Rape and Pregnant Women in Classical Hindu Scriptures

Jāhiliyyah is the Arabic word for ignorance. In Muslim study circles, the term is used technically to refer to the period before Islam in...

Maldivian Muslims Oppose the Obscure Shirk Practice of Yoga

The Maldives is a nation consisting of around 1200 islands. It is known for its scenic beauty, which attracts tourists from all over the...

Low-Caste 9-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Gangraped, Cremated by Hindu Priest

This is truly horrifying. Aljazeera: A nine-year-old girl belonging to India’s marginalised Dalit community has been gang-raped, murdered and forcibly cremated in capital New Delhi, her...

India’s Most Famous Female Singer Died: A Look at Her Hindu Nationalism

Lata Mangeshkar is dead, at 92. There's a consensus that she was the most celebrated female singer in the country, mainly known for her playback...

Burning Widows: The Basis of Sati in Hindu Religious Texts

Sati (also called Suttee), i.e., widow burning, is a ghastly Hindu custom that was carried out upon the death of a husband. This savage...

Why Aren’t More Muslims Boycotting Bollywood?

In our fast-paced world of ‘progressiveness’, we see and hear many hurtful things about Islam and Muslims. We will admit that they have nothing...

Traditional Hindu Gastronomy: The Culinary Art of Cow Dung

A video just went viral in India in the last few days: that of a Hindu university professor teaching Hindu students how to make...

Hinduism and the Satanic Origins of Fire Worship

One of the more prominent themes in the Noble Qur’ān is the creation of the first man – Adam alayhi as-salām and the subsequent...

Violence and Murder by Hindu Gods in Hindu Scriptures

Apart from committing rape and engaging in other such acts, Hindu gods are depicted in Hindu scripture as committing murder and matricide. Hindu gods are...

India, 20 Years Ago: The 2002 Gujarat Pogrom Against Muslims

Twenty years ago, India witnessed the most gruesome acts against its Muslim minority. In the westernmost state of Gujarat, facing the Arabian Sea, starting in...