Hindu Newswire (Page 3)

Hindu Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hindu. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 5,511 in Hindu

  1. Mohammad Ali Jinnah's father was Hindu converted to Shia Muslim. By Nazir S BhattiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... Pakistani Muslim writers never stated facts that father of Founder of Pakistan Mohammad Ali Jinnah was practicing Hindu when Mohammad Ali Jinnah was born and later converted to Islam not on teaching of Islam but as protest to his Hindu clan who ...

    Comment?

  2. O Lord, save their soulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Telegraph

    ... First, the age-old tradition: for hundreds of years, the four deities at the Jagannath temple did something few other Hindu gods are known to do. The deities "died" after every decade or two - only to be reborn when their souls were "transferred" ...

    Comment?

  3. Ramayana museum to come up at Ayodhya, away from disputed siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Hindustan Times

    ... construction of Ram temple and museum are two different things. "The construction of Ram Mandir is a project of Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Ram Janma Bhoomi Samiti. They are doing their job. But, as a tourism minister, I am doing this ( museum) on ...

    Comment?

  4. Five faiths sharing one roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | USA Today

    ... of neutral Switzerland: a place of dialogue. Five places of worship live together under the same roof: a mosque, a Hindu temple, an Alevi 'dergA h', a Buddhist center and a church (used by eight different communities, including the local Ethiopian ...

    Comment?

  5. India's Electoral PoliticsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | CFR.org

    ... been fielded as its 2009 prime ministerial candidate. BJP has emerged as the main rival to the Congress party. This Hindu nationalist party first formed the national government in 1996 but failure to glean majority support in the lower house led to ...

    Comment?

  6. Mohammad Ali Jinnah's father was Hindu converted to Shia MuslimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... Pakistani Muslim writers never stated facts that father of Founder of Pakistan Mohammad Ali Jinnah was practicing Hindu when Mohammad Ali Jinnah was born and later converted to Islam not on teaching of Islam but as protest to his Hindu clan who ...

    Comment?

  7. Global Understanding Begins with Understanding a NameRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | TCRecord

    ... to it. For one thing, my given name, which is 'Thirunarayanan,' has religious significance because I was named after a Hindu God. It is one of the names by which the supreme Hindu God Vishnu is worshipped. A person who knows the name will also know ...

    Comment?

  8. Yoga Opponents Should Go to Pakistan: Sadhvi PrachiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Outlook

    VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi today kicked up another controversy with her remarks that those who are opposed to Yoga should go to Pakistan and that they have "no right" to stay in the country. The comments came by way of Vishwa Hindu Parishad's response to All India Muslim Personal Law Board's opposition to yoga.

    Comment?

  9. La. Gov. Jindal joins GOP raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Recordpub.com

    ... trips to key presidential voting states, particularly Iowa, where he has focused on Christian conservatives. Raised a Hindu but a convert to Catholicism as a teenager, Jindal is competing for the evangelical vote with several contenders, including ...

    Comment?

  10. Sister Nirmala, Missionary Of CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Outlook

    ... She followed the example of her devout parents and prayed to all the leading gods and goddesses mentioned in the Hindu scriptures. It was not until she was 7 and enrolled in a boarding school run by Christian missionaries that she heard the name of ...

    Comment?

  11. From Patents To PatriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Outlook

    ... taught in the local language the course content for students enrolling there was a generous dash of nationalistic Hindu pride. About four years after Gowalkar's experiment, Nanji Deshmukh, another Sangh pracharak and ideologue, also a leader of the ...

    Comment?

  12. Magnificence in masksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Asia News Network

    ... modern presentation that showcased the beautiful costumes. Telling the epic story of Ramakien, the Thai version of the Hindu Ramayana, the two-and-a-half-hour show portrayed episodes starting from Phra Rama pursuing the deer to the abduction of Sita ...

    Comment?

  13. Braceras: Media plays identity politics cardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Boston Herald

    ... names. But for the Post, a 4-year-old child's desire to assimilate is a sin. So is Jindal's decision to abandon his Hindu upbringing and become a Catholic - never mind that India is itself home to 19.9 million Catholics (a minuscule percentage of ...

    Comment?

  14. Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New York City schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Merinews

    Hindus are urging New York City Department of Education to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as a school holiday in their 2015-2016 school calendars and beyond. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement today, said that it was not fair with Hindu pupils and their families as they had to attend school on their most popular festival.

    Comment?

  15. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal enters 2016 presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... trips to key presidential voting states, particularly Iowa, where he has focused on Christian conservatives. Raised Hindu but a convert to Catholicism as a teenager, Jindal has talked of his religious faith in small churches across Louisiana. As he ...

    Comment?

  16. Indonesia to push Bali, Jakarta in bid to double tourismRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Bangkok Post

    ... its revenue targets, the president has pledged to double arrivals in his five-year term. On Bali, known for its surf, Hindu culture and rice paddy landscapes, the aim is to spread tourism development more widely as it's concentrated in the south ...

    Comment?

  17. 'Bias' barb fired at historiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Telegraph

    ... and criticised his description of Nathuram Godse, who assassinated Gandhi, as a Brahmin from Pune and a "bigoted Hindu". "Was the mention of Godse's caste really called for?... By the same token, Jinnah also needs to be described as a second ...

    Comment?

  18. The underlying spiritual themes of Pixar films and what they teach kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    ... Called "Sanjay's Super Team," the short film looks at meditation through the eyes of a young boy pulled into the Hindu faith of his parents. It's based loosely on Pixar artists and director Sanjay Patel's balancing of his Indian heritage with his ...

    Comment?

  19. Oakland Hot Plate Aims to Shake Up Downtown Food and Music ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | East Bay Express

    A new "eco deli cafe" in downtown Oakland aims to bring a rare trifecta to The Town's ever-expanding arts and dining scene: a performance venue, an art gallery, and a cafe that serves food that's not only gluten-free, but also adheres to the principles of traditional Hindu alternative medicine. Open since March in a beautifully renovated building that dates back to 1911, Oakland Hot Plate has already hosted a few small shows, but the cafe component is slated to open to the public the second week of July.

    Comment?

  20. VHP, Muslim personal law board spar over Yoga DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW: The hotheads of All-India Muslim Personal Law Board and Vishwa Hindu Parishad got into a sharp altercation on Tuesday with Sadhvi Prachi reacting acerbically to the Muslim body's charge that the Union government had selected June 21 for the International Yoga Day as it is RSS founder Keshavram Baliram Hedgewar's death anniversary. "They should connect themselves with the traditions of India, the culture of India... there's no need for any objection.

    Comment?