Burmese Muslims’ way of celebrating Eid

September 22, 2009

Burmese Muslims‘ way of celebrating Eid

In Burma/Myanmar, Eid ul-Fitr lasts for only one day of celebration for the Burmese Muslims. We call this day as Eid Nei’ (Nei’=day) or Eid Ka Lay (Ka Lay=small) or Shai Mai Eid (because Shai Mai or sayviah/ sweet vermicelli served with fried cashews, coconut shreds, raisins with milk is the main Burmese Muslim traditional food cooked during the Burmese Muslim Eids).
Although it is never a gazetted public holiday in Myanmar, most of the bosses have an understanding on the Burmese Muslims and usually even willing to give an unrecorded holiday to the Muslim staff. And they even used to take time off during the office hour to visit their Muslim staff usually also accompanied by other non-Muslim staff under them.

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သန္းေရႊ-ဦးသိန္းစိန္ရဲ႕ မုိက္႐ိုင္းမႈေတြ

July 29, 2014

Bran Sai

ေလာကမွာ အႏိုင္ယူဖို႕ ေစာ္ကားလိုက္ဖို႕ …သိပ္လြယ္ကူပါတယ္ …။

ဒါေပမယ့္ … ႐ႈံးနိမ့္မႈ နဲ႕ ေစာ္ကားခံရမႈေတြကိုေတာ့ …ခြင့္လႊတ္ေၾကေအး ေပးႏိုင္ဖုိ႕ ဆိုတာကေတာ့ …

အင္မတန္ ခက္ခဲပါလိမ့္မယ္ …။

က်ေနာ္တို႕ အသက္အရြယ္တန္းေပါ့ေလ …၃၀ ေက်ာ္ ၄၀ တြင္း … အသက္အရြယ္ အားလံုးဟာ …

စနစ္ဆိုးေတြ လူဆိုးေတြရဲ႕ အထုအေထာင္း အ႐ုိက္အပုတ္ဒဏ္မွန္သမွ်ကို ခံစားခဲ့ရဖူးသူတိုင္းပါ …

ေမြးလာကတည္းက အ႐ႈံးနဲ႕ ရင္ဆုိင္ရဖို႕ သက္သက္ ေမြးခဲ့သလိုပါ …။

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Secularism

July 27, 2014

Secularism

From Wikipedia

Secularism is the principle of the separation of government institutions and persons mandated to represent the state from religious institutions and religious dignitaries. One manifestation of secularism is asserting the right to be free from religious rule and teachings, or, in a state declared to be neutral on matters of belief, from the imposition by government of religion or religious practices upon its people.[Notes 1] Another manifestation of secularism is the view that public activities and decisions, especially political ones, should be uninfluenced by religious beliefs and/or practices.[1][Notes 2]

Secularism draws its intellectual roots from Greek and Roman philosophers such as Marcus Aurelius and Epicurus; from Enlightenment thinkers such as Denis Diderot, Voltaire, Baruch Spinoza, James Madison, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Paine; and from more recent freethinkers and atheists such as Robert Ingersoll and Bertrand Russell.

The purposes and arguments in support of secularism vary widely. In European laicism, it has been argued that secularism is a movement toward modernization, and away from traditional religious values (also known as secularization). This type of secularism, on a social or philosophical level, has often occurred while maintaining an official state church or other state support of religion. In the United States, some argue that state secularism has served to a greater extent to protect religion and the religious from governmental interference, while secularism on a social level is less prevalent.[2][3] Within countries as well, differing political movements support secularism for varying reasons.[4]

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Separation of church and state

July 27, 2014

Separation of church and state

From Wikipedia

The separation of church and state is a metaphorical description for the distance in the relationship between organized religion and the nation state.

Although the concept of separation has been adopted in a number of countries, there are varying degrees of separation depending on the applicable legal structures and prevalent views toward the proper relationship between religion and politics. While a country’s policy may be to have a definite distinction in church and state, there may be an “arm’s length distance” relationship in which the two entities interact as independent organizations. A similar but typically stricter principle of laïcité has been applied in France and Turkey, while some socially secularized countries such as Denmark and the United Kingdom have maintained constitutional recognition of an official state religion.[1] The concept parallels various other international social and political ideas, including secularism, disestablishment, religious liberty, and religious pluralism. Whitman (2009) observes that in many European countries, the state has, over the centuries, taken over the social roles of the church, leading to a generally secularized public sphere.[2]

The degree of separation varies from total separation mandated by a constitution, as in India and Singapore; to an official religion with total prohibition of the practice of any other religion, as in the Maldives.

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တရုတ္ဆုိရင္ အေဖေခၚလုိ႔ ေျခသလုံးဖက္ျပီးေအာက္က်ဳိ႕ေန

July 27, 2014
တရုတ္ဆုိရင္ အေဖေခၚလုိ႔
ေျခသလုံးဖက္ျပီးေအာက္က်ဳိ႕ေန

ေတာေတာင္ေရေျမအကုန္ေပးလုိ႔
အမ၊ႏွမ ေပးျပီး ပေထြးေခၚေန

ကုလားဆုိရင္ အနိင္က်င့္လုိ႔
အုပ္စုဖြဲ႕ျပီး ခုိးဆုိးလုယက္ေန

၄၃၆ အေရး ေမ႔ေပ်ာက္ေရး
ကုလားထုိးေကြ်းေန

အဲဒါမွ ၉၆၉ ဝါဒ ဓမၼမဂၤလာေပ

ဂ တုန္း ဝီ ရ သူ

Human Rights Activist and Philanthropist from Meikhtila, Haji Pho Lone @ Ko Zaw Htwe were arrested with trumpeted charges

July 26, 2014

Human Rights Activist and Philanthropist from Meikhtila, Haji Pho Lone @ Ko Zaw Htwe was arrested with trumpeted charges

Human Rights Activist and Philanthropist from Meikhtila, Haji Pho Lone @ Ko Zaw Htwe was arrested with trumpeted charges

 Maung Maung Skw

Since 20-3-2013, the day when Meikhtila was terrorized up to now Haji Pho Lone @ Ko Zaw Htwe is a person actively helping all the refugees facing difficulties.

Since the first day of attack in Meikhtila, he was being helping out the citizens, irrespective of their race and religion, saved out from trouble hotspots, transport to the safe areas, providing food and shelter.

Once the condition in Meikhtila was stabilized, he had sheltered thousands of Internally Displaced Muslims at the School at Yin Daw. He provides food, accommodation, health care and all the necessary things for the refugees up to the present time.

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ဆြလာသြလ္ သတ္စ္ဗီးဟ္ ဖတ္ႏိုင္ရန္ ဖတ္နည္းလမ္းညႊန္

July 25, 2014
Shine Win Credit : A Muslim of Myanmar (Da’ Wah in Myanmar)

ယေန႔ည ဆြလာသြလ္ သတ္စ္ဗီးဟ္ ဖတ္ႏိုင္ရန္ ဖတ္နည္းလမ္းညႊန္

“ဆြလာသြလ္ သစ္ဘီဟ္” တြင္ ဖတ္ရမည့္ ဇိကိရ္မွာ “စူဗဟာနလႅာဟိ ၀လ္ဟမ္ဒုလိလႅာဟိ ၀လာအိလာဟ အိလလႅာဟု ၀လႅာဟု ၀အက္ဘရ္” ပင္ျဖစ္ပါသည္။

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Nice dua’ to recite

July 25, 2014

Nadia Altaf
Beautiful dua to save!!!!

Almighty Allah there is no one worthy of worship than you, Almighty Allah you are the one, you are the only one, you are the lord of the world’s, you are the lord of the angels, you are the sovereign, you are the sustainer, you are the merciful, you are the protector, you are the provider, you are the forgiver of sins and you are the accepter of duas…
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လူထုက အားကိုးတဲ့ ႏိုင္ငံေရးသမားေတြက မေျပာဘဲ ႏုတ္ဆိတ္ေနေတာ့ – ျပည္သူေတြကလည္း ႏိုင္ငံေရးသမားေတြကို အယုံအၾကည္ မရိွဘူးေပါ့ဗ်ာ

July 25, 2014

ႏိုင္ငံေရးသမားေတြဟာ ဗုဒၶဘာသာ စစ္လြန္းၿပီး

တရားေတြနဲ႔ ေျဖတတ္လြန္းေတာ့ ...

ႏိုင္ငံေရးသမားေတြဟာ လူမုန္းမ်ားမွာကို

ပက္ပက္စက္စက္ႀကီး ေၾကာက္လြန္းေနေလေတာ့ …

ပက္ပက္စက္စက္ႀကီး အမွန္တရားဘက္က

ပက္ပက္စက္စက္ႀကီး ခုိင္ခုိင္မာမာ ရပ္တည္ မျပေလေတာ့ ..

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ေအာင္ဒင္ – အပိုင္း (၇၀) အမုန္းတရားမ်ားျဖန္႕ေဝျခင္းႏွင့္ ဥပေဒျပဳတားျမစ္ျခင္း

July 25, 2014

ေအာင္ဒင္ – အပိုင္း (၇၀) အမုန္းတရားမ်ားျဖန္႕ေဝျခင္းႏွင့္ ဥပေဒျပဳတားျမစ္ျခင္း

July 24, 2014
(ျပည္သူ႕ေခတ္ဂ်ာနယ္၊ အတြဲ ၄၊ အမွတ္ ၂၀၅၊ ဇူလိုင္လ ၁၇ ရက္ေန႕၊ ၂၀၁၄၊ စာမ်က္ႏွာ ၁၈/၂၂)

 ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံ၏ ျပည္ေထာင္စု လႊတ္ေတာ္ကို အနီးၾကည့္ အေ၀းၾကည့္ – ၇၀

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လူသားဖြံ႕ျဖိဳးမႈ အညႊန္းကိန္း …. ျမန္မာျပည္ဟာ အာဆီယံမွာ အနိမ့္ဆံုးျဖစ္ …

July 25, 2014

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