6210 The Holy Quran We also find the restraining from the temptations of

6210 the holy quran we also find the restraining from

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(62:10) The Holy Quran We also find the restraining from the temptations of worldly life Ad-Dunya (“the mean”) Designates ‘all these worldly things in their totality’. In literal sense, it does not have a pleasant connotation
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Islamic Economic System Islamic perspective of distribution of wealth The importance of the economic goals The success in Ultimate Life The real problem of man The fundamental purpose of his life ِ نو ُ د ُ ب ْ ع أ ي ِ ل ا أ ّل ِ إ أ سن ِ إْلٱ أ و أ ّ ن ِجْلٱ ُ ت ْ ق أل أ خ ا أ م أ و I did not create the jinn and the humans except to worship Me. (51:56) But one cannot attain them without traversing the path of this world So, all those things too which are necessary for his worldly life, become essential for man
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Islamic Economic System Islamic perspective of distribution of wealth The importance of the economic goals As long as the means of livelihood are being used only as a path leading towards the final destination They are the benevolence of Allah But as soon as man gets lost in the mazes of this pathway and allows him to forget his real destination The very same means of livelihood turn into a “temptation” or “trail” ٌ ة أ ن ْ ت ِ ف ْ مُك ُ دٰ أل ْ و أ أ أ و ْ مُكُل ٰ أ و ْ م أ أ ا أ م أ ّ ن أ أ ۟آو ُ م أل ْ عٱ أ و And know that your possessions and your children are a test (8:28)
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Islamic Economic System Islamic perspective of distribution of wealth The importance of the economic goals The Holy Quran has enunciated this basic truth very precisely أ ة أ ر ِ خا أ ء ْلٱ أ را أ ّ دلٱ ُ ه أ ّللٱ أك ٰ ى أ تا أ ء ا أ مي ِ ف ِ غ أ ت ْ بٱ أ و But seek, with what God has given you, the Home of the Hereafter (28:77) This principle has been stated in several other verses too This attitude of Holy Quran towards “the economic activity” of man & its two aspects would be very helpful in solving problems of man in Islamic Economics
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Islamic Economic System Islamic perspective of distribution of wealth The real nature of wealth & property The other fundamental principle, which can help solve problem of distribution of ‘wealth’ in Islam “Wealth” in all its possible forms is a thing created by Allah, and is, in principle His “property” (Quran) Allah delegates the right of His property over a thing, which accrues to man, to Him. The Holy Quran explicitly says: ْ مُك ٰ ى أ تا أ ء ٓى ِ ذ أ ّلٱ ِ ه أ ّللٱ ِ لا أ ّ م ن ِ ّ م م ُ هو ُ تا أ ء أ و ۚ Give to them from the property of Allah which He has bestowed upon you (24:33)
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Islamic Economic System Islamic perspective of distribution of wealth The real nature of wealth & property According to Quran The reason for this philosophy is that All a man can do is invest his labor into the process of production. But Allah alone, and no one else, can cause this endeavor to be fruitful and actually productive. Man can do no more than sow the seed in the soil, but to bring out a seedling from the seed and make the seedling grow into a tree is the work of some one other than man.
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Islamic Economic System Islamic perspective of distribution of wealth The real nature of wealth & property The Holy Quran says: o أ نو ُ ع ِ ير ٰ أ ّ زل يٱ ُ ن
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  • Summer '19
  • Faisal Sawar
  • Qur'an, Islamic Economic System

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