Category: Islam

Who’s afraid of Shari’ah law?

The harsh punishments imposed under Islamic Law (though less harsh than those prevailing in Europe until comparatively recently) are the expression of principles which cannot be changed to suit our convenience; what matters, however, is not that the punishment should be inflicted whenever appropriate but that the principle […]

The Purpose of Life – by Rumi

The Purpose of Life – by Rumi You have learned a trade in order to earn a living to satisfy the needs of your body: now focus on learning your spiritual trade so that you can look after the needs of your soul. Here in this world you have become […]