LATEST NEWS – Highlights

China Tracks the Silk Road with a Rail Road

CHINA, December 16, 2014 (Huffington Post): November 18, 2014 is a day that should live forever in history. On...

Hindu Aikya Vedi to file plaint against ‘Chandrika homam’

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Hindu Aikya Vedi will lodge a complaint with the city police commissioner against UDF councillors for mimicking a...

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....

Seminar on Hinduism in Indian literature

Kukke Sri Subrahmanyeshwara College, Sullia, will organise a two-day seminar on ‘Discourse in Hinduism in Indian literature’ from December...

Hindu Munnani backs Sri Lankan President visit

AP minister for environment and forests Bojjala Gopalakrishna Reddy welcomes Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Renigunta airport....

Hindu parents ask district to include holy day

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

Ban on camphor use in temples to be strictly enforced

The Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) Department has decided to strictly enforce the ban on the use of...

Mauritius: Island of 300 Hindu temples

The island paradise in the Indian Ocean is known among holidaymakers. But what is little known is that it...

Expansion of the RSS across India

With the Bharatiya Janata Party in power, its ideological parent, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, has set itself a target...

CM seeks Rs 10,000 crore from Centre for cleaning Hindu’s Holy River Ganga

Haridwar, November 29 Maintaining sanctity and purity of the Ganga is a main priority of the state government and...

Deliverance for the Dead: Sikh Trader Brings Pakistani Hindus to the Ganges

A Good Samaritan’s act of kindness has once again highlighted the plight of Pakistani Hindus and the need to...

Bhagwad Gita has universal relevance: RSS chief

New Delhi: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday underscored the universal relevance of the Bhagwad Gita, saying its message must...

Will increase Hindu population: VHP

Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia said, he will strive to increase the population of Hindu community in...

‘Shaurya Diwas’ not new to Maharashtra – Hindu Mahasabha

Hindu Mahasabha has been observing Nathuram Godse’s death anniversary since 1993 Though there was controversy in Rajya Sabha over...

HJS congratulates newly appointed State Ministers of Maharashtra

HJS Meet : Newly appointed State Ministers. Shri. Deshmukh (third from left) being felicitated by HJS members Nagpur (Maharashtra)...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad launches ‘Gau mutra’ cosmetics

Mumbai: The Vishwa Hindu Parishad has launched a line of beauty products containing cow dung and gau mutra (cow urine)....

Hindus hail UN resolution of proclaiming “International Day of Yoga”

Hindus have welcomed the United Nations (UN) General Assembly Resolution of proclaiming June 21 as the International Day of...

Bipin Bihari Nanda elected as the Sanghachalak of RSS, Odisha branch

Bhubaneswar: Bipin Bihari Nanda has been re-elected as the Sanghachalak of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Odisha branch. Samir Mohanty...

RSS chief asks Hindus to collect money for tribals

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday called upon Hindus in Delhi to contribute funds and extend...

Hindu wings critical of government’s move on cow bill

MANGALURU: The Karnataka south unit of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal has condemned the state government’s decision...


Dharma-prasar activities undertaken by HJS during in October 2014 in Pune

HJS : Dharma-prasar activities undertaken in Pune (Maharashtra) Joint campaign by Cummins India Pvt. Ltd. and HJS against pollution caused due to crackers...

HJS submits representation to Tehasildar for prevention of malpractices on 31st December

Members of HJS activists handing over representation to Nayab Tehsildar, Karad (Maharashtra) Karad (Maharashtra) : The number of people celebrating...

Idol of Lord Raghunath, presiding deity of famous Kullu Dussehra, stolen

The Kullu police has registered an FIR under section 457 and 380 IPC. Half a dozen teams have been...

Accommodation required at Nashik for those joining Dharma-prasar activities during Kumbh-Mela

‘Simhastha Kumbh-Mela’ will be held at Nashik between 14th July and 25th July 2015. Sanatan Sanstha and Hindu Janajagruti...

Crusade for Dalits’ entry into temples

The programme to tackle untouchability begins on December 21 Kolar district is set to take a big leap forward...

Brahman Mahasabha on Dec. 27

The national executive meeting of All India Brahman Mahasabha will be held at Haryana Bhavan, Secunderabad on December 27...

Conversion Ceremony Long Offered at Kerala Temples

KOCHI, KERALA, INDIA, December 24, 2014 (Deccan Chronical): Even as the wrangle over conversion and Ghar Vapas (“return to...

Fwd: [GHHF] How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao : Part 6 (11 & 12 Chapters)

  GHHF: How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao *  Part 6 (11 & 12 Chapters)...

​Hindu Mahasabha of America Lauds Indian Home Ministry for proactive relief to Pakistani Hindu Refugees

​Hindu Mahasabha of America Lauds Indian Home Ministry for proactive relief to Pakistani Hindu Refugees Hindu Mahasabha of America...

​4th Annual Hindu Mandir Priests’ Conference – ​Minnesota, Maple Grove, MN, ​May 15

Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (An initiative of Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America – VHPA) Announces 4th Annual Hindu Mandir Priests’...

VHP blames Dravidian parties for caste clashes

It will conduct a campaign to bring about unity among all castes in the State Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP)...

BJP president Amit Shah favours strong law to stop forcible conversions

NEW DELHI: In the midst of a raging row over conversions in Agra by Hindutva outfits, BJP chief Amit...

Oldest Publisher of the Bhagavad Gita Shut after Labor Unrest

Lucknow: India’s biggest and most trusted publisher of Hindu religious literature is faced with a strike and indefinite closure....

On Vijay Diwas, Sangh directs to revive dand prahar, keep count

Volunteers of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will show their “defence and attack” skills using the “dand” (cane) in the...

Voice will be raised in Assembly against attacks on nation and Dharma : Shri. Gulabrao Patil, Shiv Sena MLA

Nagpur (Maharashtra) : Delegation of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) met Shri. Gulabrao Patil, Shiv Sena’s Dy. leader and MLA from...

Govt serious about changing anti-Hindu NCERT’s curriculum : Vinod Tawade, Education Minister

Nagpur (Maharashtra) : The curriculum devised by NCERT degrades Indian culture giving wrong information about history and creates Hindu-hatred amongst...

Hindu Mahasabha head speaks to FP: Godse was a ‘martyr’ and ‘patriot’

New Delhi: Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Mahasabha (ABHM), a far-right Hindu nationalist outfit has been at the centre of controversy for...

Blanket & Cloth Distribution Program by Hindu Samhati

On 7th December, there was a Cloth distribution program in Bhojati village of South 24 Parganas district. More than...

Nandurbar : Devout Hindus attending HJS Dharmashikshan class save 4 cows

Nandurbar (Maharashtra) : Two devout Hindus saved 4 cows of a tribal woman from Islampur village, Shahada Taluka as she...

All unauthorized slaughter houses in Maharashtra will be shut down – State Environment Minister assurance to HJS

Minister (State) for Environment Shri. Pravin Pote-Patil (On right) being apprised about HJS by Shri. Sunil Ghanavat and Shri....

Maharashtra govt. declares Dahi Handi an ‘adventurous sport’

The State also intended to make it an international sport. The Maharashtra government on Friday declared Dahi Handi (...

Hindu temple finds home in Pittsburgh

Devotees at the Sri Venkateswara Temple in Penn Hills, Pa., celebrate the Diwali Festival of Lights with a fireworks...

Where cows are welcomed with open arms

Anitha Singh, a housewife of Rajaputra family, worshiping cows at Rajaputra Street in Chittoor. Photo: K_. Umashanker   On...

Mohan Bhagwat: If don’t like religious conversion, bring law against it

Justifying the ‘ghar wapsi (reconversion)’ campaign of Sangh affiliates, RSS sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat said Saturday that those opposed to...

Hindu Mahasabha to release “Desh Bhakt Godse” on Jan 30

New Delhi: The film based on Nathuram Godse titled Desh Bhakt Nathuram Godse (Patriot Nathuram Godse) will reportedly release...

Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha on 19th December at Ekoshi, Bardez (Goa)

Panaji (Goa) : The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) has organised Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha at Sree Krishna Rawalnath Natyagruha, Ekoshi, Bardez...

Reply to PIL on security concerns over year-long Kumbh Mela : HC to Maha Govt

The Bombay High Court on Monday directed the state government to file its reply to a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking adequate safety...

Innocent devotees of Shivaji Maharaj will not be done injustice : Ram Shinde, Home (State) Minister

• Issue of filing false cases against ‘Shiva-premis’ at Nagar ! • Stringent action will be taken against anti-Hindu police in...

Hindu Mahasabha plans for Godse statue, opposition cries foul

New Delhi: Leaders of opposition parties on Friday strongly criticised the Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha’s views regarding Mahatma Gandhi’s...

With Shiva Temple, now Namo-Namo Mandir in UP

People are thronging a three-century-old Shiva temple renamed as ‘Namo-Namo’ mandir at Bhagwanpur village with a three-feet tall plaster...

Unnecessary hue & cry raised over ghar wapsi: VHP

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad has said that political parties raising hue and cry over ‘ghar wapsi’ had remained quiet...

RSS to Help BJP in ‘Bengal Mission 2016’

KOLKATA: The RSS has decided to actively help the BJP strengthen its base in West Bengal to accomplish ‘Mission...

SP leader writes to Modi: ‘Declare Hindu’s holy place Kashi Vishwanath national heritage’

Failing to get any response from Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, senior Samajwadi Party leader Shatrudra Prakash has now written...

India Is Our Hindu Rashtra: RSS chief Dr. Mohan Bhagwat

KOLKATA: Describing India as a Hindu rashtra (nation) and making a strong pitch for Hindu awakening, RSS chief Mohan...

​VHP brings 225 Ex-Hindus in Gujarat and 35 Ex-Hindus in Kerlala Come Back to Hindu Fold​

Local units of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Sunday “reconverted” 225 tribal Christians  at Aranai village in Gujarat’s...

RSS claims it re-converted 100 people from 37 families in Agra

At least 100 persons from 37 families were reportedly re-converted to Hinduism at a ceremony organised by an offshoot...

Islamic Underworld threatens BJP MP Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party MP Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has written to the Ministry of Home Affairs regarding a threat...

​About ‘Good’ & ‘Bad’ Muslims (or ‘good’ or ‘bad’ Talibans) – ​François Gautier

When one says that there is a war going on between #Islam and the democratic world, one is accused...

UGC directed to set up Sanskrit learning centre in Varanasi

Prime minister’s constituency is all set to become international center for Hindu learning. On the aegis of Banaras Hindu University, Human...

Bangladesh : 11 year old Hindu girl rescued from Jihadi kidnapper

Bangladesh Minority Watch (BDMW) has successfully managed to rescue and return a 11 year old Hindu girl, from a...

India’s largest, oldest press printing Gita shuts shop

Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS): India’a most authentic, biggest, trusted and sustained connect for the Hindu devout with its rich past...

Namadwaar’s 5th Annual Srimad Bhagavata Mahotsava

MANVEL: Global Organization for Divinity and Namadwaar will conduct its annual grand celebration of bhakti and Bhagavata Dharma, from December 21...

Report of Hindu Vidhidnya Parishad activities in November 2014

1. November 3, 2014 – Participation in discussion program held on ‘Times Now’ TV news channel by Shri. Veerendra Ichalkaranjikar,...

Hindu organizations demand stringency in conversion Act in Maharashtra

from left- Shri. Shrikant Pisolkar, Shri. Arvind Pansare, Shri. Sunil Ghanavat, Dr. Upendra Dahake Nagpur (Maharashtra) : Fanatics, Congress and...

Thiruvananthapuram : Govt to establish Arabic University in the state

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress-led UDF government in the state has decided to establish an International Arabic University in the state. Replying...

Bail for terror mastermind Lakhvi casts shadow on Pakistan resolve to take on radicals

Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Lakhvi out on bail On Thursday, a Pakistan court granted bail to Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, a Lashkar-e-Taiba...

Five of Bihar family are Hindus again

Radhe, Basudev and Pawo Devi at Barohiya Fearing social ‘boycott’, five members of a family belonging to an extremely...

Hindu Dalit group working on ghar wapsi programme to restore lost pride of Hindus

NEW DELHI: Just when a resurgent Vishwa Hindu Parishad is hogging the headlines by reiterating that it is determined...

RSS Chief Bhagwat on Five-day Tour to State

BHUBANESWAR: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohanrao Bhagwat arrived here on Wednesday evening. He is on a five-day tour...

VHP to organize Hindu sammelan in Kolkata

Kolkata: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is organising Hindu Sammelan in Kolkata today as part of their golden jubilee celebrations. The...

Conversion of Hindu woman to Islam solely for marriage not valid: Indian Court

ALLAHABAD: In a significant judgement, the Allahabad high court has ruled that the religious conversion of girls “without their...

PHRRP Partner Hindu Mahasabha of America Donates 60 Blankets to Pak Hindu Refugees in Delhi

Nov 23rd 2014 (New Delhi, India): PHRRP Partner Hindu Mahasabha of America Donated 60 Blankets to Pak Hindu Refugees in...

RSS to hold ‘Hindu Kumbh’ on February 10

The Malwa region unit of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will hold ‘Ma Narmada Kumbh’, a mammoth public gathering, in...

Hindus to support Australian constitutional referendum

Hindus would support the Australian constitutional recognition of nation’s indigenous people in the referendum proposed to be held in...

BJP to focus on Hindu-dominated seats in Jammu

As the focus turns to Hindu-dominated seats of Jammu, the BJP is likely to get aggressive in its campaign,...

‘Love jihad’ is conversion ploy: VHP

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) opposes religious conversions and “love jihad” is only meant to convert people to Islam,...

Conversion policy of UK exposed. British envoy wants Christianity to destroy Hindu identity of Nepal.

Bibek R Dev | HENB | Kathmandu | 14 Dec 2014:: The British Ambassador in Nepal, Andrew J Sparkes’s remark...

Initiative of India is highly needed for the establishment of Hindu State in Nepal.

Yogendra Pratap Shahi | Everest Herald | Kathmandu | 7 Dec 2014:: [This is an interview taken by Yogendra Paratap...

“Christianity and Islam will bid farewell from India by December 31, 2021” – Renowned Hindu leader leader Rajeshwar Singh

New Delhi: Dharm Jagran Manch leader Rajeshwar Singh, of the Aligarh Christmas conversion programme fame, has raked up a new...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad leaders want whole world converted to Hinduism

Stressing India’s identity as a Hindu rashtra, calling for a law against conversions, construction of the Ram Temple at Ayodhya, culling...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Germany Against Islam

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Hilda Raja On Ghar Wapasi Programme

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

[GHHF] How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao : Part 5 (9 & 10 Chapters)

  ​​ GHHF: How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao *  Part 5 (9 & 10...

RSS-Backed Farmers’ Body Holds Massive Protest on Cotton MSP

The Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) organised a massive protest here today demanding an increase in the minimum support price...

RSS Chief, Governor to release two volumes of Samagra Vande

Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat will release two volumes of ‘Samagra Vande...

COW DUNG FOR INDIGESTION, URINE FOR PIMPLES: VISHWA HINDU PARISHAD’S GUIDE TO A HEALTHY LIFE

Cow urine may soon be the most sought-after product in the world, given that it can almost cure everything.Or...

Save the cow, says VHP’s Praveen Togadia

VHP leader Praveen Togadia and Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi at a Virat Hindu Sammelan. —Aadesh Pokhare In a bid...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Common Civil Code, Forget Debate-Implement

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

SECULARISM PRESERVES THE CHRISTIAN MEME INTACT

Secularism is also inimical to society since it facilitates the preservation of the Christian doctrine and meme intact by...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Nip It In The Bud

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

Bangladeshi Hindus protest against injustice on International Human Rights Day

Dhaka, Dec 11 (ANI): The minority Hindu community in Bangladesh staged a protest in Dhaka against violence and injustice...

Man burglarizes Hindu temple; police ask for help

SOUTH JORDAN — Police are asking for help to identify the man who stole a laptop and iPad from...

Vedanta and dharma

The best approach to understand Hinduism is through its teachings. Hinduism rests on the spiritual bedrock of the Vedas, hence Veda Dharma, and...

Sangh Parivar plans to ‘unite’ Hindus with sammelans

LUCKNOW: Modi government’s ‘all-inclusive development’ agenda notwithstanding, saffron pariwar has now taken to brainwashing Hindus for a united stand....

Encouraging response to first meeting held for planning of Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha at Nalasopara

Nalasopara : A Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha has been planned for the 21st December here. Propagation of ‘Sabha’ was started on 8th December by...

The Bhagavad Gita should be our ‘national scripture’

Let me assert the truth the Bhagavad Gita indeed is the guiding scripture for the majority of Indians as...

It’s like Nizam rule in Telangana, says VHP’s Togadia

Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS): Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) international president Praveen Togadia Thursday alleged that injustice is being meted out...

Global Hindu Heritage Foundation (GHHF) 2014-Year end Report of Activities and Accomplishments

  GHHF 2014 – Year end Report of Activities and Accomplishments; Donations requested “Like in a well the more...

​(Sydney) Terrifying photo shows the Indian-born Hindu held as hostage by Muslim gunman

See the man on the right:  http://www.ibtimes.co.in/sydney-hostage-crisis-live-gunman-takes-hostages-cafe-islamic-flag-seen-window-617164   Hostages seen through the window of the cafe in Sydney. Twitter/Stephen...

​The Hindu Response – An Yezidi Perspective by ​Haji Hamika

The Hindu Response – An Yezidi Perspective   ​​ – by Haji Hamika As a Yezidi I am used...

PIL filed by HJS in Mumbai High Court for preserving honour of national flags

Central Govt. changes its stand; now to get opinions from all State Governments on imposition of ban on use...

Sangh Parivar plans to ‘unite’ Hindus with sammelans

LUCKNOW: Modi government’s ‘all-inclusive development’ agenda notwithstanding, saffron pariwar has now taken to brainwashing Hindus for a united stand....

HINDU AMERICAN FOUNDATION APPROVES TEXAS TEXTBOOKS WITH NEW CORRECTIONS

Recently, we published an article on the improvements that the Texas State Board of Education made to the descriptions of Sikhism in their approved...

‘Give us our rights’: Hindu group demands protection of graveyard

BAHAWALPUR:  “We are treated like the scum of the Earth. Land grabbers are constructing buildings on our graveyard...

Hindu Munnani backs Sri Lankan President visit

AP minister for environment and forests Bojjala Gopalakrishna Reddy welcomes Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Renigunta airport....

VHP LEADER BACKS SUSHMA SWARAJ’S PROPOSAL TO MAKE GITA NATIONAL BOOK

Mumbai: A senior leader of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Tuesday supported Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad backs Sushma Swaraj on Bhagwad Gita

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Tuesday came out in defence of external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on her...

Fraudulent Secularisation of Indian Constitution – Ram Kumar Ohri, IPS (Retd)

 Fraudulent Secularisation of Indian Constitution            Insertion of word ‘Secular’ in Indian Consitution on the Sly  –           Ram Kumar...

​Invitation (US – Houston) Indian History Awareness & Research (IHAR)​ – ​Lecture by Mr. Rajiv Malhotra​​

  Indian History Awareness & Research (IHAR) A Research Arm of Arsha Vidya Satsanga Cordially Invites You to a Lecture by...



Why Hindus don’t eat Beef (Cow) – Scriptures refrences and Practical reasonsing

Author – Swadesh Katoch According to scriptures, there are seven mothers (or equivalent to mother):  (1) the real mother, ...

Techies to converge in Silicon Valley for saving the Yezidis – a peaceful community which believes in Reincarnation

In the very heart of the Middle East is tucked away a community having  distinct non-Islamic religious beliefs. Not...


Amazing Science Behind Hindu Temples 

India is a place which is known for many things and most important of them all is our unique...

Protest against conversion and slave marriages to Muslims of Pakistani Hindu girls

Washington DC: December 7, 2014. (PCP) Pakistani, Indian and American organizations will stage a protest against enforced conversion and...

Kolkata: RSS working overtime to make VHP rally a success

Rashtriy a Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is leaving no stone unturned to make the Visva Hindu Parishad’s mega rally in...

VHP Regrets leaving Out Sinhala Hindus

CHENNAI: Claiming that there could be no Hindu dignity until the Ram Mandir was constructed and a complete ban...

Mangaluru: Ulaibettu clash – VHP, Bajrang Dal call for bandh on Dec 8

Mangaluru: VHP bandh on Dec 8 – Sec 144 imposed in Ulaibettu Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru Updated Mangaluru,...

Hindu’s Datta Jayanthi peaceful celebrated

The three-day Datta Jayanti celebrations, conducted by organisations, ended peacefully at Sri Guru Dattatreya Bababudan Swamy Dargah here on...

Curb Cow Smuggling To Bangladesh At Any Cost – Indian Home Minister To Armed Forces

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday ordered Border Security Force (BSF) to curb cow smuggling along the India-Bangladesh border at...

Bhagavat Gita – An International Treatise on Secular Spirituality: Mukundan P.R.

Bhagavat Gita – An International Treatise on Secular Spirituality: Mukundan P.R. ​Recently I read the columns written by Sagarika.Ghose in...

Author Bal K.Gupta honored by The 1947 Partition Archives

Bal K. Gupta (second from left) was honored by The 1947 Partition Archive at their office on the Skydeck...

Pakistan: 99 percent of Hindu girls raped, converted are under 13 years of age

As many as 99 percent of Hindu girls who are converted to Islam and forcibly married are under 13...

Washington DC protest against Hindu girls rape

The wails of Anjali, a twelve year old Hindu girl abducted and raped in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, and...

‘Karthigai Deepam’ lights up Madurai

Earthen lamps glowing at the Golden Lotus Tank of Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple in the city on Friday. Photos: S....

Miss America & Rep Gabbard helping promote understanding of Hinduism: HAF

Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri and Congresswomen Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) are helping promote Hinduism’s universal message of pluralism and...

Himachal temples house gold, silver worth Rs.178 crore

Dharamsala: Gold and silver worth Rs.178 crore is in the possession of 29 prominent government-controlled Hindu temples in Himachal Pradesh,...

‘With Hindu-leaning govt in power, Ram temple will be reality soon’

Under the banner of the “United Hindu Front”, a group of around 100 people staged a “celebration” on the...

RSS bets on cadres to spread Clean Ganga message

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has roped in youths to push Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet project ‘Clean Ganga’. To...

Hindu pilgrims leave for India

LAHORE: Dozens of Hindu pilgrims returned to India via Wagah border after performing Shiv Pooja at Katas Raj in...

Pakistan: Minor Hindu girls abducted, converted to Islam, forcibly married; one to man, 62

Washington DC: November 30, 2014. (Ahmar MustikhanTwo Hindu girls aged 13 and 14 were abducted at gunpoint Thursday and...

RSS hopes to increase number of shakhas with BJP drive

As the BJP is riding high on the “NaMo” wave and is confident of meeting its target of 10...

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...

Hindu Family Camp at Radha Madhav Dham

      A Great Family Camp for the whole family at Radha Madhav Dham If Image does not...

Eye-opening Tweets on Western Christians’ Relentless Conversions of Hindus in India

Sankrant Sanu 2 hrs · Twitter · Worldwide Christians destroyed native cultures, now India MT “@GNagavath: Preaching Gospel With Banjara Christ http://t.co/H1U49A2y5T”...

Hindu Heritage Endowment News – HHE December 2014 Newsletter

Planned Giving NewsletterDecember 2014 Do you have questions about estate planning? Planned giving? Your will? Each month, we feature...

Chronology Of Hinduism in America

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

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...

Indian Hindu sage conducted nuke test ages ago: BJP MP

A sage in India conducted a nuclear test centuries ago, Uttarakhand’s former chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has said...

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;...

Refugee Youth are Receiving Help from Sewa International

HOUSTON: An unanticipated need for educational support for refugee youth has developed at the Los Arcos apartments in Southwest...

Ram Temple in Ayodhya – the dignity of Hindus, Dr. Pravin Togadia

Hindu Unity Conference by VHP was organized in Chennai as a part of its Golden Jubilee Celebrations.  Dr. Pravin Togadia,...

Patriots Forum’s Weekly Newsletter

(Weekly Newsletter of Patriots’ Forum) www.patriotsforum.org Dear Enlightened Readers, We have a mixed bag this week: Barack Obama will...

World Hindu Foundation: Press Release

World Hindu Foundation: Press Release   Details: www.maharajgroup.co.za/whfsa2.htm “Religious leaders representing a cross-section of the Hindu community met at an historic...

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...

[GHHF] How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao

  GHHF: How to tell Hinduism to Your Child? – K Aravinda Rao *  Part 3 (5 & 6 Chapters)...

India: Gem trader funds ‘mass fatherless wedding’

The couples and their guests gathered under decorated gazebos at the mass wedding An Indian diamond trader has paid...

​Tamil Nadu Hindu youth shine at national fora

Two sets of Tamilnadu students made a mark on two different national events last month.  One: The team of...


Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Sanskrit Again

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 University of America Offers the First Training Course for American Hindu Leaders to become Certified Volunteer Chaplains of the Hindu Faith​

Certified Volunteer Chaplains of the Hindu Faith “Lead us from unreal to real. Lead us from Darkness to the...

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

|| श्री || ।। जयतु जयतु हिन्दुराष्ट्रम् ।। News           Hindu Issues            Activities...

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...

Entry of Hindutva into Kashmir politics

In the backdrop of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) grand ambition to conquer Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir, albeit...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Now Vandemataram

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

GHRD appeal to rescue Kajal Bheel in Pakistan by singing petition

Namaste! Please sing the petition being forwarded by GHRD at the given below link to save Kajal Bheel in...


The message of Bhagavad Gita at Scouts’ Annual Ten Commandment Hike, Nov 28th by Sanjay Mehta

Ninth Annual Ten Commandment Hike November 28, 2014, Pittsburgh PA 6 Kislev, 5775* Jewish Committee on Scouting Laurel Highlands...

VIRAT HINDUSTAN SANGAM – NATIONAL CONVENOR: DR. SUBRAMANIAN SWAMYkATARIAN(

VIRAT HINDUSTAN SANGAM                           A-77 Nizamuddin East, New Delhi-110013  National Convenor: Dr. Subramanian Swamy  The VIRAT HINDUSTAN SANGAM (VHS)...

Vidya-Gyan; US based non profit 501 c(3) organization awaits your ideas and support

Dear colleagues, friends and family, We are pleased to announce the creation of a U.S. based non-profit organization Vidya-Gyan,...

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...

India will be ‘Visvaguru’ to world : Indian PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks at a function in the Fiji National University in Suva on Wednesday. Interactiing with...


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....

Indian Film Industry Creating Bad Image of Police Force: Indian PM Narendra Modi

GUWAHATI: Film industry’s portrayal of the police force has irked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who said cinema has created...

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...

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...

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...

12,000 Hindu’s Holy Cattle illegally slaughtered at Sambhajinagar (Maharashtra)

Sambhajinagar (Maharashtra) : In the area of fanatics, 12,000 cattle were slaughtered to death in illegal manner on the occasion...

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...

Crisis of a community – Kashi. N. Pandita

Crisis of a community Kashi. N. Pandita Jammu-based Daily Excelsior of 27 November 2014 carried on its front page...

​A Little India in Myanmar, with Hindi classes and an RSS branch

In between Myanmar’s two erstwhile capitals Yangon and Mandalay lies Zayawaddy Grant, a cluster of villages and a small township....

​​Research on Rebirth​: ​​Maria Wirth

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

World Hindu News CEO speaks at World Hindu Congress 2014 –Hindu Media Forum

New Delhi, India (22 Nov 2014): World Hindu News CEO Rahul Chandra on behalf of World Hindu News company...

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...

World Hindu News Media Boosted Participation at World Hindu Congress 2014

  NEW DELHI, INDIA (22 NOV 2014): Many delegates at World Hindu Congress 2014 met and greeted World Hindu...

VHPA Donated Meals to Houston based Hindu Bhutanese

Houston, Texas (11-22-2014) : VHPA Donated Meals to Houston based Bhutanese Hindu families. Dhaval Joshipura, president of N Houston...

Thank you Ekal Vidyalaya – From Ekal Alum Gudiya Kumari

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA In 54,366 villages educating over 1,526,738  children  in rural and tribal India.   25 Years 1.5 Million...

The British Sikh Association’s Annual Dinner – 24th November 2014

The Rt. Hon. Dr. Theresa May MP, Home Secretary, receiving Honorary Doctorate from the World Sikh University presented by...

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...

Indian PM Narendra Modi launches Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate Karyakram

Prime Minster Narendra Modi on Thursday launched Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate Karyakram. Looking to create an environment conducive...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Kavita’s Adopted Village is Hedgewar’s Ancestral Home

NIZAMABAD: Kandakurthi, one of the villages adopted by Nizamabad MP K Kavitha, has a great cultural and spiritual history...

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...

[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)...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Sanskritisation versus Saffronisation?

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Jana Gana Mana—Again

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

JFH Unites With Yezidiska In Hindu-Yezidi Alliance

Justice For Hindus has officially united with Yezidiska, a Swedish Yezidi human rights organization to help build an alliance...

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...

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...

Create new education model acceptable to all, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says

NAGPUR: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat told intellectuals, educationists and academicians to come out with a new indigenous model of...

[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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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)...

ABVP honours first disabled Hindu woman to climb Everest

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) honoured Arunima Sinha, the first disabled woman to conquer Mount Everest. She was...

Importance Of Aarti In Hinduism 

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

Activists return to Sangh Parivar fold

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activists on Sunday accorded a public reception to a group...

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...

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...

First Bhutanese American Advocacy Day

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 19, 2014 (Hindu American Foundation): A delegation of nearly 30 Bhutanese Hindus from across the country...

Chronology of events of cooperation between Hindu Americans and Yezidi Americans

Please find below the chronology of events of cooperation between Hindu Americans and Yezidi Americans along with background information....

HINDRAF writes to UN Director seeking urgent intervention on proposed development on the Swami Vivekananda Ashram’s

COMMITTEE FOR THE PROTECTION & PRESERVATION OF HERITAGE BUILDINGS C/O HINDRAF No.50, Taman Sri Labu, 70200 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia....

Objection on the proposed development on the Swami Vivekananda Ashram’s site in Brickfields pursuant to DBKL Public Notice​

28th October 2014 Via fax & post Fax No: 03-2272 1392 Yang Berbahagia Dr Zainah Ibrahim Commissioner for Heritage...

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...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – ​Dhaka Declaration (November 14-15,2014)

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

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...

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...

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...

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.,...

Patriot Forum’s Letter to Indian Environment Minister on Proposed Tallest Temple In Vrindaban​

Attention: To Shri Prakash Javadekar To Shri Prakash Javadekar The Environment Minister September 12, 2014 Manyabarji, Subject: Proposed Tallest...

​Indian President Pranab Mukherjee laid the foundation stone for the “Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir”​

Skyscraper temple at Vrindavan soon Nov 17, 2014 – E.T.B. Sivapriyan | Asian Age/Vrindavan (UP) President Pranab Mukherjee performs...

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...

RSS, BJP leaders to address ‘World Hindu Congress’

New Delhi: BJP and RSS leaders will address an international conference beginning here Nov 21 that seeks to provide...

Patriot Forum – Vol.71 – Patriots Speak:: 10-16 Nov. 2014

Dear Enlightened Readers, This week has a mixed bag: •    US and China sign a historic climate deal: •   ...

Transformation of society begins at Shaka, RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

Addressing a strong 7000 Swayamsevaks in a gathering at National High School Grounds, Basavangudi, Bengaluru, RSS Sarsanghachalak Mohan Bhagwat...

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...

RSS Sarsanghachalak visits seva bastis in Bengaluru

November 14, Bengluru: P.P. Sarasanghachalak of RSS Dr. Mohan Rao Bhagwat  visited a slum (seva basti) at Hombegoudanagar, Wilson...

VHP: Pledge to end social evils in Society, two-day conclave at Bangalore

Tumakuru: With a clear message to stop prompted religious conversion and pledged to end social evils like untouchability and caste-ism within...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Facts about Religion

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

​ ​APPEAL TO ESTABLISH A NEW BEAUTIFUL IDOL OF SRIMAHAVISHNU IN ANKORWAT TEMPLE​

OM NAMO VENKATESAYA. TO MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS OF THE WORLD INDIANS. SUBJECT: TO ESTABLISH A NEW BEAUTIFUL IDOL...

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...

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)...

‘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...

Hindu temple planned in county

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

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...


Hindu Samhati President Tapan Ghosh’s take on Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/even-after-deaths-26-more-tubectomies-were-done-in-one-hour-at-another-camp/ One of my facebook friends Kaushal Dalmia is insisting me to promote Modiji’s Swachh Bharat Mission on my...

Hindu’s Worshipping Gods

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

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 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...

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...

DAP urges heritage department to step in after Ashram trustees defend development plan

Following objections by landowners of the historic Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields to have it declared a heritage site, an...

​Peace in Middle East, a special webcast with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on 15 Nov 7 pm Indian Standard Time​

Peace In The Middle East Join The Peace Work Through Collective Solutions & Prayers For The Middle East. Participate...

British Parliament pays glowing tributes to Sikhs and Indian Army for WWI role

Tomes have been written on Winston Churchill’s dislike for India and Indians. Yet we know very little about his...

Veteran filmmaker & director of Hindu Epic show Mahabharat Ravi Chopra passed away in Mumbai

Veteran filmmaker Ravi Chopra passed away at Breach Candy Hospital at 3.30 pm, today. He was said to be...

Ground Zero report: How Bangladeshi Muslims infiltrate into India

The Ichhamati river. On the opposite bank is Bangladesh Taki in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district is the...

​Rajiv Malhotra’s book BEING DIFFERENT and NIIT’s new Asian Lens initiative​

My book BEING DIFFERENT and NIIT’s new Asian Lens initiative (Videos of strategic discussions on a major new initiative...

Hindu groups Appeal for donation Yezidi cause – photos of IAHV relief work at Sinjar

Pictures of the relief supplies before loading them in US Army helicopters Please note the urgent need and support. ...

​Petition to Add A Statue of Manu to U.S. Supreme Court Building

Petition Link>>  ​Petition to Add A Statue of Manu to U.S. Supreme Court Building Dear friends,   We need...

Veterinarian and researcher Dr Azad Kumar Kaushik study of antibodies from Cow

Cow antibodies Veterinarian and researcher Dr Azad Kumar Kaushik is studying antibodies from cattle in the hope of developing...

Contribute to Save Yezidis

SOME FACTS: Yezidis, an ancient community on the verge of extinction, is facing from ISIS one of the worst...

Amazing facts about Chidambram Temple

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

Launch Event: Swami Dayananda Saraswati Initiative at GTU, Berkeley in Hindu Studies

Click Here to Register for the Nov 15th “Awareness and Fund Raiser” event. Join us on Nov 15th at 5 pm Please forward...

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...

VHP demands ban on products dumped by China

Kolkata, Nov 5 (IANS): Demanding a ban on products dumped by China which has brought the steel and small scale...

RSS Marches to HC for Event Nod

CHENNAI: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has approached Madras High Court seeking permission to take out a procession on...

Facts To Know About Hindu’s Pradosh Vrat 

Pradosh vrat is one of the most auspicious and significant vratas of Hinduism. It is a fast observed in...

Kathmandu, Varanasi to be sister Hindu’s cities

KATHMANDU, NOV 08 – Kathmandu and Varanasi (Kashi) share many similarities historically, culturally and religiously. Very soon these two...

Teachings Of Guru Nanak Dev Ji Are Extremely Beneficial In Tackling Mental Health

Sikhs all over the world are celebrating the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji on 6th November. In this context,...

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...

Ma Narmada Hindu Sangam’s district office inaugurated

Dewas : The district office of the Ma Narmada Hindu Sangam was inaugurated at the local Bhopal square to prepare...

Hindraf urges probe into Vivekananda Ashram development plans

A committee called the ‘Committee to Protect and Preserve National Heritage (CPPNH)’ aims to pressure the Swami Vivekananda Ashram’s...

Trinity in Hinduism

In Hindu mythology, there is also a concept of trinity. In Hindi, it is called ” त्रिमूर्ती ” (Trimurti...

Another Hindu girl forcefully converted in Pakistan

Members of the Hindu community protest outside the Hyderabad Press Club on Wednesday over alleged forced conversion and marriage...

Hindu funeral ceremony held for Australian murder victim

An Australian grandmother has been cremated in a traditional Hindu ceremony in India following the arrest of her three alleged killers....

Temples vandalised in Brahmanbaria

Five temples have been vandalised in a Brahmanbaria village following allegation that a Hindu man had defamed Prophet Muhammad...

PLEASE HINDUS, DON’T SAY: “ALL RELIGIONS ARE THE SAME” – MARIA WIRTH

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

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)...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) -​ Muslims Being Disempowered—True Or False?​

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

International Response Needed: Pak Govt. Must Return Angli Meghwar To Her Home

According to JFH sources, Angli Meghwar is a 12 year old Hindu girl who was kidnapped from her home...

Wife commits suicide after husband tortures for worshipping Hindu gods

CHENNAI: What was supposed to be a convergence of faith in an inter-religious marriage turned tragic after the wife...

Ramesh Kumar protested in National Assembly on 13-year old Hindu girl kidnapping

Islamabad: November 1, 2014. (PCP) Prominent Hindu lawmaker and Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has...

43 ‘lagnas’ this wedding season for Hindus, but only six most auspicious

PATNA: Wedding season is round the corner with there being at least 43 ‘lagnas’ between November 24 this year...

Hinduism is the real World Religion

Every Religion has its philosophy – as to how it looks at the world, its truth, its people and...

RSS launches SAMVADA Android mobile app

Bengaluru November 06:  It is easier to receive RSS related updates now. RSS’s media center Vishwa Samvada Kendra – Karnataka,...

Sewa Collaborates with City of Houston to Manage and Control Diabetes

Stop Diabetes Camp using Yoga Therapy at City Of Houston DAWN Center HOUSTON: VYASA and Sewa International are starting...

Praveen Togadia: Muslims from Bangladesh infiltrators, Hindus refugee

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Wednesday demanded that Muslims who had come from Bangladesh should be treated as infiltrators...

Hindus Religious Leaders Urge Filipinos to Continue Benefiting from Yoga

Hindus have urged Filipinos to continue reaping the benefits of yoga, despite some unkind reports in the media.  Hindu...

RSS caps stolen from Indore, cops hunt for suspect

INDORE: The city police are hunting for a man who is suspected to have stolen a consignment of signature...

Vijay Iyer melds ‘Rites of Spring,’ Hindu Holi festival

Renowned jazz pianist/composer/bandleader Vijay Iyer tied the primordial rituals of “The Rite of Spring” to the modern-day celebration of...

Atharvaveda sacred text of Hinduism

The Atharvaveda (Sanskrit: अथर्ववेद  atharvaveda, a tatpurusha compound of Atharvan, an ancient Rishi, and veda, meaning “knowledge”) is a sacred text of Hinduism and one of the four Vedas,...

Arrest of Manoj – Hindu outfits warn govt against testing their patience

Mangaluru, Nov 4: A number of activists of various Hindu outfits, who held a mega protest demonstration at Suratkal against...

Hinduism and Its Origin

Hinduism is a widespread Religion in South and South East Asia. But What actually we mean by Hinduism? Is...

Diwali Event Brings Hindus, Indians Of Kalamazoo Together

Last year, President Obama and the First Lady danced with Indian children in recognition of the Hindu holiday Diwali....

A united Hindu village body bans Shia Muharram program near Delhi

Communal tension is rising in Northwest Delhi’s Bawana locality two days ahead of Muharram. On Sunday, a large number...


Hindu NGOs want Heritage Department to stop Vivekananda Ashram redevelopment

Two Hindu NGOs are now pushing the authorities to step forward and protect the 110-year-old Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields,...

VHP observes golden jubilee through blood donation camp

Mangaluru, Nov 2: To mark Vishwa Hindu Parishad’s golden jubilee and to commemorate the 24th anniversary of the firing on...

AIIMS head to DU VC, top law officer to Medanta boss, all meet RSS chief

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat met nearly 60 luminaries from the fields of education, health care, law, culture and bureaucracy...

Hindu Devas take a (silk) road trip to Japan

This is a historical phenomenon, which entertains and fascinates me to no end. Buddhism had a huge impact on...

VHP observes golden jubilee through blood donation camp

Mangaluru, Nov 2: To mark Vishwa Hindu Parishad’s golden jubilee and to commemorate the 24th anniversary of the firing on...

1,000 attend VHPA’s annual celebration of Diwali in Atlanta

  Sheth Family Foundation gifts $1.2 m. worth property to Georgia Charter Schools Association Atlanta, GA: Award-winning music directors...

The Godhra Riots – Postscript: The Masterminds

The Godhra Riots Postscript:   The Masterminds Nicole Elfi October 2014 Note : This is a postscript toThe Godhra...

An Epic Retelling: Geet Ramayan completes 60 years

On April 1, 1955, at 8.45 am sharp, presenter Purushottam Joshi of All India Radio (AIR), Pune, announced the...

SEWA International Caps Off Food Drive

BLOOMINGTON – A non-profit spent the day giving back in the Twin Cities. A group of about 75 volunteers...

RSS’s three-day camp for college-goers starts today in Agra, nearly 5,500 to attend

With an aim to impart its ideology among college-going youths, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will hold a three-day mega...

RSS Hailed Chola for Five Decades’

CHENNAI: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Friday stoutly denied reports that the RSS has been planning to celebrate...

VHP to organise blood donation camp on Sunday

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad will organise blood donation camps on November 2 across the country to collect one lakh...

Diwali festival leaves colourful mark on Whittlesea community

Mill Park’s Hindu BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandirs temple community went all out to celebrate the Diwali festival. Picture: Sarah...

Hindus protest over minor’s girl abduction, forced conversion

Karachi: A legislator of Pakistan’s Hindu minority on Saturday warned of the forced conversion of a minor girl, who...

HRD minister Smriti Irani meets RSS leaders for revamping education system

Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani met senior functionaries of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leaders and representatives of...

Bertrand Russel On Granth Sahib & Sikhism

Bertrand Russel Bertrand Russel On Granth Sahib & Sikhism 1950, Russell was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature He...

Hinduism illuminated during Festival of Lights

Diwali: Hindu priest leads prayer ceremony to celebrate the New Year. Last week marked a new year in the...

[GHHF] Christian Pastor conducted illegal Proselytizing on Seven Hills of Balaji Temple; Hindus were outraged; Pastor and others were arrested.

  GHHF Christian Pastor conducted illegal Proselytizing on Seven Hills of Balaji Temple; Hindus were outraged; Pastor and others...

The Two Faces of Hinduism – Mukundan P.R.

The Two Faces of Hinduism In the Upanishadic, Sankhyan, Vedantic and Yoga philosophies, the Creation is not attributed to...

India’s Diwali Festival Lights up Hanoi

HANOI, VIETNAM, October 19, 2014 (Vietnam Plus): The Indian Embassy and the Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam co-organized the...

Ekal College Student Internship – Dec 14 – Jan3

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA In over 54,000 villages educating over 1.5 million children in rural and tribal India....

Dharma Festival in the Royal Garden on August 30

SWEDEN, September 18, 2014 (source): I was just passing by the Kings Garden on August 30 and saw a...

​BHBCUC, ​​USA ​USA Expresses Concern Over Arming and Shelter of Jamat in West Bengal

​​ BHBCUC,  ​​ USA Expresses Concern Over Arming and Shelter of Jamat in West Bengal   BHBCUC, USA has...

Scores of Indian-Americans Celebrate Chhath Pooja in United States

WASHINGTON:  Scores of Indian-Americans, some even driving a few hundred miles, gathered on the banks of the historic Potomac river...

SC suspends defamation proceedings against Subramanian Swamy

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday suspended defamation proceedings in five cases initiated by the Tamil Nadu government...

Rebuttal Against Suggestion That Hindus And Muslims In India Unite Against Economics Of Vices​

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

VHPA Launches the First Hindu Community Center in New England

World Hindu Council of America Inc. (VHPA) Office of the President 7 Gannon Terr., Framingham, MA 01702 Tel.: 508-875-0432....

Dragging of Hinduism in Florida School Board election campaign Angered Hindus

Hindus are upset at unnecessary dragging of Hinduism in Marion County School Board (MCSB) elections in Florida. Distinguished Hindu...

Hindus worship the Sun on Chhath worldwide

KATHMANDU: Life on Earth is impossible without the sun — the source of energy necessary for life on Earth. People...

Claremont Hindu Society Presents Diwali

This year, the five-day Hindu festival of Diwali, also known as the “Festival of Lights”, fell on October 21...

Hindu Temple in Monroeville wants to expand

Monroeville council is scheduled to vote Nov. 11 on whether to grant zoning changes so that a Hindu temple...

Cut water, power supply to industries polluting Hindu’s Holy River Ganga: SC

National Green Tribunal asked to file status report every six months Observing that its “last hope” rests on the...

FIR registered in Kathirur murder case of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) functionary

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday registered its first information report in the murder of Rashtriya Swayamsevak...

Ten Commandments Vandalized at Oklahoma Capitol; Hindus Unhappy

Hindus have strongly condemned the vandalizing of Ten Commandments monument on the Oklahoma State Capitol grounds in Oklahoma City,...

‘Anti-Hindu’ YouTube video creates flutter

TIRUMALA: A video clipping on YouTube showing a person propagating non Hindu beliefs in Tirumala created a flutter in...

‘No youth left behind’: RSS targets young professionals in bid to expand grassroots network 

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has a new mantra for the Modi age: No youth left behind.  Re-energised by the...


Yezidi-Hindu Coalition Petition, Letter

Dear Yezdi-Hindu Coalition,   We can not be complacent. We must be pro-active. Ask everyone you know to sign...

22 Reasons To Believe Hinduism Is Based On Science

22 Reasons To Believe Hinduism Is Based On Science            वृक्षPeople are advised to worship Neem and Banyan tree in...

VHPA Appeal: Yezidi Hindus Relief Fund

Appeal: Yezidi Hindus Relief Fund       World Hindu Council of America Inc. (VHPA) Office of the Seva Vice...

Hindu festival of lights in Cayman

The Cayman Islands is a rich melting pot of cultures from around the world, and people from a variety...

UK Prime Minister labels Hindu encyclopaedia as ‘great contribution to humanity’

British Prime Minister David Cameron termed the Encyclopaedia of Hinduism as a ‘great contribution to humanity’, adding that he...

Hindus urge withdrawal of Lord Vishnu beer of Brazil

Upset Hindus have urged Brazil based Cervejaria Colorado to apologize and withdraw its India Pale Ale beer carrying the...

Sam Cam shines in a sari for Diwali: PM’s wife opts for royal blue garment at Tory event to celebrate the Hindu festival

It is known as the Festival of lights – so Samantha Cameron made sure she dazzled. The Prime Minister’s...

Cameron Celebrates Diwali With Launch of Hinduism Encyclopedia

British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife celebrated Diwali at a special event where he launched an encyclopedia...

Secaucus Hindu temple celebrates Diwali with open house

Secaucus’ Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Temple welcomed hundreds of community members, both Indian and non-Indian, to its community open house...

Hindu Janjagruti Samiti now seeks to expand activities to Assam

Hindu Janjagruti Samiti (HJS) which has for the past few months been voicing concern over ‘love jihad’ across India,...

RSS, BJP in talks to keep conflict at bay

Senior RSS leaders, including Suresh Soni and Krishan Gopal, have been meeting members of Sangh Parivar affiliates and senior...

Claremont Hindu Society Presents Diwali

This year, the five-day Hindu festival of Diwali, also known as the “Festival of Lights”, fell on October 21...

Diwali – new year’s celebration – mixes old, new traditions

Every religion has at least one central holiday that is celebrated by most followers. For Hindus and Sikhs, that...

Reward Targets Anti-Hindu Hate-Crime Vandals in Virginia

Washington — A sudden spurt of anti-Hindu hate crimes and vandalism incidents in a suburb of Virginia have led...

A British school makes Sanskrit compulsory

A Letter From Grandpa By Niranjan Shah My dear Nikita and Sanjna: In the heart of London, a British...

​A​n Indian​ Soldier Reviews ​Bollywood Movie ​‘Haider’

A​n Indian​ Soldier Reviews ​Bollywood Movie ​‘Haider’ I am an ex-armyman. I was stationed in Kashmir in mid-nineties. This...

VHPA Diwali Celebration Enlivens Atlanta Community at Centennial Olympic Park

Atlanta, GA: The fall season is synonymous with a lot of colors but here inAtlanta, however, it is not just...

​Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) -​ West Bengal—A “Terror State”

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

President Obama Extends Warmest Wishes for Diwali

Today, President Obama wished a Happy Diwali to all those who celebrate the festival of lights. In 2009, President...

Hinduism to become part of OSU’s Religious Courses

Oregon State University (OSU) is launching religious studies major in the upcoming winter term and it shall include various...

New Jersey Museum Exhibiting Artworks Devoted To Hindu God Siva

Hunterdon Art Museum (HAM) in Clinton (New Jersey, USA) is showing an exhibition containing several artworks devoted to Hindu...

Huge ‘Goodudeepa’ attracts all at ‘Sarva Dharma Deepavali’

Udupi, Oct 27: Sauhardha Committee, Catholic Sabha, and Udupi Diocese jointly celebrated ‘Sarva Dharma Deepavali’ at Our Lady of Mother...

Pakistani PM greets Hindu parliamentarians on Diwali

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif greeted Hindu members of the Parliament, including members of the provincial and national assemblies as...

Diwali festival reflects North Jersey’s growing Indian-American community

MAHWAH — When Ashish Pachauri moved to Bergen County from Pennsylvania one year ago, he, his wife, Saumya, and...

What Is Hindu Dharma (or Hinduism)?

Hinduism is a modern term, but it represents the ancient most living thought and culture of the world. The...

Hindu Diwali mithai sweets and Festival of Lights treats recipes 

Diwali 2014 began October 20 with Dhanteras. The Hindu “festival of lights” ushers in the Hindu new year. It...


VHPA Best Wishes for a Very Happy Deepawali

Om Asato Maa Sat Gamaya – Lead me from Falsehood to Truth. Tamaso Maa Jyotir Gamaya – Lead me...

NARAIN KATARIA’s MESSAGE ON DEEPAWALI!

WISHING YOU A HAPPY, HEALTHY AND PROSPEROUS DEEPAWALI! Respected Colleagues: While wishing you and your family a Happy, Healthy...

Hindus Join Yezidis in DC Demonstration

Hindus Join beseiged Yezidis for DC demonstration WASHINGTON D.C., October 24, 2014 Yezidis and Hindus came from across the...

Make Sanskrit compulsory in CBSE till Class XII: RSS outfit

After it succeeded in getting German removed as a third language from Centre-run Kendriya Vidyalayas, Sanskrit Bharati – a...

Nandurbar (Maharashtra) : Devout Hindus make a resolve to protect Goumata and temples

Nandurbar (Maharashtra) : It is the need of the hour that Hindus unite setting aside their differences of caste and...

Forms of Goddesses

“If God is our- father, why cannot God be our mother! If we are the children of our heavenly Father,...

Indian PM Modi To Army in Siachen: ‘Happy Diwali, You Make It Possible for Indians to Celebrate’

SIACHEN:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi spent some time on Thursday morning rallying soldiers at Siachen, the world’s highest battlefield, where...

Video – Inspired by Indian PM Narendra Modi ‘Swachcha bharat Abhiyan’, Chicago Hindus initiates ‘Swachcha NRI Image Abhiyan’

From Himanshu Dave: As we know our Prime minister has started Swachcha bharat Abhiyan. I also want take part...

‘Festival of lights’ in the garrison city

RAWALPINDI: The century-old Krishna temple located in a non-descript old house in Saddar Bazaar is not noticeable to passersby...

Understanding Diwali, the festival of lights

MANY PEOPLE ASSOCIATE DIWALI, OR THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS, WITH THE HINDU RELIGION; HOWEVER, IT ALSO PLAYS A SIGNIFICANT ROLE...

Hindu culture, tradition celebrated at Chatham temple

CHATHAM — Krishna Brahmamdam admitted that celebrating Diwali, or the Festival of Lights, in Wednesday was much different than...

Prof. Rameshwar Mishra’s new book released by Puri Shankracharya Shri Nishchalanand Saraswati

Prof. Rameshwar Mishra (on left), BJP’s Murali Manohar Joshi (third from left), Srimatjagatguru Shankracharya Pujyapad Swami Shri. Nishchalanand Saraswatiji...

Generosity shown by Hindus should not be mistaken for their weakness : Puri Shankaracharya

New Delhi : Although Vedic Sanatan Dharma teaches to show mercy to all beings, our generosity should not be misconstrued...

Be aware of need to change the wretched condition of nation and Dharma while celebrating Diwali

Listen to heart-rending cry of ‘Gou-mata’ ! Demand ban on cow-slaughter in whole country ! After 66 years of...

VHPA Best Wishes for a Very Happy Deepawali

Best Wishes for a Very Happy Deepawali cid:930562916@25102011-2B22 Om Asato Maa Sat Gamaya – Lead me from Falsehood to...

Happy Diwali – Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA

    Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA In 54,366 villages educating over 1,526,799 children  in rural and tribal India 25...

SEWA International USA Diwali Appeal For ​The Yazidis Community

     Sewa International would like to thank you for your help in “lighting” the lamp of change in...

MIM workers stop funeral of a Hindu and burst crackers

Unification of Hindus and devout rulers can only stop demonic insolence of MIM ! Fanatics raise slogans against Hindus...

Purushottam Khedekar Case – High Court admonishes Maharashtra Government

Purushottam Khedekar created communal rift amongst people through his writings; but Maharashtra Government did not take any action in...

Bhangra music fills the air as hundreds flock to Soho Road’s Diwali celebrations

Bhangra music filled the air as hundreds of people flocked to Diwali celebrations in Birmingham. Food stalls and dancing also entertained...

Hindus celebrate Diwali

LAHORE: The Hindu community on Thursday celebrated Diwali – festival of lights observed on dark half of the Ashvina...

Diwali night makes students feel at home

Shouts of “Happy Diwali!” bounced off the walls outside of the Memorial Union as members of Hindu YUVA lit...

Dampened celebrations: Over 9,000 Hindu workers fail to receive salaries in time for Diwali

KARACHI:  Diwali celebrations in over 9,000 Hindu households may be dampened as the municipal workers failed to receive their...

Partial solar eclipse October 23 highlights Hindu Diwali Festival of Lights

Greetings, fellow stargazers, the heavens have a treat for us, compliments of Brother Sun and Sister Moon. Those two...

Five held for Sena man’s murder, security stepped up in Malad (east)

A  day after a Shiv Sena activist was stabbed to death at his home in Malad East, tension gripped...

Tej and Prem Tanden Donate 10 Acres of Land to Build Om Hindu Community Center in Billerica

BILLERICA, MA– Tej and Prem Tanden have donated 10 acres of land to build Om Hindu Community Center in...

Zardari felicitates Hindu community on Deewali

Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) co-chairman and former President Asif Ali Zardari has greeted the Hindu community of the country...

Naundero House pledges grand Diwali

A grand Diwali celebration function is being organised at Naundero House on Wednesday for which lists of invitees are...

Way to perform Lakshmi Puja on Diwali

The season has changed, the lights have been lit—smile and dress-up because the festival of lights is knocking on...

Hindu backing for reconciliation urged

President Mahinda Rajapaksa today urged the Hindu community in Sri Lanka to actively participate in the reconciliation process as...

‘Hindu-loyalist’ MLA Raja Singh Thakur receives threat from Islamic countries

Bhagyanagar (Andhra Pradesh) : BJP’s MP, elected from ‘Goshamahal’ and a ‘Hindu-loyalist’, Shri. Rajasingh Thakur has received threat to his...

Happy Diwali/Shuvo Deepabali: ​Patriots’ Forum

October 22, 2014 Subject: ​​Happy Diwali/Shuvo Deepabali Respected Elders and Mothers, Dear Brothers and Sisters, and Young Boys and...

Happy Diwali – From Ekal USA

    Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA In 54,366 villages educating over 1,526,799 children in rural and tribal India 25 Years...

RSS man from South Africa to head its outfit in UP

A senior office-bearer of the RSS in South Africa has been appointed convener of the outfit’s Dharma Jagran Manch —...

Sydney Opera House lights up for Deepavali

22nd October 2014 The sails of the Sydney Opera House have turned a vibrant orange and yellow during an...

Bangladesh – The Holy Land of Hindu Pilgrimages

Over the millenniums several places have become famous tirthas or places of pilgrimages in Bengal. A large concentration of...

Diwali Greetings – Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA

Happy Diwali! Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh, wishes you and your family a Happy Diwali! May this Diwali bring you joy, compassion,...

​ UPVAN CAME INTO BEING THUS​ – Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

UPVAN CAME INTO BEING THUS​ – Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM The Indian Army encourages arboriculture. Both officers and men live...

Shubh Deepavali & Happy Diwali! (aka Festival of Lights) – The Largest Dharmic Festival

Shubh Deepavali – Happy Diwali – Celebrate the Festival of Lights 2014 The vibrant festival of Deepavali (also referred...

Diverse American celebrations of Diwali scheduled in Boston and Iowa

RENOWNED RELIGIOUS STATESMAN RAJAN ZED RECOGNIZES AND COMMENDS TWO CELEBRATIONS OF DIWALI THAT PROVE THE DIVERSE PRACTICES OF THIS INTERNATIONAL HOLIDAY. BOSTON...

America’s Current Love Story With Islam And Inimical Past

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

MCCBHCST wishes Happy Deepavali to all

Dear friends of the Hindu faith, In the name of the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism...

Diwali 2014: For Pakistani Govt’s Hindu employees Dipawali is colorless

Diwali 2014 is here and people are celebrating it in style. But for Pakistani Govt’s Hindu employees Dipawali is...

Norwood Library hosts Diwali celebration

NORWOOD Those aren’t Christmas lights: Norwood is celebrating Diwali. “Diwali is the most colorful, most delightful and most loud...

Kamath was a nationalist intellectual warrior: Dr.Manmohan Vaidya

New Delhi. Akhil Bharatiya Prachar Pramukh of Rashtriya Swayamsevak sangh Dr. Manmohan Vaidya expressed deep condolences on demise of...

Sri Lankan President hopes the Deepawali festivities will add to the spirit of reconciliation

Oct 22, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today said the religious practices and festivities that go with the...

BJP has a majority, should fulfil commitment to Ayodhya: VHP

ALLAHABAD: Vishwa Hindu Parishad today demanded that the BJP, having achieved a majority on its own in the Parliament...

Protest Demo by ABVP against liquor in the State

ABVP, a students’ organization along with parivar organizations called for a day long fast protest demo all over the...

Indonesia to grant Diwali holiday to Indians

JAKARTA: The Jakarta administration will grant a one-day holiday to all Indian nationals and Indonesians of Indian descent Wednesday...

Liverpool’s Hindu community set to celebrate Diwali – the Indian Festival of Lights

Diwali unfolds today and into tomorrow in Liverpool as the Hindu community celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights. For...

Uniform Civil Code in India – The need of the hour: Dr.Ray

​ Uniform Civil Code – The need of the hour   Article 44 at part IV of the Constitution...

Petition text opposing the nomination of Preet Bansal and names of Hindu leaders who have endorsed USHA campaign

  TEXT OF THE PETITION OPPOSING THE NOMINATION OF PREETA  BANSAL ALONG WITH THE NAMES OF HINDU AND INDIAN...

Pimpri-Chinchwad (Pune) – Shiv Sena Vibhag-Pramukh Raju Darshile brutally murdered

Pimpri-Chinchwad (Maharashtra) : Shiv Sena Vibhag-Pramukh Raju Sakharam Darshile (age – 45 yrs) from Punavale was shot dead on 18th...

Selangor MB’s Deepavali address

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

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....

RSS refuses to intervene over NCP’s support offer to BJP in Maharashtra

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has refused to intervene over NCP’s outside support offer to the BJP. It is upto...

RSS Chief Bhagwat to Buck up BJP in West Bengal

KOLKATA:   RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat is scheduled to address his maiden public rally here on December 20 as part...

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...

Narendra Modi and Barack Obama : A New Vision for Both India and World Hinduism

Article by Acharya David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the United States brought about...

HudHud cyclone: Relief measures by Swayamsevaks

HudHud cyclone in Andhra Pradesh has caused extensive damage due to heavy torrential rains in three Coastal districts of...

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...

The new Legislative Assembly of Maharashtra presents a picture of national integration

‘Captian’ R.TamilSelvan, 58, born in Pudukottai in Tamilnadu is now the BJP MLA of Sion Koliwada of Mumbai in...

Seva activity is the identity of RSS: Suresh Ji Joshi

एकात्मता का प्रतीक है संघ का सेवाकार्य : भय्या जी जोशी लखनऊ , 20 October , 2014 । राहत...

Century-Old Hindu Temple is Singapore’s 67th National Monument

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

Virtual queue booking open for Sabarimala pilgrims

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With the Sabarimala pilgrimage season commencing on November 16, the state police have started booking for virtual queue, a...


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...

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...

Members sought for new Hindu and Indian cultural society

A proposed BaNES Hindu and Indian Cultural Society is seeking members and hopes to hold its inaugural AGM as...

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...

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...

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...

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...

DD News viewership surges by 40 lakh during RSS SarSanghchalak’s Vijay Dashmi address

NewDelhi: Doordarshan News recorded an unprecedented surge in its viewership during the live telecast of VijayDashmi speech of Shri...

RSS: Curtain Raiser ABKM Press Meet at Lucknow

Curtain Raiser RSS Press Meet of Akhil Bharatiya Karyakari Mandal (All India Executive Council) begins here in Sarasvathi Kunj,...

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...

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...

Hindus in Houston organize, Food Drive during Diwali

HOUSTON, TEXAS, October 20, 2014 (Houstong Chronicle): As they celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, the Hindus of Greater...

GHHF Requests Narendra Modi to Shutdown Cow Slaughter houses, and declare Cow as a National Sacred Animal

  Requests Narendra Modi to Ban Subsidy to export Beef, Shutdown Cow Slaughter houses, and declare Cow as...

Medical tests exonerate Swami Nithyanandji of rape

Bangalore, Oct.15 (ANI): Science in all likelihood appears to have to come to the assistance and rescue of self-styled...

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...

​Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) -​America’s Past Battle With Islam​

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

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...

Petition filed with ‘National Green Tribunal’ against temporary slaughter-house

Issue of temporary sheds erected for slaughtering of animals on the occasion of Eid at Pimpri (Dist. Pune) Pimpri...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Bengal blast : ‘Accused were radicalised in madarssa’

Burdwan/Kolkata : The NIA team probing the Khagragarh blast went to the Simulia madrassa that is believed to be a...

Protest : Shivling Marketing blasphemes Shivling

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

Protest : Nandbhog Jaora aata denigrates Shrikrushna

Jaora Gold has denigrated Hindus’ revered deity Shrikrushna by printing His picture on the packings of one of their...

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...

Editorial: Victory Of Good On Evil Marks Worldwide Hindu Society Diwali Celebrations

  Dear WHN Readers, World Hindu News wishes you, family and associates prosperity and happiness on this Diwali and...

Truck carrying 42 cattle handed to police by Ahimsa Sangh’s activists

Congratulations to the activists of the Sangh for their prompt action in saving the cattle !Why cannot police see...

Spontaneous response by 2500 Gopremis to the silent rally

Wardha (Maharashtra) – A grand silent rally was organised by all devout Hindu organizations, Jain sect at Circus ground on...

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...

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...

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...

Hindu Outfits stage Protest in-front of Kavoor station, Demand to arrest SI

Mangalore, 17 Oct 2014: The activists of Bajrangdal and Vishwa Hindu Parishat (VHP) jointly staged protest in front of Kavoor...

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....

Under ‘India Health Line’ VHP plans to rope in 30,000 doctors

Health Line service launched in Hubli International President of Vishwa Hindu Parishad Praveen Togadia on Wednesday said 5,000 specialist...

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...

Unsung Hindu Heroes of India

Source: The Times of India