In Eeb Allay Ooo!, Prateek Vats uses monkeys as metaphor to satirise blind faith and superstition in modern India
Ten years ago, Delhi-6 had an imaginary 'kaala bandar' as a symbol of communal bias. But in Prateek Vats' Eeb Allay Ooo!, monkeys pose a very real and urgent threat to society.
Hanuman Jayanti 2020: Modi says Hindu God 'inspires people to overcome crisis'; Amitabh Bachchan, Kejriwal extend greetings
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people on Hanuman Jayanti, tweeting that Lord Hanuman is a symbol of devotion, strength, dedication and discipline
Will request Ram Janmabhoomi Trust to build grand Hanuman statue at Ayodhya, says AAP MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj
The comments come days after Bhardwaj announced that 'Sundar Kand' prayers will be recited on Tuesdays in different parts of his constituency.
AAP's Saurabh Bharadwaj to organise weekly 'Sunderkand' recital; BJP says AAP's attachment to Lord Hanuman 'political melodrama'
Delhi BJP spokesperson Praveen Shankar Kapoor hit out at the AAP, saying its attachment towards Lord Hanuman was not a matter of religious faith.
Yogi Adityanath visits temple despite Election Commission's 72-hour ban barring him from poll campaign
Yogi Adityanath was handed a 72-hour ban (starting 6 am on Tuesday) for delivering a communal or hate speech during one of his rallies. Though the BJP leader did not defy the ban by participating in a poll campaign, he did violate the spirit of election by making a public visit to the temple.
Mythology for the Millennial: The image of 'angry Hanuman' does a disservice to his vast and varied mythology
You can't divorce Hanuman's simian nature from his godliness. In fact, the very thing that makes him such a perfect ally to Ram in the Ramayana is his monkeyness; his long tail, his ability to leap great distances.
These images of Hanuman have spawned overnight on various social media platforms, after members of the BJP, including UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, called Hanuman a Dalit.
Lord Hanuman row: Shiv Sena takes dig at ally BJP, say now Ramayana characters should keep caste documents ready
Taking a dig at the ongoing debate over the caste of Lord Hanuman, BJP ally Shiv Sena Saturday said other characters from the epic Ramayana better keep their caste certificates ready.
Hanuman caught in caste row: After Yogi Adityanath labelled Hindu god as Dalit, UP minister claims he was Jat
Opining that Lord Hanuman belonged to the Jat community, Uttar Pradesh Minister for Religious Affairs Laxmi Narayan Chaudhary joined the debate surrounding the identity of the Hindu deity.
Hanuman beyond labels: Amid debate over his caste, an exhibition showcases monkey god's diverse forms
The collection of late artist KC Aryan, which is part of the exhibition Hanuman: The Divine Simian, features images of Hanuman in textiles, paintings and photographs
Yogi Adityanath's description of Hanuman as 'Dalit' boomeranged on him; comparison seen to reinforce 'subordinate' status
The propensity of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to play the religious card is known, but this time, it seems to have turned back on him.
Savitribai Phule resigns from BJP; Bahraich MP alleges party "is trying to create divisions in society"
Savitribai Phule, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh has resigned from the party, stating that 'BJP is trying to create divisions in society'.
Hanuman was a Dalit, says Yogi Adityanath: Employed to reinforce Hindutva narrative, Uttar Pradesh CM is following BJP strategy
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday claimed that the Hindu deity Hanuman belonged to the Dalit and tribal communities during his political rally in Rajasthan.
Ramleela at Ramnagar, Varanasi, which goes on for about a month, even today takes help of neither the tube lights and bulbs nor audio systems.
'Neither anger nor peace': After Angry Hanuman, Mangaluru vector artist Karan Acharya creates stoic Rama
Artist Karan Acharya, who became a rage after his 'angry Hanuman' poster went viral, has now created a vector art of Lord Rama.
Hanuman Vs Mahiravana first song Brave and Bold shows Sugreeva and his army preparing for epic battle
Hanuman Vs Mahiravana's song has a universal appeal and it showcases motivation, courage and the need to work as a team to win the war, say creators
Ezhil Vendan's Hanuman vs Mahiravana release date pushed from 22 June to 6 July, confirms Yash Raj Films
Hanuman vs Mahiravana, which was scheduled to release on 22 June, will now open on 6 July.
Angry Hanuman: Narendra Modi has put finger on buzzer; Hinduism continues to remain pincushion for 'liberal' bigotry
Narendra Modi has put the finger on the buzzer. Outrage over the 'angry Hanuman' poster shows is an example of 'liberal bigotry' targeting Hinduism.
Black Panther's rival M'Baku and his renegade Jabari tribe pray and worship the gorilla god, Hanuman.
Anguished over illegal constructions in the national capital, the Delhi High Court on Monday suggested to the local authorities to consider "airlifting" of the 108-foot Hanuman statue in central Delhi