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  • Leaves which are considered holy in ritualistic worship of Hindu Gods

    Leaves which are considered holy in ritualistic worship of Hindu Gods

    Including these spiritual leaves in puja rituals and auspicious ceremonies gives the soul of the performer an eternal peace, makes his mind blissful and the body enthusiastic

    May 2, 2020
  • Case against Amazon for ‘selling rugs with pictures of Hindu gods’

    Case against Amazon for ‘selling rugs with pictures of Hindu gods’

    In 2017, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had received several complaints about Amazon selling flip-flops with Mahatma Gandhi's image.

    May 18, 2019
  • Expressions of Nathdwara

    Expressions of Nathdwara

    Located in the Aravalli hills, the holy city of Nathdwara is the seat of the deity of Shrinathji, an incarnation of infant Krishna. Apart from housing the holy shrine, the city is also known for the famous Pichwai paintings. A recent exhibition in Mumbai presented the lesser known glory of the art form, which expresses the beautiful hues of Nathdwara, reports Kunal Roy

    April 19, 2018
  • Sale for a cause

    Sale for a cause

    Miniature mica paintings is an ancient form that was quite popular in the 19th century. Done on the transparent sheets of the mineral mica, the subjects it portrayed were Hindu gods and goddesses, caste, occupations, religious events, tradespeople and flora and fauna of the sub-continent. Some depict court scenes, while others appear to be sets …

    March 22, 2018
  • Mob vandalises Jawed Habib salon in UP

    Mob vandalises Jawed Habib salon in UP

    An angry mob on Saturday attacked a Jawed Habib salon in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao district and vandalised the property over the use of Hindu gods’ caricature in one of his advertisements. Police said the mob was led by workers of the Hindu Jagran Manch, who attacked the beauty salon in Motinagar in the district neighbouring …

    September 9, 2017
  • Will act against those creating religious strife: Odisha CM

    Will act against those creating religious strife: Odisha CM

    Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said strong action will be taken against those whipping up violence in the name of religion. Patnaik visited the violence-hit Bhadrak town and reviewed the situation with senior officials. He also inspected several areas where violence took place last week following derogatory remarks on Hindu gods posted on …

    April 12, 2017