Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Mumbai as a religious melting pot

This city has a long history of acceptance and tolerance of many, many religions. And while the population is about 80% Hindu, we saw a a variety of sects and faiths being practiced.

Here is a sampling of the dozens of Hindu temples, Muslim mosques, Christian churchs, and even a Parsee Zoroastrian temple (fire worshipers who migrated to India from Persian, or old Iran).

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