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  1. 'Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India' Gets Release Date, Coming SoonRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | WorthPlaying

    ... Buddhist and advance your technology or maintain a harmonious stable realm as a Jain. Raid your neighbors as a warlike Hindu of the Kshatriya caste! Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India introduces a wealth of new cultural and religious events that ...

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  2. Forget Brain Workouts-Chanting Mantras Takes Half the Time and Is More EffectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... do with brain training games and apps. Brain-training games, according to my father, were simply repackaging what the Hindu and Buddhist traditions had discovered eons ago. My Hindu parents turned to 5,000-year-old techniques that would still and ...

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  3. Hilarious Christian College Newspaper Op-Ed Calls Yoga 'Demonic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Gawker

    ... as we've been led to believe, it all keeps coming back to the fact that yoga has its roots in the worship of demonic Hindu gods. I believe that while yoga may offer some benefits, those benefits have hidden, demonic strings attached. I spoke to one ...

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  4. The KaliRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Kali is one of the Hindu Goddess associated with empowerment. The word kale means "the one whose is black" in Sanskrit.

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  5. Marx mattered, now God doesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... by Sanjay Gupta New Delhi, March 18: Religion counts so much in Varanasi that five years ago, the Samajwadi Party's Hindu candidate had urged supporters to vote for the BJP to defeat the Bahujan Samaj Party's Muslim nominee. That, however, is just ...

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  6. Ritual bath in sacred lakeRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | TrekEarth

    ... 52 ghats (escaliers) permettent aux pelerins de descendre au niveau du lac pour se baigner dans les eaux sacrees. In Hindu mythology it is said that the gods released a swan with a lotus in its beak and let it fall on earth where Brahma would ...

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  7. Plenty to do in KathmanduRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Nation

    ... of local life. Kathmandu's Durbar Square consists of the former royal palace known as Hanuman Dhoka, and a set of Hindu temples. While the palace has been turned into a museum, the temples are anything but relics for the city's Hindus, who come to ...

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  8. Mengwi's Merry WidowRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... Indiana-Brasilian ( Hoosier ) anthropologist called Rucina. Rucina became fluent in Balinese and all the palace and Hindu rituals and even learned how to dance the Legong. Soon they were blessed with two boys, Gung Anom and Gung Arie. Over the ...

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  9. ARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... tridatu commemorate bracelet at the at the fire altar, the Agni Astra - a new addition to the proceedings from the old Hindu-Java world popularized by Pedanda Bang. It is a joyous affair: all ringing, all splashing, all bathed in bliss. 14 March ...

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  10. Tips For Visiting Angkor WatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Budget Travel

    ... has taken Angkor Wat as its national symbol; a depiction of it even appears in the flag. Originally built as a Hindu temple, Angkor Wat remains crammed with stone reliefs and statues of Vishnu, Ganesh, Shiva, Hanuman, and the mystic dancing girls, ...

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  11. Holi and PrahladaRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Fiji Times

    * Holi commemorates the miraculous story of Prahlada, a young boy and a devoted follower of the Hindu god Vishnu, who was born to Hiranyakashipu, the king of demons who tried to kill him but failed.

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  12. 15 Unbelievably Colorful Photos Of India's Holi FestivalRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of the most popular festivals in India, celebrating the coming of spring with bursts of color and fire. The ancient Hindu festival is also known as the festival of colors, coming usually near or on the vernal equinox. Hindus celebrate it by smearing ...

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  13. The National Gallery of Australia dances into trouble with ShivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Canberra Times

    ... dynasty depicting Shiva in a ring of fire, which Kapoor sold to the NGA for $5 million in 2008. These sculptures of Hindu gods and goddesses are renowned for the exquisite sensuousness of the human form. Made especially for temples, they are the ...

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  14. April Elections in India: A Hindu Nationalist Rout?Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | WhirledView

    ... elections have been one of the wonders of the post-colonial political world. To quote Chennai's highly respected The Hindu , "The numbers say it all." With 814,500,000 people eligible to vote, the nine-phase election will utilize over 930,000 ...

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  15. Holi celebrations excite African journalists in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | New Vision

    ... said Felex Share, a journalist from Zimbabwe. Overall, Holi is one of the most spirited and beloved festivals of the Hindu calendar but it's the time police authorities in New Delhi said the country records high cases of road accidents. "I feel I ...

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  16. Spiritual hub Varanasi will be Modi's battlegroundRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... or Benaras, Varanasi is located on the banks of the Ganga in eastern Uttar Pradesh and occupies a significant place in Hindu mythology and history. Varanasi is overwhelmingly Hindu (around 80 percent) but Muslims constitute an estimated 12 percent ...

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  17. Two die: thrown from pick-up trayRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... be with us today," Sita Maharaj explained. The grieving mother noted that her son was last enrolled at the Vishnu Boys Hindu College along the Southern Main Road. Sita Maharaj said she had last saw her son on Saturday night when he told her that he ...

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  18. Lord Krishna and the festival of HoliRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Merinews

    ... their exile and incognito as Yudhishthira gambled twice as per his conscious choice. But the poet believes in age-old Hindu belief that hardship is the key to good fortune later. He says that after wandering in forests for years and after overcoming ...

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  19. Late Night: South African Church Leaders Have Seen This All BeforeRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    ... de of the oppressor." Tutu added, "It doesn't matter where we worship or live. Jew, Muslim, Christian, Buddhist, Sikh, Hindu, Atheist; Ramallah, Tel Aviv, Nazareth, Gaza - we are members of one family, the human family, God's family."

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  20. Ahmedabad-Solo-MakassarRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... the temple marvelling at the mosaic-work, and at the devotions of the morning visitors. The well itself is a marvel of Hindu-Islamic architecture built by a Muslim King Mohammed Bedga for Queen Rani Roopha, wife of Veer Singh, the Vaghala Chieftain. ...

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