KATHMANDU: Two female American tourists in Kathmandu have sparked outrage among religious groups in the predominantly Hindu country by holding a gay marriage ceremony at a temple in the capital.
MANGALORE: More than a thousand people of different religions congregated at Mangalore April 30 for a food and culture festival that took peace and harmony as its theme.
By KHALED ALMAEENA
The Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) was born on Rabiul Awwal 12 of the Hijrah calendar. His birth, on a Monday, came 570 years after that of the Prophet Jesus (peace be upon him).
By Bosco de Souza Eremita
PANAJI: The Dalai Lama has urged people to turn their backs on the worship of idols and imbibe more compassion and sincerity. Compassion and genuine sincerity are keys to real happiness, the Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader said yesterday.
KOCHI: Political and religious leaders have celebrated the silver jubilee of a church built by Kerala Syrian Christians during tensions near a Hindu pilgrimage center.
MANDALAY (Myanmar): A Mandalay inter religious seminar highlighted the beauty of Islam and the need to overcome prejudices and build mutual understanding between faiths.
Archbishop Paul Zinghtung Grawng of Mandalay Archdiocese joined 60 Catholic priests, nuns and seminarians, Buddhists monks ..
MINA: The valley of Mina, which otherwise remains deserted throughout the year, came alive Sunday as hundreds of thousands of pilgrims poured into the city chanting “Labbaik Allahumma Labbaik” (O God, here I am answering Your call). Official estimates have put the number of pilgrims at 2.5 million.
NEW DELHI: Hindus in India have welcomed and appreciated the Vaticanâ€™s message on Diwali, the festival of lights.
â€œIt is a message that touches the heart,â€ said social activist Swamy Agnivesh, adding that the world will be more lit up after this message of harmony, peace and brotherhood.
BANGALORE: Human dignity is at the heart of Christian belief but also an ideal of the Indian nation, Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, head of the worldwide Anglican Communion, told 3,000 religious leaders here on Thursday.”My dignity is secured when my neighbor’s is ensured,” he said at ..
JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah Al-Asheikh has warned young men and women against watching pornography on the Internet and satellite channels in his Friday sermon at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. “The eyesight is a bounty given to us by Allah so ..
AMN / NEW DELHI GOVERNMENT OF INDIA has prepared a policy for Eco-tourism in forest and wildlife areas, which ...
The survey was conducted on 111 cities in the country. Chennai has been ranked 14 and while New Delhi stands a ...