A handful of Pakistani Muslim youths are beginning to question the existence of God and are in the process of giving up Islam to become atheists. Still a small number, the trend seems...
SRINAGAR: Sikhs in the Kashmir Valley have received anonymous letters from Islamic militants asking them to either embrace Islam and join the protests against civilian killings or pack up and leave the Valley. The 60,000-strong Sikh community is the single largest minority group in...
As director of the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, Mark Juergensmeyer brings the sociology of religion to bear on the analysis of violent conflict in the contemporary world. His recent books include Global Rebellion: Religious...
it is claimed by both hindus and muslims that sikhism was just a convienent way of creating a new identity. the first guru never intended it to be a religion; he just wanted something different as a way of worship.
what say you sikhs
57 Pakistani Hindus convert to Islam 'under pressure' - dnaindia.com
ISLAMABAD: Over 50 Pakistani Hindus have converted to Islam in the Sialkot district of Punjab within a week (between May 14 and May 19) under pressure from their Muslim employers in a bid to retain their jobs and survive in...
Relevant Differences Between Islam and Sikhism
i) Sikhs Embrace Diversity: Muslims Don't
ii) God and Man
iii) Women in Sikhism
iv) Sikh Militarism
vi) Sikh-Muslim Relations in the UK
Sikhs Embrace Diversity: Muslims Don’t
The most obvious distinction to make between...
Abducted Sikh returns home without converting to Islam
ISLAMABAD: Yet another Pakistani belonging to the Sikh community, who was kidnapped by the Taliban from Peshawar, the capital of the north-west frontier province, has returned home safely, defying his captors’ demand to convert to...
I have many friends and acquaintances whom follow the Sikh religion. And by far they are all lovely people and I enjoy their company.
I am curious about all religions and like to find out and ask questions. I am not especially knowledgeable about any one religion, but I enjoy learning about...
view: A time to humanise Islam —Ishtiaq Ahmed
Daily Times - Leading News Resource of Pakistan
There is a screaming silence from the custodians of Islam — the ulema — on the execution of Jaspal Singh, probably because he was not a Muslim. The Muslim masses have not taken to the...
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Peshawar/Islamabad: Two Sikhs who were kidnapped over a month back have been beheaded by the Pakistani Taliban in the country's restive tribal belt in a brutal act by the militants.
According to uncofirmed reports, the Taliban had dumped the heads of the two victims at a Gurudwara in...
can any one tell me is islam is scientific or not ,bcoz every now and then muslims are busy to find resons to associate islam with science, as if islam sayings matches with science then they say look our islam is scientific. its gods own religion ???? what u peoeple say about this
British universities sometimes seen as breeding grounds for radical Islam - washingtonpost.com
British universities sometimes seen as breeding grounds for radical Islam
The failed plane bombing in Detroit
A Nigerian man, claiming to be linked to al-Qaeda, allegedly tried to set...
TORONTO: Canada may claim itself to be the most multicultural country in the world, but Canadians still harbour prejudices and racial
stereotypes, says a survey by the nation's premier magazine.
According to the survey by Maclean's weekly, almost half of Canadians believe that Islam promotes...
This speech was given by Homa, who was very active in the fight to
keep Sharia law out of Canada. Due to that victory, Jewish and
Catholic family arbitration in Ontario is now also under the civil
Please ignore the typos and misspellings as this was her own rough
A German's View on Islam
A man, whose family was German aristocracy prior to World War II,
owned a number of large industries and estates. When asked how many
German people were true Nazis, the answer he gave can guide our
attitude toward fanaticism. 'Very few people were true Nazis,' he
..or Islam, .....or Christianity.....etc
Hi all ,
There seems to be a flurry of threads that seem to surrounding this issue. I am interested in why people are so concerened about proving Sikhism is a branch of Hinduism?
I have heard arguments from Islamists that Sikhism is a corrupted form...