Tag archive for ‘All-India Ulema and Mashaikh Board’
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By Team Folks On Friday, September 7th, 2012
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Educated Professionals and Jihadism in South Asia

Column by Stephen Suleyman Schwartz - Tragically, India, proud of its long-lasting democratic institutions and its far-reaching efforts at integration and equality for a population of 1.2 billion, has again been More...

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By Team Folks On Sunday, February 12th, 2012
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An Indian Revolution in Islamic Law

Column by Stephen Schwartz – On February 5, the Times News Network, based in India, announced a development of significance to all Muslims, but especially in South Asiaand the Pakistani, Indian, and Bangladeshi More...

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By Team Folks On Friday, February 3rd, 2012
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Muslims Honor Birthday of Muhammad – Except in His Birthplace

Column by Stephen Schwartz - On January 24, the Islamic hijra month of Rabi Ul-Awwal began.  During this month, traditional Muslims around the world will celebrate the birthday of Muhammad (peace be upon him).   More...

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By Team Folks On Tuesday, December 20th, 2011
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Rajasthan Authorities Favor Barelvis, Rejecting Wahhabi Infiltrators

Column by Stephen Suleyman Schwartz - On December 5, The Hindu, a major national daily, reported an important step forward in Indian Muslim relations with state governments.   According to the newspaper, authorities More...

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By Team Folks On Monday, October 24th, 2011
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The Moral Crisis of Pakistani Barelvism

Column by Stephen Suleyman Schwartz - The week ending 23 October has been replete with complex events.  They include the violent end of Mu’ammar Al-Qadhdhafi, the death in hospital of Saudi Crown Prince Sultan More...