How to read religious texts in China

Religion is a deeply woven part of the Chinese culture and a key part of identity.Its adherents live in a vast array of communities across China, with over 20 million believers.Religion is the foundation of a country’s identity and identity is its destiny.Religious texts in Chinese include texts on politics, history, culture, philosophy, and medicine.However, […]

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Why ‘Somalia is the only country that’s free from religion’

By Sarah DuttonIt’s been a strange year for Muslims in Somalia.The government has been in the news over a report in the Guardian that it had ordered the arrests of dozens of suspected terrorists in Somalia and warned of “massacres” if they were allowed to return home.It was the most high-profile crackdown since the Islamist […]

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What is the Norway religion?

Norway has one of the most extensive forms of religion in the world, with its many denominations and monasteries.The country is home to some 10,000 distinct churches, many of which were founded during the Norman Conquest, when the kingdom of Norway was taken over by the English.Here are our favourites.Christianity, Islam, Buddhism and Judaism have […]

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