Lately in my real and online lives, I've been having trouble with people and friends. Maybe it's some alignment of the stars, I don't know, but so many people are prickly these days.
It's taken me many years to develop a more laid-back attitude to life and my dealings with people. In the...
Human element: ‘Religious tolerance only path to peace’
PESHAWAR: “The prevalent hatred in our society can only be overcome by understanding Islam, Christianity, Hinduism and Sikhism,” said...
UK to open 8 Sikh 'faith schools' to inculcate tolerance
MIDDLESEX: Kingsley Hargoeavies, an 11 grade Catholic student, is on his knees as he sifts...
Exactly one year ago, a white supremacist attacked the
Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. Six people were
killed. And from that tragedy went forth a chant that
even made it onto a T-shirt: “We are all Sikhs.”
A few days later, I attended an interfaith Ramadan
break fast in Morristown, New...
"Do not say that the Vedas and the Koran (semitic books i.e. Bible, Torah and Qur'an) are false. Those who do not contemplate them are false." Guru Granth Sahib page 1350
We know that Guru Nanak exhorted Hindus to be good Hindus and Muslims to be good Muslims.
My question is, how does this...
'Active' tolerance vital during times of extraordinary change, UN officials say
16 November 2011 –Top United Nations officials stressed today the importance of practising active tolerance at a time when the world is undergoing unprecedented economic and political changes, and called for...
August 9, 2011
Religious tolerance ebbing around world, report finds
By Steven Edwards, Postmedia News - August 9, 2011 6:04 PM
UNITED NATIONS — Religious tolerance is in retreat in the world, where one-third of people face increasing harassment when seeking to practise their faith...
Calls for peace and tolerance mingle with frustration at Sikh grandfather's funeral
By Cynthia Hubert
A granddaughter imagined Gurmej Atwal walking in heaven, his best friend at his side.
A son spoke of the senselessness of the crime that killed Atwal and another Sikh American...
by Charlotte Feldman-Jacobs
(February 2009) An estimated 100 million to 140 million girls and women worldwide have undergone female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) and more than 3 million girls are at risk for cutting each year on the African continent alone. FGM/C is generally performed on...
It is fashionable in interfaith discussions to advocate "tolerance" for other faiths. But we would find it patronizing, even downright insulting, to be "tolerated" at someone's dinner table. No spouse would appreciate being told that his or her presence at home was being "tolerated." No...
for Tejwant Singh Malik ji
Cordoba House," the name initially given to the projected Islamic cultural center in downtown New York in the vicinity of Ground Zero, has receded into the background and been replaced by "Park51," a name derived from the address of the location. The name "Cordoba"...
Here is another view on the subject of the mosque at Ground Zero. These are not my views. I am posting new content, as i do every day. The authorship and publication information can be found in the link to the original article.
The Ground Zero mosque controversy shows that America manages its...
Definition: tolerance is the ability to accept something while disapproving of it.
No Tolerance for Intolerance
One of the essentials of a good community, that is, a community in which each of us can build flourishing lives for ourselves and those we care about, is tolerance.
April 7, 2010
Restricting kirpans would inflict wound on tolerance
By Marcus Gee
From Thursday's Globe and Mail
Ceremonial daggers can be turned into...
Niqab new flashpoint in tolerance debate
Marian Scott, Canwest News Service
Sunday - March 7, 2010
MONTREAL -- As a devout Muslim who wore a hijab, or head scarf, Miriam Abushaban was used to having...
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A U.S. government panel listed 13 countries Friday as "egregious" violators of religious freedom.
Homeless Pakistani Christians protest last month in Islamabad for protection of Christian minorities.
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom's annual report...
ANGER v/s TOLERANCE
It is a story of a small happy family living in a city where life is really hectic. The family has a little girl and her parents.
Now to understand this theory we have to imagine two Scenes. This scene is of a breakfast table where the father is in a hurry to rush to...