We have confirmed that the renowned Islamic scholar and theological Maulana Tariq Jameel has launched a fashion brand. [LAHORE]
In a video published Sunday, he shared the reasons and thoughts of the name “MTJ Brand”.
The minister’s statement came after several days of speculation on social media about his clothing line.
“Since 2000 I have been thinking of ways to generate a permanent income for managing my madaris so that zakat is not spent. But there was no solution in sight, ”he said.
The academic said that when coronavirus cases emerged in Pakistan, he thought about doing business and was encouraged by some of his friends and helped establish .
“So we decided to launch a fashion in my name called“MTJ Brand ”.
Maulana Tariq Jameel also commented on the prevailing perception in South Asia regarding the involvement of clergy in business.
“In South Asia, it is taboo for Ulemas to make tents, and I don’t know where he comes from. Imam Abu Hanifa, whose fat we follow, was the largest fabric distributor of his time.”
Jameel emphasized that he is just starting the business just to support his seminars.