Eid-ul-Adha 2013

Eid-ul-Adha 2013

Eid-ul-Adha 2013   All praise to the Almighty for blessing us with Eid-ul-Adha on Wednesday, 16 October 2013. As with everything in Islam we celebrate this joyous occasion with the remembrance and worship of Allah. Eid-ul-Adha is a time when we are made to dwell on...
Myanmar Religious Leaders Urge Harmony After Anti-Muslim Clashes

Myanmar Religious Leaders Urge Harmony After Anti-Muslim Clashes

Religious leaders in a western Myanmar town reeling from deadly anti-Muslim clashes urged calm on Monday after fresh violence broke out in the country’s central Irrawaddy Delta region. On Sunday night a mob of Buddhist residents destroyed five Muslim houses in the...
A “Three Insecurities Perspective” for the Changing Myanmar

A “Three Insecurities Perspective” for the Changing Myanmar

Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia. Issue 14 (September 2013). Myanmar Changes in Myanmar over the past three years have indeed been dizzying. A cursory look at the turn of events since 201 in will persuade any doubters of the genuineness of the country’s transition. The...