Honesty and man

Honesty is a virtue coming to exist in the wake of harmonising of thoughts with the truth. Yes, most of us, my brothers and sisters, confuse the virtue of honesty and the notion of truth. First of all I have to state that honesty is a holy virtue of life that comes into existence when people live their life based on truth. Here comes the separation: As long as people hold the truth in the center of their life they manage to be honest. Whenever they move away from the…

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The Six Common Diseases in the Islamic World-2

Before the westernization period it was seldom to see or hear someone’s lying among nobles and politicians. It was pretty shameful action. The adoption of the western style culture and diplomacy and the increase in the political, economical and cultural relations with the west, Islamic world started to get their bad habits while westerners were taking some qualities of Islamic world. During the westernization period one of the illnesses which is poisoning us that the death of truthfulness in social and political life.[1] Role model for the Islamic society and…

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“Either Truthfulness or Silence”

“Either truthfulness or silence”. That is, there are two ways, not three. That is, not either the truth, or lies, or silence. Only two ways, either truth or silence…. (Damascus Sermon, Bediuzzaman Said Nursi) Lie is the reverse of the truth… Lie is the effort of distorting the truth…  Lying is deliberately deceiving somebody and causing them to be ignorant of the truth… Lie is the attempt of hindering the repressed personality, hidden thoughts and intentions from being deciphered… A lie, as something told or untold, is the deception of…

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