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SL Eastern Governor should publicly apologies for his wife’s hate crime against Tamil devotees

The wife of Sinhala colonial Governor to East, Mrs Deepthi Bogollagama, on...

Problems related to sex can very well be handled with Yoga—scholars point out

“Problems related to sex can very well be handled with Yoga”, four scholars at the Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College...

Hundreds of Fatherless Brides in India Tie the Knot as Diamond Tycoon Funds Their Weddings in a Mass Celebration

UNITED KINGDOM, December 24, 2017 (Daily Mail): More than 250 couples in India tied the knot on Sunday as...

Despite Conversion Ban, Christianity Spreads in Nepal

RICHET, NEPAL, December 23, 2017 (eNCA): More than two years after an earthquake flattened the Nepali village of Richet,...

Andhra Pradesh Government Bans January 1 “New Years” Decorations at Temples

VIJAYAWADA, INDIA, December 23, 2017 (Deccan Chronicle): : The Andhra Pradesh endowment department put out a circular banning New...


Hindus urge Scotland Govt. to mandate listing of gelatine source on food, which many times is beef

Hindus are urging Scottish Government and Food Standards Scotland (FSS) to mandate food manufacturers to mention the source of...

How A Hindu NRI from Guntur, AP Woke Up With A Shock To Hear Christ Bhajans

(.) I am in India and visited my in-law’s place which is a village near Guntur in Andhra. I...

Katas Raj Temple Complex is a Sad Monument to Pakistan’s Unease with its Hindu Heritage

With the Supreme Court taking interest in their renovation and protection, the Katas Raj temples, one of the oldest...

Condolence message of RSS Chief Shri Mohan Bhagwat on the demise of Subbarao

The sad news of the demise of Shri Subbaraoji created a painful longing in our hearts. By his life...

Masonic Temple becomes Hindu Temple in Topeka

Topeka Hindu Temple (THT) has reportedly purchased a building in Kansas capital Topeka, which was formerly a Masonic Temple....

Minors behind FB posts that triggered communal clashes in Bengal granted bail, now in Hindutva outfit’s custody

Hindu Samhati, the outfit that has given shelter to the two 17-year-old boys, has decided to get them admitted...

Basirhat Violence: Hindu outfit gives shelter to two accused minors out on bail

Shops and homes were vandalised, triggering retaliatory attacks. The clashes also claimed the life of a 65-year-old man. The...

Hindus urge Iceland Govt. to mandate listing of gelatin source on food, which many times is beef

Hindus are urging Government of Iceland and Icelandic Food and Veterinary Authority (MAST) to mandate food manufacturers to mention...

Hindus worldwide shocked at Fiji temple desecration

Hindus worldwide are highly concerned after reports of desecration in Votualevu Tirath Dham Hindu Temple in Nadi area of...

Why do Hindus worship idols? – Devdutt Pattanaik

Hindu sages knew that the divine is infinite potential and has infinite expressions. We can access this limitlessness through...

Hindus cautiously welcome BBC’s “change of heart” on religious programming

Hindus have cautiously welcomed the ambitious and wide-ranging British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) plans to enhance coverage of religion with...

Hindus urge Canada Govt. to mandate listing of gelatin source on food, which many times is beef

Hindus are urging Government of Canada and Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) to mandate food manufacturers to mention the...

The misrepresentation the sacred Swastika by the western world: Hemant Padhya

Diwali is the cardinal festival in the Vedic or Hindu calendar. Although it is known as festival of light,...

Global Hindu Heritage Foundation Year End Report of Activities Accomplishments

Year End Report of Activities and Accomplishments 2017; Requesting Donations “You came into this world with fists closed...

Why we should talk about race – Dr Kumar Mahabir

Why we should talk about race By Dr Kumar Mahabir Even academics like me who often view certain topics...

Shouting brigade threats, poll results & Ram Janmbhoomi case – Vinod Bansal

Shouting brigade threats, poll results & Ram Janmbhoomi case – Vinod Bansal Every eye was stuck up, be it...

Hindu Heritage Winter Family Camp – Greater Houston… (Dec 23, 2017 – Dec 25, 2017)

You are invited to the following event: HINDU HERITAGE WINTER FAMILY CAMP – GREATER HOUSTON AREA   Event to...

Gujarat 2017: Hindutva trumps caste and economy, but barely – Punarvasu Parekh

  The Gujarat victory is not without a warning for Modi and BJP. The party has retained the state,...

Temple Proposed In Manchester To Serve Growing Hindu Population

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND, December 8, 2017 (Courant): The growing population of Hindus in the area has prompted a congregation’s proposal...

NGT Issues Clarification On Amarnath Matter, Says Devotees To Remain Silent Only In Front Of Shivling

INDIA, December 14, 2017 (Outlook India): The NGT on Wednesday had directed the Amarnath shrine board that there should...

US TV Show to Present Case that Ram Setu is Not a Natural Formation but Man-Made

NEW DELHI, INDIA, December 12, 2017 (Times Now): The Ram Setu Bridge between India and Sri Lanka is not...

Hindus urge Norway Govt. to mandate listing of gelatin source on food, which many times is beef

Hindus are urging Government of Norway and Norwegian Food Safety Authority (Mattilsynet) to mandate food manufacturers to mention the...

Rise Of PM Modi And Roar Of Subversive Forces: Salil Gewali

  Salil Gewali, Shillong       If your son makes friendship with the difficult and longtime enemies of...

First batch of SC-ST priests ready to take charge at Tirupati temples

 About 200 people from Dalit and backward communities have undergone rigorous training for three months. AMARAVATI: In a sharp...

3,000-Year-Old Katas Raj Temple Being Restored: ETPB Chairman

Authorities are working on a comprehensive plan to restore religious sanctity and archaeological value of Katas Raj Temple near...

UNESCO Recognizes Kumbh Mela As “Intangible Cultural Heritage”

he inscription of Kumbh Mela was recommended by an expert body (File) NEW DELHI, INDIA, December 8, 2017 (NDTV):...

Yoga can reduce risky sex in youth: University of Cincinnati study indicates

A University of Cincinnati (UC) long-term study shows a marked reduction in risky sex and substance abuse in troubled...

Christian-Jew-Buddhist leaders back Hindu plea of no sacred mandalas on Tampa roads

In a remarkable interfaith gesture; Christian, Jew and Buddhist leaders have backed the Hindu plea that sacred mandalas do...

GHRD Invitation of 12th Dec 2017 on Screening of Documentary on Forced conversion and marriage of under aged Hindu Girls

For last several years Minority Hindu Community in Pakistan is facing existential challenges and also serious Human Rights Violation...

Snehalata, a Christian, working as Deputy Commissioner at TTD; As per GO, she should be imprisoned

Snehalata, a Christian, working as Deputy Commissioner at TTD; As per GO, she should be imprisoned. (Note: I...

Hindus upset at exclusion of Asian-Americans in the “Inclusion” Plan of University of Kansas

Hindus are upset at the exclusion of Asian-Americans from the “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Strategic Plan” for the University...

Hindus urge all Virginia schools to offer yoga like a Fairfax County school

Hindus have commended Cherry Run Elementary School (CRES) in Burke (Virginia), an institution of Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS),...

Hindu temple proposed at former church building in Chicago suburb

A Hindu temple is being reportedly planned in a building on about 2.4 acres plot in the Chicago suburb...

Virginia to have 500+ acres Hindu retreat

An over 500 acres of serene and vibrant Hindu spiritual retreat has reportedly been planned near Bowling Green in...

Hindus stress that sacred mandalas do not belong on Tampa roads

Hindus point out that mandalas are sacred symbols and do not belong on the surface of public roads where...

IIT Kanpur Launches Scripture Webstie

KANPUR, INDIA, November 28, 2017: The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, has developed a website of Hindu religious scripture...

Utah Lawyers, Bhutanese Refugees Team Up For Temple

A Bhutanese Temple TRAVELBLOG.ORG A coalition of Salt Lake City attorneys known as the “Refugee Justice League” has begun...

Hindus urge all cities of Canada to allow Diwali fireworks like Brampton & Mississauga

Hindus are urging all cities of Canada to allow fireworks on the occasion of Diwali, the most popular of...

GHHF Requesting to Chant Chapter 12 on Gita Jayanthi Day November 30

Requesting to Chant Chapter 12 on Gita Jayanthi Day November 30 This year Bhagavad Gita Jayanti is coming on...

You’re invited to TALK: “Defense of Punyabhoomi Bharat (Dec 2, 2017)

You are invited to the following event: TALK: “DEFENSE OF PUNYABHOOMI BHARAT, THE HINDU HOMELAND” – DR. OMENDRA RATNU...


Priceless Scanned Copy of “1921 Moplah Rebellion” Book (Attached PDF)

Friends, Please see the priceless scanned copy (PDF attached) of a nearly 100-year-old report/book: “The Moplah Rebellion, 1921”  It...

GHRD Invitation: Screening of Documentary on Forced conversion marriage of minor Hindu Girls

Download Attachment : GHRD Invitation for 12th Dec 2017 Atmeeya Bhagini & Bandhugan Namaste! For last several years, Minority...

Hindus list 19 festivals for inclusion in Texas A&M University’s multi-faith calendar

Hindus have suggested 19 festivals for inclusion in the multi-faith calendar being created by Texas A&M University (TAMU) so...

Reconfiguring Kerala’s Brahmin Castes

INDIA, November 18, 2017 (EPW by O.B. Roopesh): The appointment of Dalit priests to temples in Kerala has been...

IIT Kanpur Announces Scripture Website

KANPUR, INDIA, November 19, 2018: IIT Kanpur has developed a website on our treasures of Vedas, Shastras etc. Finally...

Padmavati and 1947Jauahar of Mirpur (Kashmir) Hindu women

Padmavati and 1947, Jauhar in Mirpur (Kashmir) By Bal K. Gupta There is a Hindu tradition called Jauhar that...

World Chants Geeta At the same moment across the Globe

Download Attachment : World Chant Bhagwadgeeta on 30th December 2017 This year Bhagwadgeeta Jayanti is coming on 30th November. We...

Musical Play Based on Ramayana Enthralls Leaders at ASEAN Opening Ceremony

MANILLA, PHILIPPINES, November 13, 2017 (Economic Times): A musical performance based on the epic Ramayana today drew loud applause...

Tirupati Temple Chief Priest Charges Administration with Interference in Rituals

INDIA, November 21, 2017 (Swarajyamag): Dr. A.V. Ramana Dikshitulu, head priest of the Lord Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala, has...

‘They use ​money to promote Christianity’: Nepal’s battle for souls

Critics allege that it is not just caste discrimination leading many Dalits in Nepal to turn away from Hindu...

So-called secular Indian state controls temples, not churches and mosques – Swaminathan Venkataraman

Rich temples such as Tirupati, Guruvayoor, or Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak Temple have routinely been raided to fund state budget programmes...

RamQuest: A magazine on Lord Ram and Ramayana!

Download Attachment: RQ-Patrons Jai Siya Ram! It gives me an immense pleasure in informing you that that with Prabhu...

Hindus upset as Europe headshops sell cannabis paraphernalia with Ganesha images

Upset Hindus are urging European Commission to persuade various headshops of Europe to withdraw cannabis paraphernalia with images of...

Condemn New York Times against giving anti-Hindu communal twist to wearing Saree by women

In the recent article published by New York Times (https://t.co/pkw9CiUqQ7?amp=1 the author argues that wearing traditional Indian attire is some...

We are all Hindu Nationalists. Why New York Times is wrong on saris

It has been a “Sorry Day” every day (or should I say a “Sari Day”) for a well-known media...

32% Canadians feel Hinduism influence growing

32% of respondents say that influence of Hinduism “in Canada and Canadian public life” is growing as compared to...

Why we need a “Hindu Halloween”

The idea of a “Hindu Halloween” may sound offensive to some, just another attempt to inculturate the Hindu youth...

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation Raises $2 Million in A Glittering Gala

“Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation” Raises 2 Million in A Glittering Gala — Prakash Waghmare Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation’s (‘EVF’) glittering ‘Gala’...

Indonesian Court Recognizes Native Religions in Landmark Ruling

JAKARTA, INDONESIA, November 7, 2017 (Reuters): Indonesia’s Constitutional Court on Tuesday affirmed the rights of devotees of faiths outside...

Great Hypocrisy Of “Secular” Indian State: It Controls Only Temples; We Must Take Them Back

INDIA, November 6, 2017 (Swarajyamag by Swami Venkataraman): In April 2016, a more than 1,000-year-old temple, built by Rajendra...

Rakhine State Govt to Close Displaced Person Camps for Hindus and Ethnic Arakanese

SITTWE, MYANMAR, October 30, 2017 (Irrawaddy): The Rakhine State government will close camps for displaced persons who have fled...

State Government Declares Vrindavan, Barsana as Sacred Sites, No Meat and Liquor Shops Allowed

UTTAR PRADESH, INDIA, October 28, 2017 (Indian Express): The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday issued an order notifying Vrindavan...

Malabar Temple Management Board Takes over Thrissur Parthasarathy Temple

THRISSUR, INDIA, November 7, 2017 (Kaumudi Global): The Malabar Devaswom Board has taken over the Parthasarathy...

Paradise of illusion: Salil Gewali

– SALIL GEWALI, Shillong India boasts of having one of the largest and expensive modern mansions in the world...

Upset Hindus urge Charlotte clothing firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha leggings

Upset Hindus are urging Charlotte (North Carolina) based fashion activewear company “GearBunch” for immediate withdrawal of leggings, capris and...

Taj Mahal – Truth & Facts. Well studied facts from UK Historian

Taj Mahal – It is time to tell the truth. There are many legends about the Taj Mahal. But...

Why Nepal has one of the world’s fastest-growing Christian populations – Danielle Preiss

Churches mushroom throughout the Kathmandu Valley and across the terraced hills. Proselytizing remains illegal, but with political instability and...

Temple of Fine Arts Penang will be organizing a “Natya Mela”

  PRESS STATEMENT 1/11/2017 NATYA MELA CHARITY SHOW The Temple of Fine Arts Penang will be organizing a “Natya...

Hindus seek class exemption for Diwali at University of Hamburg

Hindus have urged prestigious University of Hamburg (Universität Hamburg UHH) in Germany for granting class exemption for the Hindu...

Food stalls in Tirumala loot devotees, Hyderabad HC fumes at TTD

Hyderabad : The Hyderabad High Court on Tuesday expressed anger at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Executive Officer for allowing hoteliers...

Blood Donation by RSS Volunteers at Sowcarpet, Chennai

Around 100 RSS volunteers of Perambur Bagh Chennai actively participated in the Blood donation camp held at sowcarpet nagar...

Significance of Jammu and Kashmir – Seminar by TN Young Thinkers Forum at Madurai

The temple city of Madurai played host to the 3rd seminar of the ‘India at 70’ series by Tamil...

Sheppie Snippets: Come and listen how to promote Hinduism

Dr Satish Prakash from the United States of America will talk on Hinduism. The Port Shepstone Hindu Cultural Federation...

Twitter slams Kamal Haasan for ascribing terrorism to Hinduism

Kamal Haasan today raked up a huge ruckus by claiming that existence of Hindu terror was real and that...

Debate on Letting Non-Hindus into Temples Resurfaces in Kerala

KERALA, October 25, 2017 (Daily Pioneer): Debate has resurfaced in Kerala over whether non-Hindus who believe in Hindu faith...

Is India’s Supreme Court Dictating Worship Practice at Ujjain Mahakaleshwar Temple?

NEW DELHI, INDIA, October 28, 2017 (The Print): HPI Note: There is confusion in India over just what the...

Impact of HINDUISM upon Western intellectuals: Bernie David Holt

Impact of HINDUISM upon Western intellectuals –        Bernie David Holt, Erith, England   Sitting on the beach, staring at the pale blue sea,...

Telangana to offer Rs 3 lakh for women to marry temple priests

HYDERABAD, INDIA, October 18, 2017 (Hindustan Times): The Telangana government will offer US$4,570 for women who marry Brahmin bachelors...

Brother-Sister Bond Observed Across Nepal

KATHMANDU, NEPAL, October 21, 2017 (Kathmandu Post): The five-day-long Tihar festival came to an end after the observance of...

One Man’s Quest to Save the Holy Yamuna River

NEW DELHI, INDIA, October 22, 2017 (Wall Street Journal): The Yamuna is considered a sacred river from very early...

UK Prime Minister’s 2017 Diwali Message

From: Prime Minister’s Office, 10 Downing Street and The Rt Hon Theresa May MP Part of: Arts and culture Published: 19...

An Appeal by Hindu Education Foundation

An Appeal by Hindu Education Foundation Namaste Hindu community has been working relentlessly for several years to improve the...

‘Buffalo and mutton meat doesn’t sell’: BJP ban butchered in Haryana after BEEF biryani is brazenly sold

Killing cows, possessing or eating beef is banned in most Indian states The ban was brought in last year...

Dr. Swamy’s efforts bear fruit – more than 100 Sikhs removed from Blacklist

Home Minister Rajnath Singh announced the removal of over 100 names blacklisted after the outbreak of militancy in Punjab...



Ayodhya: RSS floats a new outfit to build mass support for Ram temple while Supreme Court hears case

Shri Ram Mandir Nirman Sahayog Manch will ‘try to show the court that all religious communities want a grand...

GHHF Response to Honorable Rep. Harold Trent Frank’s speech on Gauri Lankesh Murder, Threat to Kancha Ilaiah

  Response to Honorable Rep. Harold Trent Frank’s speech on Gauri Lankesh Murder, Threat to Kancha Ilaiah (This...

Jama Masjid was Actually BhadraKali Hindu Temple- Proofs found by Archaeological Survey of India

Jama Masjid was built during 1424 CE in Ahmedabad (originally Karnavati) by Ahmed Shah I, is originally A Hindu temple...

Hi childish leaders, don’t play with nuclear fire: Salil Gewali

Hi childish leaders, don’t play with nuclear fire – Salil Gewali, Shillong Are we on the brink of destruction?...


India or China, who invented gunpowder? Diwalis Hindu haze and a weird debate

“What’s Diwali for children without crackers? … A Diwali when they can breathe” In an India increasingly polarised along religious...

Who is a Hindu? Always and everywhere

Historians view Hinduism as a product of history, a river with many tributaries   The notion that religious texts...

Hinduism not poll card but soul of country: Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath, who flew to Bhuj in Kutch district on Saturday morning, began the concluding day of his two-day visit...

A few things made Diwali celebrations in 2017 a bit more special. Happy Diwali

A lot of things make Diwali celebrations auspicious, but in 2017, there have been a few notable events that...

Bhai Dooj 2017: History, Significance, How to Celebrate, Date Time, Vidhi and Muhurat Timings

Although similar to rakhi, on Bhai Dooj, sisters put a tilak or a vermilion mark on the brother’s forehead...

Ivanka Trump tweets Diwali wishes, says she looks forward to India visit next month

Ivanka Trump (Photo: AP) NEW DELHI: US President Donald Trump‘s daughter Ivanka earlier today tweeted her best wishes to all...

Ahmad Left Hindu American woman to Die in Burning Car as He Hailed Taxi to Go to Hospital

An Indian American woman, Harleen Grewal, of Astoria, New York, was killed Oct. 13 when a friend crashed his...

Kerala Hindus No Longer Shy Of Their Identity, Will Turn To BJP

The Congress will understandably exult over its huge victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election in Punjab. Conversely, the...

PM Modi again celebrates Diwali with troops, this year in J&K’s Gurez

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to have made it a tradition to celebrate Diwali with the country’s troops in a border...

Telangana Government Allots $274 Million to Renovate Centuries Old Hindu Temple

In the ever-growing Telegana-Andhra rivalry, a little-known temple is slated to undergo a mega renovation to counter India’s richest temple...

Trafalgar Square hosts Diwali celebrations

Play video Video report by Luke Hanrahan There was dancing in Trafalgar Square on Sunday as people gathered to celebrate...

Diwali Celebrations in South Africa

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, October 16, 2017 (Daily News): A Diwali festival celebration was held in Durban, South Africa on...

BAPS Leader Swami Maharaj Inaugurates Traditionally Composed Sanskrit Text

ROBBINSVILLE, NEW JERSEY, October 16, 2017 (India West): Amidst a large gathering of devotees, BAPS leader HH Mahant Swami...

Trump Celebrates Diwali, Lights Diya in White House Ceremony

President Donald Trump (center) held a small Diwali celebration at the White House Oct. 17. At his immediate right...

Diwali and Hindu Social Justice

Some time ago, I came across a very disturbing and factually inaccurate anti-Diwali article posted by the Guardian. While the...

Sydney Opera House’s Iconic Sails Turn Gold to Celebrate Diwali

It’s the fourth year in a row the Opera House has been lit up in a golden colour to...

Strengthening Hindu communities

The Hindu National Conference reaches out this time to the mainstream with its theme The 6th Australian Hindu National...

Sydney Opera House’s Iconic Sails Turn Gold to Celebrate Diwali

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, October 18, 2017 (SBS): It’s the fourth year in a row the Opera House has been lit...

Diwali 2017: Significance Of Diwali Or Deepawali, The Festival Of Lights

Diwali occurs during late October or during early November. It is important to know that the Diwali date falls...

Soon, You Won’t Be Able to Enter Karnataka Temples in Jeans, T-Shirt

INDIA, September 24, 2017 (International Business Times): Soon, all the temples under the endowments department in Karnataka will be...

Hinduism: The Nine Basic Beliefs that you need to know

Hinduism- the oldest religion in the world is based on certain established beliefs. Read more to find out what...

WHEF2017@Nairobi Cancellation

We regretfully inform you that due to re-elections in Kenya and resultant political uncertainty, the World Hindu Economic Forum...

Balinese Hindus await the eruption of Mount Agung, home of a god

The crater of Mount Agung is seen from the top of the volcano. Fifty-four years after its last eruption,...

Shepherd is a Traitor, Philistine, Hypocrite, and Hindu Hater; Let us all support Sri Paripoornananda Swamiji

Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd is a Traitor, Philistine, Hypocrite, and Hindu Hater; Let us all support Sri Paripoornananda Swamiji...

Hindu-Americans celebrate International Day of Volunteering across USA

We are pleased to announce that the Hindu-American community has celebrated the 2017 International Day of Volunteering and Community...

AmerIndians related to East Indians: Dr Kumar Mahabir

AmerIndians related to East Indians By Dr Kumar Mahabir Ricardo Bharath Hernandez is the Chief of the Santa Rosa...

When is Diwali 2017, how do Hindus celebrate it and what are the festival of light’s origins?

GETTY – CONTRIBUTOR Diwali celebrates the Hindu belief that good will always triumph over evil When is Diwali 2017?...

Millburn Public Schools in New Jersey to “find a way” for Diwali day off for students

Board of Education of Millburn Township Public Schools (MTPS) in New Jersey, in a meeting on October nine evening,...

Trinidad’s Divali Nagar opens with the theme, “Hindu Symbolism” at a cost of US$.8 m By PARAS RAMOUTAR

Trinidad’s Divali Nagar opens with the theme, “Hindu Symbolism” at a cost of US$.8 m By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain:...

If Nearby, Please Attend NYC Comptroller’s Diwali Party

Greetings: Hope you can join us at the NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer’s Diwali Celebration on Wednesday, October 25th  at NYC Health...

Madurai Meenakshi Temple Wins Cleanest Iconic Place Award

MADURAI, TAMIL NADU, INDIA, October 5, 2017 (by Chennabasaveshwar, Oneindia):Under Swachhta Hi Seva (cleanliness is service) program, the Sri...

BJP chief Amit Shah’s son slaps Rs 100 crore defamation suit on ‘The Wire’

NEW DELHI: BJP chief Amit Shah‘s son Jay Shah slapped a Rs 100 crore defamation suit on a website, which alluded to...

Spectacular : Dr. Swamy Plano lecture on Ayodhya, National Herald and Chidambarams

Dr. Subramanian Swamy lecture on Ayodhya, National Herald Newspaper and Chidambarams was spectacularly successful in Plano, Texas USA....

Rubin Museum New York hosting 24-hour ragas festival where one can bring bedding to sleep

  Rubin Museum of Art (RMA) in New York is hosting “Ragas Live Festival—24 hours of sacred sound” on...

Upset Hindus urge removal of goddess Parvati from FGO mobile game where she is a “servant”

Hindus are upset at “Fate/Grand Order” (FGO) mobile role-playing video game, developed by Japan’s Delightworks Inc., for reportedly introducing...

Top 10 Most Corrupt Political Party In The World 2017

A political party is a coalition of people who work jointly and struggle against one another to win political...

Researchers Found 6000 Years old Lord Rama and Hanuman carvings in Silemania, Iraq

One of the major triumphs of modern archaeology was the hair-raising discoveries of Sir Leonard Woolley at Ur. Amidst...

Twelfth Hindu Mandir Executive Conference held in Indianapolis, Indiana

  Download Attachment: HMEC 2017 Press Release v0924FP The twelfth HMEC was held in Indianapolis, Indiana at the Waterfront...

Monthly Hindu Persecution Digest: June- August 2017

Monthly digest from IndiaFacts documenting news of Hindu persecution during June to August 2017 June 1. Bajrang Dal workers...

Second Century Durga Image Unearthed in Kurnool District

INDIA, September 24, 2017 (The Hindu): A limestone plaque carved with Mahishamardhini image, which goes back to the second...

Honoring Nature can Help Protect the Environment

Temple Shikharas on the banks of the River Ganga. Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India Bridge over the River Ganga to the...

Sister Nivedita 150th Birthday Tribute

AGGRESSIVE HINDUISM Sadhu Prof. V. Rangarajan Founder Trustee, SISTER NIVEDITA ACADEMY, Bharatamata Gurukula Ashram, ‘Sri Bharati Mandir’, Srinivasanagar, Kithaganur...

Dharma, Corporate Success and Bharat’s Future: Discussion with Mr. Vallabh Bhanshali

  Dharma, Corporate Success and Bharat’s Future: Discussion with Mr. Vallabh Bhanshali, one of India’s leading investors.   Discussion...

American Hindus Condemn Large Mass Graves of Hindu Bodies in Myanmar

Picture of Hindu women in Myanmar after identifying some of the dead bodies as their relatives HAF condemned the...

800 years of Islamic & 200 years of Christian British Rule, Still I am a Hindu!

Hinduism is a religion, or a way of life, Hinduism has been called the oldest religion in the world...

Hindu prayers for Las Vegas massacre victims

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged all the Hindu temples and prayer-centers worldwide to hold special prayers for...

No country has Hinduism as “official” or “preferred” religion

Although over 80 countries have either an “official religion” or “preferred religion”, but Hinduism is not an official or...

Our guests’ hands are stained with the blood of massacres – Salil Gewali

Our guests’ hands are stained with the blood of massacres –         Salil Gewali, Shillong A profuse amount of tears that certain...

Las Vegas hit the explosive jackpot: Salil Gewali

Las Vegas hit the EXPLOSIVE jackpot – by Salil Gewali, Shillong Money can do any harmful thing. Yes, now...

Hindus welcome Diwali holiday in New Jersey’s Millburn Schools draft calendar

Hindus have welcomed the reports of closing Millburn Township Public Schools (MTPS) in New Jersey on November seven in...

Ganga is everything to everyone, the mother of rivers – Ravi Shankar

The Ganga defines our history and mythology. She is the merciful receiver of all sins. She is the source...

Dussehra 2017: How Dussehra Is Celebrated Across the Country

The festival of Dussehra is celebrated in different ways across India. Here’s an interesting insight. Dussehra also known as...

British Hindu NRI, friend shot at by cattle smugglers in Gurugram

GURUGRAM: In a shocking event, a British resident and her female friend were attacked by the cattle mafia in the district....

What about Hindu nationalism? – Koenraad Elst

“Nationalism” has gotten absolutized at the expense of Dharma, and now serves the Sangh and especially the BJP as...

Everything for the Goddess

HAMBURG, GERMANY, September 26, 2017 (Deutschlandfunk, translated from German): The small Jyoti Maiyya Temple in the Stellingen district of...

‘California authorities suggest corrections to proposed school books on Hinduism’

Washington, September 30 Authorities in California have suggested corrections to the proposed school textbooks in the state after Indian-Americans...

Diwali Festivals Grow in US, from Disney to Times Square

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, September 28, 2017 (Associated Press): The holiday of Diwali is starting to light up mainstream...

Tripura to Provide Additional Power to Bangladesh on Durga Puja

DHAKA, BANGLADESH, September 17, 2017 (Dhaka Tribune): India’s Tripura state will be supplying additional power to Bangladesh on the...


Upset Hindus urge Valencia firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh crash-pad

Upset Hindus are urging Valencia (Spain) based online retailer esKalarTienda for immediate withdrawal of crash-pad carrying image of Hindu...



Nazi leader Heinrich Himmler a fan of yoga – Telegraph

Heinrich Himmler, the infamous Nazi leader of the SS, was enthralled with eastern mysticism and always carried an ancient...

Hindus laud Denver Art Museum for showcasing Hindu god Ganesha

Hindus have commended renowned Denver Art Museum (DAM) in Colorado for showcasing Hindu deity Lord Ganesha in an exhibition...

‘They set them all on fire’: Chakwal recalls horrors of Partition

There was a time when Chakwal’s numerous villages had considerable Sikh and Hindu populations. Vahali village, being the capital...

Shastra puja does not need permission if held in house or at the place of worship: Cal HC

File picture of shastra puja by Durga Vahini at Vishwa Hindu Parishad office in Indore in 2014.(HT Photo) Shastra puja...

GHHF Onslaught on Hindu faith by Anti-Hindu Destructive Pseudo Elites and Christian Missionaries

GHHF Onslaught on Hindu faith by Anti-Hindu Destructive Pseudo Elites and Christian Missionaries. Thousands of years rich Mayan Culture...

Celebrate Navratri with enthusiasm: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked the nation to mark the ongoing Navratri festival with enthusiasm. “Navratras are...

Hamid Ansari Jihadist relations should be investigated: Dr. Surendra Jain

New Delhi. Sept. 24, 2017. Former Vice President of India, Hamid Ansari stands exposed after attending a programme of...

Power of Prayer?: Hindus Hold Ceremonies for Active Volcano Mt. Agung to Pray That Island Is Spared

BALI, INDONESIA, September 22, 2017 (Coconuts Bali): Balinese Hindus have been conducting a number of ceremonies at Mt. Agung,...

2018 Thaipusam Procession To Be Cut Short by 5.5 Hours Due to Total Lunar Eclipse

SINGAPORE, September 22, 2017 (Straits Times): Solar and lunar eclipses usually draw many admirers eager to view the phenomenon,...

Indian Hindu Expatriates in Gulf Region Gear Up for Navratri and Dussehra

DUBAI, September 23, 2017 (Gulf News): Thousands of Hindu Indian expatriates in Dubai are recreating the vibrant Navratri festival...

Guwahati’s 101-Foot Durga Idol To Be World’s Tallest Bamboo Structure

Art director Nuruddin Ahmed and his team of 40 artists are creating the idol for Guwahati’s Bishnupur Sarbojanin Durga...

Fake baba list – Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP)

The Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad(ABAP), the apex body of Hindu sadhus, released on Sunday what it said was a list of...

Bakhshali Manuscript: First recorded evidence of zero discovered – Pallava Bagla

The 3rd-4th-century Bakhshali Manuscript found near Taxila predates a 9th-century inscription of zero on the wall of a temple...

Upset Hindus urge Alibaba to apologize & withdraw Krishna-Ganesha doormats

Upset Hindus are urging Hangzhou (China) headquartered e-commerce giant Alibaba Group for immediate withdrawal from its website of doormats...

NYC Hindu Coalition Launches Vedic Literacy Program

VidyaDham Panchatatva Gitapith Hindu School In Queens NYC It was only a few weeks ago that the NYC Hindu...

Hindus face anti-Idolatry campaign in Bangladesh

Hindus face anti-Idolatry campaign in Bangladesh When the sacred months are over slay the idolaters wherever you find them. Arrest them, besiege...


How A 59-Year-Old German Turned Mother To Over 1,000 Sick Cows In Mathura

Fondly called Sudevi Mataji, Friederike Irina Bruning started her cowshed known as ‘Surbhai Gauseva Niketan’. Friederike Irina Bruning the...

Britains Disappearing Dalits – Where have 350,000 British Citizens gone?

This Sunday, the Sunday Times added its own significant weight to the long running campaign to vilify and denigrate...

Gujarat temples donated funds for Sardar Sarovar Dam when World Bank refused: PM Modi

After inaugurating the inter-state Sardar Sarovar Dam in Gujarat`s Narmada district on his 67th birthday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

No Durga Puja at 18 Lalmonirhat temples

Mogholhat union Puja Udjapan Parishad in Lalmonirhat Sadar upazila has decided not to celebrate the Durga Puja at 18...

“Lack of Peer Review by Traditional Dharmic Institutions Has Given Rise to Fake Babas”: Swami Vigyananand

In the wake of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insaan’s 10-year sentence for rape, a question rises as to why controversial...

PLEASE SHARE – Guyanese in New York protest against Granger & US Congress recognizes Swami Aksharananda

Dear Friends/Colleagues: Greetings! Hope you and your family are well. To Hindus, I extend happy Navrati greetings. Please see...

Pakistani Hindu girl allegedly abducted, converted and married off against her will in Sindh

The girl has been identified as Arti Kumari, a teacher at Qasim Model School, and reports say she was...

Australian Advertising Watchdog Dismisses Pleas to Ban a Commercial that Shows Ganesha Eating Meat

AUSTRALIA, September 20, 2017 (Scroll In): The Advertising Standards Bureau in Australia has dismissed complaints filed by Hindu groups...

Provide Concrete Grounds to Impose Curbs on Durga Statue Immersion: HC to Bengal Government

KOLKATA, INDIA, September 20, 2017 (Times of India): Questioning the West Bengal government’s curbs on Durga statue immersion, the...

Hindus urge Swiss firm to rename its $6,010 high-heels “Ganesha” boots

Hindus have urged Lugano (Switzerland) headquartered luxury fashion label Philipp Plein Group to change the name of some of...

Stop ​Govt. ​Funding ​to Pro Jihad Media in Kashmir

“The Pakistani flag is a symbol of freedom and independence for the Kashmiris while protesting against the Indian forces,...


Hindus welcome yoga at Duke University Chapel

Hindus have welcomed reports of yoga practice inside magnificent Duke University Chapel (DUC), which describes itself as “Christian church...

Hindus dismayed at vandalism & hateful graffiti at Hindu business in Indianapolis

Hindus nationwide are reportedly perturbed after reports of hateful messages scrawled on the building, fire near the back door...

Ma Durga is the innermost power of consciousness – David Frawley

Ma Durga is not a mere formation of human thought, an image or archetype of our minds or culture....

Hindu Heritage Day- Free Registration Date Extended

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How Hinduism is fighting homophobia abroad – Times News Network

“Ancient Indian authors and poets imagined a state where the lines separating masculinity and femininity often blurred and even...

Hindus urge blocking public funding of Meat & Livestock Australia for reckless marketing

Hindus are urging Australia Minister for Agriculture Barnaby Joyce to halt the funding to Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)...

The bashing of Brahmins and Indias caste system has an agenda : Maria Wirth

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

India lodges complaint over ‘offensive’ Australian lamb advert

An Australian ad campaign promoting lamb has attracted widespread criticism from the country’s Hindu community, prompting officials to lodge...

HISTORY: We reached 3 Million followers. Thanks to you.

Facebook: @RajivMalhotra.Official YouTube: RajivMalhotraOfficial Twitter: @RajivMessage   Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Hindu temple planned in Kentucky

A Hindu worship place is reportedly being planned in Bowling Green (Kentucky). According to reports, City-County Board of Adjustments...

Oxford “zero” research re-attests Hinduism’s umpteen contributions to science

Photograph: Courtesy of Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford A highly significant research by University of Oxford has revealed that...

Hindu American Psychiatrist in Kansas Brutally Murdered by Umar Rashid

An Indian American psychiatrist was found dead Sept. 13 in the alley behind his East Wichita, Kansas office, his...

Durga Puja 2017 @ Houston Durga Bari Society

Click on the Flyer for more Information Please Note: To Unsubscribe email at indoamericannews@yahoo.com   7457 Harwin Drive, Suite. 262 Houston,...

Lauding Dubuque Schools offering yoga, Hindus urge yoga in all Iowa schools

Hindus have commended Dubuque Community Schools (DCS) in Iowa for reportedly launching yoga in some of its elementary schools,...

The Hindu Community of Las Palmas Mourns the Death of Its First Priest

Maharaj Chandru Chetanram Sharma LP/DLP   LAS PALMAS, CANARY ISLANDS, September 14, 2017 (La Provincia, translated from Spanish): The Hindu...

Aditi Banerjee Recollects How We Started Responding to Hinduphobia Academicians

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VHPA Invites you to Hindu Heritage Day Celebration

September 5, 2017   VHPA Invites you to Hindu Heritage Day   Hindu Heritage Day Objectives: 1. Get children...

Hindus Protest Damage of Statues

DINAJPUR, BANGLADESH, August 28, 2017 (The Daily Star): People of the Hindu community in the district formed a human...

Houston’s Hindus Respond to Flood Emergency

HOUSTON, TEXAS, August 30, 2017 (Press Release): Following the catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in the Greater Houston...

Houston floods: Indian students, without food, water and power get help from SEWA International

The recent flooding in Houston due to Hurricane Harvey, is a historic once in a 100-year calamity. Harvey struck...

Hindus urge yoga-mat firms not to use PFRs which may affect fertility

Hindus have urged yoga mat firms not to use PFRs (chemicals commonly used in yoga mats) as Harvard and...

Hindus commend Connecticut town for allowing yoga at farm

Hindus, who earlier urged Manchester Town in Connecticut not to shut down yoga at a local farm, are now...

Global Times: Thanks to Hinduism, India doesn’t have radical Islam – ET

“Indians attach great importance to spiritual matters while Chinese are more concerned about material matters. Such different worldviews are...

Accept the Path Opened by Mahatmas: Mukundan P.R.

Accept the Path Opened by Mahatmas Mukundan P.R. ‘We have only one religion – the Religion of Liberation’, said...

Return of the Swastika – Justice For Hindus

Return of the Swastika It’s September, and that means our Hindu activists are back on college campuses all across...

Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Courses

Contact: Dr. Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra,  debidatta.mahapatra@hua.edu 857-206-9036    For registration and inquiries: email: info@hua.edu or call: 407-275-0013   For more info...

HSS Volunteers Provide Relief to Hurricane Harvey Victims

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Hindus upset as Unilever cannot guarantee whether some of its products contain beef

Upset Hindus are seeking official apology from Dutch-British transnational consumer goods company Unilever’s CEO Paul Polman for non-disclosure of...

When the man who wrote Pakistan’s national anthem saw the divine in Hindu god Krishna

This year, Pakistan’s 70th Independence anniversary and Janmashtami (the Hindu festival celebrating Krishna’s birth) fell on the same day:...

1st Hindu Preschool launches in Jamaica, Queens [Video]

27 Aug 2017 – NYC Hindu Coalition non-profit member VidyaDham Panchatatva Gitapith held their annual Krishna / Ganesh parade in Jamaica...

Upset Hindus seek ban on Meat & Livestock Australia ad showing Lord Ganesha at lamb BBQ

Upset Hindus are urging Australia Advertising Standards Bureau to ban the new “You Never Lamb Alone” video ad launched...

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: How Does South India Celebrate this Festival?

  Highlights India is celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi that commenced on 25th August Lord Ganesh is considered as the harbinger...

We demand to introduce Hinduism in Gujarat state school textbooks

May 15th, 2017 Hon. Shri Vijay Rupani, Chief Minister of Gujarat 3rd Floor, Swarnim Sankul-1, New Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar 382010,...

To worship Ganesha, we must become Ganesha – David Frawley

To worship Ganesha, we must become Ganesha, which is to let go of our outer minds and embrace the...

NYC Hindus get quarterly meeting with Mayor’s Office

HINDU QUARTERLY MEETING ESTABLISHED  25 Aug 2017 – Nisha Ramracha, Raju Bathija, Sitangshu Guha, Vincent Bruno and Lydia Singh...

The Temple Of Fine Arts Penang will be organizing “ANTHAR AGNI”

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Hindus in Sydney homage to Lord Ganesha

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BJP, RSS to Oppose Mamata Banerjee’s Order Banning Durga Idol Immersion on Muharram

Several Hindu outfits have said that they will ignore the government’s directives and ask the puja committees to do...

Hindu Girl recites Kalma in court to prove her wilful conversion

Maria’s uncle requests court to arrange meeting with parents at Darul Aman. PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD: A ‘Hindu’ girl whose family...

Art of Living Foundation Enters the Ayurveda Retail Market

Sri Sri Ayurveda is all set to take the FMCG industry by storm with launch of 1,000 retail stores...

Narcotics Agency Recruits Bali Religious Leaders in the Island’s Fight Against Drugs

BALI, INDONESIA , August 22, 2017 (by Coconuts Bali): The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) is getting local religious leaders...

Five Reasons to Spend a Fortune on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

Photo by Swati Gautam The often seen south face of Mount Kailash with the Nandi hump on the left...

Video: The Vanishing Hindus of India – Saswati Sarkar

Source: https://bharatabharati.wordpress.com/2017/08/25/video-the-vanishing-hindus-of-india-saswati-sarkar/

An invitation to the screening of “Buddha in a traffic jam”

Indic book club and FACT are proud to announce the screening of the movie “Buddha in a traffic jam” at theaters in New York City and New Jersey....

Mumbai’s Ganesha Festival Celebrates 125th Year

Artisan giving final touches to idols of Lord Ganesha at his workshop, Tanvi Arts, at the Chinchpokli area of...

Council For The Nation Of Ezidihikhan Declares PM, Spell Out Priorities

COUNCIL FOR THE NATION OF EZIDIHIKHAN DECLARES PRIME MINISTER, SPELL OUT PRIORITIES Yezidi majority nation of Ezidihikhan recently declared...


Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: History, Importance And Rituals of Ganpati Festival

Ganesha, one of the most beloved gods is known by 108 different names in our culture. He is considered...

Zed suggests Justin Bieber to withdraw to a Himalayan cave & attempt samadhi

In view of reports of Canadian singer Justin Bieber going to a two-week yoga retreat seeking peace, distinguished Hindu...

Invitation to Vincent Bruno Ganesh Chaturthi near City Hall

Hello All, The NYC Hindu Holidays Campaign has successfully launched a new non-profit group and website to better help...

NYC Hindu Coalition – A new Non-Profit for NYC Hindus

http://www.nychinducoalition.com/ NYC Hindu Coalition, Non-Profit  Formerly “NYC Hindu Holidays Campaign” Hindu.Info.Services@gmail.com   A collection of NYC Hindu Non-Profits working...

NYC Hindus brace for conflict with Mayor’s office

www.NYCHinduCoalition.com NYC Hindus Erupt With Suspicion At Mayor’s Office It was only last Thursday that the NYC Hindu Coalition...

The UN Security Council has failed on all fronts – Mohan Das Menon

The fifth P5 constituent, China, by repeatedly blind-sighting opinions of 14 UNSC members—who desired to declare Masood Azhar a...

Grand Stage Rises for Late Thai King’s Cremation

BANGKOK, THAILAND, August 17, 2017 (The Independent): Mythical creatures, angels and Gods are coming to life near Thailand’s Grand...

Remembering Gopal Mukherjee, The Braveheart Who Saved Calcutta In 1946

During the massacre of Hindu men and women in Calcutta in 1946, one man mobilised the Hindu resistance and...

World Hindu Day – Join The NYC March Aug 20th

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How Rohingya Muslims get SIM cards without address, identity proof?

Rohingya Muslims enjoying games on mobile phones inside a tea stall in one of the Rohingya markets in Jammu...

70 Years Later, My Grandmother Remembers Partition, and the Muslims Who Saved Her Father’s Life

A story of horror and displacement, but one with a happy ending – my grandmother recalls the India-Pakistan partition....

Harvard teaching Ramayana & Mahabharata

Punjab News Express NEVADA(USA) : Hindu epics Mahabharata and Ramayana will be taught in the upcoming Fall semester at Harvard...

Stealing Hindu Gods: A Madras High Court Judgment Shows The Way Out

SNAPSHOT The smuggling of Hindu idols cannot just be seen as a crime in law. It is about destroying...

This ‘journalist’ wants Brahmins to be targeted by Kashmiri terrorists and not be saved by state

If a person says he wants Muslim cattle traders to be left at the mercy of violent cow vigilantes...

FACT CHECK: Was a Hindu man tortured by Muslim mob for stopping them from abusing PM Modi?

A video of a man being tortured by Muslim men in Azamgarh is going viral. What is the real...

Forces lay siege to native village of Zakir Musa in Tral, clashes erupt

Reports said that people took to streets and staged protests as forces launched the operation in the native village...

The solution to racial politics in Guyana and Trinidad: Dr. ​Kumar ​Mahabir

The solution to racial politics in Guyana and Trinidad by Dr Kumar Mahabir The following is an excerpt of...


A New Hampshire museum celebrating Hindu deity Lord Krishna’s birthday

Horatio Colony Museum in Keene (New Hampshire, USA) is celebrating Janmashtami, marking Hindu deity Lord Krishna’s birthday, on August...

NYC Hindu Law Council Press Release

NYC HINDU LAW COUNCIL Press Release 8.16.2017 A new group has formed to facilitate communications between the NYC Hindu...

Upset Hindus urge Australia fightwear firm to withdraw battling Hindu gods rashguards

Upset Hindus are urging Gosford (New South Wales, Australia) based fightwear firm “Raven Fightwear” for immediate withdrawal of “Battle...

Penang Hindu Endownments Board: Talk on “Raja Raja Chola’s Tamil Inscription & Culture”

Press Statement 16/8/2017 Talk on “Raja Raja Chola’s Tamil Inscription & Culture” This is to notify your esteemed publication...

Indianising the religious discourse : Maria Wirth

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

Janmashtami Special: 6 Lesser Known Facts About Lord Krishna

Krishna is a god who has got the most humane characteristics of all the Hindu gods and goddesses. He...

Hindu Mahasabha Hindu Memorial Day 2017 – Houston Aug 19, 2017

HINDU MEMORIAL DAY 2017 – HOUSTON   Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Saturday,...

Detect and deport illegal immigrants, states told

HIGHLIGHTS Home ministry has asked states to set up a task force at the district level to identify and...

Rebuttal to Article “The Holy Cows That Weren’t”

TEXAS, U.S., August 10, 2017 (Save Temples, by Prakasarao Velagapudi): [HPI adds: The following rebuttal was written to The...

$2.1 Million — The British Price of Equality and Moral Values

UNITED KINGDOM, August 10, 2017 (National Council of Hindu Temples UK by Pt Satish K. Sharma): The Bank of...

How To Read Indian PM Narendra Modi’s Mind

  The article analyses the mind of Indian PM Narendra Modi which encompass qualities of Karma Yoga,  Bhakti Yoga,...

Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2017: When it is celebrated, importance and significance in India

This year, Krishna Janmashtami is being celebrated on 14th August, 2017. Krishna Janmashtami 2017 date significane and importance Krishna...

Upset Hindus seek resignation & apology of Kellogg’s CEO for feeding them beef

Upset Hindus are seeking resignation and apology of multinational food company Kellogg’s CEO John A. Bryant for non-disclosure of...

Join the March For WORLD HINDU DAY – Aug 13th & 20th

Please Forward To All USA Northeast Hindu Activists   Join The March For World Hindu Day (formerly Hindu Unity...

Sri Krishna vs. Jesus Christ in Warsaw Court – Media Report

  A Catholic nun in Warsaw, Poland, wanted ISKCON banned because its followers were glorifying a character called Krishna “who...

Hindus urge Connecticut town to not prohibit yoga at farm

Hindus are urging Manchester Town in Connecticut not to shut down yoga at a local farm. According to reports,...

RSS Man’s Killing Would’ve Shamed Terrorists, Says Arun Jaitley In Kerala

“Every time the LDF is in power, incidents of violence increase,” Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, adding, “The kind...

Thirukkural in Sanskrit

INDIA, June 6, 2017 (Lokvani, by K. Arvind): Thirukkural is a renowned literary work in Tamil composed by the...

Zed urged Welsh Government to show fairness to minority religions

The Welsh Government, whose tagline is “working for a fairer and more prosperous Wales”, has been urged to be...

Italian Swami Impresses with Recitation of Sanskrit Shlokas

KUNDAIM, INDIA, August 8, 2017 (Times of India): Shree Kshetra Tapobhoomi, Kundaim, the headquarters of the Padmanabh Shishya Sampradaya,...

University of N. Dakota Meditation Center razed–Meditation community sad

University of North Dakota (UND) meditation community was very sad when they saw Lotus Meditation Center (LMC), where they...

Hindus appalled at Bank of England’s blunt decision to continue with beef-laced banknotes

Hindus worldwide are upset over Bank of England’s blunt decision to continue making £5 and £10 polymer banknotes and...

Upset Hindus urge Melbourne fashion firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha bootys & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Melbourne (Australia) based fashion label “Soulan Zee” for immediate withdrawal of bootys carrying images of...

Why Kashmiris want a fair probe into the killings of Pandits, prosecution of guilty

A J&K Police survey found 209 Kashmiri Pandits were killed by militants since 1989, leading to the registration of...

Meditation truck offers moment of zen in heart of New York City

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Certified meditation teacher Kristin Westbrook offered guided meditation sessions inside of her converted RV truck...

Participants Sought for Hindu Youth Survey

KAUAI, HAWAII, July 24, 2017 (HPI): Hinduism Today is preparing a story on the religious views of today’s youth...

Trudeau, in Kurta-Pyjama, Does Aarti at Hindu Temple and Hails India-Canada Ties

TORONTO, CANADA, July 23, 2017 (Hindustan Times): Clad in emerald green kurta and white pyjamas, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

Hindu Community Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Temple with Trudeau

TORONTO, CANADA, July 24, 2017 (CBC News): Thousands from the Hindu community in Toronto and beyond turned out Saturday...

Hindu Community Center approved in Pennsylvania

Hilltown Township Board of Supervisors in Pennsylvania has reportedly unanimously approved land development plan for Swaminarayan Community Center. According...

Ireland Hindus to ritually immerse Lord Ganesha statue in Derrymore waters

Hindus of Ireland are reportedly planning to immerse Hindu deity Lord Ganesha’s painted clay statue in Derrymore waters on...

“American Friends of Balochistan” needs your support !

‘American Friends of Balochistan’ < http://americanfriendsofbalochistan.org/ >, newly launched organization to protect human rights in Balochistan, and endeavor to support freedom...

Shaheed Nanak Singh Memorial Lecture delivered by the Honourable Vice President of India

Press Release “India’s diversity is like the colours of a rainbow. Its charm and beauty would be diminished, if...

Hindus welcome Canadian Catholic monastery hosting yoga programs

Hindus have welcomed Le Monastère des Augustines in Quebec City (Canada), whose “practices are rooted in the Augustinian Sisters’...

Narendra Modi Addresses 99th Birthday Celebrations of Dada Vaswani Via Video Conference

INDIA, August 2, 2017 (Press Release): The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed via video conference the 99th...

Hindus welcome BBC plan to produce films on Hinduism

Shown on BBC One, a new documentary strand of five films a year will reportedly explore faith and ethical...

University of Cincinnati offering “Yoga in Its Hindu Matrix” course

University of Cincinnati (UC), public research university, is offering “Yoga in its Hindu Matrix”, a three-credit course in Religious...

Zed urges Europe to eliminate prejudices against its Roma populace

Religious statesman Rajan Zed is urging for immediate end to apartheid conditions of European Roma in view of findings...

Hindus seek equality in UK marriage law

Hindus are seeking equality for minority religions/denominations in United Kingdom (UK) marriage law. GOV.UK website, under “Religious ceremonies” in...

‘Partition is not over’: Pakistani Hindus

A family of Pakistani Hindus living in an unauthorised settlement in Jodhpur. JODHPUR: For decades, Jogdas dreamed of moving...

Land of temples in Kalahandi on Path of Recovery

BHAWANIPATNA, INDIA, July 28, 2017 (New Indian Express): For the land grabbers, the immovable properties of Deities are easy...

GST Council Exempts Prasadam, Human Hair From Tax at Tirupati Temple

NEW DELHI, INDIA, June 20, 2017 (Financial Express): Accepting the request of the state government, the Goods and Services...

Upset Hindus urge Anheuser-Busch InBev to change name of its “Brahma” beer

Upset Hindus have urged Leuven (Belgium) headquartered leading global brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev to change the name of its popular...

Maha Rudrabhishek Puja for Hindus Worldwide – Connect Online to Perform Puja

Title – Maha Rudrabhishek Puja for Hindus Worldwide – Connect Online to Perform Puja My Future Mirror is an...

Maha Rudrabhishek Puja in Varanasi on the 31st of July, 2017

Details of the Event My Future Mirror is an initiative to make Vedic Astrology and Vedic Karma Kanda (Hindu Rituals, Puja, Ceremonies and...

Buddha was a Hindu : Maria Wirth

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

Gosvāmī Tulsīdās Jayanti Celebration

Gosvāmī Tulsīdās Jayanti 30 July 2017, Sunday 5:30-7:00 p.m.   Shri Govindaji Gaudiya Math 16628 Kieth Harrow Blvd, Houston, TX 77084...

Swami Nirmalanandanatha, Head of Sri Adichunchanagiri Math, Discusses with Rajiv Malhotra

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San Francisco’s Hindu chariot procession enters 51st year

The 51st Annual San Francisco Rathayatra Parade will be held on July 30. The “Festival of the Chariots” (Rathayatra...

Hindus call Taiwan’s proposed curbs on incense a “religious infringement”

Hindus are highly critical of Taiwan’s reportedly proposed restrictions on burning incense. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a...

Etsy removes Lord Ganesha toilet seat within 2 hours of Hindu protest

Brooklyn (New York) headquartered e-commerce company Etsy, Inc. withdrew toilet seat carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha from...

Hindus in Pakistan: Why they choose burial over cremation

Karachi is a big city. On most days, it is chaotic, loud, swirling and brash. But inside the gates...

The truth about forced conversions in Thar

NAZIHA SYED ALIUpdated Jul 17, 2017 01:10pm Illustrations by Reem Khurshid. UMERKOT: “When a girl is brought before a qazi for...


Happy Sawan Shivratri 2017: The Significance of The Vrat and Foods You Can Have While Fasting

The Shivaratri that falls during the Shravana month is known as Sawan Shivaratri The Shivaratri that falls during the...

India Policy Foundation: Appeal to support for Democratic Voices

​Please return this email stating that I support this move.   With Regards India Policy Foundation D-51, First Floor,...

Hindu temple planned for London Borough of Croydon

A Hindu temple and cultural center has been proposed for Croydon area of Greater London. When ready, it plans...

Wake up to Wisdom: Mystic Quote (Jul 21, 2017)

Today is Shivratri Jul 21 The purpose of existence is to exist. It is too fantastic to have a...

Upgrade for Iconic Nadi Hindu Temple

FIJI, July 12, 2017 (Fiji Sun): The Then India Sanmarga Ikya Sangam has approved capital projects of US$247,000 for...

Fatimah’s Letter To The Editor: Unmasking a token Indian and the quackery at the University of Guyana

19th July , 2017   LETTER TO THE EDITOR   Unmasking a token Indian and the quackery at the University...

Hindus welcome Lululemon for launching meditation space in its stores

Hindus have welcomed the popular athletic apparel company Lululemon Athletica Inc. for launching meditation space in its stores. Lululemon...

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed invited to address Bahá’u’lláh’s 200th anniversary event

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has been invited to speak at the 200th anniversary...

Amazon removes Lord Hanuman leggings within 8 hours of Hindu protest

Online retailer Amazon.com withdrew leggings carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Hanuman from its website within about eight hours...

Apex body of saints agrees to induct people from Scheduled caste to ordain as Naga sadhus

Till now, only those belonging to upper castes including Brahmins, Kshatriya and Vaishyas, were ordained as Naga Sadhus. The...

Hindus to take out traditional pots procession through Dundee town in South Africa

Hindus are reportedly taking out a traditional procession, with devotees carrying religiously decorated and blessed brass pots on heads,...

Anarchists stoking campus unrest – K. G. Suresh

Pseudo intellectuals who have made a fortune through the liberal largesse of successive governments in the past, are finding...


Outraged By The Dastardly Terror Attack On Amarnath Yatra – VHPA Memo To Indian Embassy, D.C.

Friday the 14th July of 2017, VHP America, Executive and Volunteer Team, along with Leadership from Hindu American community...

Fiji Hindu temple to undergo $0.5 million beautification

Legendary Sri Siva Subramanya Swami Temple in Nadi (Fiji) is reportedly planned to undergo a $0.5 million upgrade and...

California Can’t Duck Hindu Students’ Claim of Educational Bias

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, July 14, 2017 (Courthouse News): A federal judge on Thursday refused to dismiss a lawsuit claiming...

Nearly 6000 Acres of Temple Land Retrieved in Last 6 Years

CHENNAI, INDIA, July 15, 2017 (Times of India): Thousands of acres of land belonging to temples across Tamil Nadu...

Kudos! USA, AFRICA and INDIA are set to benefit by THE MOUNT MERU, the center of the Earth

A book on THE MOUNT MERU, the center of the Earth is capable of gracing USA, Africa and India...

Colombia Recognizes Roma People as Ethnic Minority Group

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA, July 11, 2017 (CGTN America): According to some estimates, 11 million people worldwide consider themselves of the...

L M Sabherwal, President of VHP, former Sangh Pracharak passed away

Shri LM Sabherwal ji, President of Vishwa Hindu Parishad and former Sangh Pracharak passed away this morning at 10.30...

Federal Court Rules Lawsuit Challenging California Curriculum’s Unconstitutional Denigration of Hinduism Will Move Forward

FREMONT, CALIFORNIA, July 14, 2017 (press release): Yesterday afternoon, United States District Court Judge Charles Breyer of San Francisco...

Hindu Pilgrims Killed in Militant Attack in Kashmir

KASHMIR, INDIA, July 11, 2017 (BBC): Seven Hindu pilgrims, six of them women, have been killed in a militant...

Hinduism: Understanding Image and Temple Worship

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnJrpQ0HdsE&feature=youtu.be July 7, 2017 (YouTube): Image and temple worship form the central practice for many Hindus. However, the unfamiliar...

Children can attack Ravana to save Sita at Taiwan’s National Palace Museum

At Taiwan’s National Palace Museum Southern Branch in Taibao, children can join the Ramayana battle and attack Ravana to...

Time For Strongest Action Against Jihadists Terrorism in Kashmir: VHP

Press (2 pages) TIME FOR STRONGEST ACTION AGAINST JIHADIST TERRORISM IN KASHMIR VHP Demands Immediate Action New Delhi, July...


Meditation community upset at razing of Univ. of N. Dakota Meditation Ctr. which begins Monday

While many universities and colleges across USA are patronizing meditation and opening new meditation centers, University of North Dakota...

Hindu Mahasabha of America Condemns the Massacre of Amarnath Pilgrims

Hindu Mahasabha of America Condemns the Massacre of Amarnath Pilgrims, Calls for Community Action In View of Government Failure...

What good things are there in Hinduism that Islam and Christianity lack

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

UNESCO blamed of hypocrisy for heritage status to island where women are forbidden

Hindus have blamed United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) of hypocrisy over granting Okinoshima Island of Japan...

The Blame -Indians Excuse For The Black Crisis In Trinidad & Tobago: Kamal Persad

  THE BLAME-INDIANS EXCUSE FOR THE BLACK CRISIS IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO By Kamal Persad   Blacks in Trinidad...

Sangha nayak DR. VEN. Dhamma Viriyo was a great visionary: VHP

Press Release: Sangha nayak DR. VEN.  Dhamma Viriyo was a great visionary: VHP New Delhi July10, 2017. Vishwa Hindu Parishad has...

Chinese Allow Kailash Pilgrimage as Usual Via Uttarakhand Route

PITHORAGARH, INDIA, June 29, 2017 (Times of India): China’s declaration on Tuesday that no Indian pilgrim will be allowed...

Propagandizing the Aryan Invasion Debate: A Rebuttal to Tony Joseph

INDIA, June 22, 2017 (India Facts by A.L. Chavda): On June 16, 2017, an article appeared in The Hindu...

Guru Purnima 2017: History, Importance And Significance Of This Full Moon Night

In some parts of India, it is also called Ved Vyas puja (after saint Vyas). Ascetics in some parts...


Hindus Converge to Pray to Maha Kali

FIJI, July 2, 2017 (Fiji Sun): A three-day Hindu ritual and prayer in Vunika Labasa has brought together around...

First Batch of Pilgrims Leaves for Amarnath

JAMMU, INDIA, June 28, 2017 (The Hindu): The first batch of Amarnath pilgrims left here for the cave shrine...

The Problems of Genetics and the Aryan issue

CHENNAI, INDIA, June 29, 2017 (The Hindu, by Michel Danino): Tony Joseph’s article (“How genetics is settling the Aryan...

149 Temples Under GST Purview in Telangana State

HYDERABAD, INDIA, July 3, 2017 (Deccan Chronicle): Devotees visiting major temples have to pay more from July. Major temples,...

171 Temples Under GST in Andhra Pradesh State

HYDERABAD, INDIA, July2, 2017 (Deccan Herald): It seems even gods cannot exempt themselves from GST (the newly instituted Goods...

India Seeks Recognition of Ayurveda in Singapore As Traditional Medicine

NEW DELHI, INDIA, July 6, 2017: India is looking about for the acknowledgement of Ayurveda in Singapore as a...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all Wales schools

Hindus are urging all state and independent/private schools in Wales (United Kingdom) to close on Diwali, most popular of...

Texas apparel firm apologizes & removes Lord Ganesha leggings after Hindus object

Pharr (Texas) based athletic clothing company “Miami Fitwear” apologized and removed leggings carrying images of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha...

Mamata soft on terror forces but hard on subservient Gorkhas

Salil Gewali, Shillong One scholar from Punjab recently wrote on his Facebook wall — “While our brave Gorkha soldiers are shooting...

Adequate coverage of Hinduism sought in new religion program at Eastern Michigan University

Welcoming the launch of new Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies degree at comprehensive public Eastern Michigan University (EMU),...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all Tennessee schools

Hindus are urging all public school districts and private-charter-independent schools in Tennessee to close on Diwali, most popular of...


25 Future Hindu Priests Train in Saint-Benoit

SAINT-BENOIT, REUNION, FRANCE, June 11, 2017 (Clicanoo, translated from French): It is a first on the island: the Siva...

Presenting Summer Mela 2017, a Festival of Art and Indian Culture in Rome

ROME, ITALY, June 8, 2017 (Askanews, translated from Italian): The fifth edition of Summer Mela Roma FINDS-India will come...

Fall of the draconian roar of NDTV ?: Salil Gewali

Fall of the draconian roar of NDTV? – SALIL GEWALI, Shillong In the democracy, everyone is answerable to the Government. For any...

How the NCERT covers up Islam’s role in temple destruction – Koenraad Elst

No matter how many cases of Hindu idol abduction manage to find, it will never amount to...

The Buddhist world must stand with Myanmar on Rohingya Issue

If the people of the West can demonstrate and protest against immigrants, the people of Myanmar have every right...

How Whites collude with Blacks to exclude Indians: The films on CLR James

How Whites collude with Blacks to exclude Indians: The films on CLR James By Dr. Kumar Mahabir   The...

Coalition of Hindu Youth (CHY) announce the Swami Dayananda Saraswati Sanatan Dharma Scholarship

Scholarships for 2017 1. Bhagvad Gita Scholarship for Middle School and High School students The Bhagvad Gita Sanatan Dharma Scholarship aims...

Logic behind the perversion of caste – Ram Swarup

The self-styled social justice intellectuals and parties do not want an India without castes, they want castes without Dharma....

Enact a law for cow-protection and Ram Temple immediately: VHP

Enact a law for cow-protection and Ram Temple immediately: VHP The Central Governing Council of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP)...

Secular Sanatana Culture Is the Hope for All: Navajyoti Sri Karunakara Guru

Secular Sanatana Culture Is the Hope for All (The Word (Guruvani) of Navajyoti Sri Karunakara Guru) “Islam and Christianity...


International Yoga Day: Pakistan Celebrates the Day, but on Muted Scale

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN, June 21, 2017 (India TV News): The third International Yoga Day was celebrated in Pakistan but on...

How a Yoga Guru Is Mastering the Consumer Goods Market in India

WHARTON, PENNSYLVANIA, June 15, 2017 (Knowlege @ Wharton): Can an Indian yoga master and spiritual guru pose a threat...

Swami Atmasthananda, Who Encouraged PM Modi to Join Politics, Passes Away

KOLKATA INDIA, June 18, 2017 (Times of India): Swami Atmasthananda Maharaj, 99, president of the Belur-headquartered Ramkrishna Math and...

Interfaith Marriage: Share %26 Respect with Equality

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, June 23, 2017 (Press Release): To guide youths in interfaith love, the author Dr. Dilip Amin...

Tamil Nadu: $310,000 Siva Lingam Looted from Temple

 An emerald Lingam stolen from Swayambulingeswara temple in Illaloor on Friday night. (Photo: DC)  Chennai: A Sivalingam made of...

As Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Pilgrims Face Hurdles, India Contacts China

GUWAHATI, INDIA, June 23, 2017 (NDTV): With China refusing to open the gates to the first batch of about...

Damming the Indus – Claude Arpi

The Indus Waters Treaty, signed in 1960 between India and Pakistan, … seems completely outdated today. – Claude Arpi On...

VHP and Bajrang Dal stage protest against Ramanath Rai statement

Mangaluru: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal staged a protest in Mangaluru on Monday against district in-charge minister...

Preserve haatkatro khamb, Hindu groups urge govt.

The organisations have said the Inquisition Pillar is a symbol of the identity of Goan Hindus.special arrangement  Warn of...

3-day BJP-RSS meet to streamline coordination in UP to begin today

3-day BJP-RSS meet to streamline coordination in UP to begin today In the third meeting since the ruling Bhartiya...

ABVP office-bearers interact with RSS functionary Hosabale

The office-bearers of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the students’ wing of the BJP, interacted with senior RSS...

Pak Hindus appeal SC to take suo moto

Pakistani Hindus have appealed to the Supreme Court for taking suo moto against the ‘horrific rise’ in cases of...

Sony urged to portray Hindu gods with respect in video-game “Uncharted: The Lost Legacy”

Concerned about trivialization; Hindus are urging Sony Corporation and its subsidiaries to depict Hindu deities, temples, traditions and concepts...

San Diego Museum showcasing Hindu gods for 19 months

The San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA) in California is showcasing images of various Hindu deities in an exhibition...

You Have Been Chanting It Wrong: It’s AUM, Not OM

INDIA, May 8, 2017 (Times of India): Do you love the art of chanting sounds? Are you one of...

Hindu Yuva Vahini eyes Gujarat: Yogi’s outfit targets six lakh members, its objective ‘Hindus first’

“Today, for political gains, different castes and communities are being divided and several agitations have been reported from Gujarat...

Hindu outrage at Gold Coast yoga pants with deity Lord Ganesha are best sellers, says founder

A GOLD Coast activewear label founder enraging Hindu devotees with leggings depicting a religious deity is unapologetic and says...

Temple Priests Continue Protest

Seeking their due: Archakas of various temples in North Andhra staging a protest in Visakhapatnam on Wednesday.   |...

Hindus seek overhaul of Saskatchewan education system, treating all beliefs equally

Hindus are stressing reexamining and rebuilding the education system in Saskatchewan (Canada) so all the belief systems and non-believers...

Hindus find Ireland’s “Religious Education” certification program flawed

Hindus have alleged that Ireland’s Junior Certificate in “Religious Education” program is flawed as minority religions are not getting...

Hindus commend opening of “Prayer & Meditation Room” at Texas A&M University

Hindus have welcomed public research institution Texas A&M University (TAMU) in College Station (Texas) for opening a designated Prayer...

In Goa, Hundreds Are Gathering To Build A Roadmap For A ‘Hindu Rashtra’

“We have never genuinely practiced secularism in this country, only minority-ism.” YUJI SAKAI “Why is the “Hatkatro Khamba” allowed...

Massachusetts to Celebrate International Day of Yoga at Four Locations: Boston, Acton, Burlington and Chelmsford

SPIRITUALITY Massachusetts to Celebrate International Day of Yoga at Four Locations: Boston, Acton, Burlington and Chelmsford BOSTON—Massachusetts is celebrating...

Bajrang Dal Training Camps In Hanumangarh: A Journey Into The Hindutva Heartland

The Bajrang Dal, Vishwa Hindu Parishad and other Hindutva groups have been conducting training camps that put schoolchildren through...

Hindutva group seeks ban on Kamasutra books at Khajuraho temple

Members of Bajrang Sena, a saffron group, has reportedly demanded a ban on selling Kamasutra books inside the Khajuraho...

Do ghar wapsi to Hinduism:VHP to Muslims, Christians

PANAJI: Senior functionaries of multiple Hindutva organisations, speaking at the ongoing sixth Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Adhivesha being held in...

‘If BJP Comes to Power, We Would Ensure Citizenship of Bangladeshi Hindus in Tripura’

Senior BJP leader and Irrigation, Handloom and Textile minister of Assam Ranjit Datta on Wednesday asserted if BJP comes...

Sabarimala temple opens

10-day festival to be held from June 28 to July 7 The Lord Ayyappa Temple was opened on Wednesday...

Hindus shocked at Sydney Anglican Church lumping yoga with worshipping false gods

(MENAFN Editorial) Hindus worldwide are upset over a Sydney Anglican Church in #Australia reportedly associating yoga with worshipping false...

Establishing ‘Hindu nation’ on agenda at HJS’s 6th national conclave

The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, the sister organisation of the Sanatan Sanstha, is holding its sixth all-India Hindu conclave, which...

Assam minister assures citizenship of Bangladeshi Hindus in Tripura if comes in power

Senior BJP leader and Irrigation, Handloom and Textile minister of Assam Ranjit Datta today asserted if BJP comes in...

‘Cyber terrorism’ case against man for FB clip on cow slaughter

VHP office-bearer lodges police complaint saying the post is ‘offensive to Hindu sentiments’ A case of ‘cyber terrorism’ has...

Mohan Bhagwat is ideal candidate for president: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on 14 June said that Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat is the ideal candidate...

RESPECTFULLY DISPERSING ASHES OF THE DECEASED: A LONG FELT CULTURAL NEED OF NZ HINDUS

The long felt cultural need of Hindus living in New Zealand of respectfully dispersing ashes of their loved ones...

‘Hindu Adhiveshan’ to be held at Goa from June 14 to 17

The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti would organise its sixth Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Adhiveshan at Goa from June 14 to 17,...

Hindu Temple in New Jersey Consecrating Unique Krishna Idol with 19-day Rituals

The Hindu Temple at Edison, Shri Krishna Vrundavana is organizing Pratishtapana and Brahma Kalash Othsava that is scheduled to...

Hindutva outfits protest against ‘wrongly performed puja’ of Goddess

Different Hindutvadi organisations and Shiv Sena (SS) workers staged demonstration in the front of Juna Rajwada police station today...

Upset Hindus urge Australia yogawear co. to withdraw Ganesha leggings

Devout Hindus are protesting against Flow Yoga Wear atFacebook : http://www.facebook.com/flowyogawear Email : hello@flowyogawear.com Upset Hindus are urging Gold...

‘EMPOWER AND INTEGRATE’ Hindus welcome Leo Varadkar as Taoiseach and call for fair treatment of minorities

Leo, the current Social Protection Minister is of Hindu descent on his father’s side. HINDUS welcome the election victory...

Khadi Commission to Supply 15,000 Yoga Kits for International Yoga Day

NEW DELHI, INDIA, June 1, 2017 (outlookindia.com): Aiming to celebrate the spirit of swadeshi (Indian-made goods) on International Yoga...

“Ekal Sur Ekal Taal”

“Ekal Sur Ekal Taal” – A Splendor of India’s Rural-Tribal Artistry Roopal Shah <roopal@indicorps.org>   Nine artists from tribal...

Hindu Americans support Hirsh Singh as Republican NJ Governor

How can Hindu Americans support him? 1) First visit his website http://SinghForNewJersey.com and get to know his agenda.  Below is his...

Indians should not hesitate to identify themselves proudly as Hindus: Yogi Adityanath

The Uttar Pradesh CM was addressing an event on ‘Hindvi Swaraj Diwas’, organised at Lucknow University on the anniversary...

Hindu families attacked in Faridpur over land dispute, 10 injured

At least 10 people including women were injured when terrorists on Tuesday attacked Hindu families. The incident occurred in...

Centre sets deadline for completion of Ramayana museum in Ayodhya

The deadline has been set to ensure that by the time next Lok Sabha polls are announced, the BJP...

The Hinduism Sanatan Dharma of India History

About Hinduism (Sanatan Dharma) The term and concept of Hinduism was coined only in recent times. Otherwise, there was...

Hindu girl kidnapped by influential Syed villagers in Pakistan’s Thar

Yet another Hindu girl has been kidnapped in Pakistan, with the almost certain objective of forcibly converting her to...

RSS leader urges Muslims to quit gosht during Ramadan

In what may spark a fresh controversy, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Indresh Kumar has said that Muslims who...

Spain Hindus organizing to create a united voice

Hindus in Spain are reportedly coming together to form a united platform to work on issues of common interest...

VHP exposes Republic Tv. for its fake sting on Bajrang Dal

Dear Annie Joseph ji, Secretary General, News Broadcasting Standards Authority C/o News Broadcasters Association C-56/5, 2nd Floor, Sector 62,...

Ritz-Carlton in Indonesia has a Hindu temple

Mandapa, a luxury Ritz-Carlton Reserve hotel in Indonesia where one night’s tariff can be around $5040, has a century...

New Jersey Hindu temple consecrating unique Krishna statue with 19-day rituals

Shri Krishna Vrundavana Hindu temple in Edison (New Jersey) is organizing “Shri Krishna Pratishtapana and Brahma KalashOthsava” from May...

TATTVA DARSANA Yogi Ramsuratkumar Centenary Volume

“TATTVA DARSANA” Quarterly “Sri Bharati Mandir”, Srinivasanagar, Kithaganur Road, Krishnarajapuram, Bangalore 560 036 Phone: 0991-80-25610935; Cell: 09448275935,   E-mail:...

Amit Shah meets Hindu sanyasis at government guest house

The meeting discussed prevalent issues being faced by the Hindu community in general. BJP national president Amit Shah holds...

Lauding Malaysia for Hindu temple postal stamp, Hindus urge other countries to follow

Hindus have commended Pos Malaysia Berhad for featuring Kuil Sri Kandaswamy Hindu temple of Brickfields area of Kuala Lumpur...

Hindus seek “decent” new home for Meditation Center at University of North Dakota

Hindus are urging University of North Dakota (UND), a public research university at Grand Forks, to provide its Lotus...

Hindu Mahasabha president calls for nationwide law to protect cows

In an exclusive chat with India Today, Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today said people have...

Ujjain: Protest mounts against cow slaughter in Kerala, Hindu organisations call for immediate action

Ujjain: Protesting against the slaughter of cows in public in Kerala, various Hindu organizations have demanded demand severe punishment...


Shri Devakinandan Thakur said, “Sanatan dharma is the dharma only. Others are Majhab.” What does this mean?

Dharm has a different meaning compared to Majhab. The best english word translation for Majhab is Religion. To be...

Hindus ask all Iowa cities to offer free yoga like Des Moines

Hindus are urging all the cities and counties in Iowa to offer free yoga classes, on the same pattern...

“Hindu Council UK Statement on the Terrorist attack in London”

The Hindu Council UK is saddened, appalled and angered by the wicked, brutal and evil terrorist attacks on London...

Zimbabwe Hindus to observe celebration involving women fasting & praying for husband

The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) in Zimbabwe is organizing “Vad Savitri Poonam” on June eight, which its announcement describes...

Welcoming Varadkar as next Irish PM, Hindus hope fair treatment of minorities under his rule

Hindus have welcomed Hindu descent Dr. Leo Varadkar, 38, on being in line for being the youngest and 13th...

In conversation with head of HOLY YOGA, a major Christian Yoga movement

  Please subscribe to my Youtube channel: Click   CLICK FOR VIDEO: In conversation with ‘Holy Yoga’ leader I...

Dress Code Comes into Effect at Bhadradri Temple

INDIA, June 2, 2017 (The Hindu): The dress code for devotees visiting the historic Sri Sitaramachandra Swamy temple in...

California Hindu Temple Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Religious Fervor

SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA, June 2, 2017 (India West): The Hindu Temple and Community Center here celebrated its Silver Jubilee, with...

Hindu Munnani seeks transfer of Sasikumar murder case to CBI

Hindu Munnani today sought transfer of the case relating to murder of its spokesperson C Sasikumar in September 2016...

Tamil Hindus In Malaysia Protest As Islamist Preacher Zakir Naik Seeks Citizenship Of The Country

Controversial Islamist preacher and television evangelist Zakir Naik, who is wanted in India in cases related to terrorism and...

Indian Christians arrested for allegedly seeking conversion of Hindu youth

Indian authorities have charged 10 Christians, a minority long targeted by Hindu nationalists for their faith, with violating conversion...

MahaRudra Yagnam to be held in Aurora from June 9-11

CHICAGO The Kanchi Kamakoti Seva Foundation (KKSF) Midwest Chapter, a not-for-profit organization, is planning to conduct Shri MahaRudra Yagnam...

UW celebrates Holi 2017

Students at the UW Holi Festival, put on by ISA UW, SASA UW and the ASUW Asian Student commission,...

Mangaluru: VHP welcomes Central government’s cattle slaughter restrictions

Pics: Spoorthi Ullal Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (ANK) Mangaluru, May 30: Vishwa Hindu Parishad Gorakshak Pramukh Dinesh Pai...

Yogi Adityanath first CM since 2002 to visit Ram Lalla temple

LUCKNOW: Known for his aggressive pro-Hindutva stand for many years, Yogi Adityanath could be the second chief minister to...

State VHP Patron Ramakant Dubey passes away

STATE TIMES NEWS JAMMU: Patron of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Jammu and Kashmir Dr. Ramakant Dubey passed away on...

No force on earth can stop Ram temple construction in Ayodhya: Sakshi Maharaj

Lucknow: BJP leader Sakshi Maharaj on Tuesday asserted that no force on earth can stop the construction of the biggest...

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh at Nagpur

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, abbreviated as RSS “National Volunteer Organisation” or “National Patriotic Organisation”, is an Indian right-wing, Hindu nationalist,...

Hindu soldier died in defence of Pakistan

Lal Chand Rabari. PHOTO: EXPRESS KARACHI: It was in 2009 that a young Hindu boy after passing his matriculation examinations...

Pressure mounting on Hindus to quit their homes in Mehmoodabad

A constant shadow of threat looms large over Hindu residents of an informal settlement in Mehmoodabad since the area’s...

Hindu Munnani seeks action on complaint

A Hindu Munnani functionary, who received a threat letter recently, has approached the Superintendent of Police in Vellore seeking...

RSS wing holds event at Bapu’s Navajivan

AHMEDABAD: Vishwa Samvad Kendra, the media wing of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), held an event to felicitate local journalists...

Bangladesh Hindus Live in Fear During Ramadan as 500 Year Old Hindu Temple Attacked in Another Hate Crime

Barashivalaya Hindu Temple (Baro Shibaloy Hindu Mandir) – 500 year old Hindu temple in Bangladesh The religious extremists and...

Bajrang Dal camps a hit with youth

Agra: With BJP coming to power in Uttar Pradesh, right wing Hindu outfit Bajrang Dal is now planning to...

Construction of Ram temple important for existence of Hindus: Subramanian Swamy

“The Ram temple issue is very important for our (Hindus) existence and identity and there can be no compromise...


Hinduism’s Greatest Festival (1932)

Full title reads: “Puri, E. Coast of India. Hinduism’s greatest Festival. 12,000 Pilgrims from all parts of the Country...

UPDATE: Demeaning Portrayal of India in Proposed California Textbooks Causes Uproar

A picture from Ancient India section of Discovery Education History Social Science  textbook draft SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA, May 18, 2017...

Hindu Americans Celebrate Bahurangi Hindu Heritage Day

MARLBOROUGH, MA—Over 2,000 Hindu Americans filled the halls and fields of Marlborough Middle School in Marlborough, MA,on May 20th...

Now, we can protect the cow from non-Hindus

So, this is the great Modi vision – one nation, one language, one anthem, one diet, one civil law...

‘Nehru was the most determined fighter against creation of Hindu Rashtra’

Harish Puri, a professor at Punjabi University, said Nehru’s handling of the post-Partition situation prevented the spread of communal...

Sumangalam: India’s new growth model as offered by RSS

The Sangh has thrashed out a new paradigm for penning India’s growth story. It has coined the term ‘Sumangalam’...

New Animal Market Rules Ban Sale of Cattle for Slaughter

NEW DELHI, INDIA, May 26, 2017 (Indian Express): Animal markets — pashu haat or pashu mela as they are...

Bajrang Dal takes out protest rally; ties effigy of Omar on jeep

STATE TIMES NEWS JAMMU: State unit of Bajrang Dal on Friday staged protest against the statement given by the...

Tokyo’s invisible Ganeshas

Their journey from India to Japan has morphed Hindu deities. Some must not be seen… Along the western bank...

No politics in Perak Hindu religious affairs panel

Compiled by HEMANANTHANI SIVANANDAM, NG SI HOOI and R. ARAVINTHAN  The Perak Hindu religious affairs committee, which will be...

Nevada Assembly starts day with Hindu mantras

Details of the picture attached: Rajan Zed delivering the Hindu invocation at Nevada Assembly. Speaker Jason Frierson is at...

Hindu Temple of Central Texas opens meditation hall Saturday

TEMPLE – The Hindu Temple of Central Texas will host the grand opening of its meditation hall (Dhyana Mandapam)...

Ram temple, cow, Kashmir top VHP’s agenda for margadarshak mandal meet

HARIDWAR: Ram temple in Ayodhya, cow protection, Ganga cleanliness and Kashmir will be top on the agenda of three-day...

Ramdev’s Patanjali, AOL, RSS to help Indian missions mark Yoga Day in US

The move is aimed at countering the influence of western ‘Yoga’ At a time when Yoga practitioners in India...

Sri Thendayuthapani Temple: From humble shrine to iconic Hindu temple

The Sri Thendayuthapani Temple in Tank Road began as a shrine under a pipal tree used by the Chettiars...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) –The Need To Fight Terror

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

Operation Dharmic Vote – The General Election, the Dharmic Voter and the Law on Caste

Newsletters, Internet & Social Media World Hindu News 26/05/17 Namaste Re: Operation Dharmic Vote – MEDIA PRESS RELEASE The General Election,...

The Private Hindu College In Guyana: Best Practices In Diaspora Engagement

Abstract – Rising amid a failing education system in the Caribbean is an unassuming, yet extraordinary high school/college in...

Diwali holiday sought in schools of Canada’s Peel Region

Hindus are urging Peel District School Board (PDSB) in Ontario (Canada) to close all its 253 schools on Diwali,...

Sikhs, Hindus Celebrate Birth Anniversary of 3rd Sikh Guru Amar Das

Considered as the fount of spirituality, Uttarakhand has been beckoning the spiritually inclined from time immemorial and the Sikh...

Purpose of education to make students contribute to society: Mohan Bhagat

RSS wants to make youth of the country strong to fight contemporary problems, and is committed to upliftment of...

Protest against Denigration of Shree Ganesha at Coffee Chakra in Australia

We at Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) have received several complaints from devout Hindus regarding a painting of revered Shri...

List of countries with the largest Hindu populations apart from India

Hinduism is the world’s third largest religion with over one billion followers. More than 97 percent of the worldwide Hindu...

India Is A ‘Guru’ And We Are Followers: Dalai Lama

Buddha dharma is Indian dharma as most of its teachings and knowledge came from the country, the Dalai Lama...

22 Muslims convert to Hinduism in India’s UP

As many as 22 Muslims in Faizabad city of India’s Uttar Pradesh state have converted to Hinduism. According to...

Hindus criticize permit requirement for yoga in Vancouver parks

Hindus are critical of City of Vancouver’s permit and insurance requirement for yoga classes in City’s parks, “whether you...

Thousands celebrate Vaisakhi in Edmonton

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley stops for photo during a parade and celebration of Vaisakhi Day in Millwoods on Sunday...

‘Change the name’: Hindutva leader issues warning to Mohanlal’s Mahabharata

The leader of a right-wing outfit has threatened to stall the release of Mohanlal’s much-awaited big-budget film, based on...

RSS training camp

NAMSAI, May 22: The 20 days training camp for officers of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh concluded on May 20, where...

VHP seeks arresting of culprits in Mango violence

Jamshedpur: Members of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Jamshedpur Mahanagar unit, have demanded arresting of people responsible for the violent incidents...

The Sugriva Syndrome – Bharavi

One may rightfully ask what the BJP has done so far … in terms of providing long-denied and unexceptionable...

The Hindu Council UK Statement On The Terrorist Attack At Manchester Arena

“STATEMENT BY THE HINDU COUNCIL UK ON THE TERRORIST ATTACK AT MANCHESTER ARENA” – Umesh C Sharma & Satya...

Dharmanomics: For the welfare of all – Krishnarjun

Modern India needs its own plan for prosperity. Borrowed models can’t fit its numbers, geography, social and spiritual temperament....

RSS worker killed in Kannur: Kerala BJP in a soup over unverified slanderous video, tweets

A tweet and a retweet in connection with Choorakkad Biju, a 35-year-old RSS functionary who was brutally murdered on...

Maharashtra to give Rs 1 crore to 1 cow shelter in every district

A cow shelter manager from Vidarbha said it is only the community that pays the expenditure of the cow...

800 resume yatra day after Chamoli landslip

Travellers stranded after a landslip blocked their route near Vishnuprayag on Friday.   Rishikesh-Badrinath highway blocked Of the around...

Togadia urges Centre to focus on cross-border attacks, ryots’ suicides

AURANGABAD, Maharashtra :  Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) International working president and senior leader Dr Pravin Togadia today asked the...

2000 kgs of suspected beef seized, 44 bovines rescued

NAGPUR: Four days after a police team raided Khadan near Hansapuri, around 2000 kgs of suspected beef and 44...

Indian Arrival Day commemorative magazine 2017

Indian Arrival Day commemorative magazine 2017 Theme: Historical novels on indentureship in the Caribbean Indo-Caribbean Cultural Centre (ICC) is...

Pakistan City’s Hindu Locality Is Dark With Fear

HUB city’s Hindu locality in the lanes off Laasi Road is dark with fear. Last week on Tuesday, Vijay,...

Guyana Hindu College (SVN) Fundraising cultural show this Saturday

Please see attached flyer for SVN fund-raising event from 6pm-9pm on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at: 87-59 Dunton Street,...

Reminder – Lecture on Lord Jagannath, Devotional Bhajans and Odissi Dance

       Lecture on Lord Jagannath, Devotional Bhajans and Odissi Dance Please join us on June 3rd, 4 to 6pm at HUA  ...

The real whitewashing – how the crime of burning 59 Hindus alive was covered up

This morning, the following tweet by an assumed journalist of the New York Times, who is the newspaper’s South...

“Hindu Center” sought at New York University

Hindus are urging for a designated “Hindu Center” at New York University (NYU), an influential research university founded in...

For The First Time, RSS Will Hold Its Big Annual Meeting In Jammu And Kashmir

HINDUSTAN TIMES VIA GETTY IMAGES Volunteers of Hindu nationalist Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), or the National Volunteers Force, perform...

Mother’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate the auspiciousness of Shakti

Only when we cherish, nurture and sanctify the Divine feminine energy will any true peace and healing be possible...

Tell Our Government To Keep Zakir Naik Out: Malaysian Hindus To UN

SNAPSHOT Malaysian Hindus are beginning to organise themselves politically and as a start they are trying to save their...

Natya Shastra Lectures at Kalakshetra

CHENNAI, INDIA, May 15, 2017 (YouTube, Press Release by Bharat Gupt): You will be happy to know that I...

The Only Place in the U.S. You Can Get a Master’s in Yoga Studies? Los Angeles

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/92578637-132.html LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, May 13, 2017 (LA Times): Ana Funes is a philosophy professor at Loyola Marymount University...