Kurds leave Islam to become Zoroastrians again

Kurdish Muslims abandoning Islam for Zoroastrianism in Disgust at ISIS/ Daesh

By Alaa Latif | (Niqash.org)
The small, ancient religion of Zoroastrianism is being revived in northern Iraq. Followers say locals should join because it’s a truly Kurdish belief. Others say the revival is a reaction …

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2016/03/23/kurds-leave-islam-to-become-zoroastrians/

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Kurdish Muslims abandoning Islam for Zoroastrianism in Disgust at ISIS/ Daesh

By Alaa Latif | (Niqash.org)
The small, ancient religion of Zoroastrianism is being revived in northern Iraq. Followers say locals should join because it’s a truly Kurdish belief. Others say the revival is a reaction …

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2016/03/23/kurds-leave-islam-to-become-zoroastrians/

Eszter Spat – Yezidis and Following the Peacock

BY MARTIJN
Eszter Spat obtained her Ph.D. at the Central European University, Department of Medieval Studies in 2009. Her post-doctoral research, “Processes of Integration, Identity Construction and the Role of Religion: The Case of the Iraqi Yezidis,” studies the role Yezidi religion in the Kur…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/eszter-spat-yezidis-and-following-the-peacock/

BY MARTIJN
Eszter Spat obtained her Ph.D. at the Central European University, Department of Medieval Studies in 2009. Her post-doctoral research, “Processes of Integration, Identity Construction and the Role of Religion: The Case of the Iraqi Yezidis,” studies the role Yezidi religion in the Kur…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/eszter-spat-yezidis-and-following-the-peacock/

A Journey into Lalish Temple

By Hassan Shingali
Accompanied by Yazidi and Muslim friends who wanted to see Lalesh temple and discover the secret behind its sanctity, we set off from Duhok. Lalesh is a place which many Yazidi from all around the world, and many non-Yazidi, visit every year to receive God’s blessing and…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/a-journey-into-lalish-temple/

By Hassan Shingali
Accompanied by Yazidi and Muslim friends who wanted to see Lalesh temple and discover the secret behind its sanctity, we set off from Duhok. Lalesh is a place which many Yazidi from all around the world, and many non-Yazidi, visit every year to receive God’s blessing and…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/a-journey-into-lalish-temple/

The Yazidis’ Religion & How the Kurds Abandoned the Yezidis – by Staffan Hasan

Note from Vasuvaj Editor of the World’s only Sanskrit Magazine Sambhashana Sandesh
Dear Dr. Staffan Hasan,
Extremely happy to receive your mail. It is very informative. Due to the constrains of space, we will translate some important aspects of your essay and publish it in our Sanskrit…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/the-yazidis-religion-how-the-kurds-abandoned-the-yezidis-by-staffan-hasan/

Note from Vasuvaj Editor of the World’s only Sanskrit Magazine Sambhashana Sandesh
Dear Dr. Staffan Hasan,
Extremely happy to receive your mail. It is very informative. Due to the constrains of space, we will translate some important aspects of your essay and publish it in our Sanskrit…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/the-yazidis-religion-how-the-kurds-abandoned-the-yezidis-by-staffan-hasan/

Iraqi scholar burns his books to protest Yazidi ethnic cleansing

Displaced people from the minority Yazidi sect who fled the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, wait for aid at an abandoned building that they are using as their main residence, outside the city of Dahuk, Aug. 25, 2014. (photo by REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal)
On Sept. 18, Bir Khadr Suleiman, a…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/iraqi-scholar-burns-his-books-to-protest-yazidi-ethnic-cleansing/

Displaced people from the minority Yazidi sect who fled the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, wait for aid at an abandoned building that they are using as their main residence, outside the city of Dahuk, Aug. 25, 2014. (photo by REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal)
On Sept. 18, Bir Khadr Suleiman, a…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/iraqi-scholar-burns-his-books-to-protest-yazidi-ethnic-cleansing/

ISIS atrocities on Yezidis: Hindus join protest in Washington DC

Yezidis from across the US and Canada gathered at Washington for a demonstration at the White House.
Yezidis and Hindus from across the US came together at Washington DC to protest the repeated targeting of Yezidis in Middle-East by the terror organisation Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/isis-atrocities-on-yezidis-hindus-join-protest-in-washington-dc/

Yezidis from across the US and Canada gathered at Washington for a demonstration at the White House.
Yezidis and Hindus from across the US came together at Washington DC to protest the repeated targeting of Yezidis in Middle-East by the terror organisation Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant…

More at: http://yezidipost.com/2014/11/05/isis-atrocities-on-yezidis-hindus-join-protest-in-washington-dc/