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After the conquest of Mecca, Islam quickly spread across the
Arabian Peninsula and became the unifying element of the various
Arabian tribes. When Muhammad died in 632, he was succeeded
by the caliphs, who became the spiritual and temporal rulers of
all Muslims.                   The first Caliphs were Abu Bakr, Umar, Uthman, and Ali. They
promoted the spread of Islam in Palestine, Syria, Armenia,
Asian Mesopotamia, Persia, and North Africa. In 661,
Muawiyah of the Umayyad family dethroned Ali and
established a caliphate in Syria. Under his rule, Muslims
spread to India, North Africa, and the Iberian Peninsula.
Buddhism 
    Buddhism is based on the teachings preached by the Indian
ascetic and preacher Siddhartha Gautama (better known as
Buddha) after his spiritual awakening. Siddhartha was born in
the 5th century BC. in the bosom of an aristocratic family in
the ancient Republic of Sakia. Later, after reviewing the
sufferings that people were going through, he gave up his social
status and privileges to lead a life devoted to meditation and
asceticism, until the day he finally found the path to spiritual
awakening.
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Highlights

From the Editor - Ruchika Rawan

From the Editor - Ruchika Rawan

The Origination

The Origination

INTERVIEW WITH AN ATHEIST - ‘CUTY MENDIRATTA’

INTERVIEW WITH AN ATHEIST - ‘CUTY MENDIRATTA’

Taj Mahal or Tejo Mahalaya?

Taj Mahal or Tejo Mahalaya?

Illuminati

Illuminati

Shia and Sunni
Buddhism and the family
Sallekhana in Jainism
The Khalistan

Shia and Sunni

Buddhism and the family

Sallekhana in Jainism

The Khalistan