Greetings from Us

Christmas is a time to give, love and promote goodwill and understanding. In the Western world including New Zealand, it is the beginning of the holiday season. Millions of New Zealanders, irrespective of their otherwise religious and social beliefs, would mark the occasion with gaiety and fun. Christians would of course observe the birth of Christ with piety as well.…

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Sikhs pay tribute to a great leader

To millions of Sikhs around the world, Guru Nanak is the prime teacher, philosopher and guide who gave them a religion, enriching their moral, social and educational characteristics. Regarded as one of the most renowned religious leaders of all times, Guru Nanak gave humanity some of the most precious values that are essential to promote harmony, peace, goodwill and understanding.…

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Piety marks celebrations in GurdwarsVenkat Raman

The Punjabi community in New Zealand will get together to mark the annual Guru Nanak Jayanti with piety, grandeur and unity, highlighting one of the most fascinating traditions that date back hundreds of years. Thousands of men, women and children will join the festivities that will be organised by some Gurdwaras in Auckland and other cities in the country. Anniversaries…

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Veteran extols Prophetic Journalism

Veteran Indonesian journalist Parni Hadi urged Muslim journalists to apply principles set out by Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him) in their work to enhance their credibility. Addressing the International Islamic Media Conference in Jakarta recently, the former chief of Antara news agency also called for the establishment of an international Muslim media development centre in Indonesia. Mr Hadi, who…

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Veteran extols Prophetic Journalism

Veteran Indonesian journalist Parni Hadi urged Muslim journalists to apply principles set out by Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him) in their work to enhance their credibility. Addressing the International Islamic Media Conference in Jakarta recently, the former chief of Antara news agency also called for the establishment of an international Muslim media development centre in Indonesia. Mr Hadi, who…

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The greatest gift of God to humankind

Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him) has been described variously as ‘God’s Messenger,’ ‘The Messenger’ or simply as ‘The Prophet.’ His name is spelt as ‘Mohammed’ or ‘Muhammed,’ but the former is used for consistency. Mohammed was by nature a very generous and charitable man. Ibn Abbas said God’s Messenger was the most generous of all people, especially during the…

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The greatest gift of God to humankind

Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him) has been described variously as ‘God’s Messenger,’ ‘The Messenger’ or simply as ‘The Prophet.’ His name is spelt as ‘Mohammed’ or ‘Muhammed,’ but the former is used for consistency. Mohammed was by nature a very generous and charitable man. Ibn Abbas said God’s Messenger was the most generous of all people, especially during the…

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