Nikhat Sattar

Divine punishment?

We often fail to recognise our own hand in the making of disasters. Published Nov 15, 2019 07:05am

Connecting with God

The Quran reminds humans to reflect, think, ponder over the signs. Published Sep 06, 2019 07:01am

A new approach

The role of the mediator and peace builder is critical. Published Aug 21, 2019 07:12am

Spirit of sacrifice

Are we ready to love God so much as to be prepared to relinquish the pleasures of this life? Published Aug 09, 2019 06:57am

Beauty of the Quran

Immersing oneself in Quranic verses brings a sense of peace and tranquillity. Published Jun 28, 2019 07:22am

The sinner within

We oppress and hurt our fellow beings, oppressing our own souls in the process. Published May 03, 2019 06:58am

Culture & religion

Local traditions should not replace basic beliefs and be seen as part of faith. Published Apr 05, 2019 06:56am

Women peace mediators

The peace settlement that excludes women is less than half as effective, and possibly even distortive. Published Mar 04, 2019 06:52am

Ethical themes

Faith and surrender purify a human soul. Published Nov 30, 2018 07:24am

Eternal message

The Prophet (PBUH) embraced diversity and was mindful of others’ opinions. Published Nov 21, 2018 06:36am

Modesty in men

The Quran gives instructions to men first to be modest. Published Oct 19, 2018 07:14am

The ‘Furqan’

The Quran is foremost a book of ethical principles. Published Aug 10, 2018 07:07am

Search for solace

Why do the rich and greedy remain untouched by justice? Published Jun 15, 2018 07:21am

Blessing from God

Fasting is meant to nurture the values of austerity and compassion. Updated May 18, 2018 08:04am

Islamic scholarship

A scholar seeks truth and this journey never ends. Published Mar 23, 2018 07:02am

Infinite mercy

God’s mercy is bestowed on the saint and the sinner. Published Feb 09, 2018 06:26am

Decay & darkness

Much ails Muslim countries today. Published Dec 29, 2017 06:22am

Returning to God

Death is a return to our Creator. A return signifies going back to where we came from: in short, our real home. Published Oct 20, 2017 01:15am

Caring for others

Muslims must practise Islam in a quiet and dignified way. Published Aug 11, 2017 05:22am