Tag: Spirituality

A New Life


They come from far and wide. On every means of transport available. By land, air or sea. Some do not even mind going all the way on foot. Young or old, man or woman, rich or poor, black or white, from all categorisations of humanity possible, we find them there.

Mu’min and Muslim


Every Mumin is a Muslim but every Muslim is not necessarily a Mumin. By the term Mumin a person who has firm inner belief is meant and by the term Muslim we mean a submitter, i.e. someone who resigns His will to Allah, who agrees that there is Allah and

Have You Been Dialling The Wrong Number?


Instead of Asking People, Why Not Try Asking God Directly If He is There? We often come across people who curiously ask us: “Where is God?” The problem with such an approach is that though they are asking the right question, it is misdirected. Why ask the creation to tell

Antisemitism


Evidence From The Qur’an to demonstrate that It Does Not Support Racial Discrimination By Kashif Shahzada ISLAM is the religion of peace, tolerance and social justice. It promotes humankind as one community and shuns racism and bigotry. But sadly some misguided elements portray it negatively and their wrong portrayal if

Parents


Relations that Muslims must maintain with their elderly and aging parents AT TIMES our relationships with our elderly and aging parents can be challenging. It is quite common nowadays for people to send their parents to an old home at that period in life rather than bear them constant company.

The Labour Of Love


DID you know what the real measure of love is? Sacrifice. Yes, thatโ€™s true.ย  You can claim your love as much as you like, blow your own trumpet as loud as possible but its real measure, its factual test occurs when you make or do not make a sacrifice for

Belief As A Precursor To Change


Coughs and colds, aches and pains, bills to pay and hungry mouths to feed โ€“ this is how the majority of humanity would have greeted the new decade. While some of us celebrated the end of 2009 with zeal, fervor and enthusiasm, sang songs and partied all night, with New Yearโ€™s Day not bringing on hardship greater than the hoary head from last nightโ€™s hangover, the bulk of humanity, our fellow human beings, did not have much to revel about.