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  1. Soft Hindutva plank for 2016 polls in KeralaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Hindustan Times

    ... United Democratic Front and CPM-driven Left Democratic Front compete for minority votes, the BJP plans to draw the Hindu voters, a large section of whom has been a loyal supporter of the Left. With this in mind, seemingly, Prime Minister Narendra ...

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  2. Noted Kannada writer UR Ananthamurthy dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Hindustan Times

    ... Ananthamurthy was a deeply political person, he rarely cast himself within any strict ideological framework. If the Hindu right despised him for his criticism of their politics, the Left never quite accepted him as one of their own since he was not ...

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  3. Ramya Ramnarayan and Rajika Puri share stories and dances of devotionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... tell her they could feel the emotion in her dancing, but its meaning eluded them. The stories she tells are based in Hindu scripture, so if a viewer doesn't know Krishna plays the flute he will miss the part in which the dancer pantomimes holding an ...

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  4. Death of yoga giant Iyengar revives debate: Are yogis after inner peace or tighter glutes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Washington Post

    ... It is not even non-yoga; it is un-yoga." Perhaps the most vocal voice concerned about the understanding of yoga is the Hindu American Foundation, a key D.C. advocacy group that founded a campaign in 2010 called Take Back Yoga. The campaign says it ...

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  5. The Snake GoddessRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | TrekEarth

    ... of power). Legend has it that the gang was associated with the 'Fakir Sanyasi Movement' (Sanyasi and Fakir being Hindu and Muslim ascetics) against the British rule in India in the late 18th century and targeted both the British East India Company ...

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  6. Jaipur Ganesha temples decked up for Lord's birth anniversary celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Merinews

    ... home worship. The festival of Ganesha Chaturthi celebrated on the birthday of Lord Ganesha on the shukla chaturthi of Hindu calendar month of Bhaadrapada. This year the festival falls on August 29. Lord Ganesha is worshipped as the god of wisdom, ...

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  7. US Media Hail Iyengar as One of the Greatest Yoga GurusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Newindpress

    ... that yoga is not just the physical endeavour of mastering postures, but a spiritual practice rooted in the Hindu concept of dharma, has deeply informed our work at the Foundation," said Sheetal Shah, senior director of Hindu American Foundation and ...

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  8. Sinead O'Connor, I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss (Nettwerk Records) ****Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | York Press

    ... laugh, cheer, even cry. How right Sinead was to make a late switch of title from The Vishnu Room, in honour of the Hindu deity, to the much more in-your-face "Boss" to match the damned demeanour. "I've got 8 Good reasons to stick around, well maybe ...

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  9. Indian politics: Early daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Economist

    ... the idea of allowing foreign firms into the insurance market. A second issue is the BJP itself, along with its Hindu-nationalist allies. Some factions are linked to unions, retailers and farmers and resist market-friendly measures. Last month Mr ...

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  10. Confluence of Pinder and AlaknandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | TrekEarth

    ... of Alaknanda River, situated at the confluence of the Alaknanda and Pindar River. It is one of the holy places of Hindu pilgrimage. Karnaprayag is believed by many to be the place where Karna of the Mahabharata, was to have worshipped the Sun God. ...

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  11. Hindus celebrate Lord Krishna's 5,240 birthday in Jersey CityRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Jersey Journal

    Sunday was a birthday celebration more than 5,000 years in the making. Krishna, the eighth incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu, turned 5,240 this weekend, and hundreds of people gathered in Jersey City's Govinda Sanskar Kendra Center and temple Sunday night to mark the occasion.

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  12. BJP braces for battle against trioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Telegraph

    ... (lessons) from pracharak (unmarried sakha head) and then spread out for personal work and mass contact. Sakha mein Hindu hit ke raksha ka path padhaya jata jai (The sakha imparts lessons on Hindu interests).' RSS-BJP volunteers also keep a watch on ... 1 comment

  13. Mandal already looks a wobbly plankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Hindustan Times

    ... 29.4% polled by the BJP. Also, the two Mandal leaders desperately need to protect their Mandal vote-banks and halt Hindu vote consolidation in favour of the BJP. The BP Mandal commission - asking for exclusive access to government jobs and slots in ...

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  14. Eurasia's 'Reagan revolutions' degrade democracyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Japan Times

    ... electoral triumph is only the latest instance of degraded democracy. An indifference to civil rights and aggressive Hindu majoritarianism did not prevent - and probably helped - Narendra Modi's ascent to India's highest political office this spring. ...

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  15. Devotees take part in annual Kamakhya Temple festivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Newkerala.com

    ... Temple in Assam to witness the three-day Deodhani Dance Festival. The Deodhani Dance Festival is held to worship the Hindu snake goddess Mansa, during which goats and pigeons are sacrificed. The Deodhani Dance is a semi-classical dance form, which ...

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  16. What's so special about this photograph?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Pakistan is an Islamic state, the perception of other religions is highly under-represented. Which are the must-see Hindu sites of worship that hold great historical significance? Pakistan is a vestige of invaluable antiquity. The book concentrates ...

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  17. BJP defends Sangh definition of 'Hindu'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Telegraph

    ... Tagore and S. Radhakrishnan, which was reiterated by Shri Mohan Bhagwat during the opening speech of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad's golden jubilee celebrations (in Mumbai)." By any interpretation, though, the views expressed by Tagore and Radhakrishnan ...

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  18. Sant Tulisdas Jayanti fete at Hindu Mandir of Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | India.com

    The Hindu Mandir of Lake County celebrated the birth anniversary of Sant Goswami Tulsidas, the author of Ram Charitmanas, with utmost gaiety as it is also celebrated with lots of respect and honor to him all over the world.

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  19. Jersey City Hindus celebrate Lord Krishna's 5,240th birthday with fasting, song and danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Jersey Journal

    Krishna, the eighth incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu, turned 5,240 this weekend, and hundreds of people gathered in Jersey City's Govinda Sanskar Kendra Center and temple Sunday night to mark the occasion.

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  20. RSS Chief's reiteration of Hindutva definition somehow appears ambiguous this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Merinews

    RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat has once again reiterated his new found definition of 'Hindutva' while saying that 'Hindustan is a Hindu nation, Hindutva is its identity and Hinduism can incorporate other religions too!'.

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