Sikhs can use the word ‘Allah’, says doyen Karpal
Penang Mufti’s prohibition of that word by Sikhs in the state was of no consequence of avail, stressed the veteran lawyer
Note to mods and admin, please do not move this thread to Malaysia. Thanks :winkingkaur:
Listen, Learn and Do no Harm
First God was ‘put on trial. Then came the politicising of to whom God...
First the Islamic car, now you can't say Allah
by Waleed Aly
A bizarre Malaysian court case encapsulates the country's identity politics.
Six years ago, Proton - Malaysia's national car...
Christian newspaper must not use 'Allah', Malaysian court rules
Appeals court rejects claim that use of the word predates Islam, in landmark case exacerbating ethnic and religious divisions
A Sikh's Perspective on the 'Alah" Row
Premjit Singh, via e-mail
I refer to Aidil Khalid’s reply to Uthaya Sankar’s article over the use of the word ‘Allah’. I...
Islamic authority imposing restrictions on non-Muslims in ‘Allah’ row, says interfaith group
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 5 — A non-Muslim interfaith group chided...
Priest lodges police report over ‘Bible burning pesta’ notice
By Opalyn Mok January 22, 2013
BUTTERWORTH, Jan 22 – A Christian priest has lodged a police report after he...
Burn ‘Allah’ Bibles, Perkasa chief to Muslims
by Athi Shankar
PERMATANG PAUH: Perkasa president Ibrahim Ali has called on Muslims to seize and burn copies of Bibles which contain the...
Unconstitutional to ban non-Muslims from using ‘Allah’, Sikh community says
By Clara Chooi
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 29 – It is unconstitutional to ban anyone from using...
I know as Sikhs we are supposed to respect other religions. But I'm confused as to why this shabad is written in the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, how are we supposed to go about what is written. If someone could explain please?
AWWAL ALLAH NOOR UPAYA | Read Bhagat...
1While describing the importance of the land of Chamkaur, Allah Yaar Khan Jogi penned these immortal lines in his account:
Bas ek Hind mein tirth hai yatra ke liyae,
Katai Bap ne betey jahan khuda ke liyae
2It is written on the Portico of Gurudwara Katal Garh Sahib, Chamkaur Sahib. He...
God Being Nirgun and Sargun
<?"urn:The creator has been projected as “Nirgun” (with out attributes of Maya or unseen) and “Sargun (with attributes of Maya/Mother Nature). God has said to possess no qualities when He has drawn the world within Him. He is said to possess all qualities when He...
The word Allahu/ ਅਲਹੁ have been used in AGGS many times by Guru Nanak, Guru Arjan, Kabir, and Namdev for the One Creator, which created all the creation. Every human has a right to call the Creator according to his understanding. Following are the...
Tsu Koon wants win-win solution over ‘Allah’
Tsu Koon wants win-win solution over ?Allah?
By Adib Zalkapli KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 6 — Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon today supported the use of the word “Allah” by Christians but said the Muslims’ concern...
Malaysia, being a plural nation, must always strive to be a modern, multi-ethnic country where we are truly seen to be practising moderation. Our way of approach in life should show understanding in how others live, learning their culture and religion.
We have to show respect for each other’s...
Naam is not simply repeating a word it is losing ones self in that moment.
there is a story about hazrat sahab once Mohammad ji told one of his loyalist that if he would offer a namaz with all his attention hazrat sahab would gift him his personal prayer mat as a gift he was pleased to hear this...
I have often wondered on the various terms used in belief systems like the 99 names of Allah and the like, if they were named because of traditional cultures which got blended into the system.
Imagine that if the whole universe was a body called God or any other name, how insignificantly tiny...
Salaamu Aleykum Everyone,
This is my first post.
I emanate from Pakistan but live in the UK. I'm currently an IT consultant but was originally an Electronic Engineer.
I wanted to begin my life here with the Islamic view of how the universe was created by extracting passages from my book...
His Juhu apartment smells of dhoopbattis , his music-cum-prayer room has books on Hinduism, Sikhism and Islam. On a calm Sunday morning, I catch up with the 80-year-old music composer Khayyam to ask:
Waheguru Ji ka Khalsa , Waheguru Ji ki Fateh
i have a few questions for my Muslim freinds here , i have been talking some to muslims in other forums but instead of replies they start abusing. Hope someone here clears the doubts.
JUST A FEW QUESTIONS
1:ALLAH -- THE CREATOR ? I
f Allah created...