By Muhammad Qasim Zaman
Ashraf `Ali Thanawi (1863-1943) used to be probably the most admired spiritual students in Islamic background. writer of over one thousand books on diverse features of Islam, his paintings sought to safeguard the Islamic scholarly culture and to articulate its authority in an age of momentous non secular and political swap. during this authoritative biography, Muhammad Qasim Zaman bargains a accomplished and hugely available account of Thanawi's multifaceted occupation and suggestion, when additionally supplying a precious creation to Islam in sleek South Asia.
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Even more shocking to him was the apparent willingness on the part of many Muslims to ignore precisely the sorts of boundaries thatThanawi took to be essential to the preservation of an Islamic identity. Gandhi and other Hindu leaders had been invited into mosques to address Muslims, and Muslim volunteers had helped organize Hindu festivals (I, 6:65 [#129]; 8:109 [#144]). Some Muslim leaders professed to have found parallels to Gandhi’s political strategies, notably to his non-cooperation and civil disobedience campaigns, in the early career of the Prophet Muhammad (cf.
As two prominent Indian Muslim leaders, Sayyid Amir ‘Ali (d. 1928) and Sir Sultan Muhammad Aga Khan (d. 1957), had put it in 1923,“the elimination of the Caliphate ... would mean the disintegration of Islam and its practical disappearance as a moral force in the world” (Ozcan 1997, 200). Yet, as unwelcome as it was to the Kemalists in Turkey, then in the process of dismantling the Ottoman caliphate, this statement does provide some sense of the symbolic significance Muslims of India had come to attach to the continuation of the Ottoman empire.
Tirmidhi 1977, 139–147). DuringThanawi’s last years and especially after his death, ‘Uthmani, together with Mufti Muhammad Shafi‘,played an important role in supporting the movement for the establishment of a separate homeland for the Muslims of India, and he and Shafi‘ later remained active in Pakistani politics. Like many of Thanawi’s other disciples, ‘Uthmani was a tireless vehicle of the master’s ideas. It is not hard to see that his peripatetic teaching career as a professor of hadith and law would have allowed him extensive opportunities to disseminate these ideas, especially at institutions not necessarily committed to the Deobandi orientation, let alone specifically to Thanawi.
Ashraf Ali Thanawi: Islam in Modern South Asia (Makers of the Muslim World) by Muhammad Qasim Zaman
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