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Gujarat to host Vishwa Hindu Parishad’s (VHP) national meeting

RSS chief is also expected to attend the 5-day long deliberation. The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) will hold a...

Hindus urged to resist religious conversions by Christian Missionaries

Kadapa District Rythu Seva Sangham president S. Ramachandra Reddy called upon Hindus on Wednesday to safeguard the sanatana dharmam...

Mentioning riot-hit Muslims refugees as enemy conspirators – Is Mulayam Singh trying to play Hindutva card before 2014?

NEW DELHI: Mulayam Singh Yadav’s accusation that people staying in relief camps in Muzaffarnagar were not victims but enemy...

Vishwa Hindu Parishat’s (VHP) 5-Day National Meet to begin at Gujarat, India from Dec 29

Surat Dec 26: Vishwa Hindu Parishat (VHP) will hold a five-day long meet from December 29 to address issues related...

Pittsburgh:Hindus upset by Monroeville church’s Indian music program aimed to convert Hindus

By Kyle Lawson  With five Hindu temples in the region, it’s fairly common for Indian cultural programs to be staged...

Secularism means anti-Hinduism ! – Gurudev Dr. Kateswamiji

The greatest tragedy of Hindus in India is that they are being forced to witness modern corruption and secularism....

Hindu Pilgrim suffering unabated at Sabarimala inspite of High Court Order

With hardly five days to go for the culmination of the 41-day Mandalam pilgrimage to Sabarimala, the situation has...

Maharastra: Hindus resolve to establish Hindu Rashtra in ‘Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha’

Sangli (Maharashtra) : On Thursday, 26th December, Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha (sabha) was held at Tarun Bharat Stadium which witnessed...

Amid Hindu protests, Christian missionaries’ conversion program meeting thwarted

Dombivali (Dist. Thane) : Christian missionaries had organized a prayer-meeting at ‘Janaki Hall’ in Dombivali (W) on 20th December in...

Tension mounts after Hindu temple bull found killed

Tension prevailed in Kanjirappally after miscreants killed a temple bull at Sree Gnapathiyaar Kovil on Sunday. A Hindu Aikya...

Activities of Sanatan Sanstha and HJS blessed by Kanchi Shankaracharya

Mumbai : Shri. Anand Jakhotia, the spokesperson of Sanatan Sanstha and Shri. Sagar Chopdar of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) went...

Cemetery for Lahore’s Hindus to open in Pakistan

LAHORE, Pakistan, Dec. 24 (UPI Next) — Hindus in Lahore, the capital of Punjab province, will get a cemetery by...

11 things that attract Goddess Lakshmi to you

Goddess of Money Lakshmi is considered as the presiding deity of money. People also believe that if they propitiate...

Nepalis must decide on becoming Hindu state: Indian BJP leader

Kathmandu, Dec 23 (IANS): Nepal, which embraced secularism in 2008, will only be declared a Hindu state if the people...

Musings on the Future of Hindu Temples under HR & CE Department !

For 50 years or more , the term HR&CE Admn. Dept. has been mis- interpreted, mis-used used and abused...

London school teaches students Vedic maths for more than a decade

A private British primary school chain in London has been training its pupils in Vedic mathematics for more than...

Hindu Fearlessness through the Ages

One hears it all too often: ‘Hindus are cowards, they only deserve what they are suffering.’Mahatma Gandhi said it clearly...

Lord Indra’s Jeweled Net of Synchronicity

“Throughout the universe there’s a network of wires stretching to infinity. The horizontal wires are placed in space; the...

How to Prepare Before a Hindu Funeral

Preparing a body for a Hindu funeral in the appropriate way will help ease the deceased’s transition into the...

Hindutva is backdrop for Narendra Modi in UP

For the first time since Narendra Modi began his Uttar Pradesh campaign two months ago, the BJP’s agenda of...

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed talked to Nevada based highschoolers on Hinduism

Washington , December 22 (Washington Bangla Radio, USA) – Hindu statesman Rajan Zed talked about Hinduism and its contributions...

Karnataka : 77,000 temples come under Right to Information Act

Bangalore: The state government’s decision to bring category B and C temples under the purview of the RTI and appoint...

Ahinsa Sangh activists saved 08 Buffalo Calves from Slaughter

Ahins Sangh activists Ketanbhai, ParasBhai, Dhaval Bhai prevented slaughter of 08 Bufallo calves by interlocking a Maruti Van MH-02...

FBI-led Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF) of Northern Nevada arrest key member of Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) and Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF).

WASHINGTON: The “Justice Department, the agency at the center of a flaming diplomatic row with India over prosecution of...

Workshop for Western Sanatan priests at Votualevu in Nadi, Fiji

HINDU priests have been directed by visiting international professors specialising in Hinduism to wear a dhoti (a piece of...

Are Muslim populated Villages in Ramanathapuram District Out of Bounds for Hindus?

Kumar Chellapan’s ‘Fatwas Ban Outsiders’ Entry into Rameshwaram Villages’ (The Pioneer December 16,2013) is full of falsehood, mischievous misrepresentations...

Hindus Heartbroken Over Monuments Moratorium On Oklahoma Capitol Grounds‏

Hindus are heartbroken over the reported declaration of Oklahoma State Capitol Preservation Commission of moratorium on erecting new monuments...

10 injured in Hindu Muslim communal clash in Uttar Pradesh

At least ten people belonging to a community were injured when members of another community attacked them in Pailani...

Philip Goldberg: Chrisitian Missionaries in India: Conversion or Coercion of Hindus?

Imagine you’re poor and living in a rural area. Your child gets sick. You manage to transport her to...

Dancers light up school to learn about Hindu Festival of Lights -Diwali

Music and dance lit up Field Lane Primary School in
Rastrick as pupils learnt about the Diwali. Annapurna Dance group...

Goddess Lakshmi’s lessons on personal transformation and business growth

By Devdutt Pattanaik Lakshmi is the most popular goddess in India, revered not just in Hinduism but also Jainism...

Fire Destroys Middle Ga. Hindu Worship Center

LIZELLA, Ga. — Middle Georgia fire officials are working to determine the cause of a blaze that destroyed a...

Khobragade row: India must try good-cop, bad-cop approach with the Us

The latest scandal of the US suddenly arresting an Indian diplomat and humiliating her should cause the Indian government...

Hindus Heartbroken at Monuments Moratorium on Oklahoma Capitol Grounds

Washington D.C, December 20, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): Hindus are heartbroken over the reported declaration of Oklahoma State Capitol...

Roman Catholic Priest accused of sexual assault of teenage girl student goes underground

Police are on the lookout for a Roman Catholic priest in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a...

Indifferent India allows Chinese land grab on the border

People on the Ladakh sector of the border with China are compelled to ponder over a heart ripping prospect...

Hindu jatha leaves for Katasraj in Pakistan to pay obeisance at Katasraj temples

AMRITSAR: A Hindu jatha comprising of 177 devotees left for Pakistan via Attari land border under the aegis of...

Khairpur Hindu traders threaten to move business to India

SUKKUR: Hindu traders in Khairpur have threatened to move their businesses to India if police did not stop their...

Radical Muslim cleric issues warning for serial scripted by Taslima Nasreen

Kolkata: The telecast of a Bengali TV serial based on Bangladesh author Taslima Nasreen’s script, has run into trouble...

TNA ‘rewriting’ Hindu history of Sri Lanka

P.A.Samaraweera, Melbourne LTTE sympathiser, Prof. Peter Salk of Sweden University in his address to the Tamil diaspora in London...

Oklahoma Places Moratorium On Capitol Monuments After Hindus & Satanist Requests

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) –  After hearing from satanists, Hindus and an animal rights group, the panel that oversees the grounds...


Fashion chain Zara removed Its Swastika Handbags

THE fashion chain Zara has withdrawn a handbag from its stores after a customer pointed out that the design...

Rath Yatra Colours: Yellow, Black and White

In the Puri Shree Jagannath Temple, the presiding deities are three siblings: Lord Jagannath, Devi Subhadra and Lord Balabhadra....

Who Leads the Hindus in Worship?

By Errol Manguso, Demand Media Although Hindus primarily worship individually, some Hindu services are led by a pujari (trained...

Indian actor Rajinikanth Posters Stirs up Controversy for hurting Hindu Sentiments

A poster created by Rajinikanth fans to celebrate his birthday on 12 December has stirred up a controversy.Superstar reportedly...

Bangladesh: 8 Muslim students receive death for brutal murder of a Hindu

A Bangladesh court on Wednesday sentenced eight students from the ruling party to death for the brutal murder of...

Drunken police force Warkaris to stop ‘keertan’ (religious discourse) !

Panvel : Local police went to wind up ‘keertan’ program before time during ‘Hari-naam ‘Saptaah’ held at Khanda Colony. Police...

Ellawala Thero refutes the TNA claim that Sri Lanka is a land of Hindus 

Venerable Ellawala Medananda Thera says that the statement made by TNA Batticaloa District MP S. Yogeswaran in parliament yesterday...

Devi Mandir central to the lives of Durham Hindus

PICKERING — For more than 20 years, Hindus have been heading to Devi Mandir to worship and socialize. On...

Hindu traders from Pakistan set up stall in Kolkata fair

KOLKATA: At a time when Pakistan is considering to grant India the most favoured nation ( MFN) status as...

Los Angeles:Death penalty recommended for Muslim man who killed ex-girlfriend’s relatives after they disapproved Muslim marrying their Hindu daughter

A jilted boyfriend who killed his former girlfriend’s father and sister, burned their Anaheim Hills mansion and then set...

Mumbai : Christian missionaries target small Hindu children for conversion !

Mumbai : As Christmas is approaching, opposition to posters put up by Christian missionaries related to their meeting called ‘Change’...

Non-acceptance of mistakes in anti-superstitions Act is due to Congressmen’s ego !

Maharashtra Government prepared the anti-superstitions Bill on the basis of draft prepared by Andha-shraddha Nirmulan Samiti. Riding on the...

Dabholkar’s organization got contract to end Hinduism: Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam

NAGPUR: Senior Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam made a startling allegation in legislative council that slain rationalist Dr Narendra...

America’s Hindu Rights Group Responds to Allegations Leveled by Islamist and Communist-Linked Groups

The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) was made aware today that the internet portal calling itself the Coalition Against Genocide (CAG), released a...

Scamster Laluprasad Yadav insults Hindu God Sri. Krishna

Scamster Laluprasad Yadav says, “Jail is the birth-place of Shrikrushna !” Ranchi (Jharkhand) : “Jail means birth-place of Shrikrushna. One,...

‘Hindu god’ Littledean cannabis couple spared jail by judge

HUSBAND and wife Katarzyna and Clive Dryden-Chouen have walked free from court after growing vast quantities of cannabis which...

Ignoring mainstream Hindu opposition, Cabinet nod for controversial Communal Violence Prevention Bill

After much delay, the controversial Communal Violence Prevention Bill was on Monday cleared by the Union Cabinet after removal...

Pakistan minorities inc. Hindus still await dual voting rights

Pakistan’s complicated electoral system is posing threat to the minority communities as they still wait to get their dual...

Back to 1971? Attacking, Looting & Burning Hindus in Bangladesh

Wonders Asaduzzaman Noor on attack by Jamaat-Shibir in Nilphamari Partha Pratim Bhattacharjee The brutality and the trail of destruction...

Has the last phase of racial extermination of Hindus in Bangladesh begun?

The political impasse in Bangladesh is worsening with each hour it passes and the trigger-happy reaction of Jamaat and...

Maoists threaten H.H. Sant Shri Asharamji Hindu Ashram in Bihar

PATNA: After routinely targeting security forces and the railways, Maoists in Bihar’s Aurangabad district on Sunday threatened to attack...

‘Dharmaraksha Sant Sammelan’ held successfully at Karnavati (Ahmedabad)

Karnavati (Gujarat) : ‘Dharma-raksha Manch’ had organized a huge ‘Dharma-raksha meet’ on Education Society’s ground in which Saints – mahants...

Afghanistan Parliament Denies Seat For Hindus

The Lower House on Saturday rejected President Hamid Karzai’s legislative order that created a seat for Hindus in Parliament. ...

Delhi: Hindu Woman journalist fights her Jehadist molestors, one arrested

Showing courage, a 25-year-old woman journalist, who works with a leading electronic channel, not just fought back two men...

New Cabinet committee member calls for judiciary comprising all races inc. Hindusim

One of the first suggestions that a member appointed to the cabinet’s National Unity Consultative Council (NUCC) will propose...

Hindu Philosophy of Prosperity and Sustanability: Swami Vigyananand

The Philosophy and inspiration for the World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) is “Dharmasya MoolamArthah.” Kautilya, one of Bharat’ greatest political and...

Hindu Business in an expanding world – By Dr. Gautam Sen

The World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) 2013 at Bangkok on August 10th and 11th 2013 is the culmination of endeavor...

Treasures: Hindu Art from Bali is wonderful to contemplate

Bali is an island that is the smallest province of Indonesia. This place, which many consider to be a...

Sidney Stringer Academy celebrate Diwali and Guru Nanak Devji’s birthday

Sidney Stringer Academy celebrated Diwali and Guru Nanak Devji’s birthday. Staff and members of the local community came together...

Two Golden Fish

The auspicious symbol of The 2 Golden Fish in Buddhism symbolizes  happiness, fertility, abundance and all living things in a...

Refuting the False Islamic Argument Against Idol Worship

Harih Om. It is not uncommon to be faced with the ageless, boring question: “If Bhagavan is formless why go to...

The Five Faces of Hindu God Shiva

Yogeshwar/Shiva,  the lord of yogis, is commonly known throughout the world, but the five faced Shiva and associated teachings remains...

Religious intolerance in Indonesia goes up a notch – Endy Bayuni

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

Biased Pro-Islamist Group Hires Lobbyist in US to Push Resolution Slamming India & targeting only Hindus

The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) hired the American lobbying firm, Fidelis Government Relations, to push a resolution critical...

Indian woman burnt to death in Australia

Melbourne:  Police have launched a probe into the death of a 32-year-old Indian woman who died in Australia after suffering...

Lone Ranger

A Lone Ranger Battles Bigotry Someone forgot to put a sign here; a vivid, warning sign with a “skull...

Nepal towards a Hindu Rashtra (Nation-State) again

In the annals of world civilization, Hindu philosophy is considered liberal, simple and tolerant. Nepal as a Hindu state...

When the religion of the Veda knows no idols then why so many gods and goddesses with different for

It is high time for people in India  to have a caste free society by realizing India was caste...

Financial help for Hindu temples

SELANGOR government has decided to only award financial assistance to Hindu temples registered with the Malaysian Hindu Sangam. In...

Notorious Wendy Doniger hosted by the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies

The Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies (OCHS) prides itself on being  an academy for the study of Hindu cultures, societies, philosophies,...

Peterborough Hindu community helps after soup kitchen theft

A Hindu temple has stepped in to help a homeless charity next door that was hit by thieves twice...

PAS kindergartens to cater for non-Muslims

PAS Youth chief Suhaizan Kaiat clarified that Islamic kindergartens (Pasti) run by PAS would cater for all non-Muslim children...

Website by young Swindon woman puts Hindus and Sikhs on the path to love

A YOUNG woman from Swindon is seeking to revive traditional Indian values by setting up a Sikh and Hindu...

Protect Rama Setu: Press Release by Rameshwaram Rama Setu Movement

POINTS MADE IN THE RAMA SETU MATTER IN SUPREME COURT ON NOVEMBER 26, 2013 1. My Writ Petition was first...

Discrimination kept alive

Discrimination against adherents of non-denominational faiths would likely continue as the House of Representatives approved on Tuesday an amendment...

Hindu Sangam pans Ku Nan’s ‘how to build temples’

If Federal Territories Minister Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor’s definition of temples is anything to go by, not a single...

Illegal Hindu Temples To Move: Tengku Adnan

KUALA LUMPUR: Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor said Hindu temples in the city which are squatting...

The Hindus Hope Deepavali to Be Set as National Holiday

The facultative holiday granted by Jakarta Provincial Government for Hindus to celebrate Deepavali is very much appreciated because it gives Hindus...

How To Use Japa Mala Beads

How To Use Japa Mala Beads November 25, 2013 By Ambaa 0 Comments Japa Mala beads are the Hindu rosary. I say...

BSK Annual Day 2013 Photos – Point Cook, Melbourne

Children at BSK Point Cook, Melbourne showcased their learning covered up in BSK for 2013. The program started with...


Vedic Village- held at Clayton Community Centre, on 30th Nov

Namaste  Trust all is well with you and family. We are hosting a program on 30th November, Saturday –...

Australian brewery apologises over Hindu deities on beer labels

Sydney:  An Australian brewery has apologized for using images of Hindu deities on its alcoholic ginger beer bottles after the...

Hinduism third largest religion of world: Pew research

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

Overseas Friends of BJP Australia: Launch

23 & 24 Nov 2013 Sydney, Melbourne Overseas Friends of BJP Australia: Launch Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP) Australia,...

Temple on Thailand – Cambodia border, is in possession of Cambodia

Amsterdam – Pri Vihir temple is within the border of Cambodia and it was given to Cambodia in 1962 by...

Western Condescension Of Hinduism

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

Hindus react to Cook Islands Bishop accusation of idol worship

A leader of Fiji’s biggest Hindu religious organisation says a Cook Islands Bishop is misguided for opposing the public...

In Newly Secular Nepal, Votes for Hinduism

When Nepal, a Hindu kingdom for two and a half centuries, abolished its monarchy five years ago, the country’s...

Typhoon Haiyan in Philippines Disaster Relief Fund Appeal

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America, Inc. (World Hindu Council of America) Seva (Social Services) office 10062 Noceto Way,...

Hindu Climate Change Action Kit

AUSTRALIA, November 2013 (press release): Bushfires raging in the Blue Mountains around Sydney as early as October is being...

Memorandum to Consul General of Pakistan – Hindu Human Rights Watch

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

Diwali: the Festival of Festivals

By: Prof. Pankaj Jain on Nov 02, 2013 – Diwali the festival of lights – apart from being the most widely...

Why number 18 is predominant in Gita & Mahabharata?

By: Dr Ashoke Kumar Chatterjee on Oct 03, 2013 –  The Rajayoga of Gita and Kriyayoga of Patanjala Yogasutra constitute the...

Guru and the Godmen

By: Guruji Sri Swami Atmananda Ji on Sep 02, 2013 –  We all must have celebrated Sri Krishna Janmashtami nicely, the life & teachings of...

The deeper meaning of Janamashtami

By: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Aug 31, 2013 –  The beauty in our ancient stories is that they were never...

A BOND OF LOVE – RAKSHA BANDHAN

By: Sri Sudhanshuji Maharaj on Aug 20, 2013 – Heart of human beings are filled with emotions and desires . That’s why all relationships are tied...

History of Sikhism

The Life of Guru Nanak Guru Nanak (20 October 1469 – 7 May 1539) is the founder of Sikhism and...

80-year-old Sikh attacked by girl in UK dies

LONDON: An 80-year-old Sikh man, who was punched in the face and shoved to ground by a teenaged girl...

World Hindu Foundation (WHF) Launches World Hindu News (WHN) Program

World Hindu Foundation (WHF) Launches World Hindu Congress WHC Introduction Video

GODS TO WAKE UP AND WITNESS TULSI VIVAH TODAY

According to the Hindu beliefs, Gods and Goddesses will today wake up from their four months of rest. All...

Hindus Urge Withdrawal of Ganesh-Lakshmi Australian Beer

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, United States A group of upset Hindus has urged the Brookvale Union Brewery in New South...

Valuables stolen from temples‚ private residence

KATHMANDU: Bells and valuables have been stolen from several temples in Bhotebahal of Kathmandu on Sunday night. Police said...

The origin of Hindus and Hinduism

The origin of Hindus and Hinduism –   http://m.speakingtree.in/spiritual-slideshow/seekers/faith-and-rituals/the-origin-of-hindus-and-hinduism/61616     Source: Speakingtree.in

New centre for Hindu elders opens in Balham

A new centre which specialises in care for the borough’s ageing Hindu community opened last week. The Bhakti Shyama...

Hindu Ritual Sees Balinese Spearing Daggers Into Their Chests And Necks

What did you do this weekend? Whatever it was, it probably wasn’t as hardcore as what this lot got...

How Poor Analysis Can Wreck Your Yoga

WASHINGTON, DC, USA, January 7, 2012 (By Sheetal Shah):  I’d like to thank the The New York Times for...

Tourist industry calls for limited access to temples 

Bali’s tourist industry is urging the provincial administration to implement stricter regulations for tourist visits to temples instead of...

Vijay Eswaran: “Stop All Killings”

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, October 7, 2013 (PRWEB): The sixth Asian Vegetarian Congress which opened here today was told that...

Spectacular Diwali Switch-On Lights Up Leicester

LEICESTER, ENGLAND, October 21, 2013 (Leicester Mercury): One of the most spectacular and colorful celebrations in Leicester kicked off...

Australian Hindus Celebrating Festival Of Lights

AUSTRALIA, October 21, 2013 (SBS): Hindus around the world are celebrating the festival of Deepavali. The holiday is one...

England’s Royal Couple Take Part In Traditional Hindu Fire Ritual On Banks Of Ganges

UNITED KINGDOM, November 6, 2013 (Daily Mail): Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall tonight took part in a...

Governor Proposes Temples to be Excluded from Tourism

BALI, INDONESIA, November 7, 2013 (The Jakarta Post): Bali Governor Made Mangku Pastika has proposed that temples be excluded...

TURTLE , A SYMBOL OF GOOD LUCK AND DIVINITY (Spiritual Blog)

TURTLES A LINK BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH They are supposed to be a link between heaven and earth and...

Mahavira And The Festival Of Lights

In Jain Dharma, Deepavali is celebration of Tirthankar Mahavira’s contributions to humankind; it commemorates his attainment of moksha or...

Indian attempts suicide at Indian embassy in Bahrain

DUBAI: A 21-year-old jilted Indian lover has allegedly tried to commit suicide at the Indian embassy premises in Bahrain. Balaji...

How Sikhs and Hindus became the bedrock of middle Britain

The lifestyle of a typical Middle Briton has been laid bare in wide-ranging research published yesterday. Analysts discovered a social...

Shrinking Numbers and Growing Persecution Threaten Sikhs and Hindus in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — J.K. Sharma, a large Sikh man in a black turban, works out of a small room...

Adeje yields 7,400 square meters to build a Hindu temple

Adeje City Council has approved the sale of a plot of 7,400 square meters to the Indian Cultural Centre...

Renowned vulgar painter M.F. Hussain apply Qatar Citizenship

Offering unsolicited citizenship to a fugitive was reason enough to be declared an enemy state in olden times. The...

Indian workers left high and dry in Kuwait

A year ago, J. Nadiya (35), a widow and mother of two from Kalikulam in Tiruvannamalai, went to Kuwait,...

ESCAPE From Kuwait – Yoga Master Held Hostage by Iraq Tells His Tale

All eyes are on the middle East during these trying times. Iraqi president Saddam Hussein’s recent invasion of his...

An Indian ends life every sixth day in Oman

Dubai: In a worrying sign, an Indian living in Oman has been found to commit suicide every sixth day,...

World’s only Hindu Sheikh traces his roots to Gujarat

AHMEDABAD: It was 143 years ago that Ramdas Thackersay set sail from the coastal town of Mandvi to relocate...

Growing up Hindu in Utah: The story of 24-year-old Preeya Prakash

SALT LAKE CITY — Preeya Prakash is difficult to define — even for Preeya Prakash. “I consider myself an...

Hindu and Sikh groups support “Rally for Israel” In New York

HINDU AND SIKH GROUPS SUPPORT “RALLY FOR ISRAEL” IN NEW YORK More than 2500 people, braving inclement weather and...

Berkeley farm hosts Jewish-Hindu wedding

In planning their rituals, the couple were surprised to realize how many elements turned out to be similar to...

Christians and Hindus united in fasting and prayer for peace in Syria

Vasai (Agenzia Fides) – Fasting and prayer for peace in Syria sees Christians and Hindus in India united. This...

Yemen city Sanaa has Hindu temples

Sanaa, May 20: A Hindu temple that dates back over 150 years, a market that sports an Indian name and...

Turkish national embraces Hinduism

AMRITSAR: A Turkish youth who came to India via the Wagah border last week embraced Hinduism on Tuesday. Local...

Hinduism will heal Iraq-Sri Sri Ravi Shankar,Art of Living

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In Search of an Ancient Hindu Temple in Azerbaijan

By way of Coming Anarchy, I happened upon this very interesting account of a Zoroastrian (Parsee) account of the search for...

Iran’s Bandar Abbas Hindu Temple

TEHRAN, IRAN, July 17, 2003: The historic Bandar Abbas Hindu Temple in Hormozgan Province is considered a unique sample...

Diwali lights up life for Hindus in UAE

DUBAI // Glowing lights and bright colours gave neighbourhoods a magical look yesterday as Indian families celebrated Diwali. Keeping...

Hindus in the Middle East

For the devout Hindu living in the Gulf, there are signs of hope. As an ad executive from India,...

AN ANCIENT HINDU KINGDOM

The Chams once ruled a Hindu kingdom called Champa whose influence extended through what is now southern Vietnam and...

WHEF Explores Sustainable Ways to Strengthen Economy

New Delhi to host the 3rd WHEF with World Hindu Congress Economic boom of previous two decades followed by...

World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) Explores Sustainable Ways to Strengthen Economy

 BANGKOK, THAILAND :The second meet of WHEF was held at Bangkok on 10th and 11th August 2013. H.E. Dr....

Thailand Government released new Postage Stamps on Hindu Deities

Hindu Dharma greatly admired by Thai Government Government of Thailand released remarkable new edition of stamps depicting the Hindu...

367 Hindu Temple Claimed Demolished in Sri Lanka

TORONTO, January 25, 2013 (Sunthanthiran): The International Policy Digest has authentically published a shocking news item, that 367 Hindu...

Hindus Shocked And Perturbed By BBS Statement

Hindus Shocked And Perturbed By BBS Statement – ‘Sri Lanka Is The Country Of Sinhala Buddhists’ “We are shocked...

Five South Korean missionaries detained and later deported by India

Five South Korean missionaries were held on 11th August, in Pimpri Chinchwad area in the State of Maharashtra along...

Hinduism in Korea

Hinduism is a minority religion in Korea. Through Buddhism, it has also had an indirect impact on certain aspects of traditional Korean...

Nepal protest: Hindu vigilantes attack Maoists

Kathmandu: More than a dozen Maoist leaders were hurt and two vehicles torched along the Nepal-India border Thursday as...

Perkasa vice-president asks why Hindu gods did not stop flood

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 ― Perkasa vice-president Datuk Zulkifli Noordin has been slammed by Hindu leaders after delivering a...

Largest ancient Hindu temple discovered in Indonesia

Construction workers in Bali have discovered what is thought to be the biggest ancient Hindu temple ever found on...

1st World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) Held in Hong Kong

Mauritian Vice-Prime Minister, Hon’ble Anil Kumar Bachoo inaugurated the First World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF), which was held in...

Celebrating Holi in China

Holi is spring festival celebrated as a festival of colours. It used to a be religious festival of Hindus,...

Hindu Temple Consecrated In Myanmar

MYANMAR, January 30, 2010: Tamils in Myanmar consecrated a renovated Perumaal temple in Yangon on Wednesday morning. Several thousand...

Tamils of Indian Origin in Myanmar

It was startling to suddenly come across this young Tamil woman in a busy market in Yangon (Rangoon) –...

HAF Partners With UNHCR To Assist Bhutanese Hindus

Washington, D.C. (November 14, 2012) — The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) announced the formation of a partnership with the United...

Hindus And Sikhs Vanishing From Afghanistan

The murder of Sushmita Banerjee, an Indian Bengali author living in Afghanistan with her Afghan husband, likely underscores the...

Hindus – Regional Distribution

Hindus There are about 1 billion Hindus around the world, representing 15% of the global population. Major traditions within...

Glasgow scotches a tale of 1st Sikh councilor​, £3.8m gurudwara

GLASGOW (SCOTLAND): There is much more to Scotland’s oak-barrels producing world’s expensive scotches. Sitting in the cubicles of one...

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

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

Diwali celebrated with a cause in Australia

MELBOURNE : Celebrating the Hindu festival of lights, an annual Diwali event was held here that attracted thousands of Indians and...

Australia: Mosque preacher filmed calling for all Hindus and Buddhists to be killed

Detectives are examining the sermon given by Sheikh Sharif Hussein, who has previously been visited by the intelligence services,...

O Hindus, Please Don’t Say: “All Religions Are The Same” – MARIA WIRTH

Observations by someone who grew up in the stifling atmosphere of dogmatic Christianity and appreciates the freshness and freedom...

Hindus protest after woman converted to Islam in Pakistan

Members of Pakistan’s minority Hindu community staged a protest in southern Sindh province after a Hindu woman converted to...

The world’s oldest temple and the dawn of civilization

By Elif Batuman Late one October evening, I flew into Urfa, the city believed by Turkish Muslims to be the...

The great Hindu festival of ‘Janai Purnima’ celebrated in Nepal

Kathmandu (AsiaNews) – Celebrations for the Hindu festival of Janai Purnima, the Sacred Thread Festival, took place yesterday in “secular”...