Ha! And Shivama thought getting banned from the domes was bad. At least she has her fingernails left.
--- sparaig <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Heh. You want REAL "purity of the teaching?" Try > being a Moslem in Malaysia... > > http://www.allamericanpatriots.com/m-news+article+storyid-16229.html > > [...] > > The Government opposed what it considered "deviant" > interpretations of Islam, maintaining > that allegedly deviant groups' views endanger > national security. According to the > Government's Islamic Development Department's (IDD) > website, fifty-six deviant teachings > had been identified and prohibited to Muslims as of > June 2006. They included Shi'a, > transcendental meditation, and Baha'i teachings, > among others. The Government asserted > that "deviationist" teachings could cause divisions > among Muslims. The IDD has established > written guidelines concerning what constitutes > "deviationist" behavior or belief. State > religious authorities, in making their > determinations on these matters, have generally > followed the federal guidelines. Members of groups > deemed "deviationist" may be arrested > and detained, with the consent of a Shari'a court, > in order to be "rehabilitated" and returned > to the "true path of Islam." In June 2005 the > religious affairs minister told parliament that 22 > "deviant" religious groups with an estimated 2,820 > followers had been identified in the > country. Neither the Government nor religious > authorities provided data on the number of > such persons who have been subjected to > "rehabilitation." > > > > > > To subscribe, send a message to: > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > Or go to: > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ > and click 'Join This Group!' > Yahoo! Groups Links > > > > > mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > > > > > > __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com To subscribe, send a message to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Or go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ and click 'Join This Group!' Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ <*> Your email settings: Individual Email | Traditional <*> To change settings online go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/join (Yahoo! ID required) <*> To change settings via email: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/