Asfaar Burhaniyah 2.0

Asfaar Mubaraka of al Dai al Fatemi Syedna Mohammad Burhanuddin (tus) across the globe since 1424. (previous asfaar shall be added too insha allah as soon as possible.)The Placemark centered is the Current Location of His Holiness Dr. Syedna Mohammad Burhanuddin (TUS). comments are welcome.

Thursday, July 03, 2008

How strong is Your Beleif

This is a nice mail i received recently from one of my friends, which throws some light on the way people believe. Do Comment.

"A Difficult Judgment

In a small town in India, a person decided to open up his Bar business,
which was right opposite to the Temple.  The Temple & its congregation
started a campaign to block the Bar from opening with petitions and prayed

daily against his business.
Work progressed.  However, when it was almost complete and was about to
open a few days later, a strong lightning struck the Bar and it was burnt
to the ground.

The temple folks were rather smug in their outlook after that, till the Bar owner sued the Temple authorities on the grounds that the Temple through its congregation & prayers was ultimately responsible for the demise of his bar shop, either through direct or indirect actions or means.

In its reply to the court, the temple vehemently denied all responsibility or any connection that their prayers were reasons to the bar shop's demise.

As the case made its way into court, the judge looked over the paperwork at the hearing and commented:

I don't know how I'm going to decide this case, but it appears from the

     'we have a bar owner who believes in the power of prayer


     we have an entire temple and its devotees that doesn't.'   "

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