HINDUISM – Highlights

HINDUISM – Highlights

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...