Hindu Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Whether in the Vedas, epics or Puranas, divine figures were far from puritanicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Indian Express

    There was a ruckus in the Rajya Sabha over the alleged association of Hindu deities with alcohol. I was amused to read in the media that there was a ruckus in the Rajya Sabha over the alleged association of Hindu deities with alcohol.

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  2. NortheastRead the original story

    Friday Jul 28 | The Telegraph

    ... for foreign tourists. The Assam PCC today urged the Centre to take action against the Bajrang Dal and the Viswa Hindu Parishad for imparting arms training to their workers in Nalbari and Hojai... Power experts from the Northeast today said the ...

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  3. Renaissance From The BottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Outlook

    ... at Aruvippuram helped members of the 'lower' castes overcome the disability they experienced due to lack of access to Hindu places of worship, so orthodoxy was immediately up in arms, asking who gave Sree Narayana, a backward Ezhava, the authority ...

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  4. Faith Matters: - Become a part of the Northfield Interfaith Alliance' NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Recorder

    ... ext. 265.) Religion may be waning in the West, but in most of the world it's a very big deal, and it's growing. The Hindu Kumbh Mela rites, held at regular intervals in various parts of India, routinely break the Guinness Book of World Records in ...

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  5. KR Narayanan's Christian Burial: Alternative News Is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Outlook

    ... if a journalist cannot spot a story after seeing for himself that India's first Dalit President, who was officially a Hindu all his life, has a tomb in a cemetery exclusively reserved for Christians, then he better relearn the craft. We know that ...

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  6. Tabanero Launches Spicy New Brand Campaign MAD a " 34 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | MediaPost

    ... co-publishing "The Tabasutra" cookbook which will be available on August 18th. The recipes play off the ancient Indian Hindu pleasure tome Kama Sutra and will incorporate various "Tabasutra positions" to hold and use Tabaero hot sauce. There are ...

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  7. Hindus celebrate snake festival in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Reuters

    Tens of thousands of Hindu devotees flock to temples in North India to offer prayers for the snake festival. No reporter narration.

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  8. Book on discrimination against Dalits creates buzz in the USRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Nerve News

    ... whose special role -- whose hereditary duty -- is to labour in the fields of others or to do other work that Hindu society considers filthy, are not allowed to live in the village at all. They must live outside the boundaries of the village proper. ...

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  9. Himalayan and Chinese art take centre stage in Saffronart's first Asian Art AuctionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Art Daily

    ... Other key highlights include 18th - 20th century Tibetan thangkas and Nepalese paubha paintings based on Buddhist and Hindu iconography. Also on offer are Buddhist sculptures, a bronze sculpture of Shiva-Parvati, and ritual implements. Himalayan art ...

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  10. Hizbul Mujahideen leader Zakir Musa starts outfit for Islamic rule in KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | The Times of India

    ... its media wing As Sahab calling for attacks on the Indian police, military and secret agencies, apart from leaders of Hindu "separatist" organisations. This was reported by TOI. Meanwhile, in a video statement, Salahuddin made it clear that there ...

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  11. A memoir of the lowest casteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | The Economist

    ONE in six Indians is a Dalit, which means "oppressed" in Sanskrit. That is to say, 200m Indians belong to a community deemed so impure by the scriptures that they are placed outside the hierarchical Hindu caste system and are commonly called "untouchable".

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  12. Nitish Kumar back in NDA: Opposition can kiss their 2019 dreams goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | DNA India

    ... as President of the country, and PM himself coming down hard on the gau rakshaks, it hopes to further consolidate the Hindu vote, a sure formula to win in UP. The opposition is looking to forge a BSP-SP-Congress alliance in UP to prevent a saffron ...

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  13. KR Narayanan's Ashes Given A Second Christian Burial,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Outlook

    TOMB OF FORMER PRESIDENT K.R.NARAYANAN AND WIFE USHA IN A CEMETERY ON PRITHVIRAJ ROAD IN DELHI A part of the ashes of India's first Dalit President KR Narayanan, who was cremated on the banks Yamuna following Hindu rituals, was given a second Christian burial, admits his daughter Chitra Narayanan. There was kerfuffle over the discovery of a tomb in cemetery exclusively for Christians in the name of former president KR Narayanan, who was born into a Hindu Dalit family in Uzhavoor village in Kerala and remained so officially until he died on 9 November 2005.

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  14. Nag Panchami 2017: 6 things you must know about the festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | India.com

    What is Nag Panchami? Nagapanchami is a sacred Indian festival dedicated to the snake-God. The festival gets its name from the fact that it is celebrated on the fifth day of the moonlit fortnight of the Hindu month of Shravan .

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  15. TN Muslim outfit opposes HC direction to sing Vande Mataram in all educational institutes, officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | DNA India

    ... belief as it refers to the motherland and Durga Devi," Ansari said, noting that during the freedom struggle, though Hindu nationalists sang Vande Mataram, Muslims had boycotted it. "This stance was accepted by Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, and ...

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  16. Hindu leader calls for closing schools on his religion's most popular holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | PennLive.com

    Should Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, be a day that all Pennsylvania schools should be ordered to be closed? The president of the Universal Society of Hinduism is calling on Pennsylvania policymakers to work toward closing schools on Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, to prevent students of the Hindu faith from missing tests and class work and enlighten others about this most popular Hindu holiday. Its president Rajan Zed issued a statement on Wednesday calling on Gov. Tom Wolf, state Education Secretary Pedro Rivera and State Board of Education Chairman Larry Wittig to work toward recognizing this most popular of Hindu festivals as an official holiday and persuade private schools to follow suit.

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  17. Nag Panchami Songs in Hindi and Marathi: Celebrate Naag Panchami 2017 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | India.com

    Nag Panchami is one of the several festivals celebrated in the holy month of Shravan according to the Hindu calendar. Nag Panchami or Naag Panchami is a traditional worship of snakes or serpents and this year it will be celebrated on date July 27, 2017 .

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  18. Who Stole The Ashes Of Former President K.R. Narayanan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Outlook

    The remains of India's first Dalit President, who was cremated according to Hindu rituals, were later buried in a Christian cemetery The twin-tomb of former President K.R.Narayanan and wife Usha in a cemetery on Prithviraj Road in Delhi How did the remains of K.R. Narayanan, the first Dalit President of India who was officially cremated on the banks of Yamuna according to Hindu rituals in 2005, end up in a tomb in a cemetery exclusively for Christians in Delhi? Narayanan, who was born into a Hindu Dalit family in Uzhavoor village in Kerala and remained so officially, has a tomb alongside his wife Usha Narayanan in the non-denominational cemetery run by the Delhi Cemeteries Committee on Prithviraj Road.

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  19. Centre faces flak, says don't give communal colour to lynchingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | India.com

    ... (blue bull) are becoming a menace in rural areas by destroying standing crops overnight. Earlier, his remarks to link Hindu Gods with alcohol evoked loud protests from BJP members and led to the adjournment of the house for about 20 minutes. ...

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  20. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | WICU12 Erie

    ... ashram in Rishikesh -- one of India's spiritual hot spots -- and they're here to carry the message of yoga's power. Hindu pilgrims have long made their way to Rishikesh, considered the birthplace of yoga -- and the yoga capital of the world. So have ...

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