Category: CULTURE

FFID – Islamic Dialogue … Goals & Challenges [Video/Podcast]

Questions that are discussed in this episode: 1. How do you see or define Islamic Dialogue and why do you feel it is important? 2. How do you assess the current situation of Islamic Dialogue? 3. What should the goals of Islamic Dialogue be? 4. What are the challenges of Islamic Dialogue? 5. What is your personal experience with Islamic Dialogue in your life and especially in your community?

Mocking Birds in This 2020 Spring by B. Nimri Aziz May 20/2020

Our seas and rivers look cleaner; our air feels fresher, quieter; our streets and roadways are abandoned. Panic shopping for household supplies has passed, only to be replaced by lines of mothers and fathers at food banks while UberEats and Grubhub hand-deliver to others at any cost. In U.S. detention camps, miserable crowds are shamelessly ...

Have Nepal’s People Managed a Healthy Breakthrough in the Covid-19 Crisis? By B. Nimri Aziz 04/25/2020

“We’re all going to die!” This feeble appeal came in a Facebook phone call with B. Thapa from deep within Nepal’s eastern hills. Our conversation was in early March when news headlines from Italy and the U.S. began to alarm Nepalis. With no information about the spread of the disease in his country, this schoolteacher ...

منتدى الحوار الإسلامي يقدم التقريب فكراً وممارسةً وتحديات مع الشيخ محمد علي الحاج العاملي والشيخ إياد عبد الله من لبنان [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VxvOeKa5Lgw منتدى الحوار الإسلامي يدعو إلى التعريف الشامل بـ الإسلام الحضاري المتجدّد ومبادئه الإنسانية وقيمه العالمية، التأكيد على الوحدة الإسلامية والتعايش الديني، التأكيد على وحدة الأسرة البشرية وتحقيق التعارف بين الناس من أجل تفعيل القيم الإنسانية، العمل على إيجاد تعاون بين الناس لمقاومة التيارات الخلافية والانحرافات الخلقية ولإزالة كل أسباب التفكك الأسري والتفسخ الاجتماعي، التأكيد ...

منتدى الحوار الإسلامي يقدم عوائق الحوار الإسلامي وكيف نتجاوزها [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rh3XMyIkDEA منتدى الحوار الإسلامي يدعو إلى التعريف الشامل بـ الإسلام الحضاري المتجدّد ومبادئه الإنسانية وقيمه العالمية، التأكيد على الوحدة الإسلامية والتعايش الديني، التأكيد على وحدة الأسرة البشرية وتحقيق التعارف بين الناس من أجل تفعيل القيم الإنسانية، العمل على إيجاد تعاون بين الناس لمقاومة التيارات الخلافية والانحرافات الخلقية ولإزالة كل أسباب التفكك الأسري والتفسخ الاجتماعي، التأكيد ...

Eps. 13 We Are In This Together – Shireen Soliman from NYC [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPYXvh8ANs4 We are in this together is a non-scripted, live, non-profit, broadcast by Dearborn Blog, hosted by Wissam Charafeddine, to have conversations, that become oral history records, of our lives during the COVID19 pandemic also known as coronavirus Pandemic. These are personal stories of our lives during these unprecedented social isolation measures, in a globalized world. ...

Eps. 12 We Are In This Together – Sami Abdallah from Germany [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXp9WVerWqA We are in this together is a non-scripted, live, non-profit, broadcast by Dearborn Blog, hosted by Wissam Charafeddine, to have conversations, that become oral history records, of our lives during the COVID19 pandemic also known as coronavirus Pandemic. These are personal stories of our lives during these unprecedented social isolation measures, in a globalized world. ...

منتدى الحوار الإسلامي يقدم شروط ومقدمات الحوار الإسلامي [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnM-SYolmJI في اقوالنا المأثورة قول "شرط الإلفة رفع الكلفة" الكِلفة هنا التكلّف، وقد قال الامين : "شر الاخوان مَن تُكُلّف له" وعلى نفس السياق يبدو من شروط الدخول الى الجنة والحديث الودي بين ساكنيها وهم على سرر متقابلين حيث لا لغو ولا تأثيم ، هو شرط رفع الغل من صدورهم ... وَنَزَعۡنَا مَا فِی صُدُورِهِم ...

Another Tale of Finding Depth in a Locked Down Life by Cal Newport

In my last post, I profiled a novelist who took advantage of the lockdown to slow down; giving herself more than enough time and space to inhabit her manuscript revisions. This shift allowed her to tap a “mysterious” source of creativity and finish her work ahead of schedule. In response, a reader sent me some ...

On Doing Less to Produce More: A Novelist Embraces a Minimalist Lockdown by Cal Newport

I recently received an email from a writer in New York City who sold her debut novel right before the coronavirus lockdown. She had until mid-April to finish her first round of revisions. In an effort to make the process more “fun and fluid and intuitive,” and feature less of the stressful long hours she ...