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  1. Obama includes Hindus in Easter greetingsRead the original story

    41 min ago | Newkerala.com

    ... but Muslims and Hindus and Sikhs - is our shared commitment to love our neighbors as we love ourselves". Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) on Monday, commended Obama for recognizing Hindus and for his ...

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  2. Vivek Oberoi supports Narendra Modi, calls him karma yogiRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Real Bollywood

    ... y, everyone is an individual. That is what I want to appeal to everyone, not to link your ideology to one group - like Hindu, Muslim or Dalit. Such politics should stop now. Don't vote your caste, cast your vote," Vivek said.

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  3. A religion reading list from Oxford World's ClassicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OUPblog

    ... by the book's accessible style and structure. So ends the Bhagavad Gita, the best known and most widely read Hindu religious text in the Western world. It is the most famous episode from the great Sanskrit epic, the Mahabharata. Across eighteen ...

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  4. The similarities and differences between Indira Gandhi and Narendra ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | India.com

    ... Mahadev to Har Har Modi. This of course was recently condoned by Narendra Modi who -now that he is contesting from the Hindu-heartland city of Varanasi- didn't want to upset religious leaders and Hindus. Narendra Modi recently gave an interview (The ...

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  5. Mengwi's Merry WidowRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Stranger in Paradise

    ... Indiana-Brasilian ( Hoosier ) anthropologist called Rucina. Rucina became fluent in Balinese and all the palace and Hindu rituals and even learned how to dance the Legong. Soon they were blessed with two boys, Gung Anom and Gung Arie. Over the ...

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  6. The Majapahit Empire strikes backRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Stranger in Paradise

    500 years ago, thousands of East Javanese Hindus - peasants, priests, princes and artists from the last great Hindu Kingdom of Majapahit - fled to Bali rather than convert to Islam. Last month the Balinese descendents of this great exodus returned to ...

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  7. Bali's Power PedandaRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2013 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... criss-crossing the island at all hours. 14 of them went off to East Java last month, to re-consecrate a 14th Century Hindu-Javanese temple, the mighty Candi Penataran Brahman cremations are looking like 'be-ins' for holy fathers (and mothers) with ...

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  8. Varanasi basks in its importance, ignores 'waves'Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... works positively for the city," Sanjay Srivastava, a professor in the social sciences department of Banaras Hindu University (BHU), told IANS. But is there a "Modi wave" sweeping the ancient city? Its denizens feel otherwise. There are many for whom ...

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  9. Story of Two Football TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CNN

    ... from the boys of our village. Whenever we selected eleven players, there were one or two Muslim boys and the rest were Hindu boys. An outsider could not recognize who was a Hindu boy or who was a Muslim boy. All of us dressed alike. All of us played ...

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  10. Our relationship with God changes when faced with potential romantic rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Science Daily

    ... the individual's self-esteem. In one of the studies, they recruited 187 participants who were primarily Christian and Hindu but also Muslim, nonreligious, or unaffiliated. To manipulate relationship threat, the researchers told some of the ...

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  11. Varanasi basks in its importance, ignores 'waves' (Election Special) - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | India Talkies

    ... works positively for the city," Sanjay Srivastava, a professor in the social sciences department of Banaras Hindu University (BHU), told IANS. But is there a "Modi wave" sweeping the ancient city? Its denizens feel otherwise. There are many for whom ...

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  12. World's first 'inter-religious' Easter egg created by British restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... in the Home County of Surrey has created the 'Vishneaster Egg' for customers to mark the arrival of Easter and the Hindu festival of Vishnu. Made with curry-flavoured chocolate, the unusual egg contains tiny scrolls with sacred texts from both the ...

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  13. Why - WHO awardee' Anbumani is the son of his Vanniyar father first in DharmapuriRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... within hours. But this was not exactly a Vanniyar backlash. Among those arrested for violence included other caste Hindu communities like Gounders, Chettiyars and others, cutting across party lines including AIADMK, DMK, DMDK and PMK. Nagarajan, for ...

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  14. The hijra legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... (leader), structured along lines of guru-chela parampara. These gharanas are remarkably secular, with a mixture of Hindu and Muslim practices, such as devotion to goddesses such as Bahucharji and many Sufi Pirs. They even speak a unique language ...

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  15. Tea and diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Last week The Hindu newspaper allegedly issued a circular stating that employees could not carry non-vegetarian food into the common canteen, because it made the majority vegetarians feel uncomfortable.

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  16. In Taj backyard, Modi wave ebbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    ... and British rule." He added: "If you ask me whether I shall vote for the BJP in these elections just because I am a Hindu, my answer is that I am undecided, because the Samajwadi Party candidate is very good." The BJP won from Agra in 2009. Five ...

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  17. July EditionRead the original story

    Saturday | Stranger in Paradise

    ... feather in the already bulging cap of India's space agency" (by the high octane NDTV News channel). Today's The Hindu newspaper was more circumspect, calling the launch "unsuccessful, due to a design failure" but went on to add that the Agni-III was ...

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  18. It's ShowtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... tridatu commemorate bracelet at the at the fire altar, the Agni Astra - a new addition to the proceedings from the old Hindu-Java world popularized by Pedanda Bang. It is a joyous affair: all ringing, all splashing, all bathed in bliss. 14 March ...

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  19. India Supreme Court says Trans people are third genderRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Seattle Gay News

    ... have played a prominent role in Indian culture and were once treated with great respect. They are mentioned in ancient Hindu scriptures and epics like the Ramayana and Mahabharata. In medieval India they played a prominent role in the royal courts ...

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  20. Prepare calender of dharmic events: TTD EoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Newkerala.com

    Tirupati, Apr 16 : To enhance the Hindu Dharmic activities taken up by Tirumala-Tirupati Devasthanams , there is need to bring out an annual calendar of dharmic events, TTD Executive Officer M G Gopal said here today.

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