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Hindu Immigration.

Hindu Immigration.

hearings before the United States House Committee on Immigration and Naturalization, Sixty-Third Congress, second session, on Apr. 16, 1914

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emigration and immigration law -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Considers (63) H.R. 102, (63) H.R. 6440, (63) H.R. 9044

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationii, 127-148 p
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15272646M

    The second kind of Hinduism that has grown in America since the s is what I would call “temple-Hinduism,” brought by immigrants from India and the Caribbean. Hinduism is an ancient religion with diverse traditions such as Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism and others. Each tradition has a long list of Hindu texts, with subgenre based on syncretization of ideas from Samkhya, Nyaya, Yoga, Vedanta and other schools of Hindu philosophy. Of these some called Sruti are broadly considered as core scriptures of Hinduism, but beyond the Sruti, the list of.

    The Hindu 3 mins President Donald Trump said his new U.S. immigration ban would last for 60 days and apply to those seeking “green cards” for permanent residency in an effort to protect Americans seeking to regain jobs lost because of the coronavirus.   Being Indian in Trump’s America. By Amitava Kuma r. Ma the Dotbusters—the name a reference to the bindi worn by Hindu women on their foreheads. signed the Immigration and.

    Immigration debates flood news sources today, but the realities experienced by those who flee their homes in search of new opportunities — even political asylum — oftentimes end up shoved to the margins. Though mostly fiction, the following literary works offer up a valuable, varied glimpse into what life is like in America for immigrants. The book also details the unique practices that have emerged in South Africa and how Hinduism in the diaspora could be shaped by local social and political conditions as well as immigration patterns. The book reflects the diversity of Hindu practices and the survival of many village traditions that were brought to South AfricaFrom dust.


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My library. The book was lauded among his followers initially, but it became a countercultural sensation only in the late s when it was widely regarded as the “hippie Bible.” Owing to restrictive U.S. immigration policy, Hinduism would not enter into mainstream America as anything other than a caricature of its Indian expressions for decades.

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But following Septem American openness to immigrants and openness to other beliefs have come into question. In a timely manner, Religion and Immigration provides comparative perspectives on Protestants, Catholics, Muslims and Jews entering the American scene.

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This is an ideal reference for students and scholars of Hinduism.5/5(2). Hinduism is a minority religion in the United States of America, ranking fourth largest, and constituting % of the population. The vast majority of American Hindus are immigrants from South Asia (mainly India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, some from Bhutan, Maldives, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Myanmar), Indonesia (mainly Bali and Java.

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