Tuesday, 29 November 2016
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.