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Making Music for a Peaceful World!

Making Music for a Peaceful World!

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Why I Still Carry A Guitar: The Spiritual Journey of Cat Stevens to Yusuf By Yusuf Islam Sakinah Media, UK Email: books@sakinahmedia.com Website: www.sakinahmedia.com Why I Still Carry A Guitar is Yusuf Islam’s gripping and moving memoir. The book reflects his return to music, to deliver his message of peace to the world. Reviewed By Nigar God has […]

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Power of Faith

Power of Faith

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

By the Grace Of God: An Autobiography By Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil Kristu Jyoti Publications, Bangalore (www.kjcpublications.org) Year: 2018 160 Pages, Rs. 130 The book is a stirring account of Fr. Tom’s days in captivity in war-torn Yemen, the process that led to his release and his eventual return to India. Reviewed by P. Joy On […]

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Muslim-Sikh Spiritual Connections 

Muslim-Sikh Spiritual Connections 

| April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sikh Mazhab Se Mutalliq Motabar Muslim Shaksiyaat (Urdu) (Notable Muslim Personalities Related to the Sikh Religion) By Mohammad Habib Compiled by Jaspal Kaur & Abid Ali Khan Farid Book Depot, New Delhi (email: faridexport@gmail.com) Rs. 200, Pages: 224 In this interesting book, Mohammad Habib provides some insightful details of Muslim personalities who played a positive role in Sikh […]

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An Indian MNC’s Fight against Deadly Microbes

An Indian MNC’s Fight against Deadly Microbes

| April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Odyssey of Courage: The Story of an Indian Multinational By Habil Khorakiwala Maven Rupa, New Delhi Pages: 215 Rs. 595 Year: 2017 The books charts Wockhardt’s rise on the global pharmaceutical R&D map. Reviewed by Maqbool Ahmed Siraj The book Odyssey of Courage: The Story of an Indian Multinational recounts the journey of Wockhardt from […]

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Locating Islam and Muslims in Medieval History

Locating Islam and Muslims in Medieval History

| March 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

A dissection of history’s long shadow over Hindu-Muslim relations in India that saps the creative energies of Muslims. Reviewed by Maqbool Ahmed Siraj Muslims have been part of India for over a millennium. This book under review is an outcome of the quest of author Raziuddin Aquil (a teacher of history in Delhi University) to […]

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Making the World Happier  One Good Deed At A Time!

Making the World Happier  One Good Deed At A Time!

| March 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

The book’s endearing conversational style and its wonderful illustrations add to its inspirational message to make it eminently suitable for almost every age group, from 6 to 106! Reviewed by Roshan Shah Launched around a decade ago, ‘Your Turn Now!’ (YTN) has blossomed into a movement inspiring many people to engage in acts of kindness […]

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Kannada Book on  “Conspiracies of Sangh Parivar” Released

Kannada Book on “Conspiracies of Sangh Parivar” Released

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The book was released by noted Kannada author Mr. Marulsiddappa in Kannada Bhavan situated in the heart of the city. Bengaluru: A Kannada book titled “Sanchugara Sangha Parivara” by noted author Vidudalai Rajendran was released in the Kannada Bhavan on Saturday (Jan. 20) morning amid huge applause by a large audience. The title can be […]

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A More Meaningful Understanding of Shariah

A More Meaningful Understanding of Shariah

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Kamali’s reflections provide helpful guidance geared to promoting gender justice, establishing better relations between Muslims and others, and encouraging peace and justice for all. Shariah Law: Questions and Answers By Mohammad Hashim Kamali Published by Oneworld Publications, Oxford Pages: 278 Year: 2017 Price: $ 19.99 Reviewed by Yusuf Khan Hashim Kamali is a prolific writer […]

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Chronicling the Legendary Dewan

Chronicling the Legendary Dewan

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Mirza Ismail served the people and potentates of erstwhile princely states with devotion, with a keen eye on development. Sir Mirza M. Ismail: A Great Administrator By B. Sheik Ali Darul Umoor Research Centre, Srirangapatna, Karnataka Pages 322 Price Rs. 400 Reviewed by Maqbool Ahmed Siraj Sir Mirza M. Ismail: A Great Administrator by Prof. Sheik […]

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Away from the Beaten Path

Away from the Beaten Path

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sermons that deal with issues of topical interest could trigger new thinking. An Anthology of Friday Sermons By Abdullah Ahmed Manham Vachanam Books Noor Complex, Mavoor Road Calicut-673632, Ph: 94004-00989 Rs. 100, Pages 184. By A Staff Reviewer This is a pocket size collection of Friday sermons delivered by the author Abdullah Ahmed Manham who […]

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