AFRICA

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...