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Hindu dance festival at Avanti Court Primary School, in Carlton Drive, Barkingside

Children took part in a Hindu dance festival this weekend. As part of Hindu nine-day festival, Navratri, the Garba...

How the world loved the swastika – until Hitler stole it

In the Western world the swastika is synonymous with fascism, but it goes back thousands of years and has...

British Parliament pays glowing tributes to Sikhs and Indian Army for WWI role

Tomes have been written on Winston Churchill’s dislike for India and Indians. Yet we know very little about his...

​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...

Sewa Collaborates with City of Houston to Manage and Control Diabetes

Stop Diabetes Camp using Yoga Therapy at City Of Houston DAWN Center HOUSTON: VYASA and Sewa International are starting...

SEWA International Caps Off Food Drive

BLOOMINGTON – A non-profit spent the day giving back in the Twin Cities. A group of about 75 volunteers...

Aberdeen Hindus spice up bid to raise funds for new temple

When Aakanksha Sadekar speaks it is with the exhilaration of youth, but also a wisdom beyond her 25 years....

Deepavali Celebrations in Warsaw

Marking an important religious day in the Sri Lankan calendar, the Sri Lanka Embassy in Poland organized an evening...

Russians embrace Hinduism

Finding an ‘inexplicably-positive’ energy pervading India, they expressed desire that the entire world should feel it. After visiting a...

Hindu festival of lights in Cayman

The Cayman Islands is a rich melting pot of cultures from around the world, and people from a variety...

In Birmingham hundreds of people marked Hindu New Year and Diwali

Hundreds of people from across Birmingham celebrated Diwali and the Hindu New Year at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir...

UK Prime Minister labels Hindu encyclopaedia as ‘great contribution to humanity’

British Prime Minister David Cameron termed the Encyclopaedia of Hinduism as a ‘great contribution to humanity’, adding that he...

Sam Cam shines in a sari for Diwali: PM’s wife opts for royal blue garment at Tory event to celebrate the Hindu festival

It is known as the Festival of lights – so Samantha Cameron made sure she dazzled. The Prime Minister’s...

Cameron Celebrates Diwali With Launch of Hinduism Encyclopedia

British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife celebrated Diwali at a special event where he launched an encyclopedia...

A British school makes Sanskrit compulsory

A Letter From Grandpa By Niranjan Shah My dear Nikita and Sanjna: In the heart of London, a British...

‘Encyclopedia of Hinduism is a great contribution to humanity’

United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday released an encyclopedia on Hinduism at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Center...

Celebrations underway in London for Hindu New Year

PR and Media representative Sameer Savani, from Shree Swaminarayan Mandir London, writes about the celebration of the Hindu New...

Hindu culture, tradition celebrated at Chatham temple

CHATHAM — Krishna Brahmamdam admitted that celebrating Diwali, or the Festival of Lights, in Wednesday was much different than...

​​Message from our President – Hindu Forum of Europe

Diwali Newsletter October 2014 Message from our President: On behalf of the Hindu Forum of Europe, I wish all...

Incorporating an Understanding of Diwali in Your Classrooms

Thursday marks the global observance and celebration of Diwali or Deepavali, also known as the Festival of Lights. The...