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STOP Demonizing Islam

November 26, 2015 - 3:28 pm in Faiths

Perhaps, no religion of world permits destruction and violence; instead they all preach for peace and harmony among human beings. However, western countries belonging to a particular color of skin think themselves as superior from others, have grouped together…

OF RABID RANTS AND FANATICAL DEFENCE: HOW WE DISREGARD A CITIZEN’S FEAR

November 26, 2015 - 11:31 am in Faiths

Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high  Where knowledge is free  Where the world has not been broken up into fragments  By narrow…

Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj: To Each Ones’ Own!

August 27, 2015 - 1:59 am in Faiths

Some concerned citizens have filed a Public Interest Litigation (August 17 2015) to stop the highest award of Maharashtra Government, Maharashtra Bhushan…

Saluting Courage: Memorial for Vasant & Rajab

August 16, 2015 - 7:24 pm in Faiths

Gujarat violence (2002) was horrific. In this, after the burning of train in Godhra in which 58 innocents died, the same tragedy was made the pretext to launch the massive violence in which over one thousand people perished. In the aftermath of that I got…

Terrorists and rioters have no religion?

August 14, 2015 - 6:42 pm in Faiths

Terrorists deliberately plant bombs or more lethal explosives at public places calculated to kill and maim maximum number of innocent men , women and children. They knowingly shed the blood of people who have not hurt them or or their cause. Such people have…

Muslim turnout for Yakub Memon’s Last Journey

August 7, 2015 - 10:49 pm in Faiths

Media reported that about 8000 people attended the last journey of Yakub Memon – whom the Supreme Court had earlier convicted for the offence of being part of conspiracy to plant bombs in various places in Mumbai on 12th March 1993. 257 innocent lives were…

Communal violence in Alirajpur district again

July 17, 2015 - 6:51 pm in Faiths, Uncategorized

I was informed by a contact that some miscreants in Katthiwada town of Alirajpur district of Madhya Pradesh were creating communal tension. I confirmed this with two other sources and then communicated it to Mr. Vipin Maheshwari, who is the IG Police for…

Bhakti-Sufi Traditions: Uniting Humanity

May 8, 2015 - 4:30 pm in Faiths

In contemporary times, religions’ identity is being used as cover for political agenda. Be it the terrorist violence or the sectarian nationalism in various parts of the World, religion is used to mask the underlying politics. While one was talking of separation…

Invitation – Contemporary Challenges to Freedom of Religion in India

May 6, 2015 - 11:55 am in Faiths

Centre for Study of Society & Secularism cordially invites you to attend the 4th Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer Memorial Lecture on the occasion of his Death Anniversary. “Contemporary Challenges to Freedom of Religion in India” To be delivered by Prof. (Dr)…