The BabriMasjid/Ayodhya Judgement of 2010 – Some questions for today

  Babri Masjid before its demolition. It was still a mosque in 1992 when Hindutva mobs demolished it, and namaz was offered there until 1949 when under growing pressure from Hindutva forces, it was locked and made out of bounds for the public. However, Hindu puja was permitted there once a year. This post is … More The BabriMasjid/Ayodhya Judgement of 2010 – Some questions for today

The muezzin’s last call at Babri Masjid: Krishna Jha and Dhirendra K Jha

This guest post by KRISHNA JHA and DHIRENDRA K JHA is an excerpt from their book, Ayodhya: The Dark Night, about the original Ayodhya conspiracy of 22 December 1949 The sound of a thud reverberated through the medieval precincts of the Babri Masjid like that of a powerful drum and jolted Muhammad Ismael, the muezzin, … More The muezzin’s last call at Babri Masjid: Krishna Jha and Dhirendra K Jha

The Uttar Pradesh administration has a prominent role in the burning of Bhadarsa: Rihai Manch

This release was put out by the RIHAI MANCH on 9 November Jannatunisa, a victim of violence in Bhadarsa Faizabad 9 November 2012: An investigation team of Rihai Manch visited the Bhadarsa village which was affected by communal violence during Dussehra celebrations. The team found out that the violence was well planned and was executed … More The Uttar Pradesh administration has a prominent role in the burning of Bhadarsa: Rihai Manch

भदरसा के जलने में प्रशासन की अहम भूमिका: रिहाई मंच

This release in Hindi about recent communal violence in the Bhadarsa area of Faizabad district of Uttar Pradesh comes to us from the RIHAI MANCH. Please help us translate this into English by translating just one paragraph in the comments Jannatunisa फैजाबाद, 9 नवम्बर 2012। रिहाई मंच के जांचदल ने दशहरा के दौरान हुयी साम्प्रदायिक … More भदरसा के जलने में प्रशासन की अहम भूमिका: रिहाई मंच

Ayodhya for Buddhists: All India Confederation of SC/ST Organisations

Press release from the ALL INDIA CONFEDERATION OF SC/ST ORGANISATIONS Neither Hindus nor Muslims are entitled to the disputed land at Ayodhya. SLP filed in Supreme Court claming the title for the Buddhists. New Delhi, 7th January, 2011 Dr. Udit Raj, Chairman of Buddha Education Foundation and the All India Confederation of SC/ST Organisations, told … More Ayodhya for Buddhists: All India Confederation of SC/ST Organisations

“Nobody Can Stop The Revolution”

Over the weekend, a number of journalists received the following statement from Ganapathy; General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Maoist). In the text, Ganapathy clarifies the Maoist stance on a broad range of topics – particularly Kashmir, the Commonwealth Games, the Ayodhya Verdict, Mamta Bannerjee in Bengal, Obama and the North East. However, … More “Nobody Can Stop The Revolution”