Water or napkins? A brief history of the Muslim hygienic ritual that prevents piles and hemorrhoids.
Archive for the Category ‘Religion’
The blasphemy law is not an issue between Pakistani Christians and Muslims. It is an issue between our westernized extremists and religious extremists. Both are wrong, and both are holding Pakistan hostage and both need to be restrained. Outsiders and foreigners, please stay out of this internal debate.
An office an Afghan software company has been burned in Chennai. Fifty-nine Afghan students including two girls escape from an Indian university and seek refuge in New Delhi after threats to their lives from ordinary Indians. Last week, two Afghan students were seriously beaten and five injured, including the son of an Afghan minister. Afghan embassy in India has asked India police to ensure security of Afghan citizens.
Hindu terror is a reality, yet India refuses to utter its name. An excellent investigative story by Indian journalists working for the Outlook India magazine.
This American-Egyptian Islamic activist says he finds Muslims of all schools of thought living peacefully and cooperating with each other while living in the US when these same Muslims fight each other back in their home countries. He gives due credit to the American people for accepting others different than them, but he also makes a good argument on harmony among Muslims from different schools of thought.
The revelations about Hindu terror become more important in light of the statements made by Rahul Gandhi, widely expected to be a future prime minister, in which he said he believed the growth of Hindu extremists presented a greater threat to India than Al-Qaeda.
The problem in Pakistan is not between Muslims and Christians. It is between two Muslim minorities: liberal extremists and religious extremists. Foreign interference exacerbates this tension and does not help.
The near assassination of US politician Gabrielle Giffords shows how extremism and violence in America threaten to poison world peace in 21st century. This is the time to ask America to act. Forget Sudan and Afghanistan. Time to save America.
Christmas is a time to see how other faiths view Jesus, peace be upon him. Doing so shows how so much is in common between Islam and Christianity.
Pakistanis Celebrate Christmas
Despite minor gaffes by Pakistan’s usually clueless political class, Pakistanis joined their Christian compatriots and Christians worldwide in celebrating Christmas, recalling little known anecdotes from Pakistani and Islamic history about harmony between Islam and Christianity.
- A Khokar on Shireen Mazari Launches A Workshop To Explain New Threats To Pakistan’s Nuclear Policy
- Ali Masoud Abbasi on Shireen Mazari Launches A Workshop To Explain New Threats To Pakistan’s Nuclear Policy
- tariq on Pakistan Set For Extradition Request For Two Indian Terrorists
- Ali Masoud Abbasi on Pakistan Set For Extradition Request For Two Indian Terrorists
- Ali Masoud Abbasi on کراچی شہر کے چوراہے