Religion

Do you find religion fascinating? Check out thousands of interesting facts about religion – from Buddhism, Christianity to Islam – we’ve got it covered!

facts about ramadan
27 Apr

25 Righteous Facts About Ramadan

Ramadan is one of the most important fixtures in the Muslim calendar – and people all over the world who worship in the Islamic faith regard it as highly important for growth and self-reflection. It’s during this time that people learn how to exercise self-control and how they can help others in need. It is …
SCIENTOLOGY
15 Feb

11 Scintillating Facts about Scientology

Scientology is one of the most controversial religions in the world. Founded back in the 50s, it is also a relatively young organization – some of the world’s most famous celebrities are known for being part of the Scientology church, but what does that mean, and what do the people involved worship and follow? Here …
Angkor Wat sunset
27 Jul

9 Amazing Facts about Angkor Wat

Every year, millions of people come to admire the beauty and architecture of Angkor Wat – it’s truly an Eastern treasure. And, whether or not you get to see this wonder for yourself, it is definitely worth getting to know better from afar. With that in mind, here are some fun facts about Angkor Wat …
Seven Deadly Sins
17 Jul

10 Simple Facts about the Seven Deadly Sins

We have all likely heard of the Seven Deadly Sins, and many have a general idea of what they represent. However, to truly understand the Seven Deadly Sins, it’s important to know where they’re from, what they do indeed represent, and what they’re for. Here are some fun facts about the Seven Deadly Sins you’ll …
facts about the sistine chapel 3
12 May

10 Scintillating Facts about the Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel is no ordinary place of worship – it’s a genuine work of art! In fact, millions come from all over the world just to witness its beauty. But how much do you really know about this famous staple of Renaissance architecture? Here are some fun facts about the Sistine Chapel to fill …
Hagia Sophia at night
10 May

8 Highly Impressive Facts about Hagia Sophia

If you travel anywhere in Istanbul, Turkey, make a point of checking out the Hagia Sophia, arguably one of the country’s most spectacular landmarks and most important mosques. This Byzantine monument is truly enormous, and it’s been around for more than a millennium and a half. Want to know more? Here are some fun facts …
Fun facts about Notre Dame
19 Mar

12 Diverse Facts about Notre Dame

Notre Dame Cathedral, located in the heart of Paris, is one of the most iconic and beloved landmarks in the world. With its stunning Gothic architecture, rich history, and cultural significance, Notre Dame has captured the hearts and imaginations of millions of people for centuries. Let’s explore the wonders of this beautiful and historic cathedral …
Wailing Wall Facts
13 Mar

12 Winning Facts about The Wailing Wall

The Wailing Wall, also known as the Western Wall, is one of the most important religious sites in the world. Located in the Old City of Jerusalem, this ancient wall is a place of pilgrimage for millions of people each year. Here are 12 fun facts about the Wailing Wall that you may not have …
facts about jesus
7 Jul

14 Jubilant Facts about Jesus

Jesus Christ is among history’s most important figures from centuries past. As the figurehead of Christianity, his teachings even cross through Judaism and Islam. Stories about the prophet are well-known – and while his existence is disputed in some cases, his stories in the Bible remain some of the most important for followers of the …
facts about palm sunday
3 Jul

12 Pleasing Facts about Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday is a yearly celebration and tradition in the Christian calendar and is likely to be one of the most important for orthodox Christians year on year. But how much do you actually know about the celebration? What actually takes place on this day of worship, and how has it changed over the years? …
Medina gathering
10 Apr

12 Magnificent Facts About Medina

Medina is an extremely important city in Islam – in that it remains one of the holiest locations for Muslims to make pilgrimages to across the glove. It’s regarded as the second of the holy cities to Mecca, and is in fact around 275 miles away from the main pilgrimage point! Here are some fun …
reading the Torah
31 Mar

14 Top Facts About The Torah

The Torah is an important and highly revered document referencing the history, beliefs and guidance of Judaism. It is a treasured item in every synagogue and is used in regular services as well as for special occasions! Here are some surprising and fun facts about the Torah that might just intrigue you. 1. The Torah’s …
Holi Festival
17 Mar

13 Heralded Facts About Hinduism

Did you know that Hinduism is one of the most widely-followed faiths around the globe? In fact, it’s the third most-observed. Originating and emerging from India, its influence has spread all over the world, with its mother country remaining a center point for followers worldwide. Here are some fun facts about Hinduism that may just …
interesting facts about Hanukkah
10 Feb

11 Holy Facts About Hanukkah

Hanukkah is the Jewish festival of light. It commemorates when the Jewish people won a battle against the Greeks to practice their religion freely. Want to know more? Here are some fun facts about Hanukkah. 1. Why do people celebrate Hanukkah? Hanukkah commemorates the triumph of a small group of Jews known as the Maccabees …
fun facts about yoga
30 Dec

23 Surprising Facts About Yoga

Are you thinking about a yoga workout? No wonder, considering its benefits and popularity! Yoga works on two levels: mental and physical. Yoga is a mind and body practice combining various styles, body posture, breathing technique, meditation, and relaxation. The powerful mind-body-spirit transformation that yoga brings helps us counteract stress, fatigue, and poor self-image. Bearing …