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Religious Tolerance in India I Sabah Ulkesi I April, 2014

What is tolerance? Tolerance is the opposite of intolerance. If you consult an English dictionary, it will tell you that tolerance means the capacity for or the practice of recognizing and respecting the beliefs or practices of others.

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Tehelka.com, March 14, 2014 | NewAgeIslam.Com, March 21, 2014

On 25 February, the Supreme Court ruled that fatwas and diktats by muftis had no sanction in law. The two-judge bench observed, “Anything not sanctioned by the law need not be taken cognisance by anyone. The muftis can take up any issue and give a fatwa. But this will be akin to any common man’s view on an issue.” The court’s verdict is in accordance with the sharia.

NewAgeIslam.Com  January 03, 2014 I Islamic Voice, February 15, 2014 I Saudi Gazette, March 13, 2014

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan I Roznama Khabrein New Delhi I February 7, 2014 I Page 4

مذهبي نقطه نظر سے تاريخ كے دو دور هيں — دورِ شرك، دورِ الحاد- پيغمبر اسلام صلي الله عليه وسلم كے ظهور سے پهلے هزاروں سال تك دنيا ميں شرك (polythiesm) كا غلبه تھا- موجوده زمانه عمومي تقسيم كے اعتبار سے، الحاد (atheism) كا زمانه هے- تاهم الحاد انكارِ مذهب كا نظريه هے، جب كه سيكولرزم مذهب كے بارے ميں عملاً ناطرف داري كا نظريه-

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Khabar South Asia Website | October 08, 2013

Donation of prominent Muslim's body to science sparks debate

But one top Islamic scholar says neither the Qur'an nor the Hadith forbid organ donation, and that donating a dead body to benefit others cannot be declared unlawful.

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan I Pakistan Christian Post I September 28, 2013

The Prophet Muhammad received his first Divine revelation in Makkah in the year 610 C.E. God had appointed him to spread the message of tawhid or the oneness of God. Now, with regard to this mission there was a major issue that he had to deal with. And this was that the Ka‘aba, which is in Makkah and which the Prophet Abraham and his son Ishmael had built for the worship of the one God, had, in later times, been converted into a centre for polytheism. 360 idols had been installed therein.

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Tehelka.com | September 26, 2013

In just the last couple of days, there have been two deadly attacks orchestrated by self-styled Muslims, killing many people—the attack on a church in Peshawar and a shopping mall in Nairobi. Attacks on, and persecution of, non-Muslim minorities have escalated in recent years in many Muslim-majority countries.

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | September 26, 2013 | Countercurrents.org

In just the last couple of days, there have been two deadly attacks orchestrated by self-styled Muslims, killing huge numbers of people—the attack on the church in Peshawar and the shopping mall in Nairobi. Attacks on, and persecution of, non-Muslim minorities have escalated in recent years in many Muslim-majority countries.

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan I Tehelka.com I September  23, 2013

Some people argue that social problems can be solved only through ‘social activism’, particularly through demonstrating against the state or the authorities.