Day: October 6, 2013

‘He (Maududi) never let us read his books’ Confessions of Farooq Maududi

Recalls Farooq Maududi, son of Abul A’la Maududi Tamanna Khan and Jamil Mahmud the daily star: Brought up under the shadows of Syed Abul A’la Maududi, preacher of Sharia-based state in the subcontinent against secular democracy, Syed Haider Farooq Maududi managed to rise above his father’s fundamental ideology. A strong critic of his father’s Jamaat-e-Islami, the Islamic revivalist […]