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Synonyms for ulema

the body of Mullahs (Muslim scholars trained in Islam and Islamic law) who are the interpreters of Islam's sciences and doctrines and laws and the chief guarantors of continuity in the spiritual and intellectual history of the Islamic community


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He also reminded the gathering of the religious scholars and through them to the people at large that equal distribution of wealth is also the message of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and Pakistan can become an example of love, sacrifice and justified distribution if the ulema promote this message, they can also resolve the reservation created in the society during the last few decades due to religious hatred and the ulema should also essentially play their role in facing challenges faced by the nation by teaching and spread the message of the Holy Quran.
He directed the secretary to consult ulema about inclusion of material about physical protection of children in the textbooks.
The Pakistan Ulema Council would organize Paigham-i-Pakistan conferences in various cities of the country, a PUC press release here Monday said.
Besides Ulema Board, he informed that the ministry had -already constituted a broad based National Ulema and Mashaikh Council for promoting harmony among various segment of society.
Besides Ulema Board, he informed that the ministry had already constituted a broad-based National Ulema and Mashaikh Council for promoting harmony among various segments of the society.
Those addressed the conference included district president of Etihad Jamiat Ulema Buner Maulana Mehmood, known religious scholar Maulana Mohammad Sharif, Dr.
This came in a statement by Senior Ulema Commission after a session held in Taif.
He said ulema from Pakistan, Iran, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Egypt, Turkey and Saudi Arabia had been invited to the event.
Islamabad, Feb 18 ( ANI ): Another group of Pakistani clerics has declined to participate in the much-anticipated ulema conference in Kabul unless the Afghan clerics' council clarifies anti-Taliban remarks by one of its members in 48 hours.
This reform plan, which aims to ensure that mosques fully play their role as places of worship and spiritual guidance, takes into account the requirements of a continuous interaction with the Ulema and an adapted theoretical and practical training inspired by Fiqh attayssir (a doctrine advocating flexibility in fulfilling religious obligations).
A grouping of several Muslim organisations including the Islamic Centre of India, All India Sunni Board and Ulema Council of India also sent a joint statement condemning the decision to the British High Commission in the capital New Delhi yesterday.
The narrative Paigham-i-Pakistan, recently launched by President Mamnoon Hussain, consisting of a 22-point Fatwa (religious decree), is signed by over 1800 Ulema and religious scholars of all schools of thought from across the country.
Lahore -- Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that ulema and mashaikh have a very great responsibility to discharge that is to improve the destiny of the nation and guide the society and the majority of ulema teach righteousness and truthfulness.
This year, over 2500 scholars, Ulema and Mashaikh participated in the conference including from
PESHAWAR -- KP Finance Minister Muzaffar Said Advocate said that the present provincial government side by side with the general masses acknowledged the religious and reformative role of Ulema in the society whereas candid steps were been taken to enhance their dignity.