Hindu Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Nepal earthquake victims mourned in traditional funeral riteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... he lay on a mat close to where the river passes the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu. "If somebody dies and they are Hindu, their wish is to be cremated here." Since the earthquake, bodies have burned each day on the banks of the river as more ...


  2. Earthquake should Shake Up Nepal's |lax system of govtRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | The Nation

    ... 1990s that a democratic movement succeeded in installing a parliament and started to chisel away some power from the Hindu monarchy. But it wasn't enough. Autocratic rule by the king waxed and waned, and state services, particularly in the ...


  3. Guy Needler: 2015 Transformation Conference Speaker Series #2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Why the Source Entity (God) and the eleven other Source Entities (the co-creators) were created; The truth about the Hindu Vedas' teachings of the breathing in and out of the universe; What we really are; and How and why we incarnate and.....What ...


  4. The many, many, MANY controversies of Kamal HaasanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... threatened to move out of Tamil Nadu to a more secular state. First it was the title of the film that offended the Hindu Makkal Katchi (a political party), which believed that Kamal, an inspiration and role model to many, should refrain from using a ...


  5. Black Ensemble to Host First Annual International Cultural FestivalRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in two very different types of training camp - Ruhi Singh, who aspires to become Miss India , and Prachi Trivedi, a Hindu nationalist with the Durga Vahini . In 1989, as communism fell across Eastern Europe, doctors and nurses in Romania quickly ...


  6. Photos of the Day: May 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Reflected in a pond, a Hindu man with shaved head gets dressed in white after a cleansing mourning ritual in Pashupati, Nepal, May 6, 2015. Upcoming May 7 will mark the 13th day since the devastating earthquake that hit the country on April 25, 2015, which killed thousands of people, an important day in Hinduism as on the 13th day it is believed that the departed souls have reached heaven, and mourning rituals will mark the end of social isolation and the return to normal life.


  7. UK Hindu group tells followers whom to vote forRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... the Conservative Party . Urging people to vote as a form of "dharma", a senior functionary of the National Council of Hindu Temples - general secretary Satish Sharma said the David Cameron led party rejected an anti-caste legislation and whose ...


  8. Candidate condemns leaflet as 'gutter politics'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Harrow Times

    The flyer, which was sent out to voters in Harrow East, attacks Labour and Lib Dem candidates Uma Kumaran and Ross Barlow due to their parties' support in 2013 for laws to outlaw caste discrimination. The leaflet was distributed by Dharma Sewa Purvapaksha, an organisation which aims to connect the Hindu, Jain and Sikh communities, who claim the law could inadvertently increase caste stigma.


  9. What is there in a 'Name'? After all it is only a 'Word'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Merinews

    ... passing on the baton of 'Elder of the Family' to the sons, that is akin to anointing of new "Karta" of a Joint Hindu Family. Well that establishes, how much importance the natives of this land assign to 'Name-giving'. Firstly, let us look at the ...


  10. A Delhi shopper i nds a friend in the bargainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... section of the market that offers bottom-feeder prices. We climbed up a long staircase stamped with images of Hindu gods used to deter unsanitary behaviour. (Bad karma to spit on Vishnu.) At the tippity-top, I removed my shoes and entered a raj's ...


  11. Military delivering supplies as US promises more aid to NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... supposed to be 10 times stronger than the one below it, Dahl said. Nearby a giant golden chariot, brought out for the Hindu New Year celebrations on April 15, is still parked in the street. Another building to survive the earthquake was the ...


  12. Prayer gathering in Naperville to support earthquake relief in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Volunteers with the Chicago chapter of a Hindu faith-based nonprofit are planning an interfaith prayer meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.


  13. How to use sound to heal yourselfRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Sound has been used in different ways since the ancient times to heal yourself. In fact, according to the ancient Hindu Vedas, the first sound that was pure and one that emanated from within one's inner self is Aum or Om.


  14. University of Nevada holds one-of-a-kind Hindu Baccalaureate ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Merinews

    Unique, one of a kind baccalaureate service in the world, was held at University of Nevada-Reno in USA on May three. "Eighth Annual Hindu Baccalaureate Service of UNR " blessed the graduating class in the traditional Hindu style, complete with applying tilak on the foreheads of graduates, participatory reading of Gayatri Mantra in Sanskrit, keynote address by a Swami, a Mormon choir, classical dance of India based on shlokas, traditional lamps lighting and blessing through a Cherubic Hymn.


  15. Praying for peace following devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Chanting prayers for peace, more than 100 people crowded the foyer inside the Portland Hindu Temple in Tigard where community members of different religious background prayed for earthquake-stricken Nepal. Thousands of people perished following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck near the capital city of Kathmandu on April 25. Many more were injured and displaced.


  16. Darlington students' help for Nepal victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... day on Friday (May 1). The school's support for the cause is particularly poignant due to the link it has with Hindu Vidyapeeth (HVP) School in crisis-hit Kathmandu. In a letter to parents, Abbey headteacher George Ford wrote: "In light of the ...


  17. Caste law in mind Hindu body backs ConservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    An umbrella organisation representing Hindu temples in Britain on Monday asked members of Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities to support the Conservative party due to its stand on the sensitive issue of outlawing caste-based discrimination. Since 2008, efforts to bring 'caste' within the purview of Britain's anti-discrimination laws have passionately divided the Indian community.


  18. India crackdown? Ford Foundation latest foreign NGO slapped by DelhiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... professor at the Center for the Study of Developing Societies. Mr. Seth was referring to the coalition of right-wing Hindu nationalist groups called the Sangh Parivar that make up and support Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party. Designating groups for the ...


  19. SHAME: 1 in 4 Indians still practice untouchabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... e Professor of Language, Literature and Cultural Studies at JNU, called for rejection of the 'exploitative and unjust' Hindu caste system.


  20. Tension in Shamli: Locals see a political plotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... and protest again. This is how an environment is created, and was created in Muzaffarnagar. We are talking to our Hindu brothers. We have to guard against this narrative," Kandhalvi said. In the Hindu quarters, many questioned why the Jamaat members ...