This Eid we ask: is Qurbani necessary for one to be a devout Muslim?
A Muslim versed in Urdu, Persian, and Sanskrit has authored books showing similarities between Vedic and Islamic literature.
Children attend a madrasa where Quran, Mahabharata and Ramayana are taught with Hindi and Urdu.
Light is Diwali’s central symbol and Allah is the Light of the heavens and the earth
Art has no religious boundary, a Hindu paints Quranic verses on various mosques in Hyderabad
Guest writer Aamir Hussain explores Hindu pujas from a Muslim perspective
Both scriptures tell us that God’s message has come to the people from time to time all through the history of mankind (Quran, 40:79; Gita 4:1-3).
Holding the Quran in one hand and the Bhagavad Gita in the other, Mukhtar Ahmad conducts “a class of communal harmony” at a madrassa
“We have done this to send a message across that Hindu and Muslims are one. The people chanted mantras, heard verses and the Quran in unision.”
The theme of self sacrifice for God and humanity is common in both the Gita and the Quran
Muslim and Vaishnavas met in DC to discuss the many Names of God. “Reverence for God’s name is an important aspect of both traditions, and we thought it was something around which we could share commonalities, understand differences, and learn from each other,” one attendee said.
Both Hinduism and Islam command (not suggest) its followers to help the less fortunate and regularly donate a percentage of their income.