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22 April, 2015 12:10 AM ‘Follow the principles of Basaveshwara’

The birth anniversary of Saint Basaveshwara was celebrated throughout the district on Tuesday. While the district administration remembered Basaveshwara at the Sri Nalwadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar Kala Mandir here, local administrations and members of the Veerashaiva faith celebrated the birth anniversary at taluk centres. Siddeshwara Swami of Vijayapura 10

22 April, 2015 12:10 AM ‘Basaveshwara’s ideals relevant for all times’

Vinay Kumar Sorake, Urban Development Minister, said on Tuesday that people should follow the ideals and teachings of the 12th Century social reformer, saint and composer, Sri Basaveshwara, which were relevant for all times. He was speaking at the Basaveshwara Jayanti celebrations organised by the district administration here. Mr. Sorake said that the vachanas 8

22 April, 2015 12:06 AM Lingayatism is a way of life: Prabhakar Kore

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Prabhakar Kore, MP, who is also a prominent Lingayat leader, has sparked another controversy saying Lingayatism is neither a religion nor a caste. “At best, it is a way of life similar to the one conceptualised by saints and spiritual leaders such as Gautam Buddha,” he said at a function to celebrate Basava Jayanti 7

22 April, 2015 12:06 AM Basaveshwara’s ideals formed basis of principles of social justice

Tributes paid to reformer on his 882nd birth anniversary Municipal Administration and Minority Affairs Minister Qamarul Islam has said that the philosophy and ideals of the 12th century social reformer Basaveshwara and his contemporaries formed the basis for principles of social justice incorporated in the Indian Constitution. Speaking after inaugurating 22

22 April, 2015 12:06 AM Seminar on Rajkumar from Friday

The Central University of Karnataka and Rangayana, Kalaburagi, will jointly host a two-day national seminar on “Dr Rajkumar: Indian Theatre and Cinema” from Friday at S.M. Pandit Rangamandira in Kalaburagi. Head of the Department of English in the Central University of Karnataka Basavaraj P. Donur has said that Minister of State for Kannada and Culture 10

22 April, 2015 12:05 AM Bike rally highlights atrocities against Tibetans

Fourteen Tibetans living in the Doeguling Tibetan Settlement in Mundgod in Uttar Kannada district of Karnataka reached here on Tuesday from Chennai on a bike rally aimed at creating public opinion among the people of India against the inhuman repressive measures which the Chinese government has unleashed against the Tibetans in Tibet. Ghudak and Lobsang 10

21 April, 2015 12:09 PM ‘Basaveshwara struggled against paternal system’

Though the 12th century social reformer Basaveshwara struggled against the exploitative paternal system and create a new world order where women enjoyed equal rights and there was no discrimination on the basis of religion or caste, the paternal system was still in vogue in the society, said N. Jayaram, Deputy Commissioner. He was addressing a gathering 8

21 April, 2015 11:28 AM ‘Basava Jayanti Utsav’ gives a melodious touch to celebrations

"Ideologies of Basaveshwara and spirit of the ‘Sharana’ movement can be seen in modern law books like the Constitution of India". Several cultural programmes were organised as part of Basava Jayanti celebrations in Bidar for three days starting from April 19. The ‘Basava Jayanti Utsav’ committee invited senior classical musicians like Parameshwar Hegde 18

21 April, 2015 9:21 AM ‘He upheld dignity of physical labour’

Rich tributes were paid to Basaveshwara and his spiritual contribution by Basaveshwari Mataji, head of the Basavadhama of Attivedi village at Mundgod taluk in Uttara Kannada district. She said the reformer-poet, through his philosophy of `kayaka tatva', had upheld the value of physical labour back in the 12th century when it was looked down upon. She was delivering 9

21 April, 2015 12:49 AM I don't blame them: Manisha Koirala

Born again, after a near-brush with death, Manisha Koirala is filled with hope for her new life her new goals, and her determination to not mess up her life and career a second time. Manisha who has worked with the best of director from Sanjay Leela Bhansali to Mani Ratnam is now looking to rebuild her career. Tragically she's a victim of a perception 26