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Preparing for Ramadhan – Sha’ban 1

السلام عليكم My dear brothers and sisters. This week we enter the month of Sha’ban, alhamdul’illah. It is a great gift that Allah (swt) has allowed us to again come to this time of the year. And soon, insha’allah we … Continue reading

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Why Holi in this Dargah in UP is unique | The Rahnuma Daily

Barabanki, March 10 (IANS) This is a Holi that is different to the only being celebrated in the rest of the country. Dewa Sharif Dargah, the shrine of the Sufi saint Haji Waris Ali Shah, is the only dargah in … Continue reading

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22nd Rajab Urs Imam Jafar al Sadiq, Mecca, 148AH/765CE

Jaʿfar ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (Arabic: جعفر بن محمد الصادق‎) was a descendant of Muhammad and a prominent Muslim jurist. He is revered as an Imam by the adherents of Shi’a Islam and as a renowned Islamic scholar and personality by … Continue reading

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Sufism in Pak in contested space

Ranjit Powar Nadeem Farooq Paracha might have well picked another name for his tongue-in-cheek narrative, Soul Rivals: State, Militant and Pop Sufism in Pakistan. The Church and the State have always Source: Sufism in Pak in contested space

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The stanzapelters

Three poets, three different sensibilities, one Calcutta-based publisher and one common theme Source: The stanzapelters

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