ASIA PACIFIC – Highlights

Myanmar Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Myanmar Community http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHh7aRfM YAY Tamils in Myanmar – Past and Present Myanmar...

Hong Kong Hindu Websites

Reference  Country Broad catergory Website Address Description Hong Kong Conference http://whc.org.in/conferences/hindu-economic- conference/ Hindu Economic Conference Jun 29- July 1,...

Srilankan PM message on the occasion of Hindus holy festival Maha Shivratri

A day which helps defeat sinful senses of lust, fury, desire and hatred. Maha Shvarathri signifies the banishment of...

Sikhs in Afghanistan face an uncertain future

Awtar Singh Khalsa still remembers the sounds of stones and insults being hurled at the funeral procession. It was...

UN calls for an independent international probe into allegations of war crimes on Hindu Tamils in Sri Lanka

The United Nations has called for an independent international probe into allegations of war crimes in Sri Lanka during...

Nepal based Lord Shiva Pashupati premises all decked up for Shivaratri festival

KATHMANDU, FEB 23 – Around 700,000 Hindu devotees are expected to visit the Pashupati nath Temple for the Shivaratri...

Iconic Pashupati Nath temple of Nepal trust trying to attract more Hindu pilgrims on Maha Shivratri

KATHMANDU, Nepal – Pashupati Area Development Trust (PADT) is trying to attract more non-Nepali Hindu pilgrims toward Pashupatinath temple...

Cocos Island Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Cocos Island (Australia) Temple http://www.1ruweb.co.cc/ Shiva Temple Cocos Island (Australia) Temple http://www.sivayoga.co.cc/ Shiva...

Hindu Nationalist Leader Modi dares China, asks it to give up ‘expansionist’ idealogy

BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday warned China against repeatedly staking claim over Arunachal Pradesh and asked...

Indian community in Australia demands information on Hindu student’s death

Expressing concern over the alleged suicide of an Indian student at a detention centre in Melbourne last week, the...

Exhibition on Goddess Pattini at The Wendt

Devotion to Kannaki-Pattini is an inspiring example of Hindu-Buddhist syncretism in Sri Lanka. Tamil Hindus know her as Kannaki...

Holroyd council Sydney Hindu heritage inspires multiculturalism

The Vishva Hindu Parishad of Australia has launched a new cultural project, funded by Holroyd City Council. A Council...

‘Man Namblast’ , who had insulted the Hindus , a double-faced teacher

PETALING JAYA: ‘Man Namblast’ and Mohd Hidayat, the two Facebook users who had insulted the Hindus as ‘syaitan’ (demons)...

Bringing Inter-Cultural Understanding through Holi Festival

Press Release – Hindu Council of New Zealand Since its introduction to the Rotorua community in 2010, Holi the...

Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) leader urges compatriots to quit Malaysian government

A Hindu rights activist in Malaysia has urged the ethnic Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) party to follow in the...

Sex, Lies and Hinduism: Why A Hindu Activist Targeted Wendy Doniger’s Book

Penguin Books India has agreed to recall and pulp all copies in India of The Hindus: An Alternative History...

Auckland to host Hindu youth conference

A prominent voluntary Hindu organisation in New Zealand Monday announced that it will organise on March 1 a youth...

Cambodia Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Cambodia Archaelogy http://vedicarcheologicaldiscoveries.wordpre ss.com/2013/06/15/mahendraparvata-1200-year-old-lost-medieval-city-in-cambodia-unearthed-by-archaeologists/ Mahendraparvata, 1,200-Year-Old Lost Medieval City In Cambodia, Unearthed...

Bhutan Hindu Websites

Reference Country Broad catergory Website Address Description Bhutan Information http://refugeesvoice.wordpress.com/2011/10/ Nepali Hindu Refugee 25/bhutanese-refugee-empowerment/ Bhutan Temple http://swedish-bhutan- Hindu Temple...