CBC Ideas: Is Islam the ‘green’ religion?

By David Gutnick

Recent headlines from the mainstream media around the world highlight how the words “Muslim” and “Islam” are often mentioned in the context of terrorism.

But according to a world-renowned scholar, there’s another word that should be associated with Islam — environmentalism.

Seyyed Hossein Nasr, a professor of Islamic studies at George Washington University, believes Islam is more disposed toward environmental stewardship than other faiths, and should probably be regarded as the “green” religion. [Read more…]

2017-12-01T00:19:36+00:00October 28th, 2014|Liens Externes, Socle Commun|