Spirituality for Peace

Book Review: ‘Talaash: A Searchfor the True Meaning of Life’

Word For Peace Book Review Name of the Book: Talaash: A Search for the True Meaning of Life Author: AiR (Atman in Ravi) Published by AiR, Bangalore (for details, see www.air.ind.in) Year: 2018 Pages: 196 ISBN: 978-93-5281-147-2 Reviewed by Qalamdar Possibly the most basic existential question that we could ask is, “What is the purpose of human life?” Since we are all …

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Two Iranian Universities Want To Set Up Chair In Guru Nanak’s Name

Word For Peace On the eve of the 550th Gurpurb, two Iran-based universities have desired to establish academic Chairs to conduct research on the life and teachings of the first Sikh Guru. Another proposal from their side was to initiate the Sikh religious study programme in collaboration with the Iran-based universities. University of Religion president Sayyid Abulhasan Navab and a …

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Hazrat Rumi on Imam Ali A.S

Word For Peace By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Rumi, the world-renowned Turkish Sufi mystic, wrote in his famous spiritual treatise Masnavi a story in which the Prophet (pbuh) is reported to have addressed Ali in these words of wisdom: “O ‘Ali, you are a courageous knight, but do not even rely upon thy lion-heartedness. Come into the shade of the palm …

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Ramkrishna Mission appointed Dr Ramzan Khan as assistant professors of Sanskrit

Word For Peace At a time when students of Benaras Hindu University have refused to learn Sanskrit from Firoze Khan, a PhD in the subject who was appointed, Ramkrishna Mission Vidyamandir Belur appointed Muslim professor Ramzan Khan and tribal Ganesh Tudu as assistant professors of Sanskrit. Vidyamandira happens to be one of the finest educational institutions in India and even …

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Over 4,400 J&K students took admission in reputed institutions across India

Word For Peace Over 4,400 students from Jammu and Kashmir took admission in reputed institutions across the country under the Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), a 74 per cent increase since last year. “J&K scholarship scheme of Govt got major success this year with 74 per cent increase in J&K students taking admissions in reputed institutions outside J&K. Thanks …

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