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9 Reasons for Hope in Allah’s Mercy and Goodness

WordForPeace.com (Friday Special) We should balance fear with hope in Allah’s mercy and goodness. Many people only focus on the fear of Allah, while Allah encourages us to think positively about Him. In a hadith Qudsi He says: “I am as my servant thinks of Me…” (Bukhari, Muslim). Here are nine reasons to have a positive view of Allah: Allah wants to …

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The Presence of Persia in Kashmir: Cultural Linkages

Allama Iqbal refers to Kashmir as Iran-E-Sagheeer or Little Iran. In Iqbal’s perspective, he views Kashmir as Little Iran. There exist myriad reasons why he and many others have drawn parallels between Iran and Kashmir, even when there exist such literary works and academics, standing in total dismissal of Kashmir’s link with Central Asia and Persia. In his work, “The …

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