Two arrests were reportedly made in connection to the funeral over an alleged breach of COVID rules.
The date of five-day celebration Diwali changes every year according to the Hindu and lunar calendar. This is when this year's festival takes place.
Diwali is just around the corner and it's also known as the "Festival of Lights" for a reason. This is everything you need to know about traditional decorations.
The government of the state with the third-most recorded COVID-19 cases in India has unveiled a special helpline for cattle, a move many are condemning as the region continues to suffer dozens of human deaths a day.
The controversial icon has religious meaning to Hindus and Buddhists that predate the version of the symbol used in Nazi Germany.
The values Thanksgiving celebrates—the importance of family and friends, the comfort of home and a spirit of gratitude—are shared across the world's major faiths.
Diwali, also called the "festival of lights," is a joyous occasion that calls for people to extend good wishes to their family and friends.
If you hear "Diwali" and think of Michael Scott, now's a good time to brush up on your knowledge of the festival.
Diwali is one of the most important festivals in Hinduism.
Witnesses said that the couple kissed each other before throwing themselves in front of an oncoming train.
Thinking of the self as an illusion was assumed to curb fears of death and spark generosity. Researchers were shocked to find otherwise.
An Orthodox Christian activist and his followers have been accused of systematically harassing Hindus in Russia.
Experts believe that the statue was stolen before it was buried.
So why won't the government stop them?
Eating and killing cattle is a source of political and religious tensions across India.
The Supreme Court stepped into a long-standing debate on the influence of religion on voters.
The five periods of yoga reveal the practice has undergone transformations while transcending regions and religions.
Two people suffered gunshot wounds and seven others less serious injuries in a bomb and gun attack on Thursday.
The country's future depends on keeping the holy river alive.
Caste and social inequality persist in India, but the poor are now political in a way unheard of in the decades after independence.