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Fasting: Devotion builds personal relationship with the Divine

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi In Islam, all acts of devotion are aimed at enlightening one’s inner self to build a personal relationship with God. Every year, Ramadan comes as a one-month training course, that helps us develop a strong will to live a completely humane, spiritually inclined and God-conscious life. In fact, the sole purpose of fasting in Islam …

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Message of communal harmony by a Muslim family in a village in Sultanpur

WordForPeace.com Sending a strong message of communal harmony, a Muslim family in a nondescript village in Sultanpur got special cards printed for the Hindu invitees to their daughter’s wedding. Two sets of cards were printed separately for the Hindu and Muslim invitees for the wedding of Mohammad Salim’s daughter, Jahana Bano, with Yusuf Mohammad on April 29 in Baghsarai village …

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Nexus between the Muslim Brotherhood and the Qatari leadership

WordForPeace.com The relationship between the international Muslim Brotherhood organization and the Qatari leadership is strange – it’s a demonic alliance in which each party views the other as a means to an end. This is how it’s like, yet they both maintain this alliance where each party thinks it’s the one exploiting the other. We haven’t heard Qatari leadership’s comment …

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“Woh hamari bhi bachchi thi” (She was our child too): say Hindus living in harmony with ‘Bakarwals; media is wrong about them

WordForPeace.com The decades old relationship between the Bakarwal Muslim community in Rasana village in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district and fellow villagers who are predominantly Hindu, was neither acrimonious nor has it become bitter now after the alleged gang-rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl from the Bakarwal community, allegedly by eight individuals, including one juvenile. This flies in the …

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“My son is gone. But if anyone moves a little finger to take revenge on his killing, I will leave this mosque and city for ever”: Imam

WordForPeace.com Before starting for Naokhali, Gandhi wrote an aesthetically beautiful line on his perspective on the art of dying: “As it is, all die, but one has to learn by practice how to die a beautiful death. The matter will not be settled even if everybody went to Naokhali and got killed”. Written By S Gopalakrishnan Asansol, West Bengal’s second …

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Whither Muslims?

WordForPeace.com Dr. Aslam Abdullah Challenges before Muslim intellectuals “We condemn violence in Pakistan, Libya, Tehran, Beirut, Damascus, Nigeria and Gaza. Islam is against violence. Islam promotes peace. The silent majority is peaceful. Only a handful are bent on destruction. The violence has its roots in sociopolitical alienation the Muslim masses suffer in the Muslim world. Islam is for freedom of …

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AIUMB ने आईएस के हाथों 39 भारतीयों की सामूहिक हत्या को अत्यंत दर्दनाक त्रासदी करार दिया

WordForPeace.com भारत के अग्रणी मुस्लिम संगठन आल इंडिया उलेमा व मशाईख बोर्ड ने आईएस के हाथों 39 भारतीयों की सामूहिक हत्या को अत्यंत दर्दनाक त्रासदी करार दिया है। AIUMB ने एक बयान जारी कर कहा है कि इराक में  भारतीय मजदूरों की हत्या आईएसआईएस के अनगिनत अपराध में एक नई कड़ी है, जो इस संगठन ने इराक, सीरिया और अन्य देशों के निर्दोष मुस्लिम व ग़ैरमुस्लिम …

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Lone Kashmiri Pandit family braves bullets, gunfight next door

WordForPeace.com By Majid Hyderi On the eve of the Indian festival of Maha Shivratri, a deadly gunfight between Pakistani militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir forced the inhabitants of Karan Nagar district to flee their homes. But Vijay Koul and his family stayed back despite their single-storey home in Srinagar being in the line of fire. On February 12, …

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Salman & Sunil: How different are they? The united brotherly Ganga-Jamuni culture of India

WordForPeace.com  by Asad Rehman Salman and Sunil chat over tea and cold drink after lunch near office. (Source: Express photo by Asad Rehman) Long live Sunil and Salman together despite their differences. This is the united brotherly Ganga-Jamuniculture of India which the poor and middle-class Indian citizens are used to…….    Around 1.45 pm, Salman and Sunil step out of their office, still talking …

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