Diwali is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains. The festival lasts five days and the story behind the festival differs for each of the three religions.
The amount of people following specific faiths across the world is changing; Christianity will remain the largest religious group if current trends continue.
Although the group faces a great deal of criticism and gender discrimination, the women are persisting with their art and working to inspire others.
Pope Francis was watched by hundreds of cheering people who gathered below, as he read his weekly prayer from the balcony of Rome's Gemelli hospital.
Almost 400 global multi-faith religious leaders are calling for countries to overturn bans on same-sex relations and end LGBT+ conversion therapy.
The COVID-19 Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs will support the work of faith leaders and entrepreneurs to enact the radical change we need now.
Leaders of three Abrahamic religions agree that protecting human life takes priority – and there are many ways the faithful can help during the current crisis
As countries implement social distancing and lockdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, many places of worship have been forced to close. Religious leaders have been quick to respond by m...
Religious Diversity should be included in corporate diversity agendas at workplaces. A new survey reveals that religious groups are routinely left out.
Faith has a crucial role to play in providing a moral framework for the Fourth Industrial Revolution and also tackling issues at a local level.
From religion to country, there are global trends in spousal age gaps, with women being younger than male partners in every country on average - according to a new Pew Research Center study.
From eco-friendly “Green Mosques” and “Green Churches” using renewable energy and encouraging conservation, to Hindu and Buddhist tree-planting and recycling initiatives.
Pew's Global Attitudes Survey reveals that almost all Ethiopians consider religion important, but only 3% of Chinese feel the same.
The Pope is visiting Africa with the environment, inequality and corruption on the agenda.
Ludovic-Mohamed Zahed has risked anger and injury to further the cause of gay Muslims. Ten years after he established Europe's first inclusive mosque, he explores what has changed.