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When Hindus were blamed for mad cow disease (CJD)

When Hindus were blamed for mad cow disease (CJD)

In September 2005, the medical journal Lancet reported that the origins of BSE (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy) or Mad Cow Disease, which led through the food chain to being variant CJD (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease) in humans, had its origins in the funerary practices of Hindus in India. [...]

January 5, 2012 Ranbir Singh World Focus 0

Maoists eradicating Sanskrit from Nepal

Maoists eradicating Sanskrit from Nepal

Banning Sanskrit education in common schools from private schools in the valley to the remote public school they have officially bought an halt to Sanskrit teaching. From the start of their uprising they have used the threats of bloodshed in event of defiance as their prime weapon against  traditional language. The example of Sunsari’s Rādhākṛṣṇa saṃskṛta [...]

May 23, 2011 Rajesh Patel Nepal 0

The Racism, Neo-Colonialism, and Pseudo-Intellectualism of America’s Hindu-Bashing Lobby

The Racism, Neo-Colonialism, and Pseudo-Intellectualism of America’s Hindu-Bashing Lobby

Most racist and colonialist viewpoints of non-European cultures and history are now regarded as outdated. They are recognised as not giving an objective view consistent with responsible academic study, but merely the vehicle by which one was able to peddle the prejudices by what we can now see was a less enlightened age. [...]

December 5, 2005 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Hinduphobia, World Focus 1

An Evening with The Hindu Human Rights Group, UK ( 2004 )

An Evening with The Hindu Human Rights Group, UK ( 2004 )

Among various interviews we have done over the years but this one gives a background to the HHR group and how it started. It also covers the problems most Hindus are facing even now. It was done for The Hindu Renaissance Magazine which unfortunately has now long gone out of publication itself... [...]

May 7, 2004 HHR Archives, Articles, HHR Activities/Press releases 0
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