Islam in the press


Gandhi, Islam and more   T+ The HinduNEW ARRIVAL: Vice-President Hamid Ansari (second from left) releasing a book titled “Faith and Freedom: Gandhi in History” authored by Professor Mushirul Hasan (left) along with former West Bengal Governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi (second from right) and renowned author Ashis Nandy (right) on the […]


Timbuktu, Islam’s Ancient Seat Of Learning, Loses Priceless Manuscripts (PHOTOS) By KRISTA LARSON and MICHELLE FAUL 01/29/13 12:11 PM ET EST Al Qaeda, Islam, Scripture Commentary, Ahmed Baba Institute, Radical Islam, Timbuktu Manuscripts, Ancient Islam, Islamists, Mali, Quran, Scripture Study, Timbuktu, Religion News  SEVARE, Mali — Timbuktu, the fabled desert city where retreating Muslim extremists destroyed ancient manuscripts, was a center of Islamic […]

WHERE SPIRITUALITY MEETS VIOLENCE: SPIRITUAL LIVING CENTER, SAN JOSE Interfaith Dialog When Spirituality Meets with Violence Silicon Valley Chapter December 9, 2012 By Mubashir Ahmad (LLB/MA) An Interfaith Discussion with Representatives of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Sikhism & Spiritual Living   On Sunday January 27, 2013, the Silicon Valley jamaat co-hosted an Interfaith Event at Center for Spiritual […]


Defending Islam and Muslims-Response to ‘Laws and Religion – Some Concerns of Sinhala Buddhists’ Hameed Abdul Karim Shenali Waduge’s article on ‘Laws and Religion: Some Concerns of Sinhala Buddhists’ appearing in the Daily News on the 12th of January 2013 is the latest in a long series of scaremongering among Sinhala […]

Muslims for Peace

Huff Post: Kelly James Clark. We can attract more Muslims to the side of justice, peace, and liberty when our majority Christian nation genuinely seeks a world with liberty and justice for all. Noting the behaviors of some Muslims in Muslim-majority countries might leave the impression that most Muslims and […]