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Vatican sends message of ‘Fraternity and Peaceful Coexistence’ to Hindus on Deepavali!

The Vatican has extended Deepavali greetings to the Hindus across the world. Here is the unedited full text: Believers: Builders of Fraternity and Peaceful Coexistence Dear Hindu Friends, The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue sends you cordial greetings and sincere good wishes as you celebrate Deepavali on 27 October this year. May this festival of […]

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Fearing eastern mysticism, this Catholic college wants to ban Yoga

While the Benedictine College (BC), a Roman Catholic college in Atchison (Kansas), wants to abolish yoga fearing eastern mysticism; Vatican Library carries many yoga-related books, including “How to know God. The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali”. Prominent US Roman Catholic universities/colleges—University of Notre Dame, Georgetown University, College of the Holy Cross, Boston College, Villanova University, Santa […]

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Vatican wishes Hindus a very Happy Diwali!

Vatican has wished Hindus across the world. Dear Hindu Friends, that is how Vatican started its Diwali greetings. The Vatican greetings were sent by the President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran. The greetings for Diwali titled Christians and Hindus: Promoting hope among families spoke at length over  the family values. […]