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Who is a Hindu? Always and everywhere

Historians view Hinduism as a product of history, a river with many tributaries   The notion that religious texts have always been ...

Hinduism not poll card but soul of country: Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath, who flew to Bhuj in Kutch district on Saturday morning, began the concluding day of his two-day visit to ...

A few things made Diwali celebrations in 2017 a bit more special. Happy Diwali

A lot of things make Diwali celebrations auspicious, but in 2017, there have been a few notable events that have ...

Ivanka Trump tweets Diwali wishes, says she looks forward to India visit next month

Ivanka Trump (Photo: AP) NEW DELHI: US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka earlier today tweeted her best wishes to all those who ...

Ahmad Left Hindu American woman to Die in Burning Car as He Hailed Taxi to Go to Hospital

An Indian American woman, Harleen Grewal, of Astoria, New York, was killed Oct. 13 when a friend crashed his car ...

Kerala Hindus No Longer Shy Of Their Identity, Will Turn To BJP

The Congress will understandably exult over its huge victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election in Punjab. Conversely, the BJP ...

PM Modi again celebrates Diwali with troops, this year in J&K’s Gurez

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to have made it a tradition to celebrate Diwali with the country's troops in a border area ...

Trafalgar Square hosts Diwali celebrations

Play video Video report by Luke Hanrahan There was dancing in Trafalgar Square on Sunday as people gathered to celebrate Diwali, the ...

BAPS Leader Swami Maharaj Inaugurates Traditionally Composed Sanskrit Text

ROBBINSVILLE, NEW JERSEY, October 16, 2017 (India West): Amidst a large gathering of devotees, BAPS leader HH Mahant Swami Maharaj ...

Diwali and Hindu Social Justice

Some time ago, I came across a very disturbing and factually inaccurate anti-Diwali article posted by the Guardian. While the article ...

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 ...

Balinese Hindus await the eruption of Mount Agung, home of a god

The crater of Mount Agung is seen from the top of the volcano. Fifty-four years after its last eruption, scientists ...

Shepherd is a Traitor, Philistine, Hypocrite, and Hindu Hater; Let us all support Sri Paripoornananda Swamiji

[GHHF] Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd is a Traitor, Philistine, Hypocrite, and Hindu Hater; Let us all support Sri Paripoornananda Swamiji to ...

Hindu-Americans celebrate International Day of Volunteering across USA

We are pleased to announce that the Hindu-American community has celebrated the 2017 International Day of Volunteering and Community Service ...

AmerIndians related to East Indians: Dr Kumar Mahabir

AmerIndians related to East Indians By Dr Kumar Mahabir Ricardo Bharath Hernandez is the Chief of the Santa Rosa First Peoples in ...

Millburn Public Schools in New Jersey to “find a way” for Diwali day off for students

Board of Education of Millburn Township Public Schools (MTPS) in New Jersey, in a meeting on October nine evening, reportedly ...

Trinidad’s Divali Nagar opens with the theme, “Hindu Symbolism” at a cost of US$.8 m By PARAS RAMOUTAR

Trinidad’s Divali Nagar opens with the theme, “Hindu Symbolism” at a cost of US$.8 m By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain: Trinidad’s Divali Nagar ...

If Nearby, Please Attend NYC Comptroller’s Diwali Party

Greetings: Hope you can join us at the NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer’s Diwali Celebration on Wednesday, October 25th  at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst, 79-01 ...
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India or China, who invented gunpowder? Diwalis Hindu haze and a weird debate

“What’s Diwali for children without crackers? … A Diwali when they can breathe” In an India increasingly polarised along religious lines, with ...

Bhai Dooj 2017: History, Significance, How to Celebrate, Date Time, Vidhi and Muhurat Timings

Although similar to rakhi, on Bhai Dooj, sisters put a tilak or a vermilion mark on the brother’s forehead and ...

Telangana Government Allots $274 Million to Renovate Centuries Old Hindu Temple

In the ever-growing Telegana-Andhra rivalry, a little-known temple is slated to undergo a mega renovation to counter India's richest temple Tirupathi The ...

Diwali Celebrations in South Africa

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, October 16, 2017 (Daily News): A Diwali festival celebration was held in Durban, South Africa on ...

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 ...

Sydney Opera House’s Iconic Sails Turn Gold to Celebrate Diwali

It's the fourth year in a row the Opera House has been lit up in a golden colour to mark ...

Sydney Opera House’s Iconic Sails Turn Gold to Celebrate Diwali

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, October 18, 2017 (SBS): It's the fourth year in a row the Opera House has been lit up ...

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 ...

WHEF2017@Nairobi Cancellation

We regretfully inform you that due to re-elections in Kenya and resultant political uncertainty, the World Hindu Economic Forum which ...

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 ...

Top 10 Most Corrupt Political Party In The World 2017

A political party is a coalition of people who work jointly and struggle against one another to win political power; ...

Hindu prayers for Las Vegas massacre victims

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged all the Hindu temples and prayer-centers worldwide to hold special prayers for all ...

World Hindu Newsletter – Worldwide Edition | 02 Oct 2017

Please read our complete newsletter at: http://www.worldhindunews.com/?newsman=email&email=wrvFRHlMYi4tDZ7Jo3ozA7rvuPk This Newsletter Focused E-mail Send Info: 2700 Maharashtra  Journalists, 500 Madison Square ...

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 ...

Everything for the Goddess

HAMBURG, GERMANY, September 26, 2017 (Deutschlandfunk, translated from German): The small Jyoti Maiyya Temple in the Stellingen district of Hamburg ...

‘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 ...

“Ravish Kumar, I Lost $120,000 American Job Supporting ‘Mission 2014 – Modi For PM’ , But I’m Still Happy”– By Rahul Chandra

Hindus laud Denver Art Museum for showcasing Hindu god Ganesha

Hindus have commended renowned Denver Art Museum (DAM) in Colorado for showcasing Hindu deity Lord Ganesha in an exhibition “Ganesha: ...

Power of Prayer?: Hindus Hold Ceremonies for Active Volcano Mt. Agung to Pray That Island Is Spared

[caption id="attachment_59865" align="aligncenter" width="584"] A man monitors during the raised alert levels for the volcano on Mount Agung at Rendang ...