New Year Day or Coming out of a Year and Going into Another…

Sunrise, Goa I guess as a blogger I must recount the year gone by as we all stand at this juncture of the year gone by and the one standing before us. So, what did I achieve in the past year? Well, I sent two important books to publishers, so it was not all that … Continue reading

Hello World! Lifting the Veil…

Lifting the Veil – Canada, France and India Indian Muslims truly deserve appreciation for showing a tendency to move with the needs of democracy and for interpreting Islam in consonance with the needs of the times. The positive response of the Muslim population of India to the recent ruling by the Supreme Court regarding the … Continue reading

Hello World! Swiss Ban on Islamic Minarets

Ban on Islamic Minarets in Switzerland The popular vote in favour of banning the minarets in the mosques of Switzerland has raised an uproar from the democratic world as well as the Islamic groups. The former sees it as an encroachment upon the religious freedom, which is against the principles of democracy, while the latter … Continue reading