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A bewildering twist: Why did Mayawati refuse to embrace Buddhism?

A bewildering twist: Why did Mayawati refuse to embrace Buddhism?

If Mayawati embraces Buddhism, she loses non-Dalit Hindu votes — particularly those belonging to Brahmins. And if she doesn’t, she would sadly find herself drifting away from the larger than life Dalit icon – BR Ambedkar. The post A bewildering twist: ... First, 1 month ago
500 dalits, OBCs embrace Buddhism Times of India, 1 week ago

Gair taken out by Brahmin community to mark Gudi Padwa

— By | Apr 09, 2016 12:19 am Ujjain : Gujar Gaud Brahmin community took out grand procession to mark beginning of Hindu New Year, Vikram Navsamvatsar 2073 from the temple of Aatal Patal Bhairav on the occasion of Gudi Padwa, here on Friday. ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago Brahmin community gears up for Holi celebrations  The Freepress Journal2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Good Shepherd: Dalit thinker Kancha Ilaiah on name, caste

Kancha Ilaiah, one of India's most prominent Dalit thinkers and author of Why I am not a Hindu, has come under attack for allegedly calling Brahmins lazy and gluttons. Ilaiah, who says he has changed his name to Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd, was ...
 Hindustan Times2 days ago Brahmins Attack Kancha Ilaiah , A Dalit Writer, Activist And Philosopher  Counter Currents1 week ago 'Nationalism begins with eating beef'  Times of India1 month ago 'Vegetarians are anti-national': Kancha Ilaiah's hyperbole  MSN News US1 month ago
The Gulf Today

Some Lessons from Dr Ambedkar's Struggle for Hindu Law Reforms

PART 1 Challenging Hindu Orthodoxy AS part of the observance of the 125th anniversary of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, the Sangh Parivar including its top leaders in parliament have willfully distorted and thereby sought to destroy the legacy of ...
 Peoples Democracy.in2 days ago D. Raja: The prescience of Babasaheb  The Gulf Today1 month ago Reimagining Dr. Ambedkar's Legacy On His 125th Birthday  Counter Currents1 month ago
Daily Bhaskar

Revealed: 5 Benefits of Wearing a Janaeu

The sacred white thread calledJanaeu (holy thread) is a thin consecrated cord, donned by the Brahmins from the age of 12 is part of their 16 Sanskaar. Worn during the Upanayan Sanskar, which is the 10th Sanskaar of Santana Hindu religion, the ...
 Daily Bhaskar2 days ago
DNA India

Saffron swing & the Kerala Hindu matrix

Was the BJP effort at Hindu consolidation during the recent Assembly elections in Kerala a remarkable success? Many BJP leaders and pundits would like us to believe that. And they will reel out statistics to prove the point — the BJP, after all, ...
 Chandigarh Tribune6 days ago Buzzword: BJP's rise good for Congress in Kerala  Sunday Guardian Live4 weeks ago BJP finds a new Sardar in Kerala's Naryana Guru  DNA India1 month ago People of Kerala have seen through CPM's deceit: Kummanam Rajasekharan, BJP's state president  Economic Times2 months ago

Erasing tolerance? HAF's changes can only be described as ahistorical edits to historybooks

By Thenmozhi Soundararajan, Abdullah Momin, Harjit Kaur and Anasuya Sengupta Suhag A Shukla and the Hindu American Foundation (HAF) continue to obsess with rhetoric rather than facts, as seen in the article titled Erasing Facts: What SAFG ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Siasat Daily

Leftist scholars trying to replace 'India' with 'South Asia' in textbooks in California, Hindus oppose

Washington: Hindus in the United States are up in arms against suggestions mooted by California's Department of Education to make changes in textbooks which they allege not only distort India's history but ignore facts on Hinduism. Following ...
 ZeeNews.com1 month ago US based Hindus up in arms against attempt to change textbooks and distorting facts by Leftists  Meri News2 months ago Hindus oppose textbook changes in California  News Today2 months ago Hindus Oppose Proposed Textbook Changes in California  Outlook India2 months ago
Pakistan Observer

Castes & widows in Hinduism

Home Articles Castes & widows in Hinduism Like Kuldip Nayar SOMETHING extraordinary and adorable happened to the Hindus, who number 80 percent in India. Breaking the 400-year-old tradition, widows at Vrindhavan, about 110 kilometres from ...
 Pakistan Observer1 month ago Hindu widows celebrated Holi  Pakistan Today1 month ago Is Hindu society changing?  Nagaland Post1 month ago Between the Lines  Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 months ago

An epitome of our syncretic culture

S.M. Abdul Majid, a former Cabinet Minister, won from here in 1952.— Photo: The Hindu Archives A predominantly Muslim town that derives its name from Kadayaleeswarar, the presiding deity of the local temple, Kadayanallur in Tirunelveli ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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