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Experiences of Islam, Politics, and Culture In India | The Motherland – Part I

Within this series on MuslimMatters I would like to show readers how life in India is for an American. I hope to do this by writing about my experiences with health care, law enforcement, locals, Islamic institutions, what students of knowledge should consider before thinking about studying overseas, and lastly reflections and recommendations on the institutions I’ve visited.

A Sunni, a Shia, and a Pizza

Though we recognized that we were a practicing Sunni family and they were dedicated followers of Bhori-Shiism, we did not use our differences to set us apart as much as we used our similarities to come together.