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Watch: First images of final design, hand-carved stone pillars of Abu Dhabi Hindu temple released

Scenes from Ramayana, Mahabharata, Indian Puranas and Gulf motifs to adorn stone façade Stone pillars for the Abu Dhabi...

University of Sydney to “seriously” look into article in its paper ridiculing Hinduism

The University of Sydney (USYD) has assured to “seriously” look into an article in its student newspaper “Honi Soit”...

Upset Hindus seek apology for University of Sydney paper ridiculing Hinduism

Upset Hindus are urging for apology from The University of Sydney (USYD) for its student newspaper unnecessarily disparaging and...

Virus Curbs Nepal’s Festivals

KATHMANDU, NEPAL, September 29, 2020 : The old palace courtyard packed with hundreds of thousands of people each year...

Sri Lanka: Parliamentary Group approves proposal to ban cow slaughter

The decision was taken by him in his capacity as the Minister of Buddha Sasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs....

Exposing the China Communist Party leadership

BY: ASHOK CHOWGULE JULY 7, 2020 Ever since the recent attempt of the China Communist Party (CCP) leadership to pressure Bharat...

Hindus Welcome ‘Kerala Shivaji’ Pratheesh Viswanathan Website Launch

Houston, US Hindu activists and functionaries across the board have welcomed the launch of http://pratheeshviswanath.in – website of Pratheesh...

COVID-19 PANDEMIC: Penang Hindu Association Provides Support & Supplies To Needy

PHA distribution of groceries , other basic food items such as milkpowder, medicines, medical items and wheelchairs to 100...

Hindu Endowment Board Against Reopening Temples

GEORGETOWN, MALAYSIA, May 29, 2020: The Penang Hindu Endowment Board (PHEB) will recommend to the state government against the...

Irfan Khan Was A Role Model for Muslim Actors in Bollywood

The unfortunate passing away of Bollywood (Indian film industry) Irfan Khan – a versatile and maverick actor, has created...

Devotees Set for New Normal; SOP for Hindu Temples Submitted

KUANTAN, MALAYSIA, May 10, 2020 (New Strait Times): Temple visits could soon be a whole new experience for Hindu...

The Cry Of Poor Children For Milk: Penang Hindu Association

Needy parents and single mothers are struggling to take care and provide basic needs for their young children. Some...

Nizamuddin Markaz and Tablighi Jamaat be fully banned: Dr. Surendra Jain

New Delhi, April 05, 2020 – The whole of India is in serious crisis today due to the country-wide...

First Hindu University in Muslim-Majority Indonesia Named after Sugriva

BALI, INDONESIA, April 13, 2020 : The first Hindu university has been opened in Indonesia in the name of...

Zed commends Pope for exploring female deacons, saying equality long overdue

Applauding His Holiness Pope Francis for launching commission to study the issue of female deacons and calling it a...

NAMASTE going global: Salil Gewali

A greeting is the first spark that ignites the relationship between two individuals. Tibetans stick out their tongues in...

Upset Hindus urge Amazon Australia to withdraw Lord Ganesha shorts & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Amazon Australia for immediate withdrawal of shorts carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling...

Lakhs expected to celebrate Mahashivaratri

Pashupati Area Development Trust has said it expects to host around one million Hindu devotees from Nepal and abroad...

‘The Digital Preacher’ – Premanjana Das

In this era dominated by technology and devices, there are very few devotees of Krishna who use technology or...

Hindu political party registered in South Africa

Bachu cited the reintroduction of Indian languages as subjects in government schools and declaring Diwali a public holiday in...

Interfaith Religious Studies For Non-Muslims Should Be Introduced In Schools: Penang Hindu Association

22/12/2019 Interfaith Religious Studies For Non-Muslims Should Be Introduced In Schools On behalf of Penang Hindu Association and Malaysia...

Rain does not dampen fervour of 15,000 devotees at Hindu temple consecration ceremony in Singapore

SINGAPORE – Even as the rain poured early on Sunday morning (Dec 15), the crowds outside the Sri Layan...

PENANG HINDU ASSOCIATION (PHA) advance announcement needed on the goodies offered through YB’s service centre

We, the PENANG HINDU ASSOCIATION (PHA) urge and greatly appreciate the goodies offered to the under privileged families by...

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

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

One Killed in Nepal During Clash over Statue Immersion

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

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

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

More than 100 sacred Balinese dances barred from commercial use

Legong, a traditional Balinese dance, performed in Ubud, Bali. (Shutterstock/Ko Backpacko) At 63 years old, Tjokorda Oka Artha Ardhana...

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...

Arumugaswamy Parades in a Newly Built Chariot in Maviddapuram Kandaswamy Kovil after 29 Years

SRI LANKA, August 1, 2019 (Facebook): Arumugaswamy, the six-faced Lord Murugan, paraded in a glorious, newly built chariot at...

Holi Around the World

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

Bioethics – a Hindu Perspective

By : Dr Raj Maheshwari. (The following is an abstract of the talk delivered by the author at the...

People Hurt and Cars Torched During a Violent Riot at a Temple in Malaysia

PETALING JAYA, MALAYSIA, November 27, 2018 (Business Insider): A violent riot at a Hindu temple in a suburb of...

India’s President Kovind Visits Ancient Hindu Temple Heritage Site in Vietnam

DA NANG, VIETNAM, November 19, 2018 (New Kerala): President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Savita Kovind visited the...

A Fiery Walk of Faith for Hindus

SINGAPORE, October 29, 2018 (Straits Times): Close to 4,500 devotees braved the heat last night at Sri Mariamman Temple...

Nepal’s Restored Manakamana Temple Sparkles in Gold

KATHMANDU, NEPAL, September 15, 2018 (Kathmandu Post): Authorities have completed the reconstruction of Manakamana Temple damaged during the earthquake...

Bali’s Garuda Statue is Set to Become Second Tallest Statue in the World

BALI, INDONESIA, July 29, 2018 (Architectural Digest): Known for attracting five million tourists every year, Bali now has one...

Emirates reverses decision, to continue with ‘Hindu meals’ – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Emirates on Wednesday reversed its decision of discontinuing “Hindu meals” from its flights after receiving flak from...

A new Hindu Education Centre coming up in Sydney

As Hindu population is growing rapidly in Australia (mostly due to migration), existing temples are struggling to cope up...

Ram Sita Kalyanam Vivah in Parramatta 3rd November 2018

Hindu Council of Australia is celebrating Deepavali festival on 3rd and 4th of November 2018 in Parramatta Park this...

Cavadee: Prayers and Sharing for the 10 Day Festival

SAINT-PAUL, REUNION, May 24, 2018 (Linfo, auto-translated from French): The Tamil community of Reunion is paying tribute to the...

Hindu endowment board to manage temples nationwide

The Reform Batu Caves movement agenda will be one of the first issues to be dealt with once the...

World Hindu Council Malaysia urges community to support BN

KUALA LUMPUR: The World Hindu Council (WHC) has expressed doubt over the promises made by Pakatan Harapan as the...

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra to Resume via Nathu La Route This Year

BEJING, CHINA, April 23, 2018 (League of India): In a development that is going to spread joy in the...

Narshinga Chaturdashi Celebrated In Karachi

  BY Sanjesh Dhanja, Country Head WHN Pakistan Narasimha (Sanskrit: नरसिंह IAST: Narasiṃha, lit. man-lion) is an avatar of the...

Lauding Victoria Govt. funding temple, Hindus urge Australia Govt. fund temples nationwide

Welcoming Victorian State Government for providing over $160,000 to Shri Shiva Vishnu Temple (Hindu Society of Victoria) in Carrum...

World Hindu News Appoints Sanjesh Dhanja As Country Head for Pakistan

  WHN |  02-11-2018  8:25 am EST   HOUSTON:  World Hindu News decision making board has appointed Sanjesh Dhanja...


Thai Pongal: Festival of Color for a Munificent Harvest

SRI LANKA, January 14, 2018 (Sunday Observer by P. Krishnaswamy): The country’s Hindus are celebrating the “Pongal” harvest festival,...


Despite Conversion Ban, Christianity Spreads in Nepal

RICHET, NEPAL, December 23, 2017 (eNCA): More than two years after an earthquake flattened the Nepali village of Richet,...

Why The Name Taimur Matters? By Gokul Kunnath

Why the name Taimur matters?   By Gokul Kunnath December 20, 2017   Last year, two of Bollywood’s popular...

Indonesian Court Recognizes Native Religions in Landmark Ruling

JAKARTA, INDONESIA, November 7, 2017 (Reuters): Indonesia’s Constitutional Court on Tuesday affirmed the rights of devotees of faiths outside...

Rakhine State Govt to Close Displaced Person Camps for Hindus and Ethnic Arakanese

SITTWE, MYANMAR, October 30, 2017 (Irrawaddy): The Rakhine State government will close camps for displaced persons who have fled...

Why Nepal has one of the world’s fastest-growing Christian populations – Danielle Preiss

Churches mushroom throughout the Kathmandu Valley and across the terraced hills. Proselytizing remains illegal, but with political instability and...

Brother-Sister Bond Observed Across Nepal

KATHMANDU, NEPAL, October 21, 2017 (Kathmandu Post): The five-day-long Tihar festival came to an end after the observance of...

Sydney Opera House’s Iconic Sails Turn Gold to Celebrate Diwali

It’s the fourth year in a row the Opera House has been lit up in a golden colour to...

Sydney Opera House’s Iconic Sails Turn Gold to Celebrate Diwali

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, October 18, 2017 (SBS): It’s the fourth year in a row the Opera House has been lit...

World Hindu Newsletter – Worldwide Edition | 02 Oct 2017

Please read our complete newsletter at: https://www.worldhindunews.com/?newsman=email&email=wrvFRHlMYi4tDZ7Jo3ozA7rvuPk This Newsletter Focused E-mail Send Info: 2700 Maharashtra  Journalists, 500 Madison Square...

Power of Prayer?: Hindus Hold Ceremonies for Active Volcano Mt. Agung to Pray That Island Is Spared

BALI, INDONESIA, September 22, 2017 (Coconuts Bali): Balinese Hindus have been conducting a number of ceremonies at Mt. Agung,...

2018 Thaipusam Procession To Be Cut Short by 5.5 Hours Due to Total Lunar Eclipse

SINGAPORE, September 22, 2017 (Straits Times): Solar and lunar eclipses usually draw many admirers eager to view the phenomenon,...

Australian Advertising Watchdog Dismisses Pleas to Ban a Commercial that Shows Ganesha Eating Meat

AUSTRALIA, September 20, 2017 (Scroll In): The Advertising Standards Bureau in Australia has dismissed complaints filed by Hindu groups...

Upset Hindus seek ban on Meat & Livestock Australia ad showing Lord Ganesha at lamb BBQ

Upset Hindus are urging Australia Advertising Standards Bureau to ban the new “You Never Lamb Alone” video ad launched...

Council For The Nation Of Ezidihikhan Declares PM, Spell Out Priorities

COUNCIL FOR THE NATION OF EZIDIHIKHAN DECLARES PRIME MINISTER, SPELL OUT PRIORITIES Yezidi majority nation of Ezidihikhan recently declared...

Detect and deport illegal immigrants, states told

HIGHLIGHTS Home ministry has asked states to set up a task force at the district level to identify and...

Hindu outrage at Gold Coast yoga pants with deity Lord Ganesha are best sellers, says founder

A GOLD Coast activewear label founder enraging Hindu devotees with leggings depicting a religious deity is unapologetic and says...

Ritz-Carlton in Indonesia has a Hindu temple

Mandapa, a luxury Ritz-Carlton Reserve hotel in Indonesia where one night’s tariff can be around $5040, has a century...


Protest against Denigration of Shree Ganesha at Coffee Chakra in Australia

We at Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) have received several complaints from devout Hindus regarding a painting of revered Shri...

Like national Parliament, Hindus urge Australia’s state parliaments also to offer yoga to members

Hindus have welcomed Parliament of Australia for offering yoga classes/training to members in the Parliament House in Canberra. Calling...

Hindu outfit opposes Indian PM Narendra Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka next month

Apr 23, Chennai: A leader of a Hindu outfit in Chennai has opposed the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s...

Singapore’s Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple

The Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple features a five-tier entrance tower called a gopuram, showing the different incarnations of Lord...

Seeds of India in the Rich Soil of Thai Magic and Folklore

 A woman reacts to being soaked in water during Songkran, or the Thai New Year, celebrations on Khaosan Road...

Vice President Pence Meets with Religious Leaders in Indonesia

JAKARTA, INDONESIA, April 20, 2017 (White House Press Release): Today, Vice President Mike Pence participated in an interfaith dialogue...

Indonesian Embassy in Netherlands Hosts Galungan and Kuningan Cultural Festival

Indonesian Embassy at the Hague hosts cultural exhibition on Kuningan celebration (illustration: rakyatina) THE HAGUE, NETRALNEWS.COM – The Galungan...

Lord Kama appears again on Anang Thriyodasi Vrata, on the eves of the Easter Battle

Please Sponsor My Writing On Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/posts/8789014 Many know by now that my Ishta Deva (favorite deity) is Kama,...

Silent Bali, Hindus Perform Four Nyepi Rituals

Bali’s Day of Silence during Nyepi Day celebration. (Bali Travel News) DENPASAR, NETRALNEWS.COM – Bali Province with a population...

As India celebrated Navratri, Hindus of Bali observed ‘Day of Silence’

Bali: As India celebrated the onset of nine-day festival of Chaitra Navratri (which marks the beginning of the New...


More Than 500 Sculptures to Be Made for Cremation of Thailand’s Late King

Thailand’s best craftsmen are hard at work producing these monuments to King Rama IX BANGKOK, THAILAND, March 14, 2017...

10 great places to celebrate the Hindu festival of Holi

If you’ve started to notice clouds of color every spring, it’s not your imagination. The Hindu festival of Holi...

Upset Hindus seek withdrawal of Sydney exhibition showing Lord Krishna smoking meth

Perturbed Hindus are urging the immediate withdrawal of “Krishna in Erskineville” art exhibition from a gallery of Sydney suburb...

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...

How Tamils carried Rama’s story east

It’s a tale as old as time but the Ramayana is enjoying a sudden bout of renewed interest with...

Shree Swasthani Brata Katha, popular ritual of Hindus, begins

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: The Shree Swasthani Brata Katha, a popular ritual observed by the Hindus since Push Shuklapurnima (full...

Thousands troop out to celebrate Hindu Thaipusam festival

A Malaysian Hindu devotee walks in a trance towards the Batu caves temple during the Thaipusam festival celebrations in...

Thaipusam in Penang Chariot Issue Continues

PENANG,MALAYSIA, February 7, 2017 (by Predeep Nambiar, Malaysia Today): The Penang Chettiars have refused to have their silver Thaipusam...

Waterfall running parallel to 272 steps will be latest attraction in Batu Caves

FIle photo showing kavadi bearers making their way up the iconic 272-step staircase to reach Lord Murugan’s shrine in...

Nepalese Hindus mark Panchami

Kathmandu, Feb 1 (IANS): Nepalese Hindu families on Wednesday visited temples across the country to worship the goddess of...

Hinduism In Bali Indonesia Hindu Human Rights Online

Indonesia Ancient Hinduism Foremost amongst these are the Hindus of Bali. Bali is a famous island of Indonesia. It...

14 Chandannath idols recovered

Jan 4, 2017- Fourteen idols and two conch shells, which were stolen from the Chandannath Temple in Jumla district...

Maran Hindu temple not facing risk of demolition

Sri Marathandavar Bala Dhandayuthapani temple The famous Hindu temple in Maran, Pahang is not facing any risk of demolition...

Good relationships with the gods is a central theme for all Balinese Hindus

Monday, 12 December 2016 Balinese Hindus believe that the spirit of the gods is present in all things, from...

Any foreign university offering BA in Hindu Theology?

Searching for a foreign university to offer a BA in Hindu Theology in the Caribbean in association with the...

Hundreds attend festival of culture, colour and celebrations

A FESTIVAL of colour, culture and celebrations saw hundreds of people from the Hindu community in Swindon party in...

God Ganesha in Japan

Ganesha in Shingon Buddhism, Japan Ganesha worship was brought to Japan by early Buddhists through China. In Japan the...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

Minority Hindu Malaysian Community Concerned Over 7 Temple Attacks by Extremists in 3 Months

A few of the respected deities that were destroyed by extremists Hindus worldwide are highly concerned after reports of...

Nagapanchami festival being observed on 7th August 2016

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: Hindus are observing the Nagapanchami festival  as per the time-honored tradition. Nagapanchami is a festival dedicated...

Exhibition to showcase Hinduism’s mark on the world

PETALING JAYA: A “Hindu Civilisation & Heritage Exhibition” organised by the Bhaktivedanta Science Unit of the International Society for...

Leading Malaysian university sacks lecturer for disparaging Hindus

India had expressed concern over the “negative and incorrect” picture conveyed about Hinduism and Sikhism.  Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Malaysia:...

Hindus worldwide urge CM Barr to allot suitable land for Canberra Hindu Temple

2016-07-13, Press Release Hindus worldwide are urging Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Chief Minister Andrew Barr and ACT Land Development...

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s statue unveiled in Malaysia

A bronze statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose has been unveiled at the Indian cultural centre premises here in...

Worldwide Call to Cure Diabetes Through Yoga

Today during the second “International Yoga Day”, the key message from India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi was for yoga teachers...

Hindu temple opens after 10 years

Pranitha Kangondhi and Ananya Kangondhi,1, at the opening of the first Hindu Temple outside the South East. TOWNSVILLE is...

Vedanta Centre opens in Adelaide

A Vedanta Centre has reportedly opened up in Burnside suburb of Adelaide, the capital of South Australia. Its recent...

Hindus concerned after 2nd temple desecration in Malaysia

Hindus worldwide are highly concerned after reports of desecration of second Hindu temple in Malaysia in less than six...

Traditional Indian street festival set to return to Bath later this month

A traditional Indian street festival, which has been celebrated in India for almost 5,000 years, is returning to the...

Damaged Hindu deities at Ipoh temple reinstalled

Priests perform prayers before the statues were reinstalled at the Sree Muneeswarar Amman temple yesterday. — Picture by Marcus...

Decimation and Missing of Hindus in south Asia

There was recently an article published at dailyo.in titled “The missing Hindus in South Asia and a conspiracy of silence” by...

University students enjoy Hindu festival with fun and games

A group of students after the Holi celebration. WITH COLOURED powder in one hand and a water gun in...

Nepali girls ‘marry’ Hindu god to protect from widowhood

The centuries-old custom is believed to protect girls from the stigma of widowhood. KATHMANDU (AFP) – It s a big...

Ban the Sales of Beer in Cinema Theaters: Penang Hindu Association

  Press Release                                                                                               21/4/2016                Ban the Sales of Beer in Cinema Theaters Penang Hindu Association (PHA), in its...

Thousand year old Hindu Shiv linga discovered in Thailand

Thailand is a Buddhist country, but Hinduism was prevalent during 10-12th century Image source: Shiv linga, sculpture, fine arts,...

“China, you are shielding Pakistan sponsored terroism” – Deva Sarran

  CHINA SUPPORT TERRORISM AGAINST INDIA CHINA AIDING n ABETTING TERRORISM TOWARDS INDIA India’s statement on Masood Azhar: China,...

Indonesia Ancient Hindu Temple Found

 Indonesia Ancient Hindu Temple Found Source: http://www.kidcoloringpages.xyz/search/pakistan-hindu-post-php-indonesia-ancient-hindu-temple-found

Nepal’s ruling coalition partner wants Parliament to reinstate country as Hindu State

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli (File Photo) Sun, 3 Apr 2016-11:25pm , PTI The party has been campaigning for...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

Hindus urge Sydney Art Gallery to return Durga statue if found illegal

Hindus are urging the Art Gallery of NSW (AGNSW) in Sydney (Australia) to expedite the provenance of its Hindu...

Destiny Thwarted 2000 Years Of Hinduism In Cambodia

by Dr. Naresha Duraiswamy   ( April 3, 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) Cambodian history illustrates the interplay of...

Vishva Hindu Parishad of Australia Inc – 5th Australian National Hindu Conference

Conference theme: “United communities, United Australia” THE Vishva Hindu Parishad of Australia Inc. (VHP Australia) has been working with...

Hinduism highlighted: Beautiful Hindu temples of Australia

Sydney Murugan Temple BY MEGHA SHARMA Australia is one of those continents with which India shares not only a...

​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...

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

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

Hamilton Hindus celebrate a year of Lord Balaji

Venkat Raman –  venkat@indiannewslink.co.nz Devotees of Lord Venkateswara in Hamilton celebrated the first Anniversary of the Lord’s Temple bringing...

Holi festival celebrates colourful Australian community

For Hindu people in Melbourne, a vibrant festival of colours is about more than ancient mythology. It’s a celebration...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

Tsunami of Hindu youth to hit Dataran Merdeka

  KUALA LUMPUR, March 2: A wave of 50,000 Hindu youths is expected to flood Dataran Merdeka, for the...

Majestic Nageswari Amman Hindu Temple with 924 snake-carvings opens in Malaysia

Om Sri Maha Athi Nageswari Amman Temple is reportedly launched in the new township of Puchong Gateway (Puchong, Selangor,...

Hindus welcome Georgia baseball team adopting yoga

Hindus have welcomed Georgia Bulldogs baseball team of University of Georgia in Athens for reportedly incorporating yoga as a...

Hindu Authorities, Jakarta Deputy Governor Pan Alcohol Prohibition Bill

Jakarta. Indonesia’s Hindu leaders and government officials have united in their criticism of the House of Representatives over a...

Nepal launches electric cremation service to modernise Hindu practice

KATHMANDU: Nepal has launched an electric cremation service for the first time in its history to phase out the...

Hindus celebrate Thaipusam festival with elaborate piercings

Hindu devotees around the world celebrate the Thaipusam festival with ceremonial piercings like this man’s, in Singapore, on Jan....

Sri Venkateswara Hindu Temple Sydney adopting cow for worship

Sri Venkateswara Temple (SVT) in Helensburgh (near Sydney, Australia) is reportedly adopting a cow (and a calf) for worshipping...

Swami Ghananand ji message on African Hinduism. 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 who...

How Dubai, Thailand & Caribbean airport duty free shops harass Indians

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

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...


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  ...

Universal Society of Hinduism criticises Lorna Jane over ‘wellness lounge’ at Sydney Airport

DECEMBER 11, 201510:55AM Lorna Jane Clarkson is in hot water again. Picture: Tara Croser POPULAR activewear brand Lorna Jane...

Muslim fanatics in Bangladesh attacked thirty two Sikh-Hindu pilgrims

Thirty two Sikh-Hindu pilgrims attacked by Muslim robbers in micro-bus on the way of Gurudwara Nanak Mandir in Dhaka,...

Penang Hindu Endowments Board denies land grab accusations

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Hindu Endowments Board (PHEB) has refuted suggestions it was used by the state government to...

World Hindus urge Malaysia to allow land transfer for Hindu temple in Kajang

World Hindus are urging Malaysia to allow transfer of land for relocation of Sri Maha Mariamman Ladang Baemar (Saujana...

Patriots Speak – Weekly Newsletter of Patriots’ Forum

Dear Enlightened Patriots, • A difficult task to present a brief summary of the last week’s developments. • Barring...

Hindus critical of Sydney Airport for yoga fee

Hindus are critical of Sydney Airport for charging fee for yoga in its recently opened facility. Hindu statesman Rajan...

Designated “Hindu prayer room” sought in University of Sydney

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated prayer room at The University of Sydney campus, Australia’s first university...

Install Swami Vivekananda in your head and soul: Modi

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called on people to “install” Swami Vivekananda in their heart and...

Australia’s biggest Durga Hindu temple opens

New building of Sri Durga Temple, claimed to be Australia’s biggest Durga temple, will open with fireworks on November...


Remembering Ma. Ashok Singhal ji: Vishwa Hindu Parishad Of America (VHPA)

Remembering Ma Ashok Singhal Ji   This morning, Nov 17, 2015, brought to us the news of Ma. Sri...

Senior VHP leader Ashok Singhal passes away in Gurgaon

NEW DELHI: Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal passed away on Tuesday, less than a week after he was...

Colombo: sister of Mother Teresa arrested for “selling” children

by Melani Manel PereraThe first Missionary of Charity to be jailed, she was accused following an anonymous tipoff. Sister...

Students celebrate Hindu festival

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

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

SEEKING SUPPORT : Arjun Sampath – Australia Tour – Hindu Dharma Prachar details

Dear All Namtae, Diwali Greetings. A Hindu scholar and activist from Tamil Nadu, Mr. Arjun Sampath is travelling to Sydney,...

Narain Kataria, the way I knew him: Gaurang Vaishnav

Sometimes, some of us would get upset with a person who might not play the game by the rules...

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”

“​Narain Kataria was a Jnan Yoddha, a Karmayogi and a Stitapragna” – ​​Datta Hosabale, RSS

Condolence message of Shri Datta Hosabale, Sah Karyavah, RSS:Nov, 4, 2015   I’m saddened to read the very shocking...

WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 30, 2015

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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 —...

Hindu civilization in India’s neighbor

 Sri Rama Jayam The beauty of horizon is, more we travel towards it , more it recedes with new vistas...

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....

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...


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...

Relief materials distributed by RSS Swayamsevaks in SriLanka

Landslide in Lillisland estate of Central Province of Srilanka occurred on September 25 claiming around 7 lives dead.  Many houses...

Western greats awestruck by Indian wisdom – Sandhya Regmi (Vietnam)

Western greats awestruck by Indian wisdom Sandhya Regmi, Vietnam Sandhyaregmi2000@gmail.com There would not be a matter of greater pride...

Havelian’s Hindus strive to protect temple built in 18th century

PHOTO: PHC WEBSITE ABBOTABAD: The temple of Sheranwali Mata in Havelian, dating back to the 18th century, has been protected...

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1265 Teenage Hindu Girls Abducted, forcibly converted to Islam and married to Muslims in Pakistan – Raj Kumar Wanjara, Human Rights Activists

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Bihu” 

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  World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Hindu New Year”

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Dear Sri Modi Ji, Namaste Please examine thoroughly the great words of our Masters and if those words are...

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Historic International Conference to Re-Establish Ideal Vedic India held in Delhi

PRESS RELEASE 2- 21/2/2015 Swami Govindadev Giriji Maharaj says, People from all across the world should come to India...

7th Hindu Sakha in Japan on 22nd Feb – Summary Report

Namaskar Bandhu Jan, Despite Cricket match, Tokyo Marathon and cold weather we could conduct our 7th Sakha in a...

VHPA Best Wishes for Maha Shivaratri to you and your family

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Bangladesh: Member of Parliament threatening HR defender Adv.Rabindra Ghosh of Bangladesh Minority Watch to stop fact-finding on Minorities

​​ Ms.Mahabub Ara Begum Gini ( Member of Parliament from Gaibanda-2) threatening Adv. Rabindra Ghosh to stop fact finding...

Islamic organisation denounces Hindu-Muslim relationship in Malaysia

Islamic Mentality Exposed. To those who believe in Hindu-Muslim Friendship….. ‘I’m Muslim, I love Hindus’ campaign will destroy Islamic...

​Saudi Arabia’s New King Helped Fund Radical Terrorist Groups

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Facing Intolerance, Many Sikhs and Hindus Leave Afghanistan

A young girl lights candles at a Kabul temple during the annual Diwali celebration, among the most important festivals...

“​​​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​

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‘In 1971, Muslims murdered 2.4 million Hindus and raped 200,000 Hindu women’

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16 Year Old Hindu Girl Raped Then Murdered by Muslims in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Minority Watch (BDMW) has released their report on the rape and murder of a 16 year old Hindu...

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Culture: Hindus celebrate triumph

Jeffery Reserve, North Parramatta, will burst into colour in March when the traditional Indian Hindu Festival of Colours —...

Nihal Singh Agar’s dedication to the Hindu community in Australia has earned him an AM

Nihal received an AM for his service to the Hindu community in Australia. HINDUS believe in karma and Nihal...

Hindus Upset At Pornographic Filming At Angkor

Hindus are upset at reported shooting of pornographic pictures at Angkor Archaeological Park in Cambodia, a UNESCO World Heritage...

Revival of 2047 BS (1990 AD) Constitution is the only solution of Constituent Assembly failure in Nepal.

  Who betrayed Nepali People in failing the deadline in Constituent Assembly for adopting new Constitution? No problem. Revive 1990 AD i.e....

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...

Thais to return looted Cambodian antiquities

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia/BANGKOK – Thailand is to return ancient Khmer artifacts looted from temples during the turmoil of the...

25 years exile since the exodus of the Kashmir Pandits and Hindus. When they will return to their homes?

25 years since the exodus of the Pandits. Do you know the real history of Kashmir ? François Gautier |...

BD Parliament to host Saraswati Puja first time. Islamists oppose vehemently.

Radical Islamic groups challenged Hindu Chief Justice in Supreme Court and Hindu Worship in Parliament in Bangladesh. Islamic Bangladesh...

Vivekanad Sewa Sangh Shakha in Japan (2015 Jan-18) – Summary report

Namaste Everyone, Thanks a lot for the encouragement which we have been receiving from everyone on regular basis. Here...

Invitation Event (Pakistan) – Youth Development For Sindh Minorities, January 25th

Events & Meetings January 15, 2015  Vincent Bruno   Upcoming Event (Pakistan) – Youth Development For Sindh Minorities, January 25th The...

Hindus welcome Sinha’s appointment as Bangladesh’s Chief Justice

Worldwide Hindus have commended Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha’s appointment as the next 21st Chief Justice of Supreme Court of...

New controversy brews over ‘offensive’ ginger beer brand using Hindu imagery

A brewery on Sydney’s northern beaches is facing renewed criticism from some Hindus that the company reneged on an...

Hindu Nursing Lecturer Murdered In Bangladesh For Following “No Hijab” Policy

January 11th, 2014 – Chittagong Nursing Institute lecturer Ms Anjali Debi Chaudhuri has been brutally killed by Islamic Militants....

Evangelization of Asia: Significance of objections to Pope’s visit to Sri Lanka – ​Shenali Dushantha Waduge

Evangelization of Asia: Significance of objections to Pope’s visit to Sri Lanka The US and Western Christian nations have...

Hindu community upset at Australian brewery continuing with Ganesh-Lakshmi beer labels

Despite apologizing and promising to re-design their bottles and packaging and removing the objectionable images from the website in...

Evangelization of Asia: Significance of objections to Pope’s visit to Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA, December 30, 2014 (Lankaweb by Shenali D. Waduge): The US and Western Christian nations have made clear...

Hindus demand cancellation of curriculum teaching conversions in ‘South Asia Advance Christian Studies’

Sion, Mumbai : Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) and Sanatan Sanstha jointly held demonstrations for their demands like – cancellation of...

Hinduism focused exhibition in China

Hindu community has welcomed the decision of Beijing Capital Museum in China to exhibit Lord Ganesha and other Hindu artifacts. Recently launched exhibition,...

Hindu Munnani backs Sri Lankan President visit

AP minister for environment and forests Bojjala Gopalakrishna Reddy welcomes Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Renigunta airport....

Indonesia – Hindus Galungan Day

Balinese Hindus pray at a temple to celebrate Galungan day in Jimbaran on Indonesia’s resort island of Bali on...

Hindu community to back indigenous recognition in Australia’s referendum 

Hindu community would support the Australian constitutional recognition of nation’s indigenous people in the referendum proposed to be held...

A Defense of Hindu ‘ Ritualism’ and ‘Superstition’ — Aditi Banerjee

A Defense of Hindu ‘ Ritualism’ and ‘Superstition’. Aditi Banerjee There is a double standard when it comes to...

Nepal’s Gadhimai Festival Celebrated on Nov 28, 2014

By Manesh Shrestha, for CNN December 2014 -.    A devotee slaughters a water buffalo during the celebration of the...

“Meet Java’s Hidden Hindus” – Indonesian Photofeature from “Hinduism Today” magazine

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Nepal-India Should Understand the Hinduism and its Reality between Each Other by D.R. Prasai

Nepal-India Should Understand the Hinduism and its Reality between Each Other By Dirgha Raj Prasai Nepal and India are...

Hinduism inspired Australians call PM Modi a ‘man of humble beginnings’

Brisbane (Australia), Nov. 16 (ANI): Followers of Hinduism in Australia have lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s humble beginnings, and...

Ram Barat left for Janakpur in Nepal

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​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...

HINDRAF Support letter to stop commercial development on Swami Vivekananda Ashram site in Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

12th November 2014 Dear Sir/Madam RE: Save Vivekananda Ashram Malaysia. Support letter to stop commercial development on Swami Vivekananda...

Hindraf open letter to Dato Nazri on the Vivekananda ashram development plan

YB Dato Seri Mohamed Nazri Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Minister of Tourism and Culture Minister in Charge of Heritage...

5th HSS Shakha in Japan – Summary report

Here is the report for today’s Shakha: 1. Ma. Saumitra Ji has provided various suggestion for the future course...

Malaysia’s Sharia law costs Hindus their kids

IPOH, Malaysia (AP) — It was the last round of a recurring argument: M. Indira Gandhi’s husband wanted her...

​’Leave your faith or leave your country’​ – ​Conspiracy to force Sindhi Hindus to leave Sindh

“We are not Muslim, we are not Hindu, but first and foremost, we are Sindhi. There is a conspiracy...

“Amadam Sisilasa” Dharma Deshana programme at Medamulana Featured

President Mahinda Rajapaksa and First Lady Shiranthi Wickremasinghe Rajapaksa participated in Il Poya Day “Amadam Sisilasa” Dharma Deshana programme...

Making India Truly Hindu – Mukundan P.R.

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Solving The Puzzling Mental Illness of Bhutanese Refugees

KANSAS, USA, October 28, 2014( by Alex Smith, Kcur):The community health specialist,Dr Lemaster has been working for the past...

​Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) -​ Why And How One Becomes A Jihadi?

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

Map of Southeast Asia: Hinduized states of Indian Ocean Community — George Coedes

A beautiful map prepared by National Geographic. This image complements the insights provided by a great French epigraphist, George...

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...

Deepavali fosters understanding among communities, increase harmony – President Featured

The festive day of Deepavali, which underlines the great spiritual values of Hinduism, is filled with the spirit of...

Hindu festival celebrated in Nepal

A cow is being worshipped during the religious ceremony of cow festival, the third day of Tihar festival, in...

Sydney Opera House lights up for Deepavali

22nd October 2014 The sails of the Sydney Opera House have turned a vibrant orange and yellow during an...

Vijayadashmi Utsav in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh celebrated its Vijayadashmi Utsav in Colombo Vivekananda School on 5th October, 2014. Around 220 people participated,...

Sydney Opera House lights up for Diwali

Sydney, Oct 22 (IANS): The Sydney Opera House was lit up in a vibrant orange colour to celebrate Diwali, the...

Selangor MB’s Deepavali address

The timeless preoccupation of humanity’s philosophical life and life of beliefs has been the struggle between darkness and light....

[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...

Century-Old Hindu Temple is Singapore’s 67th National Monument

SINGAPORE:  A 155-year-old Hindu temple in Singapore was on Monday declared the 67th national monument of the country, becoming the...

5 facts about Sri Thendayuthapani Hindu’s Temple

SINGAPORE – The Sri Thendayuthapani Temple on Tank Road was gazetted a National Monument by the National Heritage Board...

Century-old Hindu temple is Singapore’s 67th national monument

A 155-year-old Hindu temple in Singapore was today declared the 67th national monument of the country, becoming the third Hindu temple on the...

Hindu identity can save Nepal from disintegration: Khadka

“We are democrats. In a democratic setup peoples’ mandate is final. As far as the country’s religious identity is...

Hindus commend Malaysia Govt. for Deepavali gift to prisoners

Hindus have commended Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak lead Malaysian Government for the Deepavali gift of family visits to...

Vivekanad Sewa Sangh Japan : 4th Shakha in Japan – Summary Report

Today we had our 4th monthly Shakha and here are the summary points: 1. VSS Japan has celebrated Durga...

Hindus urge Hungarian PM Orban to integrate Roma

In view of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s governing Fidesz party winning control of all county assemblies and all...

RPP-N joins NC faction in quest for Hindu state

KATHMANDU, OCT 13 – The Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-N) has decided to join hands with a pro-Hindu faction in...

Funding doesn’t reach the community, says Malaysia Hindu Sangam

PETALING JAYA, Oct 11, 2014: Malaysia Hindu Sangam is disappointed that the 2015 Budget does not take into consideration the...

Nepali Villagers Protest a Temple’s Locked Doors

(WOMENSENEWS)–The sun arced toward its zenith. Although we would never hear a clear explanation, I assumed that the temple...

Indian Hindu Nationalists say NO to alliance with Radical Sri lankan Buddhists

An Indian Hindu nationalist group said Wednesday that it has no intention of forming an alliance with a hardline...

Nepal & India Should Focus- the Constructive Role on Hinduism by D.R. Prasai

Nepal & India have to Focus the Constructive Role on Hinduism By Dirgha Raj Prasai Since 2006 Nepal’s situation...

​Living on the edge: 30 pictures of ​Hindus & Sikhs under Pakistani fire

An injured child at the Government Medical College and Hospital in Jammu after heavy firing by the Pakistan Rangers in...

China President Xi’s India visit: Indian PM Modi expresses gratitude for new route to Kailash through Sikkim

NEW DELHI: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked Chinese President Xi Jinping, “on behalf of the people of India,”...


Indonesian puppetry and a festival of West Javanese culture come to Freer/Sackler

Dancers from the Indonesian College of the Arts performing the Butterfly Dance for Performing Indonesia: Music, Dance, and Theater...

Narendra Modi asks world leaders to adopt International Yoga Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked the world leaders to adopt an International Yoga Day, saying that by changing lifestyle...


A HOUSE OF CARDS: COALITION AGAINST GENOCIDE AND POLITICS OF DECEPTION – An Investigative Report By Abhimanyu Arjun

A HOUSE OF CARDS – COALITION AGAINST GENOCIDE – Abhimanyu Arjun – Copy       <<<===FREE PDF DOWNLOAD LINK  WEBSITE: http://www.ahouseofcards.net...

Ekal Austin Impacts 117 Villages & 2000 Children

Rhythmic drizzling rain, melodious music, and sumptuous banquet dinner made for a perfect evening with loved ones on Saturday...

Hon. Indian home minister Rajnath Singh to Nepal PM: Border areas now ISI, jihadi hubs

NEW DELHI: Home minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday raised the issue of growing radicalization among Muslims in Nepal settled...

Hindu’s GOD Ganesha Celebration in Asian Countries

In this photo by Bernat Armangue, Hindus mass around a statue of elephant-headed god Ganesha before immersing it in...

Protest rally against the demolition of Shiva temple in Kathmandu

Kathmandu (Nepal) – Hindu Jagaran Nepal had organized a protest rally against Shiva temple demolition in Kirtipur by new Christian...

Thailand Government released new Postage Stamps on Hindu Deities

Government of Thailand released remarkable new edition of stamps depicting the Hindu Deities, which will definitely delight the hearts...

A film fest highlights conditions of Hindu temples

Hyderabad: A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting...

HINDU PRAYERS CANCELLED IN SRI LANKA DUE TO GOVERNMENT THREATS: TGTE

Hindus in Sri Lanka were forced to cancel their prayers due to threats and intimidation by the Sri Lankan...

Mars in Hinduism

In Hindu mythology, the planet Mars is known as Mangala. Hindus believed in the existence of nine planets called Navagraha....

Huge 4.5m Hindu’s Lord Shiva statue unveiled near Sydney

Huge 4.5m-high white marble statue of Hindu Lord Shiva has been consecrated and unveiled in Minto, a suburb of Sydney...

Hindu women in Nepal fast to absolve sins of menstruation

Hindu women in Nepal observed the festival of Rishi Panchami with a ritual bathing on Saturday, to wash themselves...

Nepali Hindu devotees celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Kathmandu

Hindu devotees prepare samay dwan (a heap of beaten rice and other elements) to offer prayers in front of...

​The First Akhandh Paath in China

This is Dharamjot Kaur, a Chinese lady who sent her daughter last August to Miri Piri Academy in India,...

After death story of VHP’s Acharya Giriraj Kishore

After the demise of Vishwa Hindu Parishad patriarch Acharya Giriraj Kishore, his body was donated to Army College of...

Hindu Kingdom and Constitutional Monarchy Must be Restored in Nepal: Dirgha Raj Prasai

The History of Conspiracy against Hinduism By Dirgha Raj Prasai Two Hundred years ago, the greatKing Prithvi Narayan Shah...


BBS ties up with Hindu Federation for reconciliation

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) today charged that the Government and the National Languages and Social Integration Ministry had...

Dharma – Diwali Edition by South African Hindu Forum

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

Jaffna: A Medieval Tamil Hindu State

( August 24, 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) There was a Tamil kingdom in north Sri Lanka that lasted between...

No go for cable car at Malaysia Batu Caves

THE RM10mil Batu Caves Cable Car project will most likely be scrapped as soil studies carried out by experts...

Sri Lanka Vel Hinduism festival honors the god of war

Early this month, Sri Lankan Hindus in the capital, Colombo, celebrated the Vel Hinduism festival, which commemorates the victory...

UNHRC Investigation on Sri Lanka – Revisiting Ban Ki Moons Panel of Expert Report – Part 1

UNHRC Investigation on Sri Lanka – Revisiting Ban Ki Moons Panel of Expert Report The OHCHR investigation against Sri...

Campbelltown councillor opposes plans for Hindus to hold Diwali Festival at Thorndon Park

The Punjabi Association of SA has asked Campbelltown Council to use Thorndon Park for their Diwali Festival in October....

Isolated Javanese Hindu Community Celebrates Founders

The Tenggerese people, an isolated community on the island of Java that primarily identifies as Hindu, is celebrating the...

India Day, Friday Aug 15, 2013, 8.30 AM, Legislative Chambers, Mineola

Dear All GREETINGS FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY OF INDIA On behalf of the Nassau County Executive Hon Ed Mangano,you are cordially...

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:...

Woodstock Poland style, Paratrooper Day celebrated in Russia, the Vel Hinduism festival in Sri Lanka and more

The day in photos around the world, including a Woodstock music fest in Poland, the long-lasting Paratrooper Day tradition...

Modi prays lord Shiva at Pashupatinath temple, Kathmandu

KATHMANDU, Aug 4:Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has performed special pooja and prayed for lord Shiva at famous...

PAS man allegedly mocking Hindus surfaces; MIC demands stern action

KUALA LUMPUR: A five-year-old video of a PAS member allegedly mocking Hindus has surfaced and is causing an uproar,...

A week in Bali, populated mostly by Hindus

Malaysia has much to learn from Indonesia and if only we could emulate this secular state, we will progress...

Nepal to generate energy from Hindu’s Holy Bagmati river

Kathmandu, July 21 (IANS): The Nepalese government is gearing up to generate hydropower energy from Bagmati river. Bagmati is considered...

Hindu Andolan condemns China; demands protection for pilgrims

Udupi, Jul 21: Under the aegis of Rashtreeya Hindu Andolan, which claims to be a united national level initiative working...

We should be prepared to sacrifice everything for establishment of Hindu Rashtra : H.H. (Dr.) Pingale, HJS

Kathmandu (Nepal), 14th July – Hindu Rashtra means a nation of people who believe in sacrifice ! People, who are...

Balinese in Melbourne raise funds for temple

The Balinese community living in Melbourne, Australia, is raising funds to build a Hindu temple in the city where...

Convention to declare Nepal as Hindu Rashtra

Kathmandu (Nepal) : Convention to be held for declaring Nepal as a Hindu Rashtra (nation)  July 13, 2014 Ashadh...

Hindus celebrates famous Rath Yatra Festival worldwide

Ratha Yatra is a festival of chariots, a festival of sacred journey.  Every year Lord Jagannath, the Lord of...


Hindu Ramayana art exhibition in Indonesia

National Gallery of Indonesia (Galeri Nasional Indonesia) in Jakarta is currently holding an exhibition of digital artworks inspired by...

Sri Lanka Guardian: Hindu Law: A Sri Lankan Read

(June 27, 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) This opinion piece is intended to demonstrate that Hindu or Brahmanic law is...

4,000 Year Old Lord Vishnu Statue Discovered in Vietnam

A recent news report from Vietnam features an exquisite and very ancient sculpture of Lord Vishnu. According to a...

Hindus living a hellish life in Afghanistan

New Delhi: Despite having successful Presidential election in Afghanistan, democracy and right of equality is still a distant dream for...

​​World’s First Glass ​Hindu ​Temple in Malaysia

Malaysia’s 1st glass temple, the Arulmigu Sri Raja Kaliamman Temple , located in Jalan Tebrau, Johor Baru, is set...

Hinduism’s Sacred Animal

It’s becoming a routine ritual on the crowded, colorful streets of Delhi, India: A small team of men surrounds...

Australia’s Young, single and Hindu -Rachael Kohn

Finding a mate is hard enough in today’s society, but for members of small religious communities, the challenge is...

​Appeal from Sri Lanka to PM Modi for Hindu Buddhist unity

Hindus of Sri Lanka want peaceful coexistence with Buddhists there.  This sentiment was given expression to in a rally...

Rajiv Malhotra‘s work; How Evangelists Invented ‘Dravidian Christianity’

Most liberal Americans are simply unaware of the international political machinations of evangelicals. Funded and supported by the American...


Hindu Nationalist Leader Narendra Modi takes oath as 15th Prime Minister in a grand swearing-in ceremony

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has opposed the move by some states to include his life story in school curriculum. Mr Modi...

Denigrating images of Lord Hanuman and Ganesh removed from walls of restaurant after protests from Hindus

Alert Hindus notified Forum for Hindu Awakening regarding denigrating images of Lord Hanuman and Lord Ganesh on the walls...

Tamil Hindus celebrates 15-day marriage ceremony with a tug of war

In May and June every year, Tamil Hindus of the Eastern province in Sri Lanka begin a 15-day marriage ceremony with a tug...

Significance of Hindu Deities (Symbolism) – Published by Hindu University of America [PDF]

  Significance-of-Hindu-Deities-Symbolism-English FREE DOWNLOADABLE PDF BELOW:  http://www.hua.edu/doc/Significance-of-Hindu-Deities-Symbolism-English.pdf         Source: Hindu University of America    

Hindu Temple statue heading home to Cambodia

Since 1977, visitors to Pasadena’s Norton Simon Museum have encountered an ancient Cambodian statue that has the wide, hulking...


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...

Bow my head in obeisance to this Hindu holy land says Indian PM candidate Modi

4.41 pm: Anandiben Patel to be next Gujarat CM Sources have confirmed to CNN-IBN that Anandiben Patel will indeed be the...

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...

Temple Consecration within Precinct of Mauritius Prison

MAURITIUS, February 21, 2014( Le Mauricien): A Tamil-style Hindu temple was consecrated in the precinct of the new high-security...

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 calls Modi as White House ‘welcomes’ him after previous visa ban

The United States swiftly courted India’s future Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, saying the victorious leader would be...

Asia Society exhibit spotlights Hindu deities

Bridget Bray, the Asia Society Texas Center’s new director of exhibitions, came home to Houston in February with more...

Islamic terror attack in India foiled by Malaysian Police

A sinister plot to attack foreign missions in Chennai and Bangalore has been foiled with a South Asian suspect...

Sri Lanka to send back a foreigner due to tattoo of Buddha on her hand

When every day Hindus’ Deities are denigrated through different media in India and abroad, will Indians learn love and...

Hindus want ‘Yoga Room’ at Sydney’s second airport

Hindus have asked for including ‘Yoga Room’ in the plan for $2.4 billion Sydney’s second international airport, which was...

Two more Hindu temples open in Australia

Inspired by His Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj, the current spiritual head of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, the newly reconstructed BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in...

Belief in the afterlife varies by Hinduism

Since the beginning of mankind’s story, there has been belief in life after death. This is testified to in...

Peaceful Muslim in Australia calls for the slaughter of Hindus

And all with government approval. Can you imagine if you were white, religious or not, and called for the slaughter of Hindus, Buddhists, blacks, Asians – whatever. Bet there...

“World’s experts share knowledge for Hindu-based education”

Hindu experts and leaders from several countries have been gathered in Bali since Wednesday, sharing their knowledge of Hindu-based...

India is waiting for the Nataraja, stolen from a Hindu temple

National Gallery of Australia has until April 26 to press claim for ownership The Australian government may take a...

The Impact of Hinduism and Buddhism in Indonesia

The earliest inscriptions found in the archipelago are known as the Kutai-inscriptions and originate from East Kalimantan, dated around...

Hinduism in Indonesia

Hinduism is the third-largest religion in Indonesia. Currently, around 1.7 percent of the Indonesian population adheres to Hinduism, which in absolute terms...

Moves to make Hindu temple

Members of Dunedin’s Hindu community believe having their own temple would strengthen the community as a whole. Currently, Dunedin’s...

Australia must return stolen Shiva statue to India: Former diplomat

The bronze statue of dancing Shiva was sold to the NGA by an Indian art dealer Subash Kapoor, who...

Indonesia Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Indonesia Archaelogy http://www.art-and- archaeology.com/indonesia/indonesia.html Temples & Monuments of Bali, Central Java, Dieng...

Good response for the first Fiji National Hindu Community Conference

Conference organisers of the 1st Fiji National Hindu Community Conference are quite satisfied by the response received so far....

CPIM betrayed Kerala, opened Jihadi Pandora’s Box by repealing Law after 1921 Moplah Genocide of Hindus

MALAPPURAM: If anyone requires proof for the state’s secular credo, the Pulamanthol Juma Masjid, near Perinthalmanna in Malappuram, is...

Japan Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Japan Indian Food http://www.govindas-tokyo.com/ Govinda Restaurant Tokyo Japan Leader- Spiritual Western  Hindu...

Kazakhstan Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Kazakhstan Scripture http://www.vedas.kz/ ISKCON Russia Kazakhstan Temple http://www.kazakhkrishna.com/ Kazakhstan Krishna Temple Kazakhstan...

Kyrgyzstan Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Kyrgyzstan Temple http://iskcontemples.wordpress.com/hare- krishna-links/kyrgyzstan/ ISKCON Bishkek Source: Hindu Media Network

Laos Hindu Websites

  Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Laos Information http://www.ramayana-laos.com/ Ramayana Hotels Laos Laos Sculpture http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHk8EsM U4Yg Gods...

Nepal will be ‘Hindu state’ if Modi takes power: Vishwa Hindu Parishad

Kathmandu: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal Tuesday said that Nepal will turn into a Hindu state if...

In bustling Jakarta, Hindus seek silence from within

Hindus observe Nyepi (the Hindu Day of Silence) in their own way amid the challenges of living in busy...

Hindu’s temples boost security to protect ‘pretima’

The Jagatnatha Temple in Denpasar said it had increased security measures by assigning special guards to accompany the existing...

Thousands Of Hindus Gather For The Melasti Ceremony

GIANYAR, INDONESIA – MARCH 28: Balinese Hindus devotees carry “Pratima” statues during Melasti Ceremony at Purnama Beach on March...

Awtar Singh Khalsa Gave the Hindus and Sikhs a place for rubbish disposal as a Place to Live

Awtar Singh Khalsa is the President of the National Committee of Hindus and Sikhs of Afghanistan and the head...

Stolen Hindu statues issue raised against Australian Foreign Affairs Minister

Sculpture expert Nagaswamy denies Gallery consulted him on purchase India’s case for getting back the stolen Nataraja idol strengthened...

Invoking The Goddess’ Exhibit Celebrates Pattini-Kannaki, Sri Lanka’s Shared Hindu-Buddhist Deity

Hindus and Buddhists in Sri Lanka may have been divided through political strife over the years, but they have...

Pangguni Uttiram’s Painless Test of Devotion

Human beings cannot just sit still and wait for the Gods to help them; they have to take the...

Destruction of Hindu Temples in Tamil Eelam and Sri Lanka

SINHALA BUDDHIST ETHNO NATIONALISM – Masquerading as Sri Lankan ‘Civic Nationalism’ Destruction of Hindu Temples in Tamil Eelam and Sri...

“Hindus call for prayers for missing Malaysia Airlines flight “

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has called for prayers for the passengers and crew of the missing Malaysia Airlines...

A Holi celebration: ‘Festival of Colors’ glows on a global scale

In an age where we watch topics and events that are trending, people might want to keep an eye...

Brief about Hinduism

Hinduism (say hin-doo-ism) is the religion. The people who follow the religion are known as Hindus. The Hindus have many gods,...

Get Colourful At Hindus’Festival “HOLI”

Holi is a spring festival now celebrated all over South Asia but especially by Hindus, for whom it has...

Holi – the festival of color & fun celebrated worldwide

PHOTOS: VINDRA GOPAUL-BOODAN All over the world, Hindus celebrated the Spring festival of Holi, known locally as Phagwa, by...

Hindu leaders demand return of sacred effigies

Dozens of Hindu high priests, community leaders and members of the Indonesian Parisadha Hindu Council (PHDI) in Bali have...