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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Tamil Hindus celebrate the Masi Magam Festival

Tamil Hindu devotees take part in the procession as they carry the deities around the interior of the temple during ...

Hindu Empowerment Office Congratulates Yogi Adityanath, Thanks PM Modi-Amit Shah

Hindu Empowerment Office Congratulates Yogi Adityanathji Being Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister And Thanks PM Modiji And Amit Shahji For Facilitating ...

Ijamsville temple provides spiritual, community benefits for area Hindus

IJAMSVILLE — Shoes piled outside the back entrance were the only signs of life outside the Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya Temple ...

Dr Ram Vaidya of Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh, London to address on ‘Global Impact of Hindu Civilization’ on March 26 at 10.30am at Bengaluru

Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Hindus welcome chanting by Missoula elementary students linked to Hindu epic Ramayana

Hindus have welcomed reports of performance by students of some elementary schools of Missoula County Public Schools (MCPS) in Montana, ...

Lord Ganesha will not be installed in old bathroom: Iowa college assures Hindus

Grinnell College Iowa has assured the concerned Hindus that murti of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha will not be placed in ...

Diwali declared holiday in New York’s East Williston School District

Hindus have welcomed the reported inclusion of Diwali, most popular of their festival, as holiday by East Williston Union Free ...

Hindu students express strong concerns regarding CNN’s ‘Believer’ episode on Hinduism

'Believer' casts Hinduism as an oppressive and exotic religion with cannibalistic practices Hindu students from all over the United States have ...

The riddle of Hinduism – Michel Danino

Hinduism is not merely Pagan, not merely “polytheistic”, and not monotheistic either, despite its insistence on tad ekam (“that One”) ...

Hindus welcome launch of Worship Space at Texas A&M University

Hindus are commending public research institution Texas A&M University (TAMU) in College Station (Texas) for reported launching of designated Prayer ...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus A Very Happy Holi

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus A Very Happy Holi

Historic renovation of America’s 1st Hindu temple nearing completion in San Francisco

Historic, painstaking and expensive renovation of the magnificent Old Temple in San Francisco, claimed to be “the first Hindu temple ...

Hinduism prepares to become more visible in Britain

The religion’s fastest-growing community in the UK is planning to build several more temples, starting in east London, Damian Arnold ...

Here’s What You Should Know About the Hindu Festival of Holi

Indian Hindu devotees celebrate Holi, the spring festival of colours, during a traditional gathering at Nandgaon village in Uttar Pradesh ...

Tulsi Gabbard Criticizes CNN Program on Hinduism

UNITED STATES, March 8, 2017 (Twitter): Following is the statement of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard released on Twitter: While good people across ...
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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

The Hindus in Mauritius – Jagdish Seebaruth Reality Check

Namaste There is a general perception, especially in India, that the Hindus in Mauritius are very well-off. That, because of their ...

10 great places to celebrate the Hindu festival of Holi

If you’ve started to notice clouds of color every spring, it’s not your imagination. The Hindu festival of Holi (pronounced ...

Hindu Community To Celebrate Holi On Sunday

MIRPURKHAS, (Pakistan Point News - 10th Mar, 2017 ): Like other parts of country, Holi , the religious festival of ...

Upset Hindus seek withdrawal of Sydney exhibition showing Lord Krishna smoking meth

Perturbed Hindus are urging the immediate withdrawal of "Krishna in Erskineville" art exhibition from a gallery of Sydney suburb Darlinghurst, ...

Yoga will start era of harmony, says Modi

Yoga will lead to a new era of togetherness and harmony, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday. Modi made the ...

Ramakrishna Centre offers Hinduism classes for children

These Hinduism for children classes not only teach children and youth about Hindu scriptures and philosophy, but are also focused ...

Hindus urge all US performing arts centers to offer free yoga classes like Kennedy Center

Hindus have welcomed Kennedy Center in Washington DC, claimed to the nation's busiest performing arts center, offering free all-levels vinyasa ...

The non-dual reality of Lord Shiva – David Frawley

Shiva is not what we think God is supposed to be, conforming to our opinions or hopes; Shiva is what ...

County denies permit for Hindu temple

This is a rendering of the proposed Hindu temple near Lake Lanier. County commissioners denied a zoning request to allow ...

Where to spend peaceful Maha Shivaratri weekend

Summary:Hindu festival, Shivaratri falls on the 13th (or 14th) day of the dark half of Phalgun (February-March). The name means ...

Hindu Shiva temple in western Kenya, where seekers petition God to fulfill wishes

Kamleshwar Mahadev Temple (KMT) in Kibigori in Kisumu County of western Kenya reportedly attracts many devoted seekers who visit this ...

Hindus to worship Lord Shiva this month

PHOTO: supplied Hindus around the world will worship Lord Shiva on 24 February. Candyce.Krishna THE Shree Ramnarayan Temple Society invites everyone to ...

Global Hindu Empowerment Forum Strongly Condemns Twitter A/C Suspension Of @iSonamMahajan

PR Date: 15 Feb 2014 Communication Code: PR\GHEP\02142017\India\Twitter\HinduBias Global Hindu Empowerment Programs (GHEP) strongly condemns the recurring double time suspension of eminent ...

Waterfall running parallel to 272 steps will be latest attraction in Batu Caves

FIle photo showing kavadi bearers making their way up the iconic 272-step staircase to reach Lord Murugan’s shrine in Batu ...

Nepalese Hindus mark Panchami

Kathmandu, Feb 1 (IANS): Nepalese Hindu families on Wednesday visited temples across the country to worship the goddess of knowledge ...