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Complaint-Targeted downvoting on my posts

There is a continuous 12 downvotes on my 12 posts at about the same time.So i suspect foul play here. Most of the questions are valid and the answers which were downvoted are correct too.But that of ...
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Are Questions on Yoga and Pranayam On-topic?

Since Hinduism is such vast and full of rich and diverse subject, as a community we need to agree on few on-topics/off-topics hints I guess. According to Hinduism.SE Help centre below are on-topic ...
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What is meant by “modified by Community”?

What is meant by "modified by Community"? Also, in this case no edits or modifications are visible to me. So,then what actually is this modification & what purpose does it serve?
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Do moderators have the privilege to move answers of closed duplicate questions to the original question?

Do moderators have the privilege to move answers of questions, that are closed because they are duplicate of some other question on the same topic, under the original question? If yes, can they do so ...
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FAQ Index for Hinduism Stack Exchange

Community FAQ For Hinduism Stack Exchange and Hinduism Meta Stack Exchange For official guidance from Stack Exchange, visit the Help Center. HinduismSE is part of a wider network; for issues that ...
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Can moderators delete comments without notifying the user and without citing valid reasons?

My comments which were posted under this question were deleted. Question-Is it normal for site moderators to delete any comment without showing any reasons for the deletion? Also,isn't the concerned ...
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How to create a new chat room that's specific to Hinduism.SE?

I see a lot of clutter at chat.stackexchange.com as Stack Exchange chats don't seem to be site-specific. How do I manually create a new chat room on Hinduism.SE for discussing a subject that is ...
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How do I search the comments of Hinduism.SE?

As it says in the title, how do I search through comments of Hinduism.SE or meta.Hinduism.SE? E.g., I'm interested in finding out all answers that lacked references or citations of a credible source ...
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Atheism vs. Agnosticism - one tag will do or do we need two?

So I accidentally created a new tag atheism not knowing there was already one with the name agnosticism Do we need two tags or one? I guess the mods can link up both via a synonym. But more ...
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Where is the Hinduism SE FAQ?

As a new user of any site I first have a look at the faq of the site. I could not find the FAQ for this site containing the rules and regulations of this particular site (like what questions we can ...
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Why some questions can't be linked to other questions as duplicate?

For example, I felt What is the difference between Poorna Avatar and Ansh Avatar as duplicate of Anshavatar and Purnavatar - are there different types of avatars?. So i tried to close the question ...
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Is it legal to download Purana PDFs from IndianScriptures.com and post them on Hinduism SE?

As part of the answer to this question, I should gather all PDFs from IndianScriptures.com and make a single PDF file out of them and share it on Hinduism SE. The site says after one creates an ...
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What is your philosophy behind [tag:philosophy]?

There is a popular tag philosophy which has no guidance/wiki yet. I am bit confused about it's usage. So, When should I use that tag? What type of questions should fall in the category of philosophy? ...
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Rename tag request (yajnopavitam to yagnopavitam) [duplicate]

Can one of the mods rename a tag I created, from yajnopavitam (yajnopavitam) to yagnopavitam? We can leave it as it is too, I'm not too sure if the Sanskrit letter 'ज्ञो' from यज्ञोपवीतम् sounds more ...
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My question got down voted

I am new to the Hinduism stack exchange site and i would like to understand the reason for my question getting downvoted, Why are women not allowed say gayatri mantra?. This would help me to post my ...
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I can't access my asked question anymore?

I asked a question as a guest, with my name as Navik and later on decided to register on the website. So I went ahead and now I'm a registered user but I have now lost access to the question that I ...
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Can we add Books/Wiki links in tag-wiki?

I see that we have many tags in Hinduism SE and a little one-liner description is given for each tags. I want to ask if it is ok to additionally put some reliable links related to the tags within tag-...
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Confusing question

I do not want to come across as rude, but am I the only one who has trouble understanding this question and what the OP wants as an answer? OP has answered his question, but even that does not make ...
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Flagging questions

I feel I need to flag two questions (1, 2) because they are unclear and are quite related to each other, but both happen to be from the same user. Should I go ahead and flag them or would the user ...
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Irritating review number in the toolbar

I can see reviews as 4 always even when there are no reviews to be reviewed. As the days goes on, the review number is getting incremented but not disappearing. I strongly think this is a bug. PS: I ...
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What happened to these question's tag?

Please check this tag untagged. It looks like one of our tag got deleted by mistake. Can we know which tag was deleted and can we restore/recreate the same tag?
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Standard comment suggestions for site issues

Recently, I had asked a question to request standard comment suggestion for no source answers. but that question was for answers which were copied from other sites and didn't include the source link ...
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Where are our two pro tem mods?

Two of our pro tem mods are senshin and cheenbabes. There activity log says they are inactive for like 2 weeks. I know there could be personal problems. Senshin explicitly stated this in chat with us....
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How to verify a wikipedia post?

I shared a link to one of my answers but OP told that answer cannot be accepted as link is not valid, so how can i verify that Wikipedia link? This is the link in question, and the answer is here.
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How do I correct a misspelling of a tag by one letter?

In this question, I intended to create a tag "bhavishya-purana", but by accident I typed "bhavishya-puranas" with an "s" at the end. I tried fixing it, but it wouldn't let me put "bhavishya-purana" ...
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Reputation bug or a Reputation display bug

I can't understand my reputation chart for today, is it due to rep-cap or something else? Only for the highlighted part, I mean blank rep for upvote and 8 rep for an upvote, sounds weird. It even ...
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Is this site going to spend a second week in private beta? [duplicate]

It's been 7 days and 3 hours since the private beta began. Does this mean that the private beta is going to continue for another week? (I know that 3 hours isn't very long, but Buddhism's public beta ...
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How can one be the Moderator of this Site?

What one should have to do to become the Moderator of Hinduism site? Can some one who is more active on Beta site but not on meta become the moderator? And on Stack overflow i have seen that election ...
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What is the correct way to use quote formatting?

Since this is a Q&A Site about religion, almost all information we have is not owned by us. Hence there are two options, We use quotes for all information from scripture, fables, myths. It could ...
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How does the Community Bulletin get updated in private beta?

How are meta posts added to the Community Bulletin in private beta, when we don't have pro-tempore mods? Our Community Bulletin is quiet as compared to Buddhism.SE.
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Can we enforce quotations of scripture references?

The site is only one day old, and already there is quite a bit of contention between the different understandings of Advaita, Vaishnavism, Shaivism, etc. This is to be expected with such a large ...

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