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Jan 07, 2019
Asaram Bapu's rise and downfall: Journalist Ushinor Majumdar on his book God of Sin, why god-men hold sway in IndiaSpeaking about Asaram Bapu's influence, Ushinor Majumdar said that many godmen have a symbiotic relationship with powerful political leaders, where both feed off each other’s clout. He says this is where the line needs to be drawn, especially since politicians may not know what the godman is up to behind closed doors
Oct 12, 2018
From Sri Sri to Baba Ramdev: Does Hinduism 'produce' more godmen than other faiths?From Asaram Bapu, Ma Anandamayi, Baba Ramdev, Putuparthi Sai Baba and Sri Sri Ravishankar, over the past two decades Hindus have created several godmen
Jun 29, 2018
Witness in Daati Maharaj rape case lodges complaint after receiving threats from associates of self-styled godmanSachin Jain, a prime witness in the rape case against Daati Maharaj has lodged a complaint, saying that he was threatened by the godman's associates on 23 June
Apr 14, 2016
Lalu launches blistering attack on 'babas': Targets Ramdev and AOL's Ravishankar over black moneyLaunching a blistering attack at certain gurus and babas, RJD President Lalu Prasad today sought a probe into assets of these "high profile saints".
Mar 20, 2016
Asaram rape case: Victim's father gets death threatFather of the girl, who was allegedly sexually assaulted by Asaram Bapu, has been threatened by an unidentified person to withdraw the case
Nov 21, 2014
After Rampal's arrest, followers move out of his ashram in Madhya PradeshWith arrest of controversial godman Rampal in Haryana two days back, his under-construction ashram in Betul wore a deserted look as some of the followers left the place.
Nov 20, 2014
Six dead in Hisar: Is Sant Rampal any better than a hostage-taking terrorist?Which godman will put women and children in the line of fire to protect himself from the law? Haryana's Rampal Maharaj has done lasting damage to the image of godmen in India.
Nov 19, 2014
Clashes at Sant Rampal's Hisar ashram: Will the police learn from their past failures?What follows are visuals you saw live from Hisar today: teargas shells, violent clashes, firing and many injured persons.
Oct 31, 2014
Congress slams presence of godmen at Fadnavis' swearing inCongress on Friday objected to the presence of a galaxy of religious and spiritual leaders at the swearing-in ceremony of the Devendra Fadnavis ministry in Mumbai.
Dec 06, 2013
Asaram's son, Narayan Sai sent to police remand till Dec 11Self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai, accused of sexually assaulting a city-based woman at his ashram here, was remanded in police custody till December 11 by a local court tonight.