Against Following Blindly

بِسۡمِ ٱللهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ

When our practices and our beliefs are no longer based knowledge and understanding, but on custom and blind taqlid, Islam has ceased to be a religion and is reverted to mere superstition.  It is not enough to merely follow and to believe; we have to know why.  It is this mere following without understanding that has constrained something very vast.


Popular posts from this blog

In Saudi Arabia, Mawlid is Bid'ah, the King's Birthday is Fine

Singapore Bans Ismail Menk from Entry

Some Depictions of the Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) in Art