Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Sunday Guardian | Oct 18, 2020
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Sunday Guardian | Oct 11, 2020
The poor tend to think that their difficulties are due only to a lack of resources. They feel that it is just a question of having enough wealth and they will be able to solve all their problems. But that is quite far from being the truth. Just as there are problems for the poor, so are there problems for the rich.
Consider the import of this news item–“Bored to Death”–which appeared not so long ago in the American Press.
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | SG Blog | 03 September 2020
Looking at the human body from a purely physical point of view, one finds that it is made up of water, carbon, oxygen, and some other chemical elements. One can even work out, as scientist Robert Pattison has done, the price of material constituents of the human body. According to his calculations their market value is about six and a half US dollars, about seventy Indian rupees.
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | SG Blog | 27 Sep 2020
Some people have extraordinary inherent qualities, due to which they can become masters of all situations. Such individuals can, when they come to a gathering, win the hearts and minds of people simply by appearing there. There is a saying about such persons: They came, they saw, they conquered.
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Sunday Guardian | Sep 6, 2020
The fact is that all the men and women have common ancestors, that is, Adam and Eve. This means that the whole world is a single family, and everyone has that kind of attachment with others that is so noticeable in family life.
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Sunday Guardian | Aug 30, 2020
People, normally preoccupied with their family members and a small circle of friends, do not generally want to become familiar with strangers; they take strangers to be ‘others’. This kind of thinking is based simply on suppositions about others – and sometimes such suppositions are unfounded. Experience shows that it is perfectly possible to make friends out of strangers.
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Sunday Guardian | Aug 23, 2020
Jesus Christ once said: ‘Man cannot live by bread alone.’ (Matthew 4:4) What Jesus meant was that material provision does not suffice. All bread does is sustain us physically. Further to this, one needs divine provision, or spiritual food. Without receiving such food, the individual cannot develop his or her personality.