Hindu Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Hindus criticise ban on yoga in Los Angeles parks and beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Merinews

    Hindus are critical of Los Angeles City Council's recent reported decision of banning yoga, among other things, at public beaches and parks. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who strongly criticised the attempts to regulate yoga in the past by various states in USA, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it seemed like an unnecessary obtrusion and burdensome on yoga in Los Angeles.

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  2. Land of the Kama Sutra Cracks Down on Internet PornRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... and virtual private networks, he added. The moves come amid an ongoing online morality drive by the conservative Hindu-nationalist government Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). In 2014, 32 sites including Vimeo and Daily Motion were banned for at least a ...

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  3. CYSS's DUSU polls initiative gains momentumRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... Girdharlal Dayanand Anglo Vedic College, Zakir Husain Delhi College, Satyawati College, Law Faculty Delhi University, Hindu College, Sri Guru Tegh Bahadar Khalsa College and Sri Guru Nanak Dev Khalsa College," he said. He said applications could be ...

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  4. Hindu devotees throng temples to celebrate first Monday of 'Sawan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | The Times of India

    Thousands of devout Hindus thronged temples of Lord Shiva across India to commemorate the first Monday of the month-long auspicious 'Sawan' or monsoon festival.

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  5. Monsoon rains kill more than 100 people in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Wave

    ... from the Ganges river rose following monsoon rains. Over a hundred people have died this past week in the rains. A Hindu holy man gets into a boat after the hut where he lives is surrounded by flood waters of the River Ganges in Allahabad, India, ...

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  6. Young film talents honoured at inaugural National Youth Film AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... won the Best Documentary Award for Journey of a Kavadi Bearer, about a Taoist medium who participates in the annual Hindu festival Thaipusam, while TP 's Maria Tan won the Best Editing Award for her work in the short film Vengeance is Mine, about a ...

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  7. Sex and SpiritualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Psychology Today

    ... but these have become perverted and led to extensive, traumatic corruption of the young and vulnerable. In the Hindu 'Kama Sutra' and Tibetan Buddhist 'Tantra' traditions, spiritual development involving mastery of sexual energy, in the context of ...

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  8. Cheers of 'Hail Satan' As Satanic Temple Unveils Baphomet Monument in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... to the Ten Commandments monument , a request predictably denied by government officials along with requests by a Hindu leader in Nevada, an animal rights group and the satirical Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster. The Oklahoma Supreme Court ...

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  9. Lanka's Dambulla region to be developed as a tourist hub, says PMRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... statues, three statues of Sri Lankan kings and four statues of god and goddess. The latter four include two statues of Hindu gods, Vishnu and Ganesh. The murals cover an area of 2,100 square meters. Depictions in the walls of the caves include ...

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  10. Is your name haram in Saudi Arabia? Here's why the kingdom banned these baby namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... out, though, and why they're all girls' names are a bit of a mystery. (AFP/File) Image 1 of 10: Rama: The name of a Hindu god, Saudi Arabia says it contradicts the values of Islam and is not an acceptable name for someone born in the kingdom. Rama ...

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  11. Tradition meets collaboration in ritual of trance and dance at Supersense FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... he is a part draws on diverse religious and spiritual elements, including Javanese animism and traces of Buddhist and Hindu influences. The ceremony has two stages, Obarzanek says. "The first evening is a series of prayers and offerings and some ...

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  12. Sujoy Ghosh says 'Ahalya' isn't inspired by Roald Dahl's storyRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    After Sujoy Ghosh's spectacular short film 'Ahalya' storming on internet, the director has now clarified that his latest short film is not at all inspired by author Roald Dahl's story. The blockbuster movie 'Kahaani' director tweeted that his 14-minute long film is not inspired by the Roald Dahl's story as because he is an author of children's books whereas his film was inspired by the Hindu epic 'Ramayana' with slight adult touch, and feminist twist.

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  13. Hindu and Muslim kids recite - Gayatri Mantra' together in these madrasasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | India.com

    Indore, July 25: In an era when communal violence erupts every day in India and extremists spread hatred among communities, there are people who are leaving no stone unturned to strengthen the secular fabric of the country. In Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh, Hindu and Muslims kids recite 'Gayatri Mantra' under one roof in a madrasa.

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  14. Doesna t Mr. Advani deserve better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | India.com

    ... had generated in the 1990s. Yet, it was the same Advani who, as the deputy prime minister in 2003, had refused a Viswa Hindu Parishad demand to enact a law for constructing a Ram Mandir on the disputed site in Ayodhya, realizing fully well that it ...

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  15. Comment on Tandava - Shiva's Cosmic Dance by QuoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Atanu Dey on India's Development

    ... bronzes dating from the tenth and twelfth centuries A.D. The details of these figures are to be read, according to the Hindu tradition, in terms of complex pictorial allegory. The upper right hand, it will be observed, carries a little drum, shaped ...

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  16. Lord Venkateswara Temple to be built in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... US, including people of other religions, Vathyam said. The temple is the second in Powell, Vathyam said. The Bharatiya Hindu Temple on Hyatts Road opened in 1994. The new temple's main god, Venkateswara, is a form of the Hindu god Vishnu, the god of ...

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  17. Hindus disheartened at U-turn of Conwy Council in Wales on the issue of feeding seagullsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Merinews

    ... now the Council is reportedly considering instituting a law by year end banning feeding of the birds. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who earlier commended the Council for reported shelving of plan to fine people for feeding seagulls ...

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  18. In this Madrasa, Hindu-Muslim chant gayatri mantraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... 128 madrasas delivering modern education are no ordinary madrasas as more than 55% of the students enrolled belong to Hindu community. A total of 5,000 students are enrolled in these madrasas that have unique names such as Madrasa Jain Vardhman ...

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  19. Nepal Constitution Crisis Places Christian Ministries in PerilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Christian Newswire

    ... chairs at the deputy prime minister. This isolated country wedged between India and China historically has been a Hindu nation, and most protesters are demanding a return to that status. Nepalese monarchs advocated Hinduism, and the people believed ...

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  20. Obituary: Swami Veda Bharati's spiritual influence extended to thousands across the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... life and became a monk, or swami, in the yoga tradition. He was the spiritual director of an ashram, a secluded Hindu community, on the banks of the Ganges River in Rishikesh, India, where people come from all over the world to learn more about the ...

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