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Top Religion Stories in 2021 – LA Faith Community Sees Changes – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentry

Best Religion Stories in 2021 – LA Faith Community Sees Changes Apostle Frederick KC Price (courtesy photo) The Los Angeles faith community has had another tumultuous year in 2021 while maintaining its faith in the goodness of God. As in 2020, churches and ministries have faced the COVID-19 pandemic, which has resulted in campus closures, […]

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How religion sparks language wars in India – Kashmir Reader

When the British ordered the exclusive use of the Nagari script in schools in 1880 to meet a Hindu demand in the state of Bihar, Muslims were outraged. The Hindi-Urdu duel finally exploded into a Hindu-Muslim war. In free India, Hindi gained national stature as a symbol of Hindu pride and spread across the country […]

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RELIGION NOTES 25 Dec-Jan 2. Plan ahead for your Christmas worship services, concerts and events. | Faith and values

FoodNet at Seward United Methodist Church – 5 pm-6pm (Thursday). Offering free products, boxed and canned items. Anyone in need can drive through the parking lot and pick up boxes of food. Please stay in your car, 1400 N. Fifth St., Seward. FoodNet at SouthPointe Christian Church – 5.30 p.m. (Wednesday). Anyone in need is […]

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Hindus follow the path of truth, Hindutva plunder under cover of religion Rahul Gandhi

Image source: PTI Hindus follow the path of truth, Hindutva loots under the guise of religion: Rahul Gandhi Strong points Congress leader Rahul Gandhi makes comparison between Hinduism and Hindutva Hindus follow the path of truth, Hindutva loots under the guise of religion: Rahul Gandhi UP Govt calls for investigation after reports of relatives of […]

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Why is Christmas considered a national holiday but not for another religion?

As Christmas day approaches, the annual debate has resurfaced over why it is celebrated as a national holiday and not as an Islamic holiday. However, Christmas is not seen in the same way as Eid for Muslims, Diwali for Hindus or Yom Kippur for Jews. In America, like in Liberia, which wrote our constitution, even […]

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Prasar Bharti and ICCR team up to promote Indian culture

Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to bring Indian culture to national and international audiences. Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to bring Indian culture to national and international audiences. (File photo of a performance of Bharatnatyam […]

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Prasar Bharati signs MoU with ICCR to promote Indian culture

Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the Promotion of Indian Culture. Performances by eminent artists associated with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will be broadcast on Doordarshan’s national and international channels. The dance and music performances will be featured on DD National, DD […]

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Prasar Bharati signs MU with ICCR for the promotion of Indian culture

Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the Promotion of Indian Culture. Performances by eminent artists associated with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will be broadcast on Doordarshan’s national and international channels. The dance and music performances will be featured on DD National, DD […]

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Second sacrilegious act of the Sikh religion in Indian Punjab in less than 24 hours – Kashmir Media Service

Amritsar, December 19 (KMS): A man, believed to be a Hindutva activist, was allegedly beaten to death by Sikh worshipers for attempting to remove a religious flag from a gurdwara in Kapurthala district in Punjab state in India. This is the second such incident in the state in less than 24 hours. The incident took […]

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A useful reference book for those interested in Indian culture and its aspects

Title: Indian Culture Kannada Original: Dr S. Srikanta Sastri English translation: Prof. S. Naganath Year: 2021 Pages: 669 Price: Rs. 800 Publisher: Notion Press Media Pvt. Ltd., Chennai Originally written in Kannada by renowned scholar and historian Dr. S. Srikanta Sastri (1904-1974) under the title “Bharathiya Samskruthi” in 1954, this collection of Indian history, culture […]