Author: WHN Reporter

Hindus seek retirement of “Dutch Black Pete”

Hindus are asking for the permanent departure of Dutch Black Pete (Zwarte Piet).   It was time for the...

Upset Hindus urge Amazon to apologize & withdraw buffalo-skull carved with Lord Ganesha

Upset Hindus are urging world’s largest online retailer Amazon.com for the immediate withdrawal of wall-hanging showing image of Hindu...

Ontario Passes Proclaims November Hindu Heritage Month

ONTARIO, CANADA, November 18, 2019 : Ontario is home to a large and vibrant Hindu community. Since the first...

Upset Hindus urge Russian brewery to remove Lord Ganesh image from beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Saint Petersburg (Russia) area based Mookhomor Production microbrewery to apologize and not use Hindu deity...

Exhibition Celebrates Temples of Odisha

NEW DELHI, INDIA, November 24, 2019 : An ongoing exhibition here showcases the intricate richness of revered Hindu temples...

Lord Shiva bathed with rice at Gangaikondacholapuram

Jayankondam: The annual ‘Aippasi Pournami Annaabishekam’ was performed the massive Shiva Lingam at the Sri Bragateeshwarar temple at historic...

Develop Temples as Cultural Heritage Centres

Welcoming the Supreme Court verdict in the Ayodhya dispute, Pujya Sri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal of Sri Kanchi...

Trinidad Hindu leader Sat Maharaj dies at 88

By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain. —Trinidad and Tobago leader of the Hindu community, Satnarayan Maharaj died on Friday night at...

Abhishegam Conducted In Indonesia’s Prambanan Temple After 1,163 Years!

The Prambanan Temple in central Java is one of the largest Hindu temples in the world dedicated to the...

Pakistan’s Hindu refugees queue to become Indians

Crossing the border from Pakistan, thousands of Hindu refugees hope to soon reach a destination called Indian citizenship. Along...

Sabarimala Ayyappa Seva Samajam along with crores of Ayyappa Devotees welcomes the Verdict of Hon.Supreme Court

The Supreme Court today referred Sabarimala review petition to a larger bench by 3:2 majority. CJI Ranjan Gogoi,Justice Khanwilkar,...

World Hindu Council Conference “Threads 2019” Tells the Story of Hindu Americans

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, November 7, 2019 (India New England News): Attended by about 400 delegates from 30 states in the...

Bali Government Sets Aside $114,076 to Revamp Besakih Temple in 2020

Bali’s provincial government is setting aside around IDR1.6 billion (US$114,076) to revamp the Besakih Temple complex in Karangasem regency...

In Ayodhya, Devotees Rejoice at SC Verdict, Many Say They are Relieved and Hope for Peace

While the verdict was greeted with chants of ‘Jai Sri Ram’ in temples and sweets were distributed by some,...

Hindus disappointed at England church banning yoga

Hindus are disheartened over reported ban on yoga classes in the premises of St Mary’s Church Pilton (Barnstaple, Devon,...

One Killed in Nepal During Clash over Statue Immersion

KATHMANDU, NEPAL, November 1, 2019 (PYI): A 20-year-old Indian national was killed after security forces in southern Nepal opened...

1,000-year-old Shivling, Nandi among Kushan period sculptures unearthed in Karnal

Expected to be thousands of years old, the sculptures, besides two stone pillars and some bricks, could give new...

Australian jewellery firm apologizes & removes Lord “Ganesha anklet” within 24-hours of Hindu protest

Byron Bay (New South Wales) headquartered Heart Mala Sacred Jewellery, has apologized and withdrawn anklet, carrying image of Hindu...

Chaturved Swaahaakaar Maha Yajna to flourish Vedic knowledge & science: VHP

Press Statement: ChaturvedSwaahaakaarMahaYajna to flourish Vedic knowledge & science: VHP Adherents from all over the country and abroad will...

Diwali Celebration at White House Oct. 24

U.S. President Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali at the White House Oct. 24, three days ahead of the formal...