Speaking Up with Courage

Disclaimer: The text of the speech has been sourced from, without express written approval, but with a lot of thanks. Two weeks after 911, Carly Fiorina, previously CEO of Hewlett-Packard, and subsequently U.S. Presidential hopeful in the 2016 race, delivered a speech titled “Technology, Business and our way of life: What’s next“, in Minneapolis, …

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The Bond between Jesus (pbuh) & Muhammad (pbuh)

I came across this hadeeth recently, which was new to me. I had heard/read before about the importance of Jesus (PBUH) in Islam and also about the Ashtiname of Muhammad (PBUH), so decided to share. The following have been sourced from Sahih Al-Bukhari Narrated Abu Hurairah: I heard Allah’s Apostle saying, “I am the nearest …

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Shikwa/Jawab-e-Shikwa & The Book of Job

During my school years, I heard a lot about Allama Iqbal’s Shikwa Jawab e Shikwa. I am nowhere near being a literary expert, but I think no study of Urdu poetry would be complete without including Allama Iqbal’s work in it. During my freshman year in college, I took a course in Expository Writing. The …

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