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In Pakistan, I​slamic ​S​tate​ finds its theological e...

On Thursday evening as hundreds of devotees were engrossed in the ecstatic prayers and the nightly song and dance session `dhammal’ at the renowned Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Pakistan, a suicide bomber threw a grenade at the crowd and detonated his ... DNA, 2 days ago

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Backgrounder: The Qalandar's magnetism

Sindh's centuries-old bond with Sufis and Sufism is no secret. And among the great mystics that draw devotees from across the province -- and indeed across the country -- is Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, whose shrine was savagely bombed on Thursday evening. Read ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago

‘Works of Sharanas, Sufis played a decisiverole in uniting people of different faiths’

“The literature of the Sharanas and the Sufis played a decisive role in the Hyderabad Karnataka region in bringing people from different culture and faiths under one roof,” Rahamat Tarikere, professo...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
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Pakistan's Sufis defiant after Islamic State attack on shrine kills 83

Thursday night's bombing at the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine, in southern Sindh province, killed 83 people in Pakistan's deadliest attack in two years.
 DNA4 days ago Islamic State threatens Egypt Sufis after claiming cleric murders  Zee News2 months ago Wailing, anger at Sufi shrine in Pakistan after bomber kills 77  DNA4 days ago Nearly 100 dead, scores injured as powerful blast rips through Sufi shrine in Pakistan, ISIS claims responsibility  Zee News5 days ago

Sufism holds more relevance in present times: Pak writer

At a time when the world reels under the shadow of terrorism, Pakistani writer and journalist Reema Abbasi feels the Sufi message of pluralism, unity and love, has become more relevant that ever. The writer was speaking at the launch of her book, "Ajmer ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Meet Reema Abbasi, the only Pakistani writer who attended Jaipur Lit Fest  catchnews.com3 weeks ago

Soul sensation

Sufism to me, means an acceptance of all humanity as equal and a respect for other faiths and choices. It is the search for truth. And through the music that I create with The Sufi Gospel Project, I am searching for my truth, my relationship with God and ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

'Need to revamp Theology curriculum in varsities'

Extremism can only be countered with ideology of 'sufism' and there is a need to revamp the Theology curriculum taught in varsities across the country, Sufi scholar Baba Ashraf said here today. "Sufism is the method to achieve peace and harmony. It is the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Taliban suicide bombers attack court in Pakistan, 7 killed

Seven persons, including a lawyer, were killed and 21 others injured on Tuesday when a group of heavily-armed Taliban suicide bombers stormed a court in Pakistan’s volatile Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the latest in a wave of terror attacks in the country. IMAGE: Hospital workers transport a man injured in the blast to a hospital in Peshawar. Photograph: Khuram Parvez/Reuters The attackers opened fire and threw grenades as they attempted to enter the sessions court premises in ...
 Rediff.com5 hours ago 5 JuA terrorists killed in Pak Punjab: Police  The Financial Chronicle2 days ago Advani condemns Pakistan shrine bombing  Business Standard3 days ago Sufi shrine attack: Will Pak Army reset its terror policy or remain stuck in a loop of bloodshed?  First Post.com3 days ago

Pak minister wakes up to reality, says Hafiz Saeed threat to society

Pakistan has said that Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed, who has been listed under an anti-terrorism law, can pose a "serious threat" to the nation, and was thus placed under house arrest in the country's "larger interest". The acknowledgement of the danger the Mumbai attacks mastermind poses came from Pakistan's Defence Minister Khawaja Asif during an international security conference in Munich, Germany. "Saeed can pose a serious threat to the society," Asif told the audience at the Munich ...
 Rediff.com11 hours ago Hafiz Saeed can pose a serious threat to Pak: Defence Minister  Deccan Herald18 hours ago

6 killed, 14 injured in suicide blast outside Pak court

At least six persons were killed and 14 injured in a suicide blast and firing by terrorists outside a court in Pakistans Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province today. Security forces killed three suicide attackers outside the court in Khyber Pakhtunkhwas Charsadda ...
 Deccan Herald15 hours ago 7 killed, 14 injured in suicide blast outside Pak court  Deccan Herald13 hours ago
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