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SC stays Rajasthan HC verdict declaring Jain practice of 'Santhara' illegal

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the Rajasthan high court order which termed the Jain religious ritual Santhara (fast unto death) as illegal. The Rajasthan high court had in August made Santhara......

Woman scribe asked to shift from front row; Sena seeks apology

A woman journalist being asked to shift from the front row reserved for media to make way for monks at a function to felicitate Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has triggered a controversy with a......

When Hindus ate beef, India was NEVER conquered

'There is a remarkable link between the eating of beef (or at the very least, tolerating the eating of beef) and India being a superpower.' 'In India, whenever an empire was strong, religion took a......

Minority report: Is the number of Hindus reducing?

Eight states and Union Territories have Muslim share of population in excess of national average of 13 per cent. Mayank Mishra reports A man takes part in a religion conversion ceremony from......

After ghar wapsi, VHP now plans roti-beti ka rishta

The VHP leadership notes that 'ghar wapsi' wasn't something started after the Modi govt took over. Archis Mohan reportsThe Vishwa Hindu Parishad will project 'ghar wapsi' or 'homecoming' of Muslims......

Meet the man who handled Tatas' Corus bid

Tata group chairman Ratan Tata did not sleep a wink on the fateful night of January 31. He and his trusted lieutenants, camped in a suite at Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai, were constantly keeping touch......
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‘Memorial to Jain monk’ found along river in Sakhali

A chance find while walking along the River Valvanti in Sakhali is likely to be a boost to the study of Jainism in pre-Portuguese Goa. ...

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People for Animals in Pune to set up camps to promote veganism

PFA has been working for issues like cruelty against animals and in the next 10 days, they will make people understand the concept of veganism and... ...

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Restoring a practice

Jainism has a positive influence over Indian culture, be it literature, art and architecture. Another important contribution it has made is to... ...

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Badani Devi, 82, and the Santhara Fast, a Jain Ritual

Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Sep 01, 2015 BIKANER: Badani Devi does not aspire to a long and healthy life. For nearly two months, the... ...

http://m.ndtv.com/india-news/badani-devi-82-and-the-santhara-fast-a-jain-ritual-1213188
In 60secs SC stays ban on practice of Santhara

The Supreme Court on Monday took less than 60 seconds to stay a 20-day-old Rajasthan High Court judgment which branded Jainism’s centuries-old... ...

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