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Is Celebrating Love Not Part of Islamic Culture?

Haroon Khalid | Posted 02.15.2016 | Religion
Haroon Khalid

Using the pretext of traditions and culture on several occasions, the right to marry out of choice, the right to practise religion, etc., are curbed. I grew up with a 'modern' understanding of tradition which argued for the unshackling of society from the fetters of traditionalism to make way for progress.

Folk Religions Around The World Are Thriving Thanks To Women's Leadership

Religion News Service | Cathy Lynn Grossman | Posted 05.09.2015 | Religion

(RNS) In her Georgia home, Tammy Bloome says her rosary to Santa Muerte, a skull-faced version of the Grim Reaper in woman’s garb. In Maryland, S...

Who Is Winning The Competition Between Sports And Religion?

David Briggs | Posted 06.03.2013 | Religion
David Briggs

Survive and advance is one mantra of teams in the NCAA basketball tournament culminating in the Final Four. One strategy for churches struggling in a sports-obsessed culture may be a similar strategy: Adapt and advance.