All EOS blogs All Spain blogs  Start your own blog Start your own blog 

Live News From Spain As It Happens

Keep up to date with all the latest news from Spain as it happens. The blog will be updated constantly throughout the day bringing you all the latest stories as they break.

Hindu falla burning sparks outrage: Indian man attempts to set himself alight
20 March 2013 @ 23:55

A NEAR-RIOT broke out in Valencia in front of one of the fallas yesterday which featured Hindu gods and goddesses that were about to be burnt down in accordance with the fiesta's tradition, upsetting the city's Indian community. And a 40-year-old Indian man was taken into police custody for attempting to set fire to himself next to the monument. Falleras fought back the crowds of Hindu follows shouting and screaming that the falla monument was going to be burnt whether they liked it or not.

Read more at thinkSPAIN.com



Like 0




0 Comments


Only registered users can comment on this blog post. Please Sign In or Register now.




 

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse you are agreeing to our use of cookies. More information here. x