Tag: Hindu nationalism

Eight Christians assaulted by radical nationalists in India’s Odisha state

Over two thousand cases of hate crimes against Christians took place in Odisha from January 2016 to June 2020.

Adivasi Christian Families Attacked by Hindu Radicals in Chhattisgarh

On May 20, the home of two Adivasi Christian families was attacked by a mob of radical Hindu nationalists.

Christian family badly beaten in Chhattisgarh State, India

An Indian Christian family was brutally attacked by radical Hindu Nationalists for refusing to deny their Christian faith

India: Religious conversion ban threatening Christians may be expanded

According to Evangelical Fellowship of India, at least 366 violent attacks on India's Christian community were reported in 2019.

Authorities unresponsive and hostile against Christians in Northeast India

Police officers in another area of Jharkhand falsely accused a Christian’s relatives of an assault that left a woman unconscious.

Christian film set attacked by radical Hindu nationalists

Members of the AHP and Bajrang Dal considered that the set was located "too close" to a Hindu temple.

False allegations in lynching in Western India pose threat to Christians

Hindu nationalists again want to stir up anti-Christian sentiment.

Police detain Christians providing aid to the poor in Tamil Nadu, India

Picture shows a Christian family deprived of homes and food in India

Despite hostility and rising nationalism, the Church in India continues to grow

According to National General Secretary of the All-India Christian Council, most Hindus view Christianity as a foreign religion.

High Court in India rejects plea by Hindu nationalists to ban conversions

Upadhyay’s petition suggested enacting a law that would regulate and prevent religious conversions by force or deceit.