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    God Idols In Hyderabad India

  • Ganesha idols adorn Indian town before Hindu festival

    PEN: Recently married, Namrata Raut returned to her family home in rural western India to paint hundreds of Ganesha idols ahead of a major Hindu festival celebrating the elephant-headed deity...

    Pen, in Maharashtra state, is renowned for its exquisitely designed and beautifully coloured statues of the auspicious god, which are sold around the world providing the lifeblood of this small community...

  • SC dismayed by absence of idols in Katas Raj temples

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday expressed dismay over the absence of idols in the Sri Ram and Hanuman temples in the Katas Raj temple complex in Chakwal, and sought an explanation from the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) in this regard...

    Pilgrims bring their own idols to worship at Hanuman, Sri Ram temples, court toldThe court was perturbed to learn that two adjacent temples within the premises of the Katas Raj,...

  • Superfan risks bribes, injury to see BD idols

    Bangladesh defeated India by five wickets in Dhaka even though Sachin Tendulkar ended his long wait for his 100th international century in the Asia Cup game...

    I saw the famous Indian fan Sudhir Gautam,” he said, referring to the India superfan who also dons body paint in national colours and has been seen around the world...

  • India court quashes cricket captain Dhoni's 'god' case

    NEW DELHI: India's top court quashed criminal proceedings on Monday against One-Day International (ODI) captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni over a magazine cover depicting him as a Hindu god...

    we have taken note of the complaint and the offence alleged while passing this order,” a bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi said, according to the Press Trust of India...

  • India’s biggest action-movie star ‘is god’

    ”India’s movie industry is the biggest in the world, producing more than 1,600 new films a year in more than 20 local languages...

    Yet he is so beloved — he boasts three million Twitter followers — that his movie release dates are anticipated in India like national holidays...

  • ‘Signature’ of God

    This is one of the mutashabihat verses of the Quran about the creation of Hazrat Adam, the reality of which is known only to God, but it implies the breathing of a spirit from Him, making humans unique to all other creations...

    The 99 names of God are based on His attributes and actions and they are either mentioned or indicated in the Quran...

  • NON-FICTION: A GOD IN EVERY STONE

    In India, too, memorial stones are present extensively in the western/north-western and southern parts, such as Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra...

    The northern and eastern parts of India do not have such relics, probably because of the centuries of Muslim settlement there...

  • Returning to God

    Returning to God is returning home, and we will find that it was our stay in this world that was strange...

    The Quran also likens death to sleep wherein the soul is taken by God and returned (when a person wakes up) but not when death has been decreed...

  • God’s own kingdom

    The Jews regard it as the place where ‘God’s divine presence is manifested more than any other place’...

    Darkness has arrived; my feet are killing me but my peripatetic spirit urges me to continue walking the centuries-old streets where every stone bears testament to the millions of people — Muslims, Jews and Christians, who for thousands of years, have lived, fought and worshipped the one God on this Holy Land...

  • HERITAGE: GOD IN THE MOUNTAINS

    Unaccustomed to the heat of the plains, the British civil and military administrators serving in this part of India developed Thandiani as a summer retreat for themselves and their families...

  • REVIEW: An anatomy of leadership: The God Who Failed by Godbole

    THE book with a lofty title, The God Who Failed, by former Indian bureaucrat Madhav Godbole, is a well-researched study of the 17 years of Jawaharlal Nehru’s premiership, his leadership in general and its influence on India in the subsequent years...

    He is also the author of 10 books in English and eight in Marathi, including Good Governance: Never on India’s Radar, India’s Parliamentary Democracy on Trial and The Holocaust of Indian...

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