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Upset Hindus urge New Zealand firm to remove sacred Hindu symbols from mats & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Christchurch (New Zealand) based acupressure mat firm Shakti Mats for immediate withdrawal of sacred Hindu...

50 cities, 30 nations and 5 continents- Hindus unite to save community members from genocide in West Bengal

The Hindu community of New York met before the Indian Consulate to protest the Genocide of Hindus in the...

Politics of Pandemic in India

Politics of Pandemic in India                           by Prakash Waghmare (Prolific Writer, Social-Activist, Political Commentator) Current Covid-19 (Corona) situation in India...

Hindus urge UNC School of the Arts to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

Hindus are urging University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) in Winston-Salem to withdraw “La Bayadère” from...

Hindus seek apology from Korean National Ballet hosting culturally insensitive “La Bayadère”

Hindus are critical of Korean National Ballet (KNB) in Seoul for hosting “La Bayadère” (April 27 to May two), which they feel...

Divali message of former councillor Paras Ramoutar

World in need of eternal light of Divali-  Trinidad and Tobago needs the light of Divali, not only because...

Indian philosopher, Prof. Adesh built a new model for the Indian diaspora in TT

By PARAS RAMOUTAR For any nation or civilization to prosper, it must be built on foundations of a moral...

Trinidad to hold Phagwah(Holi) conference

By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain: The National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) will host its first international virtual Phagwa conference...

Hindus celebrate Shiva Raatri in Trinidad

Thousands of Hindus participated in night-suvigil on the occasion of Maha Shivratri despite the increasingly high crime rate in...

World Hindu Council of America Statement on Shooting in Indianapolis

The World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) expresses sorrow at the killing of nine people at the FedEx facility in...

Jihad against an innocent Hindu girl transformed chemical engineer Deepak Tyagi into Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati: Here is his life story

Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati, the Mahant of Dasna Devi temple was Deepak Tyagi before taking Sanyaas. He was born in...

#Shocking: Halal supporters tried to force-feed non-halal raw meat into Christian farmer’s mouth

In a shocking display of Islamo-Fascism, a group of Islamic radicals has not only stopped the sale of ‘non-halal...

Conversions in 50,000 villages during the COVID-19 pandemic in India

One missionary organisation says the pandemic had bigger results than their work in the last 25 years The whole...

Akbar Didn’t Create Bangla Calendar, Hindus Did Before Christ

So clever was the Scroll article of 2015 that even after recognizing the Surya Siddhanta, it attributed the Bengali...

After Hindu protest, England clothing firm apologizes & removes goddess Kali Halloween costume

Bristol (England) headquartered clothing brand Wild Thing has apologized and removed Kali Halloween Costume, after Hindus protested calling it...

Upset Hindus urge N. Carolina online retailer to withdraw Hindu goddess leggings & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Greensboro (North Carolina) based firm “Goddess By Rachael Reed” for immediate withdrawal of leggings-skirt-dresses carrying...

Exploring Isipingo’s Mariamman Temple, One of South Africa’s First Temples

SOUTH AFRICA, October 26, 2020 : The Isipingo Marieamman Temple was established in 1870 by Narainsamy Moodley, an Indian...

Grand Hindu Temple Hall Inaugurated in Antananarivo, Madagascar; Hindu Temple to Come Soon

ANTANANARIVO, MADAGASCAR, October 18, 2020 : On the occasion of Navratri 2020, a grand Hindu temple hall was inaugurated...

Hindu temples reopening in Harare with protocols

Two Hindu temples in Harare (Zimbabwe), run by The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH), which have been closed for few...

Cairo’s 109-Year-Old Hindu-Style Palace Opens for Visitors

CAIRO, EGYPT, July 1, 2020 : Mysteries and superstitious tales surrounding an Indian-style mansion in an upscale Cairo district...

The Story of a Remarkable Hindu Temple in Pretoria’s Inner City

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA, March 22, 2020 : Apart from Pretoria’s legacy of grand institutional buildings, South Africa’s capital city...

Congrats on WHN 6th anniversary: Paras Ramoutar, Intl. Journalist

Dear Shri Rahul Chandra Sharma Congrats on the sixth anniversary of  your masterpiece publication, WHN. I wish to advise...

On World Hindu News Sixth Anniversary, A BIG Thanks To You All !

Namaste Jai Shri. Ram! Jai Mata Ki! On this sixth anniversary of World Hindu News thank you for empowering worldwide Hindu news...

Lord Ganesha Float Procession Launched

The Lord Ganesha Float Procession held its launch at the Shri Mariammen Temple Cultural Centre in Mount Edgecombe on...

Head of Hindu Monastery of Africa, Ghana, Swami Satyanand dies

Swami Satyanand Saraswati The Head of the Hindu Monastery of Africa, the most revered Ghanaian, Swami Satyanand Saraswati has...

Temple in Chatsworth, hardest hit by storm, to be rebuilt

The temple, situated next to the Umhlatuzana River, was flooded and damaged after the river burst its bank. The...

Bodhinathaswami Visits Maviddapuram Temple, Sri Lanka

Jaffna, 24 March, (Asiantribune.com): His Holiness Bodhinatha Veylanswami, 163rd Head of the Nandinatha Sampradaya’s Kailasa Paramparaand Guru at Kauai’s...

Holi Around the World

Holi knows no bars, Holi knows no boundaries too. Across the world wherever Indians or people of Indian origin...

Victoria Hammah Represents Africa at World Hindu Congress

AFRICA, September 9, 2018 (Modern Ghana): The September 7-9 World Hindu Congress (WHC-18) in Chicago included a delegation from...

Jean Arasanayagam Wins 2017 Gratiaen Prize

The Life of the Poet by Jean Arasanayagam is the winner of the Gratiaen Prize 2017, for the best work of creative writing in...

Diwali Celebrations in South Africa

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

WHEF2017@Nairobi Cancellation

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


Hindus from West Africa need your support

  Namaste to All, Subho Janmasthami, I came across this very interesting project which I am honored to share...

Fatimah’s Letter To The Editor: Unmasking a token Indian and the quackery at the University of Guyana

19th July , 2017   LETTER TO THE EDITOR   Unmasking a token Indian and the quackery at the University...

Hindus to take out traditional pots procession through Dundee town in South Africa

Hindus are reportedly taking out a traditional procession, with devotees carrying religiously decorated and blessed brass pots on heads,...

International Day of Yoga being celebrated in 7 Zimbabwe cities

Celebration of 3rd International Day of Yoga is being held in Harare, Bulawayo, Mutare, Gweru, Kwekwe, Victoria Falls and...

Zimbabwe Hindus to observe celebration involving women fasting & praying for husband

The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) in Zimbabwe is organizing “Vad Savitri Poonam” on June eight, which its announcement describes...

South Africa Freedom Day Celebrated By Hindus In Fire Ritual

LLAHABAD, INDIA – JANUARY 19: Hindu pilgrims stay warm by a fire near the ritual bathing site at Sangam,...

Hindus to perform elaborate ancient fire ritual in South Africa for peace

Hindus will reportedly light 108 fires as a part of ancient Vedic ritual yajna in a sports ground in...

Yoga becoming popular in Zimbabwe

Yoga is reportedly becoming popular in Zimbabwe. Reports suggest that there are over a dozen yoga studios and fitness-pilates...

Hindus to perform elaborate ancient fire ritual in KwaZulu-Natal for peace

Hindus will reportedly light 108 fires as a part of ancient Vedic ritual yajna in a sports ground in...


The Hindus in Mauritius – Jagdish Seebaruth Reality Check

Namaste There is a general perception, especially in India, that the Hindus in Mauritius are very well-off. That, because...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus A Very Happy Holi

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus A Very Happy Holi

Ramakrishna Centre offers Hinduism classes for children

These Hinduism for children classes not only teach children and youth about Hindu scriptures and philosophy, but are also...

Hindu Shiva temple in western Kenya, where seekers petition God to fulfill wishes

Kamleshwar Mahadev Temple (KMT) in Kibigori in Kisumu County of western Kenya reportedly attracts many devoted seekers who visit...

Hindus to worship Lord Shiva this month

PHOTO: supplied Hindus around the world will worship Lord Shiva on 24 February. Candyce.Krishna THE Shree Ramnarayan Temple Society...

Hindu board insists chettiars sent donation money to India

It claims the money was used to build hotels and buildings in Chettinad, Tamil Nadu. GEROGE TOWN: Explain how...

Angry Hindus call for courts to send message to FB racists

Dawie Kriel who has been charged with crimen unjuria for his alleged racist attack on Hindus appeared in the...

On World Hindu News Third Anniversary, Thank You All!

Employees, Volunteers , Paid Business & Individual Subscribers, & All Worldwide Allied Associates Message from the President: On this third...

South African Dharma Celebration – Cape Town – 4th – 6th November

WHEN: November 4, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – November 6, 2016 @ 1:00 pm WHERE: Townhouse Hotel Constitution St...

A festival to remember

The Gauteng Diwali Festival promises to be bigger and better than ever before. Enjoy the Gauteng Diwali Festival. The...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

TRUMP to speak at “Humanity Against Terrorism” HINDU charity event

http://www.diyatvusa.com/2016/08/25/exclusive-courting-indian-americans-trump-speak-humanity-united-terror-event/ NEW YORK (Diya TV) — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has agreed to deliver remarks at a charity...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”

Doors open for Hindu women priests

This is an impassionate call to all Hindu women to enter the priesthood which is currently male dominated. July...

ANC chairman visits Caneside Hindu Dharma Sabha Temple

Clasping his palms in deep prayer, Zikalala was moved by the deep reverence worshippers had for the divine mother....

For Hindus far from home, online religious services can be a valued connection

Priest Narayan Shastri, left, conducts a puja service via Skype for the Shubhpuja company in Noida, India. In Hinduism,...


Leading Hindu spiritual leader ‘hugging saint’ to visit Kenya this month

A leading Hindu spiritual leader, humanitarian and visionary, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, will be in the country for three...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

​Islamist Terror Growing in Lethality and Geography, IPT Analysis Finds

by Steven Emerson and Pete Hoekstra IPT News March 28, 2016 The massacres in Brussels and Paris are only...

Hindus laud Mozambique for Diwali holiday

Hindus have commended Mozambique government for reportedly granting Diwali holiday to Hindu employees. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Holi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Holi”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

Hindu Media Forum’s HinduPost.in, a new digital media platform

Hindu Post’s Introduction << Click here for free PDF download HinduPost is a news, commentary and opinion digital media platform that...

Key Hindu religious leader arrives in Kenya ‘to pray for this nation’

Businessman Sanghani Kaburu receives Swaminarayan spiritual leader, His Divine Holiness Ach- arya Maharaj (C), at Mombasa airport on Monday....


World Hindu News – 03 Jan 2016

  WHN gives the news not found anywhere else:Dr. Om P. Aggarwal, You are doing a splendid job:Vijai  ...

Training of Hindu priests Intensified in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA, November 13, 2015 (The Phoenix Sun): The South African Hindu Maha Sabha (SAHMS) has initiated a process...

Hindu prayer hall opens in Mombasa

Swamibapa Prayer Hall had its grand opening at Shree Swaminarayan Sidha Sijivan Mandal NyaIi in Mombasa on Saturday. Hindu...

SAHMS to host conference exploring Hinduism

SOUTH AFRICA, November 27, 2015 (Phoenix Sun): The South African Hindu Maha Sabha will host the “Hinduism in the...



Patricia de Lille wishes Hindu community Happy Diwali

Cape Town mayor hopes festival of lights ushers in a year of joy and contentment for celebrants City wishes...

Students celebrate Hindu festival

The Fountain of the Four Seasons, which rests in front of the Memorial Union, was lit with candles as...

Pittsburgh Mayor and Allegheny County Executive celebrate region’s first official Diwali

Photo courtesy of Ryan Deto Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto address crowd of residents...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dhanteras”

  World Hindu News Wishes All  “Happy Dhanteras”

WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 30, 2015

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Midlands Hindu Society celebrates 20 years

The current committee members (back, from left) Sanjay Lutchman, Advocate Ranjiv Nirghin (president), Udesh Ramesar, Nithia Pillay, Vinesh Rabikissoon...

Misunderstandings of Karma & the idea of the Afterlife

This Sunday at 11am on Sky 793 topics to be discussed include: -Esoteric meaning of Dharma  -Mature understanding of Law of Karma ...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad Of America’s 42 Year Journey In The Service Of Hindu Community

42 Year Journey In the Service of Hindu Community “Get up, and put your shoulders to the wheel —...

Vedic Way To Victory !! Message by Swami Paramarthananda ji

Vedic Way To Victory !! Message by Swami Paramarthananda ji I wish you a happy, healthy, peaceful, and prosperous Vijayadashami....

WHN Global Newsletter – 23 Oct 2015

Trinidad hosts 10th Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (HMEC) – 2015  The tenth HMEC was held at Port of Spain,...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dussehra”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dussehra”

Project Empowering Women Via Sewing Machines Unit’s Skill Training Initiated at Jodhpurs Pakistan Hindu Refugee Camp Site

Jodhpur, Rajasthan (22 Oct. 15): Pakistani Hindu refugee relief program (PHRRP), an umbrella project of multiple US based Hindu...

Vibrant Ganesh Chaturthi Festival Marked in Nairobi

By Karen Mbugua Ganesha Chaturthi, the great Ganesha festival, is also known as ‘Vinayak Chaturthi’ or ‘Vinayaka Chavithi’. It...


WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 20, 2015

  Navaratri – The Essence Of Mother Durga   Announcement for Diwali at The Metropolitan Museum of Art Interview...

Navaratri – The Essence Of Mother Durga

Since ancient Vedic times, India has been regarded by its people as a sacred land, the very land of...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Navratri ”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Navratri ” 

WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 10, 2015

       Where Souls Attain the Qualities of Siva   Sanatan Sanstha is doing very good work – Swami...

Shraddhanjali to Brahmaleen Pujya Swami Dayanand Saraswati from Ashok Singhal

Brahmaleen Pujya Swami Dayanand Ji Saraswati had been closely connected with Vishva Hindu Parishad right from its inception in...

Saints, Scientists, Yogis and Experts Convene At Global Dharma Conference

GDC Day 1 GDC Day 2 GDC Day 3 Source: WHN Media Network

South Africa’s Hindu Update Courtey MaharajGroup

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi ”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi” Source: WHN Media Network

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Krishna Janmashtami” 

Paramahamsa ​​​Nithyananda Vedic newsletter highlight Vedic lifestyle worldwide

    Nithyanandam Ma Prema   Welcome to the Nithyananda Vedic Newsletter where we highlight news and events about Vedic...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Raksha Bandhan”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Raksha Bandhan”  Source: WHN Media Network

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Nag Panchami”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Nag Panchami” 

​H.H.Paramahamsa Nithyananda Worldwide Webinar: Kumbh Mela – The Experience of a Lifetime Aug 8,9 USA IST

    You are Invited to the  worldwide webinar on      KUMBH MELA AUG 8TH @ 6:30pm PST / 9:30 EST  AUG...

Celebrating ’65 War Victory – By Brigadier(Retd) Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

AUM                        CELEBRATING ’65 WAR VICTORY                                By Brigadier(Retd) Chitranjan Sawant,VSM Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, Prime Minister of India ordered...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Guru Purnima”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Guru Purnima”

Perfume distributor apologises for offensive bottle design

The Universal Society of Hinduism has called for a recall on the product, saying the bottle is offensive. FILE:...

Nithyananda Vedic Newsletter – VEDIC Lifestyle, Life is for Others

    Nithyanandam Ma Prema   Welcome to the Nithyananda Vedic Newsletter where we highlight news and events about Vedic...

Indian of Africans Origin Faces Discrimination in India

INDIA, July 5, 2015 (By Mridula Chari): Travelling to the subcontinent from Africa as mercenaries, merchants and slaves, Sidis...



International Yoga Day features yoga for kids and families

Like a blossoming flower, the benefits of yoga are like each unfurling petal. Yoga and all of its elements—including...

Invitation for Hindu Education Board Conference 2015, New Delhi

Dear Educationist,Namaskar. You are cordially invited to the upcoming Conference on Contours for Higher Education Policy for Bharat, organized by Hindu Education...

Hindu World View – Sushim Mukerji

Hindu World View Sushim Mukerji sushim.mukerji@gmail.com   In the 21st century the Hindus have the opportunity of re-inventing themselves. India...

HMEC Call for International Yoga Day Observance June 21

Plan a program on 21st June for the International Yoga Day Observance   United Nations General Assembly on December 11,...

South Africa Hindu Update

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Editorial: Our Condolence & Support For Hindu Holy Land Nepal Earthquake Victims

Editorial: Our Condolence & Support For Hindu Holy Land Nepal Earthquake Victims   On 25 April, 2014 an earthquake of...

Principles of Hinduism must be practised

The widespread criminal activity and murders in the guise of xenophobia has called South Africans to strive as a...

VHP to rebuild houses, shrines damaged in Nepal quake; Please donate to VHPA Seva

VHP to rebuild houses, shrines damaged in Nepal quake Author: PTI Publication: The Hindu Date: April 29, 2015 URL:...

Hindu community root for organic farming to improve soil fertility 

Hindu businessmen have urged local farmers to embrace organic farming to increase soil fertility. The businessmen who are in...

South African Hindu News Media Updates

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Bihu”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Bihu” 

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Vishu”

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Baisakhi ”

World Hindu News Wishes All  “Joyous & prosperous Baisakhi ” 

Nithyananda Vedic Newsetter – VEDIC Lifestyle Life Positive

      Nithyanandam Life Bliss Foundation   We are happy to bring you some of the main highlights of...

World Hindu Economic Forum – East Africa

East Africa Regional Forum Making East African Society Prosperous.  April 26 2015, Nairobi, Kenya.   WHAT East Africa Regional...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Hindu New Year”

  World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Hindu New Year”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Gudi Padwa”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Gudi Padwa” 

HINDU RENAISSANCE AWARD – Mr. Modi Is Our Hindu of the Year, 2014

Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, is honored for empowering Hindus globally to be bold and proud of...

Indian PM Narendra Modi Prays at Mauritius Hindu Holy Place Ganga Talao

PORT LOUIS:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited the Ganga Talao, considered to be the most sacred Hindu place in...

10 Scientific Reasons Behind Why You Should Visit Hindu Temple – American Hindu Association

  India is known for it’s rich Hindu culture and tradition. There are hundred’s of mesmerizing Hindu temples across...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Holi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus  “Joyous & prosperous Holi”  

South African Hindu Society News Updates

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Thousands Celebrate Hindu Festival in Mauritius

MAURITIUS, February 16, 2015 (Yahoo): Thousands of pilgrims converge at the Grand Bassin, considered as the most sacred Hindu...

VHPA Best Wishes for Maha Shivaratri to you and your family

Om Maheswaraya namaha, Om Mahadevaya namaha, Om Sarveswaraya namaha, Om Shivaya namaha,  Om Shankaraya namaha Om Trayambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim...

Seychelles Hindu Devotees show their Mettle at Thaipoosam Kavadi Festival

VICTORIA, SEYCHELLES, February 4, 2015 (Seychelles News Agency): Hindus from all over the world celebrate the annual Thaipoosam Kavadi...

Don’t Touch Me on My Religion…or Identity

SOUTH AFRICA, December 14, 2014 (Times Live by S. Makhanya): Rarely do we in South Africa have a year...

“​​​I am a proud subscriber to World Hindu News for exemplary service to the Hindus and foreigners to understand as to what Hinduism is” – ​Cac Murugappan​

Cac Murugappan writes to WHN –   The World Hindu News  ​​ truly and faithfully spread Hinduism to all corners...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Paris And Nigeria—The Differential Between

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Hon. Indian PM Narendra Modi invites your ideas on International Day of Yoga

          OPEN FORUM: YOUR EXPERIENCE AT THE EMBASSY From 7th to 9th February the Ministry of External...

South Africa Hindu Maha Sabha to regulate priests

The South African Hindu Maha Sabha has announced plans to regulate Hindu priests in the country amid growing concerns...

Kenya: Hindu Council’s Talent@60 Show Impresses

The Hindu Council of Kenya hosted the inaugural ‘Talent at 60 and over’ concert last Saturday. This event was...

​200 Speakers are Set to Address 45 Sessions of 7 Conferences at World Hindu Congress 2014 @ New Delhi

Namaste.Thank You for your registration at World Hindu Congress 2014. We request you to forward below message to interested...

South Africa Hindu Update

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A Successful Eye Camp At Likoni Ferry By Hindu Council of Kenya

Coastweek — On 18th October 2014, Hindu Council of Kenya, Mombasa branch along with Mombasa Eye Hospital and Laser Centre...

​20 Amazing Scientific Reasons Behind Hindu Traditions

20 Amazing Scientific Reasons Behind Hindu Traditions 1.  Joining Both Palms together to Greet   In Hindu culture, people greet...

Hindus light up in preparation for Diwali

JOHANNESBURG – Hindus around the world are getting together in preparation for one of their biggest festivals, Deepavali or...

Mozambique: Diwali Holiday for Hindu Employees

MOZAMBIQUE, October 22, 2014( Verdade):The Labour Minister, Maria Helena Taipo, has granted a day off to most Hindu government...

South Africa: President Wishes Hindu Community a Happy Diwali

Pretoria — President Jacob Zuma has extended good wishes to the Hindu, Tamil, Gujerati and other communities who celebrate...

​Diwali Publication Of Dharma Karma – ​South African Hindu Forum

Namaste, Vannakum and Pranam  Please find attached  the Diwali publication of Dharma Karma brought to you through the South African Hindu Forum and The Lotus Chamber of...

Diwali ‘bang fireworks prohibited’ – SA Hindu Maha Sabha

Given that the exact date to celebrate Diwali has been corrected, the SA Hindu Maha Sabha issued the Diwali...

[GHHF] Cow Slaughter Mafia See how Cows are Slaughtered: Graphic, Horrific, Gruesome and Unbearable

  GHHF Cow Slaughter Mafia See how Cows are Slaughtered: Graphic, Horrific, Gruesome and Unbearable   “Cow protection is...

Jubilation As Hindus Mark Brahmotsavam Festival in Nairobi

Devotees, dressed in traditional attire, turned up in large numbers to celebrate one of the most important and auspicious...

World Hindu News Weekly – 21 Sep 2014

        September 21, 2014   Role of Hindu temples in India for social change An Interview with Dr....

Hindu festival celebrated in Seychelles

The Seychelles Hindu community, locals, and tourists gathered in front of the Navasakthi Vinayagar Temple last Friday night for...

Hindu festival celebrated in Seychelles

The Seychelles Hindu community, locals, and tourists gathered in front of the Navasakthi Vinayagar Temple last Friday night for...

SAHRC investigating racism complaints over anti-Indian song

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is currently investigating complaints of racism submitted by the South African Hindu Maha...

Hate of Indian & Hindu Community:South African Hindu Maha Sabha Press Release

Use data from below link. Details: www.maharajgroup.co.za/hinduhate.htm Outside Citizenship of India: www.maharajgroup.co.za/oci.htm Source: Via WHN Publisher

Dharma – Diwali Edition by South African Hindu Forum

  ​PLEASE FIND DOWNLOAD LINK FOR ATTACHED FILE BELOW:​ Dharma Diwali ELECTRONIC final             ...

Acharya Certification awarded to Alankar Rathnesh Maharaj: South Africa

Raam Raam Maharaj. Herewith I enclose the certificate and correspondence confirming my induction as Achaaryaji Taakur Naresh. — Lord...

Watch Live – Hon’ble Indian PM Narendra Modi’s Maiden Independence Day Speech on 15th August

Click here to Watch ​ Kind Regards,   Sanjay Kadia Overseas Friends Of BJP UK   Follow us on:...

ISIPINGO DHARAM MANDIR CELEBRATES AKHAND HANUMAN CHALISA

The Isipingo Dharam Mandir celebrated its 2nd Akhand Hanuman Chalisa on 25th May 2014 at the temple in Isipingo.  The President...

South African Hindu Maha Sabha to honour women

The South African Hindu Maha Sabha together with the Foresthaven Hindu Dharma Sabha will be hosting a Women’s month...

Mauritius Hindu’s Lord Murugan Conscecrated

GRAND BASIN, MAURITIUS, July 11, 2014 (Le Mauricien): On Saturday, Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami oversaw the dedication of a statue...

World Hindu Economic Forum To Be Held In Durban

Four hundred delegates from all over the world representing various sectors of industry and business are expected to attend...

South Africa to host “World Hindu Economic Forum”

Four hundred delegates from all over the world representing various sectors of industry and business are expected to attend...


VHP Mauritius, HSS & Hindu Alliance Led Vijay Rally to celebrate the Big Victory of Hon.Narendra Modi

VHP Mauritius, HSS and Hindu Alliance chose to celebrate the historical win of the BJP through banners that were put all...

At Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Indian PM candidate Narendra Modi offers 1,001 lotuses to Lord Shiva

VARANASI: As Lord Shiva, the presiding deity of Banaras, is fond of ‘kamal’ (lotus) the PM-in-waiting Narendra Modi offered...

A lost city and a Hindu’s holy temple

Scratched and exhausted, Damian Evans pushed through dense jungle into a clearing where mountain villagers long ago attempted to...

Hinduism as Open-Source Faith

In the midst of the humdrum of the ongoing parliamentary electoral battle, let us for a few moments turn...

Obama Commended For Including Hindus In Address

Hindus world over have applauded American President Barack Obama for including “Hindus” in his “Easter and Passover Greetings” address...

Father Frazer Mascarenhas blog targeting visionary Hindu leader – Modi, irks Mumbai Xavier students

(Meghnad Bose is about to complete his graduation in mass media at St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. He is deeply...

A Hanuman temple in front of every home – Hinduism in Mauritius

Lord Hanuman, an immortal incarnation of Lord Shiva and a devotee of Lord Rama, is worshipped as an icon...

Ivory Coast Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Ivory Coast Temple http://iskcontemples.wordpress.com/hare- krishna-links/cote-divoire/ ISKCON Code Di Voire   Source: Hindu...

Malawi Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Malawi Temple http://www.facebook.com/pages/Shree-Hindu- Seva-Samaj-Lilongwe-MALAWI/236910826348272 Shree Hindu Seva Samaj, Lilongwe (MALAWI) Source: Hindu...

Mauritius Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Mauritius Hindi http://pages.intnet.mu/hindiliterature/ Hindi In Maritius Mauritius Hindi http://pages.intnet.mu/hindiliterature/index.ht m Hindi literature of...

Mozambique Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Mozambique Temple http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Salamanga_Hindu_temple.jpg Salamanga Hindu temple Source: Hindu Media Network

Ghana Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Ghana Leader- Spiritual Western Hindu http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swami_Ghananan da_(Ghana) Swami Ghanananda (Ghana) Ghana Leader- ...

India last refuge of oppressed Hindus: Modi

Narendra Modi continued his blitzkrieg in the Northeast on Saturday, stunning the region with his attention, the like of...

India last refuge of oppressed Hindus: Modi

Narendra Modi continued his blitzkrieg in the Northeast on Saturday, stunning the region with his attention, the like of...

Kenya: Hindu Council Unhappy With Kisumu Demo

THE Hindu Council has protested the pulling down of a statue in Kisumu City by protesters. The monument erected...

Hindu Council protests removal of Sikh monument in Kisumu

The Hindu Council of Kenya has written a protest letter to the Kisumu county government over the removal of...


Hindu Council of Kenya Hosts Kite Festival for Kisumu Kids

The Kite Festival held at the Jalaram Academy School Kisumu on January 12 was a huge success. More than...

Hindu Council of Africa launches temple renovation program in Kutch

Hindu Council of Africa has started a programme for renovation of existing temples and construction of new temples in Kutch...

Offensive Photos of Deities Outrage Hindus of South African

Hindu groups in South Africa have expressed outrage at photographs taken at a music festival which depict models in...

Nelson Mandela: A Hero to Hindus

As many of us await the opening of the highly-anticipated Nelson Mandela biopic, Long Walk to Freedom, it’s important to understand...

Nigeria Hindus Celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi

LAGOS, NIGERIA, October 19, 2013 (The Guardian): Indians hwew recently celebrated the Silver Jubilee of Ganesh Chaturthi, a popular...

Kenya’s Hindus Can Light Fireworks On Diwali–As Long As They Make No Noise

NAIROBI, KENYA, October 29, 2013 (Quartz): Terrorism fears here, a little more than a month after the Westgate mall...

Indian youths illegally detained in Libya

MADURAI: Twenty six youths from Tamil Nadu have been “illegally detained” by their employer in Libya for demanding the...

Africa is Ripe for a Strong Hindu Future

     Western faiths are long embedded in Africa. Christianity came first through traders. They were followed by missionaries...