Hindu Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Live MusicRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Portland Tribune

    ... tunes, which range from ballads to rockers, with us this week. The record deals with such subjects as growing up in a Hindu yoga cult, Scientology, the city of Philadelphia, the god Shiva, the city of Varanasi, Richard Dawkins, and Jorge Luis ...

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  2. Why do Hindus celebrate Guru Purnima?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Merinews

    ... and Buddhists alike. The 'guru concept' is mainly in the eastern philosophies to describe a 'true teacher'. A dominant Hindu etymology of the word ?guru? pertains to the interplay between darkness and light, in which the guru is seen as the ...

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  3. POLL: Christian school in Louth defends use of controversial curriculumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Louth Leader

    ... throughout their school careers through the curriculum and, without doubt, any parent - Humanist, Atheist, Muslim, Hindu or Buddhist - would agree that they would want these traits inculcated into their children's lives." Mrs Franklin added: "One of ...

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  4. The Majapahit Empire strikes backRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | 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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  5. Sai temple wants FIR lodged against ShankaracharyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Hindustan Times

    ... that "there is no mention of Sai Baba in the 'Shastras' and the 'Vedas'," and so, he "should not be worshipped with Hindu gods," had kicked up a religious storm. He said that Sai was not a symbol of Hindu-Muslim unity. Angry supporters of Sai Baba ...

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  6. the Ganga , the Favourite RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | CNN

    ... with importance. Many a irrigation projects are operational for the water of the Ganga. In north India the pious Hindu people respect it and offer puja or worship goddesses Ganga . Every year millions of religious people assemble at the bank of this ...

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  7. Bi Lines VII multi-arts reading wowed audienceRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... University professor in Maryland, read from his novel The City of Devi and explained it was based on a myth about the Hindu god Shiva, who had a baby with the god Vishnu, yet also had a wife and children. In the novel, Karun, a Hindu, is missing and ...

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  8. It's ShowtimeRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... tridatu commemorate bracelet at the at the fire altar, the Agni Astra - a new addition to the proceedings from the old Hindu-Java world popularized by Pedanda Bang. It is a joyous affair: all ringing, all splashing, all bathed in bliss. 14 March ...

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  9. Remnants of PartitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Foreign Policy

    ... enormous success of the two great Indian epics adapted for Indian TV, The Ramayana and The Mahabharata, to the rise of Hindu fundamentalism. Right-wing Hindu parties that previously operated on the fringes of politics have now become mainstream. The ...

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  10. Warning to parents over falling asleep with baby: Health officials...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Daily Mail

    ... referee who lied as 'right to be forgotten' kicks in on European searches Urban Outfitters causes outrage in the Hindu community AGAIN with $169 duvet cover featuring a religious deity 'not meant to be slept upon' Do dogs talk to each other with ...

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  11. Candice Swanepoel covers up in new fashion campaign for Free PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Daily Mail

    ... referee who lied as 'right to be forgotten' kicks in on European searches Urban Outfitters causes outrage in the Hindu community AGAIN with $169 duvet cover featuring a religious deity 'not meant to be slept upon' Do dogs talk to each other with ...

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  12. Mahabharat historian gets research reinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Telegraph

    ... ruins of a basement of a big-columned monument on which the Babri mosque was built. Stone pillars and door-jambs with Hindu motifs used in the construction of the mosque were also found, as were images of Hindu deities below the ground at the ...

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  13. India's cabinet: party loyalists and Modi's confidantesRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    ... for Minority Affairs. From Delhi University campus to the cabinet offices in New Delhi. Arun Jaitley is a Punjabi Hindu Brahmin boy who gradually climbed the ladder of power, starting with student politics in 1970s when he was president of Delhi ...

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  14. Stay Calm - Head NorthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | 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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  15. Mumbai for kids: Elephanta CavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... eastern side, which are Buddhist monuments, and one of the two caves is incomplete. There are seven caves in all: five Hindu caves, dedicated to Lord Shiva and two Buddhists caves. Usually, tourists frequent the first set of caves and leave. For a ...

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  16. chariot of godRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Telegraph

    In Hindu theology, the line dividing the sacred and the profane is not as bold and clear as it is in the religions of the book.

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  17. In the Valley of the DollsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | City Life Chiang Mai

    ... and Mr. Lek himself, they are dressed in the style of Khon, or the Thai masked dancers, and represent scenes from the Hindu epic. With each figure taking weeks to complete, this collection alone is worth a visit to the museum. Walking away from the ...

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  18. Ahmedabad-Solo-MakassarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... the temple marvelling at the mosaic-work, and at the devotions of the morning visitors. The well itself is a marvel of Hindu-Islamic architecture built by a Muslim King Mohammed Bedga for Queen Rani Roopha, wife of Veer Singh, the Vaghala Chieftain. ...

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  19. Ruling Hindu Tea Party wants to "Develop" India for its 1%Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Juan Cole

    Through the President's address to Parliament on June 9, 2014, the newly elected Indian Government has officially outlined its short and longer-term agenda.

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  20. Is your husband's mum a monster-in-law?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Rediff.com

    ... this in her new book -- The Mother-in-law: The other woman in your marriage . Venugopal is the editor of BLink , Hindu Business Line 's Saturday edition and has authored another book -- Would you like some bread with that book -- earlier. In the ...

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