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Dr Zakir Naik – Brilliant Islamic Scholar


One of the best Islamic Scholar Of South Asia: A clinical specialist by proficient preparing, Dr Zakir Naik is prestigious as a powerful global speaker on Islaam and Relative Religion. He is the Leader of Islaamic Exploration Establishment Worldwide. He is 54 years of age. Dr Zakir explains Islaamic perspectives and clears misinterpretations about Islaam, utilizing the Qur’aan, legitimate Hadith and different strict Sacred writings as a premise, related to reason, rationale and logical realities. He is mainstream for his basic examination and persuading answers to testing addresses presented by crowds after his public talks.

Over the most recent 24 years Dr Zakir Naik has conveyed more than 2,000 public talks in the USA, Canada, UK, Italy, France, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Egypt, Yemen, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Botswana, Nigeria, Ghana, Gambia, Algeria, Morocco, Sri Lanka, Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong, China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Guyana (South America), Trinidad, Mauritius, Maldives and numerous different nations, notwithstanding various public talks in India. In April 2012, his public talk in Kishanganj, Bihar, in India was Alhamdulillah gone to by more than 1,000,000 individuals being one of the biggest social affair on the planet for any strict talk by a solitary speaker.

Among the billion or more populace of India Alhamdulillah Dr Zakir Naik was positioned No. 82 in the ‘100 Most Persuasive Individuals in India’ list distributed by Indian Express in the year 2009 and positioned No. 89 of every 2010. He was positioned No. 3 in the ‘Best 10 Otherworldly Masters of India in 2009’ and beat this rundown in 2010. He is positioned in the best 70 rundown of the ‘500 Most Powerful Muslims On the planet’ distributed by Georgetown College in the last 10 releases from 2011 to 2020. In the rundown of The Best 100 Total Impact more than 10 years Dr Zakir was positioned No. 79. By Allaah’s assistance, he has effectively taken an interest in a few symposia and exchanges with unmistakable characters of different religions. His public discourse with Dr William Campbell (of USA) on the subject “The Qur’aan and the Holy book in the light of Science” held in Chicago, USA, in April, 2000 was a resonating achievement. His between confidence Discourse with unmistakable Hindu Master Sri Ravi Shankar on the subject “The Idea of God in Hinduism and Islaam in the light of Consecrated Sacred texts” held at Castle Grounds, Bangalore, on 21st Jan. 2006, was profoundly valued by individuals of both the religions.

Shaikh Ahmed Deedat, the world well known speaker on Islaam and Similar Religion, who had called Dr Zakir “Deedat In addition to” in 1994, gave a plaque in May 2000 the etching “Granted to Dr Zakir Abdul Karim Naik for his accomplishment in the field of Da’wah and the investigation of Relative Religion”. “Child what you have done in 4 years had taken me 40 years to achieve, Alhamdulillaah”. Shaikh Mohammed container Rashid Al Maktoum, VP and Head administrator of UAE and Leader of Dubai, Alhamdulillaah introduced the esteemed Dubai Worldwide Heavenly Qur’aan Grant’s ‘Islaamic Character of 2013’ Grant on 29th July 2013, for offering remarkable types of assistance to Islaam and Muslims at a worldwide level in Media, Training and Generosity, to Dr Zakir Naik, alongside a money prize of UAE Dirhams 1 million (approx. US $272,000) which he quickly gave to begin a Waqf (enrichment) finance for Harmony Television station. Dr Zakir at 47 years, was the most youthful beneficiary of the honor.

Agong, Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah, the Lord and head of province of Malaysia, presented Dr Zakir Naik the most elevated honor of Malaysia the ‘Tokoh Ma’al Hijrah Recognized Worldwide Character Grant for the Year 2013’ for his huge help and commitment to the advancement of Islaam on fifth November 2013. Likewise introduced to Dr Zakir was a reference plaque marked by the Head administrator of Malaysia Datuk Seri Mohd. Najib Razak.

Shaikh Dr King canister Mohammed Al Qasimi, Leader of Sharjah, introduced Dr Zakir Naik the ‘Sharjah Grant for Intentional Work’ for the year 2013, on sixteenth January 2014. On fifteenth Oct. 2014 Dr Zakir Naik, Worker of Allaah, was Alhamdulillaah consulted with two lofty honors, The Symbol of the Leader of the Public Request of the Republic of The Gambia (the most elevated public honor in Gambia) by the Leader of The Gambia Dr Yahya Abdul Aziz Jammeh just as The Privileged ‘Specialist of Accommodating Letters’ (Honoris Causa), by the Administering Chamber of the College of The Gambia (UTG) in acknowledgment of his remarkable commitment and spread of information in advancing examination and conveyance of network benefits globally.

The Overseer of the Two Blessed Mosques Ruler Salman Ibn Abd Al Aziz Al Saud Alhamdulillaah introduced the renowned ‘2015 Lord Faisal Global Prize’ for ‘Administration to Islaam’ to Dr Zakir Naik on first Walk 2015. The prize comprised of a testament showing the laureate’s accomplishments, a memorial 24-carat 200-gram gold decoration and Saudi Riyals 750,000 (US $200,000). The whole prize cash was given to the Waqf for Harmony Broadcasting company by Dr Zakir Naik. Dr Zakir Naik Alhamdulillaah has in excess of 21 million supporters on his Facebook, which isn’t just the most noteworthy among the Muslim Strict English Speakers yet in addition the most noteworthy among any Strict English Speaker on the planet. Dr Zakir Naik shows up routinely on numerous global Stations in excess of 175 nations of the world. In excess of a hundred of his discussions, exchanges, discussions and symposia are accessible on DVDs. He has wrote numerous books on Islaam and Near Religion.

The idealogue and main impetus behind Harmony Telecom company is Dr Zakir Naik. He dispatched Harmony television English, in January 2006, it being the biggest viewed ‘Islaamic’ just as ‘any Strict’s Satellite Station directly on the planet, with more than 100 million viewership of which 25% are Non-Muslims. In its strides he dispatched Harmony television Urdu in June 2009, Harmony television Bangla in April 2011 and Harmony television Chinese in December 2015. The Harmony Broadcasting company Alhamdulillah has in excess of 200 million watchers. InshaAllaah, he intends to grow Harmony Television station to cover the ten significant dialects of the world

Reception, Awards, Titles and Honors

Naik was ranked 89 on The Indian Express’s list of the “100 Most Powerful Indians in 2010”.He was ranked 82 in the 2009 edition.According to Praveen Swami, Naik is “perhaps the most influential Salafi ideologue in India”. Sanjiv Buttoo says he is acknowledged as an authority on Islam, but is known for making negative remarks about other religions.Sadanand Dhume writes that Naik has a “carefully crafted image of moderation”, because of his gentle demeanour, his wearing of a suit and tie, and his quoting of scriptures of other religions.He is also listed in the book The 500 Most Influential Muslims under honourable mention, in the 2009,2010, 2011, 2012, 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 editions.

In July 2013, Naik was named as the Islamic Personality of the Year, announced by the 17th Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA).The award was presented by Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance and Industry of the United Arab Emirates.

On 5 November 2013, the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia conferred Malysia’s top award, Tokoh Ma’al Hijrah Distinguished Personality award to Naik. It was awarded in a ceremony at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre and the award was presented by Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Malaysia’s head of state.

On 2 February 2015, he was awarded the KSA’s most prestigious award King Faisal International Prize for Service to Islam.

He is consistently being listed in the book The 500 Most Influential Muslims under honourable mention, in the 2009,2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 editions.


Year of award or honour Name of award or honour Awarding organisation or government
2013 Sharjah Award for Voluntary Work 2013 Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah
2014 The Insignia of the Commander of the National Order of the Republic of The Gambia Yahya Jammeh President of the Gambia
2014 ‘Doctor of Humane Letters’ (Honoris Causa) University of The Gambia


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