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In Case You Missed it April 14, 2017

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From the Indian Province of Kerala to the Middle East Conflict: When the Ingroup is Viewed as Eternal

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In the Indian province of Kerala, an awe-inspiring temple towers over the city Thiruvananthapuram. For thousands of years, local maharajas, foreign dynasties, as well as the poor devotees of the region, have donated immense amounts of gold, jewels and other riches to be safe-guarded in the hidden vaults of the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, dedicated to the deity Vishnu.