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Archive for April, 2018

Bodruddoja Saikh – The coach behind more than 75 medals won by Paralympians of West Bengal

Bodruddoja Saikh – The coach behind more than 75 medals won by Paralympians of West Bengal

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A resident of Sonarkunda village of Nalhati block in Bengal’s Birbhum district, Saikh knew from the start that he would never get the respect his able-bodied friends and family received, but that never stopped him from following his dreams. Sometimes, adversity comes in the form of poverty, illiteracy and malnutrition. On other occasions, it comes […]

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Learning  the  Art of Living in  Reality

Learning the Art of Living in Reality

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The Discover Yourself Workshops were held in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg in March 2018. Some of the participants share their Experiences about the Workshop I am generally a person who is stable. I learned a lot about using the heart and not the mind to achieve my goals in life. It was excellent and […]

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Dealing With Difficulties: Learning From Sheha

Dealing With Difficulties: Learning From Sheha

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It took some time for Sheha to adjust to being completely blind. She knew she could no longer be a scientist, but that didn’t mean she had given up on life. There was something else that she discovered she could do.  By Sheesha Hee!   Sheha was a cheerful and intelligent girl. She was so good at […]

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Sri Lankan Religious Leaders Join Anti-Drug Protest

Sri Lankan Religious Leaders Join Anti-Drug Protest

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Sri Lanka’s religious leaders are stepping up their campaign for a drug-free society, joining thousands of others in a protest march against the increased use of illegal drugs, especially among school children. The country has been on the map for years as a transit point for major drug cartels. Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith, archbishop of Colombo, said […]

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Rabbinical Student Explains Judaism to Muslims in Arabic

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Is it true that Judaism doesn’t accept converts? Is it true that Jews have to wash their hands before they pray? These are just a few of the questions Elhanan Miller has heard over the years. A fluent Arabic speaker and former Arab affairs correspondent for The Times of Israel, Miller saw that many Muslims he […]

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Meet a Muslim

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At a cafe in north Seattle, Moina Shaiq met with more than 20 people who showed up for an understanding of Islam. Moina Shaiq in the USA has created “Meet a Muslim,” a series of gatherings in which people meet her for coffee and talk about the religion, with an aim to show that followers […]

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Terms Related with Writing  تحریر سے متعلق اصطلاحات

Terms Related with Writing تحریر سے متعلق اصطلاحات

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Anecdote: A short account of a particular incident or event, especially of an interesting or amusing nature. (دلچسپ حکایت) Euphemism: These terms are used for talking about unpleasant or embarrassing subjects without mentioning the thing themselves. (ناخوشگوار بات کو ملائم پیرائے میں بیان کرنا۔ حسنِ تعبیر) Thesis, a long piece of writing on a particular  subject,  especially one that is done […]

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Muslim, Jewish and Christian Musicians Play Beyond Barriers

Muslim, Jewish and Christian Musicians Play Beyond Barriers

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Through their musical collaboration, the Salaam-Shalom Music Project encourages listeners to cross cultural divides. A group of Muslim, Jewish and Christian musicians have been celebrating their musical heritage together for almost two decades by performing each other’s repertoires. They’re called The Salaam-Shalom Music Project. The name means “peace” in Arabic and Hebrew.   “When you learn music, you […]

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Chat-and-Paw!

Chat-and-Paw!

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If, as many religions teach us, God is our best friend, it’s good to think about how much time we spend in ‘His’ company each day. By Roshan Shah If you have a good friend, you love his/her company. You enjoy spending hours on end with him/her, talking about all sorts of things or even just […]

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Knitting Together a Lot of Joy!

Knitting Together a Lot of Joy!

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Mr. Rostem hit upon a brilliant idea! He would learn to knit! He would knit things like socks, scarves and sweaters and give them as gifts. By A Staff Writer It had been a few months since Mr. Rostem had joined the home for the elderly, and he wasn’t liking it one bit. “I’ve never […]

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