Archive for the ‘Shia Sunni Unity’ Category

Can’t We all Get Along? Sunni-Shiite Commonalities By Tareq Ramadan is a PhD Candidate in the U.S. specializing in Arab and Islamic Studies. “As we enter the Islamic New Year (1436 AH) and therefore the month of Muharram (one of Islam’s sacred months), many Muslims see an increasingly fractured and segmented   Read More ...

In a brief video presentation AFP has summarised the Sunni Shitte past and present. A nice quick overview. [Note if the video doesn’t play then Watch in Youtube]

AlArabiya Article – Saudi Arabia’s hate preachers must be silenced By Khaled Almaeena: Sadly, over the past 25 years extremism in all its ugly forms has spread in every strata of society. These self-appointed guardians of religion have become a “state within a state.” They have infiltrated all professions and many of   Read More ...

Urdu Article Unity of Ummah – Need of Time By Qazi Hussain Ahmed “Unity among Muslims is the need of time and the requirement of the Shariat too. Islam has ordered its followers to be united and to stay away from being scattered…” Read more   Source: http://jang.com.pk/jang/oct2014-daily/27-10-2014/col9.htm

Key Differences between Sunni and Shia Prayers   Watch this video clip yourself, Sunni and Shia Salat are completly different

Anti-imperialist Sunni/Shia unity is the only solution – Article by 5Pillarz.com Anti-imperialist activist Sukant Chandan argues that Sunnis and Shias in Iraq and the region must unite to fight the common enemy – the West. Otherwise they will be condemning themselves to eternal internecine conflict.   http://www.5pillarz.com/2014/06/24/iraq-anti-imperialist-sunnishia-unity-is-the-only-solution/

Stop the violence, Mahathir tells Muslims “I’m not asking Sunnis and Shia to agree with each other’s interpretation. But we do appeal to both Sunni and Shia to stop killing and fighting one another,” Mahathir told a press conference here organized by the International Movement for a Just World (JUST).”   Read More ...