‘We are not Wahhabis...’
We were welcomed to Diriyah hall on visiting to Janadriyah Festival. Diriyah is the key place in the history of Saudi Arabia. Present Riyadh is the old Najd.
The Saudi Arabia's founder monarch, Imam Muhammad bin Saud had begun his rule from Diriyah in...
This Hyderabad mosque open for all religions, operates as health centre
Hyderabad, Nov 14: In a first, a mosque in south Indian city of Hyderabad has been turned into a health centre for people of all religions.
The Masjid-e-Ishaq mosque is providing healthcare facilities to slum dwellers in the vicinity, irrespective of their religion, with...
Stopped from installing idol in temple, 100 Hindu families threaten to convert to Islam
Meerut, Oct 11: Nearly 100 Dalit families in the Incholi area in the Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh have threatened to convert to Islam after they were allegedly stopped by locals, from placing idol of Goddess Kali in the village temple.
The angry Dalits...8
With a Brahminical touch, this Karnataka Dargah attracts Hindus in large numbers
Setting an example of religious harmony, people belonging to both Hindu and Muslim community pay obeisance at the Dargah of Harzat Shah Ruknuddin Tola in the Kalaburgi district of Karnataka. The doors of the shrine are apparently "open for all."
The shrine is dedicated...2
This Ganesh idol decorated with 70 kg gold, 350 kg silver; mandal insured for Rs 264.75 cr
Mumbai, Sept 13: Gowd Saraswat Brahman (GSB) Ganesh mandal, which is believed to be Mumbai's richest mandal, has taken an insurance cover of Rs 264.75 crore.
The GSB Ganpati mandal has installed as many as 65 CCTV cameras in the premises, which are directly...1
Hindus have no aspiration of dominance; we don’t even kill pests: RSS chief at Chicago WHC
Chicago, Sept 8: Hindus have no aspiration of dominance and the community will prosper only when it works as a society, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has said and urged the community leaders to unite and work for the betterment of the mankind.
State terrorism against Muslims touches its peak in China
The Muslims in China, a majority of them based in Xinjiang- an autonomous territory in the northwest of the country, are losing their identity and are forced to renounce Islam.
According to estimates cited by the United Nations and United States officials, one million...1
Now you can watch Makkah's glory on big screen in Dubai
For the first time in the UAE, people - including non-Muslims - who have never visited Makkah, can experience the holy city like never before as the Islamic Information Centre in Dubai is set to screen the movie One Day in the Haram.
In this Pakistani temple, Muslim woman teaches Hindu students
Karachi, Aug 22: Inside a Hindu temple in a shanty area in Pakistan's Karachi city, Anum Agha wearing the traditional Muslim Hijab greets her students with 'salaam' and gets a loud 'Jai Shri Ram' in response.
Anum runs a school inside the temple in...
10 things you need to know about Hajj and Eid-ul-Adha
1.Islam prescribes only two religious festivals for Muslims: 1) Eid-ul-Fitr, which falls on the 1st day of Shawwal, marks the end of fasting during the holy month of Ramadan. 2) Eid-ul-Adha, which falls on the 10th day of Dhul Hijjah, the last month...2