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The shimmering, khamosh dargah

DECCAN CHRONICLE. | LALITA IYER It is among the few structures to have incorporated classical European elements within its architecture. Hyderabad: Crowded lanes, recalcitrant two-wheeler drivers, rash four wheelers and you make a right turn hoping the lane is large enough for … Continue reading

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Working to protect the Quran and women’s rights | News | dailyuw.com

Editor’s Note: [I am happy to see this article and happy that UW is helping the cause! But I must just clarify one thing from the beginning of the article – there have always been women who have done serious … Continue reading

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Mystic Mantra: Spiritual illumination of Wahdat-ul-Wujood

Asian Age, April 26, 2018 Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi The Sufi philosophy of Wahdat is actually derived from Tawheed, the basic Islamic tenet of monotheism. India’s mystics — both rishi-munis and Sufi saints — were able to go beyond the man-made … Continue reading

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Kosovo’s Sufi Dervish order celebrates the new year, spring

Source: Kosovo’s Sufi Dervish order celebrates the new year, spring For an Islamic dervish order in southern Kosovo, it’s time for the annual celebration to mark the new year, the birthday of the sect’s founder and spring. That means holding … Continue reading

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22nd Jumada ath-Thani Urs Hazrat Abu Baqr Sidiqqi (ra), Medina, 634CE

Abu Bakr (Abdullah ibn Abi Qahafa) was a senior companion  and the father-in-law of Muhammad (saw). He ruled over the Rashidun Caliphate from 632-634 CE when he became the first Muslim Caliph following Muhammad’s death.As Caliph, Abu Bakr succeeded to … Continue reading

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