Tag Archives: Hinduism

Muslim Incursion and Expansion in Sri Lanka

  During the past sixty years every action taken by the Buddhists have failed to persuade Muslims to vacate the Kuragala archaeological site. It is not only here that Muslims are encroaching on Buddhist places of worship and taking advantage … Continue reading

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Religious Freedom: A Hindu Perspective

by Arvind Sharma, PhD, Birks Professor of Comparative Religion, McGill University Presentation before the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom on September 18, 2000. I have been asked to provide a Hindu perspective on religious freedom, to identify the … Continue reading

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The Rise of Modern Religious Fundamentalism Worldwide

by Christopher Helali No one can deny that we live in dangerous times. Never before in world history has there been this level of religious radicalism and fundamentalism on a global scale. Every major religion has organized constituents that mobilize … Continue reading

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