VHP

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VHPVeterans History Project
VHPVisible Human Project
VHPVista Home Premium (Windows operating system; Microsoft)
VHPVan Haren Publishing (Netherlands)
VHPVolcano Hazards Program (USGS)
VHPVishva Hindu Parishad (India)
VHPVisual Hotel Program (software)
VHPVaporized Hydrogen Peroxide (low temperature sterilant)
VHPVery High Pressure
VHPVery High Priority
VHPVolunteer Health Professional
VHPVerenigde Hervormings Partij (Progressive Reform Party - Suriname)
VHPVirtual Home Page (Internet)
VHPVillage Health Project (Uganda)
VHPVéhicule pour Handicapés Physiques (French: Vehicle for the Physically Disabled)
VHPVassar Haiti Project (Poughkeepsie, NY)
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This extended family has within its fold, groups ranging from the Vishva Hindu Parishad to Hindu Mahasabha to the Bajrang Dal and not all of them share the same thinking on subjects like the Constitution of India, Muslim rights, Dalit empowerment, the national anthem etc.
Meanwhile, the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) and other Hindu groups also protested in Karnataka's Sirsi, which led to a clash with police.
The Vishva Hindu Parishad ( VHP) welcomed the family's wish to file a lawsuit.
Advani's presidency also coincided with 'Ramayan' on Doordarshan turning into a Sunday spectacle in homes across India and the Vishva Hindu Parishad demanding a grand temple for Lord Ram at the disputed site in Ayodhya.
With state backing in the 1980s, the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) and BJP began a campaign for the construction of a Rama temple by demolishing hysteric Babri mosque in order to save image of Hinduism.
The RSS and affiliates like Vishva Hindu Parishad are the promoters of this ideology.
And Pravin Togadia, president of Vishva Hindu Parishad, a Hindu nationalist group, demanded that Muslims who have more than two children be punished as criminals.
It also feeds into the movements such as "Ghar Wapsi" spearheaded by BJP-affiliated groups such as Vishva Hindu Parishad and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and their offshoots.
Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) will organise a major "Dharam Sabha" at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on March 1 as part of its nationwide programme to highlight the issues which are its core agenda.
Vishva Hindu Parishad leaders, including its state joint secretary Pappu Varma, complained to the police following which they probed the matter and took action against the accused persons.
Earlier this month, the RSS and its allied saffron units like Bajrang Dal and Vishva Hindu Parishad launched "Ghar Vapasi" (Homecoming) programs by "re-converting" Muslims and Christians to Hinduism.
Togadia is president of the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), a pugnacious group in a family of Hindu nationalist organizations that includes Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).