January 2004

Editorial
January 2004 marks the start of yet another year when people of all faiths and backgrounds will be making resolutions related to changing the way that they live. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Eid Message
From the Head of the worldwide Ahmadiyya Community. (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
Notes & Comment
Trading Partners: International trading is as much about moral ethical, human rights and justice than mere commercial and financial benefits. (Tanveer Khokhar - UK)
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi The Essence of Islam, Vol.1, part 1
Start of a serialisation of extracts from various writings and books of the Promised Messiah(as). (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
History of the Ka’aba
Background and history of the Ka’aba and related holy sites in Makkah. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
The House of Allah
A Friday sermon from 1983 delivered by Hadhrat Khalifatul Masih IV(ru) that explored the significance of a mosque with reference to the Ka’aba. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Hajj and its Significance
A short summary of the rites related to the Muslim pilgrimage to Makkah. (Bilquees Cheema - Kenya)
Journey to Truth: Hinduism
A look at the teachings of Hinduism and related Prophet Krishna. (Abdul Kudus Alimi - Switzerland)
The Impact of Alcohol on Society
A brief look into problems caused by alcoholism and Islamic teachings on the subject. (Dr. Latif Ahmad Qureshi - UK)