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Message of Eid

Message of Eid

Umar Jan Lone  Festivals have been the part of human societies since early times. Every nation and religion has festivals to define its traditions and culture. In fact, it is the very creativity of modern consumerism that has provided the driving force behind contemporary form of many festivels and because of materialism many festivels have […]

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Have contemporary ‘madrasas’ forgotten their own legacy?

Have contemporary ‘madrasas’ forgotten their own legacy?

Robert Briffault, French surgeon, anthropologist and novelist in his book “The Making of Humanity” writes “Europe’s real renaissance was not created in the fifteenth century but under the influence of cultural revival initiated by Arabs and Moors. The cradle for Europe’s rebirth was Spain not Italy. This continent falling into the abyss of barbarism, had reached […]

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English Translation of a historic speech delivered by Moulana Ali Miyan Nadwi(ra) at Burma in 1961

English Translation of a historic speech delivered by Moulana Ali Miyan Nadwi(ra) at Burma in 1961

The following is a translation of an urdu lecture delivered by Hadrath Maulana Abul Hasan Ali Miyan Nadvi [rh] at Burma [Rangoon] in the year 1961 before the military coup in 1962 – The year in which the troubles for the Muslims living in Burma, began. Translation starts here: My friends! This life is perishable, […]

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Islam does not prescribe any specific form of govt. but priciples for establishing a political system: Dr Tauseef Ahmad Parray

Islam does not prescribe any specific form of govt. but priciples for establishing a political system: Dr Tauseef Ahmad Parray

Dr Tauseef Ahmad Parray (from Tral, Pulwama) is presently working as Assistant Professor, Islamic Studies at Govt Degree College (Boys) Pulwama. He completed his Bachelors (Social Sciences) from Amar Singh College (2003-5), Masters (Islamic Studies) from University of Kashmir (KU) Srinagar (2006-08), PhD from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Aligarh, India (2009-14), and Post-Doctorate from Iqbal […]

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‘West has no problem with what kind of state you establish in the name of Khilafah but they fear the fusion of Islam and democracy.’

‘West has no problem with what kind of state you establish in the name of Khilafah but they fear the fusion of Islam and democracy.’

(This article is translation of an article titled “Khilafat Aur Jumhooriyat” wriiten by Ata ul Rehman published in Tarjuman ul Quran, July Issue)  In culturally Islamic country like ours, we encounter strange people around us; some say there is not any such Islamic term as “Khilafat” and some say there is no concept of a “nation state” […]

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Why I am not a Perennialist?

Why I am not a Perennialist?

Based on Plagiarism, Ibn Warraq has written his book Why I am not a Muslim that too from the Orientalists sources about Islam. He himself says: “In a conversation with Eckermann, Goethe advised an author accused of plagiarism to say “what is there is mine, and whether I got it from a book or from […]