Muslim Minorities

Deoband Waqf Rector Maulana Salim Qasmi Passes away

Noted theologian and Islamic scholar Maulana Mohammad Salim Qasmi, who was Chief Rector of Darul Uloom Waqf ever since its foundation, died Saturday afternoon in Deoband, India. He was 92.

Reports & Interviews

19th General Competitions of Sunni Seminaries Held in Zahedan

Dozens of students took part in the 19th provincial competitions of speech, essay writing and poetry in Islamic School of Mawlana Abdol-Aziz in Zahedan, Iran. The three-day long competition was concluded on Thursday 22nd Feb. 2018.

Sunnis in Iran

Islamic Schools Should be Independent

Recently a popular Iranian daily newspaper interviewed Shaikh Abdol-Hamid in Zahedan, the most influential Iranian Sunni leader. The journalist of the paper asked him questions on different domestic and regional issues. Here is a summary of his interview:


Abu Hanifah an-Nu’man

It is a well-known fact that Muslims follow some basic schools of thought in matters of Islamic Jurisprudence, other than questions of faith and fundamentals of worship and legal practices.