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News Mauritius » Religion: Pope Francis to visit three countries in East Africa

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Publicated on: Wednesday 27 March 2019

Mauritius is a small island nation located off the eastern ... According to the country’s 2011 census, the largest religion in the country is Hinduism at 48.5 percent, followed by Christianity at 32.7 ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Vatican says pope will visit 3 African nations in September

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Publicated on: uesday 26 March 2019

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis will visit the African countries of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius in early September, the Vatican announced on Wednesday. The Vatican said that during the Sept. 4-10 ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Examining how Mauritius escaped the African poverty trap

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Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

It’s hardly surprising that Mauritius has for so long been a popular holiday destination ... It shares, too, the Indian influences in cuisine, religion, and culture. In the capital of Port Louis, ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Forget The Water, Find Warmth At This African Paradise Instead

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Publicated on: Wednesday 02 January 2019

Despite their lives being filled with hardships, many labourers chose to extend their contracts or stay on in Mauritius as workers. Free from the shackles of caste and religion, this was considered a ...

News Mauritius » Religion: 17 reasons why you need to visit Mauritius and Reunion Island

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Publicated on: hursday 28 December 2017

12. The religious diversity. Both Mauritius and Reunion have people of several religions coexisting peacefully. Hinduism is the largest religion of Mauritius, followed by Catholicism, Islam and ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Mauritius: Caught in the crosscurrents of time

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Publicated on: hursday 19 April 2018

In its own way, this other Mauritius is equally imbued with fantasy, a landscape of imaginary homelands revealed through random encounters which the visitor takes back in the form of vivid mental ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Artists show charm of Peking Opera in Mauritius

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Publicated on: onday 16 October 2017

Ten Peking Opera performers from the Tianjin Youth Peking Opera Troupe visited Mauritius and performed at the local China ... Chinese Culture Talk is a series of lectures on Chinese philosophy, ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Amity on Mauritius - a noteworthy election

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Publicated on: Saturday 24 June 2017

Mauritius is a pear-shaped island of 1 million inhabitants near R'eunion, in the western Indian Ocean. The population of 1 million is sharply divided by language, cultural background, religion, and ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Arts, Heritage & Culture

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Publicated on: Sunday 18 February 2018

Mauritius’ diverse population has given it a fascinating ... There is a deep national pride to being Mauritian, despite the lack of any unified religion, language or historic tradition, and they’re ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Mauritius: Religion and Politics

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Publicated on: Saturday 05 March 2011

Some politicians without any substance of their own manipulate the religious beliefs of simple folks to achieve their ends, whilst some people who claim to be religious eye the benefits they can ...

News Mauritius » Religion: Jaundiced Eye – How Mauritius escaped the poverty trap

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Publicated on: Friday 15 February 2019

It shares, too, the Indian influences in cuisine, religion, and culture. When I first visited Mauritius as a teen almost 50 years ago, it was a dirt-poor country, enamoured with radical socialism. My ...

News Mauritius » Religion: No religion preaches terrorism: Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim

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Publicated on: Friday 25 November 2016

Barabanki (UP), Nov 26: Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has said no religion preaches terrorism. No religion preaches terrorism as terrorism has no religion and she wants peace and harmony for ...