Grand Mufti

  • UnIslamic' J&K Grand Mufti seen enjoying songs July 28, 2013

    Five months after issuing a fatwa against the all-girls rock band 'Praagaash', the Jammu and Kashmir Grand Mufti Bashir-ud-Din Ahmad has been caught in a video enjoying a musical performance at a function. ...
  • Grand Mufti denies listening to music, threatens legal action July 28, 2013

    "There was no music at that function. It was a seminar and there was nothing wrong in my attending that seminar. I will initiate legal action against the people who are defaming me," he said. Grand Mufti Bashir-ud-Din Ahmad had issued a 'fatwa' against the first all-girl rock band 'Pragaash' of...
  • Don't stop performing: Iranian all-woman band to Pragaash February 6, 2013

    Jammu and Kashmir's first girl band on Monday decided to call it quits after a fatwa was issued against them by the valley's Grand Mufti. ...
  • Girls should sing in their homes, not in public: Mufti Maulana Bashir-ud-Din February 4, 2013

    Kashmir's Grand Mufti has condemned the first girl rock band and issued a fatwa against them, saying music is bad for the society and women must be under a veil at all times. The senior cleric has also called for women in the country to wear the veil at all times...