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 Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:43:54 GMT

Yogi and the RSS to 'protect Hinduism from online insults' - Daily Mail - Daily Mail
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:38:49 GMT

Daily Mail

Yogi and the RSS to 'protect Hinduism from online insults' - Daily Mail
Daily Mail
RSS-BJP affiliated think tank Bharat Niti has planned a massive 'Hinduism and Social Media Conclave' in November in the holy city of Kashi.
Bharat Niti conclave to protect Hinduism from disrespect on social mediaOneindia

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RSS-BJP affiliated think tank plans protection of Hinduism through online media - Indialivetoday
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 07:25:58 GMT


RSS-BJP affiliated think tank plans protection of Hinduism through online media
New Delhi, July 22: Bharat Niti has planned a large 'Hinduism and Social Media Conclave' in November in the sacred city of Kashi, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary constituency Varanasi is also known. Bharat Niti is an RSS-BJP affiliated ...

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Mesmerizing maps show how religion has spread throughout the world - Business Insider
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:45:14 GMT

Business Insider

Mesmerizing maps show how religion has spread throughout the world
Business Insider
The five largest religion — Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Hinduism — represent about 77% of the world population. Their spread throughout parts of Asia and Europe, and gradually down to Africa and across to the Americas, has been ...

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India's new president belongs to Hinduism's lowest 'untouchable' caste - Metro
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 18:12:11 GMT


India's new president belongs to Hinduism's lowest 'untouchable' caste
Ram Nath Kovind, who belongs to Hinduism's lowest caste, has been elected president of India. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had nominated Kovind for the position. Although the presidency is largely ceremonial in nature, Kovind's win ...
Hindu nationalist leader Kovind chosen India's new presidentNew Jersey Herald
India elects Ram Nath Kovind, a member of 'untouchable' class, as presidentUSA TODAY
Modi gets a boost as India elects a Hindu nationalist as presidentVICE News
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Why do Hindus prefer birth anniversaries to death anniversaries? - DailyO
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 09:53:35 GMT


Why do Hindus prefer birth anniversaries to death anniversaries?
Hindus do prefer birth anniversaries (jayanti) over death anniversaries (punya tithi). However, we can qualify this by saying most Hindu festivals are about the birth of a God (Ram's birth, Krishna's birth, Hanuman's birth, Garuda's birth) or about the ...

Hinduism's View on Infertility - Beliefnet
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 17:37:30 GMT


Hinduism's View on Infertility
Anjana Chatterjee and Dr. Deepak Kotecha discussed Hinduism's view on infertility. Dr. Stephen C. Collins and Dr. Lydia Dugdale, from Yale School of Medicine, have undertaken a study of Clergy Counseling and the Experience of Infertility. Dr. Collins ...

Thousands of Lingayats gather in Karnataka, demand independent ... - The News Minute
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:12:01 GMT

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Thousands of Lingayats gather in Karnataka, demand independent ...
The News Minute
The movement for independent minority religion status for the Lingayats has gathered momentum once again in Karnataka. On Wednesday, over one 50000 ...

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Census 2106: losing our religion but Hinduism on a high - The Australian
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:12:18 GMT

The Australian

Census 2106: losing our religion but Hinduism on a high
The Australian
However, one of the smaller belief systems in Australia, Hinduism, has jumped 60 per cent to 440,000 people in the five years to 2016. While Hindus are the fastest growing, the largest share of the non-Christian group goes to Islam, which represents 2 ...
The fastest growing religions in Australia have been revealedSBS
Hinduism fastest growing religion in AustraliaPunjab News Express
Hinduism fastest growing religion in Australia: ReportInternational Business Times, India Edition
ABC Online -Newburgh Gazette -Australian Bureau of Statistics
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Shashi Tharoor: 'Dr Ambedkar had a strong critique of Hinduism as it was practised' - Firstpost
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 08:29:24 GMT


Shashi Tharoor: 'Dr Ambedkar had a strong critique of Hinduism as it was practised'
To mark Dr BR Ambedkar's 126th birth anniversary, the Congress government in Karnataka is organising a three-day international conference titled 'Quest for Equity – Reclaiming Social Justice, Revisiting Ambedkar'. The conference, which will commence on ...

Hindus welcome Lululemon for launching meditation space in its stores - Punjab News Express
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:54:00 GMT

Hindus welcome Lululemon for launching meditation space in its stores
Punjab News Express
NEVADA(USA) : Hindus have welcomed the popular athletic apparel company Lululemon Athletica Inc. for launching meditation space in its stores. Lululemon reportedly included its first Mindfulosophy space inside the new 8,000-square-foot store which ...

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Yogi to send Hindutva viral! RSS think-tank to 'protect Hinduism from online insults by leftist ideologies and Islamism' with a trained army of keyboard warriors
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:02:00 GMTIf the BJP gets its way, Hinduism and Hindutva will be protected and propagated by an army of online keyboard warriors. RSS-BJP affiliated think tank Bharat Niti has planned a massive 'Hinduism and Social Media Conclave' in November in the holy city of ...

Massive online Hindutva warriors’ conclave in Varanasi in Nov 2017.
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:27:00 GMTBharat Niti plans to raise massive Hindutva army of online warriors. Siddhartha Rai | InToday Online | July 22, 2017:: Now Hinduism and Hindutva would be protected and propagated by an army of online warriors. RSS-BJP affiliated think tank Bharat Niti has ...

Modernity, Religion, Secularism: Why Accepting India’s Hindu Fundamentals Will Help The Secular Project
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 01:21:00 GMTBy denying religion – which by virtue of numbers happens to be largely Hinduism – a legitimate place in the social life of the polity, one only provokes a counter-reaction. Gandhi’s example is relevant also for showing that political expression of ...

Combining Religion and Science: Here’s How Hinduism comes up with a solution for Infertility!
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 22:35:00 GMTAccording to studies, there has been a steady decline in sperm count by 48 percent since 1940 Temple worshipping and ‘Tapasya’ are well-known ancient methods to treat infertility In a pre-feminist world, the burden of infertility fell solely upon the ...

Mesmerizing maps show how religion has spread throughout the world
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:08:00 GMTThe five largest religion — Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Hinduism — represent about 77% of the world population. Their spread throughout parts of Asia and Europe, and gradually down to Africa and across to the Americas, has been ...

'Convert To Islam Within 6 Months,' Malayalam Author Receives Death Threat
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:53:00 GMT"You have put Hinduism and Islam at the same platform in the garb of being impartial. These kinds of writings will misguide innocent Muslims. Kafiirs, non-believers should be given six months to convert. Those who do not convert should be assassinated ...

Hinduism and its complicated history with cows (and people who eat them)
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 01:12:00 GMTJust this past June, at a national meeting of various Hindu organizations in India, a popular preacher, Sadhvi Saraswati, suggested that those who consumed beef should be publicly hanged. Later, at the same conclave, an animal rights activist, Chetan ...

Amazon sells Hanuman leggings despite past Hindu protests on trivializing Hindu gods
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:35:00 GMTDistinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Lord Hanuman was greatly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples or home shrines and not to adorn one’s legs. Inappropriate usage of Hindu deities or ...

Significance of numbers (0-5) in Hinduism
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:19:00 GMTZero: Zero is a numerical or symbolic representation of Nirguna Brahman or the Brahman who is without a form and without qualities. It stands as a bridge between physical and the metaphysical realms and between reason and faith. One: One is a symbolic ...

Shocking! Eminent Malayali author Ramanunni gets threat letter to forcefully convert to Islam
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 01:36:00 GMTHe further said that “There are people with extremist ideologies using both Hinduism and Islam as a front. The person who wrote this letter appears to be from the second group. The letter says that my article which equates Islam with Hinduism could ...

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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

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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

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

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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

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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.

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