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Archive for August, 2016

Forget Our Own Hunger

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By Hazrath Inayat Khan In order to awaken love and sympathy in our hearts, sacrifices must be made. We must forget our own troubles in order to sympathize with the troubles of others. To relieve the hunger of others, we must forget our own hunger. Everybody is working for selfish ends, not caring about others, […]

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Islam is Opposed to Terrorism

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Given Islam’s clear teaching about all creatures being members of God’s family, it is ironical that some Muslims care nothing about killing innocent people, and that too in the name of Islam. By Maulana Wahiduddin Khan If properly understood, Islam is the very opposite of terrorism and has nothing to do with it. The word […]

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Matrimonial August 2016 – Bride Wanted

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SUNNI MUSLIM BOY MBBS PURSUING RESIDENCY IN US SEEK ALLIANCE FROM A BEAUTIFUL HIJAB OBSERVING GIRL BANGALORE BASED PREFERABLY GRADUATE OR PG (NO BE, MBBS, BDS). CONTACT: 9379712479. E-MAIL: mumtazsultana24@gmail.com BANGALORE S.M. PARENTS EDUCATED FAMILY BACKGROUND SEEKS ALLIANCE FOR THEIR SON VERY HANDSOME FAIR 5.9”, 29 YEARS. QUALIFIED B.E. (C.S) WORKING IN REPUTED MNC. SIX […]

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Matrimonial August 2016 – Groom Wanted

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Bangalore based Sunni Sheik Urdu speaking family invite alliance for their Daughter 28 Years, BA, fair, & good looking. We are looking for educated and well settled family from Bangalore, Canada Dubai or US. Interested can contact E-mail: nisha.blr24@gmail.com, mob: 9945140976. Mysore: Ahle-Hadees parent Seek alliance for their daughter [aged 25, ht 5’.2”, B.E-E&C, non-working, […]

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Look Within To Find Solutions

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There is wisdom in the ants going into their dwellings in dangerous times. It emphasises the importance of turning inwards to our true dwelling, that is the heart, to find solutions rather than engage in aimless confrontations. By Sadia Dehlvi The Quran has an entire chapter called Naml (ant), named after one of God’s tiny […]

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Is Life Insurance Halaal?

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Q. Is it okay to go for life insurance? What is the Islamic position on this? Could the life be insured? – Sana Sultan, Bangalore Editor replies: Life is of course God-given and it is He who withdraws it. The time of death is not known except to God himself. So what emerges from it […]

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Are Islamic Schools Necessary?

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Q: What do you think of the growing number of ‘Islamic schools’—schools that provide students general as well as Islamic education? On the one hand, they provide students with religious education and what they regard as a religious environment, which is something that their parents value. On the other hand, since such schools are attended […]

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Alternate System of Schooling

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Q: Given that spirituality is hardly, if at all, addressed in the present ‘modern’ educational system, would you suggest an alternate system of schooling, or would you suggest reforms within the present system? Answered by Maulana Wahiduddin Khan A: I do not believe in reform of the education system. Today, the system of education is […]

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Spirituality and ‘Modern’ Education

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Q: ‘Modern’ schools, by and large, are geared to preparing students for material ‘success’, and not to making them better, God-conscious, kinder, more compassionate and caring human beings. They generally have little or no room for spirituality. Partly as a result of this sort of mis-education, many students grow up to think that becoming materially […]

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Positivity in the Quran

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Positivity is about feeling thankful and focusing on the good. Here are four examples of how the Quran teaches positivity. By Sheima Sumer 1. The Quran teaches that being thankful benefits YOU: “…Whoever gives thanks benefits his own soul…” (Holy Quran 31:12) 2. The Quran encourages us to focus on the good: When Prophet Muhammad […]

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