Quarterly NOOR-E-MARFAT is a religious research journal with a vision is to establish research-based Islamic civilization. Its mission is to quench the thirst for knowledge through mentoring researchers and publishing research papers. It is being published since 2007. Its first 6 issues were published on biannual basis (only for members). Since 2010 it is being published on quarterly basis. Since March, 2020, this journal is approved by HEC in Y category. This journal publishes the articles from Islamic perspective on Quranic sciences, Hadith (Tradition), Islamic jurisprudence, Principles of jurisprudence, Islamic history, Comparative religions, Education and Pedagogy, Divine literature, Divine Economics, Sociology, Islamic Political Thought, Iqbalogy (Iqbaliyat), Islamic culture and civilization, Islamic law and principles of law and so forth. It also publishes books reviews. The policy of the journal is to publish research-based articles that propose solutions to the intellectual and practical problems of modern era.
Frequency: January to March 2022
Editor: Dr. Shaikh Muhammad Hasnain Nadir
55th serial issue of the qr. Noor-e-Ma'rfat contains 9 articles with 2 editorials (Urdu-English). Actually, the first 2 articles published under the headings of "Atheism: Introduction and History" and "The polytheism of the Polytheists in Holy Prophet's Age" provide solid intellectual arguments for the eradication of atheistic and polytheistic ideas from human society. A critical examination has been made of Mirza G. A. Qadiani's claims about Imam Mahdi (as) in the 3rd article and it is proved that his claims are baseless and contrary to the established Islamic beliefs.
The 4th article represents an important discussion about the doctrine of infallibility of Imams (as). This article rejects the theory of evolution in this doctrine. The 5th article entitled as "Reaction to Hali’s Thought: Religious & Literal Factors" examines the thought formation process of Maulana Altaf Hussain Hali. It also finds out the reasons why intellectuals opposed Hali.
An introduction to 2 important books of the 4th century is included in this issue. The 6th articles introduces a specific chapter (Kitab Al-Siam) of Muhammad Ibn Ya'qub Al-Kalini's famous book Al-Kafi and the 7th article introduces the bibliography of a famous commentary of the Holy Quran "Tafsir-e-Ayashi", written by Muhammad ibn Ayashi.
The 8th article under the title of “Massive Drop in the Rate of Silver Coins and its Impact upon Jurisprudential Matters” contains a jurisprudential discussion that guides scholars of the modern era about the application of jurisprudential issues in which the determination of the value of silver coins is fundamental. And the last article entitled as "Relation between Religion and Politics" examines how closely Islam and politics are related to each other.