by Dwi P Nugroho (July 1st, 2016)
Allah created mankind as the descendants of Adam and Eve. And as the population growth and spread around the world, they organized their selves into tribes and peoples. Latter on they established a state based on their believe or ideology. There were a Buddha kingdom, Christian kingdom, and Islamic state that established by a religion and for now, most of states are based on nationality or ideology such as Indonesia, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, America, Britain, China and else.
If the state is established based on a specific religion, nationality and ideology, it doesn’t mean there are no others religion, nationality or ideology in the state. An Islamic state doesn’t mean all the citizenship are Muslim, in an nation state Indonesia there are also non Indonesians native citizens and in a communism state China there are also many of capitalist and liberal persons.
Islamic state is a state which the government based on the application of sharia or the implementation of Islamic Laws are prominent in the daily life and all regulations applied are based on the Islamic principles. Islamic state first model are Madinah state established by Rasulullah where Muslim and non Muslims inside or around Madinah are bond in the so called Constitution of Madinah that promulgated by Rasulullah his self. Continue reading