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Guyana Hindu College (SVN) Fundraising cultural show this Saturday

Please see attached flyer for SVN fund-raising event from 6pm-9pm on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at: 87-59 Dunton Street, Holliswood, ...

Reminder – Lecture on Lord Jagannath, Devotional Bhajans and Odissi Dance

       Lecture on Lord Jagannath, Devotional Bhajans and Odissi Dance Please join us on June 3rd, 4 to 6pm at HUA   LECTURE ON LORD JAGANNATH by Chinmayee Satpathy     TITLE ...

“Hindu Center” sought at New York University

Hindus are urging for a designated “Hindu Center” at New York University (NYU), an influential research university founded in 1831 ...

Invitation to all from Sanatan Shiv Shakti Mandir of Houston

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Hindus welcome idea of Meditation Room at East Tennessee State University

Hindus have welcomed the reports of including a Meditation Room in the $40.5 million expansion and renovation plan of Culp ...

Roman Catholic university offers 1st Master’s in Yoga Studies in America

Top-ranked Roman Catholic “Loyola Marymount University” (LMU), rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount tradition and “institutionally committed to Roman Catholicism”, ...

Hindu Lifestyle – A Contemporary Voice about Hinduism for Today’s Generation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQ6Ie65GJ9I UNITED STATES, May 10, 2017 (youtube): The last 5 years has made Shawn Binda realize that one of his deepest ...

More Hindu temples quietly joining the sanctuary movement, leaders say

Prayers being offered at Shaanti Bhavan Mandir in Queens, New York City. (Photo: shaantibhavanmandir.com) After Shaanti Bhavan Mandir in Queens, New ...

Hindus urge UNESCO to deny Japan’s Okinoshima Island heritage status unless women allowed on it

Hindus are urging the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, whose 41st session is meeting in Krakow (Poland) on July 2-12, not ...

Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) plans review to avoid more errors

May 8, 2017 PRESS RELEASE CXC plans review to avoid more errors A few days ago, the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) officially apologised ...

Pennsylvanias Unionville Chadds Ford schools to close for Hindu festival Diwali

(MENAFN Editorial) Hindus have welcomed the inclusion of Diwali, most popular of their festival, as holiday by Unionville-Chadds Ford School ...

Chicago Makes History with First Vegetarian Museum Exhibit

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, April 30, 2017: Chicago is home to museums centered around art, science, nature, children's interests, various ethnic groups, ...

Ekal Artists Receive Multiple Standing Ovations

Ekal Villagers, trained in music and dance, have been traveling all over the country have been dazzling audiences with their ...

Hindus seek chaplain & designated prayer room at Cornell University

Hindus are urging Ivy League Cornell University in Ithaca (New York) for a chaplain and permanent-designated prayer room for Hindu ...

A Tribute to a Fallen Co-activist – Rajiv Chaturvedi ji

April 26th, 2017, 10 PM - Houston, TX It is with a very heavy heart and deep sorrow that I wish to ...

Hindus, students upset college sticks to Catholic roots, renames yoga courses

Benedictine College is facing the ire of a Hindu group and some of its students after the Kansas school decided ...

Drishti Collegiate Conference – Over 75 students from 14 universities discuss being Hindu on campus

Over 75 students and alumni from 14 universities discuss being a Hindus on campus as well as contributions ...

Ekal Sur Ekal Taal (Houston, TX)

    Dear Ekal Supporter, Thanks for being Ekal Supporter.  This year's Ekal Vidyalaya annual fund raising dinner program is on Sunday, May ...

Pakistan Hindu boy selected for Emerging Young Leaders Award

Raj Kumar was among 10 youths worldwide, selected for the 2nd edition of the 'Emerging Young Leaders Award' by the ...

Hate Crime Is Feared as 2 Indian Engineers Are Shot in Kansas

Tributes to three gunshot victims were outside Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe, Kan., the scene of the attack, on ...
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Hindu Temples In Columbus Find Their Moment

Nithyanandeshwara Hindu Temple of Ohio, in Delaware, has seen its congregation grow. Andrea McCanney started dabbling in Hinduism five years ago. ...

New Jersey firm apologizes & removes Shiva-Ganesha leggings after Hindus protest

Ventnor City (New Jersey) headquartered online retailer Zayze Activewear has removed all leggings carrying images of Hindu deities Lord Shiva ...

The Only Place in the U.S. You Can Get a Master’s in Yoga Studies? Los Angeles

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/92578637-132.html LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, May 13, 2017 (LA Times): Ana Funes is a philosophy professor at Loyola Marymount University (LMU). She ...

Certificate, Master’s and Doctoral Program in Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy

       Certificate, Master's and Doctoral Program in Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Mahatma Gandhi Center for Non-Violence, Human Rights and World Peace   Certificate, Master's ...

Hindus urge all Utah schools to offer yoga like some Salt Lake City schools

Hindus have commended Salt Lake City School District (SLCSD) in Utah for offering yoga in its various schools, calling it ...

The Hindu Community Celebrates Anniversary

[caption id="attachment_58797" align="alignleft" width="412"] Facade of the Hindu temple / CA[/caption] The Hindu Temple celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. Far ...

How Sexual Blackmail Mafia Honey-trap Forthright BJP Leaders In India

Gujarat | Mumbai | Haryana: After BJP's Lok Sabha MP from Gujarat's Valsad filed a complaint with the Delhi Police alleging ...

Upset Hindus urge New Jersey online retailer to withdraw Lord Shiva & Ganesha leggings

Upset Hindus are urging Ventnor City (New Jersey) headquartered online retailer Zayze Activewear for immediate withdrawal of various leggings carrying ...

Muslims Used To Influence Hindu Temple In Dallas

Imagine for a moment hundreds of Hindus registering to vote in a church, or a mosque – just to swing ...

Catholic Loyola Marymount University hosting Project “Om” yoga worldwide event

Top-ranked Roman Catholic “Loyola Marymount University” (LMU), rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions, is hosting Project “Om” yoga worldwide ...

Mexico City ‘Yoga in your Neighborhood’ schedules May festival

Yoga, a Hindu practice to balance body, mind and spirit, is not only for a selected few. With the ‘Yoga ...

Hindus ask all Virginia cities to offer free yoga like Lynchburg

Hindus are urging all the cities and counties in Virginia to offer free yoga classes, on the same pattern as ...

Hindus welcome Wisconsin Catholic Franciscan center hosting various yoga programs

Hindus have welcomed Franciscan Spirituality Center in La Crosse (Wisconsin), sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration—Catholic sisters “engaged ...

Hindus urge New Zealand to offer greater respect & protection to Maori sacred sites

In view of Playboy model nude photo-shoot on sacred Mount Taranaki, Hindus are urging New Zealand government to offer effective ...

You’re invited to Spiritual Talk: “Upholding Dharma in Modern Times:… (May 13, 2017)

Hello  , You are invited to the following event: SPIRITUAL TALK: "UPHOLDING DHARMA IN MODERN TIMES: WHAT? WHY? HOW? OF ADHYATMA"   Event ...

Novant Health group offering “Mommy-baby yoga” in baby’s 1st year

Novant Health; spread across North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia; is offering joint yoga classes for mothers and their ...

Upset Hindus urge New York online retailer to withdraw Lord Ganesha shoes-socks-leggings

Upset Hindus are urging Brooklyn (New York) headquartered online retailer KR Store for immediate withdrawal of various shoes, sneakers, socks ...

Brandeis University has Hindu altar with images of Ganesh-Krishna-Shiva-Saraswati-Ram

The Hindu altar in the Dharmic Prayer Space in Brandeis University (BU) in Waltham (Massachusetts) has images of deities Ganesh, ...

10 Most Famous Hindu Temples in America

In a country that is referred to as melting pot there is a huge number of Hindu people which are ...

Katy Perry posts photo of Indian Goddess on Instagram and gets trolled

Katy Perry has invited the wrath of Indians. Much like Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel did recently. Albeit, for a different ...