ALLAMA IQBAL & IDEOLOGY OF PAKISTAN
Instructor: Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar Course Code: SOSC 2210 Credit Hours: 1 (1-0) DVM
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. Separate Recognition of Muslims Condemnation of Western Democratic Concepts Concept of separate Muslim State Commendation of Idea of Single Nation Concept of Two Nation Theory Eradication of Racial & Regional Prejudices Explanation of Relation of Islam & politics Islam is complete code of life Islam is a lively power Islam is the way to success No other ideology of life than Islam Disapproval of Western Democracy Opposition of Nationalism Separate Existence of Muslims Unity of Muslim World Geographical Limitations of Mankind
Course: Pakistan Studies Credit Hours: 1 (1-0)
Course Code: SOSC 2210 Instructor: Dr. H. Hussain Azhar
Pakistan is the only state that came into being on the bases of strong ideology. Since its establishment it has been demanded to accomplish its basic aim.
The social or political Programme of any movement that becomes a collective objective of any nation is called Ideology. OR Ideology means such an aim according to which human beings planned about their future.
The Ideology of Pakistan
Muslims were a seprate nation on the basis of the Islamic Ideology. Islamic ideology is the base of ideology of Pakistan on the basis of fundaments of Islam. These Islamic laws were in practice in the sub-continent for eleven centuries.
Ideology of Pakistan & Different Scholars
Ideology of Pakistan is defined by the different sociologist as: -
Syed Ali Abbas
“Ideology of Pakistan and Ideology of Islam have same meaning. Actually ideology of Pakistan is the practical shape of the teachings of Islam.”
Syed Ali Abbas former professor of history defined ideology of Pakistan as.
Dr. Aslam Syed
Dr. Aslam Syed defined the ideology of Pakistan as. “Ideology of Pakistan is the name of molding of individual and collective lives according to Islam and also of saving from conflicting ideologies.”
A well known scholar Allama Allaud-Din-Siddiqui defined ideology of Pakistan as. “Ideology of Pakistan is the name of implementation of Islamic principles on persons, on groups & on government and Islam should be stronger than the strongest forces (other religions) here”
ALLAMA IQBAL & IDEOLOGY OF PAKISTAN
Allama Iqbal was the person who for the first time gave the concept of a separate state for the Muslims keeping in view the Two Nation Theory. He clearly explained the Ideology of Pakistan in his sayings and poetry.
SEPARATE RECOGNITION OF MUSLIMS:
Allama lqbal made it clear that the Muslims have the separate recognition from the Hindus on the base of religion and culture. In this regard he said: “India is not a country, it is a Sub-continent of human beings belonging to different languages and practicing different religions. Muslim nation has its own religious and cultural identity.”
CONDEMNATION OF WESTERN DEMOCRATIC CONCEPTS:
Allama lqbal was strongly against the western concept of Democracy. Despite flourishing all over the world, this system cannot provide solution of the problem of Islamic world. Iqbal was of the view that all social and political problems can be solved with the help of Islamic system. He said: “Western democracy is devoid of depth, it has merely an attractive outlook”
CONCEPT OF SEPARATE MUSLIM STATE:
Dr. Allama Muhammad lqbal was great supporter and preacher of separate Muslim state. He gave this idea of separate state for the Muslims in 1930 while addressing the annual meeting of All India Muslim league in Allah Abad. He said: “I want to see the Punjab, NWFP, Sindh and Balochistan in the form of one state. Whether India gets independences under the crown of England or out of it, I think independent state of western provinces is the destiny of...
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