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ghar wapsi

it’s a sad ghar wapsi for Pakistani Hindus

it’s a sad ghar wapsi for Pakistani Hindus

AHMEDABAD: Even as Pakistani-origin singer Adnan Sami was granted Indian citizenship, many disillusioned families are going back to the neighbouring country after spending many years in Gujarat. In the past one year, at least 100 families — most of them Sindhis and Kutchi Gujaratis — have returned to Pakistan after spending many years in Gujarat [...]

January 7, 2016 HHR Archives, India, World Focus Comments Off on it’s a sad ghar wapsi for Pakistani Hindus

Chaos at VHP’s ghar wapsi event as police try to arrest young couple

Chaos at VHP’s ghar wapsi event as police try to arrest young couple

It was a high-voltage drama in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri on Sunday when police tried to take into custody a couple who had converted to Hinduism.  However, activists of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and the Bajrang Dal reached the police station and ensured that the couple were set free.  The couple – Rajan Puri [...]

February 11, 2015 HHR Archives Comments Off on Chaos at VHP’s ghar wapsi event as police try to arrest young couple

Re-conversion to Hinduism was approved by Acharyas in Udupi in 1964-65

Re-conversion to Hinduism was approved by Acharyas in Udupi in 1964-65

“In 1964-65, all shankaracharyas, mahants and saints of the religion met in Udupi in Karnataka and decided to allow re-conversion. This was the first public declaration made by the leaders of the Hindu society. Before that there was almost a social ban on conversion in the Hindu community.” – M. G. Vaidya In a surprising revelation, [...]

January 17, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights, India Comments Off on Re-conversion to Hinduism was approved by Acharyas in Udupi in 1964-65

Coming home to intuition and reason – from blind belief

Coming home to intuition and reason – from blind belief

The topic of conversion has become centre stage in India – not because millions have been converted from their Hindu faith to Christianity and Islam in recent years, but because some 50 Muslim families came back to Hindu Dharma. ‘How dare Hindus do what only Christians and Muslims are entitled to?’ seems to be the [...]

December 30, 2014 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on Coming home to intuition and reason – from blind belief