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in response to reader comment: khilafat is islamic style democracy

Submitted by Abdul Ali (Pakistan), May 26, 2008 at 14:55

Khilafat is Not a Political or Human election... A khalifa is selected by Allah among the people.. though it seems that the Khalifa is being elected by Human Consensus, But remember that GOD himself elects a person..

Khilafat is not at all about ruling states etc... A khalifa is a Succesor to a Prophet.. so his job is to Continue the mission of a Prophet . i.e. Guiding people the ways and practices which leads to GOD's reward and will..

Submitting....

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