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Katelyn Beaty

Katelyn Beaty is an author at Religion News Service.

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Taj Mahal vandalized as Hindu nationalists dispute site’s Muslim origins

By Katelyn Beaty — June 19, 2018
NEW DELHI (RNS) — Hindu nationalists recently vandalized a gate at the Taj Mahal, the world-famous monument built by a Muslim emperor in the 17th century. The incident is part of rising anti-Muslim sentiment and violence throughout India since the Hindu nationalist party won the 2014 general election.
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