A Critical Study of the Pre-Modern and Modern Theories Regarding the Creation, Evolution and Existence of Earth in the Light of Qur’an

  • Prof. Dost Muhammad Khan Ex-Director, Shaykh Zayed Islamic Centre, University of Peshawar
  • Dr. Rizwan Ullah Shaykh Zayed Islamic Centre, University of Peshawar
Keywords : Land, Creation, Existence, Evolution, Qur'an, Islam

Abstract

The human intellect has been examined in terms of relationship and association between physical and metaphysical world from the very beginning. Perceptions, Ideas, beliefs and philosophies are existing about these natural inquiries in almost all faculties of knowledge. Earth is the most obvious reality in human life, an axiom in the field of religion and science that’s why the comprehension of its origin and evolution is a prerequisite. It is not only the nucleus of social and legal domain of studies but it has a pivotal status in astronomy, religion and science too. This article will throw light upon all valuable thoughts and theories about the creation, evaluation and existence of the earth in pre-modern and modern literature and will correlate its essence of elaboration to the updated exegesis of   the Quranic verses.      


    

Published
2019-06-24
How to Cite
KHAN, Prof. Dost Muhammad; ULLAH, Dr. Rizwan. A Critical Study of the Pre-Modern and Modern Theories Regarding the Creation, Evolution and Existence of Earth in the Light of Qur’an. Journal of Religious Studies, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 3, p. 58-72, june 2019. ISSN 2663-0206. Available at: <https://jrs.uoch.edu.pk/index.php/journal3/article/view/102>. Date accessed: 17 july 2019. doi: https://doi.org/10.33195/uochjrs-v2iIII1022018.