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Paul Chehade - Summaries of World Religions.

The world's principal religions and spiritual traditions may be classified into a small number of major groups, although this is by no means a uniform practice. In world cultures, there have traditionally been many different groupings of religious ... Press Release Ping, 1 week ago

Iceland's Asatru pagans reach new height with first temple ...

From the section Europe People of any religion are able to take part in Asatru ceremonies It has been the dream of Iceland´s neo-pagan worshippers for four decades. Now construction of the first heathen temple or "hof" to be built in a ...
 BBC2 weeks ago Iceland's pagans reach new height with first temple  BBC2 weeks ago

How Sufism could balance Salafism

Students attend a traditional Sufi "halaqa" (study group) at the Ribat Tarim religious school in the historical city of Tarim in southeastern Yemen, Feb. 23, 2010.(photo by REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah) Author:Ali Mamouri Posted January 16, 2015 ...
 AlMonitor1 month ago

Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms

Journeys into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East Gerard Russell Basic Books, $28.99, 352 pp. When the Islamic State (formerly known as ISIS, or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) conquered the city of Sinjar on August 3, thousands ...
 Commonweal2 months ago

For Valentine's Day grouches: Five ways love, beauty and broken hearts have changed Africa's history

GOING by thecontemporary narrative, love is something powerful, but fleeting and rather silly—with all it's apparent expectations of dead plants, wax candles and whiny violins. But Valentine's Day grouches, don't despair. Love can be ...
 Mail & Guardian Online2 weeks ago

Wahhabi Islam

This branch of Islam is often referred to as "Wahhabi," a term that many adherents to this tradition do not use. Members of this form of Islam call themselves Muwahhidun ("Unitarians", or "unifiers of Islamic practice"). They use the Salafi Da'wa or ...
 GlobalSecurity.org3 weeks ago

Blasphemy Laws: A Crime Against Humanity

Benjamin Franklin once wrote that, In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes . Yet when it comes to disparaging the Prophet Mohammed, two additional certainties become readily apparent: first, that a wide swath of the ...
 Disinformation1 month ago

Sorry Aamir, despite all the denials PJ has an anti-hindu undertone

By Madhu Purnima Kishwar Let me state at the outset that PK is an eminently entertaining film, though it claims to raise serious issues. Cinematically, too, the film is a visual treat in many parts. The dialogues are crisp and punchy. The use of ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago Decoding PK: Despite fun the undertone is anti-Hindu  MSN News1 month ago Decoding PK: Despite fun and frolic, the undertone is ...  Firstpost.com1 month ago Reconversion paradoxes  Indian Express1 month ago

Crises of Nigeria's electoral forecasts

BY CHIDI OBINECHE Towards the end of the first republic, the Sardauna of Sokoto and premier of the then Northern Nigeria, Sir Ahmadu Bello, embarked on a lasting mis­sion of spiritual atonement. This mission was activated against the backdrop of ...
 Daily Sun1 month ago

'Reconversion' Paradoxes

While Hindu nationalism developed a strong opposition to Islam in the wake of the Khilafat movement, which was largely responsible for the creation of the RSS in 1925, this ism first crystallised as a reaction to Christianity — and has remained ...
 Carnegie Endowment1 month ago
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