Hindu Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. RSS stakes claim to 'nationalist' AmbedkarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... this evening. The point that the speakers sought to make was that Ambedkar's principal identity was that of a "Hindu" - hence the comparison with a Catholic nun - and that he was a "nationalist" and a "patriot", not just a Dalit icon. Narendra ...

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  2. Buddhist, Hindu Deities Come Alive In Brilliant, Mythological ArtworkRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Switched

    Mandala Publishing, a branch of multimedia publishing company Insight Editions LP, released two new poster collections on April 14 that illuminate some of the sacred and elaborate stories of Buddhism and Hinduism. Celestial Gallery: The Poster Collection, Volume I contains 40 posters painted by artist Romio Shrestha, who specializes in the sacred artwork of Tibetan Buddhist.

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  3. Why Congress is on a mission to own AmbedkarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... castes, told Business Standard. Ambedkar and Nehru, Raju pointed out, worked on social reform by drafting the Hindu Code bill. Although the bill could not be introduced, Nehru brought in sections of that legislation through laws on property rights ...

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  4. India Marks 125th Anniversary of Ambedkar's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... prevail. Mr. Ambedkar also championed the rights of other groups, including women. In 1951 , he introduced a draft Hindu Code Bill Parliament that would have provided greater rights to women but was unable to see it passed . Embittered over the lack ...

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  5. VHP Seeks Ban on Kamal Haasan Starrer 'Uttama Villain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Outlook

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad has sought a ban on the upcoming Kamal Hassan Tamil flick Uttama Villain , claiming it would offend the religious sensibilities of Hindus. In a petition filed with city police, VHP city organiser Satyamurthy said the incarnations of Lord Vishnu has been criticised in the movie.

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  6. Stephen Gill's Novel the Chhattisgarh to be released shortlyRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... largely on the exotic nature of the mythologies around the jungles of Chhattisgarh, where the mega players of the Hindu epic Ramayana had ambled, as did Rajneesh Osho, a mystic of today. The Chhattisgarh is also about love between an Indian married ...

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  7. First milestone towards A 100,000 Cardiff statue of Mahatma Gandhi reached by campaignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | IcNetwork

    The Hindu Council of Wales has announced its first milestone in their efforts to bring a A 100,000 statue of Mahatma Gandhi to Cardiff . The statue, which will be located in Lloyd George Avenue, will be used as a focal point for an annual event to mark the international day of non-violence, which is also Gandhi's birthday.

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  8. #Presstitutes a " General VK Singh is partially right, we are all prostitutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | India.com

    ... on about anything and everything anyone says. Yesterday's outrage was reserved for the OLA Cabs customer who wanted a Hindu driver; the Dhavalikars (Lata and Deepak) who wanted Hindus to respect their 'culture'; the Maharashtra government for making ...

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  9. RSS plans App to 'demystify' itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... the nearest shakha for the user, gives details of training there through uploaded videos, has a 'panchaang' (the Hindu ritual calendar), Sangh news, songs, leaders and wallpapers. Developed by Santosh Kimothia Swayamsevak, the app is the result of ...

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  10. In Gujarat Muslim forced to sell house in Hindu locality ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Hindu right-wing groups forced a Muslim businessman to sell off his property and move out of a posh locality in Bhavnagar in Gujarat, the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, media reports said on Wednesday. The Indian Express said the Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh brokered the deal between a real estate firm and scrap dealer Aliasgar Zaveri for the sale of his bungalow on December 30, 2014.

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  11. Hindu Statesman to provide opening prayer for Chambersburg Town CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver a historic first opening prayer from Sanskrit scriptures at Chambersburg's Borough Council meeting Monday, April 13. Zed, president of the Universal Society of Hinduism, will recite from Rig-Veda, the oldest scripture of the world still in common use, as well as lines from Upanishads and Bhagavad-Gita - both ancient Hindu scriptures. Zed plans to start and end the prayer with "Om", the mystical syllable containing the universe, which in Hinduism is used to introduce and conclude religious work.

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  12. VHP moves against Uttama VillainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Indiaglitz.com

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad has filed complaints with the Chief Minister's special cell and the Chennai city Police Commissionerate, alleging that a song in 'Uttama Villain' has hurt the sentiments of Hindus. According to Sathyamurthi, the Chennai district convener of the VHP, certain lines in the song in 'Uttama Villain' are derogatory and demean Hindu Gods, especially Lord Maha Vishnu.

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  13. Indian PM pays visits to Canada, eager to complete trade dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    ... that includes earlier stops in Ottawa and Toronto. In addition to major events at a Sikh temple in Vancouver and a Hindu temple in Surrey, there are unconfirmed indications Modi and Prime Minister Stephen Harper will participate in a state dinner in ...

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  14. Hydrogen fuel breakthrough as plant waste is converted into gas with 100% efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... powered by pure hydrogen, but are unsure how to store the substance effectively. Now, researchers from India's Benaras Hindu University may be close to solving this problem using coconut kernels to store hydrogen in gas form. Storing liquid hydrogen ...

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  15. Ban Kamal Haasan movie 'Uttama Villain': VHPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Times of India

    Members of Hindu Vishwa Parishad have called for a ban on actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil drama Uttama Villain , claiming it will affect the religious sentiments of Hindi people. READ: Kamal Haasan: Lesser known facts In their statement to the commissioner of police on Monday, the group alleged that the song Iraniyan Nadagam, about the disparaged conversation between Prahalad and Hiranyakashipu, will hurt the sentiments of Hindus.

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  16. Why businesses should, and should not, be able to refuse service to LGBT peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... offensive enough, think of this scenario: What if I were to attempt to rent an apartment and the landlord knew I was Hindu. He might be savvy enough to know I would probably have a small meditation area with an altar. That altar might include icons ...

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  17. VHP calls for ban on Kamal Haasan's 'Uttama Villain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Members of Hindu Vishwa Parishad have called for a ban on actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil drama "Uttama Villain", claiming it will affect the religious sentiments of Hindi people. In their statement to the commissioner of police on Monday, the group alleged that the song "Iraniyan Nadagam", about the disparaged conversation between Prahalad and Hiranyakashipu, will hurt the sentiments of Hindus.

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  18. VHP calls for ban on Kamal Haasana s Uttama VillainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | India.com

    Chennai, April 7: Members of Hindu Vishwa Parishad have called for a ban on actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil drama "Uttama Villain", claiming it will affect the religious sentiments of Hindi people. In their statement to the commissioner of police on Monday, the group alleged that the song "Iraniyan Nadagam", about the disparaged conversation between Prahalad and Hiranyakashipu, will hurt the sentiments of Hindus.

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  19. Chambersburg Town Council in Pennsylvania opening with Hindu prayer 1st time in 212 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Merinews

    Borough of Chambersburg Town Council in Pennsylvania , incorporated in 1803, will have its first historic Hindu opening prayer on April 13, containing verses from world's oldest existing scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Town Council.

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  20. Hindu prayer to open meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... of the prayers at Thursday's council meeting, according to his news release. Zed, who describes himself as a Hindu statesman in the release, requested to be allowed to give the opening prayer, Martinsburg Mayor George Karos said Monday in a ...

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