ANALYSIS OF ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN THE INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC RESEARCH MAGAZINE "FIKR O NAZAR" ON THE TOPICS OF MORAL ETHICS AND MORAL ETHICAL TRAINING
ادارہ تحقیقات اسلامی کےمجلہ"فکر ونظر"میں اخلاق اور اخلاقی تربیت کے موضوع پر شائع ہونے والے مضامین کا تجزیہ
Keywords:Moral ethical training, Moral ethical values, Character building, Spiritual nurturing, Spiritual development.
Islam placed a high value on character building of an individual. The lifestyle of a human being is closely bound with ethical values unlike other organisms living on this planet. This highlights the importance of embracing ethics on our day today activities. In Arabic language word Tarbiyah is used for Ethical Training. Tarbiyah is from the root raba means to increase, to grow; which implies a state of spiritual and ethical nurturing in accordance with the will of God. Institute of Islamic Research as a pioneer of Islamic research Centre of Pakistan assigned the function of undertaking “Islamic research and instruction in Islam for the purpose of assisting in the reconstruction of Muslim society on a truly Islamic basis” under article 207 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan,1962. For the fulfillment of the assigned purpose institute is putting consistent efforts on the contemporary researches under the various disciplines of religion and social affairs. As the reconstruction of Muslim society under the truly Islamic basis is the prior objective of the said Institution. Therefore, the Urdu Monthly Research Magazine “Fikr o Nazar” is selected for the analysis of the subjects related to the Ethical Values and Character Building of an individual. This article is not only providing a detail account of “Central Institute of Islamic Research”, but also presents the efforts of said Institution for promoting ethical values through its Urdu research Journal “Fikr o Nazr” as well as contains workable suggestion to effectively achieve the fixed desired goal as per the demand of contemporary era.