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Moin Qazi

Mystic Mantra: The way to mindfulness

Dhikr is a powerful means of building self-control and striking a balance between the spiritual and the mundane.

03 Mar 2018 2:05 AM

When the poor are made guinea pigs

Jatropha cultivation was the new bandwagon wherein the Cinderella plant was promised to deliver gold out of barren lands.

01 Mar 2018 12:49 AM

Mystic Mantra: The power of altruism

Mankind’s faith in God and human beings is revealed in small acts of kindness, brotherhood or sisterhood in our day-to-day lives.

17 Feb 2018 3:58 AM

It’s time for us to move beyond Davos

India’s once-ample resources have been frittered away on the grandiose schemes which failed to pay the expected dividends.

16 Feb 2018 4:01 AM

The buzzword bingo

A strong economy isn’t enough, so the new marker for economic success is “inclusive” growth.

31 Jan 2018 12:12 AM


Mystic Mantra: The mystics in white

According to Sufi teachings, the path to experiencing the divine presence starts within.

30 Jan 2018 4:06 AM

India’s education needs reforms

The public school system expanded massively in the 1990s and the first decade of this century.

24 Jan 2018 12:09 AM

Micropension: Providing financial security for the elderly poor

Individualistic attitudes and rising aspirations with the accompanying changes in lifestyles are widening the generation gap.

17 Jan 2018 1:57 AM

Mystic Mantra: Our bond with divine grace

No previous society has offered seekers so many different ways to chase after Nirvana, so many different paths to spiritual epiphany.

16 Jan 2018 1:31 AM

Malnutrition ravages India’s children

Most child deaths in India occur from treatable diseases like pneumonia, diarrhea, malaria and complications at birth.

03 Jan 2018 1:13 AM


Mystic Mantra: The season of giving

Charity, selflessness, sacrifice, mercy — the act of giving is nothing short of a spiritual renewal.

02 Jan 2018 7:03 AM

Mystic Mantra: Tawhid — The heart of Islam

Tawhid further refers to the nature of that God — that he is a unity, not composed, not made up of parts, but simple and uncompounded.

29 Dec 2017 1:37 AM

India’s failed food system

India needs to mobilise large-scale investment into cold storage, refrigerated transport & other modern logistics to modernise its food supply chain.

27 Dec 2017 1:13 AM

Indian peasants cry for justice

With very small parcels of land families are finding difficult to make farming a viable, sustainable and subsistence business.

22 Dec 2017 1:42 AM

Mystic Mantra: The invisible embrace

There is no fault in God’s plan of the universe. Its alchemy is simply marvelous.

21 Dec 2017 7:11 AM


India needs to reform its ailing healthcare

Illnesses are a severe risk and can shave off most of the hard-earned savings in low-income communities.

18 Dec 2017 2:01 AM

Mystic Mantra: The celestial path of a mystic

The fire of mystical love is a burning which destroys all sense of a separate self, until nothing is left but love itself.

11 Dec 2017 6:49 AM

CSR: The moral voice of business

CSR is the umbrella term for how business relates to the broader cultural, economic and political environment in which it operates.

08 Dec 2017 12:33 AM

Mystic Mantra: The last sermon of Prophet Muhammad

He explained that the period of ignorance had come to an end, and so had its practices, its rivalries, and its conflicts based on power and profit.

02 Dec 2017 4:34 AM

Financial literacy: A key to economic freedom

Three years ago, India launched a steroidal savings account revolution, the Jeevan Dhan Yojana.

27 Nov 2017 12:59 AM