Hindu Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Against All Gods: Meet the league of atheists from rural Uttar PradeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... district president of Arjak Sangh, quotes from Ramayana as easily as Darwin, shredding the former with the latter. "Hindu scriptures, like those of other religions, are said to be god's will; it is god's will that you're born into a low caste ...


  2. Santhara: The rite deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... Jobalia, vice-president of the Shree Vardhaman Sthanakvasi Jain Sangh, Borivali West (Mumbai), likens santhara to Hindu saints attaining samadhi. "All our tirthankars left this world undertaking santhara. It is also a very scientific process where ...


  3. Onam feast arranged for destitute in KochiRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    In Kochi, an Onam feast was arranged for the destitute on Thursday. Onam, which is also known as 'Onasadhya', is a Hindu festival celebrated in Kerala.


  4. Why is Shiva at CERN?Read the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Finestkind Clinic and fish market

    ... and Dr Anil Kakodkar, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission and Secretary, Dept of Atomic Energy, India. In the Hindu religion, this form of the dancing Lord Shiva is known as the Nataraj and symbolises Shakti, or life force. As a plaque ...


  5. Kumbh Mela 2015: What You Need To Know About This Sacred Hindu PilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... The last holy day of bathing occurs on Sept. 25 . The Kumbh Mela, or Pitcher Festival, traces its origins back to Hindu mythology and a battle between gods and demons over a pitcher containing amrita, the nectar of immortality. Lord Vishnu , ...


  6. Bangkok bombing: new theories turn to Turkish travellers, Grey WolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Age

    ... the cause of the Muslim Uighurs in China's western Xinjiang province, Mr Davis said. A craftsman fixes the statue of Hindu god Brahma after it was damaged during the deadly blast at the Erawan shrine. Founded in the late 1960s, the Grey Wolves have ...


  7. The KanwariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | TrekEarth

    ... decorated. Kanwar Yatra :- The is a holy journey dedicated to Lord Shiva particularly in the month of Shravan as per Hindu calender. The journey starts from Haridwar where the Kanwaria lift water of Ganga river which is called Gangajal and start his ...


  8. Breaking all the rules of democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Lim Kit Siang

    ... and Malay army veterans exposed their butts while performing dances to humiliate and annoy her. She is a practising Hindu and a vegetarian. With the worldwide Bersih 4 rally on Aug 29 gathering momentum, Malaysians based in England and Scotland are ...


  9. Strike at elite India film school: Students take on politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... yet over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's efforts to reshape India's cultural institutions to fit his conservative, Hindu nationalist agenda. During 16 months in power, Modi has packed the national censorship board with political supporters, named an ...


  10. August 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Voice of America

    A craftsman fixes the statue of Hindu god Brahma after it was damaged during the deadly blast at the Erawan shrine in Bangkok, Thailand.


  11. Can India's Land of Former Headhunters Make Peace?Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | National Geographic

    ... a Baptist revival service. Trucks plying one of Nagaland's only paved roads bear an image of Jesus rather than the Hindu gods displayed in the Indian lowlands. Nearly every man in the Mon District of Nagaland still carries a musket, but gunsmiths ...


  12. Editor's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Reuters

    ... a Medecins Sans Frontieres ship carrying 320 migrants in the Sicilian harbor of Augusta, Italy, August 25, 2015. A Hindu devotee leaves after taking a dip in the waters of the river Godavari during Kumbh Mela or the Pitcher Festival in Nashik, ...


  13. Thousands of Hindus take holy dipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Reuters

    ... Woo reports. Hindus immerse themselves in Godavari river for Kumbh Mela, or 'pitcher festival'. It has its roots in a Hindu tradition that says Lord Vishnu wrested a golden pot from demons containing the nectar of immortality. Four drops fell to the ...


  14. Thai police say Bangkok bomb substance smells like TNTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... or determining a motive for the attack. One of the damaged faces of Phra Phrom, the Thai interpretation of the Hindu god Brahma, is patched after it was damaged after last week's bombing at the Erawan Shrine at Rajprasong intersection, in Bangkok, ...


  15. Faith communities: The Hindu festival of OnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... celebrated in the state of Kerala on the southwest coast of India and around the world including an observance at the Hindu Center in Charlotte, NC . This year's celebration will be held Saturday 5th September 2015 at 7400 City View Dr Charlotte NC ...


  16. Restoration of Thao Maha Phrom statue to be completed on Sept 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | The Nation

    The restoration of the Thao Maha Phrom statue at the Erawan Shrine will take nine days and will be completed on September 3, Fine Arts Department Deputy Director General Sahaphume Phumtharittirat said Wednesday. Sahaphume led officials of the department to inspect the statue of the Hindu god of creation Lord Brahma at 10 am to get preparation for the restoration.


  17. Hanuman naach in Baglung after a decadeRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | Nepalnews.com

    ... took part in the dance here yesterday. The dance was presented at various thoroughfares of the district. Based on the Hindu epic, Ramayana, this dance is exhibited in every odd year with 26 youth, especially Newars, taking part in it, according to ...


  18. The strange, empty citadel of VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | CNN

    ... 4th century can be observed. Scattered between the twisting roots of the Cambodian jungle, this site dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu contains the remains of Khmer Empire capitals dating from the 9th to the 15th centuries. Among the most famous of ...


  19. Hinduism Fast FactsRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... is no single founder or founding incident of Hinduism. It grew out of cultural and religious changes in India. The Hindu belief is that gods or divinities can take many forms, but all form one universal spirit called Brahman. The three most ...


  20. Timeless Teachers and Ethical VisionsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2015 | TCRecord

    ... the Christian saint Thomas Aquinas (1224-1274), the Islamic mujaddid Abu-Hamid Al-Ghazali (1058-1111) and the Hindu mahatma Mohandus Gandhi. (1869-1948). On my reading, as a modern morality play, Timeless Teachers achieves its goal: it provoked new ...