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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...

Young Photographers are invited for Lord Ram Vangaman Sthal Photography Travel Scholarship

Lord Ram Young Photographers are invited for Lord Ram Vangaman Sthal Photography Travel Scholarship Total Scholarships: 14 Each scholarship...

Government announces concessions for Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Afghanistan

NEW DELHI: Government today announced a number of concessions for Hindu and Sikh refugees from Pakistan and Afghanistan as...

‘Modi magic’ has broken all booking records in Allphones Arena: RSS’ Ravi Kumar

Sydney, Nov. 13 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) International Joint Coordinator Ravi Kumar on Thursday praised Prime Minister Narendra...

World Hindu News Marks First Anniversary

Houston, Texas (November 14, 2014): World Hindu News Marks First Anniversary World Hindu News, online English daily newspaper reporting,...

Malaysian group angered by bottler’s use of Hindu god’s image

KUALA LUMPUR — A consumer group yesterday demanded that the Malaysian authorities punish a mineral water bottler for using...

DAP urges heritage department to step in after Ashram trustees defend development plan

Following objections by landowners of the historic Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields to have it declared a heritage site, an...

Kathmandu, Varanasi to be sister Hindu’s cities

KATHMANDU, NOV 08 – Kathmandu and Varanasi (Kashi) share many similarities historically, culturally and religiously. Very soon these two...

Hindraf urges probe into Vivekananda Ashram development plans

A committee called the ‘Committee to Protect and Preserve National Heritage (CPPNH)’ aims to pressure the Swami Vivekananda Ashram’s...

Hindu state campaign gets NC cold shoulder

KATHMANDU, NOV 07 – All the office bearers and a majority of Central Working Committee (CWC) members of the...

Hindu funeral ceremony held for Australian murder victim

An Australian grandmother has been cremated in a traditional Hindu ceremony in India following the arrest of her three alleged killers....

​20 Amazing Scientific Reasons Behind Hindu Traditions

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

International Response Needed: Pak Govt. Must Return Angli Meghwar To Her Home

According to JFH sources, Angli Meghwar is a 12 year old Hindu girl who was kidnapped from her home...

Corruption tainted Khadka forms committee to revive Hindu state

KATHMANDU, NOV 01 – Former Home Minister and Central Working Committee member of Nepali Congress Khum Bahadur Khadka has...

Hindu activists resume strike

KATHMANDU, NOV 03 – Supporters of the Nepal Sanatan Hindu State Struggle Committee resumed relay hunger-strike on the Bhandrakali...

Ealing’s Afghan Hindus to throw Diwali Fete this weekend

This is an annual event that the Asamai youth committee holds for its members with more than 300 people...

Hindu NGOs want Heritage Department to stop Vivekananda Ashram redevelopment

Two Hindu NGOs are now pushing the authorities to step forward and protect the 110-year-old Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields,...

Incentives offer for Hindus in Malaysia welcome

Hindus have welcomed offer of incentives for minority ethnic Indian community reportedly announced by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul...

Hindu Devas take a (silk) road trip to Japan

This is a historical phenomenon, which entertains and fascinates me to no end. Buddhism had a huge impact on...

Hindus worship the Sun on Chhath worldwide

KATHMANDU: Life on Earth is impossible without the sun — the source of energy necessary for life on Earth. People...