Posts Tagged ‘Interreligious harmony’

‘We All Pray to The Same God’: Muslim Man Donates Land for Temple Comments 0

Thursday, December 10th, 2020

HMG Basha, a resident of Kadugodi in Bengaluru, decided to give up some of his land for refurbishment of the Anjaneya Swamy temple on the Bengaluru-Hoskote highway. A small temple existed near his plot and the trust of the shrine wanted to renovate and rebuild it. Locals see this as an act of communal harmony Read more

Ahok, jailed former governor says he forgives and accepts Comments 0

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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“I know this is not easy for you to accept this reality, let alone me, but I have learned to forgive and accept all this,” the former governor of Jakarta  said in a letter read out at a news conference held by his wife Veronica Tan on Tuesday. In the letter Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, (Ahok) Read more

God’s special plans for Pakistani Christians Comments 0

Monday, May 1st, 2017

Pakistani Christians have suffered much persecution from the Islamic State. However the Archbishop of Lahore, Sebastian Shaw, says Pakistani Christians are realizing that God gave them a special calling to be his witnesses and work for the human rights and dignity of all in their country. Read more Related Posts:Pakistani court validates marriage of girl, Read more

A Dominican priest and a great imam scoop award Comments 0

Monday, March 20th, 2017

A Dominican priest and a great imam have been held up as models “to the entire African continent for interreligious ‎harmony active in daily work”. The African branch of United Religions Initiative (URI) presented Father James Channan and Abdul Khabir Azad, the great Imam of the royal mosque in Lahore, with the “Award for Interreligious Read more