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Listen to the sounds that make up the Indian religiosphere

For early-risers in many Indian cities, the sounds of temple chants, calls to prayer from the nearby mosque, and the tolling of church bells often mingle together in the morning. 316 more words

Events of 1984 the future of Hindu-Sikh relations

As I hit young adulthood, many of my friends were Sikhs. Most of them were much more into the issues of religious identity and politics than the Hindus I knew, and it was spending time with my Sikh friends that I was first made aware of the deep tensions that existed between the various religious communities of the world. 1,532 more words


Sri Guru Granth Sahib on "Brahmins" - What is it really trying to say?

Some years ago, a revealing and educative debate took place between a Neo-Sikh with a thick head on one hand and on the other hand a practitioner of Sanatana Dharma with a more lucid mind. 3,907 more words


One Million Hindus Rally Against Islamic Brutality in India: Saying Trump Vindicates Them

To quote a contemporary Hindu reformer:

“The uplift of women, the awakening of the masses must come first. Then and only then can any real good come about for the country of India” 1,214 more words

Hindus dismayed over Bank of England’s blatant refusal to withdraw beef-laced banknotes

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Hindus worldwide are upset over Bank of England’s blunt refusal to withdraw £5 polymer banknotes which reportedly contained traces of tallow, despite the serious concerns raised by the Hindu community. 529 more words


Despite religious opposition the Bank of England will keep beef fat in its banknotes - Akshat Rathi

Critics … have strong philosophical or religious grounds for rejecting animal-derived products in money. “This is unacceptable to millions of vegans, vegetarians, Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and others in the UK,” reads the petition . 414 more words