The Aga Khan explained — By Janice Dickson. on ipolitics-Canada

The Aga Khan. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Steven Senne (…) How is the Aga Khan viewed internationally? The Aga Khan is well respected internationally, largely because of his development programs, his dedication to eradicating poverty and helping those most in need. The AKDN operates in 30 countries, employs 80,000 people and its programs focus on health and…

Children Of Abraham: Three part (Religious History Documentary) | Timeline

In the post 9/11 world, entrenched religious belief is often seen as a key factor in a “clash of civilisations” – Christians, Muslims and Jews locked into an age-old struggle. In this thought-provoking three-part series, Mark Dowd, a Catholic who trained to be a Dominican Friar, embarks on a very personal journey to the Holy…

Foreword by Prince Amyn Aga Khan – New Book – Mosques: Splendors of Islam

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Mosques: Splendors of Islam Written by Leyla Uluhanli, Foreword by Prince Amyn Aga Khan, Introduction by Renata Holod Pub Date: October 31, 2017 Category: Architecture – Buildings – Religious Publisher: Rizzoli About This Book One of the most important and authoritative books to celebrate mosque architecture and Islamic design, featuring many…

Book: The Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad with the Christians of the World – by John Andrew Morrow | Read article on Muftah org

The Prophet Muhammad’s treaties with the Christians of his time, which John Andrew Morrow has rediscovered in obscure collections and often newly translated, uniformly state that Muslims are not to attack peaceful Christian communities, but defend them “until the End of the World.” Authored by the Prophet himself, they represent a third foundational pillar for…

Street Food – A taste of conflict: The politics of food in Jerusalem

The ancient city of Jerusalem is sacred to three different faiths: for Jews it is the site of their first holy temple; for Christians it is the scene of Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection; and for Muslims it is the location of the Prophet Muhammad’s ascent to heaven. A site of vast historical and religious…

Jesus and Muhammad: Commonalities of Two Great Religions by Daniel Hummel

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Jesus and Muhammad lived in different times and in different contexts. An absolute comparison of the careers of these two men is not a satisfactory method in understanding the similarities and differences between their teachings. This book approaches this topic from a different perspective. The time that Muhammad preached in Mecca…