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'No civilised nation can thrive if it is possessed with the spirit of Hindutva.' Vaihayasi Pande Daniel reports from Day One of the Tata Literature Festival. IMAGE: From left to right, Tata Literature ...
Tens of thousands of pilgrims thronged one of Hinduism's holiest temples in southern India Saturday as it reopened amid high security, but women aged between 10 and 50 were absent despite a court orde...
Freeman was surprised and disappointed when the Rev. John Lindell, pastor of James River Church, in October preached from the pulpit that yoga has "demonic roots" because Hinduism has "demonic roots." ...
A pastor has called Hinduism "demonic," meditation “spiritually dangerous” and yoga “diametrically opposed to Christianity." Speaking at the James River Church in Ozark, Missouri, Pastor John Lindell ...
Hindutva is a "political project" and its rise can not be blamed on Hinduism, senior journalist N Ram said here Thursday. "Hindutva is a political project and its founders made it clear. But don't con...
The stage is all set for Assembly elections in five States — Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana. Described as a ‘semi-final’ for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, they offer a fore...
Renuka Kangal comes from a traditional Hindu family but she is anything but a conventional Hindu woman. “I love Hinduism. I love the openness and freedom it gives. The way it allows you to accept the ...
Secularism should not mean the death of true religiosity; instead, a truly religious mind strengthens positive and enabling secularism - the spirit of plurality and inclusiveness, the principle of non ...
Indian police mounted a major security operation Friday to prevent hardliners blocking women from entering one of Hinduism's holiest shrines despite a court order. In September India's top court ruled ...
Crowds regularly throng the streets for one of the countless ceremonies that honor everything from trees and animals to birth and cremation—Balinese Hinduism is a mash-up of animism and Buddhism. (Nye...
This sounds straight from a novel! Shehzad Rana, a Muslim man from Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district has converted to Hinduism, apparently out of Lord Rama's insistence who would appear in his dreams re...
Subash Dutta-Roy, Dr. Ing. in his well-researched book titled 'Hinduism' explores the various aspects of the word Hindu and highlights its origin and how it evolved in the modern age. The author ...