December 2009

Editorial – Religious Symbols
There seems to have been a considerable amount of adverse reaction to the wearing or display of religious symbols in recent years including ministerial comments, new corporate policies and even legislation. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi The Victory of Islam
With the Muslim world in utter disarray, the Promised Messiah(as) invites Muslims to join him in his divinely appointed mission for the victory of Islam. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
Africa – The Invisible Continent
An analysis of how the effects of war, trade and debt have left Africa in trouble, and how religion can help to bring about change. (Mujeebur Rahman - UK)
Contact With Spirits?
Can souls or spirits of the dead be recalled and can they speak to the living? (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
IN BRIEF: Hanukkah
Background and significance of the Jewish festival of Hanukkah and how it is celebrated. (Khullat Munir - Germany)