Zaira Waseem’s Quran quote got her trolled, targeting her identity as a woman, Muslim and specifically a Kashmiri
Ghazala Ahmad Zaira Wasim is again caught in a spat – this time for sharing a verse from the Quran. The young former Bollywood actress from Kashmir even had to deactivate her Twitter and Instagram accounts after she faced a backlash from social media trolls for quoting a Quranic verse. The tweet from last Wednesday […]
Azra Choudhary, a Jammu massacre victim: the journey to Islam and translation of Tazkeer ul Quran into Dogri
Story of her life, her childhood in the most difficult conditions, her journey to Islam, translation of Quran and also the story of her mother, a victim of the Jammu massacre in 1947.
This is the story of Azra Chowdhary’s legendary life, how she began her childhood in the most difficult conditions, her journey to Islam and larger purpose as she toiled through her difficulties. Also the story ofher mother, a victim of the Jammu massacre in 1947. Azra Choudhary, a Jammuite Muslim and former govt employee, had […]
“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 […]
Prelude It burdens the hearts of Muslims who believe in the Quran verbatim, to know of a certain school of thought that, in the sway of modern western thinking, tends to be skeptical about supernatural entities and seeks to find empirical equivalents to such entities. For them, in order to remain as believers, the choice […]