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  1. Hating WendyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... appeared. They were quite surprised that I was extremely fond of her. "But do you agree with what she says about Hindu gods?" they asked, looking rather rattled. And I said no, I don't agree. But how does that affect my fondness for her? I don't ...

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  2. US ends boycott of India's Modi as envoy holds talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... parties in advance of the upcoming national elections," the US embassy said in a statement. Modi, leader of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), is accused by rights groups of turning a blind eye to riots that killed up to 2,000 ...

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    Feb 13, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... Indiana-Brasilian ( Hoosier ) anthropologist called Rucina. Rucina became fluent in Balinese and all the palace and Hindu rituals and even learned how to dance the Legong. Soon they were blessed with two boys, Gung Anom and Gung Arie. Over the ...

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  4. Hinduism Changing The WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... revealing theses are written in the English language by non-Indian authors. In the London-published monthly magazine Hindu Today, issue No 44 of October 2011, writing of the philosophy of Swami Vivekananda: "For western thinkers, man is either an ...

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  5. Pulp NonfictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... NOTICEE." In strident, upper-case pidgin-legalese, the man-a belligerent Indian enemy of "westernization," a strutting Hindu fundamentalist with a record of suppressive activism against books that "hurt the sentiments" of Hindus-addressed a legal ...

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  6. Swami calms exam stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... sanyasa at the age of 23 years and since then has toured across the country. Widely revered as a scholar of ancient Hindu scriptures, he said he belonged to the Tirtha lineage of Adi Sankaracharya. He asked students to develop the practice of ...

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  7. By Chandrahas ChoudhuryA Book Publisher Embraces Self-Censorship in IndiaRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Bloomberg

    In taking a controversial book off the market, Penguin Books India has capitulated to a Hindu group's demands.

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  8. Literati disappointed with Penguin's book withdrawalRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Feb 12 : Expressing unhappiness over Penguin India's decision to withdraw US Indologist Wendy Doniger's book "The Hindu: An Alternative History" from the Indian market, the literati circuit Wednesday said such decisions encourage "self censorship" and undermine freedom of expression.

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  9. The Background of MeditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... meditation that is practice in the different Hinduism sects. Principal of them is the Yoga, one of the six schools of Hindu philosophy. It provides several types of meditation that Hindu believers and even a number of Western adherents have learned ...

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  10. Beer story samplerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Ohio.com

    ... made in the communities we proudly serve." To read the full news release, click here. -- India Blooms reports that the Hindu community wants Anheuser-Busch InBev to rename its Brahma beer because it's insulting to Hindus. Lord Brahma is a Hindu ...

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  11. Multi-faith group raises A 10k for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Taal, a two-day event combining drama, music and dance, is organised yearly by the Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist and Muslim Society at Bancroft's School, in High Road, Woodford Green.

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  12. Why did Penguin recall a book on Hindus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Kama Sutra, was writing about how her 2009 book The Hindus: An Alternative History quickly became a lightning rod for Hindu anger. Doniger wrote that bloggers had accused her of attacking Hinduism and sexualising Hindus, flooded Amazon with their ...

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  13. Book News: Gabrielle Giffords Writing Book About Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | WGBH

    ... The Hindus: An Alternative History from sale in India and pulp the unsold and recalled copies to settle a lawsuit by a Hindu group. The lawsuit filed by Dina Nath Batra, the head of the Hindu educational group Shiksha Bacho Andolan, stated that ...

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  14. Ahmedabad-Solo-MakassarRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... the temple marvelling at the mosaic-work, and at the devotions of the morning visitors. The well itself is a marvel of Hindu-Islamic architecture built by a Muslim King Mohammed Bedga for Queen Rani Roopha, wife of Veer Singh, the Vaghala Chieftain. ...

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  15. Controversial Book, 'The Hindus', By Religious Scholar Wendy Doniger...Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Switched

    ... of many practices and traditions that developed over millennia . Dina Nath Batra, who heads Shiksha Bacho Andolan, a Hindu educational organization in New Delhi, filed the lawsuit against Penguin in 2011. In a notice to the author and Penguin Group ...

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  16. Poll: Was Penguin Right to Withdraw 'The Hindus?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... freedom struggle, slept in the same bed as small girls, and what they perceived as her sexual approach to revered Hindu scriptures such as the "Ramayana," among other things. The 690-page book is written by Wendy Doniger, a professor of the history ...

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  17. Penguin Caves to the Hindu TalibanRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... "Aryans" in the second millennium B.C. to the imperial British, the last and perhaps greatest external shapers of Hindu society. But before the Indian courts could rule (and it is bad enough that they allow such suits to even go forward), Penguin ...

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  18. Surajkund Mela: Woodcraft artisans draw buyers, onlookers alikeRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Merinews

    ... 631 at the Mela showcases finely sculpted wooden replicas of the India Gate and Bahai House of Worship and scenes from Hindu epics like Mahabharata. Person manning the stall - Mahesh Chand Sharma - sits unassumingly in his enclosure, letting the ...

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  19. Gilead to license hepatitis C drug to lower-cost manufacturers in IndiaRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... about $2,500 for certain patients at public hospitals, community clinics and non-governmental agencies in India, the Hindu Business Line reported earlier this week. "Providing treatment in resource-limited settings presents complex challenges, and ...

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  20. Gilead Sciences, Inc. To License Hepatitis C Drug To Lower-Cost Manufacturers In IndiaRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | BioSpace

    ... n about $2,500 for certain patients at public hospitals, community clinics and non-governmental agencies in India, the Hindu Business Line reported earlier this week. Help employers find you! Check out all the jobs and post your resume .

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