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What should be the action on a question which has more than one querries and some of them are duplicates of already existing questions?

I was talking about this question: Was Vivekananda a proponent of birth-based caste-system or the guṇa-based? The title question appears to me as a duplicate of the following question: Is there any ...
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Why is comment deleted, which was pointing out mistake in an answer?

This question is about Who is the goddess depicted as "Bharat Mata" & why is she having Indian tricolor flag? and the comments posted under it. There are problems with on-topicness of ...
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Is there any feature of subscribing to other user's Questions?

Is there any way by which one can subscribe to someone else's questions and whenever answer is added to that question one gets notification via email and/or via Recent inbox messages tab on SE site. ...
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Why is the “some good/bad omens” question not considered “too broad”?

This is about What are some of the good and bad omens? The question asks for both good and bad omens as per scriptures (I think all are also covered because good and bad covers all. If there is no ...
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Should a moderator with extreme bias be removed as moderator?

Both of below posts attempts to denigrate a widely worshiped Hindu God in the guise of a question: Which scripture does Pillai Lokacharya reference in which Shiva enjoins his devotees to offer human ...
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How this question about Vishnu avatara in current mahayuga is a dupe?

I asked a question: What are all the Vishnu avatar from current Mahayuga according to scriptures? then it got closed as a dupe of: What is chronological timeline (in Manvantara and Mahayuga) of ...
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Should questions which will have exactly the same answers be marked as duplicates?

Question A It asks "Which scripture is the source of a verse A?" Question B: This question asks "Which scripture is the source of a verse B and who composed it?" Now, verse A and B both are part ...
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Exactly when can we create a new tag?

For this question, i had created the new tag called horary-astrology. As is evident from the shared wiki link, horary is a distinct branch of astrology. So, for my question it is more apt a tag to use ...
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Are questions about initiatives of external websites which provide resources of Hinduism on-topic?

This question is prompted by the following question: What is IIT Kanpur's proposed service on "Hindu Sacred Texts", all about? So, this is the question about IIT Kanpur and its ...
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How can I make a particular post of interest, to be shown on the main page of active posts?

I added an extra answer to a question because I did not want the question to get lost in the sea of comments already existing and I wanted to bump the original question up on the main page. Mods ...
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Are questions related to certain “practices” which might be “superstitions” likely to be closed?

I recently asked a question, which was promptly closed as off topic, citing: This question does not appear to be about Hindu religion, within the scope defined in the help center The question ...
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Why was my edit rejected?

I edited this question, and Keshav rejected the edit. I edited the tags. This was the main purpose for my edit, as I said in the summary. Is it really better for it to be untagged than to have the ...