Recent Posts

The Bible and the concept of fasting

FASTING IN THE BIBLE JUNAID KHALEEL NURANI Muslim must refrain from all food, drinks, and things that break Fast from dawn to sunset in the Holy month of RAMADAN. Holy Quran mentions that Fasting was compulsory even in the previous community: O, Believers! Fasting has been made obligatory upon you as were made obligatory upon those before you, so that …

Read More »

Reflections on the Purpose of Life: Catholic theologian Fr. Sebastian Athappilly

Fr. Sebastian Athappilly (b. 1949) is an Indian Catholic priest and theologian. He is a member of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a Catholic religious congregation. He studied Philosophy (Bachelor’s and Master’s) from Jnana Deepa Vidya Pitha, Pune and Theology (Bachelor’s from the Pontifical Athenaeum Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram [DVK], Bangalore, and Master’s and Doctorate from the Austrian University of …

Read More »

The Dalai Lama ‘s Appeal to the World: The Way to Peace in a Time of Division

The 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, noted Buddhist spiritual guide, is one of the most widely-respected voices today for global peace and interfaith understanding. In this book, he makes a passionate appeal to the world for peace at a time of serious and seemingly constantly-multiplying conflicts. The peace that the Dalai Lama calls for is rooted in a secular ethics …

Read More »