As A Leading Authority On Islam:
Within a short span of time, Dr Qadri has emerged one of the leading Islamic jurists and scholars of this era and one of the world’s most renowned and leading authorities on Islam. He has been speaking to international forums such as World Economic Forum, and US-Islamic World Forum etc.
Written More than 1000 books and Delivered over 7000 Lectures:
A prolific author, researcher and orator, Dr Qadri has written around one thousand books, out of which four hundred have been published, and has delivered over seven thousand lectures (in Urdu, English and Arabic) on a wide range of subjects.
Member of Parliament, Advisor to the Government & Supreme Court of Pakistan:
Dr Qadri was appointed as a professor of Islamic Law and was head of the department of Islamic legislation, The University of Punjab. He remained advisor to the Federal Ministry of Education and The Supreme Court of Pakistan. Later, he was also elected as member of the Parliament of Pakistan.
Founder of International University, 600 Schools, Colleges & Welfare Foundation:
Dr Qadri is the founder of Minhaj University Lahore (MUL), a chartered & well known university in Pakistan. He is also founder of Minhaj Education Society, which has established more than 600 schools and colleges in Pakistan along with these academic services. He is a founder of Minhaj Welfare Foundation as well, an organization involved in humanitarian & social welfare activities globally, such as hospitals & orphanages, etc.
Founder Leader of Minhaj-ul-Quran International:
A non-political, non-sectarian and non-governmental organization (NGO) working in over 90 countries around the globe. Its main emphasis is towards the betterment of masses on social, cultural, and religious footings, to enlighten them with the knowledge of their rights and duties and to present a realistic, rational and scientific picture of Islam.
Does Not Take Royalty From His Books, Lectures and Other Intellectual Work:
All the money generated from his intellectual works goes to the welfare wing of Minhaj-ul-Quran International.
Fatwa on Suicide Bombings and Terrorism:
Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri issued a historic fatwa, or Islamic decree, on the vital matter of suicide bombings and terrorist attacks carried out in the name of Islam. It is regarded as a significant and historic step, the first time that such an explicit and unequivocal decree against the perpetrators of terror has been broadcast so widely. The fatwa has been amounts to 600 pages of research and references from the Qur’an, Hadith etc. He has also done lots of work on Human Rights and had been promoting interfaith harmony around the world.
Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri is a scholar and intellectual leader of extraordinary proportions. He successfully bridges the past with his image of the future and finds convincing solutions for contemporary problems. Dr Qadri has been teaching Hadith, Qur’anic exegesis, jurisprudence, theology, Sufism, Prophetic biography, Islamic philosophy and many other rational and traditional sciences to thousands of people, including scholars, students, intellectuals and academics in the east and the west.