Tariq Jameel (born 1 January 1953), commonly referred to as Maulana Tariq Jameel, is a Pakistani religious and Islamic scholar, preacher, and public speaker from Tulamba near Mian Channu in Khanewal, Punjab. He is a member of Tablighi Jamaat and a Deobandi scholar who runs a Madrasa in Faisalabad, Pakistan He is listed as a popular speaker in the 2013/2014 edition of the book The Muslim 500
Education and career
Tariq Jameel belongs to a zamindar (landlord) family. He was a former medical student from Lahore. Later, he received his Islamic education from Jamia Arabia, Raiwind He frequently visits places to deliver Islamic speeches at rallies in which he preaches peace and harmony, tolerance and respect for everyone. He promotes ethnic and sectarian harmony. Tariq Jameel’s lectures incorporate a wide range of issues of Islam and social concern. He especially emphasizes on self-rectification, self-accountability, honesty in social life, avoidance of violent ways, observance of God’s commands, and the following of the teachings and the model of life as suggested by Islamic prophet Muhammad.] In May 2014, IHRC Chief Ambassador met Tariq Jameel at Dubai and thanked him for promoting the true picture of Islam.