Yes, absolutely! What's sad is the expansive scale at which this repetition is reigniting the survival of Islam. Coming back to Pakistan after 6 years(in July this year), it was such an isolating and enlightening experience to…"
"Speaking of intolerance and fundamentalism. The other day I was going to Friday prayers(have to) and the whole prayer was in Arabic. The only part that was in the local language was the supplication after the prayers. It all consisted of 'May…"
"It's quite a current tradition here in Pakistan(as well) to do such arrangements. Pretty common among the pathans in the NWFP province or in any of the backward communities. A lot of the motivations are political and financial. For example,…"
"I'm partially in the closet. I am currently in Pakistan(Islamabad specifically). I came back here in July, the same day he also died in the hospital as well. After a couple of weeks or so, I revealed to my mother I'm an atheist. My cousins…"
"That was hilarious Pat.
Thanks for the valuable input guys. I am an ex-Muslim who spent little time in USA and later became an atheist. This information helps me when I eventually want to do my own mid-winter celebration or christmas or…"