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Hindus Welcome ‘Kerala Shivaji’ Pratheesh Viswanathan Website Launch

Houston, US Hindu activists and functionaries across the board have welcomed the launch of http://pratheeshviswanath.in – website of Pratheesh...

Holi celebrations cancelled in Dubai due to coronavirus

Prayer time reduced, sanitisers provided as part of measures to protect devotees Dubai: It will be a colourless Holi...

Hindus express concern at Netflix’s Ramayana inspired animation series “Heaven’s Forest”

Hindus are urging Netflix to stay true to the story and the spirit of Hindu scripture Ramayana when borrowing storyline and...

United Arab Emirates Authorities Officially Recognize a Hindu Temple

ABU DHABI, September 25, 2019 (Herald Malaysia): From the United Arab Emirates comes another, important signal of tolerance and...

Foundation stone for first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi laid in colourful ceremony

His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj, the spiritual leader of Bochasanwasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha (BAPS) Swaminarayan Sanstha, was present at...

Holi Around the World

Holi knows no bars, Holi knows no boundaries too. Across the world wherever Indians or people of Indian origin...

Yoga now tolerated in new ‘open’ Saudi Arabia

Yoga studios are springing up in Saudi Arabia amid Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s call for an “open, moderate...

Singapore Firm to Lead Design of First Hindu Temple in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, August 11, 2018 (Khaleej Times): Marking an important milestone on its path to constructing the BAPS Hindu...

WWW.VISHWAHINDUSAMACHAR.COM -Hindi Hindu Portal Launched By VHP Int. Working President Dr. Pravin Togadia

प्रेस विज्ञप्ति   विश्व हिन्दू परिषद् आंतरराष्ट्रीय अध्यक्ष डॉ.  प्रवीण  तोगड़िया ने जोधपुर में विश्व हिन्दू समाचार का उदघाटन...

World Hindu News Appoints Sanjesh Dhanja As Country Head for Pakistan

  WHN |  02-11-2018  8:25 am EST   HOUSTON:  World Hindu News decision making board has appointed Sanjesh Dhanja...


Mumbai Media Alert: January 20, 2018 – WHEF Business Summit@Mumbai “Accelerating Economy of Bharat”

Dear Mumbai based media associates: EXTENSIVE DIGITAL, PRINT, TV MEDIA COVERAGE OF WHEF MUMBAI SUBMIT 2018 Mumbai is the...

Why The Name Taimur Matters? By Gokul Kunnath

Why the name Taimur matters?   By Gokul Kunnath December 20, 2017   Last year, two of Bollywood’s popular...

Welcoming Shiva in new £1bn Louvre Abu Dhabi, Hindus urge more Hindu artifacts

Hindus are urging prestigious about £1bn museum Louvre Abu Dhabi (LAD); unveiled by French President Emmanuel Macron on November...

World Hindu Newsletter – Worldwide Edition | 02 Oct 2017

Please read our complete newsletter at: https://www.worldhindunews.com/?newsman=email&email=wrvFRHlMYi4tDZ7Jo3ozA7rvuPk This Newsletter Focused E-mail Send Info: 2700 Maharashtra  Journalists, 500 Madison Square...


World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

​Islamist Terror Growing in Lethality and Geography, IPT Analysis Finds

by Steven Emerson and Pete Hoekstra IPT News March 28, 2016 The massacres in Brussels and Paris are only...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Holi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Holi”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

How Dubai, Thailand & Caribbean airport duty free shops harass Indians

  An Indian was detained in Bangkok for stealing a box of cigarettes in a duty-free shop in Bangkok...

Hindu Media Forum’s HinduPost.in, a new digital media platform

Hindu Post’s Introduction << Click here for free PDF download HinduPost is a news, commentary and opinion digital media platform that...


World Hindu News – 03 Jan 2016

  WHN gives the news not found anywhere else:Dr. Om P. Aggarwal, You are doing a splendid job:Vijai  ...

Dead bodies of Yezidi Refugee Children washes on shore

Yezidi refugee children wash on shore.Why is there no outrage ? Have we become robots ? Has the world...


Remembering Ma. Ashok Singhal ji: Vishwa Hindu Parishad Of America (VHPA)

Remembering Ma Ashok Singhal Ji   This morning, Nov 17, 2015, brought to us the news of Ma. Sri...

Senior VHP leader Ashok Singhal passes away in Gurgaon

NEW DELHI: Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal passed away on Tuesday, less than a week after he was...

Students celebrate Hindu festival

The Fountain of the Four Seasons, which rests in front of the Memorial Union, was lit with candles as...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dhanteras”

  World Hindu News Wishes All  “Happy Dhanteras”

“​Narain Kataria was a Jnan Yoddha, a Karmayogi and a Stitapragna” – ​​Datta Hosabale, RSS

Condolence message of Shri Datta Hosabale, Sah Karyavah, RSS:Nov, 4, 2015   I’m saddened to read the very shocking...

WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 30, 2015

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Misunderstandings of Karma & the idea of the Afterlife

This Sunday at 11am on Sky 793 topics to be discussed include: -Esoteric meaning of Dharma  -Mature understanding of Law of Karma ...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad Of America’s 42 Year Journey In The Service Of Hindu Community

42 Year Journey In the Service of Hindu Community “Get up, and put your shoulders to the wheel —...

Vedic Way To Victory !! Message by Swami Paramarthananda ji

Vedic Way To Victory !! Message by Swami Paramarthananda ji I wish you a happy, healthy, peaceful, and prosperous Vijayadashami....

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dussehra”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dussehra”

Project Empowering Women Via Sewing Machines Unit’s Skill Training Initiated at Jodhpurs Pakistan Hindu Refugee Camp Site

Jodhpur, Rajasthan (22 Oct. 15): Pakistani Hindu refugee relief program (PHRRP), an umbrella project of multiple US based Hindu...


WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 20, 2015

  Navaratri – The Essence Of Mother Durga   Announcement for Diwali at The Metropolitan Museum of Art Interview...

Navaratri – The Essence Of Mother Durga

Since ancient Vedic times, India has been regarded by its people as a sacred land, the very land of...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Navratri ”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Navratri ” 

WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 10, 2015

       Where Souls Attain the Qualities of Siva   Sanatan Sanstha is doing very good work – Swami...

Saudi Arabia employer chops off Hindu domestic helper hand

Kashturi Munirathinam’s family said they got to know about the incident through “agents who sent her to Saudi Arabia”...

Shraddhanjali to Brahmaleen Pujya Swami Dayanand Saraswati from Ashok Singhal

Brahmaleen Pujya Swami Dayanand Ji Saraswati had been closely connected with Vishva Hindu Parishad right from its inception in...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi ”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi” Source: WHN Media Network

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Krishna Janmashtami” 

Hindu population declined, Muslims increased; Census India 2011 religious data reveals

Census India 2011 religious data published. Muslims have record decadal growth of 24.6 %, Hindus 16.8 %. Alarming 8% increase...

How Saudi funded Rs 1,700 crore for Wahabi influence in India

New Delhi, June 25: Last year violence broke out near a Mosque in Bommanhalli, Bengaluru and what was being...

Hindu Temple upcoming in UAE for the worship of all Indian faiths

  UAE allots land for temple on Modi’s visit. HENB | Abu Dhabi | Aug 16, 2015:: It is a...

UAE decides to allot land for temple in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI: On the occasion of PM Narendra Modi’s visit, a long wait for Indian community in UAE ended...

​H.H.Paramahamsa Nithyananda Worldwide Webinar: Kumbh Mela – The Experience of a Lifetime Aug 8,9 USA IST

    You are Invited to the  worldwide webinar on      KUMBH MELA AUG 8TH @ 6:30pm PST / 9:30 EST  AUG...

An open letter by a cop to those opposing death penalty to Yakub

Dear “Intelligentsia” of India, I am not a TV panelist. I am not a “human rights” activist. I am...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Guru Purnima”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Guru Purnima”

Religious Freedom in Dubai: One Hindu Temple, Half-a-Million Hindus

DUBAI, UAE, July 12, 2015 (BBC): There is little outward sign of any religion other than Islam in Dubai,...

International Yoga Day features yoga for kids and families

Like a blossoming flower, the benefits of yoga are like each unfurling petal. Yoga and all of its elements—including...

UN WORLD REFUGEE DAY – HOMELAND FOR PERSECUTED KASHMIRI HINDUS

UN WORLD REFUGEE DAY HOMELAND FOR PERSECUTED KASHMIRI HINDUS UN WORLD REFUGEE DAYHOMELAND FOR PERSECUTED KASHMIRI HINDUS     SUPPORTERS OF RELIGIOUS...

Hindu World View – Sushim Mukerji

Hindu World View Sushim Mukerji sushim.mukerji@gmail.com   In the 21st century the Hindus have the opportunity of re-inventing themselves. India...

HMEC Call for International Yoga Day Observance June 21

Plan a program on 21st June for the International Yoga Day Observance   United Nations General Assembly on December 11,...

Editorial: Our Condolence & Support For Hindu Holy Land Nepal Earthquake Victims

Editorial: Our Condolence & Support For Hindu Holy Land Nepal Earthquake Victims   On 25 April, 2014 an earthquake of...

VHP to rebuild houses, shrines damaged in Nepal quake; Please donate to VHPA Seva

VHP to rebuild houses, shrines damaged in Nepal quake Author: PTI Publication: The Hindu Date: April 29, 2015 URL:...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Bihu”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Bihu” 

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Vishu”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Vishu” 

World Hindu News Wishes All “Joyous & prosperous Baisakhi ”

World Hindu News Wishes All  “Joyous & prosperous Baisakhi ” 

Saudi Arabia And Nineteen Other Muslim Nations Are Making Full Out War Against Yemen To Protect Mecca From Iranian Invasion

http://www.jewsnews.co.il/2015/03/29/saudi-arabia-and-nineteen-other-muslims-nations-are-making-full-out-war-against-yemen-to-protect-mecca-from-iranian-invasion/ Saudi Arabia And Nineteen Other Muslim Nations Are Making Full Out War Against Yemen To Protect Mecca From...

Protests by Yezidis rock Brussels-Yezidi International activists join in, help raise awareness worldwide

23/03/2015:-The Day of Yezidis. The main objective of this day was to call on all the Yezidis to actively...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Hindu New Year”

  World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Hindu New Year”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Gudi Padwa”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Gudi Padwa” 

HINDU RENAISSANCE AWARD – Mr. Modi Is Our Hindu of the Year, 2014

Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, is honored for empowering Hindus globally to be bold and proud of...

In search of help and solace from Mother India – to save Yezidi people and seek support for an Autonomous Yezidi Region in Iraq

By Mavi Mirza The Yezidi people of Iraq have been subjected to 73 genocides in the last 1400 years....

10 Scientific Reasons Behind Why You Should Visit Hindu Temple – American Hindu Association

  India is known for it’s rich Hindu culture and tradition. There are hundred’s of mesmerizing Hindu temples across...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Holi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus  “Joyous & prosperous Holi”  

VHPA Best Wishes for Maha Shivaratri to you and your family

Om Maheswaraya namaha, Om Mahadevaya namaha, Om Sarveswaraya namaha, Om Shivaya namaha,  Om Shankaraya namaha Om Trayambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim...

​Saudi Arabia’s New King Helped Fund Radical Terrorist Groups

    ​​ Saudi Arabia’s New King Helped Fund Radical Terrorist Groups Monarch tied to anti-Semitic Muslim clerics, funding of...

“​​​I am a proud subscriber to World Hindu News for exemplary service to the Hindus and foreigners to understand as to what Hinduism is” – ​Cac Murugappan​

Cac Murugappan writes to WHN –   The World Hindu News  ​​ truly and faithfully spread Hinduism to all corners...

Moussaoui calls Saudi princes patrons of al-Qaida

WASHINGTON: In highly unusual testimony inside the federal supermax prison, a former operative for al-Qaida has described prominent members...

Biggest Global Yezidi Delegation To Visit India

The Yezidis are from Northern Iraq , but now spread across the world due to centuries of Islamic persecution....

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – 2015: View From The Gulf

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

Happy 2015 to all our activists – Message From Save the Yezidis Movement

A year is gone and a new year is knocking at our door. 2014 was a year of momentous...

Sinjar Protection Force is not Kurdish Peshmarga

– From the media center of Sinjar Protection Force We are not Peshmarga as being demanded; we are a Yezidi...

Yezidis and Hindus make common cause under ‘Peacock Angel’ – Yezidi Baba Sheikh at Washington DC Murugan Temple​

Yezidis and Hindus make common cause under ‘Peacock Angel’ Yezidi Baba Sheikh at Washington DC Murugan Temple Article and...

Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, Jains, Jews, Assyrians Greeks and Christians: A multi-faith, multi culture intervention to save the Yezidis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, Jains, Jews, Assyrians Greeks and Christians: A multi-faith, multi culture intervention to save...

​​95% of ​Hindu ​worship places (in Pakistan) put to commercial use: Survey

Author: Zahid Gishkori Publication: The Tribune Date: March 25, 2014 URL:    http://tribune.com.pk/story/686952/95-of-worship-places-put-to-commercial-use-survey/   Out of 428 minorities’ places of worship...


Yezidi delegation at World Hindu Congress 2014

Yezidi delegation at First World Hindu Congress – 1800 delegates from 50 countries are attending this great convention. His...


Yazidi Girls Seized by ISIS Speak Out After Escape

KHANKE, Iraq — The 15-year-old girl, crying and terrified, refused to release her grip on her sister’s hand. Days...

Yezidis and Hindus – long lost brothers in a historic embrace: Souptik Mukherjee

Yezidis and Hindus – long lost brothers in a historic embrace We have seen long lost brothers getting united...

​​Hindu Spiritual Leader Sri Sri ​Ravi Shankar​ in Iraq : Peace effort

IAHV is working in partnership with Art of Living Foundation to bring relief to refugees and internally displaced people...


Help Yezidis from extinction: Ravi Shankar

Bangalore, Oct 28 (IANS) Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Tuesday urged the governments of Europe, the US and...

​Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) -​ Why And How One Becomes A Jihadi?

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

Public Demonstration: Stop Genocide of Yazidis in Northern Iraq Friday, October 24,Lafayette Square, D.C.

URGENT! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE YOUR COVERAGE REQUESTED Public Demonstration: Stop Genocide of Yazidis in Northern Iraq  Friday, October 24,Lafayette Square,...


There Will Be Blood—An American View Of Islam

There Will Be Blood Amil Imani 04 August 2014 From Northern Iraq to Northeastern Syria, from Nairobi, Kenya to...

Watch Live – Hon’ble Indian PM Narendra Modi’s Maiden Independence Day Speech on 15th August

Click here to Watch ​ Kind Regards,   Sanjay Kadia Overseas Friends Of BJP UK   Follow us on:...

​​AMERICAN HINDUS SUPPORT ISRAEL AGAINST HAMAS AT A RALLY IN PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY

Speech delivered by Satya Dosapati at the Rally “My name is Satya Dosapati, I represent Hindu Human Rights Watch...

India-Israel Ties Set to Blossom Under Modi — Ghitis, Frida

India-Israel Ties Set to Blossom Under Modi. By: Ghitis, Frida. World Politics Review (Selective Content). Abstract: The article reflects on...

​Invitation: Rally To Support Israel Against Hamas On July 21 In Mumbai

Namo Tea Party  & Indo-Israel Friendship Association’s Members will march go to the Israel Consulate at Mumbai located at Marathon Futurex, A...

Convert, pay or die: Iraqi Non Muslims flee Mosul after Islamic State ultimatum

The Islamic State has issued an ultimatum to the Christians in the town of Mosul in northern Iraq, urging...

Security Concerns on India based Shia body requiting volunteers ( inc. Hindus) to Jihadist terror strife-torn Iraq

NEW DELHI: Delhi-based Shia organisation Anjuman-e-Haideri has started the process of inviting tenders to hire chartered planes to send...


​Report on the Ekal Cricket Cup 2014 held on 11 April 2014 at Dubai Men’s College

May-31-2014 Report on the Ekal Cricket Cup 2014 held on 11 April 2014 at Dubai Men’s College Following the Silver Jubilee Anniversary of...

At Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Indian PM candidate Narendra Modi offers 1,001 lotuses to Lord Shiva

VARANASI: As Lord Shiva, the presiding deity of Banaras, is fond of ‘kamal’ (lotus) the PM-in-waiting Narendra Modi offered...

A lost city and a Hindu’s holy temple

Scratched and exhausted, Damian Evans pushed through dense jungle into a clearing where mountain villagers long ago attempted to...

Hindu man found hanging in Bahrain

DUBAI: The body of a 40-year-old Indian man has been found in an under-construction building in Bahrain, seven to...

Lebanon Hindu Websites

Reference Country  Broad catergory  Website Address  Description  Lebanon Meditation http://www.maharishitm.org/ Maharishi Health Education Center – Lebanon Source: Hindu Media...

India last refuge of oppressed Hindus: Modi

Narendra Modi continued his blitzkrieg in the Northeast on Saturday, stunning the region with his attention, the like of...

Maids: US Hindus welcome Saudi Arabia move

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA), termed it as a “step in the right...

Vichar Bharati of Kuwait celebrates Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary

Kuwait Jan 20: 150th birthday anniversary celebration of Swami Vivekananda organised by VICHAR BHARATHI Kuwait-17th Jan 2014. Details awaited...

Dubai: Crematorium for Hindus, Sikhs ready to start operations soon

Dubai: A new crematorium in Sharjah for Hindus and Sikhs that opened earlier this year is finally set to...

Krishna Kept Me Safe In Iraq War – US Army Captain Pratima Dharm

TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, October 26, 2013 (Newsday): Chief guest at Divali Nagar 2013, US Army Captain Pratima Dharm told the large...

Blasphemous painter offered Qatar Citizenship

Husain claims that he paints Hindu Gods in nude because nudity stands for purity. Let him then paint Muslim...

For Utah Hindu women, traditional rituals mark start and end of each day

Utah’s 9,000-strong Hindu community meets often for festivals and celebrations at a Utah temple, but the home is where...

Syrian Christian will follow Hindu Rituals and customs

There are some Christians from Syria were settled in Kochi (Cochin) long back itself, though they are Christians ,...

ADEN HOME TO VIBRANT HISTORY OF INDIAN HERITAGE

Throughout history, Aden has been known as a city of tolerance because of its composition of many different races...

Hindu Human Rights In Saudi Arabia: Excerpts From HAF’s 2011 Report

Saudi Arabia continues to be one of the most authoritarian and repressive nations in the world. In the wake...

Saudi Arabia police razes makeshift Hindu temple

RIYADH: Saudi religious police have destroyed a clandestine makeshift Hindu temple in an old district of Riyadh and deported...

Embracing Hinduism in Turkey

http://www.hinduismworldwide.in/2012/04/embracing-hinduism-in-turkey.html

Hindu youths in Iraq beaten, auctioned to clear landmines

Chandigarh, September 6: This is a shocking story of a bunch of Punjabi youths who were lured to wealthy...

Diwali lights up life for Hindus in UAE

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

Holi revellers in Dubai celebrate with a riot of colour

An estimated 10,000 people of various nationalities thronged the Wonderland theme park all day to throw colours, coloured water...

The myth of an ‘amorphous’ Hinduism

Going through many discussions on matters that pertain to Hindu culture, one finds that there are two distinct sets...