Thousands Petition to Ban Animal Sacrifice as Part of Eid al-Adha in India

An online petition demanding the government to prohibit a Muslim festival’s cruelty to animals has garnered thousands of supporters. All religions across the world

Jains Around the World Celebrate Mahavir Jayanti

On April 2, 2015 Jains celebrate their main festival Mahavir Jayanti, the birth anniversary of 24th Jain Tirthankar Mahavir Bhagwan. The holiday, also known

Raksha Bandhan

Hindus prepare for Raksha Bandhan, annual celebration of brother-sister love

Throughout India, Hindus are preparing to celebrate the annual festival of Raksha Bandhan, a commemoration of the duty and love that exists between brothers