Creating Islands of Learning and Harmony Through Libraries

Jan 24, 2020

In the heart of crowded Old Delhi’s Chandni Chowk, in the Indian capital, is the Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library   This community library has over 21,000 books including rare works in Urdu, Persian and Arabic. Some of these are translations of Hindu religous texts and epics like Ramayana. Started by seven friends to give local youth a meaningful avenue to occupy their minds and time,  the unique initiative is an example of how communities can create islands of learning & harmony in neighborhoods that can often become breeding grounds of radicalisation and prejudice in uncertain times. 

a

We will win, surely

Invisible virus, invading all over, at the speed of light,

SPS-IHC

Soleimani killing will lead to reprisal, increase chances of regional conflict: Dilip Hiro

After the targeted killing of Major General Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force by the US, the Persian Gulf nation is not going to sit silent…

Tweets about SAMonitor
SAM Facebook
INDIA REVIEW & ANALYSIS

March 15, 2020 | Volume 4 | Issue 4

March 15, 2020 | Volume 4 | Issue 3