Benedictine College has found a budding cell of Hindu mysticism in its small Catholic college in Atchison, Kansas. The school has gotten rid of the “yoga” classes to avoid the taint of a Hindu association. A new course will be renamed as “lifestyle fitness” and involving “stretching” to sanitize the classes of exotic religious influence.
View original post 248 more words
Tantric Hindu painting: A meditation on the endless dance of energy
AURANGABAD, India—NIHARIKA MANDHANA writes: Conservative Hindu activist Chetna Sharma looked sternly at her audience of more than 40 young Hindu women gathered in the living room of a rural home and issued a warning: Muslim men would try to trick them into marriage and force them to convert to Islam.
“When one Hindu girl leaves to be with a Muslim, four or five new members will be added to that community.”
Given a chance, Muslim men would force a woman “to have two or three children and then leave her, or rape her, or throw acid on her if she resists, or murder her,” she said. “You can’t even imagine what can happen if you don’t protect yourself from love jihad.”
“A majoritarian Hinduism got elected and that is having rather subtle but threatening consequences.”
Right-wing Hindu organizations and politicians have mounted a high-profile drive against “love jihad,” which they paint as a dark, international conspiracy aimed at eroding Hindus’ demographic dominance in India by brainwashing Hindu women.
[The cover of the latest edition of Panchjanya, a right-wing magazine, asks: Is love blind or a business? Junho Kim for The Wall Street Journal]
Authorities say they haven’t found any proof of an Islamist conspiracy to convert or abuse Hindu women. Critics of the Hindu right dismiss the whole thing as nonsense. And Muslim leaders decry it as a campaign of hate. Read the rest of this entry »
This looks like another reason to carry a Nirbheek.
- Five Hindus Hacked to Death by Muslims in Bangladesh for Attempting to Vote (deadcitizensrightssociety.wordpress.com)
- Muslim Neighbors Hack Hindus to Death, Loot and Torch Hindu Homes in Bangladesh (atlasshrugs2000.typepad.com)
- Should Government of India step in to protect Hindus in Bangladesh? (niticentral.com)
- Five Hindus are hacked to death by Muslims in Bangladesh for voting (themuslimissue.wordpress.com)
- Bangladesh Hindu leaders demand more protection for minorities (dnaindia.com)
- Violence against Hindus in Bangladesh should concern India (niticentral.com)
- Muslims attack Christians and Hindus in Bangladesh in wake of election (theglobaldispatch.com)
- Bangladesh sentences eight students to death for murder (nation.com.pk)
- BJP concerned over violence against Hindus in Bangladesh (thehindu.com)
Residents, mostly Hindus, of Malopara village in Obhoynagar, Jessore return yesterday. Jamaat-Shibir men drove them away for casting votes in the national election.
Jamaat-Shibir men hack five Hindus for voting and scare away the entire community
DHAKA, Bangladesh: Kalidasi Sarker jumped into the Bhairab River in the afternoon of the polling day with her 15-day-old baby. The 30-year-old mother must hold the baby above water while swimming across the 50m wide river, which too, she knew, she must.
About 100 people had to jump into the river that afternoon as they were chased by activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and its student wing Islami Chhatra Shibir, all equipped with firearms, crude bombs, machetes, iron rods and sticks.
Their only fault – they are Hindus and many of them had cast votes in the just concluded 10th national election.
Waiting on the other side…
View original post 837 more words