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  1. Expensive rakhis amounting to less sales in GurgaonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Merinews

    ... given to Lord Shiva is also attracting the customers. In India, Raksha Bandhan is considered a sacred bond of love in Hindu religion. This festival arrives every year on the last day of Saawan months (July- August). On this day, sisters tie Rakhis ...


  2. Voices of Faith: What place does 'spirit' have in your family?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | News Observer

    ... raging there, our mind and body become one, allowing us to connect with our true essence/spirit. Arvind Khetia, Hindu on the Interfaith Council: In the Upanishads and Bhagavad Gita, the nature of the Divine is explained as the Infinite Spirit. ...


  3. Words in the News: Draw First BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The English Blog

    ... ly to mean, "to score a victory over someone". - In the debate, it was the visitors who drew first blood. (source: The Hindu )


  4. 'Jagannath Puri' Style Rath Yatra Celebrated In Austin At Radha Madhav Dham TempleRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Austin South Asian

    ... in Odisha, India to participate in the annual Rath Yatra (festival of chariots). The Jagannath Rath Yatra is a huge Hindu festival in which the deities of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balbhadra and Subhadra are carried in a procession to the Gundicha ... 3 comments

  5. Divided, Meerut village spends tense daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... Tyagi, a BJP worker. "We want a CBI inquiry into the functioning of the madrasas. They indulge in terrorism and lure Hindu girls, covert them, and send them to UAE to marry sheikhs," alleges Mahesh Tyagi, another BJP worker. "This incident is a ...


  6. Modi worshipped at Pashupatinath temple as Nepal royals didRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... entire function, including the "Rudra Abhishekam" puja, on the auspicious third Monday of the month of Shravan in the Hindu calendar. For Basuki Puja, Modi offered Rs.5,100 more. Walking barefoot and dressed in saffron, Modi spent around 45 minutes ...


  7. It's Bananas: India Hires 'Monkey Mimics' To Scare Away Real OnesRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | National Public Radio

    ... hairy creatures carry rabies, can be aggressive and pose a threat to public health. hide caption Monkeys mob a devout Hindu man with a packet of biscuits in New Delhi on Jan. 30. Hindus believe that feeding monkeys brings them the blessings of the ...


  8. Holy Basil Gaining Popularity In Modern SocietyRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Emailwire.com

    ... uses. The hairy plant with small branches and tender leaves has a pleasant aroma and is grown abundantly around Hindu temples. In Hindu mythology, Tulsi is considered as a reincarnation of Lakshmi, the goddess of happiness, longevity, prosperity, ...


  9. Indo-Nepal South Asian Union?Read the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... by starting with Nepal. It has to exploit its unique relationship with Nepal. As being the only two nations with Hindu majority populations there is great and natural empathy between the common peoples of India and Nepal. Added to this is another ...


  10. Best images from the past 24 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... climb down a wall near the scene of a suspected attack in Jerusalem. (AMMAR AWAD/REUTERS) Kanwarias or devotees of Hindu god Lord Shiva walk through the banks after filling their pots with the water from the river Ganga in the northern Indian city ...


  11. Indian leader warms ties during Nepal visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Newsday

    ... and stopped to meet delighted crowds. He offered $1 billion in low-interest development loans and visited a revered Hindu shrine. While China has built power plants, highways, an airport and telecommunication facilities and given airplanes to Nepal, ...


  12. Temple vandalized in MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... displayed on their place of worship early Saturday morning. The vandalism included the temple's statue of the Hindu god "Lord Shiva." The statue was covered with black spray paint. "We are a very active group in the community and are very saddened ...


  13. modi-prachanda-smsallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... of Shiva - from Somnath to Pashupatinath, via Vishwanath - he could easily establish a bond with a predominantly Hindu Nepal, a country with a potential for religious tourism. Jawaharlal Nehru disapproved of then President Rajendra Prasad's wish to ...


  14. Modi accorded royal privilege at PashupatinathRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | MYREPUBLICA.com

    ... Pasupatinath premises, where priest Raghabendra Bhatta conducted a sankalpa pooja, a rite performed before a major Hindu pooja. Modi, a Hindu leader, said his gotra was Kashyap. Modi performed different kinds of poojas such as Dhundi Ganesh, ...


  15. San Francisco's Asian Art Museum Announces 2014-2015 Exhibition ScheduleRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | AsianWeek

    ... Museum, the exhibition features works spanning the extent of Asia, including a 1,000-year-old Indian sculpture of the Hindu deity Durga victorious over the buffalo demon; a gilded and jeweled Burmese Buddhist bowl; a Korean textile artwork with ...


  16. Intolerance, the new normal in the Modi yugRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... legislators openly speak of a Hindufication agenda, with one from Goa claiming that under Modi India will become a "Hindu nation", and another countering that it already was one. As if this were not enough, obscurantists like Dinanath Batra are ...


  17. Dealing with Indias rightwing cultural outrage machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... Kumarasambhava still be the highly sensual romantic ode to the birth of the son of Shiva and Parvati, in which the Hindu goddess of love, Rati, laments on the death of her beloved Kama thus (translated by celebrated Sanskrit scholar Arthur Ryder)? ...


  18. The 'cultural' face of educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... both children and their parents. It is one thing to be proud of India, of Indian culture and even of Hinduism and Hindu culture. It is quite another to tell lies to children. The worst part is that these books carry forwards by the prime minister of ...


  19. 'Banaras Convention' for a plural and inclusive culture next monthRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Indian Muslim Statements

    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.


  20. India US Look to Reset Ties During Kerry VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | India Gazette

    ... May. For months, India-U.S. ties have grabbed headlines for the wrong reasons: Washington's denial of a visa to the Hindu nationalist leader who is now India's prime minister, and an ugly spat over an Indian diplomat's arrest in New York last ...