July 2002

Editorial
In matters of religion, it is easy to get sidetracked into customs, traditions and practices at a rudimentary level, without understanding the reasoning and philosophy behind religion. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
A Century Ago
The first editorial published in the Review of Religions stating the purpose of of this publication.
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi The Pillars of Islam
Study into the philosophy behind the pillars of Islam and their real significance. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Teotihuacàn – Religious Capital of Central America
A look at the religious significance of this city and its sudden disappearance. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
QUESTION & ANSWER: Interpretation of Sharia – Part 2
Answers to questions in Nigeria related to the enforcement of Sharia Law and its perceived harsh nature. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Life Sketch – Bashir Ahmad Orchard
Brief autobiography of a former editor of this magazine who passed away in July 2002.
Judaism – A short Introduction
A short introduction based on a speech given at a multi-religious function. (David Grunweg)
The Blind Watchmaker who is also Deaf and Dumb – Part II
Continuing our serialisation of the book Revelation, Rationality Knowledge and Truth. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)