United Muslims of America Interfaith Alliance (UMAIA) was established in 2004 as a non-partisan organization in America promoting understanding and dialog between people of different faiths and religions. UMAIA’s mission is to encourage people of all faiths to have open and frank discussion between among them.


Iftekhar Hai


Iftekhar is a writer who not only eliminates negative stereotyping, but also differentiates between moderate and extremist interpretation of Islam. Most of the San Francisco bay area newspapers have printed his articles. For three years his columns have appeared in Faith pages of San Mateo Times. He compares…


Islam & Constitutional Rights

Moderate and Extremist perspectives in the Islamic world

The Golden Rule

The American Muslims realizes that there is more than one path to salvation


What is Radical or Corrupted Islam followed by very small minority

Islam & Constitutional Values

One Agha Khani zealot was pointing to me again and again to accept

Prophet Promise to Christians

Their churches are to be respected. They are neither to be prevented

Hindus Are Not Kafir

In every religion, there are interpreters…

There will be no peace among the nations without peace among the religions. There will be no peace among the religions without dialogue among the religions. This was said by Huns Kung, the famous Catholic Theologian. That is why we should have dialogue among the religious people of the world to advance peace. UMA Interfaith Alliance has been doing this since 1983.



Community pays rich tribute to Syed Mahmood

San Francisco Annual Interfaith Ramadan Dinner 2016


Muslim Unity Conference – Bringing Sunnis & Shias Together
  • December 15, 2018
  • 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • SABA Islamic Center, 4415 Fortran Ct. San Jose, CA 95134
Quran’s message on Pluralism
  • May 27, 2023
  • 10am-12pm Pacific Time
  • Berkeley, California, USA

126 Appian Way, South San Francisco, CA 94080

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