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Yogi effect: RSS men convert 43 Muslims in Uttar Pradesh to Hinduism - Scroll.in
Tue, 23 May 2017 05:04:17 GMT

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Yogi effect: RSS men convert 43 Muslims in Uttar Pradesh to Hinduism
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Over the past month, at least two instances of Muslims being converted to Hinduism have been recorded in Faizabad. Hindutva organisations refer to the conversions of members of minority communities as “ghar wapasi” – home coming. Nineteen Muslims ...



22 Muslims convert to Hinduism in UP's Faizabad - Kasmir Monitor
Sun, 21 May 2017 17:21:44 GMT

22 Muslims convert to Hinduism in UP's Faizabad
Kasmir Monitor
Faizabad, May 21: Nearly two dozen people, all of them Muslims, from Uttar Peadesh's Faizabad have accepted Hindu religion following proper rituals and tradition. All those Muslims who have accepted Hinduism belong to Ambedkar Nagar district.

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22 Muslims convert to Hinduism in India's UP - The Express Tribune
Mon, 22 May 2017 16:13:44 GMT

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22 Muslims convert to Hinduism in India's UP
The Express Tribune
As many as 22 Muslims in Faizabad city of India's Uttar Pradesh state have converted to Hinduism. According to BBC Urdu, the ceremony of the change of religion took place in one of the Arya Samaj temples under the supervision of a local leader of Hindu ...
Anguish over portrayal of Hinduism in California books - The HinduThe Hindu
Indian Americans protest against inaccurate portrayal of India and Hinduism in California textbook draftsThe American Bazaar
Upset Hindus urge California online retailer to withdraw Hindu Gods' leggingsPunjab News Express
International Business Times, India Edition -FOX 11 Los Angeles
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180 Dalit families renounce Hinduism - The Hindu
Mon, 22 May 2017 05:56:36 GMT

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180 Dalit families renounce Hinduism
The Hindu
The families from Rupdi, Kapurpur, Ighri and Unali villages near Shabbirpur in Saharanpur said they had renounced Hinduism in “protest against atrocities against the Dalits by the Thakurs, and the subsequent one-sided police action against the Bheem ...
180 UP Dalit families threaten to embrace BuddhismDaily News & Analysis

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Clash Continues Over Portrayal of Hinduism in California ... - India West
Tue, 23 May 2017 16:09:09 GMT

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Clash Continues Over Portrayal of Hinduism in California ...
India West
The controversy over the depiction of Hinduism in California textbooks continued May 18, at a public hearing conducted by the California Department of ...

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Indian-Americans unhappy with California school textbooks over ... - Times of India
Sat, 20 May 2017 07:34:00 GMT

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Indian-Americans unhappy with California school textbooks over ...
Times of India
Indian-Americans have expressed anguish over the negative portrayal of Hinduism and India in the proposed California school textbooks. For the past several ...
Indian-Americans unhappy with negative portrayal of Hinduism in California textbooksInternational Business Times, India Edition

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Hindus criticize permit requirement for yoga in Vancouver parks - Punjab News Express
Fri, 26 May 2017 04:51:00 GMT

Hindus criticize permit requirement for yoga in Vancouver parks
Punjab News Express
Rajan Zed further said that yoga, although introduced and nourished by Hinduism, was a world heritage and liberation powerhouse to be utilized by all. According to Patanjali who codified it in Yoga Sutra, yoga was a methodical effort to attain ...

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Ghar Wapsi: 22 Muslims convert into Hinduism in Faizabad, UP ... - Oneindia
Mon, 22 May 2017 02:51:24 GMT

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Ghar Wapsi: 22 Muslims convert into Hinduism in Faizabad, UP ...
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Lucknow, May 22: At least 22 Muslim people, including women and children, got converted into Hinduism in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh, on Sunday, reported ANI.

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Why Dalits Are Looking To Embrace Religions Other Than Hinduism - Google (press release)
Wed, 24 May 2017 10:28:58 GMT

Why Dalits Are Looking To Embrace Religions Other Than Hinduism
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MUMBAI: It is reported that close to 180 Dalit families from three western Uttar Pradesh villages embraced Buddhism as a mark of protest against the rise in atrocities against them with chief priest of the Gorakhnath temple, Adityanath Yogi assuming ...

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Hinduism in a nutshell - Charleston Post Courier
Sat, 06 May 2017 22:43:35 GMT

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Hinduism in a nutshell
Charleston Post Courier
Hinduism is a monotheistic religion that believes God manifests Himself or Herself in several forms," writes Sitansu Chakravarti in his 1991 book “Hinduism: A Way of Life." "One is supposed to worship the form that is most appealing to the individual ...





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Hindus criticize permit requirement for yoga in Vancouver parks
Thu, 25 May 2017 22:26:00 GMTIt seemed like an unnecessary obtrusion and burdensome on yoga in Vancouver, and apparently a step in the negative direction, Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, indicated. Rajan Zed urged Vancouver City Council and Mayor Gregor ...

Christian Converts in India Face Heavy Pressure to Reconvert to Hinduism
Tue, 23 May 2017 06:49:00 GMTSince the country's right-wing Hindu group gained power three years ago, Christian Indians have been facing intensified persecution and violence, according to Release International. Paul Robinson, chief executive of the charity network, said many ...

Hindu Group Criticizes Permit Requirement For Yoga In Vancouver Parks
Thu, 25 May 2017 20:29:00 GMTIt seemed like an unnecessary obtrusion and burdensome on yoga in Vancouver, and apparently a step in the negative direction, Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, indicated. Rajan Zed urged Vancouver City Council and Mayor Gregor ...

Yogi effect: RSS men convert 43 Muslims in Uttar Pradesh to Hinduism
Wed, 24 May 2017 23:44:00 GMTWith Adityanath’s elevation as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh creating a climate of uncertainty among the state’s minorities, activists of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh are finding greater success in their programme to persuade Muslims to ...

Indian-Americans unhappy with California school textbooks over portrayal of Hinduism
Sat, 20 May 2017 00:34:00 GMTWASHINGTON: Indian-Americans have expressed anguish over the negative portrayal of Hinduism and India in the proposed California school textbooks. "It is disappointing to see that even after a decade of building awareness by the Hindu-American community ...

Muslim woman Shamim Jahan from Uttarakhand threatens to adopt Hinduism if denied Justice
Wed, 24 May 2017 04:25:00 GMTUttarakhand, May 23, 2017: A Muslim woman Shamim Jahan, a native of Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand was given triple talaq by her husband Asif inside Gadarpur police station has threatened either to convert to Hinduism or commit suicide if she did not get ...

Clash Continues Over Portrayal of Hinduism in California Elementary Textbooks
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:50:00 GMTThe controversy over the depiction of Hinduism in California textbooks continued May 18, at a public hearing conducted by the California Department of Education in Sacramento. Hindu American organizations have battled the California Department of Education ...

California School Textbooks Wrote Negative About Hinduism, Angry Indian-Americans Protested
Sun, 21 May 2017 04:53:00 GMTHinduism is one of the most tolerant religions that are being practiced in the world as of now but it seems that people from other religions or society don’t want to understand it by carrying out proper research. Many authors have written about Hinduism ...

Sikhism Is Actually Very Opposite To Hinduism And Here Are The Reasons
Fri, 12 May 2017 06:06:00 GMTOne mistake that we have often done is to equate Sikhism with Hinduism. Or believe that Sikhism was derived from Hinduism itself. Wrong. In fact, Sikhism’s fundamentals stand completely opposite to Hinduism! So the next time someone says Sikhs and Hindus ...

Why Dalits Are Looking To Embrace Religions Other Than Hinduism
Mon, 22 May 2017 11:30:00 GMTMUMBAI: It is reported that close to 180 Dalit families from three western Uttar Pradesh villages embraced Buddhism as a mark of protest against the rise in atrocities against them with chief priest of the Gorakhnath temple, Adityanath Yogi assuming power ...


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Making Peace With The Imperfections of Your Existence This essay reflects the wisdom of the Upanishads about idealism and realism, and treating the opposites and the dualities of life with sameness, as you pursue your ideals and values.

The Origin And Development Of Karma Doctrine In Hinduism The purpose of this essays is to explain you some of the earliest Vedic beliefs and concepts associated with the doctrine of karma and how they developed into our current knowledge of the law of karma in Hinduism.

Birth and Conception in Hinduism The Essays explains the process of birth and rebirth according to the Upanishads, and the role of mother, father and their sexual union in the conception of beings and rebirth of the souls.

The Twelve Manifestations of Brahman The Essay describes twelve most important and highest manifestations of Brahman, the highest God, and their significance in Hinduism

The Ten Manifestations Of Sattva Sattva is the purest among the triple gunas of Natute. This essay explains how sattva manifests in human behavior, thinking and attitud

The Ten Main Duties (dharmas) in Hinduism This essay graphically explains why duties are important in Hinduism, and the ten main duties or dharmas of a Hindu

Ten Distinguishing Features Of Hinduism Find the ten most distinguishing features of Hinduism such as Atman, Brahman, gods and goddesses, literature, karma, rebirth, and liberation

Yin and Yang, and the Hindu Connection This essay explains the possible historical origin and connection between the Yin and Yang principles of Chinese culture and the Linga and Yoni symbolism of Hinduism

The Mind and The Illusion of Reality The Vedanta perspective on the illusion of reality in our perceptions and how to cultivate the vision of a seer to see things clearly without the delusions and modifications of the mind

The Meaning And Significance Of Swastika In Hinduism Find out the different meanings of Swasti and Swastika (svastika) in Sanskrit and their importance in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism

The Origin and Significance of the Epic Mahabharata This essay explains how the epic Mahabharata was composed, its historic significance, why it is considered greater than the Vedas, and why it is called the Mahabharata instead of Bharata

Letting your God live in You - The True Essence of the Hindu Way of Life  The importance of internalizing your religious beliefs and spiritual values and letting God and religion live in you and through you is essence of the Hindu way of life

Maslow's Hierarchy Of Needs From The Perspective Of Hinduism A Cultural Path To Maslow's Hierarchy Of Needs and a comparative analysis of Maslow theory of motivation with the four aims of human life as prescribed in Hinduism

Significance of Happiness in Hinduism: About happiness as a way of life in Hinduism, with special reference to achieving physical, mental and spiritual happiness here and hereafter

The Origin and Character of Hindu Drama About the origin, construction, and history of Hindu Dramas in ancient India with special reference to famous Sanskrit plays, literary compositions, and playwrights such as Kalidasa, Bhavabhuti, and Vishakadatta

Why Hinduism is a Preferred Choice for Educated Hindus The author presents four important reasons why many educated Hindus are devout Hindus and why they prefer Hinduism

The Construction of Hinduism The construction of Hinduism in colonial times and how the false narratives effected our understanding of its beliefs and practices

Three Myths about Hinduism: Three important myths people entertain about Hindus and Hinduism, namely tolerance, vegetarianism, and non-violence.

Does the Bhagavadgita Teach Violence?: The essay examines whether the Bhagavadgita teaches violence. This is part of the Wisdom of the Bhagavadgita Series, presented by Jayaram V for Hinduwebsite.com

Significance of Death in Hinduism: About the ritual and spiritual significance of death in Hinduism, the hidden purpose of Vedic rituals and spiritual practices, and symbolism of death in the beliefs and practices of Hinduism

Who Am I? About the difficulties in establishing self-identity, the nature of your existential self, and how you may explore your consciousness to know certain vital aspects about yourself

Self-knowledge, Difficulties in Knowing Yourself The author explains Upanishadic perspective on the barriers to self-knowledge in the journey of self-discovery and how one can cultivate the seeing of the Seer.

Lessons from the Dance of Kali, the Mother Nature About symbolism of Mother Nature as Kali in Hinduism and what lessons we can learn from the creative and destructive functions of Nature

Hinduism and Diversity About the diverse nature of Hinduism which sets it apart from other world religions, and how diversity is reflected in the theory and practice of Hinduism

Love Jihad - War in the Name of Love About love jihad, and how radical Muslims are using the weapon of love to convert Hindu women

The Wisdom of the Bhagavadgita, Day 35: The Bhagavadgita on why discretion is important in life and how to cultivate it.

Creation in Hinduism As a Transformative Evolutionary Process: Find answers to the role of God and Nature in creation according to creation theories in Hinduism and whether Hinduism believes in evolution and intelligent creation.

Devotion and Meditation in Hinduism: Find out the unique aspects of meditation and devotion in the ritual and spiritual practices of Hinduism according to different schools of philosophy.

Siddhas: About the meaning, origin and history of the siddha tradition (siddha sampradayam) in Hinduism, and Buddhism

Appreciating Diversity in Daily Life: The essay is about the practical implications of the practice of the Jain theory known as Anekantavada or Syadavada in daily life.

Hinduism and Conversions: This essay deals with conversion of Hindus by Christian missionaries, attitude of Christianity and Vatican towards Hinduism and other religions, the methods used by missionaries in India to convert Hindus, and facts and politics about Christian missions

Objective Concentration Techniques This essay describes five powerful techniques to gain control over your mind and emotions and experience peace, insight, mastery, stability and creativity

Suppression of Thugs in British India This article explains how the thugs were suppressed by the British

Mahatma Gandhi on Swadeshi, Hinduism and Conversions Find out what Gandhi said about Swadeshi, its relevance to Hinduism and what he felt about religious conversions by Christian missionaries

The Early History of Madras (Chennai) The finding of the city of Madras (Chennai) in the 17th Century and life under the British Rule.

Slavery in British India The article presents a historical account of Slavery and the Slave Trade in India during the early British occupation and how the Mughals stopped it

How to Deal With Unpleasant Situations This essays explores strategies and approaches to deal with difficult and unpleasant situations.

Healing Your Consciousness - Advanced Self-healing Techniques In this essays, the author suggests an integrated approach to self-healing which will eventually lead to the liberation of the soul, peace and happiness.

How to Avoid Stereotyping People The mental habit of stereotyping people and how to avoid stereotype thinking and behavior in your dealings and decisions.

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The Interest of European Scientists in Indian Calendar and Chronology This essay by an eminent historian examines the influence of Indian chronology, Cosmology, astronomy, mathematics and other sciences upon the European scientists of 16th-19th centuries.

Advaita For Practical People What can you learn from Advaita, and how a practical person can understand and approach the subject

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