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Why Finland Won’t Let Go of the Swastika

FINLAND, September 198, 2018 (The Week): The swastika, a symbol most associate with the horrors of Nazi Germany, still...

Hindu Festival Draws Hundreds to Botley

UNITED KINGDOM, September 18, 2018 (Oxford Mail): Hundreds of people joined in Oxford’s first Ganesh Utsav festival. People of...

Hindu Ceremony Sees Lord Ganesha Statues Immersed in Sea at Clacton

UNITED KINGDOM, September 17, 2018 (Gazette): Hundreds of worshippers descended upon Clacton’s West Beach for a special Hindu ceremony....

Thames Valley Police officers join in at Hindu festival

Thames Valley Police officers joined in at an annual Hindu festival at a youth centre. Two Hindu youth groups...

UK Parliament Considers Swaminarayan School Closing

LONDON, ENGLAND, July 18, 2018 (hansard.parliament.uk): HPI Note: On July 18, Virendram Sharma, MP for Ealing and Southall, raised...

Hindus welcome renowned Tate Modern London museum offering yoga

Hindus have welcomed Tate Modern, one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in London, offering yoga...

Hindu Center launched in Luxembourg

A Hindu Center has reportedly been launched in the Beggen district of Luxembourg. The “inaugural pooja” conducted by purohits...

Swaminarayan School Trustees Promise to Consider Extending Notice Period for Pupils

LONDON, U.K., July 4, 2018 (Asian Voice): The Swaminarayan School in Brent has decided to extend its notice period...

Kumar Sanu and Anuradha Paudwal honoured at the UK House of Parliament

PRESS RELEASE (For immediate release) Kumar Sanu and Anuradha Paudwal: Two of India’s greatest Playback Singers honoured at the...

Indian archaeologists discover Mahabharat time 4000 year old chariots, weapons

  Ancient chariots along with eight well-preserved corpses have been discovered by Indian archaeologists in a village of Sanauli...

Ashraya Band celebrates International Day of Yoga with concerts in Darwin

To celebrate International Day of Yoga, the kirtan band Ashraya will be joining the festivities in Darwin. On their...

Hindu Community Celebrates Ceremony

BREMEN, GERMANY, June 5, 2018 (Kreiszeitung, translated from German): It was a moving day for the approximately 60 families...

Celebrating the UK & India Special Relationship – Winners unveiled at The Indian Awards 2018 held in the Houses of Parliament

Download Attachment : PressReleaseTheIndianAwards2018 Celebrating the UK & India Special Relationship – Winners unveiled at The Indian Awards 2018...

Eight Million Brits No Longer Eat Meat

UNITED KINGDOM, April 14, 2018 (Daily Mail): Some eight million Brits no longer eat meat, a survey has found,...

Hindu Temple Announced for Esplanade of Religions in France

BUSSY-SAINT-GEORGES, FRANCE, February 26, 2018 (Le Parisien, translated from French): A Hindu association has approached the Esplanade of Religions...

Hindus urge Switzerland Govt. to mandate listing of gelatine source on food, which many times is beef

Hindus are urging Switzerland Government and its Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO) to mandate food manufacturers to...

The Hindu Diaspora within Continental Europe

The Hindu Diaspora within Continental Europe SPECIAL FEATUREHinduism Finds a New Home in the Old WorldTWO OF OUR EDITORS...

Temple Readies For Annual Fete

FIJI, January 24, 2018 ( by Waisea Nasokia, Fiji Sun):The annual Vaarshika Thaipoosam Thirunaal Festival in Nadi is expected...

Cow Blesses Land for Hindu Temple in Bremen

BREMEN, GERMANY, January 17, 2018 (DW): A German milk cow has given her approval to a proposed site for...

Hindus urge Finland Govt. to require recording of gelatine source on food, which many times is beef

Hindus are urging Finland Government and its Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira to mandate food manufacturers to mention the...