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  1. Edinburgh temple & culture centre opens after 34 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Times of India

    Thousands attended the festivities of the Edinburgh Mandir Mahotsav from all over the United Kingdom and other parts of the world, which began April 4 and would continue till April 12. Thousands attended the festivities of the Edinburgh Mandir Mahotsav from all over the United Kingdom and other parts of the world, which began April 4 and would continue till April 12. It was a very special occasion for the Edinburgh Hindu community which has waited for about 34 years for its inauguration. Although the temple and cultural center have been used by the Hindu community in the past, its reopening marks the initiation of a full-time priest, a gorgeous wooden throne and numerous white marble deities, all hand-painted and flown in from North India.

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  2. VHP to Meet PM For Speedy Solution to Ram Janmbhoomi DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Outlook

    After organising 'Ram Mahotsava' to rally support for buiding Ram temple at Ayodhya, seers of Vishwa Hindu Parishad are planning to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek speedy resolution of the Ram Janmbhoomi dispute. "A two-day meeting of Kendriya Margdarshak Mandal will be held at Haridwar from May 25, in which the date to meet the Prime Minister will be decided," VHP spokesman Sharad Sharma told PTI.

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  3. Mr Sanjay Raut, along with Muslims how many others should lose their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Merinews

    ... of their voting rights. But then what about other vote banks? Only Muslims are not bank in this country? For example, Hindu vote bank, Dalit vote banks, caste vote banks and many other such vote banks exist in this country? Should their voting ...

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  4. Cong vies with BJP for legacy of Dalit icon BR AmbedkarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Central Chronicle

    ... efforts in recent years by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leaders of trying to project Dr Ambedkar as a nationalist Hindu. Recently, RSS joint general secretary Krishna Gopal wrote a 52-page pamphlet on Dr Ambedkar that talked about the 'deep ...

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  5. A home we left behind 25 years ago - for goodRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Newkerala.com

    The feeling of being a migrant or displaced in your own country brings in a sense of irreparable loss as it evokes blurred memories of childhood and reinforces the turmoil the community of Kashmiri Pandits faced when mass exodus took place in early 1990s uprooting over 100,000 Hindu Pandits from their homes due to an Islamist insurgency that still festers. So the answer to that very basic "hometown" question invites mixed reactions, majorly sympathy.

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  6. Ambedkar a Pioneer Like Savarkar, Malviya: RSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Outlook

    Hailing B R Ambedkar for his work to reform Hindu society, RSS today put him in the pantheon of Hindutva icons like Veer Savarkar and Madan Mohan Malviya and said he had opposed conversion to Islam and Christianity. With BJP and Congress trying to outdo each other to claim the legacy of the architect of Constitution, RSS mouthpiece Panchjanya has come out a with special cover story on Ambedkar, lavishing praise on the Dalit leader and projecting him as a hero of Indian values who spent over a decade in "organising Hindus".

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  7. Muslim body lends support to VHP against Kamal Haasan's 'Uttama Villain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Indian Express

    The Indian National League , a Muslim organisation, has joined the fight along side the Vishwa Hindu Parishad against the release of Kamal Haasan -starrer "Uttama Villain", claiming the film will hurt religious sentiments. In its petition, INL said that Haasan's film "Vishwaroopam" hurt the sentiments of the Muslims.

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  8. Muslim body backs VHP against Haasan filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Times of India

    The Indian National League , a Muslim organisation, has joined the fight along side the Vishwa Hindu Parishad against the release of Kamal Haasan-starrer "Uttama Villain", claiming the film will hurt religious sentiments. In its petition, INL said that Haasan's film Vishwaroopam hurt the sentiments of the Muslims.

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  9. Extending beef ban is unreasonable. Decision on Marathi movies was neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Indian Express

    ... in vegetarianism. This has nothing to do with history. Hinduism doesn't demand the shunning of meat. In fact, many Hindu sects propagate meat-eating and even offer alcohol to their deities. Animal sacrifices, including of cows, were not uncommon. ...

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  10. Dharma and Ahimsa: A Hindu Take on Environmental StewardshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Tikkun Magazine

    ... associated with it, a retreat from engagement with nature is impossible, even in the relative sense. Within many Hindu traditions, Brahman (God), is all-pervading, literally enmeshed in all things, both within and without the cosmos. Hence, we are ...

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  11. Inside U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard's 'Perfect' Hawaiian Hindu WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    In an outdoor affair that concluded as the sun was setting behind the mountains on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard wed cinematographer Abraham Williams Thursday in a Vedic ceremony that the bride deemed "literally just perfect." "It was a deeply spiritual, traditional ceremony that held great meaning for Abraham and I," Gabbard, the only Hindu member of Congress, tells PEOPLE the morning after the wedding.

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  12. Hindu Temple Raises $200k At Mahwah FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Patch.com

    The museum will aim to "document the achievements of the community, which will leave its legacy for years to come," according to News India Times: Dinesh Khosla, president of the temple, in his address, highlighted the accomplishments of Hindu Samaj in the past year.

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  13. Hindu scholars to lecture at Huntsville-area Hindu templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Alabama Live

    The Hindu Cultural Center of North Alabama will host back-to-back weekend retreats with eminent Hindu teachers on April 11-12, 2015, and April 18. Swamini Svatmavidyananda, teacher at Arsha Vijnana Gurukulam in Atlanta and an internationally known lecturer on Vedanta and interfaith understanding, will be speaking at the Hindu Cultural Center of North Alabama near Huntsville, Ala., on Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12, 2015. Internationally respected religious teachers will present back-to-back religious retreats in English at the Hindu Cultural Center of North Alabama on April 11 and 12 and April 18, 2015.

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  14. Tulsi Gabbard gets married in Hindu ceremonyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Newkerala.com

    US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, the only Hindu member of the House of Representatives, married her fiance Abraham Williams in a traditional Hindu ceremony in Hawaii, media reported. Gabbard, 33, exchanged vows with Williams, 26, on Thursday in a traditional Hindu ceremony -- with a Brahmin officiating -- but with a Hawaiian twist, with the couple saying their "I dos" in Hawaiian, according to a Hawaii News Now report.

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  15. All eyes on major jet deal as India's ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Peninsula

    ... neighbours Pakistan and China, but cautioned that buying a smaller number was not cost effective. Modi, a right-wing Hindu nationalist, was effectively blacklisted by the European Union for years, accused of encouraging deadly communal riots in 2002 ...

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  16. Dharam Sankat Mein movie review: Worthy idea, weak treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | India.com

    The fraudulent ways of self-appointed custodians of faith have lately provided Mumbai filmmakers with much dramatic and quirky raw material. The latest to hop on to the religious satire bandwagon is first-timer Fuwad Khan, whose Dharam Sankat Mein homes in on an Ahmedabadi Hindu Brahmin, Dharampal Trivedi , who discovers late in life that he is actually a Muslim.

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  17. 'Dharam Sankat Mein' as also box office prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Indian Television

    ... an adoption certificate and it emerges that he was born to Muslim parents, later left with an orphanage from where a Hindu Brahmin family adopted him. Rawal raids the orphanage registration office, breaks into their cupboards and gets hold of his ...

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  18. Hindu mantras open W. Virginia's Martinsburg City Council 1st time in 147 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Merinews

    Martinsburg City Council in West Virginia , incorporated in 1868, had its first historic Hindu invocation on April nine evening, containing verses from world's oldest existing scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered the opening prayer from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the City Council.

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  19. Canadian Sikhs aim to question Modi about human-rights issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Globe and Mail

    ... He is also expected to meet with the heads of banks, pension funds and other financial leaders and visit Sikh and Hindu places of worship during his three-day trip. Organizers of Mr. Modi's public events say far more people registered to attend than ...

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  20. Gabbard wedding in Kahaluu Thursday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... of the Vedas, and some will be in English. Overall though, we're in Hawaii and it's going to be a Hawaiian-style Hindu wedding," Gabbard told People. "We'll be exchanging vows that we are writing ourselves and that portion will be in English," she ...

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