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Japanese Town near Tokyo Named After Hindu Goddess Lakshmi

BENGALURU, INDIA, August 12, 1018 (Yahoo News): Speaking here on Sunday to students and faculty of Dayanand Sagar on...

Jagannatha Puri Ratha Yatra 14th July 2018

Jagannatha Puri Ratha Yatra 14th July 2018 July 14, 2018 by Surinder Jain · By: Madya Lila May the Lord’s blessings be...

Withdraw darshan ticket system

Members of the Hindu Munnani staging a demonstration at Tiruchi on Sunday demanding the withdrawal of darshan ticket system...

Kawad Yatra 2018 Jal Date, Time, Muhurat: When is Kawad Jal Yatra?

Kawad Jal 2018 Date: The history of Kanwar Yatra is associated with Samudra Manthan — the churning of ocean...

‘Maha Aarti’ performed across city to oppose demolition of shrines

(1) Citizens performing Aarti at Hanuman temple in Ram Nagar (2) Devotees staging a sit-in to oppose demolition of...

Traditional Indian Medicine’s Vast Knowledge of Plants

INDIA, July 19, 2018 (Reported by M. Bernard and A. Clemencon, translated from French): The AVP Ayurvedic Hospital in...

Can’t Exclude Section of women from Entering Sabarimala Temple: SC

NEW DELHI, INDIA, July 31, 2018 (Deccan Chronicle): The Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Tuesday made it...

Sabarimala Temple Case: Petitioner says she now understands and respects the Temple traditions

The hearing of the Sabarimala Temple case concluded yesterday evening and the five-judge bench of the Supreme Court, headed...

Legendary Statue Maker Vijay Khatu’s Daughter Carries on Tradition

MUMBAI, INDIA, July 22, 2018 (DNA India): Reshma Khatu is on a mission. In a week’s time, it will...

Ram temple Kanwar to feature in this year’s Kanwar Yatra

Kanwariyas on their way back from Hardwar after collecting the Ganga water. (File Photo) By Namita Bajpai Express News Service...

No permission to visit Vaishno Devi Shrine, 46 Hindus left for Karachi

Sanjeev K. Sharma JAMMU, July 25: Left with no hope of visiting the world famous Shri Mata Vaishno Devi...

Hindus in Agra enraged over the proposal to shift ancient crematorium away from the Taj

The Tajganj Crematorium can be seen barely a few dozen meters away from the Taj Mahal’s outer boundary (Photo:...

We should not forget martyrs’ sacrifices: Indresh Kumar

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU July 25:- To pay tribute to the martyrs of Kargil and other wars, Forum for Awareness...

AHMEDABAD DC Office- Pakistan Hindu Migrants reason of HAPPINESS

Download Attachment: AHMEDABAD DC OFFICE AHMEDABAD DC office has special place in hearts of Pak Hindu migrants resident of Ahmedabad....

Travel from Ayodhya to Rameshwaram to Colombo in Ramayana Express; Package Starts at $220

NEW DELHI, INDIA, July 9, 2018 (Lanka Web): Religious tourism can be a boon not only for the tourism...

Shankaracharya, Puri King Oppose Entry of Non-Hindus in Jagannath Temple after SC Verdict

Shankaracharya, Puri king oppose entry of non-Hindus in Jagannath temple after SC verdict Shankaracharya Nischalananda Saraswati and Gajapati King...

Amarnath Yatra Suspended from Pahalgam, Baltal Routes; Death Toll Rises to 11

INDIA, July 4, 2018 (Economic Times): The Amarnath Yatra in south Kashmir Himalayas was suspended today from both Pahalgam...

It’s faith over fear for 3,000 pilgrims as Amarnath Yatra begins

Pilgrims who set out today said their unflinching faith in Lord Shiva and the security forces had motivated them...

Archaeology and Endowments Departments Engage Agama Shastra Expert

HYDERABAD, INDIA, June 21, 2018 (The Hindu): The Department of Archaeology and Museums (DAM) has roped in Endowments Department...

Temples Promote Greenery, Give Saplings as Prasad

BHOPAL, INDIA, June 30, 2018 (Daily Pioneer): In order to encourage greenery to control environmental pollution, especially atmospheric heat...

Invitation to Celebrate International Day of Yoga at Brahma Kumaris in Houston

International Day of Yoga 2018 Sunday, June 24 at 10:00am at Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Meditation Center JOIN US...

Rohith Vemula’s Mother Accuses Muslim League Of Using Her For Political Gains After Making False Promises

Radhika Vemula, mother of research scholar Rohith Vemula. (Ravi Choudhary/Hindustan Times via Getty Images) The mother of research scholar...

Can Hindus be accorded minority status in seven states and one Union Territory in India

Report on Hindus in seven states soon: National Commission for Minorities By Sana Shakil| Express News Service | Published: 26th May...

‘Security situation in Jammu is spiraling out of control’ Panun Kashmir

Panun Kashmir Press Brief Recent happenings in the state particularly in Kashmir province prove it beyond doubt that all...

Elections in AIKS (All India Kashmiri Samaj) appoints Dr. Tej Tickoo as President

ALL INDIA KASHMIRI SAMAJ (REGD.) (APEX BODY OF INDIAN & OVERSEAS KASHMIRI PANDIT ORGANISATIONS) D-90, Sarojini Nagar, New Delhi...

Documentary on “Great Minds on India” launched

      A short vedio documentary on a research-based book entitled “Great Minds on India” by Salil Gewali,...

SC Makes Jagannath Puri Visit Hassle-Free

NEW DELHI, INDIA, June 9, 2018 (Daily Pioneer): Paying a visit to the Lord Jagannath Temple at Puri may...

State Plans to Take over Shani Shingnapur Temple

MUMBAI, INDIA, June 10, 2018 (Mumbai Mirror): The state government has announced its plan to take over the Shani...

“Life Journey of Adi Shankaracharya and the Time of His Incarnation” – A Talk by Amit Sharma

An Open Letter to Former President Pranab Mukherjee on the Eve of his Rendezvous with the RSS

Your Honourable Excellency Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Atthe outset, please do not mistake me for addressing you thus. It was a...

Akhil Bhartiya Sant Samiti raises demand for re-opening of Sharda in POK

PRESS RELEASE New Delhi 2nd. June’2018   Ahkil Bhartiya  Sant  Samiti raises demand of  re-opening of Sharda pilgrimagein POK....

Church conspiring to bring Vatican’s puppet Governments in Bharat: VHP

New Delhi June 6, 2018. Reacting on the persistent attacks made by the Church on the Governments at the...

Archbishop Couto is instigating a political conspiracy to destablise Bharat – C.I. Issac

What is the moral right of a parochial and authoritarian Catholic Church to call its believers to pray for secular...

Odisha: Missing Keys of Jagannath Temple Treasury Triggers Demand for Audit

INDIA, June 6, 2018 (Swarajyamag): A judicial probe ordered by Odisha Chief Minister (CM) Naveen Patnaik into the mysterious...

Tirumala Chief Priest Who Accused State Government of Misusing Temple Funds Removed

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams is an independent trust which manages the Tirumala Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala, Andhra Pradesh.  Pic courtesy: tirumala.org TIRUPATI, INDIA, May...

An Indian State Banned Pesticides. Tourism and Wildlife Flourished. Will Others Follow?

SORENG, INDIA, May 31, 2018 (Washington Post): Fifteen years ago, the tiny Indian state of Sikkim (population 610,000) launched...

Summer Rush Chokes Tirupati Railway Station

TIRUPATI, INDIA, May 29, 2018 (The Hans India): With the summer vacation drawing to a close, especially to the...

No Minority Status for Hindus at National Level, Says NCM Panel in Interim Report

The NCM had set up a three-member committee on the question of granting minority status to Hindus in seven...

Tirupati Controversy Reiterates Why a Secular Government Should Have No Business Controlling Hindu Temples

INDIA, May 24, 2018 (Swarajyamag by Shyam Krishnakumar): Outrage erupted at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams(TTD), the autonomous body which...

Dance ballets, guest artists: Vivartana by Rama Vaidyanathan & Jai Shri Krishna Show in Gujarati / More

Application DEADLINES ANNOUNCEMENTS, CLASSES, REGULARLY SCHEDULED MTGS. Amma Sri Karunamayi monthly satsang Details Art of Living (web) Details Bala...

Arjun Sampath, founder, Hindhu Makkal Katchi open letter on Anti- Sterlite protest

I write to you regarding the recent mob violence in the Anti- Sterlite protest and the police firing that...

Frustrated Congress, it’s President Rahul Gandhi are dividing Indian society: RSS Dr. Manmohan Vaidya

  Statement by Dr.Manmohan Vaidya, Sah Sarkaryavah on the irresponsible utterings of Sri Rahul Gandhi naming the RSS for...

The western thinkers spellbound by India’s literary wisdom: Fabian Lyngdoh

A research-based book  ‘Great Minds on India’, by Salil Gewali is a laboriously compiled beautiful booklet. In this book the...

Why Ashrams Matter so Much in This Karnataka Election

Each one’s influence may be limited to a few districts, but Karnataka’s mutts are power centres. They’re each followed by a...

Schedule for Prayag Ardha Kumbh Mela Announced

NEW DELHI, INDIA, May 10, 2018 (Daily Addaa): The dates for the major bathing days when millions will take...

The ‘secular’ solution for Ayodhya – Michel Danino

Teesta Setalvad’s petition in the Supreme Court, which tries to dispute the massive archaeological, epigraphic and literary evidence supporting...

The secret power of Hanuman – David Frawley

Hanuman endows us with the atma-shakti or self-power through which we can realise our higher potential and accomplish what...

Amarnath Yatra: Nearly 170,000 Pilgrims Registered

JAMMU, INDIA, may 16, 2018 (Deccan Chronicle): Nearly 170,000 people have so far registered for the pilgrimage to cave...

Vedic Narrative of Non-Physical Consciousness

Canadian Brahmans concerned at denigration of Brahmans in Haryana

Canadian Brahmans concerned at denigration of Brahmans in Haryana Canadian Brahmans, together with the American Brahmans, from all over Canada have...
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What Was the Spoken Language of Ancient India if Sanskrit Was Never Spoken By the Masses?

INDIA, April 16, 2018 (Quora, by Ram Abloh): Sanskrit was the spoken language of ancient India, in spite of...

Nag panchami 2018: 20 years later, this is a coincidence, do not forget these 6 works on Nagapanchami

Today is Nagpanchami’s great honor. Some deeds and rituals where absolutely necessary are required on this holy occasion and some...

Amit Shah reaches out to seers for Kumbh mela, Hindutva and second term of Modi Raj.

BJP president Amit Shah offers prayers during the inauguration of Maujgiri Ghat of Juna Akhara in Allahabad on Friday...

Hindu Politician Dr. Mahesh Malani Becomes First To Win National Assembly GeneralSeat In Pak Polls

Dr. Mahesh Kumar Malani of the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) has become the first Hindu candidate to win a...

Atheist CPI(M) to ‘back’ Ramayana month events in Kerala

The officially atheist CPI(M) party’s decision to back the events raised questions | Facebook The party claims the idea...

VHP fixes deadline for the government for building Ram Temple

New Delhi, July 6: The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has given two-month’s time the time to the government that is...

Allahabad’s Name Likely to Be Changed to Prayagraj

ALLAHABAD, INDIA, May 24, 2018 (New Indian Express): Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government may rename Allahabad as Prayagraj and...

Old Vadodara Airport To Be Used To Host Navratri Celebration, Film Shoots

Venues at Vadodara Airport are rented out either for a monthly fee or for shorter, single events. VADODARA, GUJARAT: The...

B. R. Haran passes away – Aravindan Neelakandan

Noted writer and senior journalist B. R. Haran died of a heart attack on Wednesday (4 July).  He suffered...

Dr Rami Ranger appointed as the new Co-Chairman of the Conservative Friends of India

  Dr Rami Ranger CBE and Zac Goldsmith MP appointed as the new Co-Chairmen of the Conservative Friends of...

All India Kashmiri Samaj welcomed Governor’s rule in Jammu & Kashmir

All India Kashmiri Samaj (AIKS) welcomes the imposition of Governor’s rule in Jammu & Kashmir State after BJP withdrew...

Invitation of International Arya Mahasammelan 2018-Delhi

Dear All, Namastey! Please find attached copy of Invitation for IAMS 2018 – New Delhi. IAMS-2018-1-Dubai-Sharma Bri Mohan Shiromani...

Fight for Control over Ahobilam Temple Continues

KURNOOL, INDIA, June 9, 2018 (Deccan Chronicle): The fight for control over Ahobilam temple in Kurnool district continues as...

First Batch Of Pilgrims Departs on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

UTTARAKHAND, INDIA , June 15, 2018 ( Daily Pioneer): The first batch of pilgrims undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra...

Why NO JINNAH’S Portrait ! – Prof. Dhirendra Sharma

Why  NO  JINNAH’S Portrait !                      By:  Prof.  Dhirendra  Sharma It is not the question of Majoritarian state versus Minority rights  but what iconic leader’s portrait...

UP to Ban Liquor Sales in Six Spiritual Towns

LUCKNOW, INDIA, June 6, 2018 (Times of India): The UP government on Tuesday extended the status of sacred pilgrimage...

The Shiva Temple Rebuilt by a British Couple.

MALWA, INDIA, January 17, 2018 (Hindu Existence): The British ruled the Indian subcontinent for hundreds of years, and built...

India Travel Guide: Famous Temples in India List

Tourists often search for famous temples in India list before they make plans of a vacation. Home of one of the...

Want to work for Kumbh Mela? Apply for Kumbh Young Professional, get Rs 50000/month compensation; details here

For the effective planning and execution of the Kumbh Mela, the Uttar Pradesh government has invited applications for the...

Hindus welcome showcasing of Bhagavata-Purana by San Diego Museum of Art

The San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA) is presenting “Epic Tales from Ancient India” exhibition of world-renowned over 90...

Don’t Sensitise Self-defence as weapon training, says VHP

New Delhi, May 30, 2018: In the past few days, a highly misleading propaganda has been unleashed against the...

Church’s Curb On Thanjavur Temple Ritual Indicates The Shape Of Things To Come

Brahadeeshwarar Temple, Thanjavur Snapshot Aggression against temples is starting to become visible and violent in Tami Nadu, and unless...

Kashmiri Pandits want reopening of Sharda Peeth in PoK, plan to approach PM

 Sharda Peeth is about 150 km from Muzaffarabad, the capital of PoK, and is a breath-taking green spot at...

‘Communist Misrule’ – Prasenjit Chakraborty’s book on Tripura Communist Regime of 35 years

  Prasenjit Chakraborty State Spokesperson, BJP, Tripura Pradesh Brief Introduction :: Prasenjit Chakraborty, once a leftist students’ leader in the...

“Veer Savarkar a worshipper of both weapons and knowledge: PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat”

Scores of Stolen Temple Murthis Located in Museums Abroad

CHENNAI, INDIA, May 20, 2017 ( Deccan Chronicle): A major murthi theft racket involving idol trafficker Subhash Chandra Kapoor,...

In Photos: Hindus Worship the Mighty Ganga across India

The River Ganges is considered to be the most sacred and holiest of rivers for Hindus. (Photos: AP/ PTI)...

Yogi Adityanath Government Moves to Rename Allahabad to Prayagraj; Decision Likely Before Kumbh

INDIA, May 24, 2018 (Swarajyamag): The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh (UP) is likely to take a decision...

Impose Cess on Commodities to Build Gaushalas, Says Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy New Delhi, May 22: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy called for a cess on commodities to build gaushalas...

Hindu Migrants from Pakistan to get 50% discount on plots in Rajasthan

As per a latest report, the Hindu migrants from Pakistan will be able to avail 50% discounts on plots...

No meeting of RSS Chief Dr. Mohanrao Bhagwat held in Delhi about BJP’s Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

A news item which has been published referring to a meeting of Sarsanghchalak Dr. Mohanrao Bhagwat in Delhi recently...

India has moved forward from 1992 Babri Masjid demolition: Hindu bodies to SC

NEW DELHI: Hindu religious bodies today told the Supreme Court that the Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid dispute in Ayodhya was...

Retd Justice V.S. Kokje declared Int’l President of Vishwa Hindu Parishad

PRESS RELEASE   Gurugram (Gurgaon, Haryana), April 14, 2018 –  The polling for Vishva Hindu Parishad President today took place...

Puthandu 2018: Significance and Importance Traditions and History of Tamil New Year

On Puthandu, people in Tamil Nadu start the day by making a visit to the temples. They sit down...

Watch “How Cows Hold the Key to the Survival of Planet – 1 – Mukul Kulshrestha

Happy Baisakhi ! Rongali Bihu! Vishu ! Puthandu — Events in April

  Many parts of India celebrate the advent of the Solar year on April 14. Some areas this is...

Delhi Conference Theme: Clearing Distortions in Indian History

The Indian Council of Historical Research organized a 3-day conference commencing on Monday on the need to clear distortions...

Gudi Padwa: Maharashtra celebrating this festival with great fevour and enthusiasm

Maharashtrian women prepare for the celebration of Marathi new year “Gudi Padwa” The ‘Gudi’, which means ‘doll’ is created...

Swami Vivekananda’s famous Chicago address to be part of school syllabus in Bengal

 Swami Vivekananda First it was Singur movement, then Kanyashree and now Vivekananda’s famous Chicago address, the state school department...

‘Mischief mongers’ spoil Holi as communal violence rocks Bengal’s North 24 Parganas

Image for representational purpose only. (Photo | AP)KOLKATA: Communal violence rocked the Chaltaberia area of Duttapukur in North 24...

Second Drishti Collegiate Conference explores Hindu identity and the impact of Hindu scientific achievements

Photo Attachment 1: Student panel on Hindu identity and practices Photo Attachment 2: Dr. Alok Kumar on ancient Hindus...

Ex-servicemen demand withdrawal of FIR against Army personnel; deportation of Rohingya

Representative Image JAMMU: An organisation of ex-servicemen staged a rally here on Monday demanding withdrawal of an FIR registered...

Kerala lynching: Protesters chant Veda mantras to drive home message of humanity

In a unique way of protest, youth members of the Kasyapa Veda Research Foundation, a Kozhikode-based Vedic institute, distributed...

Children from US present 5-hr Gita chanting marathon

A divine affair: The children recited 700 slokas of Bhagavad Gita at Nada Mantapa in Avadhoota Datta Peetham a… Read...

The Disillusioned Hindu Returns

On Sunday 7 August 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India condemned animal rights activist who have sought to...

Trinidad Hindus observe Shiva Ratri with devotion and reverence

Trinidad Hindus observe Shiva Ratri with reverence and devotion By Paras Ramoutar Port-of- Spain: Against the deafening songs of...

Extra public holiday issue for Indians needs consensus

Do Indians in Malaysia need an extra religious holiday? If there is a need, should not there be wider consultation...

Maheshwari Hindu Samaj Delegation Met Gujarat Governor For Concern On Safety Of Their Community In Pakistan

Download Attachment :   Memorandum Governor All India Federation of Dhat Maheshwari Samaj, Ahmedabad Thari Maheshwari Samaj Chairman Shri Arjunbhai...

Nathuram Godse’s ties with the RSS – Koenraad Elst

But no matter how much the RSS connection with Godse’s act of assassination may have been disproven, Gandhi’s murder...

Why Do Hindus Worship “Idols”?

INDIA, December 16, 2017 (Daily O by Devdutt Pattanaik): Who said how a Hindu or any human is supposed...
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