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  1. The marvels of Sukhothai in northern ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Examiner.com

    ... as the capital for 120 years. The Thais of Sukhothai adopted Theravada Buddhism, distinguishing themselves from the Hindu influence of the Cambodian kings. The Khmers left behind statues of Hindu gods such as Vishnu and Shiva, while the elegant ...

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  2. Midweek Mysticism: Mystics have no fear of deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | SYNTAGMA

    ... can rise above it in startling ways. There are many explanations for pain in this context. The most persuasive is the Hindu idea of Karma, a pay-back for all our deliberate ghastliness in the present incarnation. I'm not sure I totally go along with ...

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  3. Elder evangelism * Philadelphia 11 * Holy 6-pack! : Thursdaya s RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Religion News Service

    ... release. Good thing I never lived in Arizona, 'cuz that place is giving Florida a run for its money. Must be the heat. Hindu gods are apparently hitting the gym. According to the WS J: "In new comics, paintings and popular books, depictions of ...

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  4. Hindu Gods Seem to Have Been Working OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Wall Street Journal

    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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  5. Birthday Special: 6 interesting facts about Manoj KumarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | India.com

    ... 2) At the age of 10 he moved with his family to Delhi and initially lived as refugees. Later did his graduation from Hindu College, Delhi University. 3) He considered superstar Dilip Kumar as his role model and was inspired by the actor's reel name ...

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  6. KBC 8: A journey from individual to collective growthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Indian Television

    ... aisa hi hai, yahan sirf paisa hi nahi dil bhi jeete jaate hain.' This was followed by a second promo which dwells upon Hindu-Muslim animosity bringing forward the ugly face of people still being divided on the basis of religion. The commercial is ...

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  7. Planned Parenthood Counselor Talks 'Karma Sutra', Tells...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TheBlaze.com

    ... and pretending that they are babies who are breastfeeding. "Look online and, uh - 'Karma Sutra' is a book of ancient Hindu and it has the different positions and you could probably find books on sex and kinkiness and all of that," she added. "No one ...

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  8. PHOTOS: 7 temples to visit in Siem Reap, CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | ABS-CBN News

    ... at $20 (one day) and $40. Siem Reap's most popular temple, the majestic Angkor Wat was consecrated in 1150 to the Hindu god Vishnu and is said to have taken around 30 years to complete. Expect to spend hours going around Angkor Wat, which occupies ...

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  9. A Progressive Hindu Approach to GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Tikkun Magazine

    ... within Hinduism-and the unity of Being that draws them together. As founding members of an expressly progressive Hindu activist organization, we look deep within Hinduism's philosophical and religious traditions to inform our understanding of God. ...

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  10. In India, Hindu gods get a muscular makeover. Check out Shiva's bicepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Wall Street Journal

    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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  11. The ancient Lore- the kernels of knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | CNN

    ... merely be a legend or a piece of literature. In this blog, I would discuss some unbelievable correlation between some Hindu mythological stories and well established scientific facts. The Lycurgus Cup is a 1,600-year-old jade green Roman chalice ...

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  12. Amarnath Yatra crosses 3-lakh markRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Newkerala.com

    ... annual pilgrimage commences in the last week of June every year and concludes in early August. Undeterred by violence, Hindu pilgrims trek daily through icy streams and frozen mountain passes to the 3,800 metres (12,700 feet) high Amarnath cave ...

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  13. Controversy Swirls Around 'Sanskrit Week'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Week" in schools next month has revived opposition by those who see the official promotion of Sanskrit, used in holy Hindu texts, as an attempt to impose the culture of one group of Indians on others. Critics, who say the move is an assault on ...

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  14. Meet India's widows of climate changeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Toronto Star

    ... atop an eponymous peak at an altitude of 3,500 metres. For thousands of years, pilgrims have been drawn here by the Hindu belief that it was once home to deities such as Lord Shiva. It is one of the most remote shrines in the state: in the last leg ...

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  15. To really Prey and not be Prayed uponRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Merinews

    ... system of lineage for preserving his lineages genetic purity. This is a common practice mainly among the current Hindu society as it has kept the original gene banks of Hindu castes from mutating or getting corrupt. In fact it has kept us healthy ...

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  16. Mr. Pravin Togadia - We are ready to pick up the GauntletRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Merinews

    The frothy mouth of Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal's has not yet been dried up as yet.

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  17. Simple tasteRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Telegraph

    ... An Alternative History, were pulped on the face of protests against its allegedly objectionable depiction of the Hindu religion. Ms Doniger, pointedly, is a Sanskrit scholar whose book is based on extensive study of Sanskrit texts and whose ...

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  18. Arundhati Roy prompts outrage with call for 'truth' about Mahatma GandhiRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | South China Morning Post

    ... "Gandhi devoted much of his life to fighting caste prejudice," he said. "He was a reformer not a revivalist within the Hindu religion. His effort was in keeping with his philosophy of nonviolence and bringing social transformation without creating ... 2 comments

  19. Maryland Hindu Temple to be consecrated in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Merinews

    ... Virginia and Washington DC. It runs two Vedic Paatashaalas in India, reports indicate. Meanwhile, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, applauded efforts of temple leaders and area community to realize this ...

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  20. Queer enchantmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... And though woman, Mohini is not a demure wife; she is a dancer who is restricted to no man. Could this possibly be a Hindu story? When the Europeans came to India, they saw stories such as these as yet another indicator of Indian effeminacy and ...

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