Spirituality

مغربی دانشوروں کی اسلامی تحقیقات – Rethinking Ibn Arabi

WordForPeace.com منظر الاسلام ازہری مغربی دنیا بالخصوص امریکا میں اسلام کو پڑھنے اور علمائے اسلام پر تحقیقات کا رواج قدیم ہے،پہلے اسلامی موضوعات پر قلم اٹھانے والے اکثر مستشرقین ہوا کرتے تھے ، جن کا مقصد تحقیق کم اور تنقید زیادہ ہوتی تھی۔ اکیسویں صدی میں یہ رجحان کم ہوگیاہے ، اب اسلامی موضوعات پر قلم اٹھانے والے محققین کی …

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Convert warlords into ‘peace-lords’

WordForPeace.com JULY 19, 2018 Afghanistan is struggling to achieve peace and stability. In the process, the government has to cope with both the problem of insurgency on one side and the warlords’ atrocities on the other. The latter problem was seen most recently in the case of Nizamuddin Qaisari, a militia commander in the country’s north. The government led by …

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SDPI and the ilk Misinterpret the Quran and Hadith to Justify Their Terror Deeds: Indian Sunni leader

WordForPeace.com Jul 19, 2018 KOZHIKODE: Indian Sunni leader Kanthapuram A P Aboobacker Musaliar has said that no one has entrusted the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) with the task of taking to the streets to protect the Muslim cause. Addressing a news conference here on Wednesday, he said that certain organizations are misinterpreting the Quran and Hadees to justify their …

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The earliest Sufi woman: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in Asian Age

WordForPeace.com When Gabriel (the angel of revelation) brought down the first revelation to the Prophet, he began trembling with great fright and worries. Mysticism in Islam emanated from a cave in Mecca — Hira, popularly known as Ghar-e-Hira — in which the first Sufi mystic, Prophet Mohammad (pbuh) chose to seclude. He meditated, reflected and contemplated on the secrets of …

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‘Age of Peace’: Counter-Ideology to Radicalism In The Name Of Islam

WordForPeace.com By Teresa Joseph fma 18 July 2018 Name of the Book: The Age of Peace Author: Maulana Wahiduddin Khan Publisher: Goodword Books, Noida (info@goodwordbooks.com) Year: 2015 Pages: 192 ISBN: 9789351790716   The Age of Peace is an informative and down to earth book, in which the author comes up with many practical suggestions for peace-building. In a short book …

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Parents’ Rights After Their Death from Islamic Perspective والدین کے انتقال ہونے کے بعداولاد پر والدین کے حقوق‎

WordForPeace.com غلام غوث صدیقی  والدین کے انتقال ہوجانے کے بعد اولاد پر والدین کے تئیں کیا حقوق ہیں؟ اس سوال کا جواب فتاوی رضویہ (تخریج شدہ) ج ۲۴ میں شامل رسالہ ‘‘الحقوق لطرح العقوق’’ صفحہ ۳۹۲ میں ہے ، جس میں سائل (منشی شوکت علی صاحب فاروقی ) نے اعلی حضرت امام احمد رضا سے سوال کیا کہ والدین کے …

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How Indian women smashed patriarchy in a backward region

WordForPeace.com Once very suppressed, women in a community in the impoverished Bundelkhand region of central India are now standing up for their rights and turning their lives around. India’s second largest state Madhya Pradesh is in the Bundelkhand region. In the state’s Tikamgarh district, women in communities which depend on freshwater fish farming for their livelihoods had been trapped under …

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(USA) Why these friends have launched an interfaith group

WordForPeace.com Friends Soraya Deen and Marsha Novak knew they hit a chord last year when more than 500 people marched in the scorching heat in what they billed as the first interfaith solidarity march in the San Fernando Valley. Then the community called for more. Now, Deen, a Muslim, and Novak, a Jew, have founded the Interfaith Solidarity Network to …

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Reflections on the need for a positive, inclusive and humanistic approach to bridge the gap between the faiths

WordForPeace.com RELIGIOUS experience has been a profound phenomenon in human history in terms of holding beliefs, adopting a religious language, and interpreting the mundane and sacred. There is no one type of experience all religions universally acclaim, but a “variety of religious experiences”, as William James rightly demonstrates. Therefore, studying a religion, let alone a comparative study of religions, is …

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