World Religion Day

Full Calendar

21st January 2018

Krishna Vs. Kans

"Welcome to IBC with the hottest sporting action that ancient India has to offer. Next up it's the all India, all comers, all-in wrestling. Excitement in the stadium is a fever pitch and it's all because of one man: Krishna!"

King Kans' latest plot to kill Krishna involves mad elephants and giant wrestlers, but can the evil tyrant defeat his own destiny?

Animation by Ceiren Bell.

The Formation Of The Khalsa

What would you die for? A report from the Punjab in India where the Sikh leader, Guru Gobind Singh, is asking people to stand up for their faith with an unusual question: “Who will give their head to my sword?” Animation by Ceiren Bell

The Enlightenment Of The Buddha

Why do we get old, get ill and die? How can we escape from suffering? The story of how Prince Siddhartha Gautama left a life of luxury to embark on a search for the answers, and how he eventually became the Buddha – the Enlightened One. Animation by Ceiren Bell

The Birth Of Krishna

The evil King Kans slaughters his sister’s sons when it is foretold that one of them will grow up to destroy him. But he finds that destiny is a hard thing to escape. Animation by Ceiren Bell

Lines Of Faith

A Jewish and Muslim rapper duo explain how their music brings people together.

Passover: Read All About It

Moses made the headlines for the whole of his life... or he would have done if they'd had newspapers 3500 years ago. So here is the story of the Passover as told by the headlines of the day. Animation by Ceiren Bell.

Alien Abduction: Hinduism

Orbiting Earth at this very moment, the alien survey ship “Pantheon” is abducting people to collect data about their belief systems. Rupal is beamed into the interrogation chamber to answer questions about Hinduism.

Alien Abduction: Buddhism

Orbiting Earth at this very moment, the alien survey ship “Pantheon” is abducting people to collect data about their belief systems. Srivati is beamed into the interrogation chamber to answer questions about Buddhism.

Alien Abduction: Sikhism

Orbiting Earth at this very moment, the alien survey ship “Pantheon” is abducting people to collect data about their belief systems. Baldeep is beamed into the interrogation chamber to answer questions about Sikhism.

Alien Abduction: Islam

Orbiting Earth at this very moment, the alien survey ship “Pantheon” is abducting people to collect data about their belief systems. Ajmal is beamed into the interrogation chamber to answer questions about Islam.

Alien Abduction: Judaism

Orbiting Earth at this very moment, the alien survey ship “Pantheon” is abducting people to collect data about their belief systems. Rabbi David is beamed into the interrogation chamber to answer questions about Judaism.

Alien Abduction: Christianity

Orbiting Earth at this very moment, the alien survey ship “Pantheon” is abducting people to collect data about their belief systems. Reverend Harry is beamed into the interrogation chamber to answer questions about Christianity.

It's a Miracle!

Peter - fisherman, apostle, "The Rock" - shares his memories of Jesus. He talks about their friendship and describes the different kinds of miracle he saw Jesus perform. Animation by Ceiren Bell

This film was a finalist in the "Short Form Video" category of the Jerusalem Awards 2013.

Holy Cribs: The Synagogue

Natasha welcomes TrueTube to the New London Synagogue for a tour of all its main features. Taking us from the door to the Ark to the women's gallery, she talks about her beliefs and what happens during a service at the synagogue.

Holy Cribs: The Anglican Church

Alice and Bethany take us on a tour around their Church and share their personal experiences and views about their faith - highlighting the significance of certain artefacts, expressing their thoughts about being baptised and demonstrating what happens during Holy Communion. Funded by RE Online

Religion Unified

Guess which Holy Book says what about war, violence and sex.

I Want To Know My Neighbours

Stu goes on a quest to get to know his neighbours, and attempts to find out why people shy away from getting to know each other and forming a community. His neighbours share their fears, where they believe the issue lies and share their experiences of their community and neighbours.

Holy Cribs: The Mandir

Nirav gives TrueTube a tour of Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in North-West London, explaining its most important features and his beliefs as a Hindu.

Holy Cribs: The Gurdwara

Ramanjot, a young Sikh, gives TrueTube a tour of his Gurdwara, the Sri Guru Singh Sabha in Southall. He shows us the prayer hall, the dining hall and even the Guru Granth Sahib’s bedroom!

Holy Cribs: The Church

From the Nave to the High Altar... Nicholas shows TrueTube around Southwark Cathedral. We're given an insight into Christianity and learn about the typical features of a church.

Holy Cribs: The Vihara

Two young Buddhists called Rushika and Amile welcome TrueTube to their Vihara in West London. We're given the full tour and learn about Buddhist beliefs and worship.

Holy Cribs: The Mosque

Omar welcomes TrueTube to London Central Mosque and we're given the full tour - even up the minaret! Omar talks about the features of a traditional mosque and shows us how Muslims pray.

Blood And Milk

How do you measure someone’s importance? A humble carpenter and the local "big shot" get a surprise when they offer food to Guru Nanak, the founder of the Sikh religion. Animation by Ceiren Bell

A Day in the Life of a Buddhist Monk

Say hello to Manapo. He’s a Buddhist Monk, and TrueTube followed him around with a camera to find out what he does all day.

A Day in the Life of a Christian Vicar

What does a Christian Vicar do all day? TrueTube followed the Reverend Jane around with a camera to find out.

A Day in the Life of a Jewish Rabbi

Meet Rabbi David. He kindly allowed TrueTube to follow him around with a camera to see what he does all day.