Category Archives: Opinion

In the Chishti shrine in Ajmer

[A wonderful description of this sacred place and reflects many of my own thoughts as well – ISC] Rana Safvi February 17, 2019 00:15 IST Updated: February 17, 2019 13:04 IST Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti attracted kings and peasants alike to … Continue reading

Posted in News, Opinion, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Unveiling the Qur’an

Meeting the Qur’an through a Feminine voice Source: Unveiling the Qur’an February 11, 2019 by Saimma Dyer

Posted in Opinion, Religious Observance - Islam, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Between Disengagement and Changing Paradigms – A New Path for America’s Mosques | Guest Contributor

[Note from Imam Salim: This is article is long but well worth reading. It reflects many of the thoughts I have been having over the past ten years or so. I’d like to know your thoughts.] How does one resolve … Continue reading

Posted in News, Opinion, Uncategorized

Muslim preachers help Kosovo women learn, win their rights

Source: Muslim preachers help Kosovo women learn, win their rights PRISTINA, Kosovo — There’s a widespread tradition among many Muslims that it’s better for women to pray at home than in the mosque. But in Kosovo, an old Ottoman-era tradition … Continue reading

Posted in News, Opinion, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

‘Female Voices in the Quran’ examines role of women, encourages religious dialogue – The Tufts Daily

The Tufts University Chaplaincy and the Boston Islamic Seminary co-hosted “Female Voices in the Quran,” a workshop that examined female voices throughout the religious text, in the Tufts Interfaith Center on Oct. 6.

Posted in News, Opinion, Uncategorized | Leave a comment