publicists (5) saw in the Khilafat movement and the Moplah rebellion of Malabar (6) the threat of a united and militant Muslim population poised to wipe out the Hindus
and their culture.
Khost Ulema Council head, Maulvi Shah Mohammad, said grabbing the land of Hindus
was not only a sheer violation of human rights, but it was also against the teachings of Islam.
I think it is more or less accurate to suggest that Hindus
are by and large tolerant.
It was one sided twist of colonial-communal history before partition and the jealously sustained imagined Hindu
nationalism that has kept the estranged communities of Hindus
and Muslims alive.
India's Supreme Court cleared the way on Tuesday for the lower court to decide on the ownership of the Babri Mosque, over which the Hindus
and Muslims have quarrelled for more than centuries.
gathered for the Festival of Immersion wearing colourful orange headbands and red face-paint, and they boarded the ferries to the sound of drums and chanting.
Christian groups say lower-caste Hindus
who convert do so willingly to escape the highly stratified and oppressive Hindu
For many Hindus
the journey to Merseyside is one of the highlights of their calendar.
The first independent report on the identity and public engagement of Hindus
in Britain found that 80 per cent would prefer to be called Indian or Hindu
Hinduism is as much a "way of life" as a religion and affects every aspect of life for Hindus
from birth throughout their life.
And Indian Hindus
like Saidish Shukla perform a fire ceremony asking the gods for protection and peace.
The treatment of Hindus
and Muslims in Akidu in the same facility proved problematic.