Hindu Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The Differences Between Northern & Southern Indian FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore in 1963 and have been inseparable ever since. Although they are both Hindu, they are not of the same caste (my mother is Brahmin and my father is Vaishya) and do not share the same mother tongue (my ...


  2. Najib's Umno-BN an Organised 'Mafia': Criminalizing the Opposition to stay in powerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... coalition on the defensive.Advertisement Religious freedom in a country with sizable Christian, Buddhist and Hindu minorities is now endangered as public figures vying for popular support among Muslims have supported the persecution of religious ...


  3. Shri Krishna-RasRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | PR Log

    ... and do his duty as a warrior and kill. The Gita includes the essence of the Vedas and Upanishads. This most precious Hindu scripture has universal appeal, for all times. Arjuna is a symbol of struggling human soul . It has been called allegory of ...


  4. Holy cow! Push to outlaw beef in India seen as cultural oppressionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    As Hindu politicians campaign to ban beef throughout India, critics blast the move as food fundamentalism, unfair on the diverse nation's Muslim, Christian and Dalit populations, reports Amrit Dhillon. It's early morning and Radha Kant Vats is stroking the neck of one of the 140 residents of his "cow shelter", a retirement home for elderly bovines.


  5. INTERACTIVE: One year of Modi government: Many hits, some missesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... of a Shiv Sena lawmaker pushing food into the mouth of a Muslim caterer, another indicating that India could become a Hindu nation under Modi. August 3, 2014 - Road to Kathmandu - The Prime Minister made his first visit to Nepal in August in further ...


  6. A banker turned writer knows mythology is hotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | USA Today

    ... the popular Amma, Tell Me series, sold in six countries. The books introduce children between the ages of 3 and 9 to Hindu mythology. That's no easy task: Those myths, like their Greek or Roman counterparts, number in the hundreds of thousands, with ...


  7. Will build Ram temple in Ayodhya without political help: ShankaracharyaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Taking a dig at the BJP government, Hindu religious leaders on Tuesday said they will construct Ram temple at the "Lord's birthplace" in Ayodhya without any political assistance if the Supreme Court gives order in their favour. The statement came in the wake of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh stating the NDA government can't bring law on Ram temple without majority in Rajya Sabha.


  8. Natraj - " The Dancing SensationRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | American Artist

    Ruler of the Dance, the Hindu god Shiva in his structure as the infinite dance specialist, spoke to in metal or stone in numerous Shaivite sanctuaries, especially in South India. This picture speaks to Siva in the incarnation or symbol of Nataraj.


  9. Hindus worldwide laud New South Wales MP for swearing on Bhagavad-GitaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Merinews

    Hindus have applauded Nitin Daniel Mookhey for swearing on ancient Hindu scripture Bhagavad-Gita on May 12 as Member of Legislative Council of New South Wales in Sydney, thus making an Australian political history. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, commending Mookhey, 32, for this act, urged other politicians also to do the same.


  10. Ram's birthplace Ayodhya is in Pakistan, says bookRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... English translation is expected to be published soon. Quraishi pointed out that the excavations undertaken by Banaras Hindu University and ASI and those on the orders of Allahbad High Court found nothing to prove that a temple existed there. There ...


  11. Mocktale: A cow's rant about Indian systemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... interesting piece of data, it said the Census data shows that nearly 80 percent of India's 1.2 billion population are Hindu and abstain from eating beef, so it might come as a surprise that India has become the world's second-largest beef exporter. ...


  12. Nepal earthquake victims mourned in traditional funeral riteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... he lay on a mat close to where the river passes the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu. "If somebody dies and they are Hindu, their wish is to be cremated here." Since the earthquake, bodies have burned each day on the banks of the river as more ...


  13. Earthquake should Shake Up Nepal's |lax system of govtRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | The Nation

    ... 1990s that a democratic movement succeeded in installing a parliament and started to chisel away some power from the Hindu monarchy. But it wasn't enough. Autocratic rule by the king waxed and waned, and state services, particularly in the ...


  14. Guy Needler: 2015 Transformation Conference Speaker Series #2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Why the Source Entity (God) and the eleven other Source Entities (the co-creators) were created; The truth about the Hindu Vedas' teachings of the breathing in and out of the universe; What we really are; and How and why we incarnate and.....What ...


  15. The many, many, MANY controversies of Kamal HaasanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... threatened to move out of Tamil Nadu to a more secular state. First it was the title of the film that offended the Hindu Makkal Katchi (a political party), which believed that Kamal, an inspiration and role model to many, should refrain from using a ...


  16. Black Ensemble to Host First Annual International Cultural FestivalRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in two very different types of training camp - Ruhi Singh, who aspires to become Miss India , and Prachi Trivedi, a Hindu nationalist with the Durga Vahini . In 1989, as communism fell across Eastern Europe, doctors and nurses in Romania quickly ...


  17. Photos of the Day: May 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Reflected in a pond, a Hindu man with shaved head gets dressed in white after a cleansing mourning ritual in Pashupati, Nepal, May 6, 2015. Upcoming May 7 will mark the 13th day since the devastating earthquake that hit the country on April 25, 2015, which killed thousands of people, an important day in Hinduism as on the 13th day it is believed that the departed souls have reached heaven, and mourning rituals will mark the end of social isolation and the return to normal life.


  18. UK Hindu group tells followers whom to vote forRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... the Conservative Party . Urging people to vote as a form of "dharma", a senior functionary of the National Council of Hindu Temples - general secretary Satish Sharma said the David Cameron led party rejected an anti-caste legislation and whose ...


  19. Candidate condemns leaflet as 'gutter politics'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Harrow Times

    The flyer, which was sent out to voters in Harrow East, attacks Labour and Lib Dem candidates Uma Kumaran and Ross Barlow due to their parties' support in 2013 for laws to outlaw caste discrimination. The leaflet was distributed by Dharma Sewa Purvapaksha, an organisation which aims to connect the Hindu, Jain and Sikh communities, who claim the law could inadvertently increase caste stigma.


  20. What is there in a 'Name'? After all it is only a 'Word'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Merinews

    ... passing on the baton of 'Elder of the Family' to the sons, that is akin to anointing of new "Karta" of a Joint Hindu Family. Well that establishes, how much importance the natives of this land assign to 'Name-giving'. Firstly, let us look at the ...