LIVING WITH A POSITIVE MIND
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | ST Weekly Blog | March 19, 2018
PRAYER is only another name for spirituality: spirituality and peace are two sides of a single coin. Spirituality is the inner content of peace and peace is the external expression of spirituality. Where there is peace, there is spirituality, and where there is spirituality there is peace. Both are interconnected.
According to the Quranic verse:
“Good deeds and evi...
THE PATH TO SUCCESS
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | ST Weekly Blog | March 12, 2018
WHILE taking up the best traditions of the past, we are to build upon them for the future with solid hard work of our own. This method may require years of toil, and temporary disappointment but it is sure to be successful in the end.
When the Indian freedom fighter, Raja Mohendera Pratap (1886-1979), met Vladimir Lenin in Moscow in 1919, the leader of the Russian Socialis...
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | ST Weekly Blog | March 05, 2018
THE edifice of human civilization is really just an extension of nature — man takes simple matter and converts it into buildings, machines, factories, industrial plants and all the other artefacts of the modern world. What enables him to do this is the fact that all matter has been invested by nature with certain constant properties. These properties make up the charact...
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | ST Weekly Blog | Feb 26, 2017
ONCE during one of his missionary journeys Billy Graham, the well-known evangelist received a message from an American billionaire who asked to meet him as soon as possible.
On meeting him, the billionaire said: “You see, I am an old man. Life has lost all meaning. I am going to take a fateful leap into the unknown. Young man, can you give me a ray of hope?”
This is not ju...
THE HUMAN POTENTIAL
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | ST Weekly Blog | Feb 19, 2018
THE Disaster Research Centre at the Ohio State University, studied over one hundred different calamities affecting human beings on a vast scale. It was discovered that at moments of crisis, an extraordinary new potential develops in people which saves them from succumbing to disasters and their aftermath.
Perhaps heroism, not panic or shock, is the right word to describe th...