Tag Archives: religion and violence

The Tribal Mentality in Islam

And they are at it again.  Delhi was attacked today, 7 September.  Apparently in the name of Afzal Guru.  Or, is it a prelude to the many attacks we should expect on the tenth anniversary of 11 Sep 2001? Every … Continue reading

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We need salvation from certain kind of Religion

  The phone rang just as I finished my breakfast.  It was my sister calling from Kerala.  “Do you remember that professor who got into a controversy with a question he had set for an exam on Muslims?” asked my … Continue reading

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

  Author: Khaled Hosseini Publisher: Bloomsbury, 2007 A lot of people must have read this book already.  Hence I don’t know if a review of the book is still relevant.  Nevertheless let me review it because I love the novel.  … Continue reading

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