Pakistan’s society is largely divided on the basis of ethnicity and then on sectarianism. Hence, this sectarian divide has been damaging Pakistan’s economic, social and political factors considering the sectarian crimes become rampant. With religious clerics and scholars that promote extremism have been brainwashing the masses. Which in turn has been causing more conflicts between the various groups leading to unrest.
It is the responsibility of the religious leaders to promote peace and harmony among their followers. Where there is bad, there is good- it’s a saying that we know very well. Lucky for us, we can use it to describe our religious bodies of various sects you find in Pakistan. The largest sects being Sunni and the Shias.
Maulana Tariq Jameel is one of the biggest Sunni scholars in the world, safe to say. Millions of Muslims follow his teachings and his influence knows no bounds. Considering the fact that even non-Muslims are inspired by his words, deliverance of the message of Allah and His Prophet Muhammad (SAW). He always preaches about peace and harmony. You will never find him criticizing any religious group or their religious text and this is why esteemed Shia scholar Maulana Syed Hussain Naqvi is seen praising Maulana Tariq Jameel in his sermon.
Here’s The Video Of A Shia Scholar Maulana Syed Hussain Speaking A Great Deal About Maulana Tariq Jameel
He talks about how fast Tariq Jameel’s popularity is increasing in Pakistan and vows that every one of the attendees has a clip of Tariq Jameel’s in their phones. He continues saying how he has reached in the homes of the Shia and is ever more influential over the Sunnis. He reasons with his listeners, telling them that he is respected because he distributes love and preaches about eradicating hatred among the Muslims of all sects. Beautiful!
This video shows how we need more religious personalities like him and Tariq Jameel Sahab in Pakistan that show support to one another and set an example for all their followers. Leaders that lead by examples are true leaders of Islam and Maulana Syed Hussain Naqvi is the personification of such a leader.