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A letter of address to the powers that be.... judgement for faskh.

May the peace and blessings of ALLAH be upon you.

The Hakim

When a person possesses deep thought, Then by everything is a lesson taught. (Proverb [from Imām al-Ghazālī’s Iḥyā ‘Ulūm al-Dīn) This is how we connect our outer journey to the inner. 198 more words

From My Heart To Yours... Through Language.

Native Norse Traditions Revived in Iceland

An Icelandic association called Asatruarfelagid headed by high-priest Hilmar Orn Hilmarsson has raised sufficient funds and received permission from the government to construct the first Norse temple in 1,000 years… 267 more words

Good News

Christianity has been just as tolerant as Islam

If there is one claim that I hate is that Christianity has been more intolerant than Islam. Even though I mostly defend Islam and Muslims in this blog, that doesn’t mean that I can’t disagree with certain Muslim claims, and besides, Muslims are not the only ones who claim this, many non-Muslims, in the West and elsewhere, also say the same thing. 812 more words

Religion

A Holiday Gift: Religious Tolerance

Here’s a sharp video from Dr. Larry Schweikart, University of Dayton, on the PragerU site that explains the origins of religious tolerance in the English colonies of North America, and the astounding breakthrough that was the First Amendment of the U.S. 52 more words

American History

From The Mall Of The Emirates....

Some Christmas cheer met us at nooks and crannies of the Mall of The Emirates.

Beautiful, twinkling Christmas decors, lots of hustle and easy going bustle of shoppers and light entertainment as well. 56 more words

Gratitude

The Tyranny of the Righteous (Part 2)

That America is and always has been a “Christian nation” is one of our most enduring national myths. Yet in 1796 the newly formed United States of America negotiated a treaty with the Muslim-ruled Barbary state of Tripoli in North Africa, assuring them that “the government of the United States is not, in any sense, founded on the Christian religion.” 3,089 more words

We CAN Just Get Along


Greg puts away the menorah until next year while Fire Fly gets ready for the winter solstice.