At a time when religion and current events are intertwined, here are some Web sites that explore the beliefs of world religions.
Beliefnet.com: Multifaith site offers articles, games, and more to serve either kids or adults. Active chat boards, too.
Zipple.com: Excellent for Middle East news and views. Handy guide to holidays teaches the basics.
Islam101.com: What the name implies: An introductory guide for non-Muslims. Has links to Soundvision.com, which may suit Muslims better.