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Hinduphobic Contender for UKs New Prime Minister Championships

Hinduphobic Contender for UKs New Prime Minister Championships

Brexit has created a vacuum in the Conservative Party leadership. The resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron after the referendum on EU membership has allowed various members of his party to bid to replace him as leader not just of his own political organisation, but the country. Among these is the Welfare and Pensions Secretary, [...]

July 3, 2016 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

‘ Hinduphobia ‘ The Labour Party’s Other Problem

‘ Hinduphobia ‘ The Labour Party’s Other Problem

Does Britain’s Labour Party have a Hindu Problem? The Labour Party’s long history of Hinduphobia, anti-Hindu demagoguery and stone-faced reluctance to even discuss its obvious prejudice have made anti-Hindu thinking an essential element in that left-wing movement with its working-class roots. This has only been enhanced under Jeremy Corbyn who has had a long history [...]

May 1, 2016 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Archives, World Focus 0

Brahmins are the Jews of India – Jakob De Roover

Brahmins are the Jews of India – Jakob De Roover

The contemporary stereotypes about Brahmins and the story about Brahminism … originate in Christian theology. They reproduce Protestant images of the priests of false religion. When European missionaries and merchants began to travel to India in great numbers, they held two certainties that came from Christian theology: false religion would exist in India; and false [...]

March 8, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

British Broad (Caste)ing Corporation’s Racist Obsession with ‘Caste’

British Broad (Caste)ing Corporation’s Racist Obsession with ‘Caste’

Just two days ago the BBC put on its website the ominously entitled “What is India’s caste system?”. A rhetorical question indeed because anyone familiar with the BBC’s constant anti-Hindu bias would already know exactly where that sort of vitriol was headed; blame directly apportioned to Hinduism, Hindu beliefs, Hindu civilisation and especially Hindu texts. [...]

February 27, 2016 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Hindu Phobics, World Focus 0

Priest gets jail for not allowing Dalit woman to enter temple

Priest gets jail for not allowing Dalit woman to enter temple

 RAIGARH: A local court on Tuesday sentenced a priest to two years’ rigorous imprisonment for not allowing a Dalit woman to enter a temple in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh. District judge Anil Kumar Shukla sentenced priest Raja Pandey (63) to two years of imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 2,000 for prohibiting a Dalit [...]

February 18, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

Ambedkar was wrong about Hinduism and Hindu ideologues are wrong about Ambedkar

Ambedkar was wrong about Hinduism and Hindu ideologues are wrong about Ambedkar

“Succumbing to a colonial orientalist discourse rooted in Christianity, Ambedkar pleads for the eradication of all characteristics that distinguish the Hindu traditions from this religion. … Consequently, no matter what they may write about Hindu unity and such like, Ambedkar and his followers are advocating one simple message: Indian culture deserves destruction. … Our cultures and [...]

October 1, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

What’s Eating the Patels ? : A Patel Answers

What’s Eating the Patels ? :  A Patel Answers

Many Patels in Gujarat are agitating for Other Backward Caste status, in order to access the same “Reserv­ation” benefits as Scheduled Castes, Schedules Tribes and Other Backward Castes. Reservations are a quota based form of affirmative action, through which a certain percentage of government jobs and places in educational institutes are guaranteed to members of [...]

August 31, 2015 Rajesh Patel Archives, India 0

If Yoga is Hindu, then Gravity is Christian ?

If Yoga is Hindu, then Gravity is Christian ?

Spiritual leader Jaggi Vasudev ‘Sadhguru’ is the Guru behind Isha Foundation, a non-religious, non-profit ashram near Coimbatore which runs yoga classes in the US, UK, China, Malaysia, Australia and many other countries. Sadhguru spoke to Satish Padmanabhan of India’s Outlook magazine about the forthcoming World Yoga Day (2015 ). In the interview he said: “The [...]

June 11, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights 0

The Ghar Vapsi – Reconversion Controversy

The Ghar Vapsi – Reconversion Controversy

On Christmas Day 2014, Delhi-based novelist Chandrahas Choudhury wrote in Bloomberg of a chilling vision of the future: an India that is 100 per cent Hindu. He insists that this is the long-term strategy of the RSS, the national volunteer Hindu organisation from which Prime Minister Narendra Modi had sprung. Careful to also condemn the [...]

December 27, 2014 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

Gandhi was assassinated by a “fundamentalist” Hindu, correct?

Gandhi was assassinated by a “fundamentalist” Hindu, correct?

An excellent debate between an American ‘white’  Hindu responding to accusations of Hindu fundamentalism in a very interesting debate I was commenting on social media yesterday about the sort of love evident in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statements of support to Pakistan in light of the massacre in Peshawar that took over 140 victims, and [...]

December 18, 2014 HHR Analysis/Insights 0