Analysis Of Competing Fundamentalisms by Sathiayanathan Clarke

Reverend Doctor Sathiyanathan Clarke is a renowned professor of Theology at the Wesley Theological Seminary. In his epoch making work 'Competing Fundamentalisms', he analyzes fundamentalism in Christianity, Islam and Hinduism. 'Religious fundamentalism in the 21st century is a beast with many heads'. Clarke seeks a dialogical interpretation of fundamentalism. The aim of religious fundamentalism is…

Book Review: Death's a Beach

Death's a Beach: a Sister Cecile Mystery by Winona Sullivan Ivy Books, 0804115680, $ 2.95 Sister Cecile Buddenbrooks is no ordinary nun, at least not the kind any survivor of Catholic school (like myself) would recognize. An heiress with a private investigator's license (see previous mysteries A Sudden Death at the Norfolk Cafe and Dead…

Congress, BJP, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Lalu Prasad Yadav: The Biggest Winners and Losers of Ayodhya’s Mandir-Masjid Politics

Lucknow:In a historical moment, the Supreme Court on Saturday unanimously ruled that the 2.77 acre of disputed land in Ayodhya — the flashpoint of religious and political tensions for decades — will be handed over to a trust for the construction of a Ram Temple. However, a meticulous examination of the long-spanning saga that is…

Ayodhya Verdict: Hauntingly Quiet Since Death of Main Sculptor, Ram Mandir ‘Karyashala’ to Resume Work Soon

Lucknow: The Nirman Karyashala, a “workshop” where stones for the ‘Ram Temple’ proposed to be built in Ayodhya, has been hauntingly quiet since the passing of his principal sculptor. The sculpting work will now resume after the Supreme Court’s verdict on Saturday that has cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple…

Ultimate Verdict, Says Archaeologist Who Was Part of ASI Team That Led Excavation at Ayodhya Site

Kozhikode (Kerala): Former archaeologist KK Muhammed, who headed the North Division of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has said that Saturday’s judgment is “ultimate and nothing better could have come out”. The historic judgment of the Supreme Court directed the Centre to form within three months a trust which will build a temple at…

The Story of Ed Hardy Apparel

What do Snoop Dogg and Sylvester Stallone have in common? Unfortunately it's not a hot new musical collaboration. It's a brand new line from a hot designer. He doesn't work for Dolce and Gabbana, Burberry or Chanel, it's Ed Hardy clothing, a brand new, original line from Christian Audigier. Don Ed Hardy, legendary tattooist, is…