Tag Archives: peace

Inter-religious harmony protects peace – Prime Minister

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Importance of humanities & social sciences

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Afghan president calls for more education of girls

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International Institute of Peace Studies and Global Philosophy

The Institute is unique among research centers throughout the world in that it combines training and practical work in conflict resolution with studying the entire range of global philosophical and spiritual traditions, together with the proactive search for global responsibility and justice in our time.
Dr. Thomas C Daffern, Director, is an academic specialist in interfaith [...]

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Cordoba Initiative

The Cordoba Initiative is a multi-national, multi-faith organization dedicated to improving understanding and building trust among people of all cultures and religions.
The name Cordoba was chosen to symbolize the time in history when Muslims, Jews and Christians lived together in peace and harmony and created a prosperous center of intellectual, spiritual, [...]

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Patriarch Kirill links religious extremism to poor knowledge of religion

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A Common Word Between Us and You

A Common Word Between Us and You represents a resource, which aims to bring together two major religious communities, Christians and Muslims, in order to strengthen sustainable and meaningful peace in this world.  The unity of God and the advancement of common ground between Islam and Christianity serve as the key ideologies of the Common [...]

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Rabbis for Human Rights articles

Rabbis for Human Rights offer several articles and reflections about human rights and Judaism. The writings are especially focused on Human Rights and reconciliation in Israel the Palestine Occupied Territories.

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Islam is peace

I have been asked to shed some light on Islam as a peaceful religion. In view of the shortage of time, I can only address this subject briefly. Whenever one wishes to speak about Islam as a religion of peace, the question naturally springs to mind that whereas there are so many religions in the [...]

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Love & Compassion; to children, parents & those whom we invite to do good

The article focuses on the fact that Holy Quran is full with verses and phrases of love and compassion. In fact, according the authors, “the variations of the word “rahmah” (i.e. mercy and compassion) can be found around 178 times in the Quran. Allah s.w.t. teaches us to speak gently and wisely to those whom [...]

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