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54 min ago | Nepalnews.com

Nepali Hindu women celebrate Teej festival

Teej is a festival when the married women fast for longevity of their husband. In previous years, women used to fast without food and not even drinking water.

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54 min ago | Catholic World News

Hindu fundamentalists 'reconvert' Christians in Indian village

Hindu militants in India's state of Uttar Pradesh have announced the "reconversion" of about 70 people who had embraced Christianity, the AsiaNews service reports.

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54 min ago | Real Change

Passage from India

The death of Karamchand Gandhi in 1884 would have momentous consequences. At the time, his son Mohandas was in his teens and already married.

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4 hrs ago | Catholic World News

Hindu fundamentalists 'reconvert' Christians in Indian village

Hindu militants in India's state of Uttar Pradesh have announced the "reconversion" of about 70 people who had embraced Christianity, the AsiaNews service reports.

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12 hrs ago | Rediff.com

B K S Iyengar, U R Ananthamurthy: India's beacons

What B K S Iyengar and U R Ananthamurthy embodied was a cultural self-confidence... Celebrating and nurturing this legacy of deeply rooted strengths would be the best tribute to these two lives so richly lived, says Rajni Bakshi.

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14 hrs ago | Real Change

Passage from India

The death of Karamchand Gandhi in 1884 would have momentous consequences. At the time, his son Mohandas was in his teens and already married.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

MYREPUBLICA.com

Teej being observed across the country today

The festival of 'Teej,' a big festival observed by Nepali Hindu women, is being celebrated in a grand manner, wishing for prosperous life and perpetual luck throughout the country today.

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The Times of India

Church turned into 'temple' after 72 Valmikis reconvert to Hinduism

ALIGARH: A church with a cross in it that belonged to the 7th Day Adventists overnight turned into a temple adorned with a portrait of Shiva after what some Hindu groups in Aligarh termed the "successful ghar wapasi" of 72 Valmikis who had become Christians in 1995.

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Nerve News

Tourist haven Goa caught in its bikini politics

A master of witty anecdotes, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar once liberally used a popular bikini adage to make a point about governance and number crunching.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Merinews

Norway's Hindu temple offers matchmaking

"Those who may be interested to find his/her life partner or parents interested to find bride or groom for their children can register themselves in our register of match finding", website of Sanatan Mandir Sabha Hindu Temple of Slemmestad states.

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Nerve News

A film fest highlights conditions of Hindu temples

Hyderabad, Aug 26 - A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting problems like corruption, mismanagement, encroachments, financial problems faced by priests and erosion of traditional rituals associated with worship.

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Newkerala.com

A film fest highlights conditions of Hindu temples

A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting problems like corruption, mismanagement, encroachments, financial problems faced by priests and erosion of traditional rituals associated with worship.

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Hindustan Times

Sai temple wants FIR lodged against Shankaracharya Saraswati

For those who find solace in chanting "Sai Ram" are having to adjust to the possibility that the two may not be compatible together.

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Nerve News

A film fest highlights conditions of Hindu temples

Hyderabad, Aug 26 - A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting problems like corruption, mismanagement, encroachments, financial problems faced by priests and erosion of traditional rituals associated with worship.

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Merinews

Norway's Hindu temple offers matchmaking

"Those who may be interested to find his/her life partner or parents interested to find bride or groom for their children can register themselves in our register of match finding", website of Sanatan Mandir Sabha Hindu Temple of Slemmestad states.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Times of India

Sai neither God nor guru: Dharma Sansad

KAWARDHA : Backing Dwarka Peeth Seer Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati, a Dharma Sansad on Monday adopted a resolution declaring Sai Baba, the 19th century mystic, was neither God nor a guru and hence cannot be worshipped and placed among Hindu Gods.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

'Vedic Rock is something divine'

Vedic Rock band, Bhramm is back with their new single, Shavyatra. Samreen Samad talks to the band's vocalist, Vinit Rai about their latest track Shavyatra started in 2010 when the lead guitarist, Mrinal and I were on a bike and we had to stop as there was a shavyatra crossing by.

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Nepalnews.com

Kushe Aunsi observed throughout country

Brahmin priests store the holy "Kush" in the prayer-rooms of Hindu households, enough for a year of holy ceremonies, on this day.

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NewsBlaze

First Ever Depiction of Allah Goes On Sale

This historical collectors item is available at the online art gallery www.artistrising.com .

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Temple stampede in central India kills at least 10

A stampede killed at least 10 people and injured more than 60 in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh early Monday as pilgrims gathered at a temple, reports said.

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