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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...

Hundreds of Fatherless Brides in India Tie the Knot as Diamond Tycoon Funds Their Weddings in a Mass Celebration

UNITED KINGDOM, December 24, 2017 (Daily Mail): More than 250 couples in India tied the knot on Sunday as...

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

Hindus are urging Scottish Government and Food Standards Scotland (FSS) to mandate food manufacturers to mention the source of...

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

Hindus are urging Government of Iceland and Icelandic Food and Veterinary Authority (MAST) to mandate food manufacturers to mention...

Temple Proposed In Manchester To Serve Growing Hindu Population

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND, December 8, 2017 (Courant): The growing population of Hindus in the area has prompted a congregation’s proposal...

Hindus upset as Europe headshops sell cannabis paraphernalia with Ganesha images

Upset Hindus are urging European Commission to persuade various headshops of Europe to withdraw cannabis paraphernalia with images of...

UK Prime Minister’s 2017 Diwali Message

From: Prime Minister’s Office, 10 Downing Street and The Rt Hon Theresa May MP Part of: Arts and culture Published: 19...

Trafalgar Square hosts Diwali celebrations

Play video Video report by Luke Hanrahan There was dancing in Trafalgar Square on Sunday as people gathered to celebrate...

Everything for the Goddess

HAMBURG, GERMANY, September 26, 2017 (Deutschlandfunk, translated from German): The small Jyoti Maiyya Temple in the Stellingen district of...

Britains Disappearing Dalits – Where have 350,000 British Citizens gone?

This Sunday, the Sunday Times added its own significant weight to the long running campaign to vilify and denigrate...

$2.1 Million — The British Price of Equality and Moral Values

UNITED KINGDOM, August 10, 2017 (National Council of Hindu Temples UK by Pt Satish K. Sharma): The Bank of...

Hindus appalled at Bank of England’s blunt decision to continue with beef-laced banknotes

Hindus worldwide are upset over Bank of England’s blunt decision to continue making £5 and £10 polymer banknotes and...

Ireland Hindus to ritually immerse Lord Ganesha statue in Derrymore waters

Hindus of Ireland are reportedly planning to immerse Hindu deity Lord Ganesha’s painted clay statue in Derrymore waters on...

Hindus seek equality in UK marriage law

Hindus are seeking equality for minority religions/denominations in United Kingdom (UK) marriage law. GOV.UK website, under “Religious ceremonies” in...