Maulana Tariq Jameel was born into a zamindar (Agriculturist) family on 1st January, 1953 in village Tulamba near Mian Channu, district Khanewal. He was a medical student in Lahore, when he decided to receive Islamic education
Maulana Tariq Jameel
Maulana Tariq Jameel was born into a zamindar (Agriculturist) family on 1st January, 1953 in village Tulamba near Mian Channu, district Khanewal. He was a medical student in Lahore, when he decided to receive Islamic education from Jamia Arabia, Raiwind. He is now a member of Tablighi Jamaat and a Deobandi scholar who runs a Madrasa in Faisalabad.
As a Islamic scholar, preacher, and public speaker, Maulana Tariq Jameel frequently visits places to deliver Islamic speeches at rallies in which he preaches peace and harmony, tolerance and respect for everyone. He promotes ethnic and sectarian harmony.
Maulana Tariq Jameel's lectures incorporate a wide range of issues of Islam and social concern. He especially emphasizes on self-rectification, self-accountability, honesty in social life, avoidance of violent ways, observance of Allah's commands, and the following of the teachings and the model of life as suggested by the prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
Maulana Tariq Jameel lectures that differences in beliefs do not mean people should kill each other. Islam doesn't allow this. His audio lectures are widely circulated on the internet.
In January 2014, actress Veena Malik left the show-biz industry and positively changed her life, after her interaction with Tariq Jameel. In May 2014, IHRC Chief Ambassador met Tariq Jameel at Dubai and thanked him for promoting the true picture of Islam.
In August 2014, Maulana Tariq Jameel met Imran Khan and advised him to conduct his Azadi March in a peaceful way. Upon his request, the march's name was changed from Tsunami March to Azadi March.
On 4 November 2014, Maulana Tariq Jameel called upon Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif at his residence Jati Umra, and extended the invitation to participate in annual Tableeghi Ijtima held every year in Raiwind Markaz.
Maulana Tariq Jameel is listed as a popular speaker in the 2013/2014 edition of the book 'The Muslim 500'.