Famed religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jamil is bestowed with Pakistan’s prestigious award of “Pride of Performance” by President Dr Arif Alvi on Pakistan Day.
Maulana Tariq Jamil has been conferred the Presidential Award for the “Pride Of Performance” on March 23.
On the other hand, President Dr Arif Alvi gives out Pakistan’s prestigious awards to the acclaimed celebrities of Pakistani entertainment.
Singer Ali Zafar, actor Humayun Saeed and Sakina Samo were presented the Pride of Performance award by the President.
After their acclaimed achievement, actor Shaan Shahid jumped in to congratulate both the popular personalities.
Whereas, Legendary actress Bushra Ansari and actor Talat Hussain received the Sitara-i-Imtiaz award.
However, the Nishan-i-Imtiaz award was bestowed upon renowned painter Sadequain Naqvi, singer Abida Perveen and late poet Ahmed Faraz.
Other recipients of civil awards include actress Resham, producer and drama artists.
Previously, the eminent religious scholar Jamil had been named among the most influential Muslims.
Tariq Jamil’s sermons focus on ‘self-purification, avoidance of violence, observance of Allah’s orders and pursuing the way of Prophet Muhammad.’
He had been named continuously as one of “The 500 Most Influential Muslims” in the world by the Royal Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought in Jordan from 2013 to 2019.
Tariq Jamil, born on 1 October 1953, had finished primary education from Central Model School, Lahore. He is an alumnus of Government College University.
He had received his Islamic education from Jamia Arabia, Raiwind, where he studied Qur’an, Hadith, Sufism, logic, and Islamic jurisprudence.