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Though a major aspect of Hinduism is ahimsa, or non-violence, and Islam also admonishes violence, there is often religious conflict in any area that has people of more than one religion. There is an underlying tension between Muslims and Hindus that goes further than just differences in beliefs.
India, religion, sociology, student scholarship
Social and Behavioral Sciences | Sociology | Sociology of Religion
Sereno, Piper, "Behind the 2020 Delhi Riots: History of Hindu-Muslim Conflict in India" (2020). Content presented at the Roesch Social Sciences Symposium. 39.
Faculty advisor: Dr. Laura Leming