Bollywood’s Persistent Islamophobia Problem

Rana Ayyub, a famed Indian journalist, wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post about Sooryavanshi, a Bollywood flick released at the beginning of November,...

Hinduism and the Killing of Female Infants

One of the great signs of the magnificence and grandeur of Allāh Ta’ālā is that He created us in pairs, male and female. In...

Remember When Hindutva Called for Gang Rape of Muslim Women?

So much critique is aimed at political Islam, but it's good to remind ourselves of what the political factions of other religions are all...

Transgender Muslims in the Subcontinent? Making Sense of Hijras

Changing one’s gender and behaving as the opposite gender are now understood as not only acceptable, but something to embrace and celebrate. Those who...

The Irrationality of Idol Worship – The Case of Hinduism

Man has been granted an inherent ability to recognize the Oneness of Allah Ta’ala. Thousands upon thousands of people throughout history have realised and...

Sikhism’s Dubious Monotheism – Between Auto-Deification and Book Worship

Sikhism is an Indic religion with around 25 million followers, the majority located in India's Punjab region but also some in the West in...

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...

Who Is the Founder or “Prophet” of Hinduism?

Hinduism is described as one of the world’s oldest religions, dating back to the third and second millennium BC. The Hindu religion boasts of...

Camel Urine in Islam: Do Hindus and Western Non-Muslims Have Any Grounds for Objection?

Our recent article on the importance of cow dung in traditional Hinduism triggered some angry responses, nearly exclusively concentrated on the issue of camel...

When the Gods Won’t Take No for an Answer: Rapist Gods in Hinduism

India has a long and dark history of sexual violence, most notably, rape. According to one study, a girl is raped every 20 minutes...