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  1. Hindus worldwide laud New South Wales MP for swearing on Bhagavad-GitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Merinews

    Hindus have applauded Nitin Daniel Mookhey for swearing on ancient Hindu scripture Bhagavad-Gita on May 12 as Member of Legislative Council of New South Wales in Sydney, thus making an Australian political history. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, commending Mookhey, 32, for this act, urged other politicians also to do the same.

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  2. India Holds Inaugural Medical Marijuana ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | High Times

    ... Simpson was referring to ganja actually being legal in India as recently as 1986. Also, the yearly spring Hindu holiday of Holi involves the consumption of Bhang, a beverage containing cannabis leaves and flowers. Conference organizer Viki Vaurora ...

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  3. Near Death Experiences prove that Jesus existsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    ... see Jesus! Buddhists would like to see Buddha but they see Jesus! Hindus would like to see Shiva, Vishnu, Ganesha, or Hindu goddesses but they see Jesus! Why? Well Muhammad was just a man. And for atheists nothing is nothing and cannot be seen but ...

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  4. Worldwide Hindus want Auckland Shiva statue to stayRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Scoop

    Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, pointed out that since the New Zealand constitution and other policies/laws protected religious freedom; we urge New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and Auckland Mayor Len Brown to protect the New Zealand Hindus with the same passion as they would have protected adherents of any other religion or non-belief. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, stressed that Hinduism, oldest and third largest religion of the world with about one billion followers and a rich philosophical thought, deserved the same protections accorded in New Zealand constitution to all the faiths.

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  5. Video: Hersh insists that his story holds up despite, er a common senseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Hot Air

    ... all, even if it was a flat-out assassination mission? If the super-genius plot was to claim that OBL got killed in the Hindu Kush, as Hersh alleges in his piece, then a big night-time raid in suburban Abbottabad makes a cover story a little ...

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  6. Nature's BasketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... this is no pretty bucolic tale, but a recast of the Rig-Veda's equation of earth (here, the cows) with heaven. Indeed, hindu, buddhist or jain literature is pervaded with nature's many charms; who has not thrilled at Kalidasa's exquisite ...

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  7. White House rejects Seymour Hersh storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... e thrown into a body bag and, during the helicopter flight back to Jalalabad, some body parts were tossed out over the Hindu Kush mountains." Hersh also alleges Obama's

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  8. What is there in a 'Name'? After all it is only a 'Word'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Merinews

    ... passing on the baton of 'Elder of the Family' to the sons, that is akin to anointing of new "Karta" of a Joint Hindu Family. Well that establishes, how much importance the natives of this land assign to 'Name-giving'. Firstly, let us look at the ...

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  9. A Delhi shopper i nds a friend in the bargainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... section of the market that offers bottom-feeder prices. We climbed up a long staircase stamped with images of Hindu gods used to deter unsanitary behaviour. (Bad karma to spit on Vishnu.) At the tippity-top, I removed my shoes and entered a raj's ...

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  10. Military delivering supplies as US promises more aid to NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Stars and Stripes

    ... supposed to be 10 times stronger than the one below it, Dahl said. Nearby a giant golden chariot, brought out for the Hindu New Year celebrations on April 15, is still parked in the street. Another building to survive the earthquake was the ...

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  11. Prayer gathering in Naperville to support earthquake relief in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Daily Herald

    Volunteers with the Chicago chapter of a Hindu faith-based nonprofit are planning an interfaith prayer meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.

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  12. How to use sound to heal yourselfRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Examiner.com

    Sound has been used in different ways since the ancient times to heal yourself. In fact, according to the ancient Hindu Vedas, the first sound that was pure and one that emanated from within one's inner self is Aum or Om.

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  13. University of Nevada holds one-of-a-kind Hindu Baccalaureate ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Merinews

    Unique, one of a kind baccalaureate service in the world, was held at University of Nevada-Reno in USA on May three. "Eighth Annual Hindu Baccalaureate Service of UNR " blessed the graduating class in the traditional Hindu style, complete with applying tilak on the foreheads of graduates, participatory reading of Gayatri Mantra in Sanskrit, keynote address by a Swami, a Mormon choir, classical dance of India based on shlokas, traditional lamps lighting and blessing through a Cherubic Hymn.

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  14. Praying for peace following devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Oregonian

    Chanting prayers for peace, more than 100 people crowded the foyer inside the Portland Hindu Temple in Tigard where community members of different religious background prayed for earthquake-stricken Nepal. Thousands of people perished following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck near the capital city of Kathmandu on April 25. Many more were injured and displaced.

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  15. Darlington students' help for Nepal victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... day on Friday (May 1). The school's support for the cause is particularly poignant due to the link it has with Hindu Vidyapeeth (HVP) School in crisis-hit Kathmandu. In a letter to parents, Abbey headteacher George Ford wrote: "In light of the ...

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  16. Caste law in mind Hindu body backs ConservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Hindustan Times

    An umbrella organisation representing Hindu temples in Britain on Monday asked members of Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities to support the Conservative party due to its stand on the sensitive issue of outlawing caste-based discrimination. Since 2008, efforts to bring 'caste' within the purview of Britain's anti-discrimination laws have passionately divided the Indian community.

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  17. India crackdown? Ford Foundation latest foreign NGO slapped by DelhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... professor at the Center for the Study of Developing Societies. Mr. Seth was referring to the coalition of right-wing Hindu nationalist groups called the Sangh Parivar that make up and support Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party. Designating groups for the ...

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  18. SHAME: 1 in 4 Indians still practice untouchabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Rediff.com

    ... e Professor of Language, Literature and Cultural Studies at JNU, called for rejection of the 'exploitative and unjust' Hindu caste system.

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  19. Tension in Shamli: Locals see a political plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | The Indian Express

    ... and protest again. This is how an environment is created, and was created in Muzaffarnagar. We are talking to our Hindu brothers. We have to guard against this narrative," Kandhalvi said. In the Hindu quarters, many questioned why the Jamaat members ...

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  20. Book: The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East reviewRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Groong

    ... in a siege that lasted four months. By the end of January 1916, the British troops were living on half rations. Hindu soldiers refused to eat meat while their Muslim comrades refused to eat horse meat. "With fewer calories in their daily diet, ...

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