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From the mystical to the political: What is Sufism?

WordForPeace.com There are three dimensions to the religion of Islam: The law, theology and spirituality. …

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Misinterpretation of Islam in the non-Islamic world undermines centuries of academic and theological struggle

WordForPeace.com There is a profound misunderstanding around the word “jihad”, used today by groups such …

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“I will not wear this robe until you forgive the whole Ummah”: Hazrat Awais Qarni

WordForPeace.com In response to my previous column on Ghause Azam Shaikh Abdul Qadir Gilani (ra), …

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Who was the Sufi saint Rabi’a al-Adawiyya al-Qaysiyya?

WordForPeace.com Rabia lived in Basra in Iraq in the second half of the 8th century …

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The Philosophy of Wahdat ul Wujud and Wahdat us Shuhud

WordForPeace.com By Aftab Ahmad In many verses the Quran speaks of the omnipotence, pervasiveness and …

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The Concept of Wahdat ul Wujud (unity of being) in the Hadiths  

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi The special nearness or proximity of God to man (Qurb), …

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The Concept of Wahdat-ul-Wujud (Unity of Being) in the holy Qur’an

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Wahdat-ul-Wujud is a universal Islamic doctrine that sees everything in …

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Youngsters hold out hope in Kashmir Valley

WordForPeace.com S Affan Yesvi Often, perceptions regarding the Kashmiri youth are colored by the shrill …

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World assembly of religious councils concludes in Bengaluru | India Matters

WordForPeace.com By Anand Mathew Bangalore: The 13th World Fellowship of World Religious Councils (WIFRC) concluded …

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A Child Is A Child, No ‘Hindu Muslim In His Being’, Says Father Of Kathua Victim

WordForPeace.com The father of an eight-year-old girl, who was raped and murdered in Kathua district …

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