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  1. Imaarat: In gods' companyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... Swamy temple is a splendid structure and is adorned by a variety of rock-cut sculptures and reliefs of various hindu gods and goddesses. The most striking and categorically ancient temple has the srichakra in the shrine of Kamakshi on the left as ...


  2. 'Devout' Haryana government all set to bring alive mythological SaraswatiRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Nerve News

    ... about the findings done so far about the Saraswati, Khattar said here. The Saraswati river, considered sacred in Hindu religion, finds mention in ancient Hindu scriptures like the Rig Veda, Mahabharata, Ramayana and others, giving credence to the ...


  3. RSS is distorting definition of Hindu religion: Ashok VajpeyiRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... a step. Vajpeyi, who was among the writers who returned their awards, accused RSS of "distorting" the definition of Hindu religion and insisted that the government should do its job of protecting interests of people. "We had no option but to ...


  4. Ancient dance-drama gives respite to Nepal quake victimsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... of Kartik that falls in October or November. According to the organisers, the performance is based on the stories from Hindu mythology related to "Vishnu Puraan," a holy sourcebook whose underlying theme is the triumph of good over evil with god's ...


  5. 20 % Off - My GitaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... Jaya: An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata, Sita: An Illustrated Retelling of the Ramayana, 7 Secrets of Hindu Calendar Art, 7 Secrets of Shiva, 7 Secrets of Vishnu, 7 Secrets of the Goddess, The Book of Ram, 99 Thoughts on Ganesha, Shikhandi ...


  6. Noted poet Ashok Vajpeyi says RSS trying to distort Hinduism, turn it into monolithic faithRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | DNA India

    Vajpeyi, who was among the writers who returned their awards, accused RSS of 'distorting' Hindu religion and insisted that the government should do its job of protecting interests of people. Authors like him had no option but to "dramatise" their protest against growing intolerance by returning awards for a "visible" impact, noted poet Ashok Vajpeyi said on Thursday.


  7. RSS India's number 1 terror group: Ex-copRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... that the Intelligence Bureau (IB) masterminded the killing of Hemant Karkare, who was probing the involvement of Hindu radicals in terror acts, during the Mumbai terror attack in 2008, Mushrif called for a people's movement to establish the truth ...


  8. Constitution Day Debate: Ambedkar, between the linesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... elected representatives have to sit together and find a solution to people's problems." "There has been enough of Hindu, Muslim, communalism, securalism. Tell us, after 66 years of Independence, what is the condition of Dalits? Of backwards, Muslims ...


  9. Hindus observe Kartik SnaanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinidad and Tobago News

    ... allow for entire families to pray together. Kartik Snaan is the name given for the months of October/November in the Hindu calendar. During this holy time Nav Ratri, Divali and Ramleela are observed and celebrated. Pundit Varma Maharaj told Newsday ...


  10. A Doctor's Inspiring Journey In ArtsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... Dr B's interest took her to another level where she decided to do Tamil letters and words, and the depiction of Hindu gods like Lord Ganesha and Lord Shiva using the quilling technique. "I can see a huge difference in my quilling works compared with ...


  11. Vibrancy on top, darkness lies underneathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    ... the auspicious month of Kartik (referred to as Kartik Purnima) and make their homes in sacred rivers. According to the Hindu calendar, it is also considered the year's last holy day after Chhath. People wash away all sins generated during the year ...


  12. India's beef sanctityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Al Jazeera

    Beef is deployed in the Hindu extremist discourse as a spurious boundary of identity, separating outsiders from Indians, writes Chaudhry [EPA] Beef has become an incendiary issue in India. Last month a Muslim teenager was burned alive in Kashmir for the unproven sin of transporting beef in his truck.


  13. Why India's celebrities and scholars are handing back their national awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... opening night at David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center in April, 2015, in New York. A rise in violent attacks by Hindu extremists continues to be matched by pointed protests from an array of leading authors, scientists, historians, artists and other ...


  14. I was misquoted on Gandhi and Partition: Wendy DonigerRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    ... back on shelves after having been withdrawn by publishers Penguin India early last year following protests from some Hindu groups. (Excerpts) Q. Were you being overtly critical by saying that the partition would have been avoided if Gandhi was less ...


  15. Guru Nanak: The founder of SikhismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Merinews

    ... in Pakistan) in 1469 AD. Guru in Sikh tradition means Enlightener and Sikh means a disciple. Guru Nanak was born in a Hindu Family, reacted against the arid (dull) way in which Hinduism and Islam were often practised and sought to re-vitalise them ...


  16. Guru Nanak Jayanti 2015: Importance & significance of the birth of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | India.com

    Guru Nanak Jayanti also known as Guru Nanak's Prakash Utsav and Guru Nanak Gurpurab, marks the significance of the birth of the first Sikh Guru - Guru Nanak. This day, celebrated like a festival, falls in the month of Kartik according to the Hindu calendar.


  17. Ramayana: Indian children playing god with royal patronageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BBC News

    For two months every year, five children in Ramnagar town in the northern Indian city of Varanasi don greasepaint and are dressed in silken robes to perform in the Ramlila festival, based on the Hindu religious epic Ramayana. The dramatic folk re-enactment of Hindu god Ram's victory over the 10-headed demon king Ravana celebrates the triumph of good over evil.


  18. Celebrating Kartik*Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Trinadad Express

    ... of the year whereby, Hindus perform puja (prayers) and make offering to the sea. - Photo: KITTY KOWLESSAR According to Hindu tradition the month of Kartik, which is usually in October or November, is one of the holiest periods in the Hindu calendar. ...


  19. Alberta MLA Manmeet Bhullar remembered for devotion to helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    ... cut an intimating figure. He had a passion for getting people out to vote. He also kicked up a storm to help Sikh and Hindu refugees out of Afghanistan. He took aim at the federal government by insisting, "It's cruel to send these families to other ...


  20. Sonepur misses tuskers, devotees to make buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The Telegraph

    ... bath though the number of tuskers is comparatively lesser this time. According to the legend of Gajendhra Moksha in Hindu mythology, Gajendra (the king of elephants) was crossing the Gandak at Sonepur when Gandharva chief Huhu (crocodile) trapped ...