February 3, 2014

Do Hindus have commandments?

Thank you, Padma Kuppa, for answering our question this week!  Hinduism is a family of traditions that emphasizes experience and evaluation and thus, offers overarching guidelines […]
January 28, 2014

What is Kosher in the Jewish Tradition?

Thank you, Gail Katz, for answering our question this week! The word “kosher” in Hebrew means “fit” or “suitable.” It doesn’t only have to be applied […]
January 14, 2014

How do Muslims deal with the issue of death and dying? (Part 2)

This response is the second part of the response Imam Elturk shared last week. Please continue reading to read the article in its entirety.  The human […]
January 7, 2014

How do Muslims deal with the issue of death and dying?

 Thank you, Imam Elturk, for answering our question this week! Dying, End of Life and Death in Islam By Imam Mustapha Elturk Islamic Organization of North […]
December 30, 2013

Why do many Sikh's have the last name "Singh" or "Kaur"?

The tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh, created the unique identity of the Sikhs and also gave all Sikh men one last name-Singh and all Sikh […]
December 23, 2013

Do Jews believe in the afterlife?

Thank you, Gail Katz, for answering our question this week! Judaism chooses to not focus on the ideas of heaven, hell, and the afterlife and focus […]