As part of its latest cover on 'The Many Ramayanas', Outlook asked people across India who Ram is and what the Ramayana means to them. What we found is a rich oeuvre of testimonies, histories, emotions and identities.
In a statement, the Vishva Hindu Parishad alleged violent demonstrations were held and stones pelted at temples and houses after prayers in mosques on June 10 as part of a well-planned conspiracy to defame India globally.
As the campaign to remove the Gyanvapi mosque in Varanasi gains momentum, another Ayodhya looms large over India.
Udaipur Tailor Killing: Members of the RSS, VHP and other Hindu organisations attended the demonstration called under the banner of ‘Sarv Hindu Samaj’ and demanded death penalty for the accused.
Besides the district police force, contingents of Karnataka State Reserved Police have also been deployed. The roads have been barricaded and security pickets have been erected in the town.
The VHP activists were detained from the school premises, where they had gathered to protest against some girls wearing hijab, inspector M B Rathod of Kapodra police station said.
The report revealed that the donors from Ayodhya district have the maximum number of bounced cheques, exceeding 2,000. Insufficient balance in the account has also emerged to be one of the main reasons for bouncing of...
The nationwide fund-raiser for Ram Mandir Trust in early 2021, which was treated as a national programme with the tacit backing of the State, was replicated from the 1989 mass campaign for Ram Shila Pujan.
It will carry out an extensive public contact programme to reach out to the people belonging to various castes with the message that "all Hindus are one".
"Efforts will also be made to bring those who have converted to other faiths back to the Hindu religion," he added.
Vishva Hindu Parishad demanded that authorities "crackdown on institutions and organizations like Darul Uloom Deoband and PFI (Popular Front of India) that...
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has set the ball rolling to make it mandatory to teach and read the Bhagwad Gita in all schools, higher educational...
Hindu groups target Basavaraj Bommai government over implementation of Supreme Court order to raze illegal buildings.
VHP leaders accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of being ‘anti-Hindu’ after she refused to speak at a public event in Kolkata on Saturday...
With renewed calls by some Hindu fringe groups for ‘reclaiming’ temples in Kashi and Mathura getting shriller, there is growing apprehension in...
The VHP's working president said its mission was not just to build a temple at the birthplace of Lord Ram but to establish a 'Ram Rajya' as well.
The Ayodhya verdict puts a legal seal on the goal of the rath yatra that led to Babri Masjid’s demolition. What does it mean for the future of the BJP-RSS...
In Outlook this week, a diary from Ayodhya dated December 6, 1992
What the long term repercussions of the Ayodhya judgment are will unfold in time. But there will be repercussions of course.
The demolition of the Babri Masjid was a criminal act. Yet, possession of the land, on which it was situated, has been awarded to a to-be-formed Hindu trust.
Was the date of the Supreme Court judgment decided on basis of auspicious time as per the Hindu calendar?
Savarkar remains one of the most talked about individual to this day whose truth is not in black and white but lies in the grey.
Delay in disposing of the Babri Masjid demolition case has not amused Justice MS Liberhan, whose Commission had accused LK Advani, Uma Bharti and MM Joshi...
VHP working president Alok Kumar, in a statement, said the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas had obtained the land for the construction of the Ram temple.
The VHP international chief also alleged that the Congress's "vote-bank politics" was responsible for creating hassles in the construction of the Ram temple.