Swami Vivekananda on Islam – in Writings and Speech

Now, the Muslims are the crudest in this respect, and the most sectarian. Their watch-word is: there is one God (Allah), and Mohammed is His Prophet. Everything beyond that not only is bad, but must be destroyed forthwith, at a moment’s notice, everyman or woman who does not exactly believe in that must be killed; […]

How to Move Forward for Peace-A response to Najam Sethi

Najam Sethi is a well regarded voice in Pakistani media & public life.His past has included a struggle against dictatorship in the ’60’s,exile,subsequent pardon and then as a prominent member of the Pakistani intelligentsia.A recent article by him in the Friday Times & published in India Today as well makes a case that peace between […]

Ayodhya -Pass law to Reconstruct the RamaJanmabhoomi temple

Dec 6 2012 is the 20th anniversary of when the Babri Masjid was partly/largely demolished by intrepid Kar Sevaks and hindu ceremonial observances resumed in due earnest. The movement excited the general hindu imagination to a significant extent. The dimensions of the dispute are historical,religious and then judicial and political. In my view,the reconstruction of […]

Why Imran Khan says he wants Pakistan’s success as Islamist state to prove point 2 Indian Muslims?

or,Imperial Islamist ideology alive & well in Indian subcontinent Quite recently,on June 27,2012, Imran Khan here vowed to make Pakistan an Islamic welfare state stating “Pakistan’s creation would be worthless if it fails to become an Islamic welfare state” and “The failure of Pakistan becoming an Islamic welfare state will be a deception for all Muslims residing […]