Nikhat Sattar

Covenant with God

Covenant with God

Muslims have shunned progress and new ideas.

Published 24 Jul, 2020 07:31am
Night of peace

Night of peace

Ramazan is an amazing gift from God to His servants.

Published 15 May, 2020 06:40am
Jihad for ijtihad

Jihad for ijtihad

Ijtihad should explore differing opinions.

Published 01 May, 2020 04:59am
Muslim response

Muslim response

Should Muslims disobey orders from the authorities?

Published 03 Apr, 2020 06:52am
Women’s work

Women’s work

Smith’s economic philosophy excludes women.

Published 10 Mar, 2020 06:37am
Killing babies

Killing babies

Socioeconomic and cultural conditions are cited as the main reasons for female foeticide.

Updated 21 Jan, 2020 07:27am
The ‘colour’ of God

The ‘colour’ of God

It is a rainbow of all the qualities and attributes that God possesses.

Published 10 Jan, 2020 06:55am
Divine punishment?

Divine punishment?

We often fail to recognise our own hand in the making of disasters.

Published 15 Nov, 2019 07:05am
Connecting with God

Connecting with God

The Quran reminds humans to reflect, think, ponder over the signs.

Published 06 Sep, 2019 07:01am
A new approach

A new approach

The role of the mediator and peace builder is critical.

Published 21 Aug, 2019 07:12am
Spirit of sacrifice

Spirit of sacrifice

Are we ready to love God so much as to be prepared to relinquish the pleasures of this life?

Published 09 Aug, 2019 06:57am
Beauty of the Quran

Beauty of the Quran

Immersing oneself in Quranic verses brings a sense of peace and tranquillity.

Published 28 Jun, 2019 07:22am
The sinner within

The sinner within

We oppress and hurt our fellow beings, oppressing our own souls in the process.

Published 03 May, 2019 06:58am
Culture & religion

Culture & religion

Local traditions should not replace basic beliefs and be seen as part of faith.

Published 05 Apr, 2019 06:56am
Women peace mediators

Women peace mediators

The peace settlement that excludes women is less than half as effective, and possibly even distortive.

Published 04 Mar, 2019 06:52am
Ethical themes

Ethical themes

Faith and surrender purify a human soul.

Published 30 Nov, 2018 07:24am
Eternal message

Eternal message

The Prophet (PBUH) embraced diversity and was mindful of others’ opinions.

Published 21 Nov, 2018 06:36am
Modesty in men

Modesty in men

The Quran gives instructions to men first to be modest.

Published 19 Oct, 2018 07:14am
The ‘Furqan’

The ‘Furqan’

The Quran is foremost a book of ethical principles.

Published 10 Aug, 2018 07:07am