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Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi on Naqshbandi Sufi View of Self-help

Word For Peace The Naqshbandi sufi order focuses on the inner purification of an individual applying the influence of the Quranic exhortations on his/her soul and heart. Based on the primary sources of Islam, Quran and Sunnah (the Prophe-tic traditions), it fosters universal values and essential messages of the divine. Immersed in lofty spiritual inclinations, Khwaja Bahauddin Naqshbandi emerged in …

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Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi on True Love for Sufi Mystics

Word For Peace Devotion to Prophets is one of the basic creeds of Islamic faith. And an infinite and unconditional love for Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) is the pillar of one’s belief in his Risalat (prophethood). Significantly, just as Tawheed (oneness of God) is the basic tenet, Khatm-e-Nabuwwat (finality of prophethood) is the cornerstone of Islam. Therefore, Muslims of all denominations …

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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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Who’s Mahdi in Islam, Messiah in Judaism & Christianity, Kalki in Hunduism, Matria Buddha in Buddhism, Mahdi Meer in Sikhism? Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi

Word For Peace Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Abstract Every major religion of the world prophesies a respective messiah figure to appear at the end-time with clear signs and exhortations that greatly help people to identify the real awaited Messiah and imam Mahdi. But on the contrary, the self-imposed caliphate falsely claiming to be the ‘Islamic State of Iraq and Syria’ (Daesh) …

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Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi: Traditions like Basant bind us together as a nation across religions

Word For Peace Recently, India’s spiritually-inclined Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs and people of other faiths celebrated Basant together at the holy shrine of Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia. They offered yellow flowers wearing yellow clothes and garlands to mark the occasion. Celebrated for more than seven centuries, Basant is the country’s age-old representation of multiculturalism. Festivals and traditions like Basant bind us together …

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Ibn Rushd’s reflections on Religion and Science: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi

Word For Peace Does science simply dismiss spirituality? Does it offer no scope for the spiritually-inclined people? This has been a baffling question that both religious scholars and scientists have grappled with for long. The truth is that human society will progress on constructive lines only when science and religion go hand in hand. Just as religious seminaries cannot progress …

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Hazrat Rumi on Imam Ali A.S

Word For Peace By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Rumi, the world-renowned Turkish Sufi mystic, wrote in his famous spiritual treatise Masnavi a story in which the Prophet (pbuh) is reported to have addressed Ali in these words of wisdom: “O ‘Ali, you are a courageous knight, but do not even rely upon thy lion-heartedness. Come into the shade of the palm …

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