Dr. Hussain Madavoor is an eminent Islamic scholar hails from Kerala, India.
His perseverance to nourish the inter-religious ties is exponential which is very significant especially in the era of communal riots inflicted by fanatics of either side.
By profession, Dr Hussain Madavoor is a professor in Arabic language and literature; the Principal of Raudathul Uloom Arabic College that is the first Post Graduate Arabic College aided and recognized by the University Grants Commission, the mother of all institutions in Farook College campus, Calicut, Kerala.
By passion, he is an erudite Islamic scholar and heads the Islahi (Social reform) Movement in Kerala and now his arena is widened to all across India.
He has delivered many speeches across the globe as the Gen. Secretary of Indian Islahi Movement and visited several countries in East and West to introduce the peace message of Islam. His charisma has brought him a good rapport with all sects of socio-political class in India and overseas. He’s blessed with exemplary rhetoric oratory skills and his erudition in Islam and Arabic language is widely acknowledged.
He is such a wonderful and humble person. His leadership and organizing skills are unprecedented and is being utilized introduce the values of Islam through intellectual and scientific perspective in the modern world. He emphasizes from his researches in Holy Qur’an and other spiritual scripts that there is no scope of conflict between science and true religion. The gap between science and religion, misunderstandings among societies and communal disharmony were inflicted by the wicked clerics and those who misuse the religion for their vested interest.
His efforts to establish and enhance the inter-religious ties are very exemplary. Comparative religion was a mandatory academic subject during his higher studies in one of the renowned Islamic universities, (Ummul Qura University) of Makka, Saudi Arabia. The basic principles of five major religions in the world, i,e Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Sikhism and Jainism were brought to research and work in the perspective of religious and communal harmony.
He also imparts that all religions teach the monotheism and direct worship without any mediator as God is merciful, beneficent and supreme justice. But, the priests and ‘God’s Men’ in all communities interpreted themselves as the mediators between God and lay men. This lead to massive exploitation of faith and wealth of the devotees. Dr Madavoor and his organizations have been on a spree to get the worship without a mediator and bribe back in the society. He argues that the first and foremost element of religion is ‘Tauheed’ (worshiping only God without any mediator).
Efforts of the organizations he’s associated with to curtail the superstitions related to faith brought very significant change in the society that has brought unequivocal influence that has lead to increase the education.
Dr Madavoos is awarded PhD from the University of Calicut, Kerala for his research in the subject of Indian Emigrant scholars in the two holy cities of Makka and Madina, their work and study.
First rank holder in the University of Ummu Qura, Makka, Saudi Arabia in Bachelor Degree in Islamic studies and culture.
First Class in Masters Degrees in Arabic from the Aligarh Muslim University, India Pilot first rank of holder of the University of Calicut in Afzal Ul Ulama (Bachelor Degree in Arabic and Islamic studies.
He aspires : To abolish the exploitation in the name of faith and religion.To enhance harmony and peaceful life in the society with mutual understanding and co-existence irrespective of the creed, cast and color.Philanthropy, education and healthcareto bring in intellectual approach to the religion instead of the existing emotional and communal notion.To increase awareness in the public to avoid exploitation of faith and religion for political interest which would lead to harm the integrity, the democracy and secularism of our great nation. it’s extremely important to protect the ‘unity in diversity’ of the nation.