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Israel To Allow Its Citizens To Visit Saudi Arabia

Word For Peace JERUSALEM — Israel’s Interior Ministry said Sunday that it will now allow Israelis to travel to Saudi Arabia for religious or business visits. The announcement is the latest sign of quiet but warming relations between Israel and Saudi Arabia. It also came days before the White House is to announce its Mideast peace plan — which is …

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Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi on Banda Nawaz Gesu Daraz, the Deccan Sufi

Word For Peace Banda Nawaz believed that in order to connect the hearts of people, there should an amalgamation between their languages and local dialects. This is the month of Me’raj (spiritual ascension) in the Islamic calendar. Me’raj is believed to be a spiritual ascension or heavenly journey of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) as mentioned in the special chapter “Surah …

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(Morocco) Museum Highlights Jewish-Muslim Relations

Word For Peace Jewish community in Essaouira was once so numerous that there were 37 synagogues. The new museum is housed in one such shul, detailing the history of the country’s community Morocco’s King Mohammed VI has visited the country’s newly-opened ‘House of Memory’, showcasing historic Jewish-Muslim relations and coexistence in the coastal city of Essaouira. The Jewish community in …

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