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Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth

Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth   Ganga Dussehara, also known as Gangavataran, is a popular Hindu festival...

Upset Hindus urge Nordstrom to withdraw insensitive “Brahmin” cow leather handbags

  Hindus feel that associating luxury handbags made of cow leather with “Brahmin” was very inappropriate; and are urging...

Alexander Duff: The real culprit who ruined our education system

  It was not just Lord Macauley who did so We have heard countless times how this Lord Macauley...

WHY INDIA?- Christian groups, missionaries making the most out of pandemic

Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ’! This is what they...

‘Charity Garba Night’ in Australia for Covid-19 India relief fund

Covid-19 has crippled the world and like other nations of the world, India has been severely affected by it. The...

Samachar Manyata Association for Research and Training (SMaRT) Website Launched

One of the biggest tragedies of independent India has been monopolization of the narrative space by subscribers of one...


Dr Clifford Rampaul– A passionate Hindu religious ,social activist passes away

Dr. Maniram ‘Clifford’ Rampaul—A passionate spiritual and social activist, humble to the very end. By PARAS RAMOUTAR. A Hindu...

Upset Hindus urge Brazil firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha beer growlers and apologize

  Upset Hindus are urging Curitiba (Paraná, Brazil) based Siphon Growlers to apologize and withdraw beer growlers displaying images...

VHPA statement on the passing of Anjleebahen Pandya

  The Following statement was issued by the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)   Vishwa Hindu Parishad of...

Hindus welcome Alabama legislature lifting yoga ban in schools & urge Governor to sign it

Hindus have welcomed Alabama Legislature finally approving allowing yoga in Alabama public schools; saying that although it came with...

Ekal Offensive Against Pandemic in Rural India: Prakash Waghmare

In India, Covid-19 (Corona) pandemic’s second wave hit hard suddenly and with the force of a tsunami. The country...

Temple Town rule a solution to protect temples

The Christian framing of a law to protect temples proves what they fear if this rule were fully implemented...


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...

Trinidad Hindus Observe Navaratri, Ram Navami, Hanuman Jayanti in April Amidst Covid 19

PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, April 11, 2021 (HPI by Paras Ramoutar): Amidst the dreaded Covid-19 Pandemic, Hindus in Trinidad and Tobago,...

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...

Hindu Prayer Spoken Before City Council Meeting in Claremore Concerns Residents

CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA, March 15, 2021 : A Hindu prayer spoken before tonight’s city council meeting in Claremore has residents...

Upset Hindus urge Warner Bros not to trivialize Lord Shiva in upcoming anime TV series

Upset Hindus are urging Warner Bros not to trivialize highly revered Hindu deity Lord Shiva in its upcoming anime...

Hindu mantras to start the day of Johnson City Commission in Tennessee 1st time in 152 years

Reportedly for the first time since its incorporation in 1869, Johnson City Commission (Tennessee) will start its meeting on...

Hindus welcome world’s largest Cathedral offering yoga classes

Hindus have welcomed The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine in New York, an Episcopal church which is...

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) inaugurated its first Hindu Center in the city of Sugar Grove, IL

On October 24, 2020, the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) inaugurated its first Hindu Center in the city...

Kamala Harris as Maa Durga opens up questions about her true identity

On October 17, Meena Harris, the US Vice Presidential candidate Kamala Harris’s niece posted an offensive tweet and imagery...

Orientation to Hindu Studies Webinar – October 3rd at 9 am PST / Noon EST / 9:30 pm IST

What is the difference between going to Mandirs, listening to Gurus and Pravachans and entering a formal Academic Program...

Hindu prayer to open Fort Worth City Council in Texas on December 1

Hindu prayer will open the meeting of Fort Worth City Council (Texas) on December one, containing verses from world’s...

Divali Nagar postponed for 2020 because of Covid-19, says NCIC chairman

By PARAS RAMOUTAR: PORT-OF-SPAIN The annual Divali Nagar is another casualty of Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago, according to...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in Carroll School District of Texas, starting 2021

Hindus want schools in Carroll Independent School District (CISD) headquartered in Southlake (Texas) to stay closed on Diwali; the...

California’s Devi Mandir Napa Ashram Burned Down

YUBA CITY, CALIFORNIA, August 25, 2020 (Temple of the Divine Mother, Inc., by Swami Satyananda Saraswati): This year 2020...

Upset Hindus urge Orlando firm to withdraw “Blood of Kali” tea & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Coffee Shop of Horrors located in Greater Orlando (Florida) to withdraw its “Blood of Kali”...

Humari Sanskriti Invitation -Join Bhajan Sandhya by Sharma Bandhu Sun 12 July 8am IST (Sat 11 July 7.30pm PST)

Humari Sanskriti www.humarisanskriti.ca invites to join Bhajan Sandhya by eminent singers doyens of Ram darbar style of singing Sharma...

Indian lives do not matter – violent incitement against Indians By Dr Kumar Mahabir

On her Facebook page, well-known ruling People’s National Movement’s (PNM’s) political activist, Juliet Davy, of Trinidad and Tobago, created...

Diverse religious leaders call it “morally wrong” to continue with “Washington Redskins” name

Christian-Hindu-Buddhist-Jewish-Native American religious leaders are appealing to Washington Redskins football team owner Dan Snyder and National Football League (NFL)...

India is the bedrock of Hinduism: Indian high Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago

By PARAS RAMOUTAR  PORT  OF SPAINIndian high Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago, Shri Arun Kumar Sahu said that although...

Hindus welcome proposal of Diwali holiday in Virginia’s Fairfax County Schools

Hindus have welcomed inclusion of Diwali holiday (November four, 2021) in the Draft Calendars 2021-2022 of Fairfax County Public...

India’s Rama takes on China’s dragon: Taiwan News

India’s Rama poised to slay China’s dragon over Ladakh border dispute TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As news broke that...

UTT must revisit the Indian presence in Trinidad and Tobago (Indian Heritage Month)

By PARAS RAMOUTAR The observance of the 175th anniversary of the East Indian presence in Trinidad and Tobago must...

Indian diaspora had its genesis in the concept of globalization: Paras Ramoutar

The works of Nobel laureate, V.S. Naipaul were the subject of discussion at the on-line seminar organized by the...

A perspective of the present racial tensions from an African American Hindu leader

 I grew up in the South during the 1950s and 60s. Those were troublesome times for the African American...

Announcing the North American Hindu Chaplaincy Conference

UNITED STATES, May 4, 2020 (Convergence on Campus): On Saturday May 23 & Sunday May 24th 2020 we celebrate...

Trinidad and Tobago: Muslims and Hindus would be disadvantaged in COVID-19 grants

In an ethnically-plural society like ours, “church” cannot be used as a generic term. It connotes exclusion and discrimination....

“Whipping up Hinduphobia will Lead to Bullying and Hindu Bashing in the USA” World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) on USCIRF

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA), strongly denounces the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) Annual Report,...

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) strongly condemns the lynching of Hindu sadhus in Palgarh

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) strongly condemns the lynching of Hindu sadhus (ascetics, monks) in Palgarh, India. The...

Hindu University of America Webinar on ‘Yoga and the Healing Power of Contemplative Dialog’

Hindu University of Americabrings you a webinar on‘The Healing Power of Contemplative Dialog ‘From the world of Yogaat a...

Commonwealth, CARICOM must suspend Guyana from its folds: Paras Ramoutar

Guyana should be suspended from the Commonwealth and CARICOM with immediate effect, now that David Granger, the incumbent President...

Controversial CARICOM member supervising Guyana election results

A Caribbean Community (CARICOM) High Level Team is now in Guyana supervising the recounting of ballots from the March...

All Hindu observances in mandirs are cancelled in Trinidad

By PARAS RAMOUTAR–Port-of-Spain Because of the  unpredictably of the Covid 19 spread, Hindu major organizations have cancelled all religious...

Multi-faith service “seeking God’s mercy” off—will be held as “Thanks to God” service after coronavirus

The multi-faith prayer service where Nevada’s faith leaders from various traditions planned to join together on March 15 to...

Why Don’t Hindus Stand Up Against Anti-Hindu Anti-India Agenda?

March 11, 2020 Although India and Hindus were attacked for centuries, India maintained a peaceful environment and communal harmony,...

Kauai’s Hindu Monastery Closed to Visitors due to Corona Virus

With increasing concerns flooding in from devotees around the world for the health and safety of our monks and...

Nevada’s diverse religious leaders coming together to pray for God’s mercy regarding coronavirus

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, Nevada’s faith leaders from various traditions will join together to pray for God’s mercy...

Education Ministry states all schools run by Hindu faith-based organisations will be closed for Holi and Ram Naumi

Hindus celebrating Holi in Fiji The Ministry of Education is urging schools to follow the statement sent by the...

Upset Hindus urge Oregon brewery to rename Shavasana beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Newport (Oregon) based Rogue Ales & Spirits brewery to apologize and rename its “Shavasana” (Imperial,...

“HOLI FOR UNITY” – Across The USA, Over 50 Hindu Students and Community Groups Launch A Nationwide Campaign To Spread The True Meaning Of Holi

A national campaign, titled “Holi for Unity”, was launched by over 50 Hindu student and community organizations to bring...

Houston is priming up to welcome the most prominent face of Yoga

Patanjali Yogpeeth USA President Shekhar Agrawal recently announced that none other than Yogrishi Swami Ramdev himself will be in...

Detroit Institute of Arts removes Lord Ganesha finger puppet within few hours of Hindu protest

Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), “one of the premier art museums in the United States”, removed Lord Ganesha finger...

Upset Hindus urge California apparel firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha shorts & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Santa Ana (California, USA) based athletic clothing brand INKnBURN for immediate withdrawal of shorts carrying...

Despite Hindu protest, College of New Jersey refuses to withdraw its newspaper labelling Hinduism as “unforgiving”

Despite Hindu protest, The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) in Ewing is refusing to withdraw printed copies of its...

Hindu temples in North America opting for taller statues of gods

Hindus have welcomed the trend of installing towering statues of Hindu deities in Hindu temples in North America. With...

Anti-Hindu USCIRF: Sex, crime, bigotry in the name of religious freedom

Earlier in December, when the Citizenship Amendment Bill (now Act) was passed in the Lok Sabha, USCIRF issued a...

Many Alabama churches host yoga, but public schools continue to “prohibit” it

Many Alabama churches now reportedly host/offer/conduct or have hosted/offered/conducted yoga classes, but Alabama State Department of Education continues to...

Balmiki Ramayana Exhibition In Trinidad – Paras Ramoutar

High Commission of India opened the Balmiki Ramayana Exhibition to the public on January 7, 2020 at the Prestigious...

Warning! Nazi Narratives Continue to Threaten Hindus and Jews

By Souptik Mukherjee Hitler stole the ancient Hindu symbol of the Swastika, which for thousands of years had been used...

Hindus push for Diwali holiday in New York’s Valley Stream School District

Hindus are urging Valley Stream Central High School District (VSCHSD) in New York to proclaim official holiday on Diwali,...

Sri Jayanthi Kumaraswami of Chennai one-month “Yaga For Peace” mission to Trinidad Tobago

Her Holiness Sri Jayanthi  Kumaraswami of Chennai, India will climax her one-month mission to Trinidad and Tobago with a...

Christians greeted on Christmas by Hindus

Hindus have sent greetings to Christian communities world over for Christmas.  Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release...

Rallies across US in support of Citizenship Amendment Act

New York, Dec 23, 2019:   The Indian diaspora in the US from several hundreds of organizations showed their...

Dilip Mehta – An American Hindu Leader, Contributes $200 for Hinglaj Mata Temple Boundary Wall Creation

29th Dec 2019 | Jodhpur, India American Hindu leader and former Hindu Mahasabha of American president, Dilip Mehta visited the...

Canada clothing firm apologizes & removes Lord Ganesha legging within 24-hours of Hindu protest

Greater Vancouver (Canada) based athleisure brand NoMiNoU has apologized and withdrawn legging and capri, carrying images of Hindu deity...

Upset Hindus urge Vancouver athleisure brand to withdraw Lord Ganesha legging & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Greater Vancouver (Canada) based athleisure brand NoMiNoU for immediate withdrawal of legging and capri carrying...

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 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...

Lauding Henrico for Diwali holiday, Hindus want all Virginia schools close on Diwali

Welcoming Henrico County Public Schools (HCPS) in Virginia for proposing student holiday on Diwali in both the versions of...

Anita Anand becomes first Hindu cabinet minister in Canada

MP Anita Anand, becomes first Hindu woman lawmaker to be made a minister in Canada.She is now the minister of public...

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...

Trailblazing Historic ‘Hindu Mandir Executive Conference’ in NJ :Prakash Waghmare

“Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America (VHPA)” sponsored historic 14th annual ‘Hindu Mandir Executive Conference (HMEC)’ in New Jersey concluded...

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...

Global Human Rights Conference in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA, October 17, 2019: The United States Hindu Alliance (USHA) plans to organize the first global human rights conference...

Fiji-Forgotten Land of Hindus

FIJI, September 20, 2019 (Pragyata by Anhad Jakhmola): Fiji or Republic of Fiji is an island nation situated near...

Lauding Jonesboro school for launching yoga, Hindus seek yoga in all Arkansas schools

Commending Jonesboro Kindergarten Center (JKC) for reportedly using yoga to help students learn to read, Hindus are urging for...

Center for Hindu Empowerment strongly condemns violent attacks in Pakistan, calls on PM Imran Khan to ensure the safety of Hindus

As the violent attacks on Pakistani Hindus and Sikhs continue by Jihadists, Center for Hindu Empowerment strongly condemns the...

Hindu Americans Feel Betrayed By Leftist Democrats

The cozy relationship between Hindu Americans and the Democratic Party has come under severe strain. The open hostility of...

Hindus laud University of Virginia Cancer Center for offering free yoga to patients

Hindus have commended University of Virginia (UVA) Cancer Center in Charlottesville for launching free yoga classes for cancer patients,...

Hindu University of America: Orientation to Hindu Studies

Dear Friends & Supporters, We are pleased to announce that Hindu University of America is open for enrollment. Please visit...

Global Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora protests at Washington Post HQ, thanks PM Modi, HM Amit Shah

Washington DC , 07 Sep’19 About 300 Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora and Indian American community have protested in front of...

Hindu Youth Camp Focuses on Heritage, Indian Culture

HOUSTON, TEXAS, August 8, 2019 (Houston Chronicle): The last day of school is the beginning of the countdown to...

Register now – 14th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference USA

Update on 14th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ ConferenceFRIDAY, SEPT 20, 6PM – SUNDAY, SEPT 22, 12PM Sustaining Temples and Institutions: Building Security...

Bhagvad Gita Scholarship for Middle and High School Students of US

Bhagvad Gita Scholarship for Middle and High School Students Coalition of Hindu Youth (CHY)  /  Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference...

Hindus come to Tom Brady’s defense, saying yoga is a serious time-tested powerhouse

Hindus have come to the defense of New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady as many made fun of...

“Prohibition” of yoga in Alabama public schools continues

“Prohibition” of yoga in the public schools of Alabama continues despite an agenda item in the February 14 Work...

Major General (Retd) G. D. Bakshi US Tour

Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Lauding Lawrenceburg school, Hindus urge all Kentucky schools to offer “World Religions”

Commending Anderson County High School (ACHS) in Lawrenceburg (Kentucky) for offering “World Religions” course, Hindus are urging all Kentucky...

Upset Hindus seek right to cremation in Malta as “burial hinders soul’s journey”

Worldwide Hindus are upset over Malta not having mechanism for the cremation of deceased Hindus, forcing the community to...

Santa Cruz sock co. apologizes & removes Lord Ganesh socks within hours of Hindu protest

Santa Cruz (California) based sock company MERGE4 has apologized and taken down socks carrying image of Hindu deity Lord...

Hindu priest attacked near temple in US

The priest suffered bruises and abrasions all over his body, including his face during the attack on July 18,...

Upset Hindus urge Charlotte fitness-wear firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh leggings & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Charlotte (North Carolina) based fitness-wear brand USFitGirls for immediate withdrawal of leggings carrying images of...

Hindus in Richmond Hill Oppose 14-Storeys near Ganesha Temple at Bayview and Elgin Mills

image: ONTARIO, CANADA, June 26, 2019 (York Region): As long as the Hindus can see the temple, they can pray....

Years in the Making, Taos Hindu Temple Housing Rare Statue Opens

TAOS, NEW MEXICO, July 12, 2019 (KRQE News): Thousands of people are expected in Taos this weekend for the...

Pearland Is Home to Rare Hindu Temple Crafted by Hand

PEARLAND, TEXAS, July 5, 2019 (Yahoo News): The Houston area Pearland temple is the only temple dedicated to the...

Upset Hindus seek apology from Whole Foods for not being transparent in food labels

Hindus are upset at supermarket chain Whole Foods Market (WFM), which claims to “maintain the strictest quality standards in...

Six City Councils in Utah heard Hindu mantras this week

Meetings of six city councils in Utah had Hindu invocations between June 10 to 13, containing verses from world’s...

Trinidad pays tribute to Gandhi on World Environment Day

Trinidad pays tribute to Gandhi on World Environment Day By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain: The works and thoughts of Mahatma...

Appeal for Families of the Brave Jawans in J&K

World Hindu Council of America Inc. (VHPA) Seva (Social Services) Office P.O.Box 2009, Natick, MA 01760 732-744-0851; office@vhp-america.org; www.vhp-america.org Appeal for Families of the...

THREADS 2019 – A Unique Conference by VHPA

Namaskar, The World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) would like to invite you to THREADS 2019, a unique conference...

Brazen Thieves Steal $15K in Gold from Atlanta Temple

ATLANTA, GEORGIA, May 20, 2019 (AJC): [HPI note: temple management should take note of this incident; similar thefts have...

Sanskriti Under Siege

    Sanskriti Under Siege     How the New Left has successfully infiltrated Sanskrit studies to hijack it...

Forum on Understanding Hate Crimes and Protecting Places of Worship

Manu Shah On 6th April, Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH) hosted a first-of-its-kind Forum on “Understanding Hate Crimes and...

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

Upset Hindus are urging Amsterdam (Netherlands) based Friekens Brewery (Friekens Brouwerij) to apologize and not use Hindu deity Lord...

Swami Vivekananda

Manoranjan Inc in Association with Major Indo American Organizations of Houston are proud to present drama on most inspirational...

Trinidad Hindus Observe Nau Raatri, Ram Nowi and Hanuman Jayanti with Blissfulness

HPI/Paras Ramoutar PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, April 8, 2019 (HPI by Paras Ramoutar): Even though Hindus came here 174 years ago...

Shrines shine, gold glistens as Utah Hindus bring spirit of India

UTAH, USA, April 2, 2019 (Salt Lake Tribune, by Peggy Fletcher Stack): In a land of fast food restaurants,...

Concord’s Shiva Murugan Temple Breaks Ground in Elaborate Ceremony

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA, February 15, 2019 (The Pioneer, by Tamara Steiner):In a day-long celebration replete with religious rituals, Concord’s Shiva...

Concord Temple Yatra: Unique Feat

Walking to a temple to celebrate devotional fervor is a well-understood facet of Hinduism in India. This very devotion...

Federal Court Unseals Records in California Department Of Education Lawsuit by Hindu Organization

FREMONT, CALIFORNIA, February 2, 2019 (press release by capeem.org): Judge Charles Breyer has unsealed emails showing Department of Education...

New Hindu Temple to Be Built on South Main Street

By Pamela Johnson At the real estate closing (L–R) are Nicole Shannon, the property seller’s attorney; Christopher Nichols, the...

Hindu prayers read at Oregon’s Canby City Council

Canby City Council in Oregon, incorporated in 1893, had its reportedly historic Hindu invocation on January 16 evening, containing...

Yoga and meditation are on the rise in the U.S.

UNITED STATES, January 15, 2019 (Nurse): As mindfulness and complementary health techniques become more mainstream, more Americans are adding...

Hindus Most Educated Religious Group in the US, Says New Report

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 7, 2019 (Hindustan Times): Hindus are the most educated — based on college degrees — among...

Ganesha the Playful Protector

DENVER, COLORADO, December 31, 2018 (Denver Art Museum): Ganesha The Playful Protector is developed in collaboration with the National...

Can Being Nice to Cows Save the World? A Hindu Man in the Poconos Would Like to Believe So.

STROUDSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA, November 19, 2018 (The Inquirer): Every day, a joyful man in dung-covered boots tries to balance the...

Upset Hindus urge Charleston’s yoga outfit to change its ‘Lord Ganesh holding beer’ logo

Upset Hindus are urging Charleston (South Carolina) based Bendy Brewski Yoga, a yoga outfit which pairs yoga and beer,...

Hindus urge Trinidad & Tobago to restore visa of Hinduism students

Hindus have urged Trinidad and Tobago to immediately restore the visa of three Jamaican students who were reportedly denied...

American Hindus Plan to Celebrate 125th Anniversary of Vivekananda’s Chicago Speech in 100 US Cities.

Atlanta, GA: The United States Hindu Alliance (USHA), a national Hindu advocacy organization, announces CHICAGO ADDRESS 125, a one year...

Malibu Temple Cancels Weekend Activities on Account of Fires, Vacates Temple

MALIBU, CALIFORNIA, November 9, 2018 (Malibu Hindu Temple press release): “To the members and devotees of the Temple: On...

Hindu Reformers Theme for Divali Nagar 2018 in Trinidad

Paras Ramoutar PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, October 18, 2018 (Paras Ramoutar for HPI): The works and times of several Indian Hindu...

Hindu temple with capacity of 7,800 people opens in Massachusetts

A magnificent two-story Hindu temple reportedly covering 40,000 square feet on a 28-acres plot, which claims to accommodate 7,800...

Thousands of Jains Expected to Converge in Southern California for 20th JAINA Convention

Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar (c), seen here at one of the previous JAINA conventions, is...

Global Hindu gathering draws crowd, protest in Chicago

World Hindu Congress 2018 coordinator Abhaya Asthana, left, speaks during the congress on Sept. 7, 2018, outside Chicago. RNS...

Upset Hindus urge Chile brewery to withdraw goddess Kali beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Valdivia (Chile) based Cerveza Bundor craft brewery to apologize and retire its “Kali IPA” beer...

Dakotas to have their first Hindu temple soon

A Hindu temple is planned to open soon in the Tea suburb of South Dakota’s largest city Sioux Falls,...

Upset Hindus urge England brewery to withdraw goddess Kalika beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Ashby-de-la-Zouch (Derbyshire, England) based Tollgate Brewery to apologize and withdraw its “Kalika IPA” beer; calling...

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed to speak at Lutheran Church in Nevada

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will address the congregants and others at St. Paul’s...

Upset Hindus urge Minnesota firm to apologize & withdraw Lord Shiva doormat

Upset Hindus are urging Saint Cloud (Minnesota) based company Babyshark for immediate withdrawal of door mat carrying image of...

Hindu prayer opening Lyon County Commissioners meeting in Nevada for 1st time

For the first time, Board of County Commissioners of Lyon County, created 1861, will start its day in Yerington...

Lauding Tempe School District for offering yoga, Hindus seek yoga in all Arizona schools

Hindus have commended Tempe Union High School District (TUHSD) in Arizona for offering Yoga and Advanced Yoga in its...

BAPS North American Youth Convention 2018, Atlanta, GA, USA

From July 1 to July 10, 2018, the BAPS North American Youth Convention (NAYC18) in Atlanta, Georgia will see...

Hindus shocked at Vatican Museums labelling them as “cult”

Hindus are shocked at the description of a portable Hindu temple, a collection of Vatican Museums, which in their...

WAVES Conference in Dallas

3 – 5 AUGUST 08:00 – 13:00   FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE Brookhaven College 3939 Valley View Ln, Farmers Branch, Texas...

Upset Hindus urge Missouri brewery to remove Lord Ganesha image from beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Springfield (Missouri) based award-winning Springfield Brewing Company (SBC) to apologize and not use Hindu deity...

Many US school districts closing on November 7, the day of Hindu festival Diwali

There will reportedly be no classes for students on November seven, the day of most popular Hindu festival Diwali;...

Houston’s Entrepreneur Amit Bhandari donates $50,000 to Ekal’s Mobile Computer Lab

Houston based entrepreneur Amit Bhandari donates $50,000 to Ekal’s Digital Literacy Program. By Manu Shah Houston based entrepreneur Amit...

Hindu temples vandalized in Trinidad

Hindu temples are vandalized again By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain: The counts keeping inflating as another Hindu temple has been...

GHHF: Kathi Mahesh calls Lord Sri Rama a “Cheater” and insults Goddess Sita

Kathi Mahesh calls Lord Sri Rama a “Cheater” and insults Goddess Sita PROTEST March Planned from Hyderabad to Yadagiri Gutta on...


Upset Hindus urge San Antonio art-clothing firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha leggings

Upset Hindus are urging San Antonio (Texas) based art-clothing company DiZurita for immediate withdrawal of leggings carrying images of...


Suresh Iyer takes over as Ekal USA President

Suresh Iyer:Ekal USA’s new President Manu Shah Suresh Iyer’s introductionto Ekal was a strange coincidence. In 2002, he was...

Pennsylvania Senate & House opened with Hindu mantras & holy water drops on June 19

On June 19, both Pennsylvania State Senate and House of Representatives in Harrisburg started their respective sessions with Hindu...

Like Dunbar Cave Park, Hindus urge Tennessee to offer yoga in all 56 State Parks

Hindus have commended Tennessee State Parks of Tennessee Government Department of Environment & Conservation for launching yoga series in...

[GHHF] Tirumala Issue – Major Allegations and The way forward

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You’re invited to Sindh Heritage Day – Raja Dahir’s Anniversary (Jun 30, 2018)

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Why the Latest Genetic Study Does Not Rewrite India’s History

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Renowned Getty Museum exhibiting paintings of Hindu gods

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In Danger of Losing Hinduism in India? Khadreme Hindu Samaj

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Rajan Zed to open Oklahoma Senate, Oklahoma & Grady Counties, & Enid City with Hindu prayers

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Thought provoking article By Dr. David Frawley, (American Institute of Vedic Studies, New Mexico, U..S.A.)

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Rhode Island House of Representatives to start its day with Hindu mantras on June 20

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Hindu Temple breaking ground in Chatham Illinois April 21

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Hindus push for Diwali holiday in Texas’ Frisco School District

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Lauding Edison for Diwali holiday, Hindus want all New Jersey schools close on Diwali

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Hindu prayer to open Enid City Council in Oklahoma on May 1

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Utah’s Juab County Commission to open with Hindu prayer for 1st time

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SHANI MAHA POOJA ON MARCH, SATURDAY, 31,2018

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Hindu prayer to start the day of Utah’s Centerville City Council on June 5

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Hindus urge Prince Harry & Meghan to visit Hindu temple after wedding to seek blessings

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Oklahoma Senate to open with Hindu prayer

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Hindus planning to urge Macy’s, Footlocker, etc., to not carry Pharrell-Adidas Holi shoes

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VHPA Mourns Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswati Shankaracharya Swamigal Attaining Samadhi

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Iowa Senate & House kicked off their sessions with Hindu prayers on Monday

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Illinois Senate & House opened with Hindu prayers

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GHHF Memorandum of Concerns submitted to Chandrababu Naidu

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Concerned Hindu Americans rally for imprisoned leader Tapan Ghosh in the Silicon Valley

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Maha Shivratri ON Feb 13,2018

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Malla Kareti Reddy: A Longtime Supporter Of Ekal Foundation, Chinmaya Mission, VHPA Is No More

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Hindus welcome W. Virginia University offering free yoga classes to reduce students’ stress

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[GHHF] Relocation of all Hindu Temples affected by Polavaram Project

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Hindu Heritage Winter Family Camp – Greater Houston… (Dec 23, 2017 – Dec 25, 2017)

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Hindus urge Norway Govt. to mandate listing of gelatin source on food, which many times is beef

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Hindus urge all Virginia schools to offer yoga like a Fairfax County school

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GHHF Requesting to Chant Chapter 12 on Gita Jayanthi Day November 30

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Condemn New York Times against giving anti-Hindu communal twist to wearing Saree by women

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We are all Hindu Nationalists. Why New York Times is wrong on saris

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Upset Hindus urge Charlotte clothing firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha leggings

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Sheppie Snippets: Come and listen how to promote Hinduism

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GHHF Response to Honorable Rep. Harold Trent Frank’s speech on Gauri Lankesh Murder, Threat to Kancha Ilaiah

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Ahmad Left Hindu American woman to Die in Burning Car as He Hailed Taxi to Go to Hospital

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Shepherd is a Traitor, Philistine, Hypocrite, and Hindu Hater; Let us all support Sri Paripoornananda Swamiji

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Hindu-Americans celebrate International Day of Volunteering across USA

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Trinidad’s Divali Nagar opens with the theme, “Hindu Symbolism” at a cost of US$.8 m By PARAS RAMOUTAR

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If Nearby, Please Attend NYC Comptroller’s Diwali Party

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Spectacular : Dr. Swamy Plano lecture on Ayodhya, National Herald and Chidambarams

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Hindu American Psychiatrist in Kansas Brutally Murdered by Umar Rashid

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VHPA Invites you to Hindu Heritage Day Celebration

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Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Courses

Contact: Dr. Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra,  debidatta.mahapatra@hua.edu 857-206-9036    For registration and inquiries: email: info@hua.edu or call: 407-275-0013   For more info...

1st Hindu Preschool launches in Jamaica, Queens [Video]

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The solution to racial politics in Guyana and Trinidad: Dr. ​Kumar ​Mahabir

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“American Friends of Balochistan” needs your support !

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Hindus welcome BBC plan to produce films on Hinduism

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Zed urges Europe to eliminate prejudices against its Roma populace

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San Francisco’s Hindu chariot procession enters 51st year

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Hindu Mahasabha of America Condemns the Massacre of Amarnath Pilgrims

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UNESCO blamed of hypocrisy for heritage status to island where women are forbidden

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The Blame -Indians Excuse For The Black Crisis In Trinidad & Tobago: Kamal Persad

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Hindu Americans support Hirsh Singh as Republican NJ Governor

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Welcoming Varadkar as next Irish PM, Hindus hope fair treatment of minorities under his rule

Hindus have welcomed Hindu descent Dr. Leo Varadkar, 38, on being in line for being the youngest and 13th...

Hindus welcome YMCA offering free yoga in Kentucky park

Hindus have welcomed YMCA (Young Men’s Christian Association) of Central Kentucky (YMCACK) for offering 13-week long free yoga classes...

Hindu Americans Celebrate Bahurangi Hindu Heritage Day

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Indian Arrival Day commemorative magazine 2017

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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  ...

“Hindu Center” sought at New York University

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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...

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

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Pennsylvanias Unionville Chadds Ford schools to close for Hindu festival Diwali

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Chicago Makes History with First Vegetarian Museum Exhibit

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Swami Satyananda Gave a Lecture on Meditation at National Technological University Branch in Avellaneda

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Ekal Sur Ekal Taal (Houston, TX)

    Dear Ekal Supporter, Thanks for being Ekal Supporter.  This year’s Ekal Vidyalaya annual fund raising dinner program...

Hindu University of America Offers On-Line Hindu Chaplaincy Training

UNITED STATES, April 14, 2017 (HUA): The Hindu University of America in conjunction with Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America...

Thousands Cheer for Indian American Bagpipe Band at NYC’s Tartan Day Parade

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Six percent of Americans say the world’s largest religious group is currently Hindus, according to a demographic study “The...

Majestic Hindu temple planned in New Jersey

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Exclusive Interview Of Dr. Surendar Jain, Vishwa Hindu Parishad Intl. Gen. Secretary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHrCtbBAmns        

HUA – April 2017 Newsletter

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Hindu Talk Show’s Must Watch Interview Of Tapan Ghosh, Hindu Samhati Founder

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Bronx Hindu Community Celebrate Holi

Photo courtesy of Bharati Kemraj Hindus young and old alike celebrated spring in a very colorful manner. Photo courtesy...

Hindu Community of Chicago protests against CNN’s documentary on Aghoris

CHICAGO: Some 600 people gathered outside the offices of CNN in downtown Chicago here to protest against a documentary...

Hindu prayers to open both Nevada Senate & Assembly on April 7

Both Nevada State Senate and Nevada Assembly in Carson City will open with Hindu mantras on April seven, containing...

Hindus laud efforts to bring yoga into New Jersey schools

Nationally recognized Rowan University (RU), a public research university in Glassboro (New Jersey), organized a symposium on March 24...


MEDIA RELEASE – Global Indian diaspora conference in Trinidad

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Hindus welcome launch of Worship Space at Texas A&M University

Hindus are commending public research institution Texas A&M University (TAMU) in College Station (Texas) for reported launching of designated...


Historic renovation of America’s 1st Hindu temple nearing completion in San Francisco

Historic, painstaking and expensive renovation of the magnificent Old Temple in San Francisco, claimed to be “the first Hindu...

Why USA Hindus need to take off Holi

What is the significance of the Hindu holiday of Holi? Is it just about throwing colored powders around, which...

Celebrating Lord Shiva’s great night

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MEDIA RELEASE: CXC discriminates against Indians in the Caribbean

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Maha Shivratri Feb,24,2017 The Gauri Siddhivinayak Mandir of Houston

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Global Hindu Empowerment Forum Strongly Condemns Twitter A/C Suspension Of @iSonamMahajan

PR Date: 15 Feb 2014 Communication Code: PR\GHEP\02142017\India\Twitter\HinduBias Global Hindu Empowerment Programs (GHEP) strongly condemns the recurring double time...

VYASA & SEWA’s Stop Diabetes Movement (SDM) Yoga Camp

VYASA  & SEWA’s Stop Diabetes Movement (SDM) Yoga Camp      Date: Friday, Feb. 24th to Sunday, Mar 5th, 2017 Time:...

Chelvapilla Analysis – How Do Americans feel about Trump’s travel ban ?

OPINION>>>> Dear Friends, We know how cousins of main stream media in India, the main stream media (MSM) in...

President of Guyana Donates G$1 M to SVN, the Hindu College in Guyana

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National Hindu American Vanaprasthi Network (HAVAN) Conference June 3-4, 2017 Troy, MI, USA

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Reminder – Vasant Panchami Celebration on Sunday, 29January

Atmiya Parijan, Gayatri Consciousness Center, Katy cordially invites everyone on Sunday, 29 January for Vasant Panchami celebration with 11...


Trump bans international abortion funding, Hindus Appreciate It

Sri Rama Jayam Dear Friends, Among grave injustices in the world at present, in this age of kali, perhaps...

Hindus commend University of California Santa Cruz for free meditation sessions

Hindus have welcomed University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC), a public research university, for offering free meditation sessions for...

Hindus urge Los Angeles gallery to not display Ken doll depicted as Lord Krishna

Hindus are urging a Los Angeles gallery not to display iconic Ken doll as Lord Krishna in their current...

‘Save the Hindus In Bangladesh’ – Hindu Americans White House Rally Invite

Hindus in America  invite all to take part in the Washington DC stretch of their rally to save the...

Discover Tasty & Cheap Indian Food In These Hindu Temple Basements

Ganesh Temple (Joshel Melgarejo/Gothamist) Food plays a vital role in Hinduism, and Hindu temples provide food not just for...

Hindus seek departure of “Dutch Black Pete”

It was time for the negative, offensive, racist and discriminatory caricature of Black Pete (Zwarte Piet) to vanish from...

Hindu community urges New York City Council to declare Diwali holiday in schools

Hindus are urging New York City (NYC) Council to support the idea of Diwali as permanent official holiday in...

Vedanta Society of Northern California Celebrates Temple Re-Dedication

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, November 18, 2016 (Press Release by Swami Tattwamayananda): The original temple of the Vedanta Society of...

Former car dealership converted to Hindu Temple in South Carolina

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Gayatri Mantra opened multi-faith prayer service in Nevada on eve of US General Election

A multi-faith prayer service was held in Reno (Nevada) on November 7, the evening before the General Election of...

How India should deal with President Trump – Rajiv Malhotra

Americans appreciate clear-cut, no-nonsense dealmakers rather than woolly-headed poets or ideologues. This pragmatism will be even more applicable in...

President-Elect, Donald J Trump. Congratulations and best wishes: Chelvapila

Nov 9,2016, 4-5AM PST. Donald J Trump is now President Elect of United States of America. He won decisively...

Hindu Group To Push For Hanuman Monument At Oklahoma Capitol

US President Barack Obama shows Ingrid Nilsen the Hindu Lord Hanuman figurine he carries in his pocket. Source:Screenshot White...

Registration for Gandhi Conference Open

HINDU UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA    Dear All,  Namaste. We are excited about the international conference on Gandhi at Hindu...

New Dawn at “Ekal Vidyalaya” – Prakash Waghmare

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GHHF] JET USA is celebrating Sahasrabdi – A Song on Equality on November 19th 2016 in Dallas

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Namaste, With great pleasure we would like to introduce World Hindu Economic Forum to you! Inspired by the philosophy...

Hindu American Foundation Gala Raises $550,000

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Trump invites Hindu Americans to Oct 15 Republican Hindu Rally!

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Hindus welcome University of Arkansas offering free yoga classes

Hindus have welcomed University of Arkansas (UA) in Fayetteville, public research university and flagship campus of the UA System,...


11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference – Register Online: www.myhmec.com

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VHPA Appeal for Donations to Help the Victims of LouisianaFlood

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GHHF Organized Lecture By Dr. Subramanian Swamy – September 13 (Tue) at 6:30pm

Request You to Attend a Lecture by Dr. Subramanian Swamy September 13 (Tue) at 6:30pm Source: GHHF

VHPA – Remembering Pujya Pramukh Swami Maharaj ji

Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America, Inc. (World Hindu Council of America) Office of the President 7 Gannon Terr., Framingham,...

You are invited! Houston – Sunderkand Parayana by Sri Govindaji Gaudiya Math

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Hindus seek Diwali holiday in Philadelphia schools

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[GHHF] Sri Samaveda Shanumukha Sharma Discourses June 3-9 at Hanuman Temple

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Invitation to 11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference, Sep 16-18, 2016 in Atlanta

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The Hindu American Foundation Comes Under Fire From Activists For Helping Shape Hinduism! AddThis Sharing Buttons

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#DontEraseIndia: HAF Launches Campaign to Keep India and Hinduism in CA Textbooks

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In The Jungles Of Jammu, Who Saved Ravi and Rahul From Black Panther

It was in mid-May of 2015, when Rahul Chandra from USA visited India with an agenda to take his...

Dr. Rahul M. Jindal and 23rd mission surg​e​​​ons team to establish a sustainable eye bank in Guyana

Members of the 23rd mission (October 8–12, 2015), from left: Mr. Mahendro J. Jainarine (a volunteer); Mr. Subraj; Drs....

Vendors joined together at the Colonie Hindu Cultural Center for health fair

Vendors joined together at the Colonie Hindu Cultural Center for health fair COLONIE, NY (NEWS10) – The west met the...

Gayatri Mantra launched 25th “Earth Day” celebrations in Nevada

Details of the picture attached: Religious leaders who participated, from left to right, are: Rigoberto Ruano Mireles, Harriet Kathryn...

Why I Admire Hindu Mahasabha Of America – The American ‘Hindu Lone Star’

In the late 2011, during one of the visits to a Hindu community reception in Houston, I was refereed...

Third-eye embraced by Prince is a Hindu icon

Third eye, which performer Prince embraced during the last few years, was also known as divine-seeing eye in Hinduism,...

Guyana’s school divides academic year in terms like Divali & Ramnavami

Saraswati Vidya Niketan (SVN), a Hindu Secondary School in Guyana’s West Coast Demerara, divides the school year in unique...

Hindu Congress of America strongly condemns xenophobia of Dairy Queen franchisee

Hindu Congress of America strongly condemns xenophobia of Dairy Queen franchisee Hindu Congress of America strongly condemns the actions...

Anti-Hindu posters at Texas “Dairy Queen” removed

Anti-Hindu signs at Kemah (Texas) restaurant of “Dairy Queen” (DQ), which upset Hindus worldwide found highly inappropriate, have been...

PETITION: Remove the posters denigrating Hindu beliefs from the Dairy Queen in Kemah, TX

Mr. John P. Gainor Jr., CEO Dairy Queen We the undersigned are writing this petition with a request to...

Hindus Welcome Idea Of Meditation Room In University Of Wyoming

Hindus have welcomed the idea of Meditation and Prayer Room in University of Wyoming (UW) campus in Laramie. Rajan...

Temple jubilee: Hindus celebrate Columbia center’s 10th anniversary

Nick Schnelle/Tribune Buy this photo Tarang Parashar holds 5-month-old Amulya Chevendra while talking to Smruthi Humar, left, and Kusum...

“The Partition of India, Kashmir and Current Events” by Bal K. Gupta, Survivor Of 1st Hindu Concentration Camp

  Invitation “The Partition of India, Kashmir and Current Events” – by Bal K. Gupta https://www.worldhindunews.com/2016/03/09/52333/invitation-the-partition-of-india-kashmir-and-current-events-by-bal-k-gupta/    About the...

​ [GHHF] Islamic Terror to wipe out Democracy, Secularism, Polytheism and Human Rights in India

Islamic Terror to wipe out Democracy, Secularism, Polytheism and Human Rights in India. For Hindu survival, implement Two-Nation...

Hindu Cultural Center Raises Money For Fire Victims

By Emily DeFeciani Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 05:36 PM EST   COLONIE, N.Y. — Two local families are...

Hindus upset at parading of Hindu gods at Mardi Gras related New Orleans event

Hindus are upset over reported parading of Hindu deities at a Lundi Gras parade associated with Mardi Gras celebrations...

Diverse religious leaders urge New York’s Whitesboro Village to change emblem

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, Christian-Hindu-Buddhist-Jewish-Baha’i-Native American leaders have urged Village of Whitesboro in Oneida County of upstate central...

Hindus welcome Kenya’s withdrawal of proposed religious regulations

Hindus have welcomed the Kenya government’s reported decision to withdraw the proposal of regulating the religious organizations. Distinguished Hindu...

HAF Urges Indian Supreme Court to Strike Down Outdated Section 377

  February 3, 2016 (Washington, D.C.) — As the Indian Supreme Court has called upon a five-judge bench to...

Amsterdam Airport carries Hindu Vedas for passengers

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Netherlands’ largest and one of the world’s leading airports; carries Bhagavad-Gita, Vedas and other Hindu holy...

Why to be careful at Dubai, Thailand & Caribbean airport duty free shops

    An Indian was detained in Bangkok for stealing a box of cigarettes in a duty-free shop in...

Zed addressed Roman Catholic conference in Nevada

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed addressed the Roman Catholic Diocesan Conference in Nevada on January nine. Zed, who is...

Hindu temple finds new home in Sugar Land

Photo: George Wong   Shri Shri Sugunendra Theerta Swamiji, pontiff of the Shri Krishna Vrundavana branch of the international...

Hindu community lauds UK’s Luton Airport for “Prayer Room”, calls it step in positive direction

Hindus have commended international London Luton Airport (LLA) in England for launching “prayer room”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed,...

N. Carolina Hindu temple plans moving ahead despite July shotgun blasts at sign

North Carolina : Hindu community seems to be enthusiastic and moving forward with Temple plans despite the sign of...

Zed coordinating multi-faith prayer vigil for peace & unity in Nevada

In view of growing violence nationally and globally, diverse faith groups are joining hands to pray together in Nevada...

New X-Men movie’s insulting reference to Krishna

This morning Shri Jay Lakhani will be at BBC London studio interacting with several BBC local stations (like Bristol,...

N. Carolina Hindu Temple consecrating deities with elaborate 3-day rituals

  Hindu Society of North Carolina Temple in Morrisville (North Carolina) is consecrating murtis of Lord Jagannatha, Lord Balabhadra,...

Diverse faiths pray together in Nevada for Peace & Unity

In view of growing violence nationally and globally, diverse northern Nevada faith groups joined hands to pray together on...

GHHF Rampant Christian deceptive conversion of Hindus Recommendations toStop Conversions and start reconversions – Part 2

 Rampant Christian deceptive conversion of Hindus  Recommendations to Stop Conversions and start reconversions Part – 2 ~~*~~ Never forget...

Hindus urge Turkey to portray Hinduism appropriately in textbooks

Hindus are urging Turkey to portray Hinduism appropriately in its textbooks after a report indicated misleading information about Hinduism....

Hindus upset at comparison of villain Apocalypse with Lord Krishna in X-Men trailer

Hindus are upset over comparison of blue-colored villain Apocalypse with their deity Lord Krishna in the recently released official...

Narain Kataria cremation ceremony amid family, friends and community

Amid the family, friends and community, in the midst of prayers and tears of all those who have grown...

Hindus laud Maine college for Hindu shrine

Bates College in Lewiston (Maine, USA), a highly selective residential college, founded by Freewill Baptists in 1855, has a...

Certified Volunteer Chaplains of the Hindu Faith; Register Online: huasouthflorida.org

  ​PLEASE FIND DOWNLOAD LINK FOR ATTACHED FILE BELOW:​                  Certified Volunteer...

“Hindu Temple” at prestigious Dartmouth College

Ivy League Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, which consistently ranks among the world’s greatest academic institutions, reportedly has a...

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at MIT

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), a world-class educational...

Vatican urged to decipher its position on yoga

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed is urging Vatican to clarify its official stand on yoga. Zed, who is President of...

Hindu Religious and Civil Society Leaders Urge Climate Change Action

UNITED STATES, November 23, 2015 (Press Release): Over 60 Hindu leaders and organisations have signed the Hindu Declaration on...

Hindus laud Maine college for “Hindu shrine”

Bates College in Lewiston (Maine, USA), a highly selective residential college, founded by Freewill Baptists in 1855, has a...

Hindu shrine “expected” to remain in prayer room of Pennsylvania college

The Hindu shrine, which the Hindus wanted to stay in the Prayer Room at Bryn Mawr College (BMC) campus...

Hindus concerned at Hindu flags burning in New York on Thanksgiving

Hindus are highly concerned after reports of burning of 40 Hindu religious flags outside a Woodhaven home in Queens,...

Man who set fire to 40 religious Hindu flags sought by cops

An unknown suspect entered the victims front yard and did set fire to 40 religious Hindu flags. Police are...

Justice For Hindus (JFH) Joins VHPA To Mourn Passing Of Ashok Singhal

JFH Joins VHP To Mourn Passing Of Ashok Singhal It was with great respect and heavy hearts that JFH...

Ashok ji Singhal’s Unfinished Wish – A Majestic Lord Ram Temple: Rahul Chandra

In Nov 2015 at World Hindu Congress 2014, when Ashok ji Singhal roared that after eight hundred years,  ‘Bharat’...

Hindus seek stay of existing Hindu shrine in Pennsylvania college

Hindus would like the existing Hindu shrine in the Prayer Room at Bryn Mawr College (BMC) campus in Pennsylvania...

Jodhpur based 500+ Hindu refugee group need a ‘used’ motorcycle, donate INR 25K ($400) or your motorcycle

  Jodhpur, Rajasthan (Nov 15, 2015): Per our coordinator talk with Jodhpur based Pakistani Hindu refugee group leader Mr....

Arkansas Capitol Commission received Hindus’ formal request for Hanuman statue

Hindus have sent a formal request to Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin in his capacity as Chairman of...

GHHF Condemns Birthday Of Tipu Sultan by Karnataka Government

 Tipu Sultan – Karnataka Government celebrated his Birthday and Girish Karnad suggested the change of Kempe Gowda airport name...

​ “A Glimpse into Awakening Your Bio-Energy” Live webinar & meditation by Swami Paramahamsa Nithyananda

Glimpses of Nithyanandoham ​​ A live webinar and meditation to get “A Glimpse into Awakening Your Bio-Energy” conducted by...

​Diwali Message From USA President Barrack Obama​

DIWALI MESSAGE FROM USA PRESIDENT BARRACK OBAMA     copy and paste or click the link below   A video...

A Community Gathers to Mourn the Loss of a Once-in-a Lifetime Leader​ -​ Narain Kataria

​PLEASE FIND DOWNLOAD LINK FOR ATTACHED FILE BELOW:​   Press Release on community pay tribute to Narain Kataria   ...

Spl. Edition: A Tribute To Narain Katariaji – An Iconic Hindu ‘Lion’ Of North America

                               Now Serving  Hindu Community In 200+ Countries...

American Hindu Association – We Wishing you all a very Happy Diwali

Diwali is a festival of lights and celebrations – a time to get together with friends and family and...

Narain Kataria was pained when organizers of Indian PM Modi NYC program ignored him

New York (11-11-2015) Per sources, the organizers of Indian PM Modi program in New York in 2014 and 2015...

Narainji Kataria Was A Hindutva Powerhouse Who Illuminated The World: Rahul Chandra

Narain Kataria – the great Hindu ‘General’ passed away in his New York home early this week. His sad...

Live Satsang- 7am IST [ 5.30pm PST, 7.30pm CST, 8.30pm EST] on Nithyananda.TV

    Nithyanandam Nithyananda   Starting today, everyday there will be   LIVE SATSANG by Swamiji  “In Preparation for NITHYANANDOHAMSM“...

Narain Kataria – The Great Hindu Warrior, Passes Away

Narain Kataria who fought for India, justice for Hindus is no more. Current information is he passed away during...

Remembering Shri Narayan Kataria: An American Hindu Hero

   by Gokul Kunnath This afternoon, I heard of the sudden demise of Shri Narayan Kataria, one of the...

Temples Come Together to Celebrate ‘Kumbh Mela USA’

“Kumbh Mela 2015” opened with a fire ritual and chants for world peace, Oct. 24 in Norwalk, Calif. (Parimal...

HinduAssociationUSA Teach about Diwali in School Month is back

Namaste –  It’s back! Our annual Teach about Diwali in School Month is this November. Check out our updated Diwali Toolkit for your class...

Event Invitation: Fundraising For Prashant Poojary Family – Host: Hindu Mahasabha Of America

Fundraising For Prashant Poojary Family – Host: Hindu Mahasabha Of America Saturday, November 7 at 11:00am in CST Houston, Texas in Houston,...

Happy Dussehra! Next comes Diwali – the Festival of Lights. Check out the celebrations in Houston

Indian Festivals, Dussehra and Diwali at Skeeter’s Stadium bring to life Lord Rama’s ‘Victory of Good over Evil’ The...

Happy Vijayadashmi!

  HINDU UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA A Unique Dimension of Hindu Thought and Traditions Hindu University of America Wishes You,...

Trinidad hosts 10th Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (HMEC) – 2015

October 19, 2015 PRESS RELEASE: Tenth Annual Hindu Mandir Executives Conference (HMEC) – 2015 The tenth HMEC was held at...

US-based Hindu religious leader Rajan Zed gets “Pride of Dharma Award” in New Jersey

American Hindu religious leader, Rajan Zed was honored with “Pride of Dharma Award” at Global Dharma Conference in Edison...

[GHHF] Invites you all to attend TWO superb events highlighting Hindu Culture

Seminar on Repeal of Hindu Endowment Act on October 10 in Vizag ~~*~~ You are all invited to...

[GHHF] Invites you all to attend TWO superb events highlighting Hindu Culture

 Invites you all to attend TWO superb events highlighting Hindu Culture ~~*~~ Global Hindu Heritage Foundation and Savetemples invite...

Sikhs Raise USD 12,000 for National Awareness Campaign in US

Representational Image. WASHINGTON:  A group of Sikhs in California have raised about USD 12,000 to create national awareness campaign about...

Four Healthy Cows Need a New Home

KAUAI, HAWAII, September 21, 2015: Hinduism Today is looking for a compassionate home for four sacred cows that will...

Swami Dayananda Sarsawati of Arsha Vidya Gurukulam attains Mahasamadhi

​ Photo from Rishikesh Ashram on September 1, 2015 Swami Dayananda Saraswati Ji of Arsha Vidya Gurukulam has attained...

VSGH invites you to meet Swami Suhitanandaji Maharaj

Click on the flyer for more details         Source: WHN Media Network

[GHHF] “Bhaarat Today,” a new Telugu channel was launched in India and USA with a different mission and a new vision?

“Bhaarat Today,” a new Telugu channel was launched in India and USA with a different mission and a...

“We, the First Generation Hindus owe this to the Second Generation- The Global Dharma Conference” – Gaurang G Vaishnav

Namaste. How many times have you said in a discussion that the older generation should give up control and...

New Jersey, Hindu Jewish Coalition Entrepreneurial Success Meeting

The Hindu Jewish Coalition is delighted to invite you to a dinner event on Creating an Environment for Entrepreneurial Success.  This...

Juvenile in Attack on Illinois Sikh Charged With Hate Crime

The Sikh Coalition held a press conference Sept. 15, and the Indian American community held a rally at the spot...


HMEC 2015 UPDATE: 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference October 2-4, 2015, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago

      Update on 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference Strengthening the Hindu Family October 2-4, 2015, Radisson Hotel Trinidad,...

[GHHF] Tapan Ghosh’s speech is scheduled in Dallas, Texas on September 18, 2015

 Tapan Ghosh’s speech is scheduled in Dallas, Texas on September 18, 20015. ~~*~~ Global Hindu Heritage Foundation & Sanatana...

Hindu Unity Day hosts Hindu holidays campaign w-HSAI

EVENTS AND MEETINGS HINDU UNITY DAY HOSTS HINDU HOLIDAYS CAMPAIGN W/ HSAI SUNDAY – 08/30/15 – QUEENS NEW YORK...

India Day Parade – JFH Helps Launch/Makes Cover Of “India World Geopolitics” New Paper

Uncategorized September 5, 2015  Vincent Bruno India Day Parade – JFH Helps Launch/Makes Cover Of “India World Geopolitics” New Paper Sunday...

“Dr. Subramanian Swamy, a true personification of the leadership qualities” – Narain Kataria

From left:  Jagdish Shetty, Secretary to Dr. Subramanian Swamy, Arish Sahani, Dr. Subramanian Swamy, Narain Kataria,  Dr. Jayshree Nair and Sivadasan...

Global Dharma Conference – Hindu Youths Call for Dharma and World Harmony on 911 Anniversaries

Quotes from Emcees: “Once a member of Hindu Students Council, I am looking forward to sharing my faith and journey to...

Register Today – Global Dharma Conference, Sep 11-13, 2015 Edison, New Jersey, USA

    REGISTER TODAY for our early bird special    ending on July 31st! www.dharmaconference.com Key Program Highlights Plenary addresses...

Gauri Siddhivinayak Mandir of Houston Invites Everyone to Shree Maha Mrutyunjay Yagn

Pandit Pradip Pandya 832-466-9868               Source: WHN Media Network

Hindus concerned at Hindu shrine vandalism in Trinidad & Tobago

Hindus are highly concerned after reports of vandalism of a Hindu shrine in Blanchisseuse village (Trinidad and Tobago), defacement...

Kumbhabhishekam and Temple Architectures of Karya Siddhi Hanuman Temple in Frisco, TX USA

Kumbhabhishekam and Temple Architectures of Karya Siddhi Hanuman Temple in Frisco, TX USA Prakasarao V Velagapudi, PhD Chairman,...

39th Cleveland Thyagaraja Festival to include bhajans

The 39th Cleveland Thyagaraja Festival, claimed to be the “largest Indian classical music festival outside of India”, will be...

Build a temple and they will come

Since 2007, more than 10,000 people have gathered at Mandir of Madison in the Town of Burke to worship,...


USA Exposed Pakistan Deceit, Curtailed and Declaring Pakistan a “Hostile State”

USA EXPOSED PAKISTAN DECEIT USA CURTAILED AID DECLARING PAKISTAN A “HOSTILE STATE” USA SAYS PAKISTAN GAVE NO PROOF OF INDIA’s...

Diverse religious leaders back Hindu Hanuman statue in Arkansas Capitol grounds

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, religious leaders of diverse traditions have supported the request of Hindus to erect a...


Hindus seek “Best Hindu Principles” Jamaica police award

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed is urging Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) to establish “Best Hindu Principles” award for the...

“Pride of Dharma” Award to be conferred at Global Dharma Conference in Edison (New Jersey, USA) on 9/11

American Hindu leader Rajan Zed to be honored at “Global Dharma Conference” alongwith Dr. Mahesh Mehta and Rajiv Malhotra...

Hindu Temples of Angkor top world’s “Ultimate Travelist”

“Temples of Angkor” in Cambodia have topped the Ultimate Travelist compiled by Lonely Planet (LP), which it described as...

HMEC 2015 Update: 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference October 2-4, 2015, Radisson Hotel Trinidad, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago

     Update on 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference Strengthening the Hindu Family October 2-4, 2015, Radisson Hotel Trinidad, Wrightson...

Coalition of Hindu Youth Announces: 2015 Science and Sanatan Dharma Scholarship Awards

Entries Open : 2015 Science and Sanatan Dharma Scholarship Awards Namaste! We are pleased to announce the essay topics...

HMEC 2015 SANATAN DHARMA SCHOLARSHIPS for Caribbean Students

HMEC-2015_Scholarship_for_Carebbean_Students_Flyer SANATAN DHARMA SCHOLARSHIPS HMEC 2015 Port of Spain, Trinidad,...

HMSA’s Hindu Memorial Day, Bay Area, California, Sunday, Aug. 23rd

THE PROGRAM 1. Opening / Tribute to the Fallen / Invocation – shloka chanting / 1 minute silence (5 mins) 2....

GHHF Symposium on Protection & Restoration of Hindu Temples – Friday, August 28, Irving TX

Symposium on Protection & Restoration of Hindu Temples;Friday, August 28. 2015 Jack E. Singley Academy 4601 N MacArthur...

Hindu statesman Zed to be honored at “Global Dharma Conference” in New Jersey

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will receive “Pride of Dharma” Award at Global Dharma Conference in Edison (New Jersey,...

Hindus want 17 more added to Massachusetts schools’ religious holidays list

Hindus are urging Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (MDESE) to add 17 more Hindu festivals to its...

[GHHF] Symposium on Protection & Restoration of Hindu Temples – Friday, August 28. 2015

Symposium on Protection & Restoration of Hindu Temples; Friday, August 28. 2015   Source: GHHF

Yoga & Dharma

WHEN: Fri, Nov 20, 20156:00 PM WHERE: Parrish Art Museum  279 Montauk Hwy, Water Mill, NY 11976 Water Mill...

Sanskrit renaissance has begun and is here to stay: Dr. Jyotsna Kalavar

Hinduism in US: Present and Future: Part 1 Hindu community is a rattling and flourishing community in United States. According...

Daily Passes For Global Dharma Conference Announced!

Namaste, Daily Passes and Discounted Weekend Registrations are now available for Global Dharma Conference. Weekend Registration: College/Grad Students –...

Upset Hindus seek apology from Titan Comics over trivialization of goddess Kali

Punjab News Express NEVADA (USA) : Hindus are disturbed over distortion of goddess Kali image in Titan Comics and are...

[GHHF] Plan to allocate Simhachalam temple lands to business people challenged

PLAN TO ALLOCATE SIMHACHALAM TEMPLE LANDS TO BUSINESS PEOPLE CHALLENGED;   ENDOWMENT DEPARTMENT REJECTED THE PLAN PROPOSED BY AP...

Indian American Intellectuals Forum-An appeal for funds in the amount of $11.00

As usual, please disregard if living very far Indian American Intellectuals Forum Email: Katarian@aol.com Blogspot: Narainkataria.blogspot.com (718) 478-5735/718-271-0453 An...

Indian community celebrates independence at Hicksville parade and festival

India Day was celebrated in Hicksville on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015, commemorating the 68th anniversary of India’s independence from...

HinduAssociationUSA Take Action: Call Your U.S. Rep. Today for Hindu Human Rights in Bangladesh

Take Action: Call Your U.S. Rep. Today for  Hindu Human Rights in Bangladesh   Namaste Members, We need you...

[GHHF] Symposium on Protection & Restoration of Hindu Temples 28th August 2015 in Dallas

  Symposium  on Protection &  Restoration of  Hindu Temples – 28th August 2015 in Dallas   Source: WHN...

Hinduism Parent-Teacher Training Workshop

Sanatan Mandir—San Bruno 205 W Angus Avenue,  San Bruno, CA 94066  Date: Sat, August/22nd/2015 Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00...

[GHHF] Issues and Concerns related to TTD – Letter Submitted to TTD Board Chairman on July 12, 2015

Issues and Concerns related to TTD – Letter Submitted to TTD Board Chairman on July 12, 2015 Source:...

Coalition of Hindu Youth Announces: 2015 Science and Sanatan Dharma Scholarship Awards

Namaste! We are pleased to announce the essay topics for the 2015 Science and Sanatan Dharma Scholarship. This year...

Register Today – Global Dharma Conference, Sep 11-13, 2015 Edison, New Jersey, USA

  REGISTER TODAY for our early bird special    ending on July 31st! www.dharmaconference.com Key Program Highlights Plenary addresses and...

Lord Venkateswara Temple to be built in US

A new temple devoted to Lord Venkateshwara will be constructed at a cost of about USD 3 million in...

[Hmec-l] Update on 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference; October 2-4, 2015, Radisson Hotel Trinidad, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago

Update on 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference Strengthening the Hindu Family October 2-4, 2015, Radisson Hotel Trinidad, Wrightson Road, Port...

Hindus laud Wales’ Conwy Council for not instituting fine for feeding seagulls

Hindus have commended Conwy County Borough Council in North Wales (United Kingdom) for reported shelving of plan to fine...

Global Dharma Conference – Speakers & Performers Announced!

  REGISTER TODAY for our early bird special ending on July 31st! www.dharmaconference.com Key Program Highlights Plenary addresses and talks...


North Carolina to have Hindu Temple on 7.6 acres

North Carolina will have another “traditional” Hindu temple in the near future. Ground Breaking Ceremony (Bhoomi Puja) for “Winston...

Religious Devotees Worry About the Yoga-ization of Meditation in the U.S.

UNITED STATES, June 6, 2015 (Washington Post): Inside the newly opened Meditation Museum in Silver Spring, exhibits refer to...

Hindus seek prayer services at chapels of world’s airports

Hindus are urging Hindu prayer services at the world’s airports which have chapels. Where airports provide facilities for specific...

Two Hindu chariot processions in Houston

Two Ratha Yatras (Hindu Festival of Chariots) have been planned in Houston (Texas) during this month. It is like...

Hindus commend South Carolina Legislature for Confederate flag removal

Hindus have commended South Carolina Legislature, Governor Nikki R. Haley and people for historical bipartisan biracial decisive action to...

Hindus to re-pursue Oklahoma Capitol Hanuman statue if constitution amends

In the event the Oklahoma Constitution section that formed the basis for the Ten Commandments Monument ruling is removed...

Hindus seek Lord Hanuman statue in Arkansas Capitol grounds

Hindus would also like to erect a privately funded statue of Lord Hanuman in Arkansas State Capitol grounds in...

Hindu University of America July 2015 Newsletter

  Hindu University of America A Unique Dimension of Hindu Thought & Traditions   Newsletter Issue: #7 July 2015...

VHPA Southborough, MA Bal Vihar Annual Day 2015

VHPA Southborough, MA Bal Vihar Annual Day 2015 By Asha Shetty   VHPA Bal Vihar of Southborough held its...

​Prayers for West Bengal Daughters: Call for Rally for Solidarity around the world, July 11th, Sat, 11-1 PM​

Call for Rally for Solidarity around the world, July 11th, Sat,  11-1 PM (local time) https://www.facebook.com/events/1018611764839951/1018618561505938/   There are solidarity rallies...

Vidya Gyan Partners With Ekal For Nepal Flood Relief Project

Dear Vidya Gyan Friends, We write to say THANK YOU and express our sincere appreciation for your generosity toward...

Hindus have highest retention rate in USA

Hindus have the highest retention rate as compared to any other major religious group in USA, per an analysis...

SRI SRI RAVI SHANKAR In Dallas TX : July 1-4, 20153

  SRI SRI RAVI SHANKAR In Dallas TX : July 1-4, 20153     For more information please...

1st Hindu Heritage Day in Chicago

Source: WHN Media Network

[GHHF] Sri Srinivasa Kalyanam in Dallas by TTD

  Sri Srinivasa Kalyanam in Dallas by TTD     Sri Srinivasa Kalyanam in Dallas by TTD http://www.greatandhra.com/articles/special-articles/sri-srinivasa-kalyanam-in-dallas-by-ttd-67126.html They...

Michigan’s Parashakthi Temple Mahakumbhabhishekam

Sri Parashakthi Temple , 551 West Kennett Road, Pontiac, Michigan ( www.parashakthitemple.org) will be celebrating the Mahakumbhabhishekam and consecration of...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New York City schools

Hindus are urging New York City (NYC) Department of Education to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day,...

SSRF Newsletter June 2015

  Unknown to modern science, spiritual research indicates that 40% of the causes of addictions are due to ghosts...

Hindus laud Spanish village for scrapping “Kill Jews” name

Hindus have thanked the residents and regional government of Castrillo Matajudios (“Fort Kill Jews”) village in Spain for its...

“Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation” Commits Rs. 2 Crores For Nepal Victims

On April 25, 2015 when the 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Himalayan range nation of Nepal, it took one of...

Hindus upset at whisky named after sacred nectar

Hindus are upset at a single malt whisky named as Amrut (which they regard as sacred nectar of immortality),...

Hindu temple housing 126 deities built in Michigan

Paschima Kasi Sri Vishwanatha (PKSV) Temple in Flint (Michigan) has raised another temple in its compound costing around half-million...

Sharad Ramchandra Kulkarni is No More

Hari OM.   It is with a heavy heart that I bring the sad news of Sharad Kulkarni Ji’s...

Hindu Gayatri Temple opening in Texas

A Temple of Ma Gayatri, “Center for Gayatri Consciousness”, will formally open in Katy (Texas) on June 27. A...

Hindus commend Pope’s plea for environmental protection in 1st Encyclical

Hindus have commended His Holiness Pope Francis for his call to respect and protect environment in his 192-page first...

International Yoga Day on June 21, Tulsi has introduced a Congressional Resolution

In honor of the inaugural International Yoga Day on June 21, Tulsi has introduced a Congressional Resolution. We hope...

Opinion: Why New York Times Apologized to Irish But Not Hindus

Opinion: Why New York Times Apologized to Irish But Not Hindus Rahul Chandra is an executive board member of...

Harshit Agarwal joins HSC as Executive Liason​

Harshit Agarwal ​joins HSC as Executive Liason​​ ​​to the Global Dharma Conference 2015 Team. Harshit will be joining the...

Welcoming interim prayer space at Brandeis University, Hindus ask permanent designated facility

Welcoming announcement of Interim Dharmic Prayer Center in the Art Gallery of Brandeis University (BU) starting next semester, Hindus...

[GHHF] Invite you to attend Harikatha on Sundara Khanda by Smt. Jayanthi Savitri

  Invite you to attend Harikatha on Sundara Khanda by Smt. Jayanthi Savitri   Source: GHHF

Texas -Houston: The Center for Gayatri Consciousness Appeal For Support

Atmiya parijan,     The Gayatri Pariwar of Houston is very pleased to announce two very important events coming...

[GHHF] THE DOCTRINE OF REINCARNATION:What Hindu Scriptures reveal?

  THE DOCTRINE OF REINCARNATION: What Hindu Scriptures reveal?*   “Birth and death are doors through which you...

[Hmec-l] An invitation to 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (HMEC), October 2-4, 2015 in Trinidad & Tobago

Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference P.O. Box 611, Iselin, NJ 08830 · (732)-744-0851 · www.myhmec.com ·   An invitation to 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference,...


An invitation to 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (HMEC), October 2-4, 2015 in Trinidad & Tobago

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CALL FOR PAPERS – HMEC 2015. 10th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (HMEC), October 2-4, 2015 in Trinidad & Tobago

  HMEC-2015 Call For Papers         << Free PDF Download Link     Guiding Team   Convener:...



Celebrate 19th Hindu Heritage Day, Saturday May 16, 2015, Marlboro Middle School, 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Please come with your family especially children. And, please pass-on this flier to your friends and share with e-groups...

Hindu University of America May 2015 Newsletter

  Hindu University of America A Unique Dimension of Hindu Thought & Traditions   Newsletter Issue: #5 May 2015...

Hindus suggest display of Ganesha in Pomona’s Ganesha Park & Ganesha School emblem

Hindus are suggesting California’s City of Pomona to erect Lord Ganesha statue in its Ganesha Park and Pomona Unified...

Idea of Malaysia’s 1st Hindu college welcomed

Hindus have welcomed the reported groundbreaking plan of Malaysia’s first Hindu college, taking place on May 14 in Tapah...

Distorting the meaning of Swastika

A student at the prestigious George Washington University (GWU) posted a swastika, which he acquired during his recent visit...

USCIRF – America’s global moral cop ignores rot in backyard

 15 It has become customary for the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) to deliver sermons to...

AMERICAN HINDU ASSOCIATION (AHA) – Nepal Earthquake Relief Effort

AMERICAN HINDU ASSOCIATION (AHA) – Federal ID: 39-1945997 is soliciting your tax-deductible contribution for...

Website Launch Of Yoga Movement in USA by Overseas Volunteer for a Better India in association with Consulate General of India, New York

April 28th, 2015   New York, Overseas Volunteers for Better India (OVBI) is spearheading a Yoga movement in USA....

Helping Nepali Earthquake Victims – A suggested list of international Hindu NGOs for NRI Hindus

Some NRI/Hindu friends living outside Bharat have asked me how they can donate to serve their Nepali brothers and sisters...

Striking a Precise Balance: Kerala Hindu Immigrants open Temple in Southwest Houston

HOUSTON, TEXAS, April 24, 2015 (Houston Chronicle): Construction of Houston’s Sri Guruvayurappan Temple was anything but a standard Houston...

George Washington University About to Ban Religious Symbol from Campus

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2015 (Indian Panorama): George Washington University is gearing up to permanently ban from campus an...

Movie Made on Swami Chinmayananda

NEW YORK, U.S., April 11, 2015 (Indian Panorama by Chandni Trivedi): Swami Chinmayananda was one of the world’s most...

Hindu mantras open City Council of McFarland, made famous by Kevin Costner movie

Details of the picture attached: Just before the McFarland City Council Hindu invocation, from left to right are—City Manager...

BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir Hosts Women’s Conference

CHINO HILLS, CALIFORNIA, April 21, 2015 (India West): This year, BAPS hosted its ninth annual Women’s Conference that recently...

Narendra Modi Listed on Time Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World”

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, April 16, 2015 (Time): HPI Note: When Time publishes its yearly list of most influential...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New Jersey’s Bridgewater schools

Hindus are asking New Jersey’s Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as...

FIS INTERVIEWS FIRST-GENERATION ASSAMESE COUPLE FOR INDO AMERICAN ORAL HISTORY PROJECT

HOUSTON, TX — Foundation of Indian Studies (FIS) reaches out to interview all language and ethnic groups of India...

[GHHF] Swami Sukhabodhananda’s talks in Dallas; April 11th and 12th; Details enclosed

  Swami Sukhabodhananda’s talks in Dallas April 11th and 12th Details enclosed ~~*~~ You are all invited to attend...