Every Religion has some misconceptions Islam, too, isn't an exception. Although I'm not very into Religions, but it really hurts to see Muslims being treated this way just because of misinterpretation of their beliefs. So, lets try bridging this gap as well. I'll list some of the very common misconceptions. Most people think that Muslim Women are not that educated . However, the recent study shows that Saudi and Iranian women are way ahead when it comes to STEM Education. Some people also claim that Islam teaches to be Close Minded and not raise questions. That too is contrary to Islamic Beliefs . Another major misconception is that Muslims are Terrorists . First and foremost, it isn't fair to call someone with that title. Whether it be a Muslim, a Hindu, a Christian, a White or a Black, everyone deserves respect. Secondly, ISIS (which is NOT Islam) is only 0.2 Million ( at Max) in Number whereas there are 1.8 Billion Muslims. Even if someone supposes that ISIS is Islam-based, we can't let 0.011% to represent the whole Muslim Body. Women are inferior to Men is another misconception about Islam. However, Muslim Beliefs are totally against that, and Islam doesn't hold Women inferior to Men . Islam doesn't permit the Over-Throwing of governments . Islam does not hold the Gaining of Political Power as a Muslim’s main Objective . Islam does not deny Religious Freedom to Others . These are some common misconceptions about Islam. Please share this with others as well. Your share can help make world a better place. :) If there is any such misconception about your religion, feel free to comment.