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Last August marked the anniversary of the 2008 massacre of more than 100 Christians at the hands of a Hindu mob in Kandhamal district in Orissa (Odisha) State, India—and the culprits, though most of them have been identified, have yet to be tried. Eight years later, a Catholic priest who narrowly escaped a most gru...read more
Articles from section "Hinduism"
I don’t know if any group of Muslims sends the Vatican Easter wishes. I do know that the Vatican always sends a message for the end of Ramadan. (To its credit, so does the World Council of …read more
Some parts of an anti-conversion law in the northern Indian state of Hhimachal Pradesh have been declared unconstitutional. The state’s High Court declared that, "a person not only has the …read more
Three people have been arrested in connection with the death earlier this week of a catechist and defender of human rights. The body of Rabindra Parichha was found in Kandhamal district in the …read more
The president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue is inviting Hindus to "join hands in promoting religious freedom as our shared responsibility, by asking the leaders of …read more
Here is the message sent by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue for the Hindu celebration of Deepavali, which begins next Wednesday. * * * Christians and Hindus: together in …read more