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Battle over Sabarimala is purely political, not about religion, gender equality or culture

The controversy over Sabarimala is about the agendas of some who are seeking a political right to enter the temple as if it were a public place, not a special place of worship for a particular community.

Jan 18, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

Hindu temples are targets of systematic oppression by government, courts

Hindu temples are often owned and run by the state, and governments have no problem using temple revenues for things that have nothing to do with temples or Hinduism.

Jan 17, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Lashkar-e-Toiba threatens bomb blasts at Hindu temples in UP, high alert sounded

The letter has been signed by Maulana Ambu Sheikh, "area commander" of LeT in Jammu and Kashmir. 

Jun 06, 2018, 14:55 PM IST

Karnataka's controversial anti-superstition law moves closer to reality

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah had said that his government was committed to bring a law against superstitious acts and confident that it will be passed in the ensuing assembly session.

Sep 27, 2017, 23:47 PM IST

20 houses of Hindus set on fire in Bangladesh

At least 20 houses of Hindus were set on fire in Bochaganj upazila of Dinajpur in Bangladesh early Saturday.

Dec 03, 2016, 17:24 PM IST

Four more held for attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh, locals keep vigil

According to the report, a team of eight people comprising members from Hindu and Muslim communities were guarding Namasudrapara village Wednesday night.

Nov 11, 2016, 20:11 PM IST

Bangladesh police arrests over 50 after fresh attacks on Hindus

Bangladesh Police on Sunday arrested nine more persons in connection with attacks on Hindu temples and members of the community in the Muslim-majority country, taking the total number of arrests to 53 so far.

Nov 06, 2016, 19:16 PM IST

Widows break taboo by celebrating Diwali inside temple

Widows from Varanasi joined widows living in the Hindu holy city of Vrindavan to enter into the Gopinath temple with an aim to break cultural taboos.

Oct 28, 2016, 02:47 AM IST

Do you know why coconuts are offered to deities in temples?

You will be amazed to learn the beautiful reason and symbolism behind offering coconuts to deities.

Jun 23, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

Shani temple row: No place for discrimination but don't disturb law and order for publicity, says Maha CM

In a veiled attack on the Bhumata Brigade activists who have been fighting against gender inequality in India's Hindu temples, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that no one must disturb the law and order situation in order to gain publicity.

Apr 03, 2016, 09:16 AM IST

Subramanian Swamy asks India to stop "tilting" towards Hasina government

Deploring attacks on Hindus and temples in Bangladesh, senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy accused Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government of being either "helpless" or "complicit" and asked the NDA government to "revaluate" its policy towards Dhaka.

Mar 08, 2016, 17:40 PM IST

Significance and importance of bells in Hindu Temples

Know why the bells are rung continuously while the Aarti is being performed.

Feb 29, 2016, 12:39 PM IST

Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh, ISIS claims responsibility

In yet another shocking incident, a Hindu priest was stabbed to dead by suspected ISIS militants at a temple in Bangladesh on Sunday, police said.

Feb 22, 2016, 09:02 AM IST

Scientifically explaining the benefits of visiting Hindu temples

Here’s a video that will explain how visiting temples can benefit us scientifically.

Feb 17, 2016, 12:48 PM IST

Pakistan to renovate Hindu temples, Indian pilgrims pray for peace

Pakistan plans to renovate and improve facilities at a historical Hindu temple complex near here besides allowing more devotees to visit it as over 120 Indian pilgrims on a trip to the country prayed for peace between the two countries at the ancient religious site.

Dec 14, 2015, 20:47 PM IST

Shiv Sena MP justifies 'abusing', says 'saved Tehsildar from mob justice'

Training his guns on the police, Shiv Sena's Aurangabad MP Chandrakant Khaire said that it was conspiracy by them against the Hindu temples in the state.

Oct 30, 2015, 11:18 AM IST

`The day is not far when no Hindu will be left in Pakistan`

With kidnappings and forced conversions of teenage Hindu girls, abduction of Hindu traders for ransom, and desecration of temples, many Hindus have been forced to migrate to India and elsewhere from Pakistan.

Aug 05, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

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Mar 01, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

A film fest highlights conditions of Hindu temples

A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting problems like corruption, mismanagement, encroachments, financial problems faced by priests and erosion of traditional rituals associated with worship.

Aug 26, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

KPs hope Omar will keep his promise on Temple bill`s passage

Migrant Kashmiri Pandits expressed hope that CM Omar Abdullah would keep his promise to enact the law providing for preservation of Hindu temples, shrines and religious places in J&K.

Jan 08, 2014, 00:47 AM IST