IMPORTANCE AND INFLUENCES OF MORALITY IN THE LIGHT OF IQBAL’S THOUGHT

  • Dr. Shamsul Arifeen, Dr. Aqeel Ahmad
Keywords: Muhammadﷺ, Allama, Iqbal, Ishq, Wafa, Akhlaq, Samaj, Islam

Abstract

There are three basic dimensions of human life thoughts, worship (ٰIbadat) and matters. Thoughts belongs to faith worship (Ibadat) connected with Shariah and matters depends on morality. Faith and worship help to the development of ethical behaviors. Good ethical behavior is fruit of purified thoughts and deeds. One of the objects of the Revelation of last Prophet Muhammad was to completion of morality. Because of the importance and influence of ethics, in every era Muslim Scholars discussed the ethics according to their intellect. In South Asia, renowned Philosopher, scholar and poet Allama Dr. Muhammad Iqbal presented his ideas for the betterment of Muslims circumstances both individually and collectively. Iqbal was specially focused on thought and character purification. According to Iqbal with the help of purified thought and character prosperous society came in to being. In this paper an attempt was made to discussed the importance and influences of morality in the light of Iqbal’s Thought..

Published
2020-09-16