“Ancient Trees: Portraits of Time” is one of the most beautiful books to come out in 2014.Filled with “mesmerizing black-and-white photographs of the world’s most majestic ancient trees,” San Francisco photographer Beth Moon‘s masterpiece makes me want to follow in her footsteps and see these beauties for myself in real life–before they become extinct. Here […]
Many oversized Korans have been created in many parts of the world, but the largest Koran carved out of wood is to be found in Palembang, South Sumatra. Work on the wooden Koran, which is called Al-Quran Al-Akbar, was initiated in 2002 and completed in 2009 at a cost of around Rp 2 billion (US$170,976). […]
By Rohail Khan, Senior Banker, Media Adviser, Philanthropist Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
A Blooming Flower in France, it only does so every 10 years: Amorphophallus titanum (from Ancient Greek amorphos, “without form, misshapen” + phallos, “phallus“, and titan, “giant” ), known as the titan arum, is a flowering plant with the largest unbranched inflorescence in the world. The titan arum’s inflorescence is not as large as that of the talipot palm, Corypha umbraculifera, but the inflorescence of the […]
Suggested Reading Maulvi Abdul Wahab Adam – An Exemplary Ahmadi Dr. Abdul Wahab bin Adam, Ameer Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, Ghana
It is a pamphlet by the Anti-Ahmadiyya organization, Khatam e Nubuwat and it says that getting treatment from an Ahmadi doctor or an Ahmadi hospital is absolutely forbidden in Islam and a major sin. I wonder, what they will say for a Christian, a Jewish, a Hindu, an atheist or a Buddhist doctor?
worldbulletin @worldbulletin #Palestinian lady collects gas bombs fired by Israeli army. She grows flowers in these bombs. pic.twitter.com/ThWZ7JgovL
The Gospels also tell us that Jesus, may peace be on him, also prayed by prostrating on the ground in the Garden of Gethsemane, to save himself from the accursed death on the cross.
“And help one another in righteousness and piety; but help not one another in sin and transgression. And fear Allah; surely, Allah is severe in punishment.” (Al Quran 5:3)
What looks grey and depressing from below appears magical from above. Lights from the city of Chur in eastern Switzerland illuminate a blanket of fog under a full moon on Saturday night.
Holy carp! A British tourist may have just reeled in a world record. While vacationing in Thailand for his birthday, Keith Williams hooked a 134-pound carp, believed to be the biggest ever caught. “He told his wife that he could feel in his bones that he was going to catch a special fish that day,” […]
The Colours of Kaghan Valley.End Less Beauty of DODIPIT Lake, Upper Kaghan Valley More on Explore the Beauty of Pakistan
White Peacocks of Pakistan. Explore the Beauty of Pakistan