Monthly Archives: January 2011


Turning Rumi: Singing Verses of Love, Unity and Freedom

I have rediscovered Rumi recently. I knew his poetry from other people or heard someone reciting it but suddenly I have found the treasure of his poems through Internet while searching for verses on love and unity. I searched for these verses because I felt I want to present a positive image of Islam, my [...]

By |January 25th, 2011|Flow of Thoughts|1 Comment

Image Journal: Salma Arastu

How do we live our days in the afterglow of the Christmas season, with its message of “peace on earth, good will to all”? I can’t think of a better way than meditating with the works of Salma Arastu. Arastu is a Muslim visual artist who was raised a Hindu. Not the religious [...]

By |January 20th, 2011|Media|2 Comments