HINDUISM

Hon. Indian PM ‘Modi magic’ has broken all booking records in Allphones Arena: RSS’ Ravi Kumar

Sydney, Nov. 13 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) International Joint Coordinator Ravi Kumar on Thursday praised Prime Minister Narendra...

Glen Rock residents seek Diwali observance at district schools

Members of the borough’s Indian community have asked the Glen Rock school district to formally observe Diwali. Above, youngsters...

Hindu Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev to open 500 schools in India

BABA RAMDEV TO OPEN 500 SCHOOLS IN INDIA http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/baba-ramdev-school-chain-aacharya-kulam-haridwar/1/405885.html Baba Ramdev to open chain of schools across India :-...

Chronology Of Hinduism in America

1780s CE Trade between India and America Trade started between India and America in the late 1700s. In 1784,...

Visit places of worship for cleansing mind, soul: Goa governor

Panaji, Dec 2 (IANS) — Goa Governor Mridula Sinha has exhorted Goans to visit places of worship because these...

India now has a Minister of Yoga — and he wants India’s cultural bliss back

Indian students of Delhi Public School perform yoga in Hyderabad. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed a Yoga...

Hindus hail “Yoga Room” launch at Chicago Midway Airport

Hindus have applauded launching of “Yoga Room” at Chicago Midway International Airport, calling it a “step in the positive...

Hindu parents in Glen Rock ask school district to recognize Diwali holyday

GLEN ROCK — A contingent of borough parents has petitioned the school board to include Diwali — a Hindu...

Hinduism not just a way of life

Hinduism is missing from listings Occasionally, I have discovered that Hinduism does not find mention in listings of religions...

Countering Terrorism And Fundamentalism With The Ancient Indian Wisdom: ‘Sanadhana Dharma’

Terrorism and Religious Fundamentalism have emerged as the greatest threat to the humanity in the twenty first century.  The...

Science behind Hindu’s Four Ages (Chatur Yugas): Magnetogeddon may destroy the World!

Science behind Hindu’s Four Ages (Chatur Yugas): Magnetogeddon may destroy the world! Research paper written by London Swaminathan Research article No.1458;...

Philosophy of Hinduism

Hinduism is not a religion as such is understood by the term. It is a symposium of various and...

Video : ‘Panchagavya Chikitsa Mahasammelan’ – A report

HJS representatives meet H.H. Vishuddhanandji Maharaj during ‘Panchagavya Chikitsa Mahasammelan There will be revolution in this country when Hindu...

RK Misson Open Meditation Center in Fiji

THE lack of spiritual learning in schools prompted the Ramakrishna Mission to build a $2million universal meditation centre in...

Government Says Railways Responsible for Maha Kumbha Mela Tragedy

The report squarely blames the railways for the deaths on platform number 6 of the station. The report says...

World Hindu Congress – Introduction

World Hindu Congress “Yato Dharmastato Jaya” (“Where there is Dharma, There is Victory”) An Instrument for Organising the Global Hindu...

Training Course for Certified Volunteer Chaplains of the Hindu Faith

VIRGINIA, USA, December 3, 2014: Hindu University of America, in conjunction with Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America, is pleased...

Forum for Hindu Awakening: Greetings of Datta Jayanti, 6th December 2014

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Hinduism Today Launches Digital Dharma Fund-Raising Drive 2014

KAUAI, HAWAII, December 2, 2014: The Editors of Hinduism Today and HPI announce our 2014 “Digital Dharma Drive” to...

‘Appoint Censor Board members having knowledge of Hindu Dharma, else hand over board to Hindus’

‘Central Censor Board’ : the Board is expected to take care of sentiments of people. But it is observed...

‘Hindus should oppose, in lawful manner, films and plays denigrating Deities to repay their debt to society’

If films and plays are produced on incidents from ‘Ramayana’ and ‘Mahabharata’ which impart good sanskars and morals, positive...

Chopda-Jalgaon (Maharashtra) : Shiv Sena MLA felicitated by HJS

MLA Sonawane (second from left) being felicitated Chopda-Jalgaon (Maharashtra) : Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) felicitated Shiv Sena MLA Prof....

Goa Governor adopts Hindu’s Holy Cow for daily worship

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha on Wednesday adopted a cow and a calf after visiting a cattle conservation centre in...

Maharashtra : Government Panel advises ban on conversion through Love Jihad

MUMBAI: A state-appointed committee has recommended enacting a law against the luring of women with false promises of marriage...

Qutub Minar is actually the Vishnu Stambha, a Hindu structure

Here is another monument which was shell-cased, desecrated, manipulated and renamed to suit personal/religious agendas. It is a long...

Fight against injustice – Shri. Pramod Mutalik, Shri Ram Sena

Mangaluru ( Karnataka) :  Attack on national level shooter Tara Sahadev shows that love jihad still exists. Therefore, do not...

Goa Hindu Mahasabha opposes film Elizabeth Ekadashi

News below : Pune : School wanted to screen ‘Elizabeth Ekadashi’, cancelled after parents create awareness ! Panaji : Hindu...

BSF told to stop Hindu’s Holy Cow smuggling

With the Sangh Parivar keen on stopping illegal transport of cows across the border for slaughtering, Home Minister Rajnath...

RSS committed to construct Ram temple: Bhagwat

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat today said the RSS was committed to construct Ram temple in Ayodhya....

To connect with villages, RSS comes up with two schemes

In a bid to expand its base in villages and connect rural people with pro-Hindu ideology, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh...

Attacks on Hindu temples in Pakistan a worrying trend

In the latest incident of its kind, a Hindu temple was attacked by fanatics in Pakistan, the temple was...

Election 2014: Jammu Searches for ‘Hindu CM’

Sham Lal Sharma, a Congress politician from Jammu clamoured for a ‘Hindu CM’ not once but twice. Once he...

Trash Order denying Nod for HM Demo’

CHENNAI: The Villupuram unit of the Hindu Munnani (HM) has moved the Madras High Court to quash an order...

RSS goes for rural expansion in UP before 2017 assembly polls

Starting its homework for the coming 2017 assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has come up...

Swamy meets Uddhav, says BJP, Sena should unite for Hindutva

Mumbai: As Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena try to mend their severed ties, Subramaniam Swamy came calling at...

Hindu Deities will not be criticized in Prof. Shyam Manav’s program – ad. District Collector

Congratulations to devout Hindus fighting against anti-Hindu programs !   Sangli (Maharashtra) : Prof. Shyam Manav’s program has been...

FIR against Anti-Hindu MIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi

MUMBAI: An FIR has been registered against Akbaruddin Owaisi, leader of the Majlis-e Ittihad al-Muslimin (MIM) party for organizing...

Charter of Hindu Demands passed unanimously

Islamabad: October 14, 2014. (PCP) Pakistan Hindu Council, during its general body meeting, has passed a resolution unanimously, which...

Root of the present advanced science is in Vedas – Udayan Indurkar

‘Vedas’, The Root of the present advanced science ! Pune (Maharashtra) : The root of the advanced science and technology...

VHP’s Reconversion drive : 26 Christians & Muslims revert to Hinduism in Mumbai

October 5,2014 Mumbai : After the controversial Reconversion of 72 Christians of Seventh Day Adventist Church in Asroi village of...

Maharashtra : Young Hindu woman released from clutches of love jihad, thanks to Pro-Hindus

Lack of ‘Dharma-shikshan’ amongst Hindu young women, is the reason that they get caught in false love-dragnet of fanatics, so...

Anti-Hindu Police disallowed Hindus to recite ‘aarti’ for convenience of fanatics’ ‘namaz’

Police show rules and regulations to only Hindus instead of showing them to insolent fanatics ! • Hindus should...

​Nithyananda Swami’s report: CID submit test results to court

​Nithyananda Swami’s report: CID submit test results to court —————– The Karnataka CID today submitted the medical test report...

​​Research on Rebirth​: ​​Maria Wirth

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

Utah’s Hindus light up the night

Utah’s Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple in South Jordan hosted hundreds of believers Friday evening for one of the faith’s...

Pak Hindu families seek help for visa to visit Haridwar

AMRITSAR: Hindu families living in Pakistan have sought help from Jathas coming from India for getting visas to visit...

Byadgi : Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha receives encouraging response

Byadgi (Dharwad, Karnataka) : On 25th November, Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) organized a Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha (Sabha) at Sri Siddheshwar Kalyan...

Mohan Bhagwat highlights three Gs of Hindu religion

On the first day of his three-day stay in Hardwar, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday gave special focus...

Hindus defy curfew : March to stop unauthorized construction of mosque in Airoli (Navi Mumbai)

India is the only country in the world where citizens have to take out a march for action against...

The Hindu holy men – Hindu Sadhus in pictures

Mario Gerth travelled across India and Nepal to photograph Sadhus, the Hindu holy men who live their lives away...

Mohan Bhagwat at World Hindu Congress

RSS sarasanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, VHP’s chief patron Ashok Singhal at World Hindu Congress,...

Yezidi’s State their Plight and HAF, Art of Living Vow Support

Hindu activists Vijay Pallod (left) and Gita Bhatia with local Yezidi leaders Murad Ismail and organization president Haider Elias...

RSS men protest attack on member

A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) member was assaulted by unidentified men on Wednesday. He has been hospitalised and is...

Lord Ganesha placement at Windsor Chapel Sparks Anger

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, was critical of this reimagined Lord Ganesha...

Modi visit to Nepal’s Janakpur temple cancelled

Nepal government blames Maoists, Madhesi paries; Indian Embassy says “no official word yet” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to...

Hindu Death Rituals and Beliefs

There is one thing that is certain in this lifetime: eventually we all must die. A belief in the...

Hindus outrage over tag

Hindus are outrage over the alleged labeling of gypsies as liars and cheats by a Spanish dictionary. Hindu statesman...

A proud Hindu in power in Delhi after 800 years: Singhal

The reins of power in Delhi have come into the hands of a “swabhimani (proud)” Hindu after 800 years,...

Lobbying Persuasively, for an Accurate Portrayal of Hinduism and its Just Role in American Society

The organizers and Board of Directors of the HAF with Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard at the end of the fundraiser...

VPSS Annakut Festival

HOUSTON: From the intense bustle and noise of highway traffic of southwest Houston, a short deviation on to Bellfort...

Hinduism inspired Australians call PM Modi a ‘man of humble beginnings’

Brisbane (Australia), Nov. 16 (ANI): Followers of Hinduism in Australia have lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s humble beginnings, and...

Sewa and Arya Samaj Organize a Workshop on Raising Emotionally Healthy Children

HOUSTON: A Free seminar “Raising Emotionally Healthy Children” was held on Sunday, November 16 from 12:30 PM to 3:30...

TTD holds ‘Vanabhojanam’ at Agastheeswara temple

TTD Executive Officer M.G. Gopal and Chandragiri MLA Chevireddy Bhaskar Reddy serve food at the Kartheeka Vanabhojanam organised by...

[GHHF] How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao : Part 2 (3 & 4 Chapters)

  GHHF: How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao *  Part 2 (3 & 4 Chapters)...

Hindus critical of Pope for ignoring Roma apartheid in address to European Parliament

Hindus are critical of His Holiness Pope Francis for not raising the issue of European Roma (Gypsy) apartheid in...

Sewa & VYASA Concluded 4th Camp to Manage Diabetes Through Yoga Therapy

HOUSTON: “This was by far the best program in this center with highest rate of retention”, said William Rees...

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

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

Auspicious journey: Hindu pilgrims arrive in city

LAHORE: A delegation of Hindu pilgrims arrived in Pakistan today at 11am via the Wagah Border. The pilgrims have travelled...

Hindu jatha leaves for Pakistan

AMRITSAR: Undeterred by terror threats, a Hindu jatha, comprising 140 devotees from across the country, left for Pakistan to...

Hindu temple draw Indian immigrants from around the country

PITTSBURGH | Seated in front of the floodlit, intricately sculpted facade of their Hindu temple in Penn Hills, Pa.,...

Hindus upset at mounting of Lord Ganesha grotesque on Windsor Chapel 

Hindus are upset at placing of carved Lord Ganesha as a grotesque creature on the medieval walls of St. George’s...

[GHHF] How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao : Part 1 (1 & 2 Chapters)

  GHHF: How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao * Part 2 (3 & 4 Chapters)  ...

Video Captures Chopper Crash, India’s Hindu Spiritual Leader Survives

ROUGH CUT – NO REPORTER NARRATION STORY: India’s highly followed Hindu spiritual leader, Asaram Bapu on Wednesday (August 29)...

Hindu-American morganisation endorses nine candidates for Congressional polls

Hindu-American morganisation endorses nine candidates for Congressional polls A Hindu-American organisation has endorsed as many as nine candidates, including...

Hindu right rewriting Indian textbooks

Ahmedabad, Gujarat – You cannot blame Bhavana Vaja, 12, for telling you that the first aeroplane was invented during the mythical...

Hindu pilgrims arriving at Katas Raj tomorrow

CHAKWAL: As many as 200 Hindu pilgrims are expected to arrive at Katas Raj from India tomorrow (November 26)....

Sadhus gather in Banavara for weeklong spiritual event

Sadhus taking part in a ‘homa’ as part of the ‘Sadhu Santa Samagama’ at Banavara in Hassan district on...

15 Scientific Reasons Behind Popular Hindu Traditions

We’re so used to following traditions. But have we ever stopped to wonder why they exist in the first...

ISIS atrocities on Yezidis: Hindus join protest in Washington DC

Yezidis and Hindus from across the US came together at Washington DC to protest the repeated targeting of Yezidis...

Actor Raghava Lawrence to build Hindu Temple for his mother

“I’m in this world because of my mother. I dedicate this temple to all mothers, who have sacrificed their...

RSS worker stabbed at Thalassery

A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker suffered multiple stab injuries in an attack by alleged Communist Party of India...

Contribution of British Hindus is commended

The contribution made by Hindus and Indians living in the UK while visiting Leicester’s BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir for...

Goddess photo in school and hospitals: VHP

Jagdalpur, Nov25 (TruthDive):VHP( Vishwa Hindu Parishad), has told all Christian schools and hospitals that it should display Goddess Saraswati...

Pakistan Hindu urge Jatha leaders to take ashes of their dear ones to immerse in Ganga

AMRITSAR: Hindu families living in Pakistan have sought help from Jatha’s visiting Pakistan on various religious occasions to either...

Hunterdon Art Museum exhibiting artworks devoted to Hindu god Siva

Hunterdon Art Museum in Clinton is showing an exhibition containing several artworks devoted to Hindu deity Siva.The exhibition, titled...

Sadhana Sargam Adds Sparkle to Sunnyvale Diwali Mela

Sunnyvale, Calif. — Bright lights and the beats of Bollywood greeted the thousands of Indian Americans at the Sunnyvale Hindu...

Senate expresses solidarity with Hindus

ISLAMABAD: In order to express solidarity with the Hindu community on Diwali, the Senate was adjourned on Friday without...

Salt Lake Krishna temple to host Hindu festival of lights

MILLCREEK — Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and their guests around the world are celebrating victories of good over evil during...

Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif admires Hindu’s role in development

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has greeted Hindu members of the parliament including members of the National Assembly and...

HINDU LEADER SAYS THANKS BUT #NOTHANKS TO KIM KARDASHIAN

Amid swirling rumors over the real reason Kim kardashian’s trip to India was cancelled last minute (her team claimed...

Stop atrocities on kids during Muharram: HC

Mumbai: The Bombay high court on Monday told the state to try and stop atrocities on children, who are...

VHP leader asks Hindus to use helpline no. to stay safe

Dr Togadia said that the VHP helpline has helped more than 50,000 Hindus across the country In an attempt...

‘Gita my basis for counselling Hindus in U.S. military’

US President Barack Obama honours Indian-American Pratima Dharm, for her contribution for Hindus in the US Military, at a...

Ram Barat left for Janakpur in Nepal

Vishwa Hindu Parishad(VHP) sponsored ‘ Ram Barat’ today left for Janakpur in Nepal after religious ceremony at the Karsevekpurm....

Secrets Of The Red Colour In Hinduism 

The colour of love is red. What if we tell you that the colour of your destiny is also...

Hindus still pushing for Diwali holiday in Millburn schools

Hindus are still pushing for introducing Diwali as a school holiday in New Jersey’s Millburn Township School District (MTSD)...

Mention of Sex and Goddess Kali by TV Host Conan Upsets Some Hindus in the US

Some Hindus are disturbed over “inappropriate” portrayal of Hindu Goddess Kali in a sexual joke on TBS late night...

Paying homage to Hindu deities and attaining bliss on pilgrimages

Hindus in Malaysia visit temples in India to achieve spiritual bliss S Ratnambal has regularly gone on temple tours...

Importance Of Aarti In Hinduism 

Aarti is an inseparable part of Hindu puja rituals. An aarti is usually performed after all the puja rituals...

Hindu right wing organisation wants Marathi film withdrawn from IFFI

Panaji: A right wing organisation has objected to a Marathi film to be screened at IFFI, which begins here...

Hindu religious leader seeks recall of Spanish dictionary labeling gypsies as cheats and liars

Hindus say that recently released 23rd edition of prestigious Royal Spanish Academy Dictionary of the Spanish Language reportedly labeling...

Hinduism professor Jay Lakhani backs town’s bid for temple

Jay Lakhani at the Hindu temple trust fundraiser at Park South Community centre HUNDREDS of Hindus leading the campaign...

PM Modi remembers Ranade, says no RSS member can match him in perfection

New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that no one in the Rashtriya Swayamsevak...

RSS Chief to Wind Up State Tour

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagawat BENGALURU: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief  Mohan Bhagawat will wind up his one-week-long tour in...

Global Hindu meet from November 21

2,000 delegates to discuss solutions to myriad challenges faced by Hindus worldwide Around 2,000 delegates are gathering in the...

Interfaith community host memorial to the late founder of Huddersfield’s first Hindu temple

Guru Datt Bali An interfaith memorial service has been held for the founder of Huddersfield’s first Hindu temple, Guru...

Hindu right-wing body scorns ‘Elizabeth Ekadashi’

The right-wing outfit Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) has demanded withdrawal of the screening of Marathi film ‘Elizabeth Ekadashi’ from the upcoming...

Juba Dal leader grabs Hindu’s land 

The Juba Dal leader claims that he had bought the land from two expatriates A Juba Dal leader has...

Zed encourages Hindus to maintain lead in marriage rates

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has appealed to the fellow Hindus to continue leading in marriage rates in USA...

Professor awarded NEH funding for research on Hindu rituals

Assistant Professor Amy L. Allocco visits India next year through a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the...

Hindu temple is preparing to celebrate its 30th anniversary

A colourful ceremony at the Tayside Hindu Cultural Centre. Tayside’s only Hindu temple is preparing to celebrate its 30th...

Hindu temple torched in Tando Mohammad Khan

Ash is scattered round a barely visible idol on the raised platform and the floor of the small temple...

Thapa streses on referendum on Hindu state

LAMKI: Chairman of Rastriya Prajatanra Party -RPP-Nepal Kamal Thapa has said that the constitution would be delivered in the slated...

V K Singh adopts Mirpur Hindu village

Ghaziabad: Union Minister and local MP General (retd) V K Singh has adopted Mirpur Hindu village here under the Sansad...

Ram temple will be built with consensus: Sadhvi Niranjan

Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti has said that a temple of Lord Ram would be constructed at Ayodhya with...

Karnataka Home Minister warns Kiss of Love protesters, vows to uphold State’s culture

Bengaluru: Nov 18, 2014, DHNS:  Karnataka Home Minister K.J. George said on Tuesday that the police will take action...

Youths clean up streets around Meenakshi Temple

Members of ‘Maatralaam’ engaged in a clean-up drive near Sri Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple in the city. Photo: R. Ashok...

Arsonists blamed for Hindu temple burning in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: A Hindu temple was burnt in Tando Mohammad Khan district behind Barrage Colony area by unidentified persons. The...

World Hindu Congress begins Friday

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS): An international conference that aims to unite Hindus across the globe will begin here...

Conference Has Goal to Empower and Promote Leadership Among Hindu Women

Women’s rights movements have rapidly been growing in the West, but is still lacking in many parts of the...

VHP Leader Togadia rakes up Ram temple issue again

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) will use all its resources and energy to construct a grand Ram temple at...

RSS Sarasanghachalak Mohan Bhagwat at Sant Sammelan

Mainstream Media always chooses to ignore the social work done by the RSS. NiTi Central brings you this weekly...

Hindus make imprint on Pittsburgh religious scene

PITTSBURGH — Seated in front of the floodlit, intricately sculpted façade of their Hindu temple in Penn Hills, Pa.,...

Hinduism inspired Australians call PM Narendra Modi a ‘man of humble beginnings’

Followers of Hinduism in Australia have lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s humble beginnings, and said he can spread the...

I would love to write about Hinduism – Dan Brown

The Da Vinci Code (published in 2003), Dan Brown’s blockbuster thriller, was (and still is) subject to criticism and...

Gaibandha Hindu temple destroyed in fire, sabotage suspected

A Hindu temple in Gaibandha town has been destroyed in fire.   Local Hindu community allege Saturday’s fire at...

Dalai Lama, Mohan Bhagwat, Amit Shah to address World Hindu Congress 2014

BJP and RSS leaders will address an international conference beginning here Nov 21 that seeks to provide a global...

Hindu temple visit about much more than blessings

How often do you get to immerse yourself in another religion or culture? I had the opportunity a couple...

Hindu temple draws Indian immigrants from around the country

PITTSBURGH — Seated in front of the floodlit, intricately sculpted façade of their Hindu temple in Penn Hills, Pa.,...

A Successful Eye Camp At Likoni Ferry By Hindu Council of Kenya

Coastweek — On 18th October 2014, Hindu Council of Kenya, Mombasa branch along with Mombasa Eye Hospital and Laser Centre...

Dharampal, the Great Gandhian and Historian of Indian Science by D.P. Agrawal

The people, who worry about the fact that the mainstream Western Historians of Science totally ignored the great contributions...

Eight Hindu Puranas with Modern Hindi Translation Hindi Granth Karyalay

|| ॐ ह्रीं श्री पार्श्वनाथाय नमः || || Auṃ Hrīṃ Śrī Pārśvanāthāya Namaḥ || Jay Jinendra नमो वीतरागाय NAMO...

The Dharma

Dharma (/ˈdɑrmə/; Sanskrit: धर्म dharma,  listen (help·info); Pali: धम्म dhamma) is a key concept with multiple meanings in the Indian religions Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism. There...

Bhagwat Calls For A United Hindu Society

Tumakuru (KTK) : Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday called for a united Hindu society saying...

BJP condemns arrest of RSS cadres by Tamil Nadu police

New Delhi, Nov.9 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday condemned the arrest of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)...

Government announces concessions for Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Afghanistan

NEW DELHI: Government today announced a number of concessions for Hindu and Sikh refugees from Pakistan and Afghanistan as...

VHP Meet Seeks Uniform Civil Code

TUMAKURU: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) passed five key resolutions “for safeguarding the interest of the Hindus and the country,”...

Hindu temple planned in county

The Hindu Educational & Cultural Society of America, located in Hillsboro, is planning to break ground in Washington County...

Sewa International and Houston Maharashtra Mandal Join Hands to Raise Funds for Jammu & Kashmir Floods

HMM president Megha Ozarker handing over the check to Sewa Project coordinator Kavita Tewary. HOUSTON: As we go about...

Nithyananda Vedic Temple Celebrates 7th Anniversary

Nithyananda Yoga Foundation students participated in 7th anniversary celebrations for the Nithyananda Vedic Temple in Montclair, CA. Montclair, CA...

Bharatiya Yuvak Sangh making Hindu temple on the blueprints of Sri Harmandir Sahib

Amritsar, Punjab: Amritsar’s 106-year-old Durgiana Mandir (Copy of Darbar Sahib) will now replace the Sri Harmandir Sahib as the theme of...

Dina Goldstein’s ‘Gods Of Suburbia’ Criticized By Hindu Group

Ganesh in “Gods of Suburbia” The latest series by Vancouver photographer Dina Goldstein has received backlash from at least...

Devotees Offer Prayer in the Month of Kartik

Hindu devotees offers prayers after taking a holy dip in the River Yamuna during the auspicious Hindu calendar month...


Petition in high court for proper safety arrangements at Kumbh Mela

MUMBAI: A petition has been filed in the Bombay high court by the Hindu Janajagruti Samit with regards to...

Hindu’s Worshipping Gods

HINDUISM. The denomination is said to have a deity believed to have created everything, a deity to sustain everything,...

PM Modi tribute for RSS leader Eknath Ranade

PM Modi at the event at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday attended the Eknath Ranade Birth...

Hindu organization to build authentic Indian temple near Hillsboro

The Hillsboro-based Hindu Educational and Cultural Society of America hopes to break ground on an authentic Indian temple outside...

War against adharma

Creation, sustenance and dissolution happen continuously through the Sankalpa of the supreme being. Creation is possible with Rajas, protection...

Hindu Conference Tries to Share Dharmic Knowledge – From Women’s Rights to World Economics

The World Hindu Congress 2014, also known as WHC is a large conference that covers a large variety of...

VHP to plant Tulsi saplings in all Hindu homes

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) as part of its Golden Jubilee celebration will plant a Tusli sapling in every...

Excellent YouTube Video on Promoting Dharma Through Education

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, November 11, 2014 (YouTube.com): Dharma Civilization Foundation (DCF)–is dedicated to the idea of unfolding dharma for...

Hindus upset at inappropriate depiction of Hindu gods in Vancouver photo project

Hindus are upset at depiction of Hindu gods in Vancouver (Canada) photographer’s recently premiered photo project “Gods of Suburbia”,...

Hindus celebrate Kartik

These include the Hindu trinity of Lord Brahma (the Creator), Lord Shiva (the Destroyer) and Lord Vishnu (the Sustainer). Others...

PDSN, PILER condemn forcible conversion of Hindu girl in Daharki

Staff Reporter Thursday, November 06, 2014 – Karachi—Pakistan Dalit Solidarity Network (PDSN) and Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research...

Traditional Jagadhatri Puja ends in Kalaskathi 

The Puja and fair observed in Kalaskathi since more than last 200 years The three-day celebration of Jagadhatri Puja...

Malaysian group angered by bottler’s use of Hindu god’s image

KUALA LUMPUR — A consumer group yesterday demanded that the Malaysian authorities punish a mineral water bottler for using...

VHP plans to cover 1 lakh villages to galvanise support for the construction of Ram Temple

New Delhi: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is planning to launch a massive nation-wide campaign to garner support for the...

If the Guru gets Angry, No One In the World Can Save You

CHENNAI : Those who do guru seva with shraddha (faith) and bhakti (devotion) don’t have room for duality in...

HINDU COMMUNITY ENJOYS COLOURFUL FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Thursday, November 13, 2014 – Islamabad—A colourful evening in connection with Diwali – the Hindu – was held here at...

How the world loved the swastika – until Hitler stole it

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

HINDU COMMUNITY ENJOYS COLOURFUL FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Thursday, November 13, 2014 – Islamabad—A colourful evening in connection with Diwali – the Hindu – was held here at...

Amazing facts about Chidambram Temple

After 8 years of R & D, Western scientists have proved that at Lord Nataraja ‘s big toe is...

Bangladeshi Muslims should be pushed back: Togadia

“Infiltration should be finished in India,” VHP international working president Praveen Togadia said adding the issue was posing a...

Facts To Know About Hindu’s Pradosh Vrat 

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The timeless preoccupation of humanity’s philosophical life and life of beliefs has been the struggle between darkness and light....

Bajrang Dal schedules large blood donation camps in November

Udupi, Oct 21: “Bajrang Dal has scheduled to conduct large scale blood donation camps in the state on November 2....

St Georges Shopping Centre, Harrow, to hold Diwali lantern workshop

Children of all ages will be able to create their own lantern to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali....

India decks up for Hindu festival of lights

Customers shop for lanterns at a roadside Diwali market in Mumbai October 20, 2014. Hindus decorate their homes and...

Diwali ‘bang fireworks prohibited’ – SA Hindu Maha Sabha

Given that the exact date to celebrate Diwali has been corrected, the SA Hindu Maha Sabha issued the Diwali...

Hindus to return to Pakistan after PTI comes to power: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan’s opposition leader Imran Khan has said that the Hindus who fled the country after being persecuted will return...

Manohar Lal Khattar: From RSS pracharak to Haryana CM

Manohar Lal Khattar is a low profile RSS leader who is known for his quiet work on the field...

Model forts built during Deepavali awaken ‘Kshatra-vrutti’ among Hindus

Models of forts’ : Attention drawn to ‘Kshatra-vrutti’ (warrior attitude) exhibited by Shivaji Maharaj and impressing upon them the importance of...

Tehri dam needs to be shifted for purification of River Ganga : Puri Shankracharya Shri Nishchalanand Saraswatiji

Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken initiative for purification of River Ganga; but for such purification,  it is...

Vadodara – Communal clash near Vadodara over Love Jihad issue

A communal clash broke out in Dhaniyavi near Makarpura in Vadodara, injuring several persons on Monday afternoon. Villagers say...

Hindu community continues to celebrate Diwali

ISLAMABAD  – The Hindu community living across the globe including Pakistan celebrated the festivity of their festival of lights-Diwali...

Fanatics throw Gomata’s remains in river to antagonize Hindus

Video : Five cows and 5 calves were rescued from the house of Usman Sheikh after the complaint of...

5 facts about Sri Thendayuthapani Hindu’s Temple

SINGAPORE – The Sri Thendayuthapani Temple on Tank Road was gazetted a National Monument by the National Heritage Board...

Hindus in Pakistan demand holiday, aid package on Diwali

 Islamabad: Pakistan’s minority Hindu community leaders have asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to accept their demand for a public holiday...

Century-old Hindu temple is Singapore’s 67th national monument

A 155-year-old Hindu temple in Singapore was today declared the 67th national monument of the country, becoming the third Hindu temple on the...

Ram temple exists at Ayodhya’s disputed site: RSS

LUCKNOW: Now, the Rashtriya Swayemsewak Sangh (RSS) has claimed that there exists a Ram temple at Ayodhya and there...

Interfaith council renews call for dialogue in its Deepavali wishes

An interfaith council has renewed its call for dialogue to renew unity among Malaysians in its Deepavali wishes to...

Indians get ready to celebrate Diwali with a community day of singing, dancing, talks and food

Organisers Gurmeed Nelson and Ashira Gosai promote the Diwali celebration and Grandparents Day to be held at the Kingsgrove...

Shoppers enjoy massive discounts as traders engage in Deepavali price war

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 19 — Last minute shoppers are enjoying massive discounts as traders engage themselves in a price...

Diwali fireworks

Diwali is an exciting time of the year for Hindus and non-Hindus alike, because often friends are invited to their...

Celebrating Diwali, The Hindu Fall Festival Of Lights

The Hindu celebration of Diwali is “a fall festival of lights,” explains Seema Arora, president of the United India Association...

Let’s embrace the light this Deepavali

This Deepavali, I would like to suggest that Malaysians look at two important aspects of themselves and their lives....

Holiday on Diwali: Hindus dismayed by government’s apathy

RAWALPINDI: The Hindu community is dismayed at government indifference to their demand of a public holiday on Diwali. The Hindu...

PM Stephen Harper celebrates Diwali at Hindu Sabha Mandir

On Saturday 18th, Prime Minister Stephen Harper along with key members of his caucus, colleagues from all levels of...

Diwali at D-Chowk: PTI vows to uphold minority rights

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday made commitment with the minorities to give them protection, justice and equal rights...

Hindu identity can save Nepal from disintegration: Khadka

“We are democrats. In a democratic setup peoples’ mandate is final. As far as the country’s religious identity is...

RSS raises pressure on BJP to act on Ram Temple issue and not break poll promise

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) today insisted that a “grand temple” be built in Ayodhya and hoped the Narendra Modi...

2010 Dhaula Kuan gang-rape case: All 5 Jihadi convicts sentenced to life imprisonment

NEW DELHI: A trial court on Monday sentenced all five convicts to life imprisonment in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan...

Shubh Dhanteras – The 1st Day of Diwali & Festival of Wealth – October 2014

Dhanteras is the 1st day of the five day long Deepavali (aka Diwali) spiritual celebration in India. Although Diwali...

Diwali – Keeping the Light Burning

GUYANA, October 18, 2014 (Guyana Chronicle, by Cecil Ramkirath): Deepavali (or Diwali), the Festival of Lights, is one of...

Hindu Munnani seeks probe into terror outfits targeting Hindus

Chennai: Alleging that the “unbridled attacks” on the Hindu leaders and members have been creating a sense of insecurity in...

VHP to hold Virat Hindu Sammelans across country

Buoyed by the runaway victory of the Narendra Modi-led BJP at the Centre, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is...

Boston Museum of Fine Arts celebrating Diwali

This free event will include dance performances, creating rangoli designs, “Diwali around the World” presentation and talks. Distinguished Hindu...

Festival of Lights Hindu’s Diwali

For the Hindu community in the Permian Basin, it’s meaningful to keep the celebration of Diwali alive and well....

Queens Museum in New York exhibits Hindu deities

Queens Museum in New York is displaying various Hindu deities in its “Sacred Waters” exhibition, which is open till...

Rayiranellur hill turns Hindus Pilgrim hotspot

The Durga temple on top of Rayiranellur hill near Pattambi on Saturday was abuzz with thousands who came from...

Hindu celebration coming Sunday night

A Hindu celebration of Diwali is to take place at Prince Albert’s Quality Inn beginning at 5:30 p.m. on...

Hindus commend Malaysia Govt. for Deepavali gift to prisoners

Hindus have commended Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak lead Malaysian Government for the Deepavali gift of family visits to...

The Hindu skips Deepavali bonus as loss mounts

Chennai,Oct 18 (TruthDive): The Hindu employees will for the first time not get Deepavali bonus but only an ex-gratia of...

Hindu women key to survival of Hindu Dharma and Hindustan – Adv. Aparna Ramteerthakar

Adv. Aparna Ramteerthakar guiding women Parbhani (Maharashtra) – “A mother knows the art of keeping the family together. An...

On expansion drive, RSS says all Indians are equal

Lucknow: The RSS, on the first day of its three-day central working committee convention here Friday, said it will...

ADVANCE SALARIES FOR HINDU EMPLOYEES ON THE OCCASION OF ANNUAL FESTIVAL “DIWALI”

Saturday, October 18, 2014 – Karachi—Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, MNA (PML-N) has called for...

Hindu concept of God

IN GENERAL HINDUISM CONSIDERS GOD NOT JUST AS THE SUPREME ALL-POWERFUL GIGANTIC ONE, WHO COMMANDS THE HUMANITY TO TREAD...

Indian festival Diwali Mela lights up Albert Hall on Sunday

Canberrans have been invited to enjoy Bollywood dancing, fireworks and games as the Indian community celebrates its annual festival...

Positive response to HJS from manufacturers of crackers at Shivkashi

Issue pertaining to the pollution due to firing crackers as well as for causing denigration of deities and national...

Santpeeth (Seat of Saints) to be established in Maharashtra – Uddhav Thackeray

Is there any leader in the state like Shivsena Pramukh Uddhav Thackeray, who gives assurance of fulfilling the demand...

Biography of Shiva-Chhatrapati needs to be published in every language – H.H. Sambhajirao Bhide

Sri Durgamata ‘Daud (run)’ concluded with lot of enthusiasm ! Why the rulers don’t realize what H.H. Sambhajirao Bhide...

Five-metre high elephant to feature in colourful Diwali procession through Northampton town centre

A five-metre tall elephant is set to be the highlight of this year’s annual Diwali parade in Northampton town...

Protest : Shivling Marketing blasphemes Shivling

Shivling Marketing is a products’ Supplier and Manufacturer of “Toor Dal” located out of Vasad, Gujarat, India. Hindus have...

Demand for passing a bill for banning cow-slaughter through Rashtriya Hindu Andolans across India

Devout Hindus demand with PM Modi for ban on abattoir Rashtreeya Hindu Andolan at Bengaluru against cow-slaughter Activists from...

River Saraswati, mentioned in the Vedas, really exist

Saraswati is the goddess of knowledge in Hindu mythology. The river Saraswati also has a unique place in Vedic...

Paying homage to Hindu deities and attaining bliss on pilgrimages

Devotees strengthen their faith while on pilgrimage. S. Ratnambal has regularly gone on temple tours to India since 2001....

Lutheran college in Iowa to celebrate Hindu Diwali

Luther College; a college of the Lutheran Church affiliated to Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, a Christian denomination; will...

Understanding Why ‘Love Jihadists’ Need to be Countered

The Congress and Samajwadi party are not letting any stone remain unturned in criticizing BJP for communal polarization and...

Hindus mark Navratri with pomp and colour 

Literally meaning ‘nine nights,’ Navratri is one of the most celebrated festivals among the Hindus. The festival, which was...

Memo submitted to PM Modi to create homeland for Kashmiri Pandits

MEMO TO HON. NARENDRA  MODI TO REORGANIZE KASHMIR, EXPAND DEMOCRACY, & CREATE A HOMELAND FOR THE VICTIMS OF JIHAD...

Barbarism of Anti-Hindu police who brutally lathi-charged 3000 ‘Gou-premi’ Hindus

Pimpri (Pune, Maharashtra) –  Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) had given permission to operate abattoir on temporary basis, in the...

ABVP Organises Human Chain Against Atrocities on Women including ‘Love Jihad’

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today organised a human chain in 4,000 places across the country in protest against...

Rajiv Malhotra at Bangalore Litfest on Hinduism and Grand Indian Narrative

Rajiv Malhotra, the Indian American entrepreneur who had a successful career in the computer and telecom industries, talked about his...

Run For SEWA

Where Riverside Park 575 Riverside Rd Roswell, GA 30075 Upcoming 7:00 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 Cost Buy Categories Events,  Other  ...

Sanatan Sanstha’s spokesperson insulted by Anti-Hindu Arnab Goswami

Shri. Anand Jakhotia, the erstwhile Spokesperson of Sanatan Sanstha was invited to a debate on the ‘Times Now’ channel. The...

Plans In Place For Bath’s 8th Annual Diwali Festival

Plans are in place for Bath’s eighth annual Diwali festival party, which this year is taking place at Beechen...

London meet says RSS, Islamic State, Taliban, European far-right “using religion for political supremacy”

By Our RepresentativeA two-day International Conference on the Religious Right, Secularism and Civil Rights held in London on October...

Significance of Rangoli in Hinduism

It’s that time of the year when colours adorn the threshold of your abode and you spend hours making...

Swami Pranavananda defends hindutva

Mangalore, Oct 17: Swami Pranavananda came before JMFC II court to attend a case hearing filed by Popular Front of...

Pakistan Hindu Council demanded Public Holiday on ‘Deewali’ for Interfaith Harmony

Islamabad: October 17, 2014. (PCP) Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, MNA (PML-N) has said that...

Hindu relics from Jamaica Bay featured in exhibi

Extended until Nov. 2 at the Queens Museum of Art is a unique exhibit that combines faith and environmentalism....

Kundapur: ‘RSS only organization involved in silent revolution’

Kundapur, Oct 15: “Indian history is not a history of defeats, it is a history of constant conflicts. RSS is...

Hindus keen to reclaim Diwali from commercial trappings

For thousands of years, Diwali remained a private, family event, with relatives getting together at the home of the...

Hindu leaders seek dual-vote right for non-Muslims

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) on Tuesday demanded that the lawmakers make constitutional amendments to give dual-vote right...

Hindu community moves court for protection of temple

Say that if urgent repairs are not carried out, walls of the temple might collapse putting in peril the...

RSS meet aims to attract youth

Aimed at increasing its presence across the country, the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) has decided to add more youths...

Record viewership for Doordarshan in the week it aired RSS’s Mohan Bhagwat speech

Even though the national broadcaster, Doordarshan News, was under attack from numerous quarters including opposition parties for telecasting live...

Coventry’s Indian community to celebrate Diwali this weekend

It’s that time of year when the celebrations and holidays are coming thick and fast. With Halloween and Bonfire...

Welsh History Month: Majority of Welsh Hindus settled in Wales during the second half of the 20th century

A service for 18 year old Jaspal Singh celebrating his engagement with gifts of money from other worshippers which...

Charles Michel’s Government Accepted By Hindus In Belgium

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that although Michel’s coalition took about...

Delhi’s (Dhaula Kuan) gangrape case : Delhi court convicts all five Jihadi accused

New Delhi: A Delhi court today held all the five accused guilty in 2010 Dhaula Kuan gangrape case involving a...

RSS calls for swadeshi Diwali in schools, wants end to ‘Chinese invasion’ of festival

The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) has directed schools to ensure that students celebrate ‘Swadeshi Deepawali’ this year. It has...

No Diwali bonus for employees of The Hindu this year

New Delhi: The implementation of the recommendations of the Majithia committee raising salaries for so-called working journalists (a term...

Action plan for Pakistani Hindu migrants soon: Rajnath Singh

Union home minister Rajanath Singh has said that central government will prepare an action plan shortly for the proper...

Five Days of Diwali

DAY 1 :DHANTERAS Dhanteras marks the first day of the five-day-long Diwali Festival. Dhanteras Festival, also known as Dhantrayodashi...

Birmingham Diwali Celebration

Diwali is an ancient festival that has been celebrated every autumn for thousands of years to symbolise the triumph...

Luther Diwali festival celebrates light in the face of winter

As we face shorter days and cooler temperatures, students at Luther College in Decorah will offer a reminder of...

Diwali Greetings from Us

Year 2014 will be noted as one of the most significant in the history of world- more so in...

Hindus urge Hungarian PM Orban to integrate Roma

In view of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s governing Fidesz party winning control of all county assemblies and all...

Neasden temple helps elderly residents celebrate Sewa Day

A little magic, some comedy and a singalong were the order of the day for elderly residents and carers...

AL cheating Hindus: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has said that the ruling Awami League is cheating the Hindus in Bangladesh beneath a...

Bhagwat, Singhal and Togadia to address VHP rally in Kolkata

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sarsanghachalak Mohan Bhagavat, Vishwa Hindu Parishad patron Ashok Singhal, VHP working president Praveen Togadia are...

Krishna Gopal replaces Suresh Soni as RSS Pointsman

NEW DELHI: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh functionary Krishna Gopal is the new liaison person between the Sangh and the BJP,...

English-written encylopedia of Hinduism first of its kind

Madhav Sinha, of the India Heritage Research Foundation Canada, says The Encyclopedia of Hinduism took more than 1,000 scholars...

Hindu group asks Amazon to stop selling leggings with images of Hindu gods

A line of women’s leggings carrying images of Hindu gods and goddesses available for purchase on Amazon.com, seems to...

Online retailer Amazon.com should remove leggings carrying Hindu gods: Hindu religious leader 

Upset Hindus have urged world’s largest online retailer Amazon.com headquartered in Seattle (USA) for the immediate withdrawal of women’s...

Moksha or Liberation From Samsara

According to Hinduism the goal of human life is to be free or liberated from samsara, the repeated births and deaths. Such...

Devout ‘Gou-rakshaks’, anti-Hindu elected representatives and worthless democracy

Devout ‘Gou-rakshaks’ who are fit to receive God’s grace, anti-Hindu elected representatives who harass them and worthless democracy !...

India consider Hinduism a Global Legacy, says RSS Chief

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday said people living in India consider Hinduism a global legacy. He stressed dharma,...

Diwali 2014: Golden Mile gets ready for Leicester’s annual Hindu Festival of Light

The Golden Mile is preparing for Leicester’s annual Diwali celebrations, which will welcome more than 35,000 people to the city...

Hindus welcome Lord Shiva statue in prestigious Louvre Abu Dhabi

Upcoming $630 million Louvre Abu Dhabi (LAD) museum will reportedly have Hindu Dancing Shiva statue in its permanent collection....

Hindus welcome yoga in Houston Independent School District

Twelve schools of Houston Independent School District (HISD), largest school district in Texas, have reportedly introduced yoga. It will cover over...

RPP-N joins NC faction in quest for Hindu state

KATHMANDU, OCT 13 – The Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-N) has decided to join hands with a pro-Hindu faction in...

Dharma Mahasammelan concludes

Jamshedpur: The Dharma Mahasammelan of Anand Marg organized at Bari Maidan, Sakchi, entered the second and concluding day on...

Minorities’ property: Hindu council wants ETPB chief from community

ISLAMABAD:  Irked by large scale corruption and the unabated trend of occupation of properties left by Hindus across Pakistan...

Hinduism heritage of Hindus, not their fiefdom: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday said people of India have not treated Hinduism as their fiefdom but as...

Funding doesn’t reach the community, says Malaysia Hindu Sangam

PETALING JAYA, Oct 11, 2014: Malaysia Hindu Sangam is disappointed that the 2015 Budget does not take into consideration the...

Shakhas have grown by 13% across the country: RSS

“Two years ago, on an average, one thousand persons were joining the RSS each month. Now it has gone...

Raj Thackeray promised to introduce an Act against cow slaughter if voted to power

Speaking at the BJP bastion of Kasba Peth constituency in Pune, MNS chief Raj Thackeray promised to introduce an...

‘A Hindu should head ETPB’

ISLAMABAD: Leaders of the Hindu community are seeking an audience with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to seek the implementation...


Hindus critical of yoga ban in Austria school

Hindus have condemned reported ban on yoga in a school in Austria. Calling it a “step in the backward...

Call for paying Hindu staffers salaries before Diwali

KARACHI: The Pakistan Harijan Federation has appealed to the authorities concerned that all Hindu staff members, particularly sanitation workers...

Chargesheets Served in Hindu Munnani Man’s Murder

VELLORE: The Special Investigation Division (SID) of the CB-CID served copies of the chargesheets in the murder of Hindu...

Galway Indian community to celebrate Diwali

Galway’s Indian community will celebrate Diwali – the festival of lights – with a special event in NUI Galway...

Preparations begin for RSS conclave in Lucknow

Preparations have begun for the Rashtriya Swayamseyak Sangh (RSS) conclave here starting October 13. The meeting of Akhil Bharatiya...

Free Diwali crafts and activities to celebrate the Hindu Festival of Lights 

The theme of light triumphing over darkness is common in many religions. Hindus celebrate it in Diwali, the five-day Festival...

“Krishna, Love Re-invented” Where Dance Crosses all Barriers

HOUSTON: After Sangamam, Dashavatar, Go to your room, Mother, Bollywood Blast, and The Life of Gautama Buddha Samskriti brings...

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation raises $150,000 in Ohio to help flood-affected victims in Kashmir

WASHINGTON, DC: Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation-USA (EVF), raised Rs. 1 crore (around $150,000) at their three-day international conference in Cincinnati,...

VHP workers to dine with poor people this Diwali, befriend SC families

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) workers have been asked to invite Dalits to their homes and have food with them...

Action plan for Pak Hindu migrants soon: Rajnath Singh

Union home minister Rajanath Singh has said that central government will prepare an action plan shortly for the proper...

Hindu Munnani blast trial begins after 19 years

Nineteen years after a blast shook the Hindu Munnani office here killing two persons and injuring four, the trial...

Agni The Hindu God of Fire

In early Hinduism, Agni is one of the most important of the Vedic gods. Agni is the god of fire, and much...

Diwali: Hearing Earth’s Cry

On the occasion of Diwali 2014, I want to share a reflection on one of the central narratives associated,...

Hindu Samhati Vastra Vitaran prog in tribal village

On 30th September, 2014, Hindu Samhati President, Sri Tapan ghosh along with Sri Asitava Bhowmik, visited 3 villages in...

5 Jihadis arrested for attacking Shiv Sena candidate

Hindu Rashtra is required to punish such fanatics ! Sillod-Sambhajinagar (Maharashtra) : Shri. Sunil Mirkar, a candidate of Shiv...

Diwali’s early dawn adds spice to celebrations

Performers and street foodstalls highlights of event marked by Hindus everywhere. Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, is about...

Hindu’s holy river Ganga’s project

There is a popular belief among the followers of Hinduism that bathing in the holy Ganga leads to remission...

Assertion of Hinduism! RSS to spread its ideology in Western countries 

New Delhi, Oct 8: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh which is considered a parental organization of BJP is on expansion mode...

Concept of Yajna (sacrifice) in Sanatana Dharma

Yajna, the fire sacrifice, is the central ritual of the Vedic sacrificial cult. The basic idea of Yajna according...

Georgetown University appoints its first Hindu priest

Washington: America’s prestigious Georgetown University has appointed its first Hindu priest that too a woman to serve the religious needs of...

Southern States ignoring jihad: Bhagwat

Rastriya Swayamsevak Sangh Sarsanghachalak Mohan Bhagwat claimed that there was a “serious surge in Jihadi activities” in Tamil Nadu...

Bay Area Receives Words of Wisdom from Hindu’s Sadhwi Ritambhara

San Leandro, Calif. — More than 300 people visited the Sunnyvale Hindu Temple and Fremont Hindu Temple to receive blessings from...

Amazon draws flak for using Hindu images

Hindu cleric Rajan Zed noted that the products that Hindu devotees were finding objectionable included 11 women’s leggings carrying...

Kundapur: ‘RSS only organization involved in silent revolution’

Kundapur, Oct 15: “Indian history is not a history of defeats, it is a history of constant conflicts. RSS is...

Former Army Chaplain Now Heads Hindu Ministry at Georgetown

WASHINGTON — Georgetown has hired its first Hindu chaplain, Pratima Dharm, who recently retired as the first Hindu chaplain in...

Anti-Hindu Hate Crimes: US Authorities Announce $ 21,000 Reward

WASHINGTON: In view of a sudden spurt in anti-Hindu hate crimes, which includes a series of vandalism incidents and...

State Urged to Get Back Temple Lands

VELLORE: N Muruganantham, state organizer of Hindu Munnani, addressing the media on Sunday said, the Crime Branch-Criminal Investigation Department...

Australian museums should re-examine procurement process of Hindu collections: Hindu religious leader

Indus are asking all the museums and art galleries of Australia to exhaustively re-examine the procurement process and the...

Durgotsab And Hindu religious status in Bangladesh

Durgotsab is an annual Hindu festival which celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess of power, Durga or Shakti. And...

VHP women wing performs shastra puja in Indore

About 100 women performed shastra puja organised by Durga Vahini at Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) office on Sunday noon....

Role of Hindu Temples in India for Social Change

Hinduism is homogeneous and all the philosophies of Hinduism are interlinked.Different philosophies ,born out of one philosophy is prescribed  to people, based...

8 booked for ferrying calves, VHP announced to set up check points and keep vigilance of the vehicles ferrying animals

Ahead of Bakra Eid, a group of people clashed with the police on Friday midnight after a mini-truck, allegedly...

HJS’ Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha on 19th October in Goa at Virnoda, Pedne

Govind Chodankar at the center, addressing press meet & also seen are (L to R) Abhimanyu Parab,Shivprasad Joshi, Baji...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad protests at collectorate to stop ‘cattle slaughter’

Several workers of Hindu outfit Vishwa Hindu Parishad today staged a protest at District Headquarters here for allegedly not...

Attack on youth leads to VHP bandh in Ghoghamba

VADODARA: The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) imposed a shutdown on Ghoghamba village in Panchmahal district after an attack on...

Hindus welcome goddess Saraswati statue near White House erected by Indonesia

A statue of Hindu goddess Saraswati, about a mile away from White House in Washington DC (USA), was unveiled by Indonesian President Dr....

Modi’s Educational reform may promote Hindu right wing ideology-New York Times

Washington: An influential US newspaper has suggested that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s educational reform could be used to promote...

Hindus urge France to rename “Death to Jews” hamlet

Hindus have come out in support of Jews in asking France to change the name of its “Death to...

Modi’s educational reform may promote ideology of Hindu right: NYT

An influential US newspaper has suggested that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s educational reform could be used to promote an...

Hindu Heritage Youth Camp

HOUSTON: Being born and raised on the remote island of Guam, my resources, when it came to my Hindu...

Pakistani Hindu organisation demands dual voting rights for non-Muslims

A leading Hindu organisation in Pakistan on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding the government and all political parties to...

Hinduism – Hindu Religion – A positive way of life

The history of religions illustrates the tragic effect of intolerant and exclusive faiths. God has no special favourites. God...

Seasonal festivals of Hinduism

The dominant human tendency is to celebrate every joyous occasion. Most of the religions of the world include joyous...

NC faction campaigns for Hindu state revival

KATHMANDU, OCT 10 – Several Nepali Congress leaders on Thursday launched a campaign to revive Nepal as a Hindu state through...

Durgaostab and Hindu religious status in Bangladesh

It may be recalled In the last sixty two years since 1950 , more than ten million of the...

PAK HINDU COUNCIL TERMS LIQUOR BUSINESS AGAINST HINDU RELIGION

Thursday, October 09, 2014 – Karachi—Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) Patron-in-Chief Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, who also represented Hindu Community...

Indian American body welcomes Modi’s swift action on PIO cards

NEW DELHI | WASHINGTON: The US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC), a forum of the Indian American community in...

Magazine insults ‘Durga,’ angers Hindus 

New Delhi, Oct 13: After a Dalit magazine in its October issue published an article derogatory to Hindu Goddess...

Indian Festival of Lights set for Sunday in Aurora

The city of Aurora and its Indian American Community Outreach Advisory Board will celebrate Diwali, India’s festival of lights,...

Bank for Hindu Traders Mooted

IDUKKI: Hindu Economic Forum on Thursday said it will set up a bank exclusively to cater to the needs...

In praise of Hemu: Medieval king reveals true intent of Hindutva history

The auditorium at the National Museum, in the heart of Delhi, is packed to capacity on the afternoon of...

Hindu Dharma

Dharma is an all-important concept for Hindus. In addition to tradition and moral order, it also signifies the path...

Hundreds of Hindu Devotees take Holy Dip during Lunar Eclipse

Hundreds of Hindu devotees in the temple town of Varanasi in northern Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday (October 08) took...

Hindu lawmaker urges govt to reconsider bill seeking ban on alcohol for non-Muslims

ISLAMABAD: A Hindu lawmaker urged the government on Thursday to reconsider a recently rejected bill seeking a ban on the...

Indian Hindu Nationalists say NO to alliance with Radical Sri lankan Buddhists

An Indian Hindu nationalist group said Wednesday that it has no intention of forming an alliance with a hardline...

Hindus Critical Of Frequent Stampedes

Shocked and dismayed at the October three evening stampede at Hindu Dussehra festival in Patna (India) reportedly killing 32...

Stampede at Hindu festival kills 32 in eastern India

At least 32 people were killed in a stampede during a Hindu festival in the eastern Indian state of...

Emergency Town Hall Meeting’ Called Following Anti-Hindu Vandalism In Virginia Town

Loudoun law enforcement officers, elected officials, religious leaders and representatives of the FBI met with nearly 200 county residents...

Ban on alcohol: Hindu MNA urges govt to reconsider bill

ISLAMABAD: A Hindu lawmaker has called upon the government to reconsider a bill seeking a ban on the sale...

Local Hindus set to celebrate Diwali

The Hindu festival of lights returns to Prince Albert in style this Saturday. Organized by Dr. Lalita Malhotra with...

Hindu’s Festival of Lights celebration is taking place at The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery on October 26

A Festival of Lights celebration is taking place at The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery in Bethesda Street, Hanley...

Miliband joins Hindu celebrations in Northolt

Labour leader Ed Miliband joined Hindus from across Ealing for Navratri celebrations in Northolt. He was introduced to the...

Redesigned Hindu temple approved

A new house of worship for Madison-area Hindus will soon be built on South Fish Hatchery Road. The city’s...

CCB nabs antique smugglers, finds three idols of Chola era

They are estimated to be worth Rs. 32 crore The Central Crime Branch (CCB) arrested three persons and busted...