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  1. Bipasha Basu: 'Creature 3D' will create a new genre in BollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... films in the genre, the actress said, 'Creature' was rooted in Indian sensibilities as the monster in the film was a Hindu mythological character called 'Brahma Rakshsah'. Having done a number of films like the 'Raaz' series and 'Aatma', Basu said ...

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  2. CLT20 2014: Qualifying for main stage will be our first aim says Northern Knightsa Daniel FlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | CricketCountry.com

    ... on September 13. "To qualify for the OPPO CLT20 will be our first and foremost aim," Flynn was quoted as saying by The Hindu . Flynn is the skipper of the Northern Knights from New Zealand and has scored an unbeaten 122, 73 and 72 in the recently ...

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  3. Shiva AyyaduraiRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Watersblogged

    ... the Truth - Find Your Way." The Bombay-born innovator later added of the ceremony, "We had a wonderful Wedding. The Hindu swamiji did Ganesha, Murugan and Lakshmi mantras. Very auspicious." He holds the patent for email after creating the program in ...

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  4. Hong Kong mothers find success writing children's booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... "There are stories from the Ramayana and the Mahabharata [the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India] about myriad Hindu gods, of great kings and heroes and their triumphs over the most evil of adversaries." "Kids don't like being preached to, ...

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  5. Australia returns ancient art to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | CNN

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has welcomed the return by Australia of two ancient Hindu art treasures that were allegedly stolen from temples in Tamil Nadu. During a meeting with Modi in New Delhi on Friday Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott handed over a 900-year bronze statue of Shiva Nataraja and a stone statue of Ardhanariswara , also from circa 1100.

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  6. Hinduism's Universal SwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | CNN

    Historians say Hindu Temples did not exist during the Vedic period . The ritual of idol worship which became popular at the end of the Vedic age may have given rise to the concept of temples as a place of worship.

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  7. Hibiscuses and Hinduism: How Gardens Cultivate CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Scientific American

    ... reasons flowers play such a large role in Hinduism. Flowers are a main offering to the gods in religious ceremonies. (Hindu gods will also be coaxed by clothing, jewels, perfumes, music, dance, betel and fruit, which are all present in some form ...

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  8. Gender & Love JihadRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Hard News

    ... survivors in Muzaffarnagar is not a case of isolated violence, or an aberration to the politics of mobilisation of the Hindu right. Nor are the gendered depictions of the men and women they seek to target from 'otherised' communities. Time and ... 2 comments

  9. MP Dalit group's plan to fight conversion: Burning crops, boycott, finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Express India

    ... by Dalits that some of them were driven to seek conversion to Islam as there was no let up in caste discrimination, Hindu organisations convinced Samasta Ahirwar Samaj to organise a meeting. One of the main points on the agenda was to convince Kasim ...

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  10. Giving a second chance to delinquentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... into." UH is a way for Shah to combine her American side with her Indian side. She learned about the organisation at a Hindu camp she attends called Vraj Youth. Though the camp's overall goal is to help young Indians stay connected to their culture ...

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  11. Distinguished Indian Art Scholar Pratapaditya Pal to speak at Detroit Institute of ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | La Prensa

    ... ideal was expressed with sensuous elegance, as can be seen in many objects in the DIA collection. , the spouse of the Hindu god Shiva, is an embodiment of creative energy and nature's abundance; formally it harmonizes physical charm and spiritual ...

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  12. India's Varanasi to get facelift, with Kyoto as inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a plan for a facelift of the holy Hindu city of Varanasi.

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  13. PHOTOS: World's most BIZARRE templesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... of milk. The rats are venerated as the holy descendants of Karni Mata, who was worshiped as an incarnation of the Hindu goddess Durga during the 15th century. A Buddhist monk walks near tigers at the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi province, west of ...

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  14. Indian court bans 'barbaric' sacrificesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... Court in Himachal Pradesh has asked police and other officials to enforce its ban on the slaughter of mainly goats in Hindu temples throughout the state. "No person will sacrifice any animal in any place of worship. It includes adjoining lands and ...

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  15. 7 more from MP Dalit duo's family seek conversionRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The conversion of two Dalit youths from Shivpuri snowballed into a law and order issue on Tuesday as seven more members of their family sought to convert to Islam while Hindu organisations tried to convince them to not change their faith.

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  16. 'Don't like it, don't watch it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... potential to trigger law and order problems. Last year, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Ram-Leela faced the wrath of Hindu fundamentalist groups. A case was filed in the Delhi High Court which allowed the film's release only after the director had ...

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  17. Himachal bans animal sacrifices, terms it - barbaric'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Times of Oman

    ... sheep are often sacrificed at the start of winter in temples across Himachal Pradesh with the aim of pleasing Hindu deities. Animals are symbolically offered to the deity and later taken home by villagers and their guests for eating during the ...

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  18. 100 days of Modi: Good for business, not so good for marginalised groupsRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... caste and tribal communities from violence. It also questioned a decision by the NDA - which is led by the right-wing Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) - to amend a law to allow juveniles found guilty of crimes such as rape and murder ...

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  19. Gaura Parva observedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    On the occasion, Hindu women from the region observed fast and paid homage to Lord Shiva or Maheshwor and Goddess Parbati or Gauri and Ganesh as per the Hindu mythology with established rituals.

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  20. Morning view of Khajuraho TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | TrekEarth

    ... power, throughout their kingdom to be later known as Bundelkhand. Most temples were built during the reigns of the Hindu kings Yashovarman and Dhanga. The largest and currently most famous surviving temple is Kandariya Mahadeva built in the reign of ...

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