Thanks to Islamic renaissance that has given impetus to the positive developments
in the Muslim society, Islam as a complete code of life is increasingly emphasized.
The present study is an attempt to find out correlation between social service and
Islam the Godly Ordained Path. However, before we touch upon the Islamic concept
of social service, its motives, the directives given and the measures required to be
adopted, it would not be inapt to have a cursory view on the modern concept of
social service.