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Muhammad had Violated the Qur’an–2

 After Part-1

 

Muhammad violated Allah’s restriction on him on the number of his wives

 

When Muhammad married Zaynab bte. Jahsh, the wife of his adopted son, Zayd b. Harith, Allah was a little bit displeased with Muhammad’s audacious crave for young, beautiful, sexy women—married or single. So, Allah clamped down on Muhammad, sternly warning him that that […]

By |September 29th, 2009|Philosophy, Religion, Society|19 Comments

Che Guevera and Kobad Ghandi-why do they mislead?

No doubt for last two days, arrest of Kobad Ghandhi, a politburo member of the Maoist rebel group rocked the national media. Definitely what stirred the most is his sacrifice of career and Persian family fortune which he and his wife inherited during 1970. After he was baptized in Leninism in London, he continued to […]

By |September 24th, 2009|India, International, Politics, Society, Terrorism|3 Comments

The New Atheism : Prof. Victor Stenger’s new book is just out!

The New Atheism

Taking a Stand for Science and Reason

Victor J. Stenger

In 2004, Sam Harris published The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason  which became a major bestseller. This marked the first of a series of series of bestsellers that took a harder line against religion than has been the custom among […]

By |September 24th, 2009|book, Literature, Philosophy, Science|0 Comments

Muhammad had Violated the Qur’an-1

Muhammad had Violated the Qur’an
(Updated and re-written)-1
By Abul Kasem

September 19, 2009

(Note: This essay is an updated of version of the above article first posted on December 9, 2005. Due to much request from the readers the author has decided to re-write and update the essay in light with the new information glimpsed from the Qur’an […]

By |September 22nd, 2009|Philosophy, Religion, Society|10 Comments

Science vs. Religion

The basic incompatibility between religion and science was best summed up by the evolutionary biologist J.B.S. Haldane:

“My practice as a scientist is atheistic. That is to say, when I set up an experiment I assume that no god, angel or devil is going to interfere with its course; and this assumption has been justified by […]

By |September 17th, 2009|Philosophy, Religion, Science|1 Comment

What they love so well

‘LOOK, Abbu, people’ve already moved in!’ The surprise in Erfan’s voice made Firoze look up from his newspaper to the newly erected building that stood beyond his veranda. It was almost noon on a cool pre-autumn day as Firoze sat in the only place in their apartment from where a sliver of sky could […]

By |September 16th, 2009|Literature, Society, Women|0 Comments

Evolution, Creationsim, Intelligent Design: Some Random Thoughts

The human species has trouble getting a perspective on the sheer immensity of time that plays out through the evolutionary history of life on this planet. Time and numbers are keys in the evolutionary chain that has led from single cell life, to complex multicellular life, to greater complexity in specialized organs within living creatures. […]

By |September 13th, 2009|Philosophy, Religion, Science|1 Comment
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