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‘Saath Do’: Kashmiri Pandits & Muslims hold joint peace rally in Srinagar

Word For Peace The rally, named ‘Saath Do’, will start from Batamaloo and go through various areas of downtown Srinagar before culminating at Kashmir Press Club Polo View on February 28 To show unity between two communities, Kashmiri pandits and Muslims will hold a joint rally on streets of Srinagar to spread a message of peace. The rally is being …

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A Hindu-dominated village chooses a Muslim head

Word For Peace TRICHY: In these times of strife and threats of polarisation on communal lines, a village panchayat in Pudukottai district stands out as an example of harmony. Seriyalur Inam in Keeramangalam, which is dominated by Hindus, has elected a Muslim as panchayat president to express their solidarity with those opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act. Mohammed Jiyavudeen, 45, secured …

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Kerala: choir sings carols in skull caps in support of Muslims

Word For Peace While people across India are protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, a group of youngsters in Kerala showed solidarity with protesters by wearing Islamic ensemble during the Christmas carol service in Marthoma Church, Kozhenchery. A video of the carol service was shared by a user @jijoy_matt along with a caption that read, “This is India, no one can …

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Village mosque to give way to road, Sikh family gives land for a new one

Word For Peace BATHINDA: A Sikh family has donated 16 marlas (484 sq yards) of land for the building of a mosque in Machhike village, in Punjab’s Moga district, near the Barnala-Moga highway. The village already has a nearly 200-year-old mosque situated right on the edge of the highway, but it is on the verge of being demolished for a highway widening project. The cost …

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Humanity over hate: Muslims lay to rest destitute Hindu woman

Word For Peace Hope is the antidote to despair it is said. Re-affirming faith in the doctrine, at the time when silent tension is simmering in the Hindu and Muslim communities after the Ayodhya land dispute verdict, an uncle and nephew pair from Maner, Patna have displayed another example of humanity and communal harmony. Chandu Khan and his nephew Javed …

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Conspiracy theories and Muslims: Rise and fall of the peoples are attached to Natural Laws applicable to all, including Muslims

Word For Peace By Dr Waris Mazhari “اقوام کی ترقی و خوش حالی ،فتح وشکست اورعروج و زوال کا معاملہ فطرت کے ابدی قوانین (سنن کونیہ)سے جڑا ہوا ہے۔ قوانین فطرت کے تمام اصول تمام لوگوں کے لیے یکساں اور اٹل ہیں (فاطر:43)قوم رسول ہاشمی چاہے اپنی ترکیب میں خاص ہوتاہم وہ بھی ان قوانین کی اسی طرح پابند ہے،جس …

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Sikh Man Donates Land For Building Mosque

Word For Peace In a rare gesture aimed at strengthening communal amity in society, Sukhpal Singh Bedi, a septuagenarian social activist from Purkazi town in Muzaffarnagar, has donated his 100 sq. yard plot for the construction of a mosque. Mr. Bedi, who runs a cloth shop in the town, said that it was his tribute to Guru Nanak on his …

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BHU students, in support of Prof. Firoz Khan, led a solidarity march

Word For Peace Varanasi, 21 Nov: After two weeks of protest by ABVP (the RSS affiliated students wing) against the appointment Firoz Khan, a Muslim professor in the Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) hundreds of students on Wednesday evening came out in his support. The students under the banner of the Joint Action Committee, BHU, …

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