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Maharashtra: 6,000 Christians reconverts to Hinduism

Mumbai (AsiaNews) – At least 6,000 Christians reconverted to Hinduism because of the work of Swami Narendra Maharaj. The...

Case lodged against director and star cast of Ram-Leela for hurting Hindu sentiments

On the directives of a local court in Bareilly, a case has been filed against 12 people, including the...

Hindu Goddess Idol stolen from Tamil Nadu surfaces in Singapore

Idol stolen from Tamil Nadu surfaces in Singapore Antiquities dealer Kapoor sold it to museum for $650,000 A criminal...

VHP leader Ram Mohan Gupta & his brother Village Sarpanch murdered in UP; VHP condemns

FAIZABAD Dec 6: Communal tension gripped Tanda town of Ambedkarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday night after a local...

Religious intolerance in Indonesia goes up a notch – Endy Bayuni

Brace yourself to see more discrimination and persecution of religious minorities in Indonesia, after the House of Representatives formally...

26/11 Terrorist Attack in Mumbai: Commemorative Service held in New York

26/11 TERRORIST ATTACK IN MUMBAI:  COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE HELD IN NEW YORK The time has come  for India, Israel, and...

Hindu VHP Leader Ram Mohan Gupta Murdered in Tanda, Uttar Pradesh

FAIZABAD: Communal tension gripped Tanda town of Ambedkarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday night after a local VHP...

Christians’ attempt of converting Hindus through ‘Power to change India’ advertisement !

Mumbai : Christian missionaries were so far active in rural and tribal areas for conversion of Hindus; but now, they...

A documentary explores connection between Rastafari and Hinduism

By Vinay Bhat, TwoCircles.net Linda Anouche a New York based anthropologist talks to Vinay Bhat about her upcoming documentary...

BJP asks Bangladesh to stop atrocities on Hindus

West Bengal BJP Thursday urged Bangladesh to stop the alleged atrocities on the minority Hindus living there during the...

Massachusetts based Indian origin Woman Dies After Being Struck, Dragged

A Norwood man involved in a confrontation over an unpaid bill struck two Wrentham motel employees with his pickup...

VHP opposes Communal Violence Bill; Agitation in the interest of Hindus: Dr Pravin Togadia

Communal Violence Bill. It’s An Attempt to make Hindus second class citizen in their own country. “We Oppose Communal...

‘Cyber-Hindus’ spread the Modi message

New Delhi/Bangalore:  Four men chatting in a Delhi bar are not, by their own admission, natural drinking buddies. The...

Violence against Hindus in Bangladesh worrying, says BJP

The state unit of the BJP said Wednesday that sustained violence against Hindus in Bangladesh has resulted in the...

Communal Violence Bill is ill-conceived: Modi

The Chief Minister of Gujarat Narendra Modi has expressed his strong opposition to the proposed Prevention of Communal Violence...

Faizabad: VHP leader Ram Mohan Gupta murdered by unidentified Gunmen

FAIZABAD: Communal tension gripped Tanda town of Ambedkarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday night after a local VHP...

In Hindustan, Hindus are branded as fanatics through political game ! – Uddhav Thackeray

Mumbai : Dr. Dabholkar was the Chief of Andha-shraddha Nirmulan Samiti and it was accused that he was killed because...

VHP opposes Communal Violence Bill; to Launch Nation-wide Agitation: Dr Pravin Togadia

“We Oppose Communal Violence Bill because it discriminates against Hindus, VHP to Launch Nation-wide Democratic Peaceful Agitation against the Bill”,...

Omar Woos Hindu Kashmiris Back With Compensation

The J&K Cabinet approved amendments in the Prime Minister’s special package for rehabilitation of Kashmiri Hindus to make it...

The Need for Journalists to Take Hinduism 101

When I was a journalist, I often covered stories about communities of color, becoming one of the key contacts...

BJP, non-Congress states to oppose Communal Violence Bill in Parliament

NEW DELHI: Keen to bring the Prevention ofCommunal Violence Bill in the winter session of Parliament beginning December 5, the...

Compensation for Minority Youth: VHP writes CEC on Violation of mode by Congress

New Delhi. Nov 30, 2013. Vishwa Hindu Parishad(VHP) today sent a letter to the Chief Election commissioner shri V.S.Sampath requesting...

Jayalalithaa should apologise to Kanchi seers: Swamy

Chennai, Nov 30 : BJP leader Subramanian Swamy today said Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa should apologise to the...

Fight to save Hindu temples continues

On Wednesday, December 4, the Supreme Court will decide the much sought return of the sacred Nataraj temple at...

RSS: Swayamsevak Vinodkumar murdered, RSS Condoles

Kannur: In yet another gory incident, heavily armed CPIM goons unleashed the attack against Swayamsevaks .Vinod, Payyanur Shakha karyavah...

Country can’t have two Constitutions, Article 370 has to go: VHP – Indian Express Mobile

In an apparent disapproval of BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s attempt to soften the party’s stand on Article 370 of...

‘Cyber-Hindus’: India’s new breed of political activists

NEW DELHI/BANGALORE: Four men chatting in a Delhi bar are not, by their own admission, natural drinking buddies.The young...

HJS congratulates Executive Director of ‘Haffkine Ltd.’ for preventing distortion of India’s map

Mumbai : Maps of various countries were distributed during a conference held at Geneva by World Health Organisation. States of...

UP Riot Rehabilitation Apartheid Against Hindus : The Supreme Court questions Why ?

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh on Sunday defended the Uttar Pradesh government’s notification providing for a compensation of Rs....

Plot to kill Hindus, Glasgow connection

Dr Imran Ahmed alias Immu bhai who was arrested in Bangalore in connection with a plot aimed at assasinating...

Shankaracharya Acquittal – Victory For Hindu Dharma

Los Angeles CA (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 As published on November 27th in the IndiaToday news in India, the two pontiffs...

Ensure voter lists include all Hindus: RSS to cadre

The RSS has directed its cadres to ensure that no eligible Hindu voters are left out as electoral rolls...

Sadhu Vaswani’s 134th Birthday Celebrate

Leading up to Sadhu Vaswani’s 134th birth anniversary on November 25, a five-day celebration commenced on Wednesday with a...

Swami Ramdev Warns Of Conspiracy To Defame Hindu Saints

The yoga guru Swami Ramdev on Tuesday alleged that a conspiracy was being hatched to defame Hindu spiritual saints...

Jewish and Indian Communities Join to Mark 5th Anniversary of Mumbai Attacks

The fifth anniversary of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks for the most part, appears to have passed somberly and...

Bangalore-based doctor arrested for LeT links

NEW DELHI: A Bangalore-based doctor who was wanted for being part of LeT’s Karnataka module busted by the city...

Sardar Patel hated Hyderabadi culture: A.G. Noorani

Hyderabad, Nov 30 (IANS): Eminent lawyer and political commentator A. G. Noorani said India’s first home minister Sardar Patel was a...

Case against Sanjay Leela, censor board chief for hurting sentiments of Hindus

NEW DELHI: The Chief Judicial Magistrate, Lucknow, has sought report by 8 December from the Station Officer, Gomti Nagar, regarding...

Food For Life Vrindavan

   FFLV is a humanitarian association officially recognized by the Indian government. For the last ten years, Food for Life Vrindavan...

‘Communal Violence Bill’ will initiate another partition ! – Pujya Dr. Charudatta Pingale

Gaziabad (UP) : Under proposed anti-Hindu Communal Targeted Violence Act, Hindus can be punished even if they don’t commit any...

Indian Government releases five-rupee (Rs5) coins bearing the emblem of Goddess Vaishno Devi

Coins and currency notes were never meant to promote any religion. However, curiously, just when national elections are round...

Smart things to know about Hindu Undivided Family (HUF)

1. The Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists and Jains are eligible to form an HUF. The HUF includes all lineal descendants of a...

Canadian faith healer Youngren encouraging conversions into Christianity: Ashok Singhal

ALLAHABAD: International patron of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Ashok Singhal has accused Canadian faith healer and preacher Peter Youngren...

Hindu women activists Matri Shakti and Durga Vahini demand arrest of Tarun Tejpal

Women activists of Vishwa Hindu Parishad today staged protest at Jantar Mantar here demanding arrest of Tehelka editor Tarun...

Sankararaman case verdict today; Kanchi seer, junior accused

Chennai: On September 3, 2004, a man named Sankararaman, a manager of the Varadarajaperumal temple in Kanchipuram, was brutally murdered....

Is There A Hindu Left?

24 November, 2013 Left and Right The contemporary meaning of a political Left and Right originates from the French...

We are not in the favor of Pakistani Singer in India – VHP

Thirteen Vishwa Hindu Parishad activists staged a protest against the Pakistani singer Atif Aslam, who was performing concert on...

Dr Togadia denies Tarek Fatah’s Tweet statements, says Its an intentional campaign against him, VHP

New Delhi, November 25, 2013 VHP Chief Dr Pravin Togadia clearly denied the statements given by Muslim thinker Tarek Fatah’s...

Notice to Chief Secretary on PIL against Hindu succession Act

The Madras High Court Bench here on Monday ordered notice to the Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary on a public...

No Safe Haven For Pakistani Hindus

According to the Delhi Foreign Region Registration also known as the FRRO, till mid 2011- an average of eight...

Rajnath Singh bats for Hindu refugees citizenship

Silchar: BJP president Rajnath Singh on Saturday said his party will bring a legislation to provide citizenship to Hindus who came...

Young Waves of Change: Google Hangout with Bawa and Dinesh – Overseasvbi.org

A soul stirring interaction with Bawa and Dinesh   “A Vibrant conversation with the dynamic duo” Overseas Volunteers for...

Rise of the Cyber Hindu

The sun has risen in Mumbai’s Juhu area. Its rays, shimmering off the Arabian Sea at India’s most eulogised...

Still we are waiting for Justice..

My Self Sudhamchand R. Chawla. I was borne in Haji city of Bluchastan state. I had come in Jacobabad of...

Hinduism third largest religion of world: Pew research

Hinduism is the third largest religion of the world after Christianity and Islam and 97 per cent of all...

Construction of Cricket Stadium at the Foot Hills of sacred Tirupathi stopped

Construction of Cricket Stadium at the Foot Hills of Tirupathi was stopped Namaste: Dear Friends: The plans to build...

Religious communities want India to boycott South Africa tour over cartoon row

The cartoon depicts Hindu deity ‘Ganesha’ as the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) holding a cricket bat in one hand...

Western Condescension Of Hinduism

by Foram Mehta As a child, I moved around frequently. My parents emigrated from India to the U.S. when...

Conspiracy to eliminate Hindus religious inclinations through the medium of movies !

There is perversion of ‘Ramayana’, a Holy Scripture revered by billions of Hindus in the film titled ‘Ram-leela’ directed...

No need to give importance to cricket or treat cricketers as Gods ! – Mumbai HC

Mumbai : The High Court has expressed a very frank opinion that there was no need to give so much...

‘US resolution on India’s religious freedom provocative’

An influential Hindu organisation in the United States has slammed a group of lawmakers for introducing a resolution in...


Mera Bharat Mahan: writes Shivaramakrishnan

Bharat Ratna Prof CNR Rao: We must all be proud of Sri Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra Rao for receiving the...

What India Can Teach The Rest Of The World About Living Well

India has been described by some traditional texts as Sa Prathama Sanskrati Vishvavara, the first and supreme culture in the...

RSS ABKM-Resolution-1: Growing Jehadi Radicalization in Southern States of Bharat

Kochi October 26: RSS today passed a major resolution on second day of its national meet Akhil Bharatiya Karyakarini Mandali...

The Plight of Hindu Temples in Bharat (India)

The Plight of Hindu Temples in Bharat (India) The Hindu religion and its supporting infrastructures (temple lands, mutts, foundations...

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) condemns Susheel Kumar Shinde’s remarks on Hindus

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) condemns Susheel Kumar Shinde’s remarks on Hindus   PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE...

More Hindus migrating to the US than ever: Study

WASHINGTON: The number of Hindus migrating to the US every year has more than doubled in the last one...

VIDEO: An interview with VHP Chief Dr Togadia

Dr Pravin Togadia, International Working President of VHP http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=G89UyNzZWaU Source: Vishwa Samvada Kendra

Attack on CRPF Jawans

Attack on CRPF Jawans: ‘Separatists in J&K should be Jailed Immediately’ says VHP chief Dr Togadia    VHP PRESS...

VHP DEMANDS TO BAN THE FARCICAL CHANGAI SABHAS OF MR. YOUNGREN

VHP Press Release Allahabad, Nov. 12, 2013  Mr. Peter Youngren – a Canadian citizen – has come to Bharat on...

RSS Sarasanghachalak Mohan Bhagwat’s Exclusive Interview with ‘JANMABHOOMI’

RSS Sarsanghachalak  Mohan Bhagwat shared his views and thoughts on various national issues in an exclusive interview withJanmabhoomi (Malayalam Daily...

5000KM by Walk; Bharat Parikrama Yatra lead by Kedilaya reaches Chusalewad Village in Punjab

5000KM by Walk; Bharat Parikrama Yatra lead by Kedilaya reaches Chusalewad Village in Punjab | Vishwa Samvada Kendra Chusalewad...

Muzaffarnagar riots: SC slams UP for ignoring Hindu riots victims’

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday censured the Akhilesh Yadav government for favouring the Muslim community in relief and rehabilitation following the Muzaffarnagar riotsin August...

Thousands of devotees gather at Jantar-Mantar to oppose accusations against H. H. Asaram Bapu

New Delhi : ‘Bharat Vishwa-Guru Chetana Sabha’ and ‘Saints Convention’ was held at Jantar- Mantar in New Delhi, which was...

“Protect Hindu Rights” – Central Theme Of Congressional Hearing On Bangladesh

Washington, D.C. (November 20, 2013) – Persecution of Hindus and religious minorities in Bangladesh took center stage at a Congressional hearing...

With Sweets & Firecrakers HMSA Celebrates Diwali with Pakistani Hindu Refugees

Hindu Mahasabha of America donated sweets and firecrackers to Pakistani Hindu refugees based in blue city Jodhpur, Rajasthan. Local Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP)...

Memorandum to Consul General of Pakistan – Hindu Human Rights Watch

AUGUST 14, 2013 Consul General of Pakistan 12 East, 65th Street New York, New York 10021 SUB:   PROTEST DEMONSTRATION IN SUPPORT...

Sacred Hindu Pilgrimage Badrinath Closes For Winter

Badrinath, Nov. 18 : Scores of Hindus queued up as one of Hindus most revered shrines in Uttarakhand state...

US lawmaker hails nomination of Murthy as surgeon general

WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama’s decision to nominate an Indian-American doctoras his next surgeon general has been hailed as a...

Indian-American doctor gifts $2 million to US health centre

WASHINGTON: An eminent Indian-American doctor has gifted US$ 2 million to a US university for establishing a chair to...

‘INS Vikramaditya will be a game-changer’

NEW DELHI: The “mother” will now get a “grandmother” for company. And while the former may be getting slightly...

22 Muslims & Christians embrace Hinduism in Mumbai

Mumbai : Vishwa Hindu Parishad ( VHP) here on Sunday organized a program where in Total 22 Muslims & Christians...

VHP yatra will continue as planned: Dr. Togadia

Etah: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Pravin Togadia on Tuesday said the outfit’s controversial yatra would continue as planned through...

From Thailand, with love: 300 kgs of gold for Bihar temple

Patna:  Two dozen commandos from Thailand are guarding nearly 300 kg gold in 13 boxes in Bihar’s Bodh Gaya town...

The 80 Million-Pilgrim March

ALLAHABAD, INDIA, February 1, 2013 (Wall Street Journal):For up to 80 million pilgrims–think 10 New York Cities–a Hindu festival...

Lost And Found At Kumbh

ALLAHABAD, INDIA, January 2013 (The Hindu): It’s two days to the first auspicious dip at the Kumbh mela. The...

Mundeshwari: Oldest living temple in Kaimur is not safe

BHABHUA (Kaimur district): One of the oldest surviving Centrally-protected monuments in the country — Mundeshwari temple — in Maoist-hit...

Preparations in progress for Hindu, Christian congregations

PATHANAMTHITTA, KERALA, INDIA, January 12, 2012 (The Hindu): District Collector, P. Venugopal, has said the services of various Government...

Kashmiri Pandit meet kicks off

Pune : Displaced Kashmiri Pandits came together in the city to recall the hardships of a migrant life after spread...

Ancient Temple Restored 107 Years After Quake

INDIA, January 7, 2012 (gulfnews): A 400-year-old Hindu temple in Himachal Pradesh that had been partly damaged more than...

Indian anthem Jana Gana Mana turns 100

Exactly 100 years since it was first sung in Calcutta, the song that later became India’s national anthem has...

150th Anniversary of the Archaeological Survey of India

INDIA, December 16, 2011 (Press Release): The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) was founded in the December 1861 as a...

Eight, Including Maoist Leader, Sentenced To Life Imprisonment for Swami’s Murder in 2008

ORISSA, INDIA, October 3, 2013 (Daily Mail UK): An Orissa court on Thursday sentenced eight persons, including a Maoist...

Bringing India’s Great Monuments On-Line with 360 Imagery

DELHI, INDIA, October 3, 2013 (PIB): The Union Culture Minister Smt. Chandresh Kumari Katoch here today launched a unique...

Temple Stampede in Madhya Pradesh Kills 91

MADHYA PRADESH, INDIA, October 13, 2013 (BBC): Some 91 pilgrims, mostly women and children, have been killed in a...

Lives Spared, Hindus Complete Durga Festival in a Solemn Mood

BHUBANESWAR, INDIA, October 13, 2013 (Times of India): Organizers clearing debris from broken puja pandals, government officials clearing roads...

Hungary, India Sign Pact To Promote Ayurveda

INDIA, October 18, 2013 (domain-b.com): India and Hungary have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote and...

Allahabad Evangelist May Face Charges of Spreading Superstition

ALLAHABAD, INDIA, October 25, 2013 (Indian Express): The district administration has issued show-cause notice to the organizers of Christian...

Is Yoga Religious? An Indian Court Mulls Mandatory School Exercises

NEW DELHI, INDIA, October 28, 2013 (Religion News): The Supreme Court of India is weighing whether yoga has a...

Temples Of Kedarnath, Yamunotri Closed For Winter

DEHRADUN, INDIA, November 5, 2013 (Zee News): Amid chants of Vedic hymns and light snowfall, the portals of Kedarnath...

Gold, Precious Stone Embedded in Ancient Indian Paintings

THANJAVURE, INDIA, October 24, 2013 (Epoch Times): A classical form of Indian paintings, embedded with sparkling gold and precious...

Train mishap averted near Guntakal

Even as the state is yet to forget the tragic train mishap at Gotlam near Vizianagaram which claimed eight...

Services beefed up for safe Diwali in Ahmedabad

As Amdavadis descend into festivities during the extended Diwali weekend, various emergency and police services have rolled up their...

Cyclone hits Andaman Nicobar islands

A cyclonic storm on Wednesday hit the Andaman and Nicobar islands and is expected to reach the coast of...

Media Statement Of Sant Sri. Ashok Singhal on Muzzafar Nagar Riots

New Delhi, September 11, 2013 – The stalking and felonious behavior of the ‘Love Jihadis’ with a Hindu girl student returning...

3 sailors from Tuticorin go missing in Lakshadweep sea

TUTICORIN: A sailing vessel transporting construction materials from Mangalore toLakshadweep sunk seven nautical miles away from the island on October...

Drenched in colours, Delhi celebrates Holi

Soaked in a riot of colours, Delhi on Wednesday celebrated Holi as revellers smeared gulal (coloured powder) on each...

Delhi prepares to celebrate Diwali

New Delhi: Delhi residents did some last minute shopping and women drew exquisite rangolis as the national capital readied...


Makeover for Dandi bridge after AMC restores structure

AMC plans to treat sewage water running below the historic structure along with landscape development. The sewage water flowing...

Ahmedabad airport ranks first in terms of customer satisfaction: Survey

Ahmedabad: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (SVPIA) in Ahmedabad ranks first in terms of customer satisfaction, as per a...

RSS to Hindus: Adopt a ‘three-child’ norm to prevent ‘population imbalance’

RSS joint general secretary Dattatreya Hosabale said on Saturday that Hindu families should adopt a three-child norm to prevent...

Modi is a creation of VHP, Ashok Singhal says

  JAIPUR: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leaderAshok Singhal on Friday claimed that BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is a “creation of VHP” and...

Missionary activity divides nation

By Rajiv Malhotra on October 15, 2013     Dramatic scandals routinely fill India’s media headlines about some poor victim from a...

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar speaks on Anti-Hindu Bollywood

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on idol worship, music, art and ethics in Bollywood and politics http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=h-hMf8kukOk

Christian missionaries harm India

By Maria Wirth When it comes to religion, I noticed that Indians tread cautiously. Care is taken ‘not to...

HMSA Condemn Detention of Baba Ramdev at London Airport

Hindu Mahasabha of America aka Hindu Congress of America (HMSA) condemn detention at London Airport. Baba Ramdev—a prominent Hindu...

MEDIA STATEMENT OF MA. SRI ASHOKJI SINGHAL ON UP RIOTS

New Delhi, September 11, 2013 – The stalking andfelonious behaviour of the ‘Love Jihadis’ with a Hindu girl student returningfrom her...

Hope Modi doesn’t give up hardline Hindutva: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

The response among the people to his anointment as BJP’s prime ministerial candidate has been positive and Gujarat Chief...

Akhilesh Government hinders freedom of Hindus

It is shocking to see the clampdown on VHP’s 84 Kosi Parikrama Yatra by Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party Government...

Artists of nation killing Indian Soldiers can’t be part of Indian TV shows: Shiv Sena

  The Shiv Sena issued a fresh threat to Pakistani artistes working in Indian films and TV serials against...

Brutal Women Abuse and Rape Hits India Hard – Just Another Case of Love Jihad?

By Thomas Cherian In a single week there have been two high profile cases where girls were brutally raped,...

Hindu Women Org. Durga Vahini played a vital roll in upliftment of women: Meera Agrawal

New Delhi. June 12, 2012. Women are the base of our culture. To make the country strong,  all round development...

Plights of Pakistani Hindus

Arrival of Hindu families, worst persecuted in the realm of Pakistan, into India is getting more and more common...

Swami Vivekananda popularised the pride of Hinduism around the world – TN CM J Jayalalithaa

Swami Vivekananda is an example of leadership qualities and charity,Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa said here today. ‘Swami...

​Spectre of the educated terrorist: Professionals are the new face of terror as they swell the ranks of ​terror ​outfits

A journalist, a doctor, a researcher at the Defence Research and Development Organisation, an employee of a major computer...