Indian religion

Shringara Coffee Table Book of Shrinathji: Faith and Small Masterpieces

Shringara by Shrinathji features a museum-worthy collection of 60 miniature paintings Sometimes chance encounters lead to lavish results. Such was the case when product designer Vikram Goyal found himself dining with Bipin Shah of Mapin Publishing, the pasha of coffee table book publishing. What started as a casual conversation in early 2020 turned into a foreclosure project, culminating in a …

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Delhi Weekend Curfew News, Delhi-NCR Omicron Covid-19 Cases Latest Live Update, Delhi Weather, COVID-19 Travel Rules, Delhi Lockdown Updates, Curfew Rules delhi fire, weather today breaking news

On board Delhi’s first electric bus: “Quiet, easy to drive, futuristic” Inside the capital’s first electric bus. (PhotoExpress) Tilak Raj (48) has been driving on city roads for 25 years. He started with blue line buses and until recently he drove private buses. Now Raj is the driver of Delhi’s first electric bus. The E-44 bus was operational between IP …

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UP Upset OBC Fallout: What Caste Was Emperor Ashoka From?

According to BJP calculations, this year will see the 2,327th birthday of Emperor Ashoka. A good time like any, it seems, to discover his “caste”. With defections fixing uttar pradesh caste cauldron boiling again before the Assembly Polls, the focus is on the Mauryan king who ruled most of what is now called India between 268 BCE and 232 BCE. …

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Drones spray holy water at Indian Hindu festival as crowds defy COVID rules

SAGAR ISLAND, INDIA — Drones sprayed holy water from the Ganges on thousands of Hindu pilgrims on Friday to reduce crowds at a massive festival being held despite India’s soaring COVID-19 cases. The Gangasagar Mela in the east of the country has drawn comparisons to another “super-broadcast” Hindu gathering last year that the Hindu nationalist government refused to ban. He …

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Will al-Qaida in the Indian subcontinent find support in India? – The diplomat

Advertising On August 31 of last year, hours after the last US troops withdrew from Afghanistan, al-Qaida issued a statement congratulating the Taliban on their victory. He then called for a “global jihad” to free Kashmir, Somalia, Yemen and other “Islamic lands” from “the clutches of the enemies of Islam”. Although al-Qaida has failed to make a breakthrough among Indian …

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Digvijaya uses termite analogy to target RSS, claiming “threat to Hindu religion” is false propaganda

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Monday used the “termite” analogy to target Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the ideological mentor of the BJP, who he said is harming the entire system. Speaking to reporters here in Madhya Pradesh, Singh also targeted Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, saying his speeches are only filled with divisive references like “Hindu-Muslim” and “Shamshan- Kabristan …

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unrelated bigotry | Indian express

They first came for the Communists, and I didn’t say anything –Because I was not a communist.Then they came looking for the Socialists, and I didn’t say anything –Because I was not a socialist.Then they came looking for the trade unionists, and I didn’t say anything –Because I was not a trade unionist.So they came looking for the Jews, and …

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Ludhiana cow slaughter: 2 arrested, four on the run

Ludhiana police said on Thursday they had arrested two men from Jamalpur who they said were wanted in a clow massacre case that was filed more than a month ago. Police said four other suspected suspects involved in the case were still at large. The remains of two cows were found near a landfill in the Jiwan Nagar area in …

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The year Indians swore faith in mutual funds

Patience pays off, and more and more retail investors like you and I seem to be following this mantra now. The practice of staying invested in equity mutual funds (MF) for more than two years has become more cemented during the pandemic, the data suggests. So much so that retail investors are keeping their nerves even in the midst of …

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