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  1. 'Environment right' for Godse filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Jan. 21: Munna Sharma has spent 20 years alternating between running a manpower agency from his home and fulfilling his responsibilities at the Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha. Now, he's gearing up for what he says will be his life's biggest responsibility: making a film on Nathuram Godse - the man who shot Mahatma Gandhi dead - and releasing it on November 15, the 66th anniversary of Godse's hanging.

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  2. Nitin Gadkari invites controversy, says Centre is of 'Ram Bhakts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | DNA India

    ... people" of other faiths". "We hold Lord Rama in a very high esteem. We honour him and we consider him as pure as the Hindu society considers him. We have no complaints about this (construction of road). But let the government of disciples of Lord ...

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  3. Sources for re-researching the Ancient Alien issue of Vimana-UFOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Examiner.com

    Many have undertaken to reveal that ancient cultures, in the context of the Vimanas, Indian-Hindu, possessed and utilized technologies-devices and weapons-that match and surpass those of our modern day. However interesting, captivating, and good story making this all may be; the fact is that such claims are short on facts and long on tall tales.

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  4. Gadkari kicks up row, says we are a govt of those who shout 'Jai Shri Ram' slogansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Indian Express

    ... people" of other faiths". "We hold Lord Rama in a very high esteem. We honour him and we consider him as pure as the Hindu society considers him "We have no complaints about this (construction of road). But let the government of disciples of Lord ...

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  5. We Are a Govt of 'Ram Bhakts': GadkariRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Outlook

    ... people" of other faiths". "We hold Lord Rama in a very high esteem. We honour him and we consider him as pure as the Hindu society considers him. "We have no complaints about this (construction of road). "But let the government of disciples of Lord ...

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  6. The law must recognise the Scheduled Caste status of those who may not be Hindu.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Indian Express

    ... According to the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order, 1950, "no person who professes a religion different from the Hindu, the Sikh or the Buddhist religion shall be deemed to be a member of a Scheduled Caste". So, while non-Hindu Dalits who ...

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  7. Sacred Chant CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the joy of communal devotional singing. Chants and songs are from all spiritual traditions - Judaism, Christian, Hindu, Buddhist, Sufi, American Native - as well as the occasional popular song included that also has the effect of lifting the spirit ...

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  8. Psychedelicatessen: Sativa Shiva ChewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | High Times

    ... Madhu affirms, "based on what science is finding now, I feel cannabis can heal on many levels." The traditional Hindu practice of Ayurvedic medicine blends diet, herbs and yogic breathing as a way to keep the human body in balance. As we now know, ...

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  9. Wanted Diwali holiday in Connecticut schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Patch.com

    Hindus are urging Connecticut schools, public as well as private, which have significant number of Hindu students, to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as a school holiday in their 2015-2016 school calendars and beyond. Hinduism, oldest and third largest religion of the world, has about one billion adherents and moksh is its ultimate goal.

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  10. VHP's Togadia asks govt to ban conversions or face re-conversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Merinews

    International president of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Pravinbhai Togadia asked the government to either ban religious conversions, or allow them to go ahead with re-conversion initiatives. Delivering the keynote address at athe 'Virat Hindu Hridaya Sangama' programme organized in the fields opposite Lord Mahalingeshwara Temple in Puttur of Karnataka, he pointed out that Hindus have always faced repression in the form of religious conversions or change of rulers over and over again.

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  11. Hindus seek new school holiday for DiwaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WTNH

    Hindus in Connecticut are urging Connecticut schools to recognize the most popular Hindu holy day, Diwali, as a permanent school holiday starting next year. Rajan Zed, President of the Universal Society of Hinduism said in Nevada today, that it is unfair for Hindu families and students to attend school on the day of the their most popular festival, while many Connecticut schools close on other religious holidays.

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  12. How the Hindu far right conspired with caste-based assertion to break his spirit.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Indian Express

    ... Kongu Vellala or Gounder caste to threaten and intimidate Murugan into silence. Some protests are directed at Hindu ideologues of the far right, including the local RSS functionaries who started it all. Left groups, Dalit groups, anti-caste groups, ...

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  13. Museums and the plunder of antiquitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Straits Times

    ... his state visit there last September, he handed over to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi two antique statues of Hindu deities stolen from temples in Tamil Nadu that had wound up in Australian galleries, including the NGA. One sculpture was of ...

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  14. As a student, Richman had spent two years in Coimbatore and Madurai to learn Tamil language.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Indian Express

    ... And Persons Who Travel'. Richman's 1991 book Many Ramayanas, a much celebrated volume, had to face criticism from Hindu activists for including, what they said, inappropriate interpretations of the holy text. The most controversial part of the book ...

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  15. No free treadmills? The neglected cardio machines that could give you a tougher gym workoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Mail

    ... that has sparked anger in her home nation Three Muslims are burned to death in Indian village in revenge attack after Hindu boy is murdered for being friends with a girl there Wife, 29, calls police on NFL super-agent husband, 48, after he 'abused ...

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  16. Is Google set to blast into space with Elon Musk? Firm plans to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Mail

    ... opening weekend to top the U.S. box office Three Muslims are burned to death in Indian village in revenge attack after Hindu boy is murdered for being friends with a girl there Wife, 29, calls police on NFL super-agent husband, 48, after he 'abused ...

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  17. What a movie cabbie saint viral post tell about faith in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Hindustan Times

    A pleasant, amusing, if overly long, yarn about a naked alien landing in maddening, modern-day India has become Bollywood's highest grosser ever, riding on a surge of controversy generated by the nutty Hindu fringe, which alleged the film, PK, insulted Hinduism. Public debates around a film always help its popularity, and that buzz was evident in ample measure when the Kannada film Shivam released two weeks ago.

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  18. Hounded by bigots, author announces his own deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | DNA India

    ... Murugan on his Facebook account on Tuesday. In the prime of his creativity, the Tamil author, relentlessly hounded by Hindu fundamentalists and casteists, announced his decision to bid farewell to writing. To be muzzled into silence by the ...

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  19. Enchanted feat of AbuRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Telegraph

    Thiruvananthapuram, Jan. 14: Mohiniyattam, a temple dance form rooted in Hindu mythology and traditionally the preserve of women, has a new brand ambassador - who is not a woman. Kodiyil Mohammed Abu, a 48-year-old man from Kerala, has become the first Muslim to get a doctorate in Mohiniyattam - it means "dance of the enchantress" in Malayalam - that depicts Vishnu taking the form of the ethereally beautiful Mohini to seduce demons and win the nectar of immortality for the gods.

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  20. 'Death' of a hounded novelistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Telegraph

    Jan. 14: Tamil novelist Perumal Murugan announced he was quitting as an author and receding from public life after he was forced to apologise to fringe Hindu and caste groups which had objected to his depiction of women in his novel, Madhorubagan . "Perumal Murugan, the writer, is dead. 1 comment