Hope Brings Unity as the Yezidis celebrate their New Year

Ignite holy lights in the Ezidi temple of Lalish during New Year ceremony (Emrah Yorulmaz/AA) . By Elias Kasem, Yezidi activist from the U.S.  For the last seven months, as a Yezidi, I have struggled fiercely to bring unity to our Yezidi communities in the US and Canada. My work is far from being over but luckily and most gratefully I am walking this More...

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By Admin On Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Why does the killing of Yezidis must be referred to as genocide?

Several times we have been told that we could not refer to the current Iraqi crisis as genocide – despite all the brutality and the number of victims. We all agree that one death is one too many, regardless of More...

By admin On Sunday, February 16th, 2014

A Journey into Lalish Temple

Accompanied by Yazidi and Muslim friends who wanted to see Lalesh temple and discover the secret behind its sanctity, we set off from Duhok. Lalesh is a place which many Yazidi from all around the world, and many More...

By admin On Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Grant for Ezidi students at the University of Duhok

Around 90 Ezidi students of the University of Duhok have received grants. The Yezidis´ temporal leader Tahsin Beg Mir announced to provide the students support for their studies. ezidiPress, 13.02.147  More...