faith and belief

Foreign tourists find Braj Mandal Holi extraordinary


March 17th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Vrindavan, March 17 (IANS) Vrindavan's Iskcon temple attracts a lot of foreigners who are devotees of Lord Krishna and enjoy the Holi celebrations here, saying the Braj Mandal area is ... Read more...

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Kerala rationalists go to court on ‘celestial light’


January 22nd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 22 (IANS) A rationalist organisation in Kerala, Yukthivadi Sanghom, has approached the state high court, to intervene in the "celestial light" phenomenon near the Sabarimala temple, claiming it is ... Read more...

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Ayodhya verdict challenged in Supreme Court


November 15th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court's Sep 30 verdict on the Ayodhya dispute was Monday challenged by a petitiner in the Supreme Court.The appeal was filed by ... Read more...

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BJP slams Congress for raising Babri demolition issue


October 5th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday questioned the Congress why it raises the Babri Masjid demolition issue time and again and asked the Communist Party of ... Read more...

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Ayodhya verdict will set dangerous precedent: CPI-M


October 5th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court verdict for a three way division of the land in Ayodhya was based on "faith and belief" and would set a dangerous precedent ... Read more...

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Ayodhya verdict an attempted compromise: Panikkar


October 1st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Eminent historian K.N. Panikkar said Friday that the Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya land dispute was "an attempted compromise"."This is some sort of an attempted ... Read more...

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Mulayam hits out at Ayodhya judgment


October 1st, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav Friday hit out at the judgment in the age-old Ayodhya dispute, saying it was hardly based on legalities."The verdict appears to be ... Read more...

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No proof mosque was built in Babar’s reign: Justice Sudhir Agarwal


September 30th, 2010 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) Justice Sudhir Agarwal, one of the three judges who delivered the Ayodhya judgment, in his order differed with his colleague Justice S.U. Khan that the mosque at the ... Read more...

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Rubabuddin charges Modi with contempt of apex court


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 1 (IANS) Rubabuddin Sheikh, the brother of staged-shootout victim Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Wednesday served a legal notice on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi charging him with contempt of the Supreme ... Read more...

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Patrick Swayze changed character when he hit the bottle


April 9th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 9 (ANI): Patrick Swayze's widow Lisa Niemi says the star's character changed after he took to the bottle.Lisa Niemi was by Swayze's side when he died last year due ... Read more...

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Waqar Younis urges ex-Pak greats to help inject faith, discipline in team


March 7th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar.7 (ANI): Newly appointed Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has urged former Pakistani cricketers to help him renew the lost faith and discipline in the struggling squad.Younis, Pakistan's fourth coach in ... Read more...

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Positivity of Yes Man attracted me, says Jim Carrey


December 24th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): Hollywood actor Jim Carrey has revealed that he was so impressed by the positive-minded script of Yes Man that he had no option but to give his ... Read more...

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We don’t go to sun to worship it, Swamy tells apex court


May 7th, 2008 - 11:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday had to contend with a blunt answer to its poser as to who goes to the Rama Sethu in the sea to worship ... Read more...

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Ram Setu an ancient heritage, Jayalalitha tells apex court


May 1st, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Ram Setu, in the eye of a row over a shipping canal project, is "an ancient heritage of the country's composite culture" and the government is ... Read more...

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Is religion a figment of human imagination?


April 28th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by admin
London, April 28 (ANI): A leading anthropologist has questioned the popular idea that religion developed and spread because it encouraged social bonding, by arguing that faith and belief is nothing but ... Read more...

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