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Nepal: Hindus exert pressure on Christians

High-caste Hindus who had been harassing a church in Nepal forced it to shut down in early November.

Morning Star News

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Group celebrating the Hindu Festival of Colours in Nepal | photo: iStock

For two months Brahmins, the highest caste from which Hindu priests and teachers are drawn, had disrupted worship of the Pakhluwa Eternal Life Church, in western Nepal’s Palpa District, each week and accused Pastor Tufani Bhar of converting villagers, the pastor said.