Hindutva

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VARIETY

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Hindutva, Kb hedgewar, RSS, Mohan Bhagwat

How RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has taken a more accommodative approach towards 'the others'

The sarsanghchalak said those who oppose the organisation also 'belong to us'.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Islamic fundamentalism, Tablighi jamaat, Hindutva, Sanatan Sanstha

Why the call for ban on Sanatan Sanstha is pure hypocrisy

All that the organisation, accused of spreading terrorism, does is preach the ancient brand of Hinduism.

POLITICS

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Hindutva, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Congress

How Congress and BJP are fighting it out for the Hindu vote

While neighbouring China has already become the second superpower in the world, we are still grappling with Ram Mandir, ghar wapsi and cow protection.

POLITICS

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Hindutva, Poll plank, BJP, Lok Sabha 2019

BJP will have to play its Hindutva card very deftly in the run-up to 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Attempts to overplay the Hindutva agenda could backfire as it will be taken as a sign of the party’s failure in governance.

VOICES

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Hindutva, Hinduism, Swami Vivekananda, World hindu congress

Why the World Hindu Congress in Chicago, to be the largest gathering of Hindu leaders to date, is important

The Conference seeks to understand the challenges facing Hindus globally and collaborate on possible solutions to those challenges.

VOICES

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RSS, Hindutva, Communalism, Kerala floods

No communalism please, we are Malayalis

The recent floods hitting Kerala also brought a deluge of divisiveness and communal spite. However, Kerala's people withstood both these angry tides.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Hindutva, Carnatic Music, Aruna sairam, TM Krishna

The right note: Carnatic music is not only for Hindus

Singers like TM Krishna, Srinivas and Nithyashree are facing flak from right-wing Hindu groups for singing Christian hymns in Carnatic styles. Some reject boundaries on their music though.

VOICES

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Freedom, Hindutva, Independence Day, India at 71

Being independent in today's India

For many Indians, 'índependence' has always had a political ring. But there is so much more to this.

POLITICS

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Babri demolition, Hindutva, Shiv Sena, Shiv Sena-BJP alliance

Why Shiv Sena, a supporter of hard Hindutva, is criticising BJP over Hindutva

Uddhav Thackeray is deliberately creating ambiguity to keep his own party members confused.