HINDUISM – Highlights

HINDUISM – Highlights

VHPA Statement on Al Jazeera Article on Hindu Organizations and COVID-19 Funds

The following statement was issued by the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) A recent news item on Al...

Bhai Dooj 2020 Date and Time: Check day, date, time, shubh muhurat, history and significance of ‘Bhai Tika’ here

New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: Bhai Dooj, which is also known as ‘Bhaubeej’, ‘Bhai Tika’ and ‘Bhai Phonta’, is...



Hindu Samhati President , former RSS Pracharak Tapan Ghosh Passes Away Due to Covid 19

Kolkata, West Bengal Hindu Samhati President , former RSS Pracharak Tapan Ghosh Passes Away Due to Covid 19 in...

Humari Sanskriti Invitation -Join Bhajan Sandhya by Sharma Bandhu Sun 12 July 8am IST (Sat 11 July 7.30pm PST)

Humari Sanskriti www.humarisanskriti.ca invites to join Bhajan Sandhya by eminent singers doyens of Ram darbar style of singing Sharma...

Maha-Tamas, Not Mahatma: Do Hindu Lives Matter?

The Sanskrit word ‘tamas’ means ‘darkness’, and ‘tamoguna’ is ‘the quality of darkness or ignorance’.  The Bhagavad Gita in Chapter...

Lord Jagganath – The living God of Hinduism

Lord Jagganath – The living God of HinduismThis is the first time in five thousand years, that the Jagannath...

Bollywood villains also pose a threat to India and its cultural values

Many firmly believe that Bollywood is synonymous with sleaze. Here the art and skills of the talent are ruthlessly...

Legendary Archaeologist Dr B B Lal Appeals to PM Modi: Please Save the 5000 Year Old Excavated Site At Kalibangan

Dr. Lal had written a personal letter to Prime Minister Modi in September 2019 regarding the need to rescue...

India’s Rama takes on China’s dragon: Taiwan News

India’s Rama poised to slay China’s dragon over Ladakh border dispute TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As news broke that...

A perspective of the present racial tensions from an African American Hindu leader

 I grew up in the South during the 1950s and 60s. Those were troublesome times for the African American...

Global Hindu – Online Panchayat – Sunday, 7 June 2020 “The Kalash of Hindu Kush”

Global Hindu – Online PanchayatDay: Sunday, 7 June 2020Time: 8 AM U.S. Pacific, 11 AM...

Anti-Army ‘Court Martial’ Web Series Shows Punjabi Hindu Army officer As Casteist, Anti Dalit, Woman Abuser

Even under lockdown, The Anti –India, Anti Hindu lobby is making sure that no stone is left unturned in...

Spirituality in Leadership – Learning through stories: Murli Menon

Spirituality in Leadership – Learning through stories How do we shape the youth for a future we cannot predict?...

The History of Yoga (2020) by Vinyasa Yoga School

Welcome to your crash course on the history of yoga! What you’ll learn: You’ll be getting a short high-level...


Pray from Home – Prayer for Global Health: Hindu Mandir Executives Conference

The spread of COVID-19 virus with its global dimension has affected thelives globally in one way or another. In...

Restore The Ancient SriRama Temple Lying In Ruins

Para SreeRama temple in Pattithara Panchayat in Palakkad Kerala was destroyed during the Mysorean invasion of Kerala. The idol...

Neuroscience and the ‘Sanskrit Effect’

Science Proves the Power of ChantingMany of us have heard the Gyuto Monks of Tibet. With their extraordinary chanting...

‘The Digital Preacher’ – Premanjana Das

In this era dominated by technology and devices, there are very few devotees of Krishna who use technology or...

Warning! Nazi Narratives Continue to Threaten Hindus and Jews

By Souptik Mukherjee Hitler stole the ancient Hindu symbol of the Swastika, which for thousands of years had been used...


Police Do Not Have The Power To Prevent Worship: Madras High Court

Hindus of Narayana Mangalam in Perambalur District were shocked at the behaviour of the Police in illegally banning the...

Hindus express concern at Netflix’s Ramayana inspired animation series “Heaven’s Forest”

Hindus are urging Netflix to stay true to the story and the spirit of Hindu scripture Ramayana when borrowing storyline and...

On World Hindu News Sixth Anniversary, A BIG Thanks To You All !

Namaste Jai Shri. Ram! Jai Mata Ki! On this sixth anniversary of World Hindu News thank you for empowering worldwide Hindu news...

Trinidad celebrates Diwali with fervor, engagement with the national citizenry: Paras Ramoutar

Port-of-Spain: Trinidad and Tobago was alight with  thousands of deyas as the nation observed the 174 Divali celebration on...

THREADS 2019: Day Two of the Conference Generates Thought-Provoking Discussions

BOSTON, MA – The Threads 2019 conference, continued second day of deliberations with thought-provoking discussions across several fascinating domains. ...

Trailblazing Historic ‘Hindu Mandir Executive Conference’ in NJ :Prakash Waghmare

“Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America (VHPA)” sponsored historic 14th annual ‘Hindu Mandir Executive Conference (HMEC)’ in New Jersey concluded...

Navratri 2019: Nine Colours Of The Festival and Their Significance

Each day of Navratri (Nine in total) has a specific colour to itself, and are considered auspicious to be...

Don’t Meddle in Hindu Temples and Hinduism: GHHF advice to AP CM Jagan Reddy

TO: Honorable Sri Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Amaravati, AP Dear Sri Jagan Mohan...

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: What is the story behind the tradition of Ganesh visarjan?

Ganesh visarjanGanesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is one of the most celebrated festivals of the Hindus that...

Yogamaya: The other child born on Janamasthami

Dhirendra Kumar 26 Aug 2013 1:09 AM Janamasthami is the birthday of Lord Krishna, the prince of Mathura and...

Isro scientists superstitious, follow Rahu Kaalam, unlucky 13 before rocket launch: Former official

Prior to every rocket mission, ISRO officials pray at the famed Lord Venkateswara Temple in Tirumala in Andhra Pradesh....

Maa Durga and cosmic divinity: Salil Gewali

October is here, and we are all set to welcome Maa Durga for a few days. For many of...

Sanskriti Under Siege

    Sanskriti Under Siege     How the New Left has successfully infiltrated Sanskrit studies to hijack it...

Indian Roots In Foreign Soil

Some 500 years back, a trading community from South India settled in Malaysia. They married native women and adapted...

Remnants of 100 Undiscovered Ancient Temples Unearthed in Cambodian Jungle

CAMBODIA, May 16, 2019 (Daily Mail): Archaeologists claim to have found the remnants of nearly 100 previously undiscovered ancient...

Hindu mantras to open Utah’s St. George City Council on May 16

St. George City Council in Utah will start its day on May 16 with ancient Hindu prayers, containing verses...

India’s Temple Island

(Courtesy Mu. Ramkumar) Stone sculptures, Srirangam Island Srirangam Island, at the confluence of the Kaveri and Kollidam Rivers in southeastern...

Hanuman Chalisa Resonates Throughout Trinidad

TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, April 21, 2019 (HPI/Paras Ramoutar): The chanting of the “Hanuman Chalisa” resonates throughout Trinidad, as indeed around the...

United in their devotion

Devotees following the chariot carrying the statue of Lord Muruga during the procession at Waterfall Road. — Photos: LIM...

Hanuman devotees paint the city saffron

Devotees taking part in ‘Shobha Yatra’ in the city on Friday. Take out processions from different parts of the...

Ram Navami 2019: Know date, time, significance, shubh muhurat, celebrations and more

The day also marks the beginning of Hindu New Year Vikram Samvat, calling for new beginnings and positive changes...

Navreh 2017: How Kashmiri Pandits welcome New Year!

New Delhi: The first day of Chaitra (March-April) month happens to be celebrated across Jammu and Kashmir as Navreh...

Gudi Padwa 2019: Everything you need to know about the festival, from significance to rituals

On 6 April, Indians celebrate the festival of Gudi Padwa marking the arrival of spring and which coincides with the...

Navratri: How Devotees Are Observing First Day Of Chaitra Navratri

Navratri: Today is first day of Chaitra Navratri. Devotees have gathered in temples to perform pooja and aarti. Chaitra...

Eye-Catching Indians Temple in South Iran

BANDAR ABBAS, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Located near the center of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan province, Hindu Temple is one...

Mother Kalikambal Blesses Boston

Mother Kalikambal, you are in everything and everywhere The good and bad in life is nothing but your divine...

Shivarathri Festival Is Rare Astronomical Re-Run After 54 Years

‘Shivarathri’ festival on March 4 this year, as it is a rare occasion with astronomical significance re-appearing after 54...

TTD announces mega budget of Rs 3,116 crore for Andhra’s Tirupati temple

TTD chairman Putta Sudhakar Yadav said that according to their estimates, the sale of tickets alone could fetch around...

Stunning Pictures Of Maghi Purnima From Kumbh Mela In Prayagraj

Lakhs of devotees took a holy dip at Sangam on the auspicious day of Maghi Purnima which marks the...

What to do on Mahashivratri

There is an unknown and mysterious energy that is driving all of us. Scientists have not been able to...

Walking the talk in promoting tolerance: UAE-based Hindu priest

In Part 2 of the five-part series, we sit down for a candid chat with Swami Brahmavihari, senior priest...

Hindu Rice Farmers Celebrate Pongal for Bountiful Harvest

TANJUNG KARANG: The Ponggal festival which is a thanksgiving celebration for a bountiful harvest by padi farmers is among the...

Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal: History and Significance

Makar Sankranti also known as Makara Sankranti is celebrated in various parts of the Indian subcontinent to observe the...

Pakistan declares Panj Tirath Hindu religious site as national heritage

The provincial Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government in northwest Pakistan has declared the ancient Hindu religious site of Panj Tirath in...

Bhagavad Gita Jayanti 2018: Life-Changing Quotes From the Holy Book of Hindus That Are Relevant Even Today

The Bhagavad Gita Quotes (Photo Credits: File Image) It is the birth anniversary of the popular sacred text of...

Tanah Lot Temple: Bali’s Stunning Sacred Sea Shrine

19 DECEMBER, 2018 – 01:46 ED WHELAN Tanah Lot Temple: Bali’s Stunning Sacred Sea Shrine Bali regularly features as one...

Neglect and paradoxical rules on preservation threaten India’s historic Hindu Sun Temple

BHUBANESWAR, India (RNS) — Brigitte Viollet, a French businesswoman, spends three months of every year in the company of...

Kanaka Durga Temple to Have Traditional Dress Code

VIJAYAWADA, INDIA, December 10, 2018 (Deccan Chronicle): Come January 1, devotees to the famous Kanaka Durga temple on the...

India’s Durga Puja Celebrates Divine Feminine with Modern Takes on Ancient Ritual

People walk through artwork along a 300-foot-long stretch of road depicting the hardships faced by the sex workers of...

Hindu temple with capacity of 7,800 people opens in Massachusetts

A magnificent two-story Hindu temple reportedly covering 40,000 square feet on a 28-acres plot, which claims to accommodate 7,800...

The Largest Handwritten Family Tree in the World

The Ganges River is a highly revered site by Hindus and an iconic, historical epicenter in India. As hundreds...

Bali to Bring in New rules for Visiting Temples after Decline in Quality of Tourists

BALI, INDONESIA, September 21, 2018 (The Guardian): Authorities in Bali have vowed to stop Westerners in bikinis posing in...

Hundreds of Vinayaka idols make their way to sea

A procession of Vinayagar idols on their way to immersion at Palayamkottai on Sunday.Photo: A. Shaikmohideen   Security tightened...

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....

Around 70,000 devotees visit Pashupati on Teej

Sep 13, 2018- Thousands of Hindu women thronged the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu on Teej festival on Wednesday. According...

Hindu community celebrates Janamashtmi across Sindh

KARACHI: The Hindu community in Sindh celebrated on Monday their holy festival Janamashtmi with traditional fervour. The festival is observed...

Janmashtami 2018: Here’s everything you need to know

Devotees celebrate the birth of Lord Krishna through fasting, singing, praying together.  While many temples organise pujas, communities organize...

Jagannatha Puri Ratha Yatra 14th July 2018

Jagannatha Puri Ratha Yatra 14th July 2018 July 14, 2018 by Surinder Jain · By: Madya Lila May the Lord’s blessings be...

Hindu population in Bangladesh increasing: Delhi

The Hindu population in Bangladesh increased to 10.7 per cent in 2017 from 8.4 per cent in 2011, the...

WAVES Conference in Dallas

3 – 5 AUGUST 08:00 – 13:00   FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE Brookhaven College 3939 Valley View Ln, Farmers Branch, Texas...

13 good easy ways to protect, preserve, sustain Hindu Dharma

Many Hindus just talk about threats in social media, but we don’t see any concrete actions taken from them...

Thousands of Tamils Celebrate at the Hindu Temple in Hamm

HAMM, GERMANY, June 24, 2018 (WDR, autotranslated from German): According to the police about 13,500 Hindus peacefully celebrated the...

Invitation to Celebrate International Day of Yoga at Brahma Kumaris in Houston

International Day of Yoga 2018 Sunday, June 24 at 10:00am at Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Meditation Center JOIN US...


Vedic Youth society organized a VEDIC Yagyo Pavit JANIYA SANSKAR in Karachi

Download Attachment : VEDIC SOCITY Report VEDIC YOUTH SOCIETY ON 5TH JUNE 2018 IN KARACHI THAT IS HEART OF SINDH PAKISTAN...

The significance of Ganesha

Vedas refer to Ganesha as Gana Natha, the group leader. Vedic civilisation is based on mass cultivation and group living. A variety of...

Pakistan’s Punjab govt releases Rs 20 million for expansion of Krishna temple

The release of funds from the government came following demands of expansion from local Hindus. One Jag Mohan Arora...

Tirupati Controversy Reiterates Why a Secular Government Should Have No Business Controlling Hindu Temples

INDIA, May 24, 2018 (Swarajyamag by Shyam Krishnakumar): Outrage erupted at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams(TTD), the autonomous body which...

Schedule for Prayag Ardha Kumbh Mela Announced

NEW DELHI, INDIA, May 10, 2018 (Daily Addaa): The dates for the major bathing days when millions will take...

The secret power of Hanuman – David Frawley

Hanuman endows us with the atma-shakti or self-power through which we can realise our higher potential and accomplish what...

#ReclaimTemples – A Landmark Program Empowering Hindu Temples Across Bharat

  Intellectual Kshatriyas of tomorrow The 1980s was a time of resurgence of Hindu religion and culture. The Ramjanmabhumi...

Henrietta: Consecration of the Only Temple of Ram in the Indian Ocean

MAURITIUS, March 30, 2018 (Le Mauricien, translated from French): The dedication of Henrietta’s Ramar Kovil recently took place in...

Ontario Hindu Temple Seeking Two Priests

https://www.hamiltontemple.com/ HAMILTON, ONTARIO, CANADA, April 17, 2018 (Press Release): The Hindu Samaj of Hamilton & Region is seeking to...

Everything You Need to Know About the Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand

UTTARAKHAND, INDIA, April 16, 2018 (Times of India): The Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand can be easily called as one...

New Jersey public library celebrating Hindu festival Holi

New Brunswick Free Public Library (NBFPL) in New Jersey, run by the City of New Brunswick, is celebrating Hindu...

Invitation: 07 April 2018 Jodhpur Inauguration Of ‘Vishwa Hindu Samachar’ By Hon’ble VHP Intl. Chief Dr. Pravin Togadia

    PDF Download 07 Apr Jodhpur Vishwa Hindu Samachar Launch By Dr. Pravin Togadia

Christian groups forcefully try to occupy famous Madurai Shiva temples of Kalaiyar Koil, Sivagangai, massive tension erupts!

Christian groups forcefully try to occupy famous Shiva temples of Kalaiyar Koil and Sivagangai in Madurai, massive tension erupts!...

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...

First Hindu Mandir in Abu Dhabi, UAE, to Be Built by BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha

ABU DHABI, UAE, February 11, 2018 (Press Release): Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi on Sunday, February 11,...

Multiple Mini Interviews: Mumbai’s Pro Business Leaders Hails World Hindu Economic Conference

Video is live at: https://youtu.be/8dgQZwhpWIE   SOURCE: WHN

Mumbai’s World Hindu Economic Conference Accelerates Hindu Business Networking

WHN | Jan 21, 2018, 12:23 EST   MUMBAI: World Hindu Economic Conference at Sir Dinshaw Petit International Convention Hall, Bombay Stock...

Telangana: Inventory of Statues Sought in Ancient Temples

 Priests and religious leaders have sought the documentation of idols in ancient temples across the state to thwart stealing....


Hindu Gods of Japan

JAPAN, December 19, 2017 (YouTube, by Benoy Behi): More than 80% of Japanese Gods are originally from India. Buddhists...

Mumbai Media Alert: January 20, 2018 – WHEF Business Summit@Mumbai “Accelerating Economy of Bharat”

Dear Mumbai based media associates: EXTENSIVE DIGITAL, PRINT, TV MEDIA COVERAGE OF WHEF MUMBAI SUBMIT 2018 Mumbai is the...

Hindu Websites Sorted Country Wise – Free PDF Download

Hindu Websites Sorted Country Wise – Free PDF Download. PDF attached. Click on the link below to start the...

The Patriot (D.C. Nath, IPS, President Patriot Forum ) Is No More, 17 Dec Prayer Meeting at Chinmaya Mission Auditorium

Dear Friends, This is a very bad news to all of you, with profound grief I would like to...

3,000-Year-Old Katas Raj Temple Being Restored: ETPB Chairman

Authorities are working on a comprehensive plan to restore religious sanctity and archaeological value of Katas Raj Temple near...

IIT Kanpur Launches Scripture Webstie

KANPUR, INDIA, November 28, 2017: The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, has developed a website of Hindu religious scripture...

On World Hindu News Fourth Anniversary, Thank You All !

  On this fourth anniversary of World Hindu News,Program thank you for empowering global Hindu news reporting, publishing and circulation world leader. Program greatly...


Sheppie Snippets: Come and listen how to promote Hinduism

Dr Satish Prakash from the United States of America will talk on Hinduism. The Port Shepstone Hindu Cultural Federation...

Impact of HINDUISM upon Western intellectuals: Bernie David Holt

Impact of HINDUISM upon Western intellectuals –        Bernie David Holt, Erith, England   Sitting on the beach, staring at the pale blue sea,...


Who is a Hindu? Always and everywhere

Historians view Hinduism as a product of history, a river with many tributaries   The notion that religious texts...

Hinduism not poll card but soul of country: Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath, who flew to Bhuj in Kutch district on Saturday morning, began the concluding day of his two-day visit...

A few things made Diwali celebrations in 2017 a bit more special. Happy Diwali

A lot of things make Diwali celebrations auspicious, but in 2017, there have been a few notable events that...

Strengthening Hindu communities

The Hindu National Conference reaches out this time to the mainstream with its theme The 6th Australian Hindu National...

Soon, You Won’t Be Able to Enter Karnataka Temples in Jeans, T-Shirt

INDIA, September 24, 2017 (International Business Times): Soon, all the temples under the endowments department in Karnataka will be...

Hinduism: The Nine Basic Beliefs that you need to know

Hinduism- the oldest religion in the world is based on certain established beliefs. Read more to find out what...

Madurai Meenakshi Temple Wins Cleanest Iconic Place Award

MADURAI, TAMIL NADU, INDIA, October 5, 2017 (by Chennabasaveshwar, Oneindia):Under Swachhta Hi Seva (cleanliness is service) program, the Sri...

Honoring Nature can Help Protect the Environment

Temple Shikharas on the banks of the River Ganga. Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India Bridge over the River Ganga to the...

No country has Hinduism as “official” or “preferred” religion

Although over 80 countries have either an “official religion” or “preferred religion”, but Hinduism is not an official or...

Ganga is everything to everyone, the mother of rivers – Ravi Shankar

The Ganga defines our history and mythology. She is the merciful receiver of all sins. She is the source...

Indian Hindu Expatriates in Gulf Region Gear Up for Navratri and Dussehra

DUBAI, September 23, 2017 (Gulf News): Thousands of Hindu Indian expatriates in Dubai are recreating the vibrant Navratri festival...

Hindus commend Connecticut town for allowing yoga at farm

Hindus, who earlier urged Manchester Town in Connecticut not to shut down yoga at a local farm, are now...

Global Times: Thanks to Hinduism, India doesn’t have radical Islam – ET

“Indians attach great importance to spiritual matters while Chinese are more concerned about material matters. Such different worldviews are...

Return of the Swastika – Justice For Hindus

Return of the Swastika It’s September, and that means our Hindu activists are back on college campuses all across...

Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Courses

Contact: Dr. Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra,  debidatta.mahapatra@hua.edu 857-206-9036    For registration and inquiries: email: info@hua.edu or call: 407-275-0013   For more info...

When the man who wrote Pakistan’s national anthem saw the divine in Hindu god Krishna

This year, Pakistan’s 70th Independence anniversary and Janmashtami (the Hindu festival celebrating Krishna’s birth) fell on the same day:...

Mumbai’s Ganesha Festival Celebrates 125th Year

Artisan giving final touches to idols of Lord Ganesha at his workshop, Tanvi Arts, at the Chinchpokli area of...


Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: History, Importance And Rituals of Ganpati Festival

Ganesha, one of the most beloved gods is known by 108 different names in our culture. He is considered...

A New Hampshire museum celebrating Hindu deity Lord Krishna’s birthday

Horatio Colony Museum in Keene (New Hampshire, USA) is celebrating Janmashtami, marking Hindu deity Lord Krishna’s birthday, on August...

NYC Hindu Law Council Press Release

NYC HINDU LAW COUNCIL Press Release 8.16.2017 A new group has formed to facilitate communications between the NYC Hindu...

Janmashtami Special: 6 Lesser Known Facts About Lord Krishna

Krishna is a god who has got the most humane characteristics of all the Hindu gods and goddesses. He...

Participants Sought for Hindu Youth Survey

KAUAI, HAWAII, July 24, 2017 (HPI): Hinduism Today is preparing a story on the religious views of today’s youth...

Trudeau, in Kurta-Pyjama, Does Aarti at Hindu Temple and Hails India-Canada Ties

TORONTO, CANADA, July 23, 2017 (Hindustan Times): Clad in emerald green kurta and white pyjamas, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

Hindus welcome BBC plan to produce films on Hinduism

Shown on BBC One, a new documentary strand of five films a year will reportedly explore faith and ethical...

Maha Rudrabhishek Puja for Hindus Worldwide – Connect Online to Perform Puja

Title – Maha Rudrabhishek Puja for Hindus Worldwide – Connect Online to Perform Puja My Future Mirror is an...

Maha Rudrabhishek Puja in Varanasi on the 31st of July, 2017

Details of the Event My Future Mirror is an initiative to make Vedic Astrology and Vedic Karma Kanda (Hindu Rituals, Puja, Ceremonies and...

Gosvāmī Tulsīdās Jayanti Celebration

Gosvāmī Tulsīdās Jayanti 30 July 2017, Sunday 5:30-7:00 p.m.   Shri Govindaji Gaudiya Math 16628 Kieth Harrow Blvd, Houston, TX 77084...

31 July’17 Varanasi – MyFutureMirror.Com Organizing Maha Rudrabhishek Puja

  My Future Mirror is an initiative to make Vedic Astrology and Vedic Karma Kanda (Hindu Rituals, Puja, Ceremonies...


Hindu temple planned for London Borough of Croydon

A Hindu temple and cultural center has been proposed for Croydon area of Greater London. When ready, it plans...

Hindu Empowerment Office Condemns West Bengal Police FIR Against RSS Ideologue Prof. Rakesh Sinha

    Tampa, Florida 19 July 2017-07-2017   Hindu Empowerment Office Condemns West Bengal Police FIR Against RSS Ideologue...

Kudos! USA, AFRICA and INDIA are set to benefit by THE MOUNT MERU, the center of the Earth

A book on THE MOUNT MERU, the center of the Earth is capable of gracing USA, Africa and India...

Hinduism: Understanding Image and Temple Worship

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnJrpQ0HdsE&feature=youtu.be July 7, 2017 (YouTube): Image and temple worship form the central practice for many Hindus. However, the unfamiliar...

Children can attack Ravana to save Sita at Taiwan’s National Palace Museum

At Taiwan’s National Palace Museum Southern Branch in Taibao, children can join the Ramayana battle and attack Ravana to...

Guru Purnima 2017: History, Importance And Significance Of This Full Moon Night

In some parts of India, it is also called Ved Vyas puja (after saint Vyas). Ascetics in some parts...

Hindus Converge to Pray to Maha Kali

FIJI, July 2, 2017 (Fiji Sun): A three-day Hindu ritual and prayer in Vunika Labasa has brought together around...


Assam minister assures citizenship of Bangladeshi Hindus in Tripura if comes in power

Senior BJP leader and Irrigation, Handloom and Textile minister of Assam Ranjit Datta today asserted if BJP comes in...

UW celebrates Holi 2017

Students at the UW Holi Festival, put on by ISA UW, SASA UW and the ASUW Asian Student commission,...

Hinduism’s Greatest Festival (1932)

Full title reads: “Puri, E. Coast of India. Hinduism’s greatest Festival. 12,000 Pilgrims from all parts of the Country...

Hindu Temple of Central Texas opens meditation hall Saturday

TEMPLE – The Hindu Temple of Central Texas will host the grand opening of its meditation hall (Dhyana Mandapam)...

Operation Dharmic Vote – The General Election, the Dharmic Voter and the Law on Caste

Newsletters, Internet & Social Media World Hindu News 26/05/17 Namaste Re: Operation Dharmic Vote – MEDIA PRESS RELEASE The General Election,...

Global Hindu Foundation To Launch Hindu News Digital Media In Hindi

Dallas, USA May 25, 2017 In it’s bi annual board meeting, the leadership of Global Hindu Foundation , a...

Mother’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate the auspiciousness of Shakti

Only when we cherish, nurture and sanctify the Divine feminine energy will any true peace and healing be possible...

Hindu Temple – Hinduism in Australia and maintaining one’s faith

A short film with interviews of visitors and devotees at the Shiva Temple in Carrum Downs, an Australian outer...

Hindu Lifestyle – A Contemporary Voice about Hinduism for Today’s Generation

UNITED STATES, May 10, 2017 (youtube): The last 5 years has made Shawn Binda realize that one of his...

More Hindu temples quietly joining the sanctuary movement, leaders say

Prayers being offered at Shaanti Bhavan Mandir in Queens, New York City. (Photo: shaantibhavanmandir.com) After Shaanti Bhavan Mandir in...

Bhopal: ‘Hindu Sena would strengthen community’

SHIVPURI: The Antarrashtriya Hindu Sena, headquartered at Shivpuri, will work for organising and empowering the Hindus and for making...

Pennsylvanias Unionville Chadds Ford schools to close for Hindu festival Diwali

(MENAFN Editorial) Hindus have welcomed the inclusion of Diwali, most popular of their festival, as holiday by Unionville-Chadds Ford...

Scientific Edge on Culture-Knowledge Base-Cosmology vedas interlinks

sub: Himalayan WISDOM – PRIDHVEEM SHANTIH Necessity-Demand-curiosity-sustain Conscious Spirit – world peace Pridhvi stands for 100 AU that links to...

Neukoelln: The Time for Germany’s Largest Hindu Temple Is Running Out

BERLIN, GERMANY, March 20, 2017 (Berliner Zeitung, translated from German): The Ganesha temple in Neukoelln’s Hasenheide Park, planned to...

Hindu Mandir In Pakistan

Pakistan Hindu Post (PHP): Indian Hindus devotees to visit temples in 1200 x 1600 hindu temple umerkot sindh photo...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Snnipets From Mahabharat

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

9 famous Temples of Hindu goddess Kali in West Bengal for devotees

Kolkata, April 16, 2017: Many believe that the name Kalikata (ancient name of Kolkata) was derived from Goddess Kali herself. Bengal...

Run for conservation of Hindu religion in Bhairahawa

LUMBINI: A race was organised today in Bhairahawa with an objective to conserve and promote the Hindu religion. Hindu...

Sri Guruji Golwalkar Hindu Resource Centre invite you to AKSHAYA TRITEEYA CELEBRATIONS

Bharatamata Gurukula Ashram & Yogi Ramsuratkumar Indological Research Centre and Sri Guruji Golwalkar Hindu Resource Centre SISTER NIVEDITA ACADEMY...

When it comes to yoga, Benedictine College feels more Catholic than Vatican

While the Benedictine College (BC), a Roman Catholic college in Atchison (Kansas), wants to abolish yoga fearing eastern mysticism;...

Hinduism one of the fastest growing religions in Ireland

Hinduism is one of the fastest growing religions in Ireland and it grew over 34 per cent from 2011...

The Book Of Life : Kamlesh Patel

Jai Shree Krishna Please study the attached and distribute to others and help spread the truth. I’s due to...

Ancient Temples Renovated in Talur Village

KARNATAKA, INDIA, Spril 11, 2017 (The Hindu): Three ancient temples — Kalgudi Eshwara Temple, Beeralingeshwar Temple and Hanuman Temple...

Fundamentals of Sanatan Dharma – Kamlesh Patel

Download Attachment : Fundamentals-of-Sanatan-Dharma Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Ram Navami Pooja in Karachi

On 9th April, 2017 Sri Sri Radha Gopinath Mandir committee organized Maha Ram Navami Yagya Havan & Hari Nam...

In a First, Japan Floats House League for Promotion of Yoga

NEW DELHI, INDIA, April 6, 2017 (Economic Times): A group of 42 members of Japanese Parliament on Tuesday launched...

Swiss Hindus Create a United Voice

WINTERTHUR, SWITZERLAND, April 4, 2017 (kath.ch): There are 50,000 Hindus in Switzerland. Until recently they had no common voice....

Support Vincent Bruno Book: Dynasty Of Crime: The Bible Analyzed For Hindus

Please Support My Writing & Activism Sponsor Me On Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/posts/8726858 If Hindus are to defeat their enemies, they...

Exclusive Interview Of Dr. Surendar Jain, Vishwa Hindu Parishad Intl. Gen. Secretary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHrCtbBAmns        

Now, Hindu outfit in Karnataka wants to book Kamal Haasan for Mahabharata remark

Actor Kamal Hasaan’s recent remarks on Mahabharata have clearly not gone down well with the Hindu outfits. More than...

Hindus welcome zestful Penn State Holi celebrations, which included elephant

Hindus have welcomed Pennsylvania State University (Penn State, PSU), a major public research-intensive university, for supporting the Hindu “festival...

The great Hindu revival has begun – and we must celebrate it

SUNIL RAJGURU  @sunilrajguru When the Mughals started ruling India, the land’s long-standing Hindu culture was already thousands of years...

Please Be Quiet: Bali’s Tourism Shuts down for a Day

BALI, INDONESIA, March 28, 2017 (CNBC): Nyepi, a Hindu celebration primarily celebrated in the Indonesian island of Bali calls...

Hindus laud efforts to bring yoga into New Jersey schools

Nationally recognized Rowan University (RU), a public research university in Glassboro (New Jersey), organized a symposium on March 24...

9 must know rituals of Chaitra Navratri

VASANTH NAVRATRI IS CELEBRATED IN MONTH OF CHAITRA  The Chaitra Navratri commences on first day (pratipada) of brighter half...

Chaitra Navratri 2017: Know all about its importance, dates and significance

Hindus worship Maa Durga and all her feminine aspects of divine femininity over nine days and nine nights. Navratri...

India’s chief justice wants to ‘mediate’ in temple row

A model of a proposed Ram temple, which Hindus want to build on the site of the demolished Babri...

Irish Parliament denies Hindu opening prayer request

Both the houses of Ireland Parliament (Oireachtas) in Dublin, Senate (Seanad Éireann) and House of Representatives (Dáil Éireann), have...

Tamil Hindus celebrate the Masi Magam Festival

Tamil Hindu devotees take part in the procession as they carry the deities around the interior of the temple...

Hindu Empowerment Office Congratulates Yogi Adityanath, Thanks PM Modi-Amit Shah

Hindu Empowerment Office Congratulates Yogi Adityanathji Being Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister And Thanks PM Modiji And Amit Shahji For...

Ijamsville temple provides spiritual, community benefits for area Hindus

IJAMSVILLE — Shoes piled outside the back entrance were the only signs of life outside the Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya...


Hindus welcome chanting by Missoula elementary students linked to Hindu epic Ramayana

Hindus have welcomed reports of performance by students of some elementary schools of Missoula County Public Schools (MCPS) in...

Lord Ganesha will not be installed in old bathroom: Iowa college assures Hindus

Grinnell College Iowa has assured the concerned Hindus that murti of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha will not be placed...

Diwali declared holiday in New York’s East Williston School District

Hindus have welcomed the reported inclusion of Diwali, most popular of their festival, as holiday by East Williston Union...

Hindu students express strong concerns regarding CNN’s ‘Believer’ episode on Hinduism

‘Believer’ casts Hinduism as an oppressive and exotic religion with cannibalistic practices Hindu students from all over the United...

The riddle of Hinduism – Michel Danino

Hinduism is not merely Pagan, not merely “polytheistic”, and not monotheistic either, despite its insistence on tad ekam (“that...

Hindus welcome launch of Worship Space at Texas A&M University

Hindus are commending public research institution Texas A&M University (TAMU) in College Station (Texas) for reported launching of designated...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus A Very Happy Holi

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus A Very Happy Holi

Historic renovation of America’s 1st Hindu temple nearing completion in San Francisco

Historic, painstaking and expensive renovation of the magnificent Old Temple in San Francisco, claimed to be “the first Hindu...

Hinduism prepares to become more visible in Britain

The religion’s fastest-growing community in the UK is planning to build several more temples, starting in east London, Damian...

Here’s What You Should Know About the Hindu Festival of Holi

Indian Hindu devotees celebrate Holi, the spring festival of colours, during a traditional gathering at Nandgaon village in Uttar...

Tulsi Gabbard Criticizes CNN Program on Hinduism

UNITED STATES, March 8, 2017 (Twitter): Following is the statement of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard released on Twitter: While good...

Hindu Temple in South Africa installing 6-meter tall Lord Shiva statue

Siva Subramanian Temple in Newcastle (KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) is reportedly aiming to install six-meter tall murti of Lord Shiva....

Why USA Hindus need to take off Holi

What is the significance of the Hindu holiday of Holi? Is it just about throwing colored powders around, which...

Towards a Dharma-based economy – Swami Atmarupananda

In early November 2015, the author participated in a four-day programme held in Varanasi and Sarnath entitled, Awakening the...

Hindus laud Philadelphia Museum on including many Hindu gods in rethought galleries

Hindus have welcomed inclusion of various Hindu deities in the recently reopened South Asian Galleries after major transformation and...

Hindus welcome Gilbert Cancer Center offering free yoga to patients & survivors

Hindus have commended Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert (Arizona, USA) offering free yoga classes for cancer patients,...

Hindus urge all 21 New Jersey counties to offer free yoga like Union County

Hindus are urging all the 21 counties in New Jersey to offer free yoga classes, on the same pattern...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – What Hindus Can Do

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Film industry and Commercial people degrade Hindu Religion

It is a general trend that film industry people downgrade Hindu Gods in films which are made in Bhaarat...

Celebrating Lord Shiva’s great night

Lord Shiva’s great night celebrations showcase the rich culture and diversity of the island.  Just like Carnival, the festival...

Mahashivratri 2017 (Hindu Holiday)

This year Mahashivratri (Shiva’s Great Night) will be Friday February 24th. For me this is the first big holiday...

What is the real concept of Brahmacharya as per Vedas or Scriptures?

What is the real concept of brahmacharya as per vedas or Hindu scriptures ? Is it about remaining bachelor...

Hindus urge soon opening Louvre Abu Dhabi to procure more Hindu artifacts

Hindus are urging prestigious about $650 million museum Louvre Abu Dhabi (LAD), which is officially set to open in...

You’re invited to #IndicTalk: “Dharma and Ecology of Hindu Communities Feb 19, 2017

Hello  , You are invited to the following event: ​​ BOOK TALK: “DHARMA AND ECOLOGY OF HINDU COMMUNITIES: SUSTENANCE...

Hindus worldwide upset over labeling Hinduism as witchcraft by a South Africa hospital

Hindus worldwide are dismayed by the reports of a KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health hospital in Pietermaritzburg linking Hinduism with...

Hindu Calendar Today 2017

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Hindu temple opens in California’s Santa Clarita

Sri Siddhi Vinayaka Temple Santa Clarita (SSVTSC), where the main deity is Lord Ganesh, had its grand-opening on February...

Kirtan with Radiant Friend at Sacramento Dharma Center

Join Radiant Friend for Kirtan, call and response chanting, a practice that unites us with our highest, happiest selves....

How We Got Here – The Invisible Hindu

Why would a multiple decade Christian become a resolute Hindu? I mean, why not after decades, just stay in...

Wisdom from More Than One Guru

 Hinduism may not have been started by a single prophet like Christianity or Islam, and yet numerous Hindu gurus,...

Dharma – Poem by Rod Mendieta

In the dimly lit corners of the world Where beg for sanctuary those who still Take delight in the...

Thaipusam devotees told: One is enough

The Consumers Association of Penang is again urging those wanting to break coconuts during the chariot procession to stop...

Series of programs by Devangan Samaj on Vasant Panchami

NAGPUR: Devangan Samaj Yuva Sanstha organized Mata Parmeshwari Janmotsav on the occasion of Vasant Panchami at Jain Kalar lawn...

Vyoma Nair to speak about Hinduism at Unitarian Service

The Unitarian Universalist of the Islands Congregation is pleased to announce that Vyoma Nair will lead a discussion on...

Top Trump adviser Steve Bannon loves Hindu Bhagavad Gita

You can also find Bannon’s affection for military and strategic ruthlessness in what he reads. According to two of...

Jewish synagogue converted to Hindu temple in Rhode Island

Punjab News Express NEVADA(USA) : Rhode Island Hindu Temple Society (RIHTS) has reportedly acquired the building and property in...

Hindus in Russia Waiting for Justice against Religious Persecution

New Delhi, Delhi, India People from around the world including India, who signed the Online Petition on Change.org to...

New York to have parade on Hindu festival Phagwah

Reno, Nev. (Jan. 28, 2017) — The 29th annual “Phagwah Parade 2017” will be held in Richmond Hill neighborhood...

Photo of the day: Dharma Drum Mountain to ring bell 108 times for Lunar New Year

Abbot will lead masters in ringing lotus bell to pray for all visitors on Lunar New Year’s Eve Dharma...

No homework on Diwali for New York’s Mineola School District

Friday, 27 January 2017, 11:24 am Press Release: Universal Society of Hinduism Mineola Union Free School District (MUFSD) in...

Holy site on a hill

A devotee offers his prayers to the trinity, Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesha who is encircled by a golden cobra...

Hindus helpless against graveyard encroachment despite court order

LAHORE: Even after orders from the Supreme Court four years ago and a recent decision by a civil court...

Dilip Mehta Donates Laptop And Temple Sunshade To Pak Hindu Refugees

Global director of Pakistan Hindu Refugee Relief project – Rahul Chandra w/ Vikram Parihar (Left) , Dilip Mehta (Centre),...

Hindu community welcomes Dublin Archdiocese for hosting yoga in Kilcullen Parish Centre

Hindus have commended Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin (Ireland) and its Kilcullen Parish for hosting yoga classes in Kilcullen...

Hindu board insists chettiars sent donation money to India

It claims the money was used to build hotels and buildings in Chettinad, Tamil Nadu. GEROGE TOWN: Explain how...

Over 15,000 sign Online Petition Russian Hindus unite to fight against religious persecution

An Online Petition on Change.org initiated less than two weeks ago tobring together theHindu community in Russia and unite...

Pongal celebrated with traditional fervour

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greets the nation on the occasion of harvest festivals. Tamil Nadu celebrated...

Swami Vivekananda’s Vision Of Universal Religion And The West

SNAPSHOT Even after over a century since his demise, Vivekananda is still considered as the most powerful youth icon...

No Ashes To Bring Home

Cold compels us to go for tea alfresco, out in the restaurant’s lawn where empty deckchairs snooze in the...

World Hindu News Wishes All A Very Happy Lohri

World Hindu News Wishes All A Very Happy Lohri

World’s Top Louvre Museum Urged to Launch Gallery of Hindu Art

Hindus are urging world’s-largest and top-ranking “Musée du Louvre” (Louvre Museum) of Paris, which owns Mona Lisa, to establish...

2017 Banada Ashtam

Shakambari Navratri Timings For January Navratri Shakambhari Navratri Begins on January 06, 2017 (Friday) Shakambhari Navratri Ends on January...

Away from casinos, New Year welcomed with multi-faith prayers in Nevada

(MENAFN Press) In a remarkable interfaith gesture and a unique way to welcome 2017, various religions got together in...

US Hindu Alliance Condemns Offensive Post Against Hinduism In Daily.Baskar.com

Daily.Bhaskar.com has published a highly offensive piece on Brahma and Saraswati. They have offices in Karnavati and Noida. We...

‘Clarify stand on citizenship to Hindu Bengalis’

By our Staff Reporter GUWAHATI, Dec 27:  Muktidoot and Ganatantrik Chatra-Yuva Mancha have asked Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and...

Ambassadors for Hinduism

IN MY OPINION Ambassadors for Hinduism As Hindus, our ability to articulately explain our faith to others is of...

Hindu Gods Garuda Hindu God Sanatan Society

Hindu Gods And Goddesses Names The Garuda is a large mythical bird, bird-like creature, or humanoid bird that appears...

7 Pooja Rooms dedicated to 7 different Gods

In Hinduism, each day of the week is dedicated to a god or goddess. People fast on particular days in...

‘Thiru Karthigai Deepam’ An Auspicious Festival Of Lights For Hindus

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) — Karthigai Deepam is a Hindu festival which is celebrated mainly by Tamil Hindus...

Significance Of Kumkum & Turmeric In Hinduism

In any Hindu rituals, the event is not complete without the use of vermillion and turmeric. Know why these...

Ten practices to lead spiritual and blissful life!

Thinkstock image, For representational purposes only   Mumbai: Hinduism has several concepts which were outlined in the Vedic era....

Racist comments about Hindus, Diwali won’t be tolerated: Hindu Maha Sabha

The Hindu community has welcomed the guilty plea from Dawie Kriel – with some saying an example needs to...

Discover Tasty & Cheap Indian Food In These Hindu Temple Basements

Ganesh Temple (Joshel Melgarejo/Gothamist) Food plays a vital role in Hinduism, and Hindu temples provide food not just for...

Lauding Patchogue-Medford offering yoga, Hindus urge yoga in all New York schools

Hindus have commended Patchogue-Medford School District (PMSD) in New York for reportedly implementing yoga, calling it a step in...

USA VIEWS ON GOD AND LIFE ARE TURNING HINDU

BY LISA MILLER ON 8/14/09 AT 8:00 PM       NEWS WEEK         CULTURE America is not a...

On World Hindu News Third Anniversary, Thank You All!

Employees, Volunteers , Paid Business & Individual Subscribers, & All Worldwide Allied Associates Message from the President: On this third...

Hindus, Sikhs should not be delusional about alliances with neo-Nazis

In a desire to embrace the enemy of their enemy, some Hindus have been making some very foolish alliances....

Indian pilgrims accorded warm welcome in Ghotki

SUKKUR: Seventy-two Hindu pilgrims, including women and children, were accorded a warm welcome at the Mirpur Mathelo railway station. The...

Goddess Parvati during Trissur Pooram at Kerala

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How a Japanese deity of good fortune is linked to Hindu god Shiva

A Japanese Shinto god and a Hindu deity combined to form Daikoku. The British Library holds a five-volume set...

Gayatri Mantra opened multi-faith prayer service in Nevada on eve of US General Election

A multi-faith prayer service was held in Reno (Nevada) on November 7, the evening before the General Election of...

Chinese devotees worship Hindu deity in eastern India

This Chinatown in Kolkata is not like its swanky and colourful counterparts in other countries across the globe. It...

Supreme Court has defined secularism, not Hinduism – Prakash Nanda

There cannot be true secularism unless all the religions in India are treated equally under Indian laws and politics...

“I am a big fan of Hindu and I am a big fan of India” Donald Trump

    EDISON, New Jersey — Women in glittering saris roamed the space, as faint smells of samosas filled...

Interactive Gita class in Katy/Houston by Swmi Nikhilanand Ji

Interactive Gita class in Katy/Houston by Swmi Nikhilanand Ji Interactive Gita Class by Swami Nikhilanand Ji Learn about Gita...

People of Hindu community perform their religious rituals during Diwali Festival at Durga Shiva Mandir

People of Hindu community perform their religious rituals during Diwali Festival at Durga Shiva Mandir. APP photo by Akram...

[Hmec-l] Best Wishes for a Very Happy Deepawali to You and Family

Best Wishes for a Very Happy Deepawali  Om Asato Maa Sat Gamaya – Lead me from Falsehood to Truth....

Penang Hindu Association Deepavali Aid For Single Mothers & Childrens

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                            20-10-2016 DEEPAVALI AID FOR SINGLE MOTHERS AND CHILDREN Penang Hindu Association (PHA) has again livened and lightened...

What do western atheists feel about Hinduism : Maria Wirth

Maria Wirth is a German and came to India for a holiday after finishing her psychology studies at Hamburg...

Anti-Trump/Anti-Hindu activists defame Hindu Holidays, side with Islamist Tyranny

Saturday, Oct 15th, 2016 – A crowd of nearly 10,000 Hindus assembled to hear Donald Trump speak at the...

4 Day Interactive Gita Class with Swami Nikhilanand Ji

    Interactive Gita Class with Swami Nikhilanand Ji Swami Nikhilanand is a disciple of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj...

How Bollywood Visa To A Pakistani Artist Sponsors Killing Of 20 Indian Soldiers

“One Cocaine injection buys a 01 bullet against an Indian solider” John Abraham said in Bollywood Movie. By this...

Karva Chauth 2016: Its Significance & How to Prepare For The Festival

Karva Chauth is probably the one festival that all newly married North Indian women look forward to. The festival...

Goddess Hinglaj Idol Installed At Jodhpur’s Pakistani Hindu Refugee Camp Temple

    Jodhpur, Rajasthan | 11 Oct 2016 | WHN Office Pak Refugee Program Volunteers Performs Puja At Maa Hinglaj...

Hindu devotees urged to immerse Durga by 9pm

Bangladesh Puja Udjapon Parishad directed the Hindu devotees to finish the rituals of immersing the idol of Godess Durga...

A festival to remember

The Gauteng Diwali Festival promises to be bigger and better than ever before. Enjoy the Gauteng Diwali Festival. The...

Navratri 2016: In photos how India celebrates the 9-day festival

It is that time of the year when Hindus in India will celebrate one of the biggest festivals –...

Deepavali 2016 – Adelaide by Hindu Council of Australia

Details : Organized By :Hindu Council of Australia Date :16-Oct-2016 Time:12:00 PM to 09:00 PM Location:KLEMZIG Venue:Gaza Sports &...

It’s scientifically validated now; Ganga water is ‘holy’!

Indian scientists have validated the scientific basis of the mysterious ‘special power’ of the water of Ganga, which Hindus...

300 Hindu families unable to perform Durga puja in Bengal’s Kanglapahari village after opposition by 25 Muslim families

In the past three years, they were denied a go-ahead by the local administration following objections by a few...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Why Are We Proud To Be Hindus?

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Immersion of idols peaceful

 SAFE: Vinayakar idols being taken out in a procession near Muthupet in Tiruvarur distric on Sunday.— Photo: R.M. Rajarathinam...

The war against Hindu culture – David Frawley

McDonald’s Vamadeva Shastri / David FrawleyWestern monoculture breaks up traditional families, social systems, and accounts of history, imposing its...

How Nitin Gadkari Can Build A Road To Goddess Of Power In Two Hours

The average speed of union ministry of road is 20 Km a day. By this speed the long pending...

Inflammable substance hurled at Hindu Munnai functionary’s house

Summary: VELLORE: An inflammable substance was reportedly hurled at the house of a functionary of the Hindu Munnani (HM)...

Belgium brewery apologizes to Hindus for using Lord Ganesha as beer icon

Belgium brewery, The Musketeers, has apologized for using Lord Ganesha as icon representing its Jack’s Precious IPA beer. Google...

Hindus pray to Lord Ganesh for luck & prosperity

PANJIM: Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations began in the State on Monday, as Hindu families across Goa began praying to Lord...

Towering Ganesha idol cynosure of all eyes

The 108 feet high Ganesha idol installed on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi at MVP Colony, which is said...

Can’t get to the Ganges? Hindu priests will perform last rite ritual online

Featured: Men performing the Hindu last rites ritual of ‘pind-daan’ at the banks of the Ganges river. (De Agostini...

Nail artist draws 999 varieties of Ganesha

Ravi Parasa’s dedication and effort hailed “Some of us will be having a habit of biting nails and we...

Hindu community laments CM’s apathy over Sitla Mandir issue

KARACHI: Hindu community has lamented over apathetic attitude of the Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah towards the...

Hindus and Jains observe festival of Anant Chaturdashi

HINDUS AND JAINS CELEBRATE LORD VISHNU AND SHOW THEIR DEVOTION WITH THE ANANT CHATURDASHI FESTIVAL. There are five prime...

Ganesh Chaturthi 2016: Traditional foods to celebrate the birth of Hindu God

Children whispering their wishes into the ear of an idol of Lord Ganesha as they celebrate Ganesh ChaturthiGetty Traditionally...

Georgetown appoints Hindu chaplain

August 31, 2016 Georgetown University, the oldest Catholic institution in the US, has become the first American college to...

Why Hindus Burn Incense Sticks And Camphor During Religious Rituals. Must Know

When we go to a Hindu temple there are simple procedures and practices that we follow, some that we...

Goddess Saraswathi begins new chapter in Auckland

Noothana Kumbhabishegam at Sri Subramaniyar Aalayam Venkat Raman –  venkat@indiannewslink.co.nz Hindus will have a unique experience of witnessing the...

Onam 2016 Hindu celebration, 9/3

(Photo: Getty Images) More than 50 female dancers will be gathering to perform the traditional “Thiruvathira” at the Kerala...

Help asked by Hindu community in Sweden Misuse of Mahamantra of lord shiva

How Hindu mandir in Sweden allow person working in mandir and disrespect the Maha mantra of Lord Shiva. while Hindus...

Celebrating a decade of devotion to Lord Ganesha

The guest of honour was Durban businessman, Vivian Reddy, and there were performances by the students of the Saraswathie...

TRUMP to speak at “Humanity Against Terrorism” HINDU charity event

http://www.diyatvusa.com/2016/08/25/exclusive-courting-indian-americans-trump-speak-humanity-united-terror-event/ NEW YORK (Diya TV) — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has agreed to deliver remarks at a charity...

VHPA – On the sacred occasion of Krishna Jamanasthtami with prayers and affection

Jai Sri Krishna On the sacred occasion of Krishna Jamanasthtami with prayers and affection Sri Krishna Till this day...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”


Hundreds attend Hindu food festival

FOOD was at the heart of festivities in Bolton this weekend. On Sunday the Vishwa Hindu Parishad Temple opened...

Pakistan: Hindu Girls Abducted, Forced to Convert to Islam

 Thousands of Hindu girls, many under the age of 18, are being abducted and forcibly converted to Islam before...

Hindu temple in Kingsbury hosts festival to honour the armed forces

Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury enjoyed a Raksha Bandhan festival to honour the armed forces Kingsbury Temple opened its doors...

Hindu chariot celebrations in Ealing draws crowd of more than 30,000

The Chariot Festival of the Thurkkai Temple of Ealing on Sunday (August 14) drew an estimated 30,000 people from...

HMEC Update 11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives Conference Atlanta GA

11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference Awareness and Awakening: The Future Role of Hindu Mandirs and Institutions Holiday Inn...

Hindutva is a spiritual democracy: Vaidya

Jaipur: RSS leader Manmohan Vaidya today termed Hindutva a spiritual democracy and said followers of other religions also participate...

Opinion: D. C. Nath(President, Patriot’s Forum) – Mahabharat: A Fresh Look

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Hindu priests oppose installation of Ravana’s idol in Greater Noida

New Delhi: The head priests of temples here on Tuesday said they would not allow the installation of Ravana’s...

Appeal to save Hindu ashram in USA hijacked by anti-Modi Muslim hardliners

Namaskar                                                                                                                                    7/28/2016 This letter is to make a fervent appeal to you  to reclaim the Blue Mountain Center of...

New temple in the works for local Hindus; four-day celebration starts Thursday

Posted Aug. 3, 2016 at 6:28 PM CHATHAM — Amid a four-day celebration beginning Thursday marking the eighth anniversary...

Hinduism does not allow conversion by aggression: Mohan Bhagwat

“Hindu is a tradition” which believes in “accepting, respecting and celebrating” all other identities, he said.  Bhagwat also said...

Why do Hindus worship the cow ?

Regard for creatures has been an age old characteristic in Hinduism. Hindus view every single living animal as hallowed...

Dedicate more hours to Hinduism: Hindu community to BBC

Hindus British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to broadcast more Hindu programs, dedicating more hours to Hinduism. According to a recent report...

Guide to Hindu God’s Favourite Food Items: Find Out!

Image Source: awesomecardiff.co.uk No worship is said to be complete without sacrifice and offering food to God Offering food...

VIBHUTI: What significance does applying ash on forehead holds in Hinduism?

Vibhuti on Forehead of a Sadhu. Image source: Wikimedia Commons It’s believed that the holy ash also called ‘vibhuti’...

Hindu outfits to protest against jailing of saffron leaders

 A number of Hindu organisations will hold an agitation here on Thursday against jailing of a string of saffron...

TRADITION OF APPLYING SINDOOR IN HINDUISM

Sindoor. Image source: i-survive.blogspot.com India is the culturally rich homeland of Hindus with rituals that retain man’s beliefs in...

Why Guru Purnima is unique to Hindu dharma

Many religions honour their founder or great teacher in various ways. Hindu dharma is perhaps unique in honouring the...

Hindu Mahasabha idea of Hindutva

The “Hinduness” of the people and country is what is called “Hindutva” Savarkar suspects the loyalty of Muslims and...

Hindus want LaSalle Rd renamed “Om Street” in Connecticut’s W. Hartford

Hindus are urging West Hartford (Connecticut) to permanently rename its LaSalle Road as “Om Street”; where the popular sixth...

Zed commends UNESCO for inscribing Nalanda University on World Heritage List

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has commended UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Committee for inscribing...

Pictures: Members of Hindu community sign up for organ donation in Leicester

Members of the Hindu community in Leicester signed up for organ donation at a campaign supported by the city’s...

Convention delves on insecurity of Hindus across India

PONDA: Speakers delved on the insecurity of Hindus across India on the third day of the 5th All India...

Petition Demanding Fairness and Accuracy in Textbooks in USA about Teaching of Hinduism and India

​ www.ESHAusa.org  |       Yoga & TM      | Ayurveda | Science | History | Education| ...

How will learning Hindu scriptures help physiotherapy?

The inclusion of Hindu texts is discriminatory and insulting to students of other religions In May, UGC informed all...

Hindus offer condolences on Jewish peace activist Elie Wiese

Sunday, 3 July 2016, 9:06 pm Press Release: AOL Hindus offer condolences on Jewish peace activist Elie Wiesel’s death...

University of Missouri removes “inclusive terminology” guide after Hindus protest

University of Missouri (Mizzou) seems to have removed the “inclusive terminology” guide for “learning about inclusive language” from its...

Hindu devotees perform the rituals of ‘Snana Yatra’

Hindu devotees perform the rituals of ‘Snana Yatra’ (bathing festival) at Sri Jagannath Temple at Tanti Bazar in the...

Hindus pay homage at Sadh Belo temple

PHOTO: EXPRESS SUKKUR: Thousands of Hindu pilgrims converged at the Sadh Belo temple on Monday to pay homage to Baba...

HinduPost Weekly Newsletter – 13 June 2016

13 June, 2016                                ...

Meenakshi Amman Temple

This ancient Hindu temple is covered in thousands of colorful statues and has a long mythological history.   The Meenakshi...

[GHHF] Sri Samaveda Shanumukha Sharma Discourses June 3-9 at Hanuman Temple

Sri Samaveda Shanumukha Sharma Discourses June 3-9 at Hanuman Temple     Source: GHHF

Students of Scotland’s renowned Lomond School introduced to Hinduism

In a workshop, Hinduism was reportedly recently introduced to students of Lomond School in coastal Helensburgh, Scotland; a fully...

Hindu temple in Indiana concludes installation of murtis

Bharatiya Temple & Cultural Center (BTCC) of Greater Lafayette in West Lafayette (Indiana, USA) has completed traditional installation of...

Hindu deities form part of Los Angeles Getty Center’s China Cave Temples exhibition

“Cave Temples Of Dunhuang” exhibition continuing till September four at the renowned Getty Center in Los Angeles reportedly includes...

Hindu trader hacked to death

A Hindu trader was hacked to death allegedly at Sripatipur Bazar in Gobindaganj upazila of Gaibandha early Wednesday. The...

Parade today will aim to boost interest – and funds – for Northampton Hindu temple scheme

A Hindu blessing ceremoy was held at land in Lings Way back in 2008. Eight years later the plans...

Virginia Commonwealth University to explore yoga’s effect on pregnancy depression

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Nursing will reportedly explore effect of yoga on depression during pregnancy. The US...

Responding to Zed’s complaint on underserving Hindus, BBC aims to be “fully inclusive”

Responding to Hindu statesman Rajan Zed’s complaint “Hindus seek fairness in programming at BBC”, British Broadcasting Corporation states that...

A holy Hindu dip

Hundreds of thousands of devout Hindus took a dip in the Shipra river on Saturday (21 May), the last...

New Staffordshire crematorium will cater for more Hindu funerals, inquiry told

A new crematorium that could be built within green belt land in South Staffordshire will cater for more Hindu...

Hindus seek fairness in programming at BBC

Hindus want British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to broadcast more Hindu programs, dedicating more hours to Hinduism.   According to...

Hindus urge Missouri Governor to sign yoga tax exemption

Hindus are urging Missouri Governor Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon to sign the measure exempting yoga classes from sales tax,...


Illinois’ Cook & Kane County boards & Rockford City Council opening with Hindu prayers

Meetings of Kane County Board, Cook County Board of Commissioners and Rockford City Council—all in Illinois (USA)—are opening with...

The Car Park of This Hindu Temple Serves Some of London’s Best Vegetarian Food

Normally, there’s only one reason to visit the most northwestern point of London: Wembley Stadium. Home to England’s national...

Hindu Students Council’s 25th Annual Camp

NEW YORK, USA, May 11, 2016 : Hindu Students Council (HSC), the largest Hindu youth organization in North America,...

Wellingtonians to know more about Bhagavad Gita

Extracted Content –  While the Bhagavad Gita is widely regarded as the most sacred Book of the Hindus, not...

Hindus concerned over robbery by masked gunman in Sacramento Hindu temple kitchen

Hindus are highly concerned after reports of robbery and violent encounter in Sacramento (California) Hindu temple kitchen with a...

Basaveswara jayanti celebrated

  Praise:Agriculture Minister Pocharam Reddy at a gathering in Nizamabad on Monday.– Photo: K.V. RAMANA Minister for Agriculture Pocharam...

In The Jungles Of Jammu, Who Saved Ravi and Rahul From Black Panther

It was in mid-May of 2015, when Rahul Chandra from USA visited India with an agenda to take his...

All you need to know about Akshaya Tritiya

All you need to know about Akshaya Tritiya A woman purchasing gold jewellery on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya...

Hindus welcome Louisiana Veterans Museum offering yoga to combat PTSD

Hindus have welcomed USS Kidd Veterans Museum in downtown Baton Rouge (Louisiana) offering “Yoga for Veterans” to combat PTSD...

Understanding The Meaning Of Shiva’s 8 Adornments

Shiva is the most powerful God in Hinduism. He is the third God in the Hindu triumvirate. The triumvirate...

Illinois’ Rockford City Council opening with Hindu prayer 1st time in 164 years

Rockford City Council (Illinois, USA) will have its reportedly first historic Hindu opening prayer on May 16, containing verses...

Hindu American Foundation Releases Bullying Report

Report details the bullying and bias that Hindu American youths face in American schools as a result of cultural...

Glasgow museum highlights Hindu deity Shiva

Bronze sculpture “Shiva Nataraj” is one of highlights of award-winning Saint Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art (SMMRLA)...

Why I Admire Hindu Mahasabha Of America – The American ‘Hindu Lone Star’

In the late 2011, during one of the visits to a Hindu community reception in Houston, I was refereed...

In a first, deities to have bath at Ardh Kumbh

400 accept invite From Garhwal and Kumaon divisions, deities will be brought to Haridwar for the first time in...

FIRST DAY OF KUMBH MELA 2016

VAN (Hemant/Arjun/Varunjeet) – One of the world’s largest month-long Kumbh Mela began in Ujjain today i.e. Friday (22.04.2016). First...

Hindus celebrate Hanuman Jayanti

Hanuman is said to be able to assume any form at will, wield rocks, move mountains, dart through the...

Hanuman Jayanti Celebration – Saturday, 23 April 2016

Atmiya Parijan,   Gayatri Pariwar of Houston, cordially invites everyone to attend Hanuman Jayanti celebration this Saturday at the...

Tamil Nadu’s Fabulous New Temple Chariot

After a hundred-year hiatus, an exquisite vehicle for Siva is carved for Thanjavur’s Brihadeeswarar Temple An historic and joyous parade:...

Significance of Adi Shankara

Adi Shankara or Shankaracharya was born when Hinduism as a religion was in utter chaos. The multiplicity of religious...

Hindu god Shiva’s statue to be dedicated in Alabama museum garden

Sculpture of Hindu deity Lord Shiva in Nataraja form will reportedly be dedicated at the outdoor sculpture garden of...

Hindu Samaj Temple plans groundbreaking ceremony (video)

Although there have been delays and changes to the original vision, Hindu Samaj Temple looks forward to the April...

Hindu American Foundation Launches #DontEraseIndia Campaign

The Hindu American Foundation (HAF), an advocacy organization for the Hindu American community, is announcing a campaign to keep...

HOLI Festival of Colors to bring piece of Hindu culture to Wichita State

File Photo by Kevin Brown HOLI Festival of Colors Students play with color and water during the 2015 HOLI...

What is Navratri? What do these nine days of festivities mean?

Hinduism’s nine most holy days, Navrati represents a lot more than just prayers and abstinence from food.  Maa Durga....

Hindu god Shiva’s statue to be dedicated in Alabama museum garden

Sculpture of Hindu deity Lord Shiva in Nataraja form will reportedly be dedicated at the outdoor sculpture garden of...

Krishna Janmashtami declared as Gopuja Dinotsvavam in Andhra Pradesh

KRISHNA JANMASHTAMI IS DECLARED GOPUJA DINOTSAVAM IN ANDHRA PRADESH On behalf of Global Hindu Heritage Foundation, Dr. Ghazal...

Holy city becoming home of foreign spiritual seekers

— By FP NEWS SERVICE | Mar 30, 2016 12:28 am Ujjain : Holy city Ujjain is already becoming home for the...

Pushkara Festival 2016

Archive for the ‘Pushkara Festival 2016’ Category PUSHKARA FESTIVAL — PART 9: Shobhayatra (B) POSTED ON MARCH 27TH, 2016...

Registration for Amarnath Yatra begins

New Delhi: The registration for this year’s Amarnath Yatra, which will begin on 2nd July, has started and permission...

With World Hindu News Responsive Theme, Browse Hindu News Freely

Dear WHN Sponsors, Subscribers & Well Wishers Namaskaar A message of Hapy Holi from WHN program. On this Holi,...

As Sri Lankan leader celebrate Hindu festival calls to give Hinduism equal status as Buddhism in the new constitution

“Sri Lankan President visits North to celebrate annual Hindu festival of Thai Pongal” COLOMBO, SRI LANKA, January 12, 2016...

Diwali will be considered for Parsippany schools’ holiday calendar

By Lisa Kintish The Parsippany-Troy Hills School District has received a request to add the Hindu holiday of Diwali...

Spiritual leader Dada to teach yoga at Ringwood East

February 16, 2016 6:30pm Emma-Jayne SchenkMaroondah Leader Spiritual leader Dada Krpamayananda – who has taught yoga across the world...

Hindus Welcome Idea Of Meditation Room In University Of Wyoming

Hindus have welcomed the idea of Meditation and Prayer Room in University of Wyoming (UW) campus in Laramie. Rajan...

Happy Holi! The Hindu festival of colors

MYTHOLOGICAL ORIGINS AND ACTIVITIES OF THE HINDU HOLI FESTIVAL. Hindus around the world celebrate the arrival of spring in...

Zed commends Pakistan’s National Assembly & Sindh Government for Hindu holidays

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has commended National Assembly of Pakistan for reportedly adopting a resolution that the Government should...

Protest in Mysuru after Bajrang Dal activist murder

By: Express News Service | Bengaluru | Published:March 15, 2016 2:30 am A day after a Bajrang Dal activist,...

Holi, the ‘festival of colors,’ invites students of all backgrounds to celebrate spring

Photo by Connor Moriarty | Senior Karson Riley joined hundreds of other students in celebrating a colorful start to...

The Holi Festival is a vivid, joyoful Hindu celebration of spring

Holi Festival celebrations in Mathura, India. (Poras Chaudhary / Getty Images) Mary Forgione   India knows how to do...

Practising the Hindu concept of Unity

In my previous article, I described the principle of Unity in the Universe, with the spiritual message from the...

San Francisco’s Hindu chariot procession enters 50th year

The 50th Annual San Francisco Ratha Yatra Parade will be organized on August 14. The “Festival of the Chariots”...

​ [GHHF] Islamic Terror to wipe out Democracy, Secularism, Polytheism and Human Rights in India

Islamic Terror to wipe out Democracy, Secularism, Polytheism and Human Rights in India. For Hindu survival, implement Two-Nation...

Hindu Cultural Center Raises Money For Fire Victims

By Emily DeFeciani Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 05:36 PM EST   COLONIE, N.Y. — Two local families are...

New Muscat Airport to have 24 prayer rooms Hindus seek on

Category: South Asians Abroad Published on Saturday, 13 February 2016 11:32 Written by Tapa Menon The new Muscat International...

Hindus welcome Ferris University goal of designated prayer spaces by 2021

Hindus have welcomed inclusion of “Designate spaces for individuals to pray, contemplate, meditate” as a “goal” by Ferris State...

Hilltop Murugan Hindu Temple opens in Malaysian island

A new Arulmigu Balathandayuthabani Devasthanam in Batu Kawan (Penang, Malaysia), situated amidst lush greenery on a hill and adjoining...

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Iowa

Hindus are urging for a permanent and exclusive Prayer Room at University of Iowa (UI), a top public research...

Why Dharma always wins

Long lasting subjugation made cynics and pessimists out of  many people of India. India’s ethos is spirit of optimism...

University of Iowa Museum has “murtis” of Hindu gods

University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) has “murtis” of Hindu gods. A “murti”, per Oxford Dictionary of Hinduism,...


Disabled pray for better facilities in temples

Malaysia Hindhu Dharma Mamandram and Damai Disabled Person Association Malaysia celebrating Ponggal with disabled and elderly. THE Hindu members...

Dedicated Hindu devotees thank one of their gods for blessings

WEEKEND-ARGUS /  30 January 2016 at 10:28am IT’S AN explosion of colour, with devotees wearing yellows and oranges, incense filling...

Retired university lecturer releases book on Hinduism

Dr Thillayvel Naidoo of Durban North who worked for the Department of Science at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has...

“Faith in Birmingham” gallery opens showcasing Hindu deities Vishnu & Ganesh

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG) in United Kingdom reportedly launched a new gallery “Faith in Birmingham” on February...

Popular Prayers of Hindu Gods and Goddesses

Popular Prayers of Lord Ganesha General Purpose Hindu Prayers Popular Prayers of Lord Krishna Popular Prayers of Goddess Lakshmi...

Hindu leader slams Coldplay and Beyonce video

US singer Beyonce in a scene from Coldplay’s new music video. Coldplay and Beyonce have come under fire from...

Panic grips Hindu community in Pak after temple desecrated

Karachi, February 2 Three pistol-waving bearded men stormed a 60-year-old temple in Pakistan’s largest city and desecrated the idol...

Upset Hindus urge Sega for removal of Lord Krishna from video game

  Hindus are upset at “Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final” role-playing video game being developed/published by Sega’s subsidiary Atlus...


Practices of Hindu religion are polylithic in character – Unnikrishna Panicker

Posted on January 24, 2016 by Admin “It would be unfair to claim that what is practised in Sabarimala is misogynistic....

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in Massachusetts’ Chelmsford Public Schools

Hindus are urging Chelmsford Public Schools (CPS) in Massachusetts to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as...

Upset Hindus urge Ohio apparel firm to recall Lord Ganesha products

Upset Hindus have urged for the immediate withdrawal of tee shirt, tank tops, mug and blanket with Lord Ganesha’s...

TTD to improve desi Hindu’s Holy Cow breeds

TIRUPATI: The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) has decided to improve the indigenous breeds of cow as part of its...

Hindu Faith in Japan is still Alive

Hindu gods forgotten in India revered in Japan. Krishnendu Bandyopadhyay| TNN | Kolkata | Jan 11, 2016:: Did you know...

Fortune Apologizes for International Issue Depicting Jeff Bezos as Hindu Deity

Fortune editor Alan Murray apologized Jan. 12 for the cover of its January international edition which featured Amazon CEO...

Swami Vivekananda: Man who presented the mysticism of Hinduism before a spiritually shattered West

In 1893, Vivekananda attended the World’s first ‘Parliament of Religions’ in Chicago to articulate the real meaning and essence...

A beautiful Hindu chant from the 8th century

Dear friends, I wanted to share this with you for a long time already, but I just did not...

Ancient Vedic Hindu Texts should be regarded as primary source of knowledge: ISRO Chief

PTI | Manipal | Nov 21, 2015::Stressing that the country’s pride resides in its glorious heritage, Indian Space Research...

Key Hindu religious leader arrives in Kenya ‘to pray for this nation’

Businessman Sanghani Kaburu receives Swaminarayan spiritual leader, His Divine Holiness Ach- arya Maharaj (C), at Mombasa airport on Monday....

Foolproof security for Hindu Yatrees

December 02, 2015   CHAKWAL: District Police Officer (DPO) Dr Moeen Masood Tuesday said foolproof security arrangements for the...

Story Of Vedic Afghanistan Shows That Hinduism Was Once A Religion That The World Followed

The roots of Hinduism are embedded in almost every part of the world and it is not surprising because Hinduism is...

“​Hinduism is a liberation” ​Deepak Dayaram Ghindwani

My name is ​​Deepak Dayaram Ghindwani and I live in Bali Indonesia My parents moved to Indonesia in 1947...

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat: Ram temple may be completed in my lifetime

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat today hoped that the construction of Ram temple might be completed in...

Hindu Mahasabha leader buys Dawood Ibrahim’s car for Rs 3.2 lakh; vows to burn it

Last Updated: Thursday, December 10, 2015 – 10:11 Zee Media Bureau Mumbai: President of Hindu Mahasabha Swami Chakrapani on...


VHP to involve youth in temple movement revival

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) now plans to put the youth at the forefront of the temple movement in...

Indian police seal campus to foil beef festival

IANS . Hyderabad | Update: 12:28, Dec 10, 2015        Tension prevailed at Osmania University on Thursday as police sealed the campus...

Construction of Ram temple at Ayodhya can ‘boost’ PM Modi’s popularity: Shiv Sena

NEW DELHI: Welcoming the assertion made by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat over the Ram mandir issue...

Hindu community lauds UK’s Luton Airport for “Prayer Room”, calls it step in positive direction

Hindus have commended international London Luton Airport (LLA) in England for launching “prayer room”. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed,...

Importance Of Masik Shivarathri

In Hinduism, Shivarathri means the ‘Great Night of Lord Shiva’. According to the Hindu calendar, Shivarathri that falls on...

Sangh Parivar launch Sankar ‘acquisition’

B Sreejan | TNN | Dec 15, 2015, 09.33 AM IST THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The decision of political leaders to stay away...

Pakistan to renovate Hindu temples, Indian pilgrims pray for peace

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan plans to renovate and improve facilities at a historical Hindu temple complex near here besides allowing more...

Pakistan to renovate Hindu temples near Islamabad, welcome more Indian pilgrims

Islamabad: Pakistan plans to renovate and improve facilities at a historical Hindu temple complex near Islamabad besides allowing more devotees...

Tributes to Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal

(Left) Bal Vihar’s Acharya Geetha Raghu​; Swami Adhyatmananda, president of the Divya Jivan Sanskrutik Sangh, Sivananda Ashram, Ahmadabad; Chinmaya Mission president Dr....

RSS plans Indore film festival to promote nationalism, ‘family ethos’

Chitrabharti Film Festival’ has been scheduled for February 26-28 and will be inaugurated by Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj...

RSS spreads Hindu culture globally

Bengaluru, Dec 22: In a major expansion, the Hindu right wing organistaion Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has spread its...

BJP should tread carefully over Ram temple

The arrival of two trucks of stones in Ayodhya for the construction of the Ram temple is not just...

December 21 Hindus around the world celebrate a holiday dedicated to «the Bhagavad Gita»

December 21 Hindus around the world celebrate a holiday dedicated to «the Bhagavad Gita». Gitagata noted in one of...

VHP’s First Lot Of Stones For Ram Mandir Arrives in Ayodhya

AYODHYA:  Almost six months after the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) announced its nationwide drive to collect stones for construction of...

Mayor Welcomes Hindu Pontiff

CASEY, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA, October 30, 2015 (India Link): Mick Morland, Mayor of the City of Casey, was so taken...

Awakening the Light of Dharma: How to Uphold Dharma in the World

Awakening the Light of Dharma: How to Uphold Dharma in the World Today.  On the 6th and 7th of...

Gallery of Self Realization Glossary Of Words Hinduism Spirituality

SHORT STORIES OF MAHABHARATA BINTANG SINETRON KRISNA MUKTI DITAHAN   Source: pandawebworks.com

Terror suspects among 22 held by Rangers

Weapons, ammunition also seized as paramilitary force raids suspected militant hideouts across the city Karachi With the necessary legal...

India, Pakistan and Bangladesh will reunite to form ‘Akhand Bharat’: Ram Madhav

India, Pakistan and Bangladesh will reunite to form ‘Akhand Bharat’: Ram Madhav BJP general secretary Ram Madhav has said...

Philadelphia Museum showcasing Lord Krishna

Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA) is showcasing some drawings related to Hindu deity Lord Krishna till March 27 next....

Upset Hindus urge Amazon.com to withdraw leggings & bedsheets bearing Hindu gods

Upset Hindus have urged world’s biggest retailer Amazon.com headquartered in Seattle (USA) for the immediate withdrawal of leggings, beds...

Dubai hosting mega yoga festival

Dubai is reportedly expecting over 10,000 people from various parts of the world participating in mass yoga sessions in...

N. Carolina Hindu temple plans moving ahead despite July shotgun blasts at sign

North Carolina : Hindu community seems to be enthusiastic and moving forward with Temple plans despite the sign of...

Wheaton College declines global debate on “Do we all worship same God?”

Wheaton College in Illinois has declined to “organize open and honest debate of world-level religious scholars/leaders” on the topic...

US group asks Bangladesh to protect Hindu community

A US-based Hindu advocacy group has requested Bangladesh to take steps for protecting the minority community in view of...

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to attend ‘Vishwa Sangh Shivir’

INDORE: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat are among 700 representatives who will take part...

Mangaluru: Hindu Samajotsava will be Held on Same Day, If Dr Zakir Will Visit City – VHP

Mangaluru: Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal held a press meet at the VHP office, near PVS circle here on...

Modi visits Sivagiri Madhom, meets swamis

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying tributes to Swami Prakasananda, president of the Sree Narayana Dharma Sangham Trust, during...

Hindus urge Turkey to portray Hinduism appropriately in textbooks

Hindus are urging Turkey to portray Hinduism appropriately in its textbooks after a report indicated misleading information about Hinduism....

Hindus critical of Winnipeg school renaming “yoga” class as “movement” class

Hindus are critical of École Christine-Lesperance (ECL), a francophone elementary school in Winnipeg (Canada) under Franco-Manitoban School Division (DSFM),...

Hinduism 101: Learning about Hinduism Inside and Out

Hinduism 101 is an interactive, user-driven resource for learning how to teach about Hinduism according to your needs and...

SAHMS to host conference exploring Hinduism

SOUTH AFRICA, November 27, 2015 (Phoenix Sun): The South African Hindu Maha Sabha will host the “Hinduism in the...

RSS plans campaign for Hindu unity, social harmony

image: http://cms.thestatesman.com/cms/gall_content/2015/12/2015_12$largeimg11_Dec_2015_122606150.jpg RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat (Facebook) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will run a nationwide campaign next year to...

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh initiates 167 projects for drought relief

Mumbai :  The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has initiated several projects in 12 drought-affected districts of Maharashtra, Dr Upendra Kulkarni...

VHP says Ram temple construction work to commence soon

With Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leaders steadily raking up the Ram temple issue at Ayodhya in recent times, the...

Hindus urge Oberlin College for careful food labeling

Hindus have urged Oberlin College & Conservatory in Ohio to label their dishes properly and use right ingredients in...

Dharmika Sadas begins at Tirumala

The third Dharmika Sadas conducted by the Hindu Dharma Parirakshana Trust (HDPT) in association with the TTD began here...

Parents roll children in ‘holy cow dung’ for good health

Indians are dipping their children in cow dung in a bizarre bid to bring good luck. The unusual tradition...


Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America: Houston Chapter Celebrates Thanksgiving with Bhutanese Refugees at Los Arcos Apartments

HOUSTON: On November 26, Thanksgiving day is celebrated through out America,  Friends and family get together, eat together and thank...

Parliament House in Canberra marks the Hindu Festival of Lights

A bushel of diyas (beacons) illumined the Great Hall, and vibrant floral decorations adorned the hallways of the Federal Parliament House...

Hindus laud Maine college for Hindu shrine

Bates College in Lewiston (Maine, USA), a highly selective residential college, founded by Freewill Baptists in 1855, has a...

Man who set fire to 40 religious Hindu flags sought by cops

An unknown suspect entered the victims front yard and did set fire to 40 religious Hindu flags. Police are...

Church of England’s condemnation of cinemas showing Hindu film “out-of-line”

Hindus term The Church of England’s condemning United Kingdom (UK) cinemas for showing a Hindu-themed short animation film as...

Khattar assures ‘gau rakshaks’ of revoking cases against them

  Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today assured “gau rakshaks” (cow protectors) of revoking cases registered against them....

Babri anniversary: VHP, Bajrang Dal observe ‘Shaurya Diwas’

Members of Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindi Parishad today pledged to work for the early construction of Ram Temple...

Badals creating scare among Hindus in Punjab by spreading canards: Dal Khalsa

JALANDHAR: When ruling Shiromani Akali Dal is organizing Sadbhawna rallies to “ensure communal harmony and peace in state”, Sikh...

US Hindus protest against jhandi-burning in NY

Chandigarh: A group of Hindu Americans held a rally to condemn an incident of anti-Hindu arson in the Richmond...

Modi will realise Hindus’ dream of Ram temple: Togadia

VHP leader Praveen Togadia on Sunday expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would ensure a grand Ram Mandir is built in Ayodhaya as...

Bangladesh: Ten People Injured at Hindu Temple Blast, 3 Arrested

Three crude bombs went off at a Jatra pandal injuring ten. Representational Image Representational Image dna Research & Archives...

Hindus hold prayers for peace

More than 650 Hindus were registered to vote in the Swami Narayan temple compound. PHOTO: AYSHA SALEEM/EXPRESS KARACHI:  Saturday...

Bajrang Dal renews Ram temple campaign on Babri anniversary

  A scene during the demolition of the Babri Masjid on December 6, 1992. Photo: The Hindu Photo Archive...

Hindu statesman Zed welcomed at Brigham Young University’s Jerusalem Center

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed recently received a warm welcome at Jerusalem Center of Brigham Young University (BYU) in Israel;...

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at MIT

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), a world-class educational...

Construction continuing on Hindu Hanuman Temple of Greater Chicago

Construction is reportedly continuing on large two-storey Hanuman Mandir of Greater Chicago in Glenview (Illinois). According to reports, construction...

Hindus worldwide laud Singapore for allowing Thaipusam live music

Worldwide Hindus have commended Singapore government for reportedly allowing live music at colorful Thaipusam Hindu street procession in January,...

Hindus laud Maine college for “Hindu shrine”

Bates College in Lewiston (Maine, USA), a highly selective residential college, founded by Freewill Baptists in 1855, has a...

“Hindu Prayer Room” sought at Taiwan Airport

Hindus are urging for a designated “Hindu Prayer Room” at Taoyuan International (TI) Airport, Taiwan’s largest and one of...

Cow dung saves you from nuclear bombs & Cow urine can cure cancer

igarh, in Western Uttar Pradesh, came quite close to a full blown communal clash earlier this year. A cow...

Threats will not stop me from working for Hindutva cause: Pramod Muthalik

these threats will not stop me from working for Hindutva cause: Pramod Muthalik, Sri Rama Sene in Hubli  ...

Australia’s biggest Hindu temple opens amid rising Indian population

Music is played on board as devotees celebrate temple opening. (Photo: Sri Durga Temple Melbourne) THE Sri Durga Temple built...

Will strive to bring all Hindu groups together: Pravin Togadia

NEW DELHI: The Vishwa Hindu Parishad has said it will strive to bring together everybody working for the cause...

Hindus observe Kartik Snaan

Hindus across the country yesterday observed the religious event of Kartik with many going to the beach or river...

Shiva Temple NANAIMO Center of excellence of Sanatan Dharma

Shri Achleshwar Mahadev Shiva Mandir temple NANAIMO is 2nd dream project of Samskrita Veena Foundation, 1st being the Hindu...

Hindu council team meets Zafarul Haq

ISLAMABAD: An eight-member delegation of Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) Wednesday called on Leader of the House in Senate Raja...

Hindus concerned at Hindu flags burning in New York on Thanksgiving

Hindus are highly concerned after reports of burning of 40 Hindu religious flags outside a Woodhaven home in Queens,...

Hindu Temple: Dream Of Indians In Australia Finally Comes True

Hindu Temple: Dream Of Indians In Australia Finally Comes True   The impending wish of the increasing population of...

Man who set fire to 40 religious Hindu flags sought by cops

An unknown suspect entered the victims front yard and did set fire to 40 religious Hindu flags. Police are...

Singapore Prime Minister Lee pays tribute to Sikh community

The Singaporean government has allowed Indian students to take their own mother tongue (Urdu, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi and Punjabi)...

‘Why intelligentsia was silent when 4.5L Hindus were displaced from Kashmir’

DHARAMPURI : Building the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya would be the actual tribute to Ashoke Singhal. Thus said Ashutosh...

Ashok Singhal’s Death not to derail VHP’s agenda

VARANASI: After immersing the ashes of its patron Ashok Singhal in river Ganga in the city of salvation on...

Suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur to join RSS

  New Delhi: Suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur has announced that he will soon join the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)....

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat to visit Bengal

Kolkata: Ahead of the crucial 2016 Assembly polls in West Bengal, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat will arrive...

VHP to organise large gathering for Ram Temple on Babri Demolition Day

VHP to organise large gathering for Ram Temple on Babri Demolition Day, may sparks communal tension Lucknow: The VHP...

Australia’s Biggest Hindu Temple to Have Grand Opening on November 30

  Sri Durga Temple, the biggest Hindu Temple in Australia, began its pre-opening ceremonies Nov. 24. The temple will...

The Hindu View of Food and Drink: A critique – Shrivathsa B

“The purpose of revisiting the question of “whether the ancients ate beef?” is funny. What if one were to...

$3.2 million Hindu temple launched in Ontario

A new about $3.2-million Hindu temple has been launched in Windsor (Ontario, Canada). Known as Hindu Mandir Windsor, this...

Hindus seek stay of existing Hindu shrine in Pennsylvania college

Hindus would like the existing Hindu shrine in the Prayer Room at Bryn Mawr College (BMC) campus in Pennsylvania...

On World Hindu News Second Anniversary, Thank You All

    Rahul Chandra On this second anniversary of World Hindu News,Program thank you for empowering global Hindu news reporting, publishing and...