The Light of Islam


The article analyzes the objective and historical social development of tolerance and its importance in the modern human world, its compliance with the socio-historical status of society, international documents in this regard, and the initiatives of President Sh.Mirziyaev on the adoption of a special resolution «Enlightenment and religious tolerance».

It also emphasizes that tolerance, particularly religious tolerance, is an important factor in the development of civil society in our country, with a strong emphasis on national traditions and values in their decision-making, and their integration with universal principles. In particular, the essence of tolerance in this regard is exemplified by the qualities such as solidarity, endurance, care, compromise that have been tested in our history. It is also suggested that the threats posed by intolerance are diverse, that they do not choose a nation or region, ignore national borders, have a universal character, and lead to intolerance and conflict. It was also studied positive mechanisms for forming a culture of religious tolerance in our society, especially of different religious groups, with their humanistic goals, a system of noble values and mutual respect, the establishment of ideals of religious tolerance, a healthy dialogue between religious confessions, and the role of structures in tools. There are also some theoretical conclusions and recommendations on the important principles of religious life in Uzbekistan, the importance of a culture of religious tolerance that strengthens the understanding, understanding and co-operation of representatives of different religions as indicators of community development.