“Television can titillate, it cannot teach. It can bring images into our heart, not ideas into our mind. It appeals to the emotions, not the intellect.”, writes Khalid Baig.
I wanted to post on the evil of Television for a long time now, but I never felt comfortable with what to actually write. Now I decided to just link you to different sources exposing this wide spread evil. It’s a sad fact that almost everyone (whether Muslim or not) knows and even admits the harm and evil of Television, but can’t abstain from switching it on. Has our time become so worthless in our eyes, that we have to intentionally kill it?
Understanding Television by Khalid Baig
In this excellent article brother Khalid Baig explains that the evils and harm of television clearly outweigh the benefits.
Utilize Leisure Time by Khaled Al-Jaraisy
The importance of ‘Time Management’ should be known especially to us Muslims, but unfortunately we don’t care about our time either.
‘Islamic’ Television by Majlisul Ulama of South Africa
Television used for Islamic reasons? The Ulama of South Africa don’t know if they should laugh or cry about that idea.
Hard Facts About Television by Majlisul Ulama and Shaykh Nuh Ha Mim Keller (damat baraktuhum)
16 hard facts why watching television violates the Shari’ah – followed by a statement of Shaykh Nu Ha Mim Keller.
I’ve disowned a long time family friend and have no intention of ever rconciling… by Libid (from Chronicles of a murid…)
Guess who’s the disowned family friend? … Right! Read Libid’s amazing experience just a month after his decision.
Posion in a Box by Al-Haadi
This article is unveiling the evil of Television and giving a solution.
Qu’ran and the TV Guide by Unknown
This is a poem on the preferance of TV over the Holy Qur’an.
Television – A Belssing or a Curse? by Muntazir
An overall research and analysis of the TV.
Television Free Life by Balaghzine, Karachi
Things can be done at individual, as well as collective levels.
TV & You by Shakeel Syed
Powerful Television & Our Innocent Children: The Uneven Contest
Television and Islam by The Milli Gazette
Several aspects of watching TV, which cause the wrath of Allah Subhanahu wa Ta’ala.
The Evils of Television by a Student of Darul Uloom Bury, UK
A scholarly analyse of the violations of Allah Ta’ala’s laws through watching TV.
The Effects of Television by brother Hammaduddin
Do you think Television is only Haram because it projects images? Then read this!
The Effects of Television by Hadhrat Maulana Mufti Abdur Rauf Sakharwi (damat barkatuhum)
Terrifiyng true stories about television and it’s devestation!
Radio Aur TV Ka Gunah by Hadhrat Maulana Hakeem Akhtar (damat baraktuhum)
A great Malfoozat where Hadhratwala exposes the evil of television.
TV Tasveer Aur Bay Pardagee Ka Wabal by Hadhrat Maulana Hakeem Akhtar (damat baraktuhum)
And here he goes into the second round. Hakeem Akhtar Sahab: 2 – Television: 0
TV and Islam by Hadhrat Shaykh Abdur Raheem (damat baraktuhum)
Destroy the TV before it destroys you. This talk is in English.
Islam Aur TV by Hadhrat Shaykh Abdur Raheem (damat baraktuhum)
The Ustadh of Darul Uloom Bury, UK goes into the second round – this time in Urdu.
May Allah open my eyes and yours to look at the reality, which may not always be pleasant, and at the reward in the hereafter, which will be more pleasant than we can imagine. Ameen.