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Christian girl throws acid on, slashes Hindu partner who refused to convert.

Christian girl throws acid on, slashes Hindu partner who refused to convert.

Bengaluru: A jilted lover threw acid on her boyfriend and then slashed his face with a knife in the city on Monday night, as he was reportedly taking too long to decide on marrying her and refusing to convert to Christianity. [...]

January 18, 2017 HHR Archives, India 0

Jallikattu Ban: ‘Send Them to the Butchers’ Is Now the Only Option

Jallikattu Ban: ‘Send Them to the Butchers’ Is Now the Only Option

The ban on Jallikattu isn’t an act of mercy on bulls. It hastens the road to the destruction of local breeds, which started with the government’s cross-breeding (with foreign breeds) programme in the 60s. I visit the cattle market in rural Madurai for a ground report. From Jallikattu to the Meat Factory [...]

January 17, 2017 HHR Archives, India 0

Sri Hindu Takht leader shot dead in Ludhiana

Sri Hindu Takht leader shot dead in Ludhiana

Two motorcycle-borne men shot Amit Sharma, 35, district publicity manager of an organisation called Sri Hindu Takht, near Jagraon Bridge in Ludhiana around 9pm on Saturday. Sharma, who had joined the organisation two months ago, had come to meet a friend at a flower shop near a temple. He was about to get back into [...]

January 15, 2017 HHR Archives, India 0

How Is Number 13 Lucky in Hinduism ?

How Is Number 13 Lucky in Hinduism ?

It's Friday, the 13th today. The most dreaded day and number. Around the world there are umpteen stories, myths and superstitions are prevalent surrounding the number 13. It is considered to be extremely unlucky in most of the cultures. But that is the Western way of looking at it. Do you know how the Eastern [...]

January 13, 2017 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

How the Patriarchy Stole Friday the 13th from Women and Made It Evil

How the Patriarchy Stole Friday the 13th from Women and Made It Evil

“Before patriarchal times, Friday the 13th was considered the day of the Goddess. It was considered a day to worship the Divine Feminine that lives in us all and to honor the cycles of creation and death and rebirth.” But before Christianity came along, Friday the 13th was "a very powerful day for feminine energy and [...]

January 13, 2017 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, Indigenous/Pagan Voice 0

Africa : Vishnu Kojo Coleman’s Journey to Sanatana Dharma

Africa : Vishnu Kojo Coleman’s Journey to Sanatana Dharma

25 years ago, I was born into a family of strong Christians but of different denominations. Somewhere Anglicans, Catholics, Methodists and other Christian faith. As a young child, I use to follow my parents to church. I was very active with the Sunday school activities that, I realised my talents in singing, [...]

January 7, 2017 HHR Archives, ReBorn Again Hindus, World Focus 0

Video : Russell Brand – Core Hindu Thought

Video : Russell Brand – Core Hindu Thought

After learning Vedanta and core Hindu philosophy Russell has changed a lot and set out for mission but some how backed down may be looking at the vast opposition. [...]

January 5, 2017 HHR HHR Videos 0

Bangladesh : 98 Hindus killed in 2016: BJHM

Bangladesh : 98 Hindus killed in 2016: BJHM

At least 98 people of Hindu community were reportedly killed and 357 others were attacked physically till December 29 this year, Bangladesh Jatiyo Hindu Mohajote (BJHM) claimed today. [...]

December 31, 2016 HHR Archives, Bangladesh 0

Heartwarming story of a dog who walked 600km to keep a Sabarimala pilgrim company

Heartwarming story of a dog who walked 600km to keep a Sabarimala pilgrim company

Naveen first saw Malu on December 8, on the second day of his nearly 700km pilgrimage by foot from the Mookambika temple in Kollur, Udupi to the Sabarimala shrine in Pathanamthitta. Naveen had no way of knowing then that he had found a friend of a lifetime, who would stay by his side through thick [...]

December 28, 2016 HHR Archives, India, Spirituality/Culture 0

A Pakistani Hindu girl is snatched away, payment for a family debt

A Pakistani Hindu girl is snatched away, payment for a family debt

MIRPUR KHAS, Pakistan (AP) — The mother rummages through a large metal trunk, searching for a picture of her young daughter taken away in the night to be the bride of a man who says the family owed him $1,000. Beneath the blankets, clothes and silver ornaments that she wears with her sari, Ameri Kashi Kohli [...]

December 24, 2016 HHR Archives, Pakistan 0