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Relax! It's just a book

What happened within the last 40 years that turned this society from secular democratic to Hindu right-wing that clench their collective fists of spiritual nobility against the fictional enemy that......

Wendy Doniger is now under attack for 'On Hinduism'

Another book on Hinduism by American indologist Wendy Doniger has come under attack from the same Delhi-based group which had compelled the publishers of an earlier work by her to withdraw the......

'Banning books seems more like Taliban culture than Hindu culture'

'How can Hindus protest efforts to ban an edition of the Gita in parts of Russia, and force a publisher to withdraw an academic critique of Hinduism, all in the same breath? It makes the Hindu......

'Hindus will suffer most from the withdrawal of Doniger's book'

'For over a decade, the United States has been shaping the contours of Hinduism. It has been doing this from the perspective of upper caste and conservative interests,' Professor Shefali Chandra......

'Withdrawing Doniger's book gives her the martyr's mantle'

The preferred course of action to challenge Wendy Doniger's many published works and polemical Hinduphobic statements is to debate it, Aseem Shukla tells Rediff.com's Arthur J Pais. He has attacked......

Why this is the best time to buy gold

The third (Tritiya) day of the Hindu calendar's Vaishaka month which falls in late April or early May every year is called Akshaya Tritiya. The Word Akshaya means eternal and Tritiya means 3rd in......

Now, a Dow Jones index based on Hinduism

After investments in stock market based on Islamic values, investors would now be able to park money in stocks of companies that operate in accordance with the principles of religions like Hinduism......

'Hinduism is much bigger than a book'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Following a court-backed settlement with a Delhi-based Hindutva group, publisher Penguin Books India has withdrawn American author......

Why Julia Roberts became a practising Hindu

Oscar winning Hollywood actress Julia Robertsbecame interested in Hinduism after seeing a picture of the saintNeem Karoli Baba, who died in 1973.In an interview with anchor George Stephanopoulos......

Love Guru: Moronic humour

For the past few months, our e-mail boxes have been bombarded with messages from a self-styled Hindu religious leader, Rajan Zed, who has launched a one person crusade against the mighty power of a......

Mike Meyers to Bollywood: I'm your man

Mike Myers, the writer and actor in the outrageous comedy The Love Guru, which some Hindus have found to be offensive, wants to star in a Bollywood musical. And he is very serious about it. "I......

Hindu groups attack Mike Meyers' new film

Why is God laughing?' muses Mike Meyers, the comedian whose Austin Powers movies have grossed over $1 billion worldwide. Meyers knows the answer: He gets the joke. But Meyers and Dr Deepak Chopra,......
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babu ji
Q. Friday is holy day in Islam , Saturday is Sabbath again a holy day in Judaism, Sunday is holy day in Christianity. Why their is no such fixed holy day in Hinduism
Babu Ji:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/friday-is-holy-day-in-islam--saturday-is-sabbath-again-a-hol/27346177/answers/

Manoj Joshi
Q. there is no religion as great as HINDUISM. your comments .. ???
Manoj Joshi:  A. All days are holy :) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-is-no-religion-as-great-as-hinduism.-your-comments-..-/27311990/answers/27346180

Kalpana Roy
Q. states in india where hinduism is a minority can they be counted as indian
Kalpana Roy:  A. every religion has its own importancebut ALMIGHTYS is only one more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/states-in-india-where-hinduism-is-a-minority-can-they-be-cou/27299686/answers/27312001

  Web results for Hinduism
Modi ties Kashi, himself to multi-faith

BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi kicked off his election bid from Varanasi, an ancient seat of Hinduism, with a blog beholden to the... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/allaboutnarendramodi/modi-ties-kashi-himself-to-multi-faith/article1-1212030.aspx
Shazia Ilmi

Shazia Ilmi A man in a black overcoat and a cap, a walking stick in his hand, looks out of a black-and-white picture. By him are two boys, his... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/newsmaker-shazia-ilmi-news-default-oezbN8dgeff.html
While we were deceiving ourselves

A modern state cannot allow state institutions to be used for promoting communal mobilisation. Do we have no idea of the relentless propaganda,... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/while-we-were-deceiving-ourselves/
Hindu mantras open California's Reedley City Council 1st time in 100 years

Reedley City Council in California (USA), which celebrated 100th anniversary of its incorporation in 2013, had its first historic Hindu invocation... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/hindu-mantras-open-californias-reedley-city-council-1st-time-100-years/
Ardent Madhuri fan finds mention in US book

JAMSHEDPUR: Madhuri Dixit fan Pappu Sardar has found mention in a US book written by California-based journalist Shalini Kakkad. The book, titled... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ranchi/Ardent-Madhuri-fan-finds-mention-in-US-book/articleshow/34149794.cms

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