Hindu Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Riya and Sara Kapoor bring 'Bharatanatyam' tradition to Jazz at Lincoln CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... by a New York jazz quartet of electric guitar, sax, bass and tabla. Still, the performance focused on stories from Hindu mythology, the barefoot girls manifesting them through flowing hands and sweeping arms, floating neck movements, hopping, ...

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  2. Chaityabhoomi: A celebration of Dalit identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    ... there are almost always performances concerned with the value of secularism, Muslim-Dalit unity and the dangers of Hindu fascism. [Javed Iqbal/Al Jazeera] Chaityabhoomi is also where Ambedkar's ideological similarities with Karl Marx are emphasised, ...

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  3. RSS supported B R Ambedkar; played key role in delinking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | India.com

    New Delhi, Dec 16: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh known for being an upper-caste dominated conservative outfit has refuted the allegations of being anti-Dalit. The right-wing body is often accused by ideological opponents of opposing caste-reformer Dr B R Ambedkar who ensured the removal of caste-based untouchability through legal provisions asserted in the Hindu Code Bill .

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  4. Hindus upset at comparison of villain Apocalypse with Lord Krishna in X-Men trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Merinews

    Hindus are upset over comparison of blue-colored villain Apocalypse with their deity Lord Krishna in the recently released official trailer of "X-Men: Apocalypse" action-adventure Hollywood superhero movie releasing in May 2016. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that such trivialization of Lord Krishna, who was highly revered in Hinduism, was quite inappropriate and disturbing to the devotees.

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  5. Andaman stint helped, need to strengthen party cadre: Dilip GhoshRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... there" but also strengthened his position in BJP. In 2007, he was back in Kolkata as an RSS pracharak, worked for the Hindu Jagran Mancha for the next four years until, on January 20 this year, he became the general secretary of BJP in Bengal. ...

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  6. The disappointment of Narendra ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | MacLeans

    ... Aamir Khan, one of Bollywood's most-loved actors, publicly lamented that rising intolerance had made his wife (she is Hindu, he is Muslim) question whether it was safer for their family to move out of India. The comment sparked a fierce backlash; ...

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  7. Sahara One refreshes early primetime with 'Behula' atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Indian Television

    ... One is readying to launch the renowned Bengali show Behula . Starting 14 December, the show, which is based on the Hindu mythology of Shiva Purana and Manasamangal - a genre of Bengali medieval epics, will be aired at 7:30 pm with a repeat at 9 pm. ...

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  8. Method in MadnessRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... ier Jeelani in the meeting: "Urdu script must replace the Bangla script which was the same as the Hindi script and all Hindu features of

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  9. BKS Iyengar Google doodle: Yoga Gurua s 97th birthday doodle is inspirationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | India.com

    ... BKS Iyengar, who gave us the style of 'Iyengar Yoga'. This style of Yoga is a form of Hatha Yoga, which according to Hindu traditions is believed to be founded by Lord Shiva. BKS Iyengar was born in poor family at Bellur, Kolar District, Karnataka. ...

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  10. Cleaning Ganga is like worshipping her: PresidentRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, Dec 13 : Cleaning the Ganga amounts to worshipping the river considered holy by Hindus, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Sunday. The president made the comment after inaugurating a statue of Hindu god Shiva at Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir in Howrah.

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  11. Indian Women Flout Menstrual Taboos By Saying They're #HappyToBleedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... periods. But in urban India, I always felt periods were a private matter. Even in big cities like Mumbai, where most Hindu temples post signs asking menstruating women to stay away, I figured the decision to pray - or not pray - while bleeding was ...

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  12. All that makes and breaks the country - faith to family, politics to mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... the hampering of labour mobility and female autonomy, and a warping of the real estate market, for starters. 4. The Hindu religion: Hinduism has become a prime source of intolerance in India. Every week, a scientific, cultural or social atrocity is ...

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  13. Abe joins PM in Ganga aartiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... leaders offered prayers amid chanting of shlokas by nine priests led by Chandramauli Upadhyaya, the head of Banaras Hindu University's astrology department. The ghat was specially decorated with flowers and rangoli to give it a grand look. There was ...

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  14. Rokeya's unrealised DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... who bluntly confessed that since girls in the Muslim community had no access to education, her father sent her to a Hindu school of great influence. Her education in a non-Muslim space resulted in her never having acquired the knowledge of the Holy ...

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  15. Happy Birthday Rajinikanth: How the superstar came to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... 'Dharmathin Thalaivan', 'Mr. Bharath', and 'Maaveeran'. His 100th film 'Sri Raghavendra' saw him playing the Hindu Saint Raghavendra Swami. In 1983, Rajinikanth made his Bollywood debut with 'Andha Kanoon' along with Amitabh Bachchan and Hema ...

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  16. Changing stereotypes, one hijab at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Surrey Leader

    ... says for her, the hijab is a symbol of modesty. The symposium, which features speakers from the Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Sikh, and Islamic faiths, and will take place this Saturday at the Baitur Rahman Mosque in North Delta, For more information, ...

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  17. Bronx Borough President to Host Diwali Celebration, 1 Month LateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | DNAinfo.com

    The Bronx Borough President's Office will host its first ever Diwali celebration next week, despite the fact that the holiday itself officially occurred last month. Diwali, the Festival of Lights, celebrates the Hindu New Year and is meant to be a time for people to seek blessings from God for success, prosperity and happiness, according to Pandit Vishnu Sukul, leader of the Vishnu Mandir , where the celebration will take place.

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  18. 12 Osmania varsity students nabbed for holding 'beef festival'Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Nerve News

    ... on the campus by sealing all entrances and detaining scores of students and activists. Dozens of workers of right-wing Hindu organisations were also arrested as they had announced plans to hold pork festival and cow worship programme to counter the ...

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  19. Eying Dalits and backwards, RSS plans campaign for Hindu unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | India.com

    ... Dalits, creed and languages will sit together and take lunch. By doing so we want to promote samajik samrasta in the Hindu society," he said. "We will also hold several 'samajik samrasta yajnas' on February 7 in which people of different castes, ...

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  20. The LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... in a Calcutta convent, where she teaches well-to-do Christian girls, and tries to allay their fears regarding the Hindu-Muslim violence that's erupting due to the approach of India's independence. Here as after, she's a model of blandly upbeat ...

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