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Reaction to Blasphemy: Who is Right?

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We are perfectly okay with extremely hurtful acts or speech, as long as those that are hurt have been successfully demonized in our minds. Thousands of people have been calling for a boycott of France in response to the remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron due to recent Paris attacks. [ Continue reading…]


Muslim Brotherhood is a terrorist group, does not represent Islam: Saudi Senior scholars

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The Saudi Council of Senior Scholars (CSS) said that the Muslim Brotherhood is a terrorist group that does not represent the approach of Islam. In a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA), the council added that “the group (blindly) follows its partisan objectives that are running contrary [ Continue reading…]



Islam, freedom of religion and the recent jihadist attacks in Europe

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It is generally believed that Islam is a backward religion, reinforcing the beliefs of the medieval period, if not of the ancient period, it is conservative and even fundamentalist in its outlook, and it motivates its followers to be intolerant and violent. Islam, it is further believed, is incompatible with [ Continue reading…]


A slum in Agartala where Hindus and Muslims celebrated Durga Puja together

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The Durga Puja committee at Mollapara is headed by a Muslim – Ruhiz Miah. The Puja committee consists of 31 members — 18 are Muslims and the 13 others are Hindus Most of the time Hindus and Muslims are not able to see eye to eye. But Hindus and Muslims [ Continue reading…]


Muslim forum condemns beheading in Paris

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Intellectuals and activists from the Muslim community condemned the beheading of a French schoolteacher, at a webinar organised by Indian Muslims for Secular Democracy (IMSD) on Sunday. The webinar began by observing a two-minute silence to pay homage to history teacher Samuel Paty who was murdered by a Chechen extremist [ Continue reading…]



The Quran, requires “holy war” against the Jews

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JD: I understand the Palestinian Authority Mufti which would be the highest ranking Islamic cleric there with the Palestinian Authority has said that the Sharia obligates every Muslim to make holy war, Jihad against the Jews, give us the latest on that.  DD: Yes well that is a very widely held belief [ Continue reading…]


Know how the Holy Quran came to Earth

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The verses in the Quran are those which were spoken by prophet Muhammad when he was completely immersed in divine inspiration. It is said that according to Islamic beliefs, God used to send these verses to Muhammad through angels. The collection of these holy verses is called the Quran. It [ Continue reading…]


How Islam Is Different From Other Religions

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We want to believe we’re all basically the same and want the same things, but what if we’re not? Islam, in both theory and practice, is “exceptional” in how it relates to politics. Because of its outsize role in law and governance, Islam has been—and will continue to be—resistant to [ Continue reading…]


The Old Woman Who Regularly Threw Rubbish on Prophet Muhammad

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Prophet Muhammad (S) was a very kind and loving person. He treated every one, young and old, with kindness and respect. Because Prophet Muhammad (S) was spreading the word of God, because he was changing, for better, the lives of many Arabs and because some Arabs felt that by the [ Continue reading…]


The Story of an Old Woman Who Abused Prophet Muhammad

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One day when Prophet Muhammad was walking back, he saw an elderly woman holding her provisions. So, the Prophet (S) went to her and asked her: Can I help you? The old woman happily gave him the stuff and he was carrying it back to her home. And the whole [ Continue reading…]