Hindu Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Narendra Modi visits Ramakrishna Mission in DhakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | India.com

    ... this morning, Modi offered prayers at the famous 12th century Dhakeshwari national temple, the most revered place for Hindu community in the country. The Prime Minister spent around 15 minutes at the temple, which is considered an essential part of ...

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  2. (Chris Detrick | The Salt Lake Tribune) Priest Anantha Rama Krishnan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Priest Anantha Rama Krishnan leads the home to the fire gods during the rededication of the Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah on Saturday, June 6, 2015. This was the second day of a three-day event, highlighted Saturday by the consecration of the deities.

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  3. Utahns gather for ceremonies to re-dedicate Hindu temple in South JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Priest Anantha Rama Krishnan leads the home to the fire gods during the rededication of the Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah on Saturday, June 6, 2015. This was the second day of a three-day event, highlighted Saturday by the consecration of the deities.

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  4. RSS sees 'Red' in campuses; justifies IIT-Madras banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... with red ideology" and forums like Ambedkar Periyar Study Circle in IIT-Madras are used for "propagating anti-Hindu and anti-Bharat divisive ideology", which Ambedkar would never have approved. "Nobody can and should support ban on any student ...

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  5. Utah Hindus given dream come true with rededicated, renovated templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | KSL-TV

    From youths performing Indian classical dance and song to priests conducting Hindu rituals, this weekend's Maha Kumbhabhishekam festival is an opportunity for Utahns to learn about their Indian-American neighbors. All are welcome to the celebration, which will culminate with the rededication of the Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah , which has been significantly expanded and renovated, said Savithry Mahalingam, treasurer of the temple's board of trustees.

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  6. One mountain high enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... to end with just function and beauty - I also want it to be deep and meaningful." Influenced also by the Buddhist and Hindu belief of Mount Sumeru - a sacred mountain that is the centre of the universe - Khao Mo symbolises being on top, close to ...

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  7. World Yoga Day is here, a look at how the world took to asanasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Outlook

    ... civilisation in paying homage to the only 'pratyaksha devata', the lone god you can see with your naked eyes among the Hindu pantheon of gods, by performing surya namaskar - a set of cardiovascular exercises that warms up the body to perform the ...

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  8. Rededication of expanded, renovated temple a dream come true to Hindus in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Deseret News

    From youths performing Indian classical dance and song to priests conducting Hindu rituals, this weekend's Maha Kumbhabhishekam festival is an opportunity for Utahns to learn about their Indian-American neighbors. All are welcome to the celebration, which will culminate with the rededication of the Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah , which has been significantly expanded and renovated, said Savithry Mahalingam, treasurer of the temple's board of trustees.

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  9. Earthquake MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... as the work not just of a single activist god, but of a collection of them. The site claims that Shiva, the Hindu destroyer of worlds, was perturbed by mischief being made half-a-world away in Geneva where CERN's Large Hadron Collider was put back ...

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  10. Mystery Of Greenland's Vanishing Lakes Finally SolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Switched

    ... in Greenland, has ice scientists worried. (AP Photo/Ian Joughin) In this picture taken Wednesday, July 27, 2011, Hindu pilgrims make their way to the Amarnath cave shrine over a glacier near Panchtarni, 150 kilometers (93 miles) from Srinagar, ...

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  11. Dalit Women and Village Justice in Rural IndiaRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... based on caste, violent exploitation and prejudice are the norm. Add economic and gender divisions to this medieval Hindu social system, and a multi-layered structure of separation begins to surface. At the bottom of the social ladder are girls and ...

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  12. Multi-million dollar statues reveal rich history of Mekong DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    Several sculptures dating back to the 5th and 6th centuries, when the Mekong Delta was under the rule of the Kingdom of Funan, are being kept at two museums in the region. Bui Thi Thuy, director of the An Giang Museum, said the head of a statue of Hindu God Brahma at the museum is unique and valuable for historical and cultural studies.

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  13. Arthur Millner Islamic, Indian, Himalayan and South East Asian online auction to be held 8-11 JuneRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Art Daily

    ... eyebrows and bared teeth is similar to an example in the Mathura Museum. These yaksha figures carried riches for the Hindu god Siva to distribute to his devotees. The estimate is 2,500 - 3,500. This fragmentary roundel depicting a gandharva from ...

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  14. Tower attacks aimed at disturbing situation ahead of Amarnath Yatra: Jitendra SinghRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    ... was no threat to the ecosystem. "It is just that the pilgrimage takes place in the two auspicious months according to Hindu calendar," he added. The minister however could not provide more details about the survey. Meanwhile, speaking on the relief ...

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  15. Non-Hindus are NOT allowed in these templesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... allowed to wear only sarees and girls have to wear a skirt and blouse. The debate over the ban on non-Hindus entering Hindu temples began around 30 years ago when singer Yesudas, who planned to take part in a music programme, was stopped at the ...

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  16. a The Ramayanaa in San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    For the 37th straight year, the performers at Mount Madonna School near Watsonville will stage the mythic Hindu epic “The Ramayana.” The piece is based on an epic poem written around 2,600 years ago, based on a timeless hero's-journey tale of Prince Ram, banished from his homeland and destined to confront the evil 10-headed Lord Ravana. This year's performance of “The Ramayana” takes place at the Mexican Heritage Theater in San Jose Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. The play has been an all-consuming tradition at Mount Madonna School and involves hundreds of students, teachers and parents in performance, stage and costume design, and other jobs.

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  17. Now, non-Hindus can't enter Somnath temple sans permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... whether the trustees (Modi, Advani) of the temple were informed about the decision, saying they have carried forward Hindu tradition. "This is not a new decision. We have carried forward our tradition. It is part of our own Constitution that all ...

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  18. IIT Madras bans a student group for their alleged anti-Modi activities; move faces criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Merinews

    ... Study Circle was creating hatred among students in the name of caste and also trying to create hatred against the Hindu community. However on the other side the particular students' group has denied this allegation against them that they were ...

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  19. Hindus urge Pope to discipline former Nebraska Bishop for terming yoga 'serious sin'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Merinews

    Hindu community has asked Vatican to take action against recently retired Bishop Fabian W. Bruskewitz of Lincoln , for calling yoga a "serious sin".

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  20. UK School Accused Of Profiling Muslim Students With 'Counter-Extremism Tests'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... them from a defined list, mixing labels such as "Student" and "British" alongside three faith identities - Christian, Hindu, and Muslim. Another instructed students to mark whether they agreed, disagreed, or weren't sure about hypothetical ...

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