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Is Ramadan women friendly?

Is Ramadan women friendly?

Faizan Wani  The month of Ramadan is going in full swing. Besides the long Taraweeh prayers and reciting the Qur’an at lengths, varieties of delicacies are being served every day in every house. Preparation of an elaborate dastarkhwaan for iftaars is a routine. Eating tasty foods and meticulously prepared dishes is a norm for almost all the Muslims […]

 Mugees Ul Kaiser

Academic Discourse vs Popular Understanding – Tracking the Genesis of Sectarian Strifes

Academic Discourse vs Popular Understanding – Tracking the Genesis of Sectarian Strifes

In almost every village and the town of our valley, there is a large chunk of our passionate youth that debate and discuss various sensitive religious issues on streets, in schools, colleges, mosques, and various other public places. Many of them unfortunately but quite naturally evolve into ugly fights. The result is that our society […]

 Sheikh Umar Ahmad

Declaring March 15 as International Day of Islamophobia after Christchurch Mosque attack

Declaring March 15 as International Day of Islamophobia after Christchurch Mosque attack

“Will it serve the purpose in curbing growing wave of Islamophobia in world or it will further potentiative it to level than ever.” New Zealand terrorist attack on Muslims in a mosque was one of the worst attacks depicting the rising wave of Islamophobia in the world. This attack was taken by the majority as […]

 Javeed Ali

An open letter to Molvi Nauman by a Shia Muslim

An open letter to Molvi Nauman by a Shia Muslim

Dear Molvi Nauman Sahab, Asalamualikum ‘A person is either your brother in faith, or your equal in humanity’ —– Imam Ali (A.S.) We have been hearing your lies and allegations which you very frequently make on the pulpit of Prophet Mohammad (SAWW) against all the sects of the Muslim Ummah except the one you like. […]

 Ghazi Nazir

Modern Qur’ānic Hermeneutics: Reality or Cacophony

Modern Qur’ānic Hermeneutics: Reality or Cacophony

“Modern Qur’ānic Hermeneutics” is a title often used by “progressive” elements within the Muslim societies to debunk the traditional understanding of Islam, a title used to justify the need for “re-interpretation” of the Qur’ān in the modern times. It’s propounders call for “liberation of Islam” from the yoke of clerical monopoly and its harmonization with […]

 Guest Author

5 Things Muslim States can do for Rohingya Muslims

5 Things Muslim States can do for Rohingya Muslims

The Rohingya are a Muslim minority population living mainly in the state of Arakan, in Myanmar (Burma). Although approximately 800,000 Rohingya live in Myanmar, and apparently their ancestors were in the country for centuries, the Burmese government does not recognize Rohingya people as citizens. People without a state, the Rohingya face harsh persecution in Myanmar. […]

 Guest Author

Is Javed Ahmad Ghamidi devotional or deviational?

Is Javed Ahmad Ghamidi devotional or deviational?

Ovais Manzoor Dar The bottle of modern civilization is brimful with the wine of ‘LAA.’ Perhaps there is no cup of ‘ILLA’ in the hands of the cup bearer (Allama Iqbal, Bal-i-Jibril). As humanity was covered by the torment of death, God sent the Last Prophet (pbuh) to resuscitate it, and to deliver it from darkness […]

 Guest Author

Are We Namesake Muslims?

Are We Namesake Muslims?

It is a tragedy of our times that people, particularly Muslims, are becoming very cavalier. They have lost their faith in the Supreme Leader of this ephemeral cosmos. Their hearts are filled with the love of this materialistic world. Committing sins has now become so common as to be normal. We don’t bother about sins, […]

 Omer Farooq

‘Pen represents intellect while as sword is a sign of power’ – Dr Ghulam Qadir Lone

‘Pen represents intellect while as sword is a sign of power’ – Dr Ghulam Qadir Lone

Dr Ghulam Qadir Lone is a renowned scholar, author and intellectual. His three important books namely “Muta’alai Tasawwuf” and “Quroon e wusta kay musalmanoun kay scienci karnamay” and ” Iqbal aur Nitzche” got good applaud in academic circles of Sub-Continent. Apart from these, many of his books have hit the stands. His work in research, […]