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  1. Right to preach cant be taken away Evangelist IAS officer dares TN govtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    ... without causing any impression or feeling that they may act in a prejudicial way. Welcoming the government order, Hindu Munnani founder Rama Gopalan said on Tuesday his organisation had often condemned Umashankar for preaching and propagating a ...


  2. Stage preview: Quantum brings the comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Comedy Show" -- is recognized in India as a person who identifies as neither man or woman. With topics including Hindu gods and awkward adolescence, the inclination of director Shishir Kurup is to lean hard toward the stand-up nature of the piece, ...


  3. Carlton rochell Asian Art announces Asia Week exhibition: Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian ArtRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... royal patrons. Either to glorify the reign of a particular ruler, or more typically, to illustrate one of the ancient Hindu texts, these paintings were a significant aspect of Indian culture, both from an artistic and devotional point of view. ...


  4. Chitresh Das' legacy continues on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... last year's Zellerbach news conference announcing the 2014-15 season, when he stole the show by discoursing on the way Hindu gods can embody masculine and feminine natures, and illustrating with elegantly executed poses. Recalling the impromptu ...


  5. Ragamala at ClowesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Nuvo.net

    ... known set of verses by Andal called "Nachiar Tirumozhi". It's a 143 verse text where she describes her longing for the Hindu deity Vishnu or Krishna and her feelings expressing her right to be one with him. There's a very strong concept in Indian ...


  6. Dalit IAS officer explores law to preach ChristianityRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... here, Wednesday. "Conversion to Christianity is a non-issue. I am disciple of Christ. As per official records I am a Hindu," Umashankar said, adding that he practices Christianity. Periyasamy said Umashankar, a Dalit by birth and in a high position, ...


  7. A first lady who is treated as second-classRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... distanced himself from his wife, threw himself into his work as a campaigner for Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a Hindu nationalist organization, and then joined politics. Jashodaben became a schoolteacher and, like him, never remarried. Now ...


  8. Obamas barb on religious freedom aimed at missionaries and Islamic clerics thinks VHPRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    The Vishwa Hindu Parishad was not perturbed with Barack Obama's prod to uphold religious freedom. It said on Wednesday US President's sharp parting shot was aimed at Christian missionaries and Islamic clerics.


  9. Dance Card: The passing of the master of Kathak, Chitresh Das, left...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Inside Bay Area

    ... last year's Zellerbach news conference announcing the 2014-15 season, when he stole the show by discoursing on the way Hindu gods can embody masculine and feminine natures, and illustrating with elegantly executed poses. Recalling the impromptu ...


  10. Retracing Godse's journey: Man who murdered the Mahatma lives in an urn in Pune realtor officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... Brahmin who ran a tailoring shop nearby. At 495, Shaniwar Peth, where copies of Dainik Agrani, later called Hindu Rashtra, were printed, is a nondescript residential building, its ground floor occupied by Sudarshan Arts, a printer of wedding and ...


  11. Column: Pancha Rathas: Honoring a poemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Current in Carmel

    ... shrines rises more than 35 feet from the sand and all include chambers for sheltering the images of one or more Hindu gods and goddesses. Inside one shrine, an adoring follower of Durga is famously shown cutting off her own head as a sacrifice to ...


  12. Nepal's child grooms suffer in physical, emotional waysRead the original story

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... groom, now 12, be withheld to shield him from authorities - but the practice remains common in the poor, predominantly Hindu communities along the border with northern India. In the district of Rupandehi, according to a 2011 national health survey, ...


  13. Tamil Nadu asks IAS officer to stop preaching gets Hindu groups supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hindustan Times

    Hindu groups on Tuesday welcomed a Tamil Nadu government directive that barred a bureaucrat from preaching Christianity in the state because such activities were likely to cause communal disharmony and disturb public order. Chief secretary of Tamil Nadu K Gnanadesikan wrote to IAS officer C Umashankar last week and said his "preaching and propagating activities" scheduled between January 24 and 26 in Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi and Kanyakumari districts of the state was unbecoming of a member of the service.


  14. God is the Landlord and We are the TenantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    ... But I do not consider Jesus as a Christian. I do not consider Mohammed as a Muslim. I do not consider God Shiva as a Hindu. So, I do not consider people as Christians, Muslims or Hindus. According to my opinion Hindus must consider Jesus and ...


  15. May the Force be with you - more than 1,000 Gwent people say Jedi is their faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | South Wales Argus

    MORE people across Gwent stated their religion was Jedi Knight than said they were either Buddist, Hindu, Jewish, or Sikh, statistics show. The religion was inspired by the film Star Wars with worshippers believing in the existence of the Force, which binds the universe together, and aim to keep the peace.


  16. Tang Museum in upstate New York to exhibit Hindu godsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Merinews

    Tang Museum and Art Gallery in Saratoga Springs in upstate New York will showcase paintings displaying images of various Hindu gods and goddesses in its upcoming exhibition "Realms of Earth and Sky", which will be held from January 31 to May 17. Hindu deities proposed to be shown in the paintings from India between 15th to 19th century include Brahma, Krishna, Rama, Sita, Radha and Hanuman. These paintings are drawn from Fralin Museum of Art in Charlottesville and major private collections in the Southeast.


  17. Maluti's big aha momentRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Telegraph

    ... nuary 23," Meena said. Maluti's temples, built during the time of the Baj Basanta dynasty, portray various scenes from Hindu mythology, including epics Ramayana and the Mahabharata .


  18. Why Exactly Did Godse Kill Gandhi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Outlook

    ... we do not know if this was the case. Nathuram tells Devdas: "I am Nathuram Vinayak Godse, the editor of a daily, Hindu Rashtra . I too was present there (at Gandhi's murder). Today you have lost your father and I am the cause of that tragedy. I am ... 2 comments

  19. Excited students tour of the worldRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Belper News

    ... and reviewed it, tasted food from around the world, looked at world art, listened to world music and took part in a Hindu wedding workshop. She said: "We talked about the differences between a Hindu wedding and a British wedding and how some of the ...


  20. She's Muslim, she wears a 'tudung', she's not afraid of the Federal Constitution or LGBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... government had given recognition and awarded the Tokoh Maal Hijrah to Dr Zakir Naik, who had consistently insulted the Hindu deities," he said, referring to the Muslim preacher from Mumbai who was given the international award by Malaysia in 2013. - ...