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Saturday, November 30, 2013
Narratives and texts are a part of our lives. In this essay, the novelist-author explores the reinvention of mythology in the present Indian context.
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Saturday, November 23, 2013
Barring a few unsavoury exchanges, campaigners favouring the law against superstitions were received with enthusiasm by lawyers at the City Civil Court on Friday. More than 300 lawyers participate...
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, freedom of religion
Saturday, October 26, 2013
With enough digging, all opposing sides in any conflict will eventually find something that fits their narrative.
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August 11, 2013
So devout was Thiruppanar to Lord Ranganatha,The Lord loved his hymns more than the chanting of His priest.If Thiruppanar failed to sing his hymns,Ranganatha could not sleep we...
August 5, 2013
Punk rockers draw double-takes as they dart through traffic, but it’s not just the pink hair, leather jackets or skull tattoos that make these 20-somethings rebels- It’s their willingness to speak...
May 19, 2013
Whoever said Faith is dead? That religion has become obsolete? Faith is still alive and kicking. It’s only that its address has changed. It has a new portal. In fact, man cannot live without some k...
January 26, 2013
After threatening a boycott of the Maha Kumbh on account of a dispute over land allotment, Shankaracharya of Dwarka Peeth Swami Swaroopananda Saraswati has relented and decided to take part in the...
December 20, 2012
Minister for Muzrai Kota Srinivas Poojary on Wednesday said the government would appeal before the Supreme Court to ban the practice of made snana at Kukke Subramanya temple in Dakshina Kannada di...
June 30, 2012
This was decided at a meeting on Friday of the Supreme Court committee on the temple. Sources in the committee said here that the inventorying of this vault may take up to six months.
November 7, 2010
Asserting that Islam embodied a religion of peace, fairness and tolerance, U.S. President Barack Obama said here on Sunday that the religion was being “distorted” by a few extrem...
June 8, 2010
Afghans have burned an effigy of Pope Benedict XVI out of anger over claims charities preached Christianity in the Muslim country.U.S.—based Church World Service and Norwegian Church...
April 30, 2010
Belgium’s lower house of parliament on Thursday banned burqa—type Islamic dress in public, but the measure faces a challenge in the Senate which will delay early enactment of the law.<...
March 26, 2010
Against the backdrop of an ‘organised attempt' to revive ancient customs and dead-and-gone rituals in this digital age, rationalists are trying to infuse a dose of sanity and reason into Ker...
August 6, 2013
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan announced on Tuesday that the government would withdraw the notification to introduce verses from the Bhagavad Gita in Urdu textbooks for classes 1 an...
June 1, 2013
The country is much poorer for the passing away of Asghar Ali Engineer, who believed that true religion could never teach hatred, prejudice or violence.
March 19, 2013
A Scottish reverend has invited Muslims to pray alongside Christians in an Aberdeen church because the nearby mosque is so small that some worshippers were forced to pray outside.
December 19, 2012
SC stay on Karnataka HC order has led to temples continuing the practice »
December 13, 2011
The question of authority in matters relating to the rituals at Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple once again entered into a controversy with the Travancore Devaswom Board officials preventing Rahul Easwar...
July 29, 2010
Valmiki asks Narada to name a good person and then asks him to name one who has certain good qualities. Valmiki asks Narada to name a person who will never waver from the path of dharma. He asks...
June 3, 2010
We cannot succeed if we have made up our minds that we are incapable of succeeding. All great men have had faith in themselves. Psychologists studied the business practices of Henry Ford, the auto...
April 7, 2010
Former Governor and former Union Minister P. Shiv Shankar has regretted that feeling of separation among Andhra and Telangana people.Addressing a gathering here on Tuesday evening, he bemoa...
November 1, 2009
As the government plans to approach the Supreme Court for speedy disposal of all cases against him, renowned painter M F Husain on Sunday said he is ready to return to India at the earliest.»
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