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2 hrs ago | Indian Muslim Statements

'Banaras Convention' for a plural and inclusive culture next month

One side it is known as the prominent city for followers of Hindu religion and on the other hand it is known also as the place where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon[i] in 528 BC.

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7 hrs ago | India Gazette

India US Look to Reset Ties During Kerry Visit

India and the United States will attempt to reset their ties during the upcoming visit by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

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13 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Some niche retirement communities

Niche retirement communities are growing particularly popular as the 76 million baby boomers reach retirement age.

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13 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Indian senior community part of growing niche

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined the culture and camaraderie of life in India with the comforts and conveniences they had grown accustomed to after nearly five decades in Minnesota and Ohio.

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13 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Indian retirement community joins growing world of niche developments for seniors

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined the culture and camaraderie of life in India with the comforts and conveniences they had grown accustomed to after nearly five decades in Minnesota and Ohio.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Free Republic

Indian Temple Admits Women for First Time in 900-Year History

Twelfth-century Hindu temple breaks with tradition after Supreme Court rules against two Brahmin families who have claimed exclusive ancestral rights to choosing priests for centuries A twelfth-century Hindu temple that attracts hundreds of thousands of pilgrims annually is to admit women and lower-caste men as priests for the first time.

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DNA India

Azam Khan blames RSS for Uttar Pradesh clashes

Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan today indirectly took aim at the Hindu outfit RSS for the clashes in the state, saying plans to "jeopardise" the peace in UP was being done in Nagpur, the outfit's headquarters.

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Merinews

162-acre Hindu temple by 2017 in New Jersey, estimated cost over $150 million.

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Robbinsville , currently under construction, will reportedly be spread over 162 acres and be ready in 2017 with an estimated cost of over $150 million.

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Merinews

Is it right or wrong to call India a Hindu state?

When BJP's MLA from Goa Dipak Dhavlikar said Narendra Modi will make India a Hindu Rashtra, it sparked a lot of criticsim because the intent behind it is understandable.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Merinews

Jaipur devotees throng Shiv temples on Sawan Shivratri

Jaipur devotees celebrated Sawan Shivratri yesterday, flocking Shiv temples in the city.

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Merinews

Hindu religious leader strongly objects to the commercialization of festival of color, Holi

Ticketed Holi celebrations are reportedly being held in various cities of United Kingdom and Germany in July and August and a ticket can sometimes cost about $56.

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Hindustan Times

Movie review Thirumanam Enum Nikkah is an absurd attempt

Name : Thirumanam Enum Nikkah Director : Aneesh Cast : Jai, Nazriya Nazim Rating : 1/5 Aneesh's Thirumanam Enum Nikkah has a story and script that seem to have been penned in the most amateurish, nay bizarre, style.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Indian Television

KBC 8: A journey from individual to collective growth

In a world where everyone is busy achieving their personal goals, we as individuals have stopped thinking about the nation as a whole.

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Related Topix: Oldies, Amitabh Bachchan, Religion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

ABS-CBN News

PHOTOS: 7 temples to visit in Siem Reap, Cambodia

But before heading out, make sure to buy an Angkor pass as you cannot enter the temples without it.

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Tikkun Magazine

A Progressive Hindu Approach to God

"Truth is one," says the Rig Veda, one of the canonical sacred texts of Hinduism, "but the paths to it are many."

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CNN

The ancient Lore- the kernels of knowledge

Mythological stories are normally treated as a literature material or sometimes a science fiction.

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Newkerala.com

Amarnath Yatra crosses 3-lakh mark

Over three lakh pilgrims visited the sacred shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir since the yatra commenced on the 28th of June.

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Wall Street Journal

Controversy Swirls Around 'Sanskrit Week'...

For the decades after India won its independence from Britain, politicians and activists in the south waged a vigorous battle against making Hindi, an Indo-Aryan language largely spoken in the country's north, India's only official language.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Hindu Gods Seem to Have Been Working Out

In new comics, paintings and popular books, depictions of Vishnu, Rama and other greats in the Hindu pantheon are being reimagined to give the deities broad shoulders, six-pack abs, flashy get-ups and smoldering good looks.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

South China Morning Post

Arundhati Roy prompts outrage with call for 'truth' about Mahatma Gandhi

Arundhati Roy, the Booker Prize winning author, has accused Mahatma Gandhi of discrimination and called for institutions bearing his name to be renamed.

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