Shifting Opinions About Religion In The Modern World

By Livingly Staff on
Gallup News reports statistical data about the world's 7 billion citizens based on Gallup's continuous polling in over 150 different countries.  One of the topics that they study is public opinion about religion and the role it plays in our society.Gallup asks the same questions year-over-year in order to get a sense for how opinions are changing.  One of the questions they've been asking in the United States is: Do you believe that religion can answer all or most of today's problems, or...Read Full Story

Kashmir Celebrates the End of Ramadan

By Alicia Dennis on
Kashmiri children enjoy the amusement rides laid on especially for the Eid-Al-Fitr celebration October 1, 2008 in Srinagar, Kashmir, India. Today marks the first day of a three day holiday signaling the end of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images AsiaPac) The man pictured above has one of the most terrifying jobs I've ever seen.  Sure, he's only about twelve feet off the ground, but imagine the risks involved!  You know those little Kashmiri kids are...Read Full Story