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... Last month I went back to Trowulan in East Java to continue my hobby - researching Majapahit architecture. The famous Hindu-Javanese Majapahit Kingdom (roughly 14th 16th centuries) was the first to 'unite' the archipelago; its 'domain' extending ... Comment?
... Ngurah, was less perfectlyformed but nicer, and destined, sadly, to die young of liver cancer after 20 years teaching Hindu religion at a Kuta High School. Gus Rai married the best-looking girl in the village and they raised four perfectly formed ... Comment?
... home of a clan of warrior princes who fled to Bali from neighbouring Blambangan (East Java) at the end of Java's Hindu Era (circa 16th Century). I learn here today that the medieval Blambangan royal family ended up in Bunutin (Bangli), Klungkung, ... Comment?
... Korean Consulate look'). She came to Bali this time to make joyous bird brooches and colourful beanies for babies neo-Hindu Hippy pursuits and to mid-wife the birth of my dog Mona Lisa's litter. Some weeks ago, it became apparent that the wayward ... Comment?
... lorry that be really uncool and look in your Honda's rear vision mirror. In Bali, the Brahman caste (descended from Hindu-Javanese priests, themselves descended from Indian pilgrims), have important roles during cremation rites and in general are ... Comment?
... strict caste system threatened to keep them apart. Other films showed the recurrent social themes of poverty, Muslim-Hindu tensions, politics and corruption, as well as the love stories of the new generation as reflected by Shah Rukh Khan and Rani ... Comment?
... Albion footballer Neil Clement which was used to back his mounts to lose. Clement, also found guilty of laying Hindu Kush, a horses he owned to lose, is banned for 15 years and three months as well being fine 3,000. The latest twist in racing's ... Comment?
... Datsun will offer best in class space, mileage and cost of ownership. (The image above is a rendering of K2, credit to Hindu Business Line ). Datsun is very important for Nissan, not only in India, but on a global level. With the help of Datsun, ... Comment?
... Bailey said: "The Foundation Trust employs seven chaplains from a variety of religions including Christian, Sikh, Hindu, Roman Catholic and Muslim faiths. "In addition, volunteers from a whole raft of religious traditions within our community help ... Comment?
... almost a billion followers. Most Hindus live in India, and there is a growing population in the United States. Because Hindu temples do not require membership, there is no official count. The Hindu American Foundation estimates that 2 million Hindus ... Comment?
Once upon a time, animal sacrifice was an important part of Hindu life, Catholic priests weren't celibate and visual depictions of the Prophet Muhammad were part of Islamic art. Comment?
... and resplendent. The history of Bishnupur can be traced as far back to the Gupta period when it was ruled by local Hindu kings. The history of Bankura district is believed to be identical with the rise and fall of the Hindu Rajas of Bishnupur . The ... Comment?
... in the name of religion, including Islam. The first dreadful event that shook Engineer very deeply was the bloody Hindu-Muslim violence that broke out in Jabalpur, in Madhya Pradesh state, in 1961. This was the first major communal riot between the ... Comment?
... in the Chinese leadership offered India a "handshake across the Himalayas" in an editorial published on Monday in The Hindu newspaper and said that together the emerging economic giants could become a new engine of the world economy. China and India ... 1 comment
... not colour. We have never seen so many big and bright loud fireworks anywhere else. It was explained to us that in Hindu mythology, the sound honours gods such as Shiva and Rama. "That is also unique - using fireworks to honour the gods," said Jesse ... Comment?
The Hindu temple, at 4406 Brecksville Road in Richfield, will host its grand opening and Prana Pratishnapanam Celebrations May 22-28. Dr. Comment?
... Britain, and Pakistan is born. In a hospital, two babies are switched by a nurse. Saleem, actually the child of a Hindu poor woman, is given to the wealthy Muslim couple, while their child, Shiva, grows up in the impoverished tenements. This is an ... Comment?
... evolutionary biology." Play is an essential key to our adaptablity. In a Tantric context, play is personified by the Hindu deity, Kamadeva. The "evolutionary paradox" of Kama's play lures Shiva out of his forest hut, where he gambles (gambols) with ... Comment?
... experience helped pull in votes," she added. Several supporters had also sought to draw on caste on the predominantly Hindu island - Pastika is from the Sudra majority while Puspayoga is a Brahmin - but it is unclear what effect such primordial ... Comment?
... Ramleela is an open air folk theatre where a dramatic presentation of the life of Shree Ram taken from the holy Hindu text, the Ramayan. The call for papers document states that, "Wherever Indians settled they took a slice of India with them and ... Comment?