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Memorable Monument of the Mighty Empire

Located in Saint Petersburg, the National Library of Russia, is the oldest book shrine in the Russian empire.

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Finding Faith in Snow Flake

An ice walk in the former Russian Capital leading to the captivating Saint Petersburg Mosque.

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GLOBAL FAITH. LOCAL PRACTICE: Islamic Traditions in Java & Malabar

Intriguing insights into the similarities between the intellectual and spiritual traditions of Indonesia and Malabar.

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Barpeta’a Bodo Tribals & The Quarter Mecca

Not all Assamese Muslims can afford to travel to Mecca for pilgrimage. Instead, they make it to Poa Mecca, or one quarter of mecca, a popular shrine in Assam revered by both Hindus and Muslims.

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Road to Assam

A journey to the outskirts of Barpeta District in Assam, a land blessed with incredible fertility and abundant fresh water

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Brahmaputra: Catastrophic Flood. Colossal Fun

BRAHMAPUTRA, the trans-boundary river which flows through China, India and Bangladesh, is known for creating catastrophic floods. But it also offers fun and food for its beneficiaries.

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The Fish Flood in Assam’s Little Lake

Assam is a land blessed with abundant fish, rainfall and groundwater. Mujeeb Jaihoon came across this melting pot of Nature’s wonders at the campus lake of Darul Huda Assam Centre, Barpeta district.

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Through the Land of Sinai: Dr Bahauddin Nadwi (3/3)

The final episode of the journey where the scholar describes about historic places…

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Through the Land of Sinai: Dr Bahauddin Nadwi

Dr Bahauddin Nadwi narrates his experiences of travel across five countries; and his visit to Masjid ul Aqsa

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Through the Land of Sinai: Dr Bahauddin Nadwi (2/3)

Maulana Muhammad Ali’s (the famous Indian freedom activist) maqbara is also present in Bait-ul-Muqaddis. The beautiful Dome seen usually in the fotos is not Bait-ul-Muqaddis, that Dome is the mosque named Kubathi-Sakhra. It was built by the king Abdul Malik bin Marwan.

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