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  1. Hindu leaders reject proposed marriage billRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Nation

    Rahim Yar Khan- Hindu leaders from across Pakistan have rejected the proposed Hindu Marriage Bill, saying they will further be divided, if the parliament adopted the bill. A Hindu Jirga, which deliberated for 13 hours on the contour of the proposed bill in Krihna Mandir in Rahim Yar Khan, unanimously rejected the proposition saying it was a conspiracy to further divide the Hindu minority in the country.

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  2. 'Mega mosque' claims 'distorted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | BBC News

    ... for violent disorder and possession of an offensive weapon, while Labour MP Ian Austin said mosques, as well as Hindu and Sikh temples were all targeted. He described Dudley as a community "in which people generally get on well" and accused Mr Amin ...

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  3. Maine Hindu Temple to marry two Hindu deitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Merinews

    Maine Hindu Temple in Westbrook, a suburb of Portland , is organizing the wedding of Lord Rama, 7th avatar of Lord Vishnu and great hero of epic Ramayana, with Sita, on March 29. The invitation to the "entire community" for this "Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam" reads as: Sri Rama, The eldest son of King Dasaratha, Weds Sita, The eldest daughter of King Janaka?You are hereby invited to attend the Divine Kalayanam, with family and friends. Announcement also adds: Sponsoring and performing the Kalyanam of the Divine Couple is Very auspicious and will bring success to the family.

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  4. Vote! The Best Shashi Kapoor FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Rediff.com

    ... Raj in Awaara that made all the difference. apoor made his grown-up debut under B R Chopra's direction as a staunch Hindu, oblivious of his Muslim origins in pre-Partition era. The socio-politicall and sentimental temperament of the script is keenly ...

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  5. At Asia's largest abattoir, butchers fear livelihood loss as beef ban sets inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Peninsula

    ... beef trade is controlled largely by Muslims of the Qureshi community, who work as butchers, agents and dealers. But Hindu farmers from across the state and neighbouring Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh were among those who ...

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  6. Gita, an eternal source of knowledge: Dr. BetsurmathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Star of Mysore

    ... become a fashion to embrace western thoughts while the system of education lacked the insights into the intricacies of Hindu epics and Vedas. He said that the Gita is an eternal source of knowledge and lauded the efforts of Bhashyam Swamiji for ...

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  7. The Maharashra #BeefBan Is UnconstitutionalRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Indian Muslim Statements

    ... that is within their means to consume once or twice a week. The BJP spokesperson Madhav Bhandari, besides mentioning Hindu religious faith, justified the ban in terms of adherence to the Gandhian principle of ahimsa (non-violence) and of supporting ...

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  8. Bapu's "Babla"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Outlook

    ... books on the Mahatma also helped him in his mission. In the manner of a traditional storyteller narrating stories from Hindu scriptures the Mahabharata and the Ramayana , Desai would discourse on Gandhi from a raised dais, accompanied by music and ...

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  9. Beep it! Bans fuel fears of intolerance in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Nation

    Annie BANERJI - "Don't eat it, read it, see it, feel it," sings the Michael Jackson impersonator as she raps her way through a list of pleasures banned by India's conservative government before chorusing: "Just beep it!" As the world's largest democracy, India has long been proud of its tradition of artistic, cultural and religious 'freedoms'. But a series of bans, ranging from eating beef to watching the "Fifty Shades of Grey" movie, has sparked accusations of a growing climate of intolerance under Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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  10. Series of bans fuel fears of intolerance in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Star Online

    NEW DELHI: "Don't eat it, read it, see it, feel it," sings the Michael Jackson impersonator as she raps her way through a list of pleasures banned by India's conservative government before chorusing: "Just beep it!" As the world's largest democracy, India has long been proud of its tradition of artistic, cultural and religious freedoms. But a series of bans, ranging from eating beef to watching the Fifty Shades of Grey "movie, has sparked accusations of a growing climate of intolerance under Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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  11. At Asia's largest abattoir, butchers fear livelihood as beef ban sets inRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Indian Express

    ... beef trade is controlled largely by Muslims of the Qureshi community, who work as butchers, agents and dealers. But Hindu farmers from across the state and neighbouring Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh were among those who ...

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  12. Karen Eberhardt-Shelton: Without words, we would vanishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... focus on how we all have to take responsibility for our actions and for our planet. The Hebrew Bible, Greek Illiad, Hindu Mahabharata and Buddhist Tipitika all began as oral works. For many generations, theyre were transmitted orally and would have ...

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  13. The First Lady's Travel Journal: Touring Angkor WatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The White House

    ... as a national symbol for Cambodia - it's even on Cambodia's flag. Angkor Wat was originally built to celebrate the Hindu god Vishnu and then later became a Buddhist temple site. It is located in what was the capital of the ancient Khmer Empire here ...

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  14. VHP announces nationwide programme against untouchabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | DNA India

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad today announced a nationwide programme against untouchability and cautioned that practicing discrimination will make Hindus "perish altogether". VHP's International Working President Pravin Togadia acknowledged that discrimination on caste-lines "widens the divide" among Hindus but refused to link the campaign with reports that many Dalits converted because of discrimination against them and said the outfit always opposed it.

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  15. VHP hits out at BJP-PDP govt over - rise' in terror attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Indian Express

    Hitting out at the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir over "spurt in terror attacks", Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Saturday accused Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed of "compromising" national interest. "Masrat Alam is released.

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  16. VHP to Launch Nationwide Programme Against UntouchabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Outlook

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad today announced a nationwide programme against untouchability and cautioned that practicing discrimination will make Hindus "perish altogether". VHP's International Working President Pravin Togadia acknowledged that discrimination on caste-lines "widens the divide" among Hindus but refused to link the campaign with reports that many Dalits converted because of discrimination against them and said the outfit always opposed it.

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  17. Oakville seminar aims to address stereotypes, intolerance in faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | InsideHalton.com

    ... where the group is prevalent. "What our youth need in general, in order to be resilient - whether they're Muslim, Hindu, Jew - they need to know their faith well. They need a strong community that teaches and loves them and they need to know that ... 1 comment

  18. Gandhi on Parliament SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Counterpunch

    ... on closer inspection. The statue cannot serve to hide the assortment of narratives behind Mahatmamania. For certain Hindu nationalists, Gandhi's legacy is an uncomfortable one. The sculpture of Gandhi on Parliament Square cannot detract from moves ...

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  19. 13 fascinating facts about the solar eclipseRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Portsmouth Today

    ... the Sun, while in ancient China a hungry celestial dragon was thought to be responsible. 4. According to ancient Hindu mythology, the demon Rahu is beheaded by the supreme deity Vishnu for drinking the nectar of the gods. His head flies across the ...

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  20. FOCUSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | A Life of Spice

    ... and toys, I found a bunch of Indian comic books lying around. I picked up the one about Arjuna, a talented prince in Hindu mythology. My younger son is named after this brave warrior prince and I thought perhaps I could read my son the story that ...

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