# Hindu Rashtra

Hindu attacks on Christians double in India

Victims of persecution are often accused of serious crimes such as sedition and insulting religions, according to new report.Christians feel increasingly unsafe in India amid a rise in Hindu nationalism that often leads to physical attacks.
Hindu attacks on Christians in India have doubled in the past year as part of an unprecedented trend to portray Christians as acting against the state, its religious tolerance and national ethos, according to a newly released report.

Location: 

India rejects visa for Baptist world Alliance President Paul Msiza

Friday, February
Tura: The rejection of the visa application of the president of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), Paul Msiza, by the Indian consulate in South Africa has triggered an uproar in the Christian community in Garo hills of poll-bound Meghalaya.

Location: 

India: Thousands of Christians Protest Torture, Hanging of Pastor Ruled a ‘Suicide’

indian-christians-protest-persecution.jpg
Churchgoers in Tamil Nadu, India, are protesting local officials after police ruled the death of Pastor Gideon Periyaswamy – found hanging in the church with visible signs of beatings – a “suicide.”
Periyaswamy had faced repeated death threats from Hindu nationalists who objected to his effectiveness in converting locals to ChristianityReports have identified Periyaswamy as both an “independent” and “Pentecostal” Christian.

Location: 

India- Federal Government issues advisory regarding threat from Hinditva organisations during Christmas season against Christians

Indian Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said an advisory has been issued to all states to ensure law and order during Christmas in the wake of fringe elements recently threatening some Christian community members against celebrating the festival.

Location: 

Pages