Tag Archives: Society

Why Prophet Muhammad SAW founded the tradition of Eid-ul-Fitr?

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By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Islam is based on a social system that seeks to establish a humane, well-cultured and sympathetic society. Therefore, it stresses the importance of universal social values through different ways. Eid-ul-Fitr is one of such ways to imbibe the basic social values among people in a festive spirit. To build an ideal Muslim society, Prophet Muhammad (peace …

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Sikh group Khalsa Aid organises iftar and blankets for fire victims in Kashmir

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By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net Srinagar: Khalsa aid, an international non-profit aid and relief organisation of Sikhs on Thursday June 22, organised an Iftar for the fire victims at Abi Novpora, Srinagar. The group also donated 52 blankets to 26 families who had lost their homes in April earlier this year. Most of the fire victims families were rendered homeless …

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इस्लाम में ईद की ऐतिहासिक पृष्ठभूमि Historical Account of Eid

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गुलाम रसुल देहलवी ईद एक इस्लामी त्योहार है जो शांति, दया, भाईचारे और सभी धर्म के अनुयायियों के बीच समानता का संदेश देता है। यह त्योहार हर साल रमज़ान के अंतिम में इस लिए मनाया जाता है ताकि तीस रोजों (उपवास) की समाप्ति की खुशी में रोज़ादार अल्लाह का शुक्रिया अदा करें। इसे गरीबों को सदक़ा और फ़ित्र (दान) बांटने …

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These Hindu families fast during Ramzan

Hindus in Rajasthan's border villages observe 'roza'

Tabeenah Anjum, Jaipur   In a rare display of religious amity, several Hindus in villages along the Indo-Pak border in Rajasthan observe ‘roza’ (fast) along with Muslims during the holy month of Ramzan. The practice, prevalent among members of the Meghwal community that follow Rajput saint Pir Pithora, whose shrine is in Pakistan’s Sindh province, is more common in Barmer …

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Tradition Versus Traditionalism

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Mohammad Ali For WordForPeace.com PhD fellow, JMI June 20, 2017   For a society, culture, and civilization, tradition functions like a sword, depending on of its use, it can be a shield or a catastrophe to its wielder and other fellow beings, too. Tradition should always be understood as a long continuum, compatible with progress and innovation. Holding it stagnant and …

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Muhabbat ka Paigham (‘the message of love’): An Interfaith Iftar at Vidyajyoti College of Theology

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Victor Edwin SJ Vidyajyoti Center for Christian-Muslim Relations (VJ-CCMR) and the Islamic Studies Association (ISA) organized an interfaith iftar: Muhabbat ka Paigham  at the Vidyajyoti Jesuit Residence, Delhi, on 16th June, 2017.  Some 50 Muslim friends and a little sister, Fatima, the granddaughter of the local imam, accepted our invitation and graced the occasion.  The local organizer welcomed the visiting Muslim brothers and sisters …

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What is WORLD SYAHADAH COUNCIL? MERCY, HARMONY, LOVE, UNITY, TRANQUILITY

By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi, Editor, WordForPeace.com   INTERNATIONAL  SYAHADAH  CONFERENCE  2017 –  PRESS  RELEASE    WSC INVITATION TO  55  COUNTRIES  WORLDWIDE                  WSC   Invited  Scholars ,  Muftis ,  Religious  Heads  ,  Ministers  of  religions , Heads  of  Islamic  Foundations ,  Presidents  and  Chairman  of  Associations ,  From  55   COUNTRIES WSC Network in  77  Countries                                                                          World  Syahadah  Council  is  Well  Networked  in   …

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17 Mosques in Kerala’s Malappuram to Have Single Azaan to Curb Sound Pollution

WordForPeace.com  Amid a seemingly endless debate over noise pollution from places of worship, 17 mosques in the Vazhakkad region of Kerala’s Malappuram district are leading by example with an integrated azaan, the call for prayer made five times a day. Since last Sunday, the Vazhakkad region has followed a single azaan through the loudspeaker – called from the biggest mosque …

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Benefiting from Other Religious Traditions: A Muslim Perspective

Benefiting from Other Religious Traditions: A Muslim Perspective

By Waris Mazhari  In a well-known verse in the Quran, God says: “O men! Behold, We have created you all out of a male and a female, and  have made you into nations and tribes, so that you might come to know one another. Verily, the noblest of you in the sight of God is the one who is most deeply …

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