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Strengthening Hindu communities

The Hindu National Conference reaches out this time to the mainstream with its theme The 6th Australian Hindu National Conference held ...

Soon, You Won’t Be Able to Enter Karnataka Temples in Jeans, T-Shirt

[caption id="attachment_60079" align="alignleft" width="315"] Sri Chandramouleshwara Temple in Mysore, Karnataka[/caption] INDIA, September 24, 2017 (International Business Times): Soon, all the temples ...

Hinduism: The Nine Basic Beliefs that you need to know

Hinduism- the oldest religion in the world is based on certain established beliefs. Read more to find out what these beliefs ...

Madurai Meenakshi Temple Wins Cleanest Iconic Place Award

MADURAI, TAMIL NADU, INDIA, October 5, 2017 (by Chennabasaveshwar, Oneindia):Under Swachhta Hi Seva (cleanliness is service) program, the Sri Meenakshi ...

Honoring Nature can Help Protect the Environment

Temple Shikharas on the banks of the River Ganga. Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India Bridge over the River Ganga to the Bathing Ghats. ...

No country has Hinduism as “official” or “preferred” religion

Although over 80 countries have either an “official religion” or “preferred religion”, but Hinduism is not an official or preferred ...

Ganga is everything to everyone, the mother of rivers – Ravi Shankar

The Ganga defines our history and mythology. She is the merciful receiver of all sins. She is the source and ...

Indian Hindu Expatriates in Gulf Region Gear Up for Navratri and Dussehra

[caption id="attachment_59858" align="alignleft" width="425"] A puja group celebrates the first day of Durga Puja in Dubai..[/caption] DUBAI, September 23, 2017 (Gulf ...

Hindus commend Connecticut town for allowing yoga at farm

Hindus, who earlier urged Manchester Town in Connecticut not to shut down yoga at a local farm, are now commending ...

Global Times: Thanks to Hinduism, India doesn’t have radical Islam – ET

“Indians attach great importance to spiritual matters while Chinese are more concerned about material matters. Such different worldviews are the ...

Return of the Swastika – Justice For Hindus

Return of the Swastika It’s September, and that means our Hindu activists are back on college campuses all across America.  It’s ...

Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Courses

Contact: Dr. Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra,  debidatta.mahapatra@hua.edu 857-206-9036    For registration and inquiries: email: info@hua.edu or call: 407-275-0013   For more info see: Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Source: World ...

When the man who wrote Pakistan’s national anthem saw the divine in Hindu god Krishna

This year, Pakistan’s 70th Independence anniversary and Janmashtami (the Hindu festival celebrating Krishna’s birth) fell on the same day: August ...

Mumbai’s Ganesha Festival Celebrates 125th Year

Artisan giving final touches to idols of Lord Ganesha at his workshop, Tanvi Arts, at the Chinchpokli area of Mumbai. ...

Photos: On Ganesh Chaturthi eve, Ganpati geared to grace homes

Source: hindustantimes.com

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: History, Importance And Rituals of Ganpati Festival

Ganesha, one of the most beloved gods is known by 108 different names in our culture. He is considered to ...

A New Hampshire museum celebrating Hindu deity Lord Krishna’s birthday

[caption id="attachment_59607" align="alignleft" width="230"] OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA[/caption] Horatio Colony Museum in Keene (New Hampshire, USA) is celebrating Janmashtami, marking Hindu deity ...

NYC Hindu Law Council Press Release

NYC HINDU LAW COUNCIL Press Release 8.16.2017 A new group has formed to facilitate communications between the NYC Hindu Coalition and the Mayor's ...

Janmashtami Special: 6 Lesser Known Facts About Lord Krishna

Krishna is a god who has got the most humane characteristics of all the Hindu gods and goddesses. He is ...

Participants Sought for Hindu Youth Survey

KAUAI, HAWAII, July 24, 2017 (HPI): Hinduism Today is preparing a story on the religious views of today's youth raised ...
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Trump Celebrates Diwali, Lights Diya in White House Ceremony

President Donald Trump (center) held a small Diwali celebration at the White House Oct. 17. At his immediate right is ...

Diwali 2017: Significance Of Diwali Or Deepawali, The Festival Of Lights

Diwali occurs during late October or during early November. It is important to know that the Diwali date falls on ...

Free Yoga for Mexico’s Boys and Girls to Ward off Fear from Earthquake

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, September 23, 2017 (El Universal, translated from Spanish): After adults or children have a traumatic experience, like ...

When is Diwali 2017, how do Hindus celebrate it and what are the festival of light’s origins?

GETTY - CONTRIBUTOR Diwali celebrates the Hindu belief that good will always triumph over evil When is Diwali 2017? The date of the ...

Dussehra 2017: How Dussehra Is Celebrated Across the Country

[caption id="attachment_59952" align="alignleft" width="347"] Nagpur: Workers busy in making effigies of the evil king Ravana at a workshop ahead of ...

‘California authorities suggest corrections to proposed school books on Hinduism’

Washington, September 30 Authorities in California have suggested corrections to the proposed school textbooks in the state after Indian-Americans raised serious ...

Ma Durga is the innermost power of consciousness – David Frawley

Ma Durga is not a mere formation of human thought, an image or archetype of our minds or culture. She ...

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: How Does South India Celebrate this Festival?

  Highlights India is celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi that commenced on 25th August Lord Ganesh is considered as the harbinger of knowledge ...

Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2017: When it is celebrated, importance and significance in India

This year, Krishna Janmashtami is being celebrated on 14th August, 2017. Krishna Janmashtami 2017 date significane and importance Krishna Janmashtami, which is ...

Hindus seek equality in UK marriage law

Hindus are seeking equality for minority religions/denominations in United Kingdom (UK) marriage law. GOV.UK website, under “Religious ceremonies” in “Marriages and ...

Happy Sawan Shivratri 2017: The Significance of The Vrat and Foods You Can Have While Fasting

The Shivaratri that falls during the Shravana month is known as Sawan Shivaratri The Shivaratri that falls during the Shravana month ...

Prayer meeting in Edison, NJ for terror victims of Amanath yatra at Sai Datta Peetham, today (July 16th) at 2PM

Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Guru Purnima Special | Guru Mantra, Guru Ashtakam, Guru Vandana & More | गुरु पूर्णिमा स्पेशल

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gQntMM91UOI

Pak Hindus appeal SC to take suo moto

Pakistani Hindus have appealed to the Supreme Court for taking suo moto against the ‘horrific rise’ in cases of kidnappings, ...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all Texas schools

Hindus are urging all public school districts and private-charter-independent schools in Texas to close on Diwali, most popular of their ...

The Hinduism Sanatan Dharma of India History

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFFxcjW1MO0 About Hinduism (Sanatan Dharma) The term and concept of Hinduism was coined only in recent times. Otherwise, there was really ...

Ritz-Carlton in Indonesia has a Hindu temple

Mandapa, a luxury Ritz-Carlton Reserve hotel in Indonesia where one night’s tariff can be around $5040, has a century old ...

Zimbabwe Hindus to observe celebration involving women fasting & praying for husband

The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) in Zimbabwe is organizing “Vad Savitri Poonam” on June eight, which its announcement describes as ...

Natya Shastra Lectures at Kalakshetra

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zR2nCmB3AMo CHENNAI, INDIA, May 15, 2017 (YouTube, Press Release by Bharat Gupt): You will be happy to know that I have ...

Hindu Calendar 2017: Month-wise list of auspicious Hindu days of 2017

This Hindu calendar 2017 will help you maintain a list of all important festival and auspicious Hindu days for the ...