Indian religion

Ram temple verdict was based on law, not religion, ex-CJI Ranjan Gogoi says

Former Indian Chief Justice (CJI) and Rajya Sabha member Ranjan Gogoi said Ram Janmabhoomi’s verdict was based on “law” and not “religion”. Speaking at a reception in Varanasi on Monday, Gogoi, whose nomination to the Upper House just six months after his retirement drew sharp criticism from some opposition parties, said the ruling in the […]

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Privatize religion – Punch Newspapers

Posted November 28, 2021 The The fireworks sparked by Professor Farooq Kperogi’s article claiming that Yoruba Christians oppress Yoruba Muslims are a reminder of the religion’s misplaced stance in Nigeria and elsewhere. It is quite ironic that religious fervor is intensifying in these parts of the world even as it declines sharply in other prosperous […]

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Diwali and Flowers – The Auspicious Link and Its Importance in Indian Religion

Lotus flower Diwali, the festival of lights, is about to arrive, and like any other occasion or holiday, it is incomplete without flowers. Flowers are of major importance in our lives. A beautiful piece of nature that goes with everything. Various Indian gods are worshiped with different flowers in religious rituals. Flowers used at Diwali […]

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Australian Hindus demand apology after treasurer’s ‘degrading’ references to Indian religion

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg suggested Jim Chalmers would come “barefoot in the room, flowing robes, burning incense, pearls in a hand.” Source: PAA “I thought yesterday, as a member of Parliament for Rankin, [came] in the room fresh out of his ashram deep in the Himalayan mountains… barefoot in the room, flowing dresses, burning incense, pearls […]