The strand of Sufism which emerged on the banks of Indus, consciously eschewed religious orthodoxy and, at times, even rebelled against it.
A Muslim shrine has hosted Krishna’s birthday celebrations for over 300 years
Sufis and Gurus, and their message, transcends geographical and cultural boundaries. “They are the beacons of light”
How a world famous musician came to Islam through a Hindu astrologer
An author travels through Pakistan documenting similarities between different faiths
Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs come together to visit and pray at the Hazrat Baba Srotri mountain shrine in Himachal Pradesh.
The Sufi and Bhakti tradition in Pakistan and India are two such trends from within Islam and Hinduism respectively, that are focused more on the unity of humanity as a whole, overcoming sectarian divides. The saints from these traditions had massive appeal among people of different religions and they were away from the centers of…
A Sufi saint famous for devotional Punjabi poetry is revered in Sikh scriptures and honored by Sikhs, Hindus, and Muslims alike.
A small town in Pakistan celebrates interfaith harmony – where Hindus fast on Ramadan and Muslims prohibit slaughter of cows
Thousands of Sufi shrines, big and small, dot the landscape in rural Pakistan. Each shrine has its own history and associated legends. But the shrine that stands against the dusty green hillocks in Dhoke Sahi Village is unique, both in terms of its past and present. Like other shrines, thousands of devotees have come to…
Hazrat Sheikh Makhdum Yahia Maneri who died in 1608 is visited by Hindus, Muslims, and Sikh devotees who pay respect to his life’s work as a Sufi saint.