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Hindus commend Malaysian PM Najib for joining in Thaipusam celebrations

Hindus have commended Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak for joining in Hindu Thaipusam celebrations at Batu...

Upgraded Chariot for Thaipusam

MALAYSIA, January 29, 2015 (by Vincent Tan, The Star): In conjunction with the 125th year of celebrating Thaipusam at...

Ganesh-Lakshmi beer labels row: Hindu community to approach Australia Advertising Standards Bureau

From Source   Upset Hindu community is thinking of approaching Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB), “foremost authority in Australia for...

Hindraf: More than 25 temples destroyed in Putrajaya

Kuala Lumpur : Hindraf Makkal Sakthi, an apolitical human rights NGO working across the divide, has warned Perkasa Youth not...

Isma up in arms over Hindu temple in Klang

NGO claims Klang’s reputation as a royal town and Malaysia’s image as an Islamic country will be tarnished if...

Hindu temple reopened in Singapore after renovation

Singapore: A 120-year-old Hindu temple here was today thrown open to devotees after undergoing a 4.5 million dollar renovation,...

Hindraf urges boycott of Thaipusam at Batu Caves

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, January 28, 2015 (Free Malaysian Today): Hindraf Makkal Sakthi, an ad hoc apolitical human rights group...

Hindu body to file complaint against Australian brewer over offensive packaging

Hindu community is planning to approach Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB), an Australian organization that investigates breaches of advertising standards,...

Religious group appeals to Australian ad watchdog over brewer’s use of Hindu gods on ginger beer labels

A religious activist group says it plans to complain to Australia’s advertising watchdog about a brewer that is using images of...

Nepal Demands the Return to Hindu Rastra – The Countdown Begins in Nepal

January 20, 2015 Leave a comment Hindu Rashtra demand in Nepal provinces even higher than ever. Hindu Rashtra demand turning...

​Tamil Eelam: A Church-funded political project – Shenali Waduge

“There is little doubt that the Church strategy is to turn Tamil Nadu into a Christian state. Investments made...

The Only Hindu Temple of Lord Shiva Rebuilt By a British Couple With Devotion.

Baijnath Mahadev, Agar Malwa (MP): The Only Hindu Temple of Lord Shiva Built (Renovated) By a British Couple. Ragini Singh |...

Countdown begins in Nepal for a Hindu Rashtra. Movements turning violent.

  Countdown begins in Nepal for a consensual Hindu Rashtra within 22 January 2015. Hindu Rashtra demand in Nepal...

​Why should Nepal be a Hindu Nation? ​- Chiranjibi Paudyal, Nepalese Hindu Forum UK

Why should Nepal be a Hindu Nation? Nepal is in the process of drafting a new democratic constitution. There...

25 Hindu temples destroyed in Putrajaya, but one recently emerges – P. Ramasamy

Hindu temple, Devi Sri Lalithaambigai Alayam costing about RM12 million is almost 80% completed in Precinct 20 of Putrajaya,...

‘Ponggal’ celebrations in Sarawak to become annual event

Among the activities held during the ‘Pongal’ celebrations include cultural dance performances, ‘Kolam’ drawing demonstration and ‘kabbadi’ games. —...

Ponggal makes its mark in Sarawak

KUCHING: The Tamil harvest festival, Ponggal, marked by the Malaysian Indian community at a special function at the Kuching...

Rally for reinstatement of Hindu state

RASTRIYA SAMACHAR SAMITI   BIRATNAGAR: A rally was taken out here Saturday, demanding reinstatement of Hinduism as the state religion...

Hindu community urges Sydney brewery not to mock their gods

Following the recent terror attack on a French satirical magazine poking fun at the Prophet Muhammad, international Hindu community...

Justice For Hindus, Bangladesh Division Launches With Success

JFH Bangladesh Launches With Success January 9th, 2015 – Justice For Hindus, Bangladesh Division has its first official meeting...