Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Salvation House – where Hindus go to die
They arrive in battered cars, on crutches and sometimes on a stretcher barely able to breathe – but salvation is close for thousands of Hindus who go to the holy city of Varanasi each year to die.
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:17
Urgent : Rohingya militants massacred Hindus in last year's turmoil: Amnesty
Yangon - Rohingya militants massacred Hindu villagers during last year's uprising in Myanmar's Rakhine, Amnesty International said Wednesday in a report that sheds fresh light on the complex ethnic rivalries in the state.
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 11:47
'No way back' in Myanmar's crucible of communal hate
SITTWE, Myanmar - Hindus once sold food to Rohingyas, spoke the same language and even cut the hair of their Muslim neighbours. But co-existence among the collage of ethnicities in Myanmar's Rakhine state has been ruptured -- perhaps irreversibly -- by the bloodshed of the last month.
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 07:07
Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: army
YANGON - Myanmar's army said Sunday it had discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of 28 Hindus, including women and children, in violence-wracked Rakhine state, blaming the killings on Muslim Rohingya militants.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 01:00
Prayers for the puja
Buddhists join Hindus for rituals marking the birth of the god Ganesh
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 01:00
Ritual and sacrifice high in the clouds
Tengger Hindus honour their gods in the Yadnya Kasada Ceremony
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 01:00
West not to blame for jihadism
Until the mid-19th century, Islamic rulers forced Jews and Christians to convert, die or live as dhimmi and as such pay a special tax. Hindus, Buddhists and others were not given the option of converting - they were massacred. Scholars believe that at lea
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 01:00
Paying homage to Hindu deities and attaining bliss on pilgrimages
Hindus in Malaysia visit temples in India to achieve spiritual bliss
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:00
Hindus reject tourism plan for sacred Bali sites
Numerous Hindu high priests and community leaders have strongly rejected the central government's plan to include Besakih Temple and Mount Agung, both in Karangasem regency in east Bali, in the national strategic tourism plan (KSPN).