Globalization, Media and Sirah Studies: An Aspiration to Develop Global Peace and Unity

Authors

  • Shaheer Ahmed National University of Modern Languages, Lahore Campus
  • Ishtiaq Ahmad Gondal Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Yahya Ahmad University of Leicester, England

Abstract

Global peace and Global unity are the utmost requirements of the Muslims residing in different geographical regions of the world in order to emerge as one unit in the global village. In other words, the absence of peace and unity among Muslims of the worlds would end in annihilation of our true representation. The role of Globalization in the present era is quiet eminent that highlights its abilities to work as a catalyst in initiating, promoting and strengthening the Muslims across different Cultures as well as defining new horizons. This process is catalyzed by the eminent power of media that reaches out to almost every person and house in this world. The paper highlights the literature developments of Islamic unity and peace in the light of teachings of Islam and Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) along with the role of Globalization in relation to Muslims of the Ummah at large. The paper embraces the descriptive approach to highlight the ways to promote unity and peace along with the solutions to the problems of the Muslims on the whole and a hopeful message to the media of the world to change their operational strategies for Muslims and try to promote the true and healthy side of our religion that demands nothing but Global Peace and Unity.  Moreover, different recommendations are given to speed up the process.

Author Biography

Shaheer Ahmed, National University of Modern Languages, Lahore Campus

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Published

2021-06-28

How to Cite

Ahmed, S., Gondal, I. A. ., & Yahya Ahmad. (2021). Globalization, Media and Sirah Studies: An Aspiration to Develop Global Peace and Unity. ĪQĀN, 3(02). Retrieved from https://iqan.com.pk/index.php/iqan/article/view/265

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