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Al-Azhar Struggles To Balance Politics And Tradition

When Pope Francis I visited Egypt in 2017 to stimulate inter-faith dialogue he walked into a religious and geopolitical minefield at the heart of which was Al-Azhar, one of the world’s oldest and foremost seats of Islamic learning. The pope’s visit took on added significance with Al-Azhar standing accused of promoting the kind of ultra-conservative Sunni Muslim Islam that potentially creates an environment conducive to breeding extremism….more: lobelog

Polls Result: Why do Muslims Fast?

Why do Muslims Fast?

  • All the Above (64%, 44 Votes)gggg
  • It is Mandatory (13%, 9 Votes)
  • Month of Qur’aan’s Reveleation (7%, 5 Votes)
  • Non of the Above (6%, 4 Votes)
  • To Learn Empathy (4%, 3 Votes)
  • To Learn Desplin (4%, 3 Votes)
  • Tradition and Cultural (1%, 1 Votes)
  • It is Healthy (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 69