عنوان مقاله [English]
The role of Baltistani (Pakistan) scholars in spreading the religious culture Religious culture carries a wide concept comprising of four elements: beliefs, ethics, customs, and rulings. Religious culture erupts from individuals and society. Quran, as the main source of the religion attaches much significance to social matters. Baltistani scholars hold a high position as regards Quranic teachings, such as religiosity, piety, and sincerity in their actions. Among all, they were the forerunners in worship, speech, lecturing, and teaching. Baltistan is the only place on earth that enjoyed a shiite judicial system before the Iranian revolution. Baltistani scholars played an important role in introducing Imam Khomeini and the Iranian revolution to the world. Scholars and missionaries from this region are scattered around the whole world. The first shiite state in the history of Pakistan was founded in this region. Keywords: religious culture of Baltistani Scholars, international field, beliefs, politics, ethics, rulings, customs, scholarly works.