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How Hindutva is the foundation of Indian Constitution
Politics

How Hindutva is the foundation of Indian Constitution

The core values of the Constitution are liberty, equality, fraternity, peaceful co-existence, democracy, and respect for nature. These cultural-civilisational values are the crux of Hindu culture

Why India needs to mix foreign policy with Hindu ethos and heritage to regain footholds in neighbourhood
World

Why India needs to mix foreign policy with Hindu ethos and heritage to regain footholds in neighbourhood

India should pursue ‘smart power’ to expand and restore Hindu culture in the subcontinent; this will also help corner China

Animal cruelty not inherent part of Indian culture; hundreds of local deities proof of survival in harmony
India

Animal cruelty not inherent part of Indian culture; hundreds of local deities proof of survival in harmony

Till a few decades ago, inspite of the culture of animal sacrifice and ritual hunts by tribals, it was, by and large, a peaceful country where people lived in harmony with animals and respected their lives.

Theresa May greets Hindu community on Diwali, says festival shows Hindu culture at its very best
India

Theresa May greets Hindu community on Diwali, says festival shows Hindu culture at its very best

British prime minister Theresa May greeted the Hindu community on the occasion of Diwali, saying the festival is the celebration of the way of life, showing Hindu culture at its very best

Plant trees sacred to Hindu culture in Mumbai please: Shiv Sena's latest demand
Politics

Plant trees sacred to Hindu culture in Mumbai please: Shiv Sena's latest demand

In a bizarre move, the Shiv Sena has demanded that the city's civic body Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) plant trees that are holy and sacred to the Hindu culture across the city.

Love jihad a global conspiracy to destroy Hindu culture, says Shiv Sena
Politics

Love jihad a global conspiracy to destroy Hindu culture, says Shiv Sena

Backing BJP leader Swami Adityanath, the Shiv Sena today said 'love jihad' is part of a "global conspiracy" to destroy Hindu culture.

Lighting her father's pyre: Pankaja Munde makes history
India

Lighting her father's pyre: Pankaja Munde makes history

Traditionally the last rites of a deceased person are always performed by a male member of the family. And as multiple Bollywood movies will testify, this masculine obligation is the oldest reason to valourise the son in the traditional Hindu family, prompting a weeping filmi parent to wail, 'Who will perform my antim sanskaar (last rites)? Who will be my budhape ka sahara (support in my old age)?'