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Blast at Pakistan shrine kills 52, wounds scores

 Reuters International     www.swissinfo.ch

NOV 12, 2016

An injured boy is wheeled from the ambulance after an explosion in at the Shah Noorani Shrine in Baluchistan, at a hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, November 12, 2016. 339 more words

Asia

Rumi: Then I Left Everyone, Myself As Well!

“Doing as others told me, I was blind.
Coming when others called me, I was lost.
Then I left everyone, myself as well…

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Travels

THE SUFI WARRIOR WHO UNITED THE FAKIRS AND SANYASIS AGAINST THE BRITISH

‘Yes Majnu Shah’, nodded Cherag Fakir. ‘Only he can make the Sahibs run in fear.’ Asif had of course heard about Majnu Shah and his heroic battles with the British. 1,231 more words

Religious Syncretism

The Guest House by Rumi: Sufism

The first glimpse of Sufism

I remember it. My first glimpse of Sufism. An unusual book was lying on the table, with the name “Bulleh Shah” printed on it. 290 more words

Poetry

Sufi Whirling

Our collection of paintings on Arab delights primarily feature Sufis and their dances.

In order to understand the depth of these paintings, it is vital that one primarily gets acquainted with the concept of Sufism and what it is all about. 252 more words

Controversial Texts, Mystery Funds: On The Trail Of Saudi-Style Islam In India

All India | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Sonal Matharu and Manas Singh) | Updated: September 25, 2016
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Much is made of funds pouring in to promote Saudi-style Islam in India (known as Salafism or Wahhabism), and of its influence, but what is the ground reality? 690 more words

Arab World