India plants 66 million trees along Narmada river in 12 hours as part of record-breaking environmental campaign | Independent Uk

Volunteers in India planted more than 66 million trees in just 12 hours in a record-breaking environmental drive. About 1.5 million people were involved in the huge plantation campaign, in which saplings were placed along the Narmada river in the state of Madhya Pradesh throughout Sunday. India committed under the Paris Agreement to increasing its forests More...

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By hinduismnow On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Why we should not accept Western non-practitioner translations of Hindu Scripture

Rajiv Malhotra: Swamiji, There is a lot of confusion because of language translations that people make. People translate that heaven is same as Svarga and PunyaPaap is same as sin. Can you explain differences between More...

By hinduismnow On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
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Indian-Americans hold peaceful protest against CNN in Chicago | Times of India

WASHINGTON: A large number of Indian Americans turned up at the CNN office in downtown Chicago to protest against a documentary they allege portrayed Hinduism in a negative light+ . “The documentary aired More...

By hinduismnow On Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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98-year-old woman inspires youngsters to take up Yoga | Business Standard

Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar. 8 : As the world celebrates International Women’s Day on Wednesday, it is inspiring to read about women who lead by example. Nanammal, a 98-year-old granny in Tamil Nadu‘s More...

By hinduismnow On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Signature campaign begins to keep five temples of Udupi out of Muzrai temple list | News Karnataka

Udupi: A signature campaign has been launched in Udupi to pressurise the government to denotify Janardhan and Mahakali temples of Ambalpady from the list of Muzrai temples. The petition for denotificaton have been More...

By hinduismnow On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Ramakrishna Mission’s Swacch Mangaluru Abhiyan adds a new initiative “Magic for Cleanliness” | News Karnataka

Mangaluru: Since the past two years Ramakrishna Mission has been carrying on the Swacch Mangaluru Abhiyan through its various modules aimed at creating awareness among the public about hygiene and cleanliness. In More...

By hinduismnow On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Triple talaq: 1 million Muslim women sign RSS-backed petition against the practice | India Today

Even as the BJP and the Opposition are still calculating if there was a shift in Muslim votes towards the saffron party in UP that contributed to its landslide victory, over a million Muslims from across the country More...

By hinduismnow On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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‘Self-motivation’ is Patanjali’s success mantra

The everyday business at Patanjali’s Haridwar office starts on the dot at 9 am with the chanting of ‘Om’. While this may not look like the typical office scene, Avinash Kumar who heads marketing at Baba Ramdev’s More...

By hinduismnow On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Padmavati sets vandalised, set on fire in Kolhapur | The Indian Express

Months after director Sanjay Leela Bhansali was attacked on the sets of Padmavati in Jaipur, the film’s sets were vandalised and set on fire in Kolhapur on Tuesday night in a fresh case of vandalism. The film’s More...

By hinduismnow On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Kannada writer Yogesh Master’s face blackened, warned to not write against Hindu gods; case registered | The Hans India

A case has been registered after Kannada writer Yogesh Master’s face was blackened by unidentified persons on Tuesday. Yogesh Master, the author of a controversial Kannada novel ‘Dundhi’, was More...