Tag: religious harmony

  • مرے بت خانے میں تو کعبے میں گاڑو برہمن کو – اختر بلوچ

    مرے بت خانے میں تو کعبے میں گاڑو برہمن کو – اختر بلوچ

    ہماری اس تحریر کا موضوع غالب کی ایک خواہش پر ہے جو مذہبی رواداری کی ایک خوبصورت اور اعلیٰ دلیل ہے۔ غالب برہمن کو کعبے میں دفنانا چاہتے تھے۔ ان کی یہ خواہش ان کی زندگی میں پوری نہ ہو سکی اور اب ممکن بھی نہیں، کیوں کہ برہمن تو کیا اب کوئی اہلِ کتاب […]

  • ’مالیر کوٹلہ مذہبی ہم آہنگی کی مثال ہے‘

    ’مالیر کوٹلہ مذہبی ہم آہنگی کی مثال ہے‘

    بھارتی پنجاب میں صرف مالیر کوٹلہ ایک ایسا شہر ہے جہاں آج بھی مسلمانوں کی اکثریت ہے اور پورے پنجاب میں رمضان کے دوران اتنی رونق کہیں اور نہیں ہوتی جتنی کہ اس شہر میں ہوتی ہے۔ باقی پنجاب میں جگہ جگہ پرانی مساجد ویران پڑی ہیں لیکن مالیر کوٹلہ میں داخل ہوتے ہی تصویر […]

  • 9 myths about Hinduism — debunked – by Moni Basu

    9 myths about Hinduism — debunked – by Moni Basu

        Suhag Shukla knows that’s how some people outside Hinduism see her religion. As the head of the Hindu American Foundation, Shukla, 42, clarifies misconceptions all the time. Hinduism is ancient, though there is no specific date for when it was formed. The name is a Sanskrit word; Hinduism and Hindu were coined by […]

  • Bilawal Bhutto Zardari appoints ‘untouchable’ as adviser

    Bilawal Bhutto Zardari appoints ‘untouchable’ as adviser

    Karachi: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, leader of the Pakistan People’s Party, has appointed a Hindu ‘untouchable’ as his adviser, an unprecedented office for a low caste Hindu in this conservative society. Surendar Vallasai, a former journalist, who later joined the media cell of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), was appointed as Bilawal’s adviser on minorities affairs. The […]

  • Spoiling The Innocence – by H.A Khan

    Yesterday I got the news of a new born boy in our relatives.I called and congratulated him and while I was talking with him he told me that his grandfather is giving the azan in his years. After the call I began to thought that since our birth in the Muslim homes our minds are […]

  • Holi: Our celebration of colors

    I am not an infidel, nor must I be labelled as one. My love for colors is not my crime. My crime is my indolence as a spectator of undue treatment that even I could nakedly feel while belonging to the mainstream religious Muslim community. Regardless of what beheld many intrigued minds–the festival was beautiful. […]

  • In TN village without Muslims, Hindus observe Muharram

    We are pleased to post this news report, published in The Times of India, which provides a unique insight into how the Hindus observe Muharram as a mark of respect with a message of religious harmony in the remote Muthuvanthidal hamlet in Sivaganga district. We believe without acknowledging the respective beliefs of others we can’t […]