Does Hinduism discriminate against women?

With reference to Baroness Flather’s comment with regards to the Swaminarayan Santha priests remain isolated from seeing the faces of women in 21st centaury published in Asian Voice 13-19 April 2019. 

Wild animal killing is a crime

I was disgusted to hear that Ron Thomson has no regrets about killing 5,000 elephants and 50 hippos. His reasoning is that he is controlling the population of these majestic animals. Who, I wonder,  gave him the God-given right to eliminate these animals?

Jayalalitha, once renowned actress of Tamil Film industry, multimillionaire in her own right, will have to spend four years behind bars, with Rs 100 crore fines, barred from politics for ten years, due to her greed and hunger for power. It was...

With the onset of winter, the usual influenza season is now upon us. Some of us will take the ‘flu jab to protect ourselves from the dreadful disease. The elderly and other vulnerable groups will get free inoculations and should be encouraged...

The word “religion” simply means, “union with God”. Definition is complicated by different interpretations by various genuine/ fake personalities. Their teachings become dogmas to be implemented by force, to form a cult. Dogmas interplay with...

At the present USA is the most powerful nation on our planet. This fact connotes that their Vice President should be the second most informed person on earth, after the president, who has at his command myriads of spy agencies whose reach is...

I congratulate from the very core of my heart both Sri Kailash Satyarthi and Miss Malala Yousafzai for receiving Nobel Peace Prize of 2014. Both of them deserve the award.

I read with interest the recent article by Baroness Flather. Faith schools have an important role in UK, mainly because many children from different faith backgrounds suffer bulllying, feel isolated and under peer pressure to conform to what...



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