Society Articles on human interaction and relationships, including politics, economics, family, women, and the arts. Includes book reviews.

Prayers of Women

Islam states that in the spiritual world, women are regarded equal to men and will be rewarded just like men. Islam also claims that women can also attain high spiritual status...

The Islamic Solution to World Hunger

By Shazia Sohail While there are many factors that contribute to poverty in the Third World the major ones are easy to spot. Firstly, wealth is concentrated, mostly in the form of...

Press Release: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA expresses grave concern at missile attacks on Syria

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA expresses its grave concern at the repeated bombing of Syria. The Community expresses its deep remorse at the ongoing loss of life, and calls...

Hazrat Khalifatul Masih V Launches Al-Hakam

London, March 23, 2018 Huzooraba, as he came out of the Baitul Futuh Mosque after the Friday Sermon, graciously launched The Weekly Al Hakam online. Huzooraba launched the...

The Quintessence of Adolescence

After reading a recent BBC article it was intriguing to learn that scientists have deemed the ages of 10 to 24 to be the age of adolescence. www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-42732442...

Tolerance – Its Importance in Social Life

By Junaid Ahmad Waraich, Pakistan Society is formed by groups of individuals who possess different elements that make them human. We all have our unique characteristics and...

Piously Powerful: The Original Muslim Women

Pre-Conceived Notions The Muslim woman has become an elusive concept to many, shrouded by her veil and enveloped in a life of oppressive silence. Yet this is untrue on many...

Book Review: Criterion for Religions

The Criterion for Religions is a small book of 38 pages written by Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian (as), the Promised Messiah and Mahdi, in 1895. Its Urdu title is Mi‘yarul...

Dajjal, Gog, Magog

Standing against the negative influences of both European countries and Western philosophers was one of the basic purposes of the coming of the Promised Messiah (as) as the Second...

Book Review—Jesus in Kashmir: The Lost Tomb

Suzanne Olsson’s book, Jesus in Kashmir: The Lost Tomb, was published in 2005 and chronicles the rich religious history of Kashmir, focusing on the Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish,...