Flames of Truth

Flames Of Truth is a free blog designed to express the system of GOD in its purest form, fully detailed in the last scripture; QUR'AN. Special emphasis is laid on exposing and combating Islamic extremism, Intolerance and Political Islam prevalent in the world and thereby presenting Islam as the Moderate, Tolerant, Peaceful and Progressive system of GOD it really is.


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Why democracy can’t succeed in Traditional Muslim world 2

Part 1: https://flamesoftruth.wordpress.com/2017/10/26/why-democracy-cant-succeed-in-traditional-muslim-world/

Law Making

Democratic systems also empower the people to analyze, ponder and decide on laws and policies by which to govern themselves in tune with their era, location and customs. On the contrary and as earlier pointed, this power is not accrued to the people under traditional Islam and a holy trinity of God, Muhammad and ancient jurist hold exclusive power deciding almost everything, nitty gritty details that boils deep to even private and personal issues that is normally left to individual discretion outside traditional Islamdom. Continue reading

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Why Democracy can’t succeed in Traditional Muslim world

The compatibility of democracy with traditional or mainstream Islam has become a bone of contention among the scholars since the fall of the Ottoman Caliphate. Traditional Muslim apologists continue to court a system wherein pure democracy flourishes in predominantly traditional Muslim and sharia compliant societies, rather than absolute monarchy persisting throughout Islamdom in the middle age and still firmly thriving in the GCC countries. Continue reading


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Shariah And Citizenship

By mid 2013, I was inspired to embark on an arduous investigation of my religious beliefs, beliefs and doctrines instilled in me from early childhood which I had held sacred and unquestionable as most Muslims. Thanks to deep research on Quran, traditional Muslim literature and history, by the onset of 2014, my beliefs had radically evolved. No longer would I qualify as an orthodox or mainstream Muslim. Continue reading


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Astray

First written 01/17/2015

I have been attending an educational programme since last week. Before the commencement of the programme daily, there is always a morning devotion for both Christian and Muslims. In one corner, the Christians meet for their devotion and the Muslims meet in another. Continue reading


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Undercover Polytheism

Foreword

The information you are about to read has been researched and verified by the writer to the best of his knowledge. It is in the interest of the readers particularly the Muslims to follow suit. The writer used to be the typical next door Muslim, but series of revelations like what you are about to read led him to rediscover Islam and reform. Continue reading