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Iraq : A Portrait of War, Peace and Pilgrimage

“No cell phone? No camera? No bomb?”

A soldier asks, at one of the security checks before entering the mosque. Every city, every village, every street and street corner has its own character.

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The Territorial Spirit that is Puritanical Islam

The territorial spirit that underlies the Islamic faith has been playing on my mind for too long now and so I decided to share it with the wider world, enough of whom I feel are quite oblivious to it. 644 more words


Eid al-Ghadeer

Eid al-Ghadeer, on the 18th of Dhu al-Hijjah in the Islamic calendar, is a celebration of the appointment ofAli ibn Abi Talib… 139 more words

My Art / Paintings

cannot find symbol even both the java files are in the same folder

I have a problem while compiling the java classes .I’ve created the
first public class named Test.java and when I’m trying to create its
object in the second public class named TestOpt.java (these both files… 190 more words


Post: Zakir Hussain at the University of Pennsylvania, October 5th, 2014

Zakir Hussain, world-renowned tabla virtuoso, will be performing at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on the University of Pennsylvania campus this Sunday, October 5th at 7:00 pm… 68 more words

South Asia

Man jailed for 13 years after raping pensioner

A man who raped a pensioner in her own Solihull home has been locked up for 13 years after being caught by his own DNA. 431 more words