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Yesterday | Indian Television

KBC 8: A journey from individual to collective growth

In a world where everyone is busy achieving their personal goals, we as individuals have stopped thinking about the nation as a whole.

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Related Topix: Oldies, Amitabh Bachchan, Religion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

ABS-CBN News

PHOTOS: 7 temples to visit in Siem Reap, Cambodia

But before heading out, make sure to buy an Angkor pass as you cannot enter the temples without it.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Religion

Tikkun Magazine

A Progressive Hindu Approach to God

"Truth is one," says the Rig Veda, one of the canonical sacred texts of Hinduism, "but the paths to it are many."

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Related Topix: Religion, US News, Liberal Political News

CNN

The ancient Lore- the kernels of knowledge

Mythological stories are normally treated as a literature material or sometimes a science fiction.

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Newkerala.com

Amarnath Yatra crosses 3-lakh mark

Over three lakh pilgrims visited the sacred shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir since the yatra commenced on the 28th of June.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Religion

Wall Street Journal

Controversy Swirls Around 'Sanskrit Week'...

For the decades after India won its independence from Britain, politicians and activists in the south waged a vigorous battle against making Hindi, an Indo-Aryan language largely spoken in the country's north, India's only official language.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Hindu Gods Seem to Have Been Working Out

In new comics, paintings and popular books, depictions of Vishnu, Rama and other greats in the Hindu pantheon are being reimagined to give the deities broad shoulders, six-pack abs, flashy get-ups and smoldering good looks.

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Related Topix: Religion, World News, India, Asia,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

South China Morning Post

Arundhati Roy prompts outrage with call for 'truth' about Mahatma Gandhi

Arundhati Roy, the Booker Prize winning author, has accused Mahatma Gandhi of discrimination and called for institutions bearing his name to be renamed.

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Related Topix: Mahatma Gandhi, Religion

Merinews

Maryland Hindu Temple to be consecrated in August

Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya Temple in Ijamsville , currently under construction on a 43-acre lot, will be consecrated on August 31. Religious and cultural programs will form part of its Maha Kumbhabhishekam ceremonies from August 29 to September one; including poojas, homams, pravachanam, aarathi, etc.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Queer enchantment

Vishnu takes the form of a king, a cowherd, a priest, a fish and even an enchantress called Mohini.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Merinews

Euthanasia: The Indian culture always had reference about it

As per Times of Indian report, the Supreme Court on Wednesday, 16 July, 2014, 'decided to adjudicate the legality of active and passive euthanasia and emerging concept of 'living will''.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Dozens injured in clashes in Indian Kashmir

Indian government forces used tear gas and wooden canes Friday to disperse hundreds of Kashmiri workers who clashed with them at a sprawling camp for Hindu pilgrims heading for a Himalayan cave, leaving dozens of people injured, police said.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Religion, Life, Hobbies, Spelunking

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Hinduism is Arizona's second-largest religion

Hinduism is Arizona's second-largest religion Comparatively, there are almost 2.3 million practicing Christians throughout Arizona.

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Stranger in Paradise

Stay Calm - Head North

North Bali is the new Lombok - it has all the natural charms of the more popular South but also has enormous appeal for those travellers fed up with south Bali's traffic and mass tourism.

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Daily Kos

Singgasana Hotels & Resorts

Singgasana Hotels & Resorts is a hospitality management company with deluxe and first class hotels, residences, a golf course and an international convention center in key destinations in Indonesia namely Jakarta, Bali, Surabaya, Makassar and Lombok.

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Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Religion

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Daily Times

Yours Sincerely', a tale about Muslim-Hindu friendship

KARACHI: 'When love becomes obsession, then goal seeking capacity is maximised. But when this applies for love with the country, then salute is assured with higher probability, told Taha Ahmed from Karachi, whose short film-'Yours Sincerely' stood among top five and Ahmed became the first ever Pakistani to be nominated for Reel Show International ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Religion, Turkey,

Daily Mail

The first rule of Balinese fight club? Don't get the other guy get...

Unless, that is, you are both Balinese and enjoying a religious celebration. These men from the remote village of Tenganan are scrapping as part of their annual rituals of devotion to Indra, the Hindu god of war, who they regard as their chief deity.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Religion

Bangkok Post

BRICS to create development bank,...

Leaders of the BRICS group of emerging powers meet Tuesday to launch a new development bank and a reserve fund seen as counterweights to Western-led financial institutions.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Dilma Rousseff, World News, Brazil, Religion

Stranger in Paradise

The Majapahit Empire strikes back

Last month the Balinese descendents of this great exodus returned to Candi Penataran in Blitar, East Java, for a mighty re-unification with their distant relatives - the Javanese Hindus who have been hiding in the hills of Java for a very long time.

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Related Topix: Religion, World News, Indonesia

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Indian Express

IITs move for a cleaner Ganga

Saints, seers and members of the civil society have been invited to be part of the programme, where the blueprint for responsibilities that could be taken up by various stakeholders is likely to be prepared.

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