Tengrism – Türük Tängrisi

Tengrism, also known as Tengriism, Tenggerism, or Tengrianism, is a Central Asian religion characterized by shamanism, animism, totemism, poly-, and monotheism, and ancestor worship. It was the prevailing religion of the Turks, Mongols, Hungarians, Xiongnu and possibly Huns, and the … More

The Promise of World Peace

A Statement by the Universal House of Justice Bahá’í World Center Haifa, Israel October 1985 To the Peoples of the … More

from Ophir

Ophir is a port or region mentioned in the Bible, famous for its wealth. King Solomon received a cargo from Ophir every three years, which … More

Tracing the Dispersion

Reconstructing ancient history, even religious history, can be compared to putting together a large, complex puzzle with many of the … More

Birth of the Prophet

Mawlid or Mawlid al-Nabi al-Sharif (مَولِد النَّبِي‎ mawlidu n-nabiyyi, “Birth of the Prophet”, sometimes simply called in colloquial Arabic مولد mawlid, mevlid, mevlit, mulud among other vernacular pronunciations; … More

Apocalypse of Baruch

The Apocalypse of Baruch are two different Jewish pseudepigraphical texts written in the late 1st/early 2nd century, after the fall of Jerusalem to the … More

Oath of Vengeance

In Mormonism, the oath of vengeance (or law of vengeance) was an oath that was made by participants in the endowment ritual … More

Eye See – 5778

Rosh HaShanah – September 21, 2017 – ראש השנה Tishrei 1-2 – The Jewish New Year. Marks the beginning of … More

Ur of the Chaldees

Ur of the Chaldees, is a city mentioned in the Hebrew Bible as the birthplace of the Ismaelite and Israelite patriarch Abraham. In … More

Deny Christofascism

For a religion that claims to have come from a brown-skinned Man that owned little more than the clothes on … More

Al-Ḥasan ibn Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib

Al-Ḥasan ibn Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (Arabic: الحسن ابن علي ابن أبي طالب‎‎, 624–670 CE), commonly known as Hasan or Hassan, is the eldest son of Muhammad’s … More

Ahl al-Kisa’ – People of the Cloak

Ahl al-Kisa’ (Arabic: أهل الكساء‎, Ahl al-Kisā’), or the People of the Cloak, refers to the Islamic prophet, Muhammad; his daughter, Fatimah; his cousin and son-in-law Ali; and … More

the ‘butcher of Karbala’

The Wahhabi sack of Karbala occurred on 21 April 1802 (1216 Hijri) (1801), under the rule of Abdul-Aziz bin Muhammad the second ruler of the First … More