Arĥivo por Oktobro, 2006

BANGLADESH POLITICS



BANGLADESH POLITICS, originally uploaded by lucky_khan.

Supporters of the opposition Awami League threw stones at the supporters of Islamic party Jamat-e-Islami during a clash in Dhaka October 28, 2006. At least six people died and about 500 were wounded in political riots in Bangladesh on Saturday after the man due to take over as interim leader withdrew just hours before taking the oath.

Sunset



Sunset, originally uploaded by Aawara.

EID PRAYER



EID PRAYER, originally uploaded by lucky_khan.

Pakistani Muslims offer Eid prayers at the historical Badshahi Mosque during the first day of the Eid al-Fitr religious festival in Lahore, 25 October 2006. People traditionally visit the homes of their relatives and friends during Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

BRITAIN VEIL DISPUTE

BRITAIN VEIL DISPUTE, originally uploaded by lucky_khan.

Muslim women wearing veils out doing their shopping in Blackburn, England Friday Oct. 6, 2006. Britain’s former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw’s preference that devout Muslim women visiting his office remove their veils ignited a heated debate Friday about cultural isolation and tolerance in Britain. Straw is the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Blackburn.

Eid Greetings

Eid Greetings, originally uploaded by lucky_khan.

Back to Home

Back to Home, originally uploaded by lucky_khan.

A large number of people gathered to get the advance booking in the trains at Cantt Railway Station for the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated at the end of Holy fasting month of Ramzan.

Miracle of Athan (اذان)

Amazing as it sounds, but fortunately for the Muslims of the world, it is an established fact? Have a look at a map of the world and you will find  Indonesia on the Eastern side of the earth. The major cities of Indonesia are Java, Sumatra, Borneo and Saibil. As soon as dawn breaks on the eastern side Of Saibil, at approximately 5:30 am local time, Fajar Aazaan begins. Thousands of Muezzins in Indonesia begin reciting the Aazaan. The process advances towards West Indonesia.  One and a half hours After the Aazaan has been completed in Saibil, it echoes in Jakarta. Sumatra then follows suit and before this auspicious process of Calling Aazaan ends in Indonesia, it has already begun in Malaysia. Burma is next in line, and within an hour of its beginning in Jakarta, It reaches Dacca, the capital city of Bangladesh. After Bangladesh, it has already prevailed in western India, from Calcutta to Srinagar. It then advances towards Mumbai ( Bombay) and the environment of entire India Resounds with this proclamation. Srinagar and Sialkot (a north city in Pakistan) have the same timing for Aazaan. The time difference between Sialkot, Quetta, and Karachi is forty minutes, and within this Time, Fajar Aazaan is heard throughout Pakistan. Before it ends there, It Continue reading ‘Miracle of Athan (اذان)’