Hinduism

Indian followers of deceased guru Ashutosh Maharaj sit front posters bearing his image at a stall during a congregation at his ashram ahead of a High Court hearing to discuss his possible cremation in Nurmahal on December 14, 2014.

Indian Court Rules Deceased Guru Can Be Kept Preserved In A Freezer

After a three-year legal battle, an Indian court has ruled that followers of a deceased spiritual teacher may continue to keep his body preserved in a freezer. Doctors declared Ashutosh Maharaj, found...
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A Call For A Dalit Revolution [ed]

Exchange occupations to topple caste structures in society. Let the religious institutions and other spaces of power be overtaken by those usually at the receiving end. Let the “humiliating” jobs be taken by the Brahmins and other allied castes. This experience will help drive in an understanding of the brunt of being in a caste Hindu society.
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Follow Religion, Abandon Religious Laws

Religious laws are centuries and even millennia old. They are out of sync with the social, technological and cultural advancements that have taken place over the ages. While certain moral and ethical dimensions may still be invaluable to society, the argument of treating archaic mores as infallible or as laws in the contemporary context does not hold water.