by: Dr. M. J. Sahlani
In the Name of Allah, the Merciful, the Compassionate
This editorial is about the concept of "World as a Small Village" and its characteristics. It considers the way it appears and indicates the manner it should be.
Ijtehad in the outlook of the Twelver Shi is:
Herewith the history of the word "Ijtehad" in the points of views of Islamic regilgions are stated and then the provisions as well as the principles of "Ijtehad" in the Shi i s teachings are discussed.
Knowing Islam and calling to it
Mr. Sayyed Mohammad Baqer Hakim in this article discusses on the way of knowing Islam and the problems of the right path of this knowledge. It also considers how to propound Islam for others by using the advanced means of the time.
West and the Issue of Palestine in ٢١st Century
In this article, Dr. Ramadhan Abdullah Salah of Palestine writes about the situation of Palestine in the world of power - mongers and mentions the religio - politico - economic strategies of Palestinian Issue.
The Arabic - Islamic characters of Omar Abu
Rishah thepoet - ٢:
Here, Dr, I ssa Ali A kube of Emirates University, mentions some points about the comtemporary poet, Abu Rishah to show the Islamic personality and cultural principles of this poet.
The ethics of dialogue in Islam
Mr. Ezzaddin Salim, the author of this article, considers the stand of Islam towards other religions and indicates the Qur anic emphasis on the common grounds existing among divine religions, to stress on the common points and to encourage the followers of divine religions about a constructive dialogue.
The ways of activating the cultural relations between Arabs andIranians:
In this article, Dr. M. A. Bushahri of Iran, points out the significance of the culture in strenghtening the relations among the Muslim Ummah as well as the ways of having stronger cultural relations between Arabs and Iranians.
The Westoxication policy in the World of
Mr. Mohammad Alleluh of Palestine says about the dangers that exist in the field of cultural encounter between Islamic ones with those of Western and how they can be neutralized.
Spiritual Values and Scholarly Movement:
Dr. Hussein Haj Hassan of Lebanon talks about the values and the matter of their relativity or absoluteness to explain the coherence of the Islamic spiritualities and their connections with the new scientific and scholarly movements.
Religious Unity in the poems of Firtussi:
Mr. Haidar Mahallati of Iran mentions in this article that how the matter of Islamic unity are propounded in the poems of the known Abdul Mune m Firtussi of Najaf (Iraq).
Some details about the latest activities of the World Proximity Assembly among Islamic religions are given under this title.