Om swastiastu, Om awighnam astung namo sidham! A lot of people are commenting (negatively as well as positively) over why the government of Bali didn’t cover the statues with clothes during the visit of King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia. Also, when he and his group of more than a thousand people arrived […]
Bali: No statues will be covered during Saudi King’s visit!
Bali won’t cover its statues and sculptures as happened in Bogor, West Java town of Indonesia. The controversy broke out as the Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is said to be a conservative and it was earlier rumored that the island of Bali may also have to cover its statues/sculptures as was done by […]
Indonesia: Christian Governor Cries as Blasphemy Trial Begins
Indonesia which has the largest Muslim population in the world has put its minority Christian governor of Jakarta, Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, on a Blasphemy trial for insulting Islam. If sentenced, he may either get a sentence of five years in prison if he is found guilty. Indonesia is considered a moderate nation yet Shariah […]