HINDUISM

Hindus laud efforts to bring yoga into New Jersey schools

Nationally recognized Rowan University (RU), a public research university in Glassboro (New Jersey), organized a symposium on March 24 regarding ...

9 must know rituals of Chaitra Navratri

VASANTH NAVRATRI IS CELEBRATED IN MONTH OF CHAITRA  The Chaitra Navratri commences on first day (pratipada) of brighter half of ...

Chaitra Navratri 2017: Know all about its importance, dates and significance

Hindus worship Maa Durga and all her feminine aspects of divine femininity over nine days and nine nights. Navratri is ...

Unique Hindu (Saivite) monastery in the Hawaiian island of Kauai

While boarding the flight for the remote island of Kauai, we did not expect to come across a very unusual ...

India’s chief justice wants to ‘mediate’ in temple row

A model of a proposed Ram temple, which Hindus want to build on the site of the demolished Babri Mosque, ...

The Srimad Bhagavatam Class With Sri Dharma Pravartaka Acharya

Event details Every other Sunday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM   International Sanatana Dharma Society 13917 P St, Omaha NE ...

Irish Parliament denies Hindu opening prayer request

Both the houses of Ireland Parliament (Oireachtas) in Dublin, Senate (Seanad Éireann) and House of Representatives (Dáil Éireann), have denied ...

Sacred trees and plants in Hinduism

[caption id="attachment_57901" align="alignleft" width="353"] Banyan tree[/caption] Our ancient scriptures mention the Kalpavriksha and the Chaityavriksha as a deity, which indicates that ...

Hindus welcome Pittsburgh’s Presbyterian Church offering free yoga classes

Hindus have welcomed East Liberty Presbyterian Church (ELPC) in Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania), whose history goes back to 1819, for offering free ...

Hindus celebrate the festival of Holi in Swindon

Between 600 and 700 people took part in the festival, held at a Hindu temple in Swindon, Wiltshire Hindus ...