UAE "a Perfect Example Of Tolerance, Integration And Acceptance Of ‘the Other’ ", Says Ismaili Community Leader — Urdu Point com | Watch Videos on Pope visit to UAE

DUBAI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM – 03rd Feb, 2019) The United Arab Emirates is “a great embodiment of the spirit of tolerance, pluralism and empathy, in the presence of people representing more than 200 nationalities living in peace, harmony and success on the UAE land,” according to Ameeruddin Thanawalla, President of the…

The sculpture of Angel of Culture (Engel der Kulturen) Rolled through Paderborn’s Mosque, Synagogue, Churchs and City Hall — A project created by two artists to promote intercultural / interfaith dialogue

The sculpture has already rolled through many cities and towns in Germany and Europe The sculpture at the gate of Marktkirche, (Markt Catholic Church) Paderborn. Photo SJ The KIZ -Kommunales Integrationszentrum (Communal Integration Centre ) The District of Paderborn administration with cooperation of different religion organizations, town and cities, schools, university and civil societies has…

Hand in Hand: Center for Jewish-Arab education in Israel, Homepage, photos and video

 Building shared society. One school, one community at a time. Hand in Hand: Center for Jewish-Arab Education in Israel is building inclusive society, partnership and equality through a network of integrated, bilingual schools and shared communities of children, youth and adults throughout Israel. Founded in 1997, Hand in Hand’s success and longevity demonstrate that children,…

Introduction to Ismailism — By Dr. Sheikh Khodr Hamawi on Amaana org

Forward Prelude Part I Chapter I Comparative Study of Religions 1- Judaism 2- Christianity 3- Islam Chapter II Islam and its Divisions 1- The Sunna 2- The Shi’a 3- The Theology of Sunna and Shi’a Chapter III Shi’a and its Sub divisions Part II Doctrine of Ismailism Chapter I Potentiality and Actuality Chapter II Existence…

“The Physician” by Noah Gordon The Long Road from International Bestseller to Film — “It’s about religion and friendship between people of different religions,”– Director Philipp Stölzl

Source: Deutsche Welle / Qantara de Article in German language: “Der Medicus” von Noah Gordon: Der lange Weg vom Weltbestseller zum Film ***** The novel “The Physician” was one of the biggest international successes of the last few decades. So it’s all the more surprising that it wasn’t made into a film years ago. A…

Passion of Pakistani Sufis infuriates Taliban — The Times of India com

SEHWAN SHARIF, Pakistan: Yielding to the hypnotic beat of drums and the intoxicating scent of incense, the woman danced herself into a state of trance, laughing and shaking uncontrollably alongside hundreds of others at Pakistan’s most revered Sufi shrine. Swathed in red, the Sufi colour of passion, she shouted invocations to the shrine’s patron saint…

PM announces the establishment of the Office of Religious Freedom — PM Office Canada

19 February 2013 Vaughan, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper is presented with a scarf from the Tibetan community after announcing the establishment of the Office of Religious Freedom as Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, looks on. Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the establishment of the Office of Religious Freedom within the…

Children’s Books Focusing on Pluralism and Tolerance to Reach All Schools in Kyrgyz Republic – AKDN News

Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 19 January 2012 —The Kyrgyz Republic’s Ministry of Education and Science, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Aga Khan Foundation signed an agreement this morning to reprint 90,500 copies of dual-language children’s books aimed at promoting peace, tolerance and respect for diversity among primary school children. The books will…

Yawm-e Ali – The Ismaili

Calligraphic rendering of “Ali”. Copyright: The Institute of Ismaili Studies Yawm‐e Ali — literally the “Day of Ali” — commemorates the birthday of Hazrat Ali, the cousin and son-in-law of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family), and, in accordance with the Shia tradition of Islam, is the first in the line of…