Comparative Religions & Civilizations

MONOTHEISM IN THE BIBLE

MONOTHEISM IN THE BIBLE

JUNAID KHALEEL NURANI Junaidknr@gmail.com Allah, the Almighty has sent many prophets during different eras for propagate and spread great Islamic message. All prophets throughout history since   Adam (A) to Muhammed (PBUH) spread Monotheism(Thouheed). Allah gave the Holy book(Kitab) which include prohibitions of the creator, to some prophets and gave Leaflets(suhf) to some prophets.The fundamental belief of all this are Monotheism, …

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Why are women not allowed to chant or study the Vedas?

I am being taught to recite and chant by a pandit who is only interested in my commitment. BY ROHINI BAKSHI Learning Sanskrit has been the most intense academic experience of my life. Till now. In the last five years Ive gone from self-study, to passing a school-level exam, to the tutelage of some of the finest scholars in the …

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Interfaith Interactions: Thanks to the Catholic Church

By Roshan Shah Im not a Catholic. Im not, for that matter, even a [different sort of] Christian! And yet, I am very grateful for the many, many ways in which Ive benefitted from the Catholic Church over the years. Deeping my appreciation of interfaith dialogue is one of these. It is true that like every other religious institution, the …

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From Islamic History, Lessons on Religious Freedom

Rice Magazine (Summer, 2016: p. 19) wrote a short piece on my research paper on Prophet Muhammads covenants with Christians. Author Amy McCaig wrote: Prophet Muhammad believed that freedom of religion and civic rights were important components of a Muslim nation, according to a new analysis of the prophets covenants with Christians. Research by Rice sociology lecturer Craig Considine …

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Expatriate gurus at grand Olympiad of peace, Seoul

By Narayani Ganesh Well, what do you know? At a meeting of religious and spiritual masters at an international peace meet in Seoul organized by Korean War veteran and peace advocate Man Hee Lee, Chairman of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), expatriate Indian gurus were the ones who represented India! Does this mean we now live in …

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Articles of the Constitution of Madinah: rights and duties of Muslims and Jews

Compiled by WordForPeace.com In Madinah Munawara, Rasoolullah(PEACE BE UPON HIM) drafted the first ever social constitution, the Constitution of Madinah 1400 years ago which enshrined the rights and duties of Muslims (the immigrants from Mecca and the helpers of Madinah) and Jews. Here are the articles of the Constitution of Madinah were: This is a document from Muhammad the Prophet …

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Interfaith Harmony is actually VERY simple!

By P. Waei, for WordforPeace.com he other day, a friend of mine asked me: How do you think all this hate, violence and terror thats happening in the name of religion can be stopped? How can people of different faiths live together in peace? He thought I might have something useful to offer. Now, I dont read the newspapersand thats …

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Islam, Christianity, or No Religion at All?

Your relationship with God Im glad to hear that you pray and talk to God every night. Your relationship with God is the source and foundation for everything else. God is the one who created the entire universe, and each one of us in it. There is nothing more important in religion or in life than seeking a connection and …

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If theres One God, Why All the Different Religions?

Do you Have to be Christian to Go to Heaven? Since there are so many religions, which one is right? Why are there so many religions? Isnt there only one God? Why didnt God say the same thing to everyone? How do I know which religion is right? Perhaps God does speak the same truth to people all around the …

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