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Indian women bathe village's top cop to appease rain gods
The Guardian Nigeria

Indian women bathe village's top cop to appease rain gods

AFP. An Indian Hindu Brahmin, sitting inside huge pots filled with water and flower petals, perform a Parjanya Yagna prayer ritual to appease the rain gods . Women in northern India gave a bath to a police officer in an unusual attempt to appease ... The Guardian Nigeria, 2 months ago
The Hindu

Tamil Brahmins seek minority status

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu The Kerala Brahmana Sabha says it is not against benefits going to any other community. File photo: K.K. Najeeb The two-day State conference of the Kerala Brahmana Sabha in Palakkad from October ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
DAWN Group

Celebrating Hinduism's hypocrites

LISTENING to Shruti Sadolikar in Delhi the other day my mind leapt into a maze of politics. Here was a Maharashtrian Brahmin woman singer remembering Ustad Alladiya Khan, her guru's guru. It was just the opposite of what some other Maharashtrian ...
 DAWN Group1 month ago

Arundhati Roy Feels Current State Of India Can't Be Described As Just Intolerance, Says BJP Promoting 'Brahmanism'

Given the atmosphere in India, "intolerance" is an inadequate word to describe the "fears" under which minorities are living, author Arundhati Roy said in Pune on Saturday. "Killing people, burning them alive and the other ...
 Indiatimes5 hours ago Intolerance inadequate to describe violence against minorities: Arundhati Roy  Siasat Daily4 hours ago Intolerance not an adequate word to describe fear of minorities: Arundhati Roy  International Business Times India8 hours ago Arundhati givesbrave, new spinto intolerance  The Freepress Journal14 hours ago

Dr B R Ambedkar's journey

By | The Indian Express Dr B R Ambedkar was among the first in his community (born to Hindu Mahar parents, treated as untouc-hables) to go to Columbia University and the London School of Economics. His politics, conditioned by his reflexive ...
 Yahoo! India1 day ago
International Business Times India

Wendy Doniger: I was misquoted on remarks about Gandhi and Partition

Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus: An alternative history' Acclaimed American Indologist Wendy Doniger claims she was misquoted on her remarks about Mahatma Gandhi and the 1947 Partition of India. Last week, quoted ...
 International Business Times India3 days ago Wendy Doniger Says She Was Misquoted on Gandhi and Partition  India-West3 days ago I was misquoted on Gandhi and Partition: American Indologist Wendy Doniger  Oneindia4 days ago

Ready to quit for Hindu unity

Under fire from some sections in his organisation, Kerala Yogakshema Sabha (KYS) president Akkeeramon Kalidasa Bahattathirippad told The Hindu on Wednesday that he was ready to resign from his post for the broader cause of Hindu unity. He said ...
 The Hindu3 days ago

All Kerala Brahmin Federation

Plea on reservation has urged the government to provide reservation on the basis of economic status. The Federation's General Council, in a resolution, urged the government to allocate the vacant position of Munnokka Samudaya Corporation to a ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
Business Standard India

Tipu spat underlines Karnataka's growing radicalisation

, Tipu Sultan distributed to Brahmins in his kingdom of Seringapatam (modern-day Sriringapatna) an elephant, a bag of sesame seeds, Rs 290, a black bullock, a milch buffalo, a male buffalo, a she-goat, a jacket and cap, and an iron pot filled with ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago Tipu, As He Was  Yahoo! India1 week ago Why the Protests Over Tipu Sultan Are So Misplaced  Kashmir Observer2 weeks ago Tipu Was Non Communal and Development Oriented, Says Biographer  New Indian Express3 weeks ago
DNA India

Tamil Nadu RSS Chief Endorses Non-Brahmin Temple Priests

As the Supreme Court is set to announce its verdict on a Government Order (G.O) allowing non-Brahmin priests in temples, ML Raja, Tamil Nadu RSS president said that they were not against the idea. There is no question of caste. Do you mean to say ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Non-Brahmins can become temple priests, says Tamil Nadu RSS president  DNA India3 weeks ago
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