March 2005

Notes & Comments – Waves of Compassion
The Tsunami disaster – Unprecedented relief aid illustrates the global generosity. The lessons we must learn from this natural disaster. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Editorial
It is a sad fact of humanity that while we seek to blame others for any misfortune that befalls us, often it is our own actions that lead to catastrophic results. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi The Will and Power of God – Part 8
A detailed analysis of the Attributes of God manifested through His Will and His Power. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Care of the Aged
The dilemma that the elderly face when abandoned by their families, and how Islam ensures that the elderly are afforded dignity. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Inquisition – Intellectual Terrorism
An examination of the Inquisition in Europe in the Middle Ages, the lasting effect of suppressing freedom of thought aand the cruelty it inflicted. (Zakaria Virk - Canada)
Promoting Peace – A Sikh Viewpoint
A View on peace and harmony in society from a Sikh leader. (Hon. Judge Mr Mota Singh)
Mythology or Religion?
When do religions get manipulated by humans to become more like mythology, and can we uncover true religion by examining mythology? (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Diseases of the Rich and Diseases of the Poor
An account of how too much science has created new diseases for the rich world, and too little has left the poor struggling to eat and fend off basic diseases. (Dr. Abdus Salam)
The Rationale Behind the Prohibition of Eating Pig Flesh
Why do Muslims and Jews not eat pork? An analysis of both the physical and spiritual reasons for abstaining from pork consumption. (Dr. Muzaffar Ahmad Malik - UK)