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A stroll with the supernatural

The walk, originally supposed be just another heritage walk, became associated with the supernatural, thanks to local stories and folklore.

15 May 2019 6:25 AM

Sri Lanka: Religious leaders urge women to avoid niqaab, cooperate with police

Sri Lanka’s Muslim Council said that its leaders have agreed that bodies of terrorists would not be buried in any mosque burial ground.

26 Apr 2019 1:41 PM

Mystic Mantra: Ibrahim— From king to ascetic

Ibrahim was a wealthy king whose palace was full of gold, silver and precious gems.

21 Jul 2018 12:26 AM

Mystic Mantra: Bishr al Haafi: The barefoot Sufi

Bishr al Haafi is one of the famous early Sufis of the ninth century. His real name was Bishr ibn Harris.

10 Jul 2018 1:16 AM

India pips Japan, becomes 2nd top crude steel maker

He said the steel ministry is working proactively to lay down the road map to achieve 300 million tonnes by 2030.

05 Apr 2018 5:05 AM


Mystic Mantra: A silsila of awareness

A man who lives like a robot, howsoever efficient and successful, cannot be called a living person, as life and wakefulness are synonymous.

05 Mar 2018 5:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: Sima’a - Listen to language of love

Sufi music or sima’a is a universal language of love and harmony.

23 Jan 2018 1:47 AM

Ghalib's couplets subject of new book

One of the most oft-quoted poets of the 19th century, the works of Ghalib, born on December 27, 1797, are imbued with timelessness.

27 Dec 2017 6:00 PM

Mystic Mantra: Let’s be humble, we come from him

The Sufis teach that if you are aware of your humility, then you are among the arrogant ones.

14 Sep 2017 2:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: Nuri’s philosophy of divine love

Nuri became the spiritual leader of the Hululs, an extreme faction of the Baghdad circle of Sufis.

25 Jul 2017 2:38 AM


Mystic Mantra: Polishing the mirror

The purity of the Sufi is due to his constant remembrance of God.

19 Apr 2017 2:00 AM