Spirituality for Peace

Rights Of Non-Muslim Citizens/Religious Minorities In Islam

Word For Peace Prophet Muhammad(peace be upon him) was able to establish a multi-ethnic and a multicultural society which he administered as the head of state. He created an atmosphere which recognised rights for the freedom of religion and culture, with minorities being granted rights to practice their own religion.His teachings eradicated economic exploitation and at the same time established …

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Supriya Gandhi: A Mughal prince and the pandits of Benares

Word For Peace The furore over the appointment of the Sanskrit scholar, Firoze Khan, to a teaching position at the Banaras Hindu University has raged on for over three weeks. It now looks as though the protestors are winning and that Khan may be appointed at the faculty of Ayurveda instead of teaching literature at the Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan faculty. The …

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Humanity over hate: Muslims lay to rest destitute Hindu woman

Word For Peace Hope is the antidote to despair it is said. Re-affirming faith in the doctrine, at the time when silent tension is simmering in the Hindu and Muslim communities after the Ayodhya land dispute verdict, an uncle and nephew pair from Maner, Patna have displayed another example of humanity and communal harmony. Chandu Khan and his nephew Javed …

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Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi On Urs of Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia

Word For Peace The death anniversary (Urs) of Delhi’s prominent Sufi mystic, Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya will be celebrated at his Dargah from 17th Rabi al-Akhir, which is falling on December 15. Urs means “wedding” and in Sufism, death anniversaries of mystics are celebrated as wedding ceremonies. For them, death is an occasion to rejoice, not to mourn. They call it …

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Rape crimes will end by creating a cohesive society, not by making strict laws, Protect the spirit of our Constitution: Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichhauchhavi

WordForPeace.com  4 December, Lucknow Sayyid Mohammad Ashraf Kichhauchavi, President of All India Ulama and Mashaikh Board and Chairman of the World Sufi Forum, while speaking on the Citizenship Bill during the Board’s meeting in Lucknow, said that the defense of the Constitution would be done by implementing it, and not just talking about “The constitution of India”, which is secular …

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MSO organised “Peace Conference” in Gonda (UP) इस्लाम मे चरित्र निर्माण और कुशल व्यवहार पर अधिक ज़ोर

Word For Peace 4 दिसंबर वज़ीर गंज गोंडा। मुस्लिम स्टूडेन्टस आरगेनाइज ऑफ इंडिया,(एम.एस.ओ.) के तत्वाधान मे “पैगाम ए अमन” कॉन्फ्रेंस वज़ीर गंज स्थित जामिया इमाम ए आज़म हबीब नगर में आयोजित की गई, जिसमें ज़िले के छात्रों व नौजवानो ने हिस्सा लिया। प्रोग्राम की शुरुआत मौलाना हामिद रजा के क़ुराक पाक की तिलावत से हुई।एम.एस.ओ. की प्रदेश व्यापी छात्रो व …

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(India) In West Bengal, These Muslim Professors Teach Sanskrit

Word For Peace Around 14 were recruited last year through College Service Commission and 12 this year. The most recent recruitment being of Ramzal Ali at the Sanskrit department of Ramkrishna Mission Vidyamandir, Belur Kolkata: At a time when faculty members both present and past have even written to the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, requesting him to intervene …

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(India) Muslim Teacher Helps Restore Temples

Word For Peace This retired Muslim teacher from Nagamangala in Mandya district is the go-to person for protecting temples in his region. Mohammed Kaleemulla, a retired high school teacher, has renovated four dilapidated temples of historical importance in the district. A member of Karnataka Itihasa Academy, he spends the majority of his time looking for old temples that need renovation, …

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Maulana Wahiduddin Khan on the Ayodhya Verdict

Word For Peace FROM MAULANA’S DESK Maulana Wahiduddin Khan, born in 1925, in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh, is an Islamic spiritual scholar who is well-versed in both classical Islamic learning and modern disciplines. The mission of his life has been the establishment of worldwide peace. He has received the Padma Bhushan, the Demiurgus Peace International Award and Sayyidina Imam Al Hassan …

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