Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao informed that the Telangana Government will be buying 125 kg of gold from the Reserve Bank to be used to gold plate the "Vimana Gopuram" of Yadadri, the upcoming integrated temple city. He also announced that the renovated Yadadri temple will be open to the public on March 28, 2022.2 Days 18 Hr ago
Taif is located near Makkah in the pre-Islamic era. Residents of Taif were strong idol worshipers. One day in Feb 630 CE, Prophet Muhammad came to know that Taif people declined to follow Islam and continue idol worship practices. Prophet Muhammad and his invaders encircled the Taif region and barred Taif people from all transportations. As a result, a delegation of Taif leaders decided to meet Prophet Muhammad.3 Days 19 Hr ago
The Vice President of Vishwa Hindu Parishad and General Secretary of Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Champat Rai has announced that the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, which is under construction, will be equipped with modern technology.3 Days 19 Hr ago
Union Minister for Culture and Tourism G Kishan Reddy will address the inaugural session of the conference "Tourism in Buddhist Circuits - A way forward" organised by the ministry in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar.4 Days 19 Hr ago
A viral video of a school student claimed that the teacher assaulted that student for having a Tilak on his forehead. The student has been identified as Pawan Sen. He is a student of a school in Gairatganj Tehsil in the Raisen District of Madhya Pradesh.
The victim said the accused named Jaswant started following Islam and threatened to kill her and their daughter if they continued to follow Hinduism. He started harassing her to observe Islamic rituals and even dress as a Muslim, she said.
A victim woman in a gang rape and forced conversion case claimed that a Maulavi told her that if she embraced Islam, the prominent Muslim religious leaders in the country & abroad would give her lakhs of rupees.
A Khatm-e-Nabuwat Conference that was held on September 12 under the aegis of Jamiat-e-Ulema Pakistan presided over by JUP (Punjab) Deputy President Maulana Hafiz Muhammad Saleem and the Ulema, demanded that the Government should remove Qadinias (Ahmadiyyas) from key posts.
Mumbai based Raza academy has carried out a protest against the Saudi Government for opening ten cinema halls in the holy city of Madina. However, the local Saudi Muslims have welcomed the decision taken by their Government.
The religious conflicts have been observed after a statement issued by the Christian Bishop of Pala Diocese over the existence of love & narcotics jihad. Muslim organizations have asked Pala Bishop Mar Joseph Kallarangatt to withdraw his controversial statement.
Kerala's Christian priest issued an apology after his controversial statement went viral on social media. In his comment, Father Roy Kannanchira claimed that Ezhava youngsters are also targeting girls belonging to the Christian community.
Christian Pastor Sadu Chinna Venkateshwarlu alias Joseph has been arrested by Rachakonda Police, Hyderabad, on charges of raping a woman. He had allegedly raped the 24-year-old victim in January 2020 at Shamshabad and subsequently at his home and other places on multiple occasions. He had also promised to marry her but failed to do so.
Amid recent row over the incident of smoking at Takht Kesgarh Sahib, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has transferred head granthi Phoola Singh and manager Malkit Singh to Dukh Nivaran Sahib in Patiala and gurudwara Nada Sahib in Panchkula, respectively.
The Indian sangat will not be visiting Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur Sahib, Pakistan to observe the Jyoti Jot Diwas, or the death anniversary of the first Guru of Sikhs, Guru Nanak Dev, on September 22.
Amid the violation of COVID-19 norms, Chanakyapuri district administration has ordered the closure of Bangla Sahib Gurudwara. The order was issued by the Chanakyapuri sub divisional magistrate (SDM) on 16 September.
The All-India Sikh Students’ Federation (Peer Mohammad) celebrated its 77th Foundation Day at the Golden Temple. Ardas was conducted at Akal Takht in presence of former chief Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad, President Bhai Jagroop Singh Cheema, Sangha Federation chief Kashmir Singh Sangha and Dr Manjit Singh Bhoma.
The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is going to hold its first-ever Global Buddhist Conference in November. President of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) Dr. Vinay Sahasrabudhe gave the information about it on 14 September.
India's popular Buddhist pilgrimage site, the Mahabodhi Temple or the Mahabodhi Mahavihar has been re-opened from August 27 after being shut down for months due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Mahabodhi Temple, which was declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2002, was shut down in April to curb the spread of the virus.
The central unit of the Navi Mumbai Crime Branch has busted a four-member gang that looted Hindu and Jain temples. Over 2 kg and 350 gm of silver were recovered from them. With their arrest, 10 cases of theft lodged at police stations in Navi Mumbai, Thane, Palghar, and Nashik have been solved.
The 147th birth anniversary of the Gachhayak Agmodhadrak Acharyashree Anandsagar Surishwarji Maharaj Sahib of Sagar community of Shwetambar Jain community was celebrated with Guru Gunanuvad at Kharakua Pedhi Temple.
Indian intelligence agencies have issued a country-wide terror alert ahead of the Jewish holidays in September. The alert has been conveyed to all police heads in the country for the safety and security of Jew people. It clearly mentioned that Jew people are on the hit list of a terror organization
Ali Ahmadi, a Baha’i citizen living in Ghaemshahr, was arrested on August 26 and transferred to Ghaemshahr Prison to begin a 1-year sentence. Mr Ahmadi was arrested by Iranian Police on October 23, 2018, and transferred to solitary confinement in the Kachuei Detention Center in Sari. He was released on bail on January 2, 2019.
The New York Times reported that the Israeli administration has now allowed Jews to offer prayers at the contested Al-Aqsa mosque compound. As of now, only Muslims were allowed to offer prayers in the main compound, while Jews were allowed to pray at the western wall below. But now, as global calls increase and as the Neftali Bennett administration enhances its stronghold, it is allowing more and more number of Jews to pray there.
Six Iranian Bahai citizens have been jailed by an Iranian court for allegedly propagating the beliefs of the Bahai sect. Borhan Esmaili, Maryam Bashir, Faranak Sheikhi, Hayedeh Ram, Minoo Bashir and Derna Esmaili, six Baha’i citizens living in Shiraz and Borazjan, were sentenced by the Revolutionary Court of Dashtestan (Borazjan) to a total of 73 years and 6 months in prison.
The Surat Parsi Panchayat Board filed a plea in Gujrat High Court seeking permission to perform the last rites of Covid victims as per the Zoroastrian tradition. The Court of Justice Nirzar Desai issued a notice to the Center and State Government.
Taif is located near Makkah in the pre-Islamic era. Residents of Taif were strong idol worshipers. One day in Feb 630 CE, Prophet Muhammad came to know that Taif people declined to follow Islam and continue idol worship practices. Prophet Muhammad and his invaders encircled the Taif region and barred Taif people from all transportations. As a result, a delegation of Taif leaders decided to meet Prophet Muhammad.
Taliban has established their rule over Afghanistan after a fall of President Ashraf Ghani’s Government. Taliban is a Deobandi Sunni Muslim's organization. Due to apprehension of persecution from Taliban, the other Islamic non-Deobandi sects are fleeing from Afghanistan. They seem desperate to leave Afghanistan. Why are they leaving the country despite being Muslim? This article highlights the religious conflicts and Islamic sectorial issues in Afghanistan.
In the Aurangabad district in Bihar, some Muslims claimed that their ancestors were Hindus. State Minority Welfare Minister Jama Khan said that his ancestors were Hindus. Similar confessions have sta
Special NIA court has called Stan Swamy as one of the prime accused after considering the facts presented by NIA after a detailed investigation. Court has found that Stan Swamy was linked with several controversial figures and banned organizations.