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Sunday, November 18, 2012

Muslims help build Hindu temple in Bihar, India

SITAMARHI, Bihar – As media continues to focus on claimed tensions between both faiths, Indian Muslims in the northern Bihar's Sitamarhi district have been quietly helping Hindus in constructing a new temple to finish it before their coming Chhath festival in November. "Muslims are not only donating money for temple construction, they are also actively involved in ensuring that it should come up soon," Rajkishore Raut, president of the Shiva Temple Construction Committee, told IANS. Raut, a school teacher, said the construction of the temple was a fine example of Hindu-Muslim brotherhood. Read the whole article at: http://www.onislam.net/english/news/asia-pacific/460042-india-muslims-help-building-hindu-temple.html