Quote – 288]
[My Log – 9] Why They Hate Islam – and Muslims
Islam Is About Environment [Quote – 246]
Education Is the Virtue Islam Came in the World to Promote [Quote – 225]
The Devil Seeks Out Good People to Mislead and to Destroy [Quote – 224]
Iblees and His Ilk [Quote – 735]

Home | Writings | Audio | Quote-Unquote