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THE BENEFICENT

HOLY QUR’AN
SURAH (CHAPTER) 55
AL RAHMAN (THE BENEFICENT)

In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.

55:1 The Beneficent

55:2 Taught the Quran. 803 more words

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Modern Cosmology and Astrophysics in Ismaili Ginans by Shiraz Pradhan

“Our story begins as all stories do: In the beginning there was nothing, no universe, no galaxies, no sun, no moon, no stars. Then all of a sudden there was a titanic explosion from nothingness — BIG BANG….In this essay I propose to first present a brief scientific description of the Big Bang origin of the universe from a gigantic explosion, its growth in various phases right up to our present time, and then cite Ismaili Ginans that have striking parallels of modern Cosmology and Astrophysics in them” — Shiraz Pradhan…

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::: The Fruit Basket :::

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- – - A Wonderful Story With A Powerful Lesson – - -

An old Farmer lived on a farm in the mountains with his young grandson. 405 more words

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Noah's Ark in Islamic Scripture by Jehangir A. Merchant

The much talked and anticipated Hollywood movie “Noah” hit theatres last week amidst criticisms by many religious groups consisting of Muslims and Christians. Movie goers rated it from a high of “A” and “B” with some demoting it to a “D”. 165 more words

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In Ogden Memorial Lecture, Ismaili Imam Speaks About the Communications Revolution and Its Risks, and Says Progress is Possible When Today's Complex World Issues are Subject to Competent, Intelligent, Nuanced and Sophisticated Dogmatic Free Analysis, and Based Upon What He Describes as "Empathetic Knowledge"

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I. Excerpts from President Christina Paxson’s Introduction to His Highness the Aga Khan

Today we welcome His Highness the Aga Khan to the Brown campus — not as a newly arrived guest, but as a returning friend of the University and a Brown parent.

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THE OVERWHELMING EVENT

In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.

88:1 Has there come to thee the news of the Overwhelming Event?

88:2 Faces on that day will be downcast, 147 more words

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