Hindu Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. The Prawn WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Slate Magazine

    ... Between them lies a barely submerged series of shoals known as the Ram Sethu (or Ram's Bridge), built, as the great Hindu epic the Ramayana tells us, by an army of ape-men so that the God Rama could invade the kingdom of Lanka and rescue his wife, ...


  2. ABP Asmita is 'rising star' of GujaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Indian Television

    ... Maharaj Story' a special coverage on Pramukh Swami Maharaj - the head of BAPS Swaminarayan Sansthan, an international Hindu socio-spiritual organization, who built more than 1100 temples in India including the Akshardham temples in Delhi and ...


  3. Ahmadiyya Muslim Community New Zealand calls for PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Scoop

    ... on the 17th September, 2016 at the Fickling Convention Centre, Three Kings, Auckland. Invited speakers from the Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, Christian, Sikh and Islamic faiths will discuss the teachings and messages from their religious scriptures ...


  4. Reservation is a necessary remedy for discrimination against DalitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Indian Express

    ... led the counter-discourse - notwithstanding their occasional arguments for equity. Scholars tells us that the word Hindu, which originally meant people living beyond Sindu river, became an "ism" in the 19th century - with different shades of ...


  5. In India, getting bitten by a snake seen as good luckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Rajasthan. It is widely believed that offering prayers to serpents would help devotees attain salvation. As per the Hindu mythology, it is believed that people who have negative stars in their birth chart should pour milk on snakes and release them ...


  6. These lifeguards keep watch over Mumbai's Ganesh devoteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... three persons from drowning at Girgaum beach. Meanwhile, at Dadar Chowpatty, Noor Mohammad Khan is a rare example of Hindu-Muslim communal harmony. The 59-year-old is working as a lifeguard for 35 years during the 10 days of festivities, that too ...


  7. Is end of 50 per cent cap a good idea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... creating a school model with a broad intake has not been achieved. For example, 91 per cent of children attending the Hindu free schools are of Asian ethnic origin. Indeed, the evidence suggests that the rule does not achieve inclusivity, but has ...


  8. Mixed response to May's faith school planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... among pupils at faith schools. But she noted: "In practice it has little impact on many Jewish, Muslim, Sikh and Hindu schools because they tend not to appeal to parents of other faiths. Following the announcement, she launched a consultation, ...


  9. Pindadan begins in Gaya, million pilgrims expectedRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... Patna. Pindadan is traditionally offered on the banks of the Falgu river during the 15 days of the waning moon of the Hindu month Ashwin. This year, it extends from Septemnber 15-30. According to Hindu belief, the soul wanders after death until ...


  10. The conflicted democracy: Cows, minorities and the Indian ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | DNA India

    ... near Dadri town in the north Indian province of Uttar Pradesh, was dragged out of his home and lynched to death by a Hindu nationalist mob, following rumours that he had slaughtered a local cow and eaten its flesh. During the last two years there ...


  11. Alice in her LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Indian Express

    ... says Belz. When she travelled with Shankar through India in 1930, it was to recruit members for the Uday Shankar Hindu Dance and Music Troupe, of which Boner became co-director. A fallout with him in 1939 led to her exit from the troupe but by then ...


  12. Ganesh Galli Mumbaicha Raja Visarjan 2016 LIVE Telecast & Streaming VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | India.com

    ... Anant Chaturdashi 2016: Timing, Muhurat & Vidhi for Ganpati Visarjan ) Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most important Hindu festival and the country witnesses elaborate celebrations. It generally falls in the month of August or September during the ...


  13. Abhinaya Dance Company Premieres Vaanara LeelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose, the company that brought "Arjuna - A Warrior's Tale" to life in 2014 to critical acclaim now presents "Vaanara Leela - Monkeys in the Ramayana". The Ramayana is one of the two major Sanskrit epics from Hindu mythology describing Prince Rama's journey.


  14. Sangh accused of twisting Onam myths to suit its Kerala agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Times of India

    ... fact that the RSS is using divisive methods to gain a foothold in Kerala. By appropriating Onam as an upper-caste Hindu festival, they are trying to divide votes along caste lines," he said. Panikkar said Kerala has long stood for plurality of ...


  15. Money, the common 'religion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Malaysia News

    ... This means nothing except identifying oneself with a brand or a belief group. Yes, I am a good Muslim, Christian or Hindu, to mention a few. This does not mean any inner transformation. That is why mere belief never makes a difference. To say that ...


  16. Congress embracing 'soft Hindutva' in Uttar Pradesh?Read the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Lucknow, Sep 14 : Prayers and 'darshan' at four Hindu temples, sandalpaste and vermillion smeared on his forehead and photo ops with Hindu religious leaders. In the first week of his 'Kisan Yatra' aimed at regaining power in Uttar Pradesh, is Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi resorting to soft Hindutva? If yes, will it work in favour of the Congress or backfire -- as it did in the time of his late father, Rajiv Gandhi? While party mandarins refuse to be drawn into a debate, Congress leaders in the state informally admit there has been a change in the way the Gandhi scion is being presented.


  17. Obama Sets His Last Refugee Admission Target: 110,000, Including -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    ... to the new administration report. They will include up to 15,000 Iraqis, 13,000 Syrians, 6,000 Bhutanese (mostly Hindu ethnic Nepalese) and 4,000 Iranians. The administration's plan for FY 2017 includes 40,000 refugees from the Near East and South ...


  18. Tollywood 101: A Crash Course in India's Other Film IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | KQED

    ... On my first date with my husband, he told me his mother tongue was Telugu. I cocked my head. "Is that the same as Hindu?" The night then transpired into a screening of my first Tollywood film, Maghadheera - an epic romantic comedy/drama/action ...


  19. Why the Sangh needs to leave the legend of Mahabali alone, for Kerala's sakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Indian Express

    ... in the RSS magazine 'Kesari' called for the worship of Lord Vishnu, through Vamana, instead of King Mahabali. A Hindu Aikya Vedi leader even went to the extent of saying Lord Vishnu should be seen as a 'freedom fighter who freed Kerala from an ...


  20. New oil spill triggers fear for La Brea residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... when ArcelorMittal, Point Lisas, closed its gates... Substitute Tyrell Baptiste scored the lone goal as Shiva Boys Hindu College edged St Benedict's College 1-0 to maintain its 100 per cent winning record in the 2016 Shell/First Citizens ...