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  1. 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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  2. Writings on the wall: Before the secular dip, hold your noseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... of the stories that brought me here on these four occasions. First, in 1983, to cover a never-ending strike at Banaras Hindu University. The university may have been shut but I returned a sophomore, if not a graduate yet, in caste politics. All this ...

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  3. Indian women fight back against violence, oppressionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Green Left Weekly

    ... violence from minorities. By painting the Muslim minority as a sexually aggressive community, as posing a danger to Hindu women and children, they are trying to consolidate their support. This is very dangerous for women. Just before the elections, ... 1 comment

  4. Breaking Brahmin monopoly: Hindu temple to have women, lower-caste priestsRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... who walk hundreds of kilometres from different parts of the state in processions taking two-three weeks during the Hindu months of Chaitra (March-April), Ashadhi (June-July), Karthik (October-November) and Maghi (January-February). A trip to ...

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  5. If mission 272+ fails: Rashtrapati Bhavan may hold the trump cardRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | The Times of India

    ... and a cleaner, if not always transparent or accountable, governance. Whether it would also encourage him to rein in Hindu and Muslim fanatics with equal zeal is still a moot point. These dangers would subside to some extent if he has to rope in ...

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  6. Capt Singh gets overwhelming response during Youth Cong road showRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... in Punjab in general and Amritsar in particular. The Roadshow started from the DAV College and concluded at the Hindu College. Prominent among those who participated in the show included Gautam Majithia, ex-Co-ordinator National Students Union of ...

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  7. Stay Calm - Head NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... During my weekend on the North Coast I was lucky to catch the 'Sabha' festival at the BALIMULA village of Julah, a pre-Hindu village with unique architecture and traditions. I visited the nearby villages of Sembirenteng, Les and Bondalem (famous for ...

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  8. Mengwi's Merry WidowRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | 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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  9. The Majapahit Empire strikes backRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | 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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  10. Modi, Kejriwal, Mulayam in last round of pollingRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Nerve News

    ... most attention in this election is Varanasi -- because of Modi's candidature. Also pitted against Modi in the Hindu holy city is Ajay Rai of the Congress. Mulayam Singh Yadav's main opponent is the Bharatiya Janata Party's Ramakant Yadav, the ...

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  11. A diversified Muslim vote, and yearning for change in PoorvanchalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... party of Muslims in UP - lost in the state in 2009. Murli Manohar Joshi scraped through by just 17,000 votes in the "Hindu" seat of Varanasi. Had he not got nearly 20,000 Shia votes, he would probably have lost. * While a majority of Muslims ...

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  12. Why is Narendra Modi linking caste to Hindu nationalismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Sitting in faraway Delhi, it's impossible to read any connect between Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist pitch and his bid to sell himself as a leader from the backward classes.

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  13. How the media whitewashes Narendra ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... synonymous with 'Indian nationalism', declared that 'Shri Ram lies at the core of Indian consciousness', equated 'the Hindu world view' with 'cultural nationalism', and demanded a Ram temple, abrogation of Article 370, and a commission to 'draft a ...

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  14. Is Narendra Modi really an OBC?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... villages." Kadir Peerzada, a Surat-based religious head and the Congress's leader of Muslim Ghanchis, says like the Hindu Ghanchis, even Muslim Ghanchis are part of the OBCs in central Gujarat and they enjoy reservations. They too have been involved ...

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  15. May 8 - Run or DyeRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | WMDT

    ... be able to experience that message in a visceral way." The Give Love World Tour draws its inspiration from the ancient Hindu festival of Holi, also known as the "Festival of Colors." During the Holi Festival, people gather, sing, dance, play, chase ...

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  16. 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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  17. A year after Uttarakhand floods, 'Char Dham Yatra' beginsRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... on the auspicious occasion of Akshaya Tritiya, after the traditional six-month winter break. The region is a popular Hindu pilgrimage destination due to its four temple towns of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri, which make up the site ...

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  18. Faith surmounts fear pilgrims reach Kedarnath as temple gates opensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... portals to reopen on Monday After the Kedarnath shrine was thrown open for pilgrims on Sunday, the portals of another Hindu shrine - Badrinath - situated in the foothills of Garhwal Himalayas would be thrown open to devotees on Monday. The temple, ...

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  19. 'Lost Kingdoms' At The Metropolitan Museum Exhibits Hindu, Buddhist...Read the original story

    May 4, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand and Myanmar are just some of the countries lending treasured Hindu and Buddhist sculptures to New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art for its stunning 'Lost Kingdoms' exhibition . 4 comments

  20. Faith surmounts fear as pilgrims reach Kedarnath on opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... portals to reopen on Monday After the Kedarnath shrine was thrown open for pilgrims on Sunday, the portals of another Hindu shrine - Badrinath - situated in the foothills of Garhwal Himalayas would be thrown open to devotees on Monday. The temple, ...

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