Challenges of Westernized Culture to Pakistani Society and Its Solution in the Light of Islamic Teachings


  • Dr. Munazza Sultana
  • Dr. Syed Abdul Ghaffar Bukhari


Every nation is recognized by the culture and set of norms and values people are adopting and practicing by living in a certain area of land. The ideas, customs, and social behavior of a particular people or society is called culture. It give arranged strategies for translating the world, and identifying with various social orders. To see that diverse individuals or gatherings we can see the world in various ways. It join their Custom, conventions, Traditions, and social lead of a particular people or society. Morals and ethics have more importance in Islam that is the reason that Islam stresses on morality and moral value more than other religion. In Islam morals and ethics are the primary reasons of having a good society and based on acceptance of worship of Muslims. Islamic culture is based on basic human values like truthfulness, cooperation, and sympathy, nobility of character, helping others, caring and sharing for others. In present age Muslim societies are facing the dilemma of westernized cultured especially the youth which is the back bone of any country. The present study is basically to investigate what are the challenges of westernized culture prevailing in Pakistan and how can it be stopped. What are the Islamic teachings? What should be solution to encounter it? All these questions are answered in this article. Islam has given a comprehensive code of Islamic teachings should be implemented on the people of society.