The Speaking Tree

Feed Your Starved Intellect & Beat Stress

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | TOI, The Speaking Tree | p. 22, May 17, 2017

The problem of stress is very common. Almost all of us suffer from stress and so we need to find a method for de-stressing. In my experience, there is no mechanical technique of de-stressing. Such a technique could be applied only to a robot, not to a living human being.

Water As Spiritual Nourishment

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree | May 14, 2017

If we cannot create water, then why do we foolishly waste it, asks MAULANA WAHIDUDDIN KHAN

Post Elections: Winners & Losers

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree | March 26, 2017

Rival political leaders may well be fierce competitors, but once elections are over, they need to cooperate to make democracy work. MAULANA WAHIDUDDIN KHAN offers sage advice to politicians

Less speech, more silence

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | ST Blog, Feb 21, 2017

Asked why he was so miserly with words, a wise man replied, “The Creator of the world has given man two ears, but just one tongue. This is so that we may listen more than we speak.” Listening more, we increase our knowledge, have a better understanding of the other person’s viewpoint, prepare what we wish to say and encourage in the speaker a greater receptivity to what we wish to say when finally it is our turn to hold forth.

Bill Gates Could Be The World's First Trillionaire

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan |  The Times of India Delhi  | February  04, 2017

Islam respects all women

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | Speaking Tree Blog, Dec 11, 2016 

Islam gives equal status to women as that of men. The Quran says, “You are members, one of another” (3:195). This means that there is no difference between the two as regards status, rights and blessings both in this world and in the Hereafter.

A Hadith says, men and women are two equal halves of a single unit (Al Tirmizi).

The Conscious And Unconscious Mind

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan |  The Times of India Delhi  | November  22, 2016