WHN Global Newsletter – 19 Apr 2015

NYC Hindu leaders upset over not including Diwali as holiday

 Some Khan in London from his Cell no. +44 1484-531866 has given threat to Upananda Brahmachari and Dr Pravin Togadia for their pro-Hindu activism. The threat call came to Brahmachari’s  mobile at around 19:42 IST on April 18, 2015.  Khan says that  Indians have very bad days ahead coming very fast.

Hindus nationwide are highly concerned after reports of vandalizing of North Texas Hindu Mandir in Dallas, reportedly around April 13. This comes at the heels of reported vandalizing of two Hindu temples in Seattle metropolitan area of Washington State in February last, where words like “GET OUT” and “FEAR” were scrawled on the temple walls.


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The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday

found fit grounds for the release of the 2008 Malegaon blast accused, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and Army officer Shrikant Purohit, on bail as it held that the prosecution failed to link their role with previous blasts.


I cordially invite you to the publication ceremony of my latest research book “Origins of the Vedic Religion and Indus-Ghaggar Civilisation” which is scheduled on Monday, 27th April, 2015. The book sheds light on our real cultural roots on the basis of latest archaeological, geological, genetic proofs supported by the literary evidences with unbiased view. I have taken independent view in the book and have used most of …

At least 51 persons, most of them belonging to Christian community embraced Hinduism at nearby Kurichi on Easter on Sunday.

Twenty five men and 26 women converted to Hinduism in the reconversion ritual organised by Viswa Hindu Parishad (VHP), organisers of the programme said. VHP district secretary PK Gopalakrishnan claimed that it was not a forced conversion and the people belonging to 20 families embraced Hinduism on their own. “We are just facilitators. There is no force,” Gopalakrishnan told PTI.

HENB | Sri Nagar | April 10, 2015:: Many  people were injured  in clashes between police and Yasin Malik’s JKLF supporters, who were protesting after Friday Namaj against the proposed ” composite townships” for displaced Kashmiri Pandits in the valley. Police in crisis resorted to lathicharge and used tear gas shells as soon as the protesters led by JKLF leader Yasin Malik reached near Ghanta Ghar at Lal Chowk in the afternoon with hundreds of his supporters. Later, a group of youth pelted stones at the police and paramilitary personnel, leading to clashes which lasted nearly one hour.

Subject: Petition To Human Rights Commission For The Majority Community.

Today, we are sharing with you what we have submitted to the Chairman, Human Rights Commission, Government of India, demanding to consider issuing instructions to the government to extend the benefits granted to the so-called minority communities following the Sachar Committee’s recommendations.

1008 MOKSHA DEEPAM Nithyananda devotees came together with 1008 lamps for liberation of the souls in the Germanwings plane crash. As per tradition they chanted the Bhagavad Gita Chapter 15 and powerful peach chants of Svasti Mantra. GLOBAL PEACE Recently, Swamiji himself gave a tour of the Nithyananda Sacred Arts University to a group of Nithya Dhyan Yoga participants. He said, “Reviving Hinduism is the best way we can serve the whole world. That is the best way we will spread peace, bliss, joy, everything.”
American Hindu community is upset at trivializing of Hindu deities at the launch party of Rose Vintage 2004 champagne of prestigious French brand Dom Perignon in New York City on March 27.
According to reports, at this invitation only chic and grand cabaret soiree hosted to fete the launch of this newest Dom Perignon iteration and attended by many celebrity guests from fashion, film-making, hoteling, modeling, cooking, television, art, etc. Fields. Performers dressed and painted as Hindu gods, including Lord Ganesha

Dilip Banerjee, Basu Bose, Sitansu Chakravarti , Prabhat Kapur, Azad Kaushik & Vijay Pandya.

[Article History: The authors and fifty nine other Hindu Canadians were involved in the production of this article on July 18, 2015. The group had communications with the Toronto Star (and Ontario Press Council) between July and November 2014. The Star was asked to publish a right of reply in the form of an extended op-ed.


Nepal and India are the only two pious Hindu countries in the world. These Hindu countries are bordered in between Kailash-Mansarowar in the north and Hinda-Mahasagar in the south, which is popularly known as the original place of the Hindu and Hinduism. Hinduism educated us in global brotherhood, humanitarianism and respectful coexistence among different peoples. I strongly believe that Hindu philosophy can guide the entire world for humanitarian values and norms.


A few months ago the New Delhi edition of ‘The Times of India’ of January 22, 2015, had published a news of highly doubtful veracity proclaiming that according to Census 2011 the Muslim population in India had grown by merely 24 percent. It was further highlighted that the growth rate of Muslim population was lower than the decadal Muslim growth rate of census 2001, though it was higher than the average national growth rate of 18 percent for all communities.


NEW DELHI:  Prime Minister Narendra Modion Tuesday greeted people on the occasion of Baisakhi, Bohag Bihu, Vishu, Poila Boishakh, Maha Vishuba Sankranti and Puthandu being celebrated across the country.

“Good wishes to my fellow Indians on the various festivals being celebrated across India. May these festivals bring joy in everyone’s lives,” PM Modi, who is on a three-nation sojourn, said in a tweet. “Baisakhi greetings to everyone! May this festival enrich the spirit of harmony and happiness in society,” he said. Wishing the people of Assam, PM Modi said: “On Bohag Bihu, heartfelt greetings to my sisters and brothers of Assam.”

GERMANY, March 24, 2015 (RP Online): Krefeld’s only Hindu temple has been completely renovated. The colorful reopening celebration hosted many visitors. The reason for this big celebration: “According to our religious tradition we have, in the last few months, completely renovated our temple after twelve years and cleaned inside and out..
Almost everyone were expecting it and saw it coming. It’s become so common in Kollywood that we don’t even have to tell you what we are talking about. For those who do not follow Tamil cinema, we are talking about yet another protest to ban a yet to release film. Not surprisingly, it is Kamal Haasan’s Uttama Villain this time around. A man named Sathyamurthy from Vishva Hindu Parishad, Chennai has forwarded a formal complaint to the commissioner office requesting for a ban on Uttama Villain’s release.
The title of this article clearly indicates that the rights and existence of Hindus in Bangladesh are at risk.  The real situation in Bangladesh is now known to all of us.  The overall situation prevailing in Bangladesh since the general election on October 1, 2001 and January 5  of 2013 is now exposed to the national and international media and to the civilized societies around the world.

A few weeks back on 14th March, West Bengal took a step back in its progress for women empowerment and gender equality when a misogynistic ‘fatwa’ issued by fundamentalists cancelled a women’s football match at Harishchandrapur,Malda. The football match was organized by Progressive Youth Club of Chandipur village in Harishchandrapur police station area as a part of their golden jubilee celebrations and the block administration had earlier given permission for the football match.