Religious Freedom

म किन आतंकवादी बनिनँः रघु बालचन्द्रन, श्रीलंका (‘Why I’m Not A Terrorist’: Victim Of Extreme Hate In Sri Lanka)

[ 0 ] May 11, 2019 |
म किन आतंकवादी बनिनँः रघु बालचन्द्रन, श्रीलंका (‘Why I’m Not A Terrorist’: Victim Of Extreme Hate In Sri Lanka)

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka— Raghu Balachandran has something in common with the nine suicide bombers who killed at least 257 people, including 45 children, and injured over 500 others on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka. Just like them, Raghu belongs to a persecuted religious and ethnic minority wrestling with a sense of alienation in this Buddhist-majority […]

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शान्ति र्यालीपछि पुनरूत्थान समारोह जावलाखेल चोकमा, बिहान ८ः०० बजे, रक्तदान कार्यक्रम पनि

[ 0 ] April 20, 2019 |
शान्ति र्यालीपछि पुनरूत्थान समारोह जावलाखेल चोकमा, बिहान ८ः०० बजे, रक्तदान कार्यक्रम पनि

पुनरूत्थान समारोह अायोजक समितिका अनुसार पुनरूत्थान समारोह जावलाखेल चोकको वडा ४ र नेपाल बैंक अगाडिको खुल्ला स्थानमा हुँदैछ । ८ः०० बजेभित्रमा शान्ति पदयात्रा गर्दै त्यहाँ पुग्ने कार्यक्रम रहेको अायोजक समितिले जानकारी दिएको छ । अाज अपरान्ह भएको प्रेयर वाक र अन्तिम भेटघाटका क्षणहरू सहित । “ललितपुर क्षेत्रको भोलि हुने इष्टर भेला जावालाखेलमा बिहान ठिक ८:०० […]

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दाङमा ख्रीष्टमसकाे सन्देश: पास्टर टंक सुवेदी

[ 0 ] January 1, 2019 |
दाङमा ख्रीष्टमसकाे सन्देश: पास्टर टंक सुवेदी

दाङमा जागृति कार्यक्रममा वरिष्ट पास्टर टंक सुवेदीले ख्रिष्टियन, मानव अधिकारकर्मी र पत्रकारहरूलार्इ ख्रीष्टमसकाे सन्देश सुनाएर जागृत गराउनुभयाे । उहाँकाे अनुसार ८००० भन्दा बढी सहभागी भएका थिए । ख्रीष्ट सबैकाे लागि प्राण अर्पण गर्नु अाउनुभयाे । ख्रीष्टियनहरूलार्इ नै बप्तिस्मा दिइन्छ । कसैलार्इ पनि बाध्यता गरिदैन । प्रचार गर्न राेकिदैन । –  Thomas Bogaty

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माननीय गृह मन्त्री रामबहादुर थापा “बादल” ज्यूको ध्यानाकर्षण गरिएको बारे

[ 0 ] December 31, 2018 |
माननीय गृह मन्त्री रामबहादुर थापा “बादल” ज्यूको ध्यानाकर्षण गरिएको बारे

नेपाल राष्ट्रिय मण्डली सङ्गतिका अध्यक्ष तथा महासचिव क्रमशः पास्टरद्वय सूर्यबहादुर बल (हनोक) तामाङ र शेरबहादुर ए.सी. र नेपाल ख्रीष्टियन समाजका अध्यक्ष तथा सचिव पास्टरद्वय कृष्णबहादुर (बर्णबास) श्रेष्ठ र मुकुन्द शर्मा उपस्थित् भई गृह मन्त्रीज्यूलाई ध्यानाकर्षण पत्र बुझाउनुभएको छ ।   मिति : २०७५ पुस १५ गते । माननीय गृह मन्त्री रामबहादुर थापा “बादल” ज्यू, गृह […]

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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC CREATES NEW SPACES FOR FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF

[ 0 ] December 21, 2018 |
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC CREATES NEW SPACES FOR FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF

” The formation of national groups in countries such as the Dominican Republic gives IPPFoRB the opportunity to focus on local understandings and explanations of freedom of religion or belief’’ David Anderson, MP Canada and Chair of the IPPFoRB Steering Committee With the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights being celebrated last […]

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दशौं राष्ट्रिय मानव अधिकार महाभेला सम्पन्न (Human Rights Magna Meet 2018)

[ 0 ] December 15, 2018 |
दशौं राष्ट्रिय मानव अधिकार महाभेला सम्पन्न (Human Rights Magna Meet 2018)

70 th International Human Rights Day and 10th Human Rights Magna Meet 2018 Concludes with 35 Point Declaration December 15, Lalitpur दशौं राष्ट्रिय मानव अधिकार महा भेला सम्पन्न मंसिर २९, ललितपुर ७० औँ अन्तरराष्ट्रयि मानव अधकिार दिवस तथ दशौं राष्ट्रिय मानव अधिकार महा भेला हिजो साता व्यापी विविध कार्यक्रमसाथ सम्पन्न भएको छ । ललतिपुर जावलाखेल […]

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नेपाल इसाई गैरसरकारी संस्था संगठनको प्रदेश नम्बर तीनको भेला

[ 0 ] November 17, 2018 |
नेपाल इसाई गैरसरकारी संस्था संगठनको प्रदेश नम्बर तीनको भेला

Network of Christian Organizations in Nepal (NeCON), Province No. 3 Gathering) 16 November, 2018, Lalitpur नेपाल इसाई गैरसरकारी संस्था संगठन (नेकोन) को प्रदेश नम्बर तीनको तदर्थ समिति गठन कार्तिक ३०, शुक्रवार ललितपुर ललितपुरको तल्छिखेल स्थित नहेम्याह इन्स्टिट्युटको हलमा नेपाल इसाई गैरसरकारी संस्था संगठन (नेकोन) को प्रदेश नम्बर तीनको भेला अयोजना भएको छ साथै उक्त भेलाले […]

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आशिया बिबी अझै पाकिस्तानी जेलमैः सुरक्षा खतरा अति उच्च

[ 0 ] November 8, 2018 |
आशिया बिबी अझै पाकिस्तानी जेलमैः सुरक्षा खतरा अति उच्च

गत हप्ता मात्रै करिब दशक लामो कैद काटेर र मृत्यु दण्डको सजाय पाएकोमा सर्वोच्च अदालतबाट निर्दोष ठहर भइ सजाय माफी पाएकी अाशिया बिबी अझै जेलमै छिन् । कारण हो त्यहाँका मुश्लिम अतिवादीहरूको चाैतर्फी दबाव र सरकारको चर्को अालोचना अनि बिबीको परिवार र उनलाइ निर्दोष फैसला दिने न्यायाधीशमाथि समेत जानलेवा अाक्रमणको धम्की । यस्तो सुरक्षा खतराका बिच, […]

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आजको आवश्यकताः साम्प्रदायिक सदभाव र सहिष्णुता

[ 0 ] October 29, 2018 |
आजको आवश्यकताः साम्प्रदायिक सदभाव र सहिष्णुता

अक्टोबर २७ तारिख  अन्तरराष्ट्रिय धार्मिक स्वतन्त्रता दिवस पर्दछ। गत शनिवार यसै दिन, यहूदी मतप्रति गहिरो घृणा पाल्ने एक व्यक्तिले यहूदी सभाघरमा पसेर अन्धाधुन्द गोली प्रहार गर्दा ११ जनाको मृत्यु भएको घटनाले सारा विश्व स्तब्ध भएको छ।  साथै यस घटनाले, यस दिवसले सम्झना गराउने  धार्मिक स्वतन्त्रताको अवधारणा कति महत्वपूर्ण रहेछ भन्ने कुरा पनि स्पष्ट पारेको छ। […]

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INTERNATIONAL PARLIAMENTARIANS RAISE CONCERNS ABOUT ANTI-CONVERSION LAWS

[ 0 ] August 10, 2018 |
INTERNATIONAL PARLIAMENTARIANS RAISE CONCERNS ABOUT ANTI-CONVERSION LAWS

 9 August 2018 CSW joined a delegation of international parliamentarians on a fact-finding and solidarity mission to Nepal from 31 July to 2 August, and raised freedom of religion or belief (FoRB) concerns with Nepalese government officials. The mission comprised parliamentarians from Canada, Bolivia, Myanmar, South Africa and Georgia who are also members of the […]

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आगामी भदौ २०७५ सालदेखि लागू हुन लागेको ‘फौजदारी ऐन’ का बारे जानी राखौ

[ 0 ] May 26, 2018 |
आगामी भदौ २०७५ सालदेखि लागू हुन लागेको ‘फौजदारी ऐन’ का बारे जानी राखौ

‘आगामी भदौ २०७५ सालदेखि लागू हुन लागेको ‘फौजदारी ऐन’ का बारे जानी राखौ । ‘ केही हप्ता अगाडी कुमार सिंह बिष्टले पास्टर टंक सुबेदीसँग लिनुभइको अन्तवार्ता। अन्तर्वार्ता सँग संबन्धित संदर्भ सामग्री निम।न अनुशार छनः सन्दर्भ १: संबैधानीक व्यवस्था नेपालको संविधानमा धर्मसंबन्धी व्यवस्था ४. नेपाल राज्य (१) नेपाल स्वतन्त्र, अविभाज्य, सार्वभौमसत्तासम्पन्न, धर्मनिरपेक्ष, समावेशी, लोकतन्त्रात्मक, समाजवाद उन्मुख, संघीय […]

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UK calls for action to secure freedom of religion for 80% of world’s population

[ 0 ] October 26, 2017 |
UK calls for action to secure freedom of religion for 80% of world’s population

October 25, 2017 By World Watch Monitor A delegation of parliamentarians recently visited Nepal, where it met with civil organisations and government ministers to discuss issues around religious freedom (World Watch Monitor) A new report urges the UK and other governments to take practical measures to turn the rhetoric of ‘freedom of religion or belief’ into […]

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NEPAL PRESIDENT SIGNS ANTICONVERSION BILL INTO LAW

[ 0 ] October 24, 2017 |
NEPAL PRESIDENT SIGNS ANTICONVERSION BILL INTO LAW

A Criminal Code Bill, which includes clauses that criminalise religious conversion and the ‘hurting of religious sentiment’, was signed into law on 16 October by Nepali President Bidhya Devi Bhandari. The Bill was passed by the Nepali parliament on 8 August. Human rights defenders had appealed to the president to not sign the Bill into law. Pastor Tanka […]

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Criminal Code 2074 Enacted by the President

[ 1 ] October 18, 2017 |
Criminal Code 2074 Enacted by the President

18/10/2017, Kathmandu, Rhema Subedi The criminal code designed to integrate and amend existing laws on Criminal offense-registered at the parliament on 15 October 2014 by Narahari Acharya, then Minister of Law, Justice, Constituent Assembly and Parliamentary Affairs of Nepal -was passed by the parliament of Nepal on 8th of August, 2017. It was enacted by the president, […]

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Delegation of International Parliamentarians for Religious Freedom to Nepal Kathmandu

[ 0 ] October 12, 2017 |
Delegation of International Parliamentarians for Religious Freedom to Nepal Kathmandu

Members of the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief (IPPFoRB) made a week long fact finding visit (8-12 October) to Nepal at the invitation of Lok Mani Dhakal, a member of Nepali parliament and chairperson of the IPP FoRB – Nepal Chapter. The five member delegation consisted of: David Anderson, MP […]

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MP Lokmani Dhakal urges the Parliament to remove the anti-conversion section from the bill

[ 0 ] August 10, 2017 |
MP Lokmani Dhakal urges the Parliament to remove the anti-conversion section from the bill

MP Lokmani Dhakal urges the Parliament to remove the anti-conversion section from the bill.

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International Religiou Freedom Day observed in Kathmandu

[ 0 ] October 28, 2016 |
International Religiou Freedom Day observed in Kathmandu

“Dharmik Chautari Nepal”, on 27th October 2016, organized an informal interaction program to mark the “International Religious Freedom Day” at Hotel Himalayan, Lalitpur, Nepal. 30 participants representing civil societies, journalists and different religious groups namely Buddhist, Jain, Muslim, Sikh and Christians participated in the program.

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Minorities fear backlash over Sri Lanka’s proposed new constitution

[ 1 ] January 29, 2016 |
Minorities fear backlash over Sri Lanka’s proposed new constitution

Sri Lanka’s minority religious groups are concerned after Buddhist hardliners reacted angrily to the President’s proposed new constitution. President Maithripala Sirisena’s new constitution, proposed on 9 Jan., would decentralise power in a bid to prevent ethnic tensions in the country, but Buddhist hardliners say it contains provisions that regulate the power of the Buddhist clergy. […]

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RLF and DC Articulates Nepalese Parliamentarians on Inter-Religious Concerns

[ 0 ] December 22, 2015 |
RLF and DC Articulates Nepalese Parliamentarians on Inter-Religious Concerns

Religious Liberty Forum (RLF) and Dharmik Chautari (DC) Nepal drew attention of parliamentarians on full religious freedom in the country. Nepal being declared as secular country in 2007, now has institutionalized through its new constitution- 2015. DC and RLF again welcomed it as a new progressive constitution.

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आस्थाको निम्ति बहस -२ Audio

[ 0 ] August 17, 2015 |
आस्थाको निम्ति बहस -२ Audio

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