Recent Posts

Mystic Mantra: Hasrat’s syncretic spirituality

Through his mystic poetry, Hasrat dedicated beautiful tributes of love and devotion. One of the Indian mystics who celebrated divine love and syncretic devotion was Maulana Hasrat Mohani. In his own words, he was a Sufi mo’min (Sufi believer), ishtiraaki Muslim (secular Muslim), Aashiq-e-Rasool (lover of the holy Prophet) and at the same time, a Krishna bhakt (devotee of Krishna). …

Read More »

Trust the court in the case of Babri Masjid: AIUMB Founder-President

Talking to media persons on the question of the Ram Mandir and Babri Masjid issue, the AIUMB Founder-President and Chairman of World Sufi Forum Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichchawchchvi said that the case of Babri Masjid is in the court and we must trust the court. “Though the ill-planned communal campaigns have started in various circles, but we should pay no …

Read More »

The true story of Fatima al-Fihri, the founder of the world’s first known university

It’s all thanks to Fatima al-Fihri that universities around the world exist. After founding the world’s first known university, the University of al-Qarawiyyin, a centre of higher education, it ultimately paved the way for modern universities around the globe. What did she do? Fatima al-Fihri was a Muslim woman from Tunisia who founded the first known university more than 1,000 …

Read More »