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Jul 31, 2017
Bhagavad Gita row: DMK slams BJP for 'thrusting communalism' on Tamil NaduThe Opposition DMK on Monday said placing of an engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the statue of late president APJ Abdul Kalam at his memorial, amounted to the BJP's attempt to "thrust communalism in Tamil Nadu".
Jul 31, 2017
APJ Abdul Kalam's family seeks to defuse row over Bhagvad Gita engraving in memorialAn engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the statue of late president APJ Abdul Kalam has kicked up a row, with his family seeking to put it to rest by placing a copy of the Quran and Bible near it.
Jun 21, 2017
International Yoga Day 2017: A brief history of yoga, from Patanjali to the present1,500 years before the idea for International Yoga Day could be conceived, people practised it as a philosophy for the union of the atman with Brahman.
May 21, 2017
Bill to make Bhagavad Gita compulsory in schools likely to come up in next Parliament sessionA private member's bill that seeks to make the Bhagavad Gita compulsory reading in schools and recommends de-recognising institutes that do not follow the suit may come up for discussion in the next session of Parliament.
Feb 06, 2016
ISKCON at 50: How India's bhakti movement manages its financesIn these times of financial irregularities and fake godmen, it is surprising how ISKCON is able to hold on to its age-old tradition across 600 centres across the globe.
Jul 02, 2015
Can we separate ISIS from Islam? Politically correct dehyphenation won't workTrying to dehyphenate Islam from ISIS's terrorism is a copout and unlikely to delegitimise this terrorist organisation. As long as holy books are used to perpetrate terror, using the same holy books to counter them will be infructuous.
Mar 20, 2015
Supreme Court declines PIL to declare Bhagavad Gita as national textThe Supreme Court on Friday declined to entertain a plea seeking to declare Bhagavad Gita as national text saying the subject falls outside its domain.
Oct 01, 2014
Prettiest Gita of them all? PM Modi's khadi covered gift to Obama was extra specialThe Gita is turning out to be quite the gift for all seasons when it comes to Narendra Modi and world leaders. Everyone needs a Gita and there’s a Gita for everyone. But are all gift Gitas created equal?
Jun 01, 2012
Russians to no more seek ban on Gita translation?Russian prosecutors have decided against taking forward their case seeking a ban on a translated versions of Bhagvad Gita, bringing down the curtains on the sensitive issue that had enraged Hindus globally and even threatened to strain Russia's ties with India.
Feb 16, 2012
Gita controversy: Prosecutor wants 'extremist' Russian comment purgedA top Siberian prosecutor has now demanded the removal of a Russian comment only from the book for being "extremist", without affecting the canonical text of the scripture.