'Faith is beyond attire': MP Nusrat Jahan refuses to toe the line of clerics
Kolkata, Jun 30: Newly elected MP and actor Nusrat Jahan has said no one should comment on what she chooses to wear as "faith is beyond any attire", refusing to toe the line of hardline Muslim clerics who criticised her for wearing vermilion and mangalsutra....
Assess Your Piety before the End of Ramadan
Before the completion of the blessed month, Ramadan, its last few days provide you with an exceptional opportunity to assess and test the quantum of Taqwa and apply its power. Yes, we are talking about that Taqwa which has been nourished with days of fastings...
The Rational Way of Welcoming Ramadan
With the passing of every moment, the blessed month Ramadan is getting closer. With the advent of Ramadan a glittering change all around can be witnessed, as if darkness in the ambiance has experienced a precipitous illumination. Ramadan is a spring month that nourishes virtues...1
Sri Lanka bans covering the face with veils after terror attacks
Colombo, Apr 29: Sri Lanka government has imposed ban on covering of the face with veils, in a manner that prevents identification of a person. The rule announced by the President’s Media Division yesterday will come into force in the island nation today....2
Suicide Bomber vs Islam
The deadly attacks on the Sri Lankan Churches and hotels - whether it was carried out as retaliation against the New Zealand mosque attack or mere a mindless act of few terrorists- are highly condemned. Attacks on places of worship killing and injuring innocents are...1
Tamil star Simbu’s younger brother Kuralarasan embraces Islam in presence of parents
Newsroom, Feb 17: Tamil superstar Silambarasan Thesingu Rajendar (STR) aka Simbu’s younger brother Kuralarasan, who is also an actor, has embraced to Islam.
A video of Kuralarasan embracing Islam in the presence of his father T Rajendar, who is also a veteran actor and...5
‘We are not Wahhabis...’
We were welcomed to Diriyah hall on visiting to Janadriyah Festival. Diriyah is the key place in the history of Saudi Arabia. Present Riyadh is the old Najd.
The Saudi Arabia's founder monarch, Imam Muhammad bin Saud had begun his rule from Diriyah in...1
This Hyderabad mosque open for all religions, operates as health centre
Hyderabad, Nov 14: In a first, a mosque in south Indian city of Hyderabad has been turned into a health centre for people of all religions.
The Masjid-e-Ishaq mosque is providing healthcare facilities to slum dwellers in the vicinity, irrespective of their religion, with...
Stopped from installing idol in temple, 100 Hindu families threaten to convert to Islam
Meerut, Oct 11: Nearly 100 Dalit families in the Incholi area in the Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh have threatened to convert to Islam after they were allegedly stopped by locals, from placing idol of Goddess Kali in the village temple.
The angry Dalits...8
With a Brahminical touch, this Karnataka Dargah attracts Hindus in large numbers
Setting an example of religious harmony, people belonging to both Hindu and Muslim community pay obeisance at the Dargah of Harzat Shah Ruknuddin Tola in the Kalaburgi district of Karnataka. The doors of the shrine are apparently "open for all."
The shrine is dedicated...2