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featuredimage Am I Not Your Lord?
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“Apart from what theologians have taught you what do you know of God yourself?” asked a new found friend. I ...

featuredimage The ‘Begum’ and ‘Saheb’ Culture
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Come, visualize with me.. Sakeena, a 10 year old who has never been to school, never enjoyed playing with dolls let alone the ...

featuredimage Welcome Ramadan
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By the grace of Almighty, the holy month of Ramadan is here. With every beginning of Ramadan, the environment suddenly ...

A Model of Sacrifice in a Despair Stricken Society – Nasrullah Shajee
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In a society stricken by war, insecurity and poverty, where everyone seeks a safe and prosperous life for themselves and their families, and people live lives day to day, we have somehow become self-centered feeling relieved if our families are safe, no matter what disasters are befalling in the other parts of the country. The […]

Khadijah – The Beloved of The Prophet Muhammad (SAW)
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He was young, handsome, of noble lineage and of impeccable character. He was known as “The Truthful” and “The Trustworthy”. Yes, he was born an orphan and his financial standing was not the best when Khadija (ra) met him. But he, nevertheless, was the best of the best. The epitome of the human race, when […]

A Quiet Grandeur: An Appraisal of The Tableeghi Jamaat
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My attempts at landing upon an official Tableeghi Jamat statement on the attacks on a Tableeghi centre in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (Pakistan) and on Tableeghi Jamat members in Karachi fell in vain. I ceased to wonder when I chanced to meet a lady who was an acquaintance of one of the victims of the mosque target-killing in […]

The Regime of Reason
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Your intelligence is different from mine. And mine is different from yours. Times changed. “My intelligence is superior to yours”, said Reason. Who and what is ‘Reason’? Reason was born and raised like any other intelligence. It too lived on the imaginative outskirts of human minds. It too insisted that it had a point. ‘A […]