THE WISDOM FUND: News & Views
June 18, 2014
The Wisdom Fund

Why Did Muslim Rulers Destroy Hindu Temples? Facts and Myths

Dr. Ram Puniyani



Isma'il Raji al Faruqi, "ISLAM AND OTHER RELIGIONS," The Wisdom Fund, late 1970s

"Sharia or Islamic Law," The Wisdom Fund

Enver Masud, "What Would Buddha Say to the Taliban?," The Wisdom Fund, March 18, 2001

Jacob Bender, "Lessons From the Three Wise Men," The Wisdom Fund, December 20, 2003

Dr. Ram Puniyani, "Lecture Series Facts and Myths," Anhad India, May 15, 2013

[The seventh-grade history book, for instance, observes that Mahmud of Ghazni (971–1030), the Islamic sultan of Afghanistan, sacked Indian temples - a point of emphasis for Hindu nationalists - but explains that this was a common military and political technique also employed by contemporaneous Hindu and Buddhist rulers.--Alex Traub, "India's Dangerous New Curriculum," nybooks.com, December 6, 2018]

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