Hawzah News Agency (Pretoria, South Africa)- Synchronise by the anniversary of imam Khomeini's passing away a ceremony was held in Pretoria South Africa
In this ceremony which was held with the topic " Islamic unity from imam Khomeini viewpoint" Hujjat al-Islam Dr mokhtari the Chancellor of the University of Islamic denominations and head manager of International Institute of Urvatol Wothqa had a speech.
Dr mokhtari as an invited lecturer was present in this session which university and hawzawi characters of Shia and Sunni was also present, said imam Khomeini from the beginning of movements raise the discussion of Unity and said among all Islamic denominations must be unity, alience and integrity.
Dr mokhtari added unfortunately today's incorrect interpretations of religious texts is indicated by extremist groups. This kind of thoughts are rejected by imams approach and this incorrect interpretations has causedup some problems in the way of Islamic unity. Even there are incorrect interpretations about Jihad that resulted in pessimism about Muslims in the world. Extremist groups for reaching to the goals even kills their Muslim Brothers.He clarified this incorrect interpretation help the enemies of Islam to invade to Islamic lands more and causes diversity between Muslims.
In the continue Dr Mokhtari pointed to the role of mosques the scholars and universities in creation of Islamic unity and said the duty of a scholars and religious elites are the correct interpretation of Islamic basis and telling the danger of extremist groups and they should enlightened the others by writing books and articles and speeches and prevent the young generation from the result at deviation of this extremist thoughts.
Dr Mokhtari by emphasizing that certain hadith from Holy Prophet and almighty imams reject the extremist opinions about Islam and added from the holy prophets opinion these approaches are condemned and is counted a type of exiting from the way of belief.
Hujjat al-Islam Dr mokhtari added from the supreme leader of Islamic Revolution point of view Islam is the religion of contemplation and thinking and many verses of Quran show this.
At the end of this speech doctor mokhtari said it's completely obvious that we should invite the society to Islam religion and divine learnings by the way of good manners and good at speeches. Islam has a spreaded by dialogue, logic negotiation, opinion exchange and listening to the others and narrating the truth. Islam from the logic view has domained in hearts and it's followers has accepted Islam from the depth of their hearts. So Islam is not adapted with rigidity and extremism. The message of Islam is science and dialogue. Therefore imam Khomeini emphasises on pure Islam which is extracted from authentic divine truth and is accompanied by rationalism.