Connect with us


How Shia-Sunni Conflict Brews Islamic Radicalisation in India? Israel Media



How is the Shia-Sunni Conflict linked to the Islamic Radicalisation in India? Religious extremism is the foundation of global terrorism and with India becoming the crux for extremism between Iran’s Shia community and the spread of Wahhabism by Saudi Arabia, this may see a new wave of Islamic Radicalisation in India? This is how Israeli Paper Haaretz explains it.

Brutal Gangrape and Killing Unmasks Hindu Extremism in Jammu and Kashmir

Smaller cities have started showing signs of Islamic Radicalisation in India with radical Muslim groups and moderate groups turning to violence. Youth from Kerala, Karnataka, Jaipur, Ajmer and many more have reached Syria to be a part of the ISIS. Rajasthan has sprung with mosques funded by foreign groups and there is an underlying wave of Islamic Radicalisation in India.

Islamic Radicalisation in India

India has a large Muslim community that has resisted against the ideology of Jihad. However, in recent times there has been a spread of radical jihadi ideology giving way to Islamic Radicalisation in India to creep into the Sufi based Barelvi traditions. Although in the past 4 years only 75 Indians have become a part of the ISIS.

ISIS in Kashmir: Has the Islamic State Infiltrated Kashmir?

However, with the increase in Saudi-funded Wahhabism, a deeper Islamic Radicalisation in India is seeping into the otherwise liberal community. India thus needs to understand the root and invest more resources to study this change of radical ideologies and at the same time build counter-radical measures.

The Barelvi Islamic traditions have over two hundred million followers across South Asia who believe in personal devotion to the Prophet and is distinct because of the multicultural influences that have shaped it. Other Islamic communities consider the Barelvi tradition ‘impure’ and contaminated by alien practices.

Islamic Radicalisation in India: Iran vs Saudi Arabia

All religions have evolved and reformed, however, Islam has always been focused on regaining the authentic purity and orthodox beliefs of Islam. Deobandism, a school of Islamic thought, came to India in 1867. According to their belief western culture has deteriorated the Muslim communities and that Islam must be the point of loyalty for Muslims.

ISIS Weapons Traced to US and Saudi Arabia

Indian intellectuals believe that the biggest threat is the outsider community; the Wahhabi Muslims, that are funded by Saudi Arabia. According to reports, Saudi is concerned about the growing Shia influence in India. As a countermeasure, Saudi Arabia has been spreading Islamic Radicalisation in India and Promoting Wahhabism culture. The spread can be seen the most in Kerala, where Arabization is noticeable in language, eating habits, dressing, beliefs and other significant forms amongst the Muslim communities.




rafale-jets rafale-jets
Featured44 mins ago

After The Rafale Fiasco, How Will Indian Armed Forces Benefit From The Removal Of Offset Clause?

The Rafale fighter jets were back in the media limelight when the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) reprimanded...

S400-VS-F35 S400-VS-F35
Americas10 hours ago

Inside America’s Trillion Dollar Disaster – How The US’ F-35 Jets Emerged From The Ashes?

The United States currently houses the most sought after and probably the most potent fighter jets in the world, the...

Featured10 hours ago

Armenia Threatens To Shoot-Down Turkish F-16s With Russian Iskandar Missiles

In a severe escalation of tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Armenian Ministry of Defense reported that an Armenian jet was...

Sargsian-Armenia Sargsian-Armenia
Expert Reviews19 hours ago

Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Why Armenia Needs To Pull-Out From Occupied-Regions Of Azerbaijan: OPED

The Armenia-Azerbaijan Upper-Karabakh conflict was sparked with the open territorial claims of Armenians to Azerbaijan's historical lands, as well as ethnic provocations in...

Featured20 hours ago

Indian 5th-Gen Aircraft To Be Fast-Tracked As DRDO, French Tech Giant Safran Set To Join Hands

As India looks to build its future fifth-generation fighter within its national boundaries, the country’s Defence Research and Development Organisation...

rafale-jets rafale-jets
Europe21 hours ago

4.5 Gen Rafale Fighter Jets Find A Freakish Challenger In Ageing Italian AV-8B Harriers

With Greece set to receive its Dassault Rafale fighter jets from France, Turkey has also been beefing up its defence...

Capital-of-Israel-Jerusalem Capital-of-Israel-Jerusalem
Featured24 hours ago

How Sworn Enemies Pakistan & Israel Are Supporting Azerbaijan While Armenia Gets Russian & Indian Backing?

The tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia are at its peak with deadly attacks that shook the Armenian-controlled Karabakh in the...

Americas1 day ago

Not F-35 Jets or F-22 Raptors, This Is The World’s 1st Stealth Aircraft & Still The Fastest Ever

The United States along with Russia are front-runners when it comes to devising modern technology and blending it with state-of-the-art...

Asia Pacific2 days ago

China Could Soon Deploy ‘Unmanned Helicopters’ In Ladakh As Tensions Mount With India

With the diplomatic and military talks in progress between the high ranking officials of New Delhi and Beijing, Indian and...

Capital-of-Israel-Jerusalem Capital-of-Israel-Jerusalem
Featured2 days ago

Three Islamic Countries That May Never Recognize Israel Despite The Acceptance Of Saudi Arabia?

In the wake of the ongoing developments, when clouds of war are hovering over India and China / Pakistan, perhaps...