Ghulam Ahmad Parwez

(d. 1986)

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(d. 1986)

Pakistani modernist Islamic thinker. Born and educated in Punjab, in the 1930s Parwez began a modernist exegesis, whose distinctive mark was rejection of the hadith as a source for Islamic law. He was influential in Islamic debates in Pakistan in the 1950s and 1960s, mainly through his lectures and written work and his Idara Tulu-i Islam (Bureau of the Dawn of Islam), which continues to propagate his views.

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