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Monthly Renaissance | Al-Mawrid

Renaissance | February - 2006

A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.


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Dr. Khalid Zaheer Issue: February 2006

  Queries     The Prophet Lut (sws) and his Daughters        Question: I have a question regarding the biblical story of Sodom. I believe this incident might be in the Qur’an as well, when Lut (sws) tells the people that they may take his daughters but spare the two male guests (angels
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An Introduction to Edward Said’s Orientalism

Administrator Issue: February 2006

  Book Review                    Author: Edward W. Said                Publisher: Vintage                Year:
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Dreams and Visions

Administrator Issue: February 2006

  Dialogue     The following discussion has been taken from the course forum (Revelation of Qur’an) of studying Islam (www.studying-islam.org) one of our sister sites. While Jhangeer Hanif is the moderator of this discussion, Siddiq Bukhary has compiled it for publication in the journal. (Editor)   Jhange
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Turkey’s Enlightened Moderation:  A Bridge between Islam and the West

Administrator Issue: February 2006

  Reflections     With ancient heritage, sprawling land, and fascinating people, Turkey is literally at the crossroads of East and West. Sitting astride the Bosporus, Turkey bridges Asia and Europe. Modern Turkey is not only situated in two continents but also historically has been the centre for the physical and intellectu
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An interview with “the Last Orientalist” –  the Rev Prof William Montgomery Watt

Administrator Issue: February 2006

  Reflections 1        Question: Professor Watt, how did you become interested in Islam and Christianity?     Response: Well, I had studied Classics at Edinburgh University and “Greats” – philosophy and ancient history – at Oxford. From 1934 to 1938 I taught moral phil
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Rituals of the Prayer

Dr. Shehzad Saleem Issue: February 2006

  Islamic Law     Following are the rituals of the prayer which are laid down in the shari‘ah: The prayer should begin with raf‘ al-yadayn (raising high both hands); qiyam(standing upright) should ensue; It should be followed by the ruku‘ (kneeling down); qawmah(standing up after the ruku&lsquo
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… And the List is Unending!

Dr. Shehzad Saleem Issue: February 2006

  Editorial     We often become thankless to our Creator even though His favours abound. Even a very partial list of these favours would outdo a loss or deprivation we may be experiencing. It is just a question of opening our eyes to the world around us. We need to look at the shimmering sun whose warmth is so vital f
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