Hindu Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Navratri 2016: Day 1 Grey, Puja Vidhi, Mantra, Muhurat, Significance & HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 30 | India.com

    ... Navratri Wishes: 20 Best WhatsApp Status, Facebook Messages, SMS, Images & DP to Wish Happy Navratri 2016 According to Hindu mythology, Shailaputri is believed to be the rebirth of Sati. She was the daughter of Daksha Shailputri and was born to the ...


  2. India's prime minister says Pakistan a haven for terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Asia is a safe haven for terrorists." The angry speech was expected, with many of Modi's supporters and members of his Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party demanding that India hit back hard after the attack on the army base. "They have a ...


  3. Hindus welcome Massachusetts church offering yogaRead the original story

    Friday Sep 23 | Merinews

    ... is Director of Congregational Life at the Church. Welcoming The Dover Church for hosting yoga classes, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, urged all the Massachusetts public schools to introduce multi-beneficial ...


  4. Claiming Shahabuddin is irrelevant in Nitish Kumar's Bihar sidesteps the truthRead the original story

    Friday Sep 23 | The Indian Express

    ... Ranveer Sainiks for the Bathani Tola massacre, the Bihar police and government failed even to charge Brahmeshwar. The Hindu ('Prime accused absconding, 23 convicted in Bathani Tola massacre case', May 6, 2010) reported on how "the government dithers ...


  5. Morgan Spurlock's New Movie Will Make You Hate Rats and Love All Kinds of PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Film School Rejects

    ... mostly during dissection scenes. Or it will be, after all you've seen regarding the filthiness of the rodents, Hindu people in India sharing meals with rats. Perhaps that introduction has turned you off from the movie itself, but aside from being ...


  6. Hindu temple opens in $4.1 million building in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Merinews

    ... language classes, activities for youth and seniors and volunteers for the community activities. Meanwhile, US-based Hindu religious leader, Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, commended efforts of temple leaders and area community for ...


  7. Culture vulturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... at the heart of the controversy was directed by Bhandit Thongdee and released on Sept 11. It uses characters from the Hindu epic These include having the demon king and his commanders driving go-carts, cooking coconut cream cakes, biking and taking ...


  8. In India, Food Business Challenges Caste-based DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... A well-known writer on Dalit issues, he has campaigned for years to end caste biases that stem from the division of Hindu society into hierarchical groups based on occupation. Prasad says he has social, as well as business goals. He hopes that if ...


  9. 'Without land, we have no power', Indian Dalit land rights activist saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Star Online

    When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited his home town in Gujarat state to mark his birthday over the weekend, the national media focused on the detention there of a young Dalit rights activist. In just a few months since he led a protest after four Dalit youths were stripped and flogged by upper-caste Hindu men in Una, Gujarat, for allegedly skinning a dead cow, Jignesh Mevani has become the poster boy for Dalit rights in the country.


  10. Shah plays common factor gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Telegraph

    ... with the Samajwadi. Asked why Shah only named Muslim leaders when there are many criminals in these parties who are Hindu, Maurya told The Telegraph it was a coincidence. "The BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are doing inclusive politics. Shah ...


  11. Muzaffarnagar echo in BijnorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Telegraph

    ... know what our fault was," cried Zareen, pointing at the brick walls bearing several bullet holes. That morning, some Hindu boys had allegedly harassed a Muslim girl from the village, a Class VIII student who was on way to her school in Bijnor with ...


  12. Indian entrepreneur sells 'untouchable' foods to challenge caste biasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    A former rebel fighter and member of India's "untouchable" caste is taking on caste-based discrimination with packaged foods that would have been regarded as impure just decades ago. Chandra Bhan Prasad, 58, was born into the Dalit Pasi community of pig rearers in North India, considered untouchable in the ancient Hindu social hierarchy.


  13. Why Amit Shah was not wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... pretend that he, an activist for a party whose credo is atheism, has suddenly developed the most sincere respect for Hindu tradition. He may even want us to believe that in all his 71 years he never came upon the link between Mahabali and Vamana. He ...


  14. The Prawn WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Slate Magazine

    ... Between them lies a barely submerged series of shoals known as the Ram Sethu (or Ram's Bridge), built, as the great Hindu epic the Ramayana tells us, by an army of ape-men so that the God Rama could invade the kingdom of Lanka and rescue his wife, ...


  15. ABP Asmita is 'rising star' of GujaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Indian Television

    ... Maharaj Story' a special coverage on Pramukh Swami Maharaj - the head of BAPS Swaminarayan Sansthan, an international Hindu socio-spiritual organization, who built more than 1100 temples in India including the Akshardham temples in Delhi and ...


  16. No Epic Difference In Woman's Stature: - Ahalya, Mandodari, Sita,...Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2016 | The Indian Express

    ON THE face of it, one may not see any similarities between women of today and mythological characters Ahalya, Mandodari, Sita, Tara and Draupadi. However, Panchkanya, a dance-drama by city-based danseuse Swati Daithankar draws parallels between women of today and the five Hindu epic characters - Ahalya, Mandodari, Sita, Tara and Draupadi - who make the group Panchakanya .


  17. Aditya Sinha: Trump and the Kanyakubja NRIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Even after living in the US for decades, Indians can have shockingly right-wing opinions about the presidential race and Donald Trump Members of the right-wing Hindu Sena feed cake to a poster of Donald Trump to mark the 70th birthday of the US presidential candidate in New Delhi. Pic/AFP The US presidential election has taken a curious turn following videos of Democratic candidate and front-runner Hillary Clinton walking to her car - she complained of "overheating" during a 9/11 commemoration in New York - and her knees suddenly buckling.


  18. Cultural appropriation: Testing the limits of free speechRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... written "The Waste Land" - the most important poem of literary modernism - without feeling free to "steal" lines from Hindu rituals, from dozens of other cultures. I doubt that the US Constitution could have been written without our Founding Fathers ...


  19. Speech: Peters - Welcome for the Speaker of IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Scoop

    ... for example, supports India's aspirations for permanent membership of the UN Security Council. In April this year The Hindu newspaper in Chennai reported security systems in your parliament, and the Indian Space Research Organisation, were developed ...


  20. Devdutt Pattanaik: Transgenders versus homosexualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... falls in love with Hyacinthus, while his sister Artemis drives Callisto away when she lets a man make her pregnant. In Hindu mythology, we don't find such stories. But we do find tales of transgenders: men turning into women, women turning into men. ... 5 comments