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    California School Text Books

    Namaste,

    Another attempt was made to eliminate 'India' and 'Hinduism' from California school textbooks.

    http://www.ndtv.com/indians-abroad/h...fornia-1291424

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/vamsee...b_9528082.html

    Pranam.
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    Re: California Text Books

    Hari Om

    Namaste BelieverJi,

    Signed the petition. Thanks for sharing. Take solace in the Truth is the Truth, etc., but the fact that this "stuff" hurts people in the here and now, and believe whether intended or not, attacks what can benefit all, for what purpose?

    Om Shanti Shanti Shanti

    FFTW

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    Re: California Text Books

    Namaste Believer ji,

    Thank you for posting this. I signed the petition.

    praṇām
    śrīmate nārāyaṇāya namaḥ

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    Re: California Text Books

    Namaste,

    Some more on the controversy,
    http://www.indiawest.com/news/global...7fc5e9633.html

    Pranam.

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    Re: California Text Books

    Vannakkam: The petitioners won, and India will not be replaced by South Asia.

    Aum Namasivaya

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    California Lt. Governor goes to bat for Hindus


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    Battle continues in California Courts


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    Re: Battle continues in California Courts

    Hari Om!

    Thank-you for posting the update. Refreshing to see the slight progress but completely disheartening to know the final result. Quite simply, it hurts.

    If the caste system were portrayed fairly as it was originally intended, fine, but it is clear that it wasn't. And even at that as the article states, that is hotly debated. The lawsuit is a fantastic first step in getting the school board to accurately portray Hinduism. Let's hope that the outcome is in our favor.

    Om

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