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Hindus urge French brewery to withdraw Lord Shiva beer & apologize

Hindus are urging Grenade sur Garonne (Occitanie, France) based brewery Brasserie du Gobelet to apologize and withdraw its “Shiva...

Verses from Hindu holy scriptures to start the day of Tennessee’s Cleveland City Council

Cleveland City Council (Tennessee) will start its meeting on April 12 with Hindu prayers, containing hymns from world’s oldest...

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) inaugurated its first Hindu Center in the city of Sugar Grove, IL

On October 24, 2020, the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) inaugurated its first Hindu Center in the city...

If you wish to serve as a Hindu speaker, join Hindu Speakers Bureau

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, October 28, 2020 (Hindu Speakers Bureau press release): In the West, often, the material prepared to...

Upset Hindus urge Philadelphia online retailer to withdraw Hindu deity bedspreads & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Wayne (a Philadelphia suburb) based online retailer “4Rissa” to apologize and withdraw bedspreads carrying images...

Plan to convert theater to a Hindu temple recommended in Alabama’s Hoover

The Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission, in its September 14 meeting, reportedly recommended approval of a Hindu temple in...

Gurukool Waits to Open Its Doors to Students

UNITED STATES, September 8, 2020 : Madhavi Prabha, a teacher with a vision, quit her regular teaching job after...

It was “morally right” thing to do—Hindu & Jew leaders welcome retiring of ‘Redskins’ name

Jewish and Hindu religious leaders have welcomed dropping of the ‘Redskins’ name from the Washington DC National Football League...

Indian Mind Sciences | Harvard’s Herb Benson with Rajiv Malhotra

Indian Mind SciencesRajiv Malhotra and Dr Herbert Benson discuss the future of mind sciences and how it can form...

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...

Diverse religious leaders urge Las Vegas casino to remove statues of Hindu & Jain deities & apologize

In a remarkable interfaith gesture; Christian-Hindu-Buddhist-Jewish-Jain religious leaders have urged the Las Vegas casino Mandalay Bay to remove statues...

World Hindu Council of America Launches Hindu Policy Research and Advocacy Collective USA (HinduPACT USA)

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA), the oldest, and one of the most prominent Hindu organization in America has...

Hindu Priest Recites Vedic Prayer at White House on Scaled-Down National Day of Prayer Service

WASHINGTON D.C., May 8, 2020 (India.com): The sacred Vedic Shanti Path or peace prayer was recited by a Hindu...

World Hindu Council of America’s initiative: Food for the Front liners

Volunteers from Vishwa Hindu Parishad (World Hindu Council) of America contributed to the fight against the Corona virus in...

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) strongly condemns the lynching of Hindu sadhus in Palgarh

World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) strongly condemns the lynching of Hindu sadhus (ascetics, monks) in Palgarh, India. The...

Hindu University of America Webinar on ‘Yoga and the Healing Power of Contemplative Dialog’

Hindu University of Americabrings you a webinar on‘The Healing Power of Contemplative Dialog ‘From the world of Yogaat a...

Zed commends Pope for exploring female deacons, saying equality long overdue

Applauding His Holiness Pope Francis for launching commission to study the issue of female deacons and calling it a...

Why USA Hindus need to take off Holi: Vincent Bruno

What is the significance of the Hindu holiday of Holi? Is it just about throwing colored powders around, which...

Hindus urge Alabama lawmakers to show maturity & approve bill allowing yoga in schools

On March 10, Alabama House of Representatives will hear bill HB235; which if enacted, would allow yoga to be...

Ekal’s Monumental “Parivartan Kumbh” With 110,000 Delegates: Prakash Waghmare

From February 16th to 18th, Lucknow, India witnessed the most monumental public Convention in its history that was attended...

Hindus denounce Miami peacock removal plan

Hindus are critical of the reported February 13 decision of Miami City Commission of relocating peafowl; stressing peacocks are...


Hindu Temple Plans Large Murugan Statue Rural North Carolina

NORTH CAROLINA, U.S., January 30, 2020 (News Observer): A Triangle-based Hindu group plans to build a temple in a...

Hindus push for yoga as detention alternative in all Ohio schools, like Toledo & Lancaster

Commending two Ohio public schools, Scott High (Toledo) and Lancaster High; for reportedly offering yoga as detention alternative; Hindus...

Candlelit vigil held by Kashmiri Pandits in Sugar Land, Texas

On January 19th, a candlelit vigil was held in Sugar Land, TX to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the...

VHPA DC Chapter’s cricket program Maryland Cricket League is hosting US National Youth Cricket Tournament

With Maryland Cricket League’s hard work over the past decade and everyone’s best wishes we, The Maryland Cricket League...

Warning! Nazi Narratives Continue to Threaten Hindus and Jews

By Souptik Mukherjee Hitler stole the ancient Hindu symbol of the Swastika, which for thousands of years had been used...

Hindus urge St Andrews Univ for objective treatment of Hinduism in upcoming theology encyclopedia

Hindus are urging University of St Andrews (USTA) in Scotland to give Hinduism an objective treatment in its upcoming...

India’s First Yoga Guru In West

INDIA, November 30, 2019 (Telangana Today): It is a tribute to all that he did and achieved, so painstakingly...

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...

Upset Hindus urge Amazon to apologize & withdraw buffalo-skull carved with Lord Ganesha

Upset Hindus are urging world’s largest online retailer Amazon.com for the immediate withdrawal of wall-hanging showing image of Hindu...

Ontario Passes Proclaims November Hindu Heritage Month

ONTARIO, CANADA, November 18, 2019 : Ontario is home to a large and vibrant Hindu community. Since the first...

Anita Anand becomes first Hindu cabinet minister in Canada

MP Anita Anand, becomes first Hindu woman lawmaker to be made a minister in Canada.She is now the minister of public...

THREADS 2019: Day Two of the Conference Generates Thought-Provoking Discussions

BOSTON, MA – The Threads 2019 conference, continued second day of deliberations with thought-provoking discussions across several fascinating domains. ...

Expel the Darkness: The Infinity Foundation Journey

Expel the Darkness:The Infinity Foundation Journey Infinity Foundation wishes everyone a very happy Diwali. The foundation has completed 25 years...

Netflix Greenlights TV Series about Hindu Deities from Indian American Animator Sanjay Patel

Veteran Indian American Pixar director and animator Sanjay Patel is behind Netflix’s latest animated series, “Ghee Happy.” But this...

Hinduism in Latin America: Rajiv Malhotra

Hinduism in Latin America  Swami Paramadvaiti, an original disciple of Swami Prabhupada is the founder of Vrinda Mission, whose...

An Ancient Tradition has Happened at Middle Cove for Decades. And Hardly Anyone Knows about it

NEWFOUNDLAND, CANADA, September 11, 2019 (CBC): For nearly 50 years, perhaps longer, the beach at Middle Cove has witnessed...

Hindus seek display of Bhagavad Gita at Manchester Veterans Hospital

Hindus would also like to display ancient Hindu scripture Bhagavad-Gita on the entrance lobby table at Veterans Affairs Medical...

Enroll in Orientation to Hindu Studies at Hindu University of America

Follow Hindu University of America on Social Media! Did you know that the Hindu University of America has a...

Oklahoma launches yoga as “brain-breaks” for students, while it is banned in nearby Alabama

Yoga has reportedly been introduced in some Oklahoma public schools as periodic “brain-breaks” for students. On the other hand,...

Upset Hindus urge Georgia clothing firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh mat & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Athens (Georgia) based apparel and home goods company Vision Lab for immediate withdrawal of yoga...

Om Shakti Foundation, Hi-tech healthcare for Hindus, launched in Houston with Major-General (Retd) G.D.Bakshi

Houston, TX – (August 18th, 2019) – Om Shakti Foundation organized an event at VPSS Haveli Houston on Aug...

Puppet show draws crowds to raise funds for Support a Child – A VHP initiative

Manu Shah, HoustonWednesday, July 31, 2019 | 12:16 PM A brilliant production of the Dhaatu Puppet Theater from Bengaluru...

Sewa International – Ganesh Utsav 2019 Schedule

Ganesh Utsav – Sponsor a Child When8 Sep 2019 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM LocationChinmaya Somnath, Chantilly, VA 20151...

Charleston yoga firm apologizes & removes Lord Ganesha mat within hours of Hindu protest

Charleston (South Carolina) based yoga mats and accessories company Yoloha Yoga has apologized and taken down yoga mat carrying...

Upset Hindus urge Santa Cruz sock company to withdraw Lord Ganesh socks & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging sock company MERGE4 based out of Santa Cruz (California) for immediate recalling of socks carrying...

Ground-breaking of $1.2 million Columbus Ganesh Temple in Indiana on August 3

Ground-breaking ceremony of 8,000 square feet Sri Ganesh Mandir in Columbus, Indiana; complete with ancient Hindu rituals conducted by...

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Virginia

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at University of Virginia (UVA), renowned global research university...

Upset Hindus urge Florence firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh yoga mat & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Florence (Italy) based company Yogic Yantra for immediate withdrawal of yoga mat carrying image of...

Utah’s Oakley City Council opened with Hindu mantras 1st time in 86 years on June 10

Hindu prayers opened the June 10 meeting of Oakley City Council (Utah) for the first time since its incorporation...

Maine Senate & House open with Hindu prayers

Both Maine House of Representatives and Senate in Augusta opened their June three and four sessions respectively with Hindu...

Councils of 6 Utah cities to start the day with Hindu mantras in June

Hindu prayers will open the meetings of six city councils in Utah between June 10 to 13, containing verses...

Houston 2019 – “Hindu Agenda in the Modi Era” – Dr. Koenraad Elst

Global Hindu Awareness Seminar Series Houston 2019 When: Saturday, June 1st, 2019, 2:00 pm — 4:00 pm, Houston Venue:Holiday Inn...

Hindu Society of Minnesota proudly Hosts 9th Annual Hindu American Vanaprasthi Network (HAVAN) Conference

HAVAN Conference Brouchure June 1st, 2019 | 9am-6pm Venue: Nath Auditorium at Hindu Temple Of Minnesota 10530 Troy Lane...

Ontario’s Hindu Cultural Centre plans $1.6 million expansion

The Hindu Cultural Centre (HCC) in London (Ontario, Canada) has reportedly planned $1.6 million expansion. This expansion, aimed to...

World Hindu Council of America to Hold Threads 2019 Conference in Boston November 1 to 3

NATICK, MASSACHUSETTS, May 23, 2019 (Press Release): The World Hindu Council of America is pleased to announce THREADS 2019,...

HinduAssociationUSA Donations to help the victims of Fani Cyclone in India ~ Urgent Appeal for Help

American Hindu Association(AHA) May 4, 2019   Donations to help the victims of Fani Cyclone in India.    Millions of...

Hindu mantras to open Las Vegas, Clark, Henderson, N. Las Vegas, Mesquite Councils

Clark County Board of Commissioners and City Councils of Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Mesquite in Nevada will...

Hinduism in focus at CNN Town Hall

WASHINGTON, DC: CNN held a Town Hall with Tulsi Gabbard – the first Hindu American to be elected to...

Holi Around the World

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

Legislature to open with Hindu prayers

A global Hindu and interfaith leader will provide the invocation at the North Dakota Legislature in February using mantras...

California University Expresses Continued Interest in Hindu Chairs

CALIFORNIA, U.S., March 18, 2018 (DCF USA): After sustained engagement with the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity (OEOD),...

Hindu American Foundation Announces Launch of “I Am Hindu American” Campaign

Hindu American Foundation Announces Launch of “I Am Hindu American” Campaign #IAMHINDUAMERICAN Digital campaign to raise awareness of Hindu...

Multi-faith service held in Nevada to express solidarity with Pittsburgh & Jewish community

A multi-faith service to express “Solidarity With Pittsburgh and the Jewish Community” was held at Temple Emanu-El, Nevada’s oldest...

Malibu Hindu Temple Safe for Now

Hindu Temple Society of Southern California LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, November 11, 2018 (bulletin from Nadadur S. Kumar): “Against all...

Diwali celebration event aims to bring Coventry communities together

Picture by Creative Commons License. A DIWALI celebration is aiming to bring the whole of Coventry together. The Diwali...

Hindu Jewish Festival of Lights

(Chicago, IL — September 4, 2018) — 125 years ago, Swami Vivekananda made history with his groundbreaking speech to...

Tens of Thousands Descend on Sugar Land Stadium for Diwali Celebration

SUGAR LAND, TEXAS, October 20, 2018 (Houston Chronicle): The sounds of drums and Indian dance music echoed Saturday night...

World’s Largest Shirdi Sai Temple Outside India to Hold Grand Opening on Oct. 9-21 in Groton,MA

GROTON, MASSACHUSETTS, September 9, 2018 (India New England): After almost three years of extensive design, planning and construction, the...

Houston Hindus to Honor Beth Kukarni for Decades of Volunteer Service

HOUSTON, TEXAS, August 23, 2018 (Indo American News): : Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH) presented their 2018 Lifetime Achievement...

World Hindu Congress: Hinduism Embraces People of All Faiths; Tolerance, Diversity Its Facets, Says Krishnamoorthi

Chicago: Tolerance, love, diversity, and inclusion are the facets of Hinduism which embraces people regardless of their faith, Indian-American...

World Hindu Conference to Hold Second Conference in Chicago

The World Hindu Congress is set to hold its second conference in Chicago. The three-day conference, expected to draw...

Hindus urge Alabama to end “prohibition” of yoga in public schools

Hindus are urging Alabama to end “prohibition” of yoga in the public schools of the State. Distinguished Hindu statesman...

Hindus seek dedicated area for scattering cremated remains on England’s Windermere Lake

Hindus are urging for the creation of a dedicated area for the dispersal of the cremated remains over Windermere...

Yoga Gurus Under Siege in the Western Media, The Assault on Swami Ramdev Today

Swami Ramdev By David Frawley Gurus from India since Swami Vivekananda in 1893 have gained a phenomenal and unexpected...

Pilgrimage to the Great Temples of Sri Lanka as Part of Himalayan Academy’s Sri Lanka Travel/Study Program, March 2019

KAUAI, HAWAII, July 9, 2018 (HPI): Himalayan Academy (publishers of Hinduism Today and Hindu Press International) announced today their...

Hindus welcome Trident Health for free Yoga Camp for Kids with Special Needs in Charleston

Hindus have commended award-winning Trident Health hospital system for launching free Yoga Summer Camp for Kids with Special Needs...

Hindus welcome free yoga sessions at Newfoundland-Labrador Lt. Governor residence

Welcoming launching of yoga sessions during summer at Newfoundland-Labrador Government House, the official residence of provincial Lieutenant Governor in...

Hindus welcome Alabama Methodist Church offering free yoga classes

Hindus have welcomed First United Methodist Church (FUMC) in Gadsden (Alabama) for offering free yoga classes. FUMC is offering...

Upset Hindus urge Canada firm “OmBoys” to withdraw apparel showing Lord Ganesh as mechanic & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Vancouver Island (British Columbia, Canada) based clothing & apparel brand “OmBoys” for immediate withdrawal of...

ABC apologises for Hindu terror plot in Quantico after online backlash | Reuters

MUMBAI (Reuters) – U.S. television studio ABC has apologised to Indian fans of its crime drama “Quantico” after an...


Upset Hindus urge Swedish firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh bikinis & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Skurup (Sweden) based fashion-clothing firm Creative Minds Petrahs Art for immediate withdrawal of bikinis, leggings,...

Councils of 10 Utah counties & cities will begin their day with Hindu prayers next week

Hindu mantras will open the meetings of ten city and county councils in Utah, most probably for the first...

GHHF Request TTD to investigate the charges as well a correct many neglected activities.

Request TTD to investigate the charges as well a correct many neglected activities. Source: GHHF


The western thinkers spellbound by India’s literary wisdom: Fabian Lyngdoh

A research-based book  ‘Great Minds on India’, by Salil Gewali is a laboriously compiled beautiful booklet. In this book the...

Washington’s Longview City Council to open with Hindu mantras on May 24

City Council of Longview (Washington), incorporated 1924, will start its day on May 24 with Hindu invocation, containing verses...

Hindus laud Jericho for Diwali holiday & ask closing all New York schools on Diwali

Welcoming Jericho School District (JSD) in New York declaring holiday on November seven for Diwali, Hindus are urging all...

University of Virginia offers “Medical Yoga for Health Professionals” course

The University of Virginia in Charlottesville, public research university and tier-one research institution with a nationally renowned health system,...

Oregon’s Jefferson County Board to open with Hindu prayers on May 23

Board of Commissioners of Jefferson County, created 1914, will start its day in Madras (Oregon, USA) on May 23...

Hindus welcome Atlanta Airport plans of yoga space

Hindus have welcomed proposal of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to create Yoga/Meditation space, and hope that it will...

Hindus laud Chesterfield for Diwali holiday & ask closing all New Jersey schools on Diwali

Welcoming Chesterfield Township School District (CTSD) in New Jersey reportedly declaring school closure on November seven for Diwali, Hindus...

Dr Subramanian Swamy’s visit to USA in June – July 2018; Opportunity for NEW Cities to Invite

REMINDER Dr Subramanian Swamy’s visit to USA in June – July 2018; Opportunity for NEW Cities to Invite....

Sikh National Center presents 5th Vaisakhi Khed Mela 2018 on Sunday April 29, 11 AM – 6 PM

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Upset Hindus urge luxury activewear “Niyama Sol” to withdraw Lord Ganesh legging & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Las Vegas headquartered luxury activewear “Niyama Sol” for immediate withdrawal of legging carrying images of...

[GHHF] The US Hindu Alliance cordially invites youto attend a talk onHindu Temples in Indiaand the launch of the“Free the Temples” Campaign

The US Hindu Alliance cordially invites you to attend a talk on Hindu Temples in India and the launch...

Canada’s largest Toronto School Board declares November “Hindu Heritage Month”

Toronto District School Board (TDSB) in Canada has resolved that month of November each year be declared as Hindu...

Hindus denounce Canberra peacock trapping plan

Hindus are critical of Peafowl Management Plan of Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government, which talks about trapping and maybe...

Hindus push for Diwali holiday in New Jersey’s Bernards School District

Hindus are urging Bernards Township School District (BTSD) in New Jersey to proclaim official holiday on Diwali, most popular...

Illinois Governor issues Proclamation on Hindu prayers at Illinois Senate & House

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has issued a Proclamation marking the “invocations from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the start of...

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...

Mississippi University offering yoga course to reduce anxiety of public performers

University of Mississippi (UM), a public research institution, is offering “Yoga for Performers” course in its Music Department. Announcement...

Oklahoma’s Grady County Board to open with Hindu prayers 1st time on April 30

The Board of County Commissioners of Grady County, founded 1907, will start its day in Chickasha (Oklahoma, USA) on...

Kohl’s apologizes & removes Lord Ganesh Throw Pillow within 17 hours of Hindu protest

Wisconsin headquartered leading omnichannel retailer, Kohl’s Department Stores, has apologized and removed the Throw Pillow carrying image of Hindu...

Hindus welcome Arizona State University using “spiritual principles of yoga” to heal addiction

Arizona State University (ASU), a public research university headquartered in Tempe (Arizona), is offering Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Classes...

Another Hindu Temple approved in Connecticut

Planning and Zoning Board of the City of Milford in Connecticut has reportedly unanimously approved the proposal to establish...

Payson City Council in Utah opening with Hindu mantras for 1st time since 1850 founding

Payson City Council in Utah (USA) will start its day with Hindu prayers on June six, reportedly for the...

Williams College in Massachusetts now has “Hindu Prayer Room”

Williams College, the second-oldest institution of higher learning in Massachusetts established in 1793, now has a Hindu Prayer Room....

Upset Hindus urge Italian brewery to withdraw Lord Ganesh Beer & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Palmi (Reggio Calabria, Italy) based Baffo Craft Brewery to apologize and withdraw its Ganesh Craft...

GHHF: “Why I Am A Hindu” By Tharoor Denounces Hindu Patriots and Intents to Demolish Hindu House

“Why I Am A Hindu” By Tharoor Denounces Hindu Patriots and Intents to Demolish Hindu House Now I...

Etsy discards Lord Ganesh Flip Flops within 6 hours of Hindu protest

Brooklyn (New York) headquartered e-commerce company Etsy, Inc. withdrew flip-flops carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesh from its...

Upset Hindus seek apology as Etsy sells Ganesh Flip Flops after removing Ganesha Toilet Seat

Upset Hindus are urging Brooklyn (New York) headquartered e-commerce company Etsy, Inc. for immediate withdrawal of flip-flops carrying image...

Hindus commend Emory University for Ramayana exhibition curated by students

“Tell the Whole Story from Beginning to End:” The Ramayana in Indian Painting— exhibition has been launched at Michael...

Holi Celebration Brings Splash of Color to Campus

TEXAS, March 4, 2018 (The Battalion): Despite a short rain shower, students held Holi 2018 on Simpson Drill field...

Hindus term Holi shoes launched by Pharrell Williams & Adidas as “inappropriate”

Hindus feel that Holi footwear collaboratively launched by American singer Pharrell Williams and multinational sportswear corporation Adidas is trivialization...

Hindus want pilot “yoga replacing detention” program extended to all Denver Public Schools

Hindus have commended Doull Elementary School (DES) in Denver for reportedly trading detention with yoga, and are urging Denver...

183 Birth Day of Bhagawan Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa

183rd Sri Ramakrishna Jayanti ———————————————  The 183rd Birth Day of Bhagawan Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa was celebrated in all solemnity...

Tao Porchon-Lynch, World’s Oldest Yoga Teacher

HARTSDALE, NEW YORK, February 9, 2018 ( by Swapna Venugopal Ramaswamy, Lohud.com ): At 8:30 a.m. on a recent...

Nevada’s capital Carson City Board of Supervisors opened with Hindu mantras

Board of Supervisors of Nevada’s capital Carson City, founded in 1858, began its day on February 15 with ancient...

Trinidad Hindus observe Shiva Ratri with devotion and reverence

Trinidad Hindus observe Shiva Ratri with reverence and devotion By Paras Ramoutar Port-of- Spain: Against the deafening songs of...

Christian-Hindu-Jewish-Buddhist leaders in Nevada jointly condemn Florida school massacre

Christian, Hindu, Jewish and Buddhist leaders in Nevada strongly condemned the Florida school massacre, which reportedly killed 17 and...

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...

Hindus welcome inflight yoga launch by Cathay Pacific Airways

Hindus have welcomed the reported launch of “Travel Well with Yoga” program in all the routes of Cathay Pacific...

Quebec’s Hindu temple to launch $1.75 million expansion project

Hindu-Mandir in Dollard-des-Ormeaux (Quebec, Canada) is reportedly planning to launch $1.75 million expansion project in the near future. It...

Hindus upset at Toyota Super Bowl ad for belittling Hinduism

Hindus are upset at Toyota Tundra Super Bowl halftime commercial “We’re All One Team”, apparently attempting to show unity...

January Newsletter

Dear Rahul, Hindu University of America wishing you “Happy Vasant Panchami“ Vasant Panchami is celebrated in the honor of Goddess...

Gau-pooja 2018 @ Rowdy Girl Sanctuary

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Global Invitation to a momentous World Hindu Congress 2018 Sept 7- 9 Chicago

  2nd World Hindu Congress 2018 Organizing the Global Hindu Community For details and to register visit the website: http://www.worldhinducongress.org  ...

Hindu Temple at Centre of Cambridge Planning Maelstrom

CAMBRIDGE, CANADA, January 18, 2018 (The Record): It has a hectare of empty land, purchased 18 years ago. It...

[GHHF] How to Revive and Preserve Hinduism: Interview in English on CVR Channel

How to Revive and Preserve Hinduism: Interview in English on CVR Channel. “Hinduism would not be eternal were...

‘Corruption, VISA Refusal, Inadequate VISA Period’ – How Islamabad Indian Consulate Is Failing Pakistani Hindus

  ‘Corruption, VISA Refusal, Inadequate VISA Period’ – How Islamabad Indian Consulate Is Failing Pakistani Hindus   Hindu Empowerment...

Dr. Subramanian Swamy’s Lecture on the Repeal of Endowment Act in Chicago

  Organized  Dr. Subramanian Swamy’s Lecture on the Repeal of Endowment Act in Chicago CHICAGO: A group of Indian...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in Texas’ Coppell School District

Hindus are urging Coppell Independent School District (CISD) in suburban Dallas, with 47.4% students Asian, to proclaim official holiday...

[GHHF] Sneha TV Interview on the mission of Savetemples/ Global Hindu Heritage Foundation

Sneha TV Interview on the mission of Savetemples/ Global Hindu Heritage Foundation. As many of you know that...


USHA Holds Reception For Consul General Of India In Atlanta

For Immediate Release December 16, 2017 USHA holds reception in honor of Nagesh Singh, Consul General of Atlanta. December...

Hindus welcome Jewish Federation offering free yoga in Massachusetts for “Peace of Mind”

Jewish Federation of the Berkshires is offering free Chair Yoga to the community “for Flexibility, Mobility and Peace of...

Hindu prayers to open Nevada’s capital Carson City Board of Supervisors

Board of Supervisors of Nevada’s capital Carson City will start their day on February 15 with Sanskrit mantras, containing...

Hindus concerned at alarmingly high rates of prize denials to Patels by Georgia Lottery

Hindus are concerned at the reportedly alarmingly high rates of prize denials to the Hindu and Indo-American community by...

2018 welcomed with multi-faith prayers in world’s gambling capital Nevada

In a remarkable interfaith gesture and a unique way to welcome 2018, various religions got together in Reno (Nevada,...

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...

A pioneer of Sangh work, Jagdish Chandra Sharda (Shastri) is no more

Pujya Jagdish Chandra Sharda (Shastri) is no more   It is with great sadness and heavy heart we inform...

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...

A $6 million Hindu temple planned in Connecticut

A Hindu temple is reportedly planned in Manchester town of Connecticut at an estimated cost of about $6 million,...

Both Illinois Senate & House to open with Hindu mantras in their 200th year

On February 27 and 28 respectively, Illinois State Senate and House of Representatives in Springfield will start their sessions...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

“Yoga on the Fly” at Denver Airport is just a trial

Recently opened “Yoga on the Fly” at Denver International Airport (DEN) was on a trial basis and temporary, distinguished...

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’...

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...

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...

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...

‘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...

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...

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...

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...

VSGH invites you to Sri Durga Puja on September 23, 2017

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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,...

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...

HSS Volunteers Provide Relief to Hurricane Harvey Victims

HSS Volunteers Provide Relief to Hurricane Harvey Victims Volunteers from the Houston Chapter of Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA (HSS)...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Rajiv Malhotras Interview: Persecution of Hindu Gurus Who Challenge Hinduphobia

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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...

Hindus welcome dedicated “spiritual area” in new $276 million Cleveland Cancer Center

Hindus have commended reported inclusion of dedicated “spiritual area for prayer or meditation” inside the recently opened $276 million,...

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...

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...

Lecture by Surendra Agrawal Saturday, August 19 Oxford Room, HUA

Lecture by Surendra Agrawal Saturday, August 19 from 4 to 6pm in the Oxford Room, HUA    Title of Lecture  ...

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...


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...

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...

Hindus welcome Baptist Health offering free yoga at multiple sites in Miami area

Hindus have commended Miami (Florida) headquartered Baptist Health South Florida (BHSF) offering various free yoga classes. These classes by...

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...

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),...

Upset Hindus urge Texas athletic apparel firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha leggings

Upset Hindus are urging Pharr (Texas) based athletic clothing company “Miami Fitwear” for immediate withdrawal of leggings carrying images...


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...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all Texas schools

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Hindus urge Starz not to trivialize Lord Ganesh in TV series “American Gods”

Hindus are urging Starz and its parent company Lionsgate not to trivialize highly revered Hindu deity Ganesh in their...

Indian History & Heritage Poster Competition 2017

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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...

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...

Groundbreaking held for Hindu temple in Naperville

An artist’s rendering for the Radha Krishna Temple, which is to be built on McDowell Road, east of Route...

Hindu Temples In Columbus Find Their Moment

Nithyanandeshwara Hindu Temple of Ohio, in Delaware, has seen its congregation grow. Andrea McCanney started dabbling in Hinduism five...

New Jersey firm apologizes & removes Shiva-Ganesha leggings after Hindus protest

Ventnor City (New Jersey) headquartered online retailer Zayze Activewear has removed all leggings carrying images of Hindu deities Lord...

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...

Certificate, Master’s and Doctoral Program in Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy

       Certificate, Master’s and Doctoral Program in Conflict, Peace and Hindu Philosophy Mahatma Gandhi Center for Non-Violence, Human Rights...

Hindus urge all Utah schools to offer yoga like some Salt Lake City schools

Hindus have commended Salt Lake City School District (SLCSD) in Utah for offering yoga in its various schools, calling...

The Hindu Community Celebrates Anniversary

The Hindu Temple celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. Far away are the meetings in private homes that had...

How Sexual Blackmail Mafia Honey-trap Forthright BJP Leaders In India

Gujarat | Mumbai | Haryana: After BJP’s Lok Sabha MP from Gujarat’s Valsad filed a complaint with the Delhi...

Upset Hindus urge New Jersey online retailer to withdraw Lord Shiva & Ganesha leggings

Upset Hindus are urging Ventnor City (New Jersey) headquartered online retailer Zayze Activewear for immediate withdrawal of various leggings...

Muslims Used To Influence Hindu Temple In Dallas

Imagine for a moment hundreds of Hindus registering to vote in a church, or a mosque – just to...

Catholic Loyola Marymount University hosting Project “Om” yoga worldwide event

Top-ranked Roman Catholic “Loyola Marymount University” (LMU), rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions, is hosting Project “Om” yoga...

Mexico City ‘Yoga in your Neighborhood’ schedules May festival

Yoga, a Hindu practice to balance body, mind and spirit, is not only for a selected few. With the...

Hindus ask all Virginia cities to offer free yoga like Lynchburg

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

Hindus welcome Wisconsin Catholic Franciscan center hosting various yoga programs

Hindus have welcomed Franciscan Spirituality Center in La Crosse (Wisconsin), sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration—Catholic sisters...

Hindus urge New Zealand to offer greater respect & protection to Maori sacred sites

In view of Playboy model nude photo-shoot on sacred Mount Taranaki, Hindus are urging New Zealand government to offer...

You’re invited to Spiritual Talk: “Upholding Dharma in Modern Times:… (May 13, 2017)

Hello  , You are invited to the following event: SPIRITUAL TALK: “UPHOLDING DHARMA IN MODERN TIMES: WHAT? WHY? HOW?...

Novant Health group offering “Mommy-baby yoga” in baby’s 1st year

Novant Health; spread across North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia; is offering joint yoga classes for mothers and...

Upset Hindus urge New York online retailer to withdraw Lord Ganesha shoes-socks-leggings

Upset Hindus are urging Brooklyn (New York) headquartered online retailer KR Store for immediate withdrawal of various shoes, sneakers,...

Brandeis University has Hindu altar with images of Ganesh-Krishna-Shiva-Saraswati-Ram

The Hindu altar in the Dharmic Prayer Space in Brandeis University (BU) in Waltham (Massachusetts) has images of deities...

10 Most Famous Hindu Temples in America

In a country that is referred to as melting pot there is a huge number of Hindu people which...

Katy Perry posts photo of Indian Goddess on Instagram and gets trolled

Katy Perry has invited the wrath of Indians. Much like Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel did recently. Albeit, for a...

MEDIA RELEASE – Trinidadian professor meets CXC in Barbados

MEDIA RELEASE ​:​ Trinidadian professor meets CXC in Barb​a​dos   Trinidadian professor, Dr Kumar Mahabir,​ will meet the Caribbean...

You’re invited to IBC Talk in Houston by Dr. Makarand Paranjape on “B.R…. (Apr 30, 2017)

Hello  , You are invited to the following event: IBC TALK IN HOUSTON BY DR. MAKARAND PARANJAPE ON “B.R....

Hindu Festival Colors Wilson Park

As a way to show their appreciation of love, vibrant colors and the arrival of spring, the UA students...

Duke University students adopt yoga as a protest form

Some graduate students of prestigious Duke University (DU) reportedly used yoga as a protest form to bring back free...

Hindus laud City of San Antonio for sponsoring Om Festival, where “yogis unite to say om”

Hindus have commended America’s seventh largest city San Antonio (Texas) for sponsoring Om Festival, a free and open to...

Yoga led to better sexual health—University of Pennsylvania study finds

Perelman School of Medicine (PSOM) at the University of Pennsylvania study finds “twice-weekly yoga led to better physical, sexual,...

Hindus urge Catholic Benedictine College in Kansas not to abolish yoga

Hindus are urging Benedictine College (BC), a Roman Catholic college in Atchison (Kansas) founded on the Benedictine tradition, not...

Compassion International: We have had enough of ‘service’ – Balbir Punj

Dear US Lawmakers, Recently, 107 of you (members of the US Congress, both Republicans and Democrats) wrote to the...

Hindus welcome Catholic Boston College showcasing Hindu dance-drama

Catholic Jesuit research university Boston College (BC) organized “On Devi” (On Goddess), a song-dance-drama event, on March 26 which...




Chaitri Navratri Puja Invitation

Chaitri Navaratri & Mahapuja of Shri Durga Mataji Date: April 2, 2017 Time: 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM We are pleased to invite you...

HSS USA Varsha Pratipada Greeting

  Greetings on the occassion of Varsha Pratipada!    Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh, USA (HSS) wishes you, your family and...

Hindu aarti worship held weekly at Harvard

A weekly aarti is reportedly held at Harvard University (HU), one of the world’s top and United States’ oldest...

New York’s Hicksville Public Schools to close for Diwali holiday

Hindus have welcomed the inclusion of Diwali, most popular of their festival, as holiday by Hicksville Union Free School...

Unique Hindu (Saivite) monastery in the Hawaiian island of Kauai

While boarding the flight for the remote island of Kauai, we did not expect to come across a very...

Sri Aurobindo Conference – May 4 to May 5

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USHA Asks Hindus to Join Protest Rallies Against CNN Across US

March 10, 2017 – Atlanta – The US Hindu Alliance (USHA) appeals to all Hindus living in America to...

Coalition Against Hinduphobia -Protests Continue Against CNN’s TV Show; Hinduphobia Alleged

Press Release Sunday. March 12th, 2017 Protests Continue Against CNN’s TV Show; Hinduphobia alleged. San Francisco Bay Area, USA:...

Hindus welcome chanting by Montana elementary students linked to Hindu epic Ramayana

Hindus have welcomed reports of performance by students of some elementary schools of Missoula County Public Schools (MCPS) in...

10 great places to celebrate the Hindu festival of Holi

If you’ve started to notice clouds of color every spring, it’s not your imagination. The Hindu festival of Holi...

Hindus welcome Maryland church offering yoga

Hindus have welcomed Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church (LHUMC) (in Linthicum, Maryland), whose history goes back to 1828, for...

Hindus tell Miley Cyrus that marriage is a “spiritual union”

Welcoming the reported interest of Hollywood star Miley Cyrus to have a Hindu wedding in summer in Himalayas, Hindus...

Hindus welcome Gilbert Cancer Center offering free yoga to patients & survivors

Hindus have commended Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert (Arizona, USA) offering free yoga classes for cancer patients,...

Help Us Select the Best Songs of Saint Tayumanavar

KAUAI, HAWAII, February 28, 2017 (HPI): As part of a project to create an anthology of Saivite Hindu scripture,...

Hindus urge Governor to ensure safety of heartbroken Hindu community in Kansas

After the deadly shooting at an Olathe (Kansas) sports bar, Hindus are urging Kansas Governor Sam Brownback to ensure...

Hindus urge all US performing arts centers to offer free yoga classes like Kennedy Center

Hindus have welcomed Kennedy Center in Washington DC, claimed to the nation’s busiest performing arts center, offering free all-levels...

County denies permit for Hindu temple

This is a rendering of the proposed Hindu temple near Lake Lanier. County commissioners denied a zoning request to...

Hindus Urge All 21 New Jersey Counties to Offer Free Yoga

COURT HOUSE – Hindus are urging all the 21 counties in New Jersey to offer free yoga classes, on...

Hindus to worship Lord Shiva this month

PHOTO: supplied Hindus around the world will worship Lord Shiva on 24 February. Candyce.Krishna THE Shree Ramnarayan Temple Society...

Celebrating the Night of Shiva, Maha Shivaratri

Maha Shivaratri or the ‘The Night of Shiva’ is celebrated with devotion and religious fervor in honor of Lord...

Hinduism asks to eliminate a ‘Dragon Ball Super’ character

Rajan Zed, spiritual leader of this religion, issued a statement to the company Toei Animation. A new story arc...

Regional Medical Center in New York launching “Healing Yoga” for cancer patients

Nationally recognized hospital Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown (New York) is launching 10-week “Healing Yoga” class from February...


Pelita Group’s Hindu director target of smear campaign

Pelita Group director D Ramesh says the attack against him and the nasi kandar chain intensified after it was...

Zed to open both Wyoming Senate & House with Hindu mantras

Punjab News Express NEVADA(USA) : Both Wyoming Senate and Wyoming House of Representatives in Cheyenne will start their day...

Between 2.5 to 2.9% of Canada’s population will be Hindu in 2036

Punjab News Express NEVADA(USA) : Hindus would increase to between 2.5% and 2.9% of the total population of Canada...

Hindu American Foundation Executive Director Named “Faith Leader to Watch in 2017”

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 18, 2017(HAF): Suhag Shukla, Executive Director, Legal Counsel, and co-founder of the Hindu American Foundation (HAF),...

Dharma Yoga offers LGBT yoga workshop

Editor’s note: This article was originally published June 25, 2014 I love that there’s a fitness class for everyone...

Surya Namaskar Yajna gets recognition from US Congress

The US House of Representatives has given official recognition to the “Surya Namaskar Yajna” or “Health for Humanity Yogathon”,...

Islamic terrorism: No US visa to visitors from 7 Muslim nations

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump signed a sweeping new executive order Friday to suspend refugee arrivals and impose tough...

Lecture on Hinduism and Science

Source: Hindu University of America

Maha Shivratri – 2017

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The Sacred Journey: Yoga, Dharma, and Shamanism 50 Hour Immersion

This four weekend immersion begins at the start of 2017 and will meet Friday-Sunday on each appointed weekend. Yoga...

Narayanachar Digalakote, from Lanham, Md temple, prayed in Sanskrit for new Trump govt

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“Hindus to Make America Great Again” – Trump’s Pre-Inauguration

Looking at the number of artists who have publicly refused to play at the “The Make America Great Again!...

Zed commends community for threefold increase of Hindus in US Congress

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has commended the United States (US) Hindu community for rise of number of Hindus...

Hindus, Buddhist and Jews in US Congress to support Trump to fight against Jihad

‘Infidels united’ in US Congress to fight against Global Jihad.  Donald Trump will get support of Hindus, Buddhist  and...

HSS – Houston Surya Namaskar Yajna

  Download Attachment: yoga-marathon-2017 As all of you may be aware of, Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA (HSS) is conducting...

Admissions Open at Hindu University of America

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Yoga’s Benefits Being Researched In Many Government Funded Projects Across USA

Various US universities-medical/clinical centers-hospitals are undertaking research projects exploring yoga’s possible help in treatment of various illnesses, according to...

Prominent Antiquities Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Artifacts

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, December 21, 2016 (New York Times): One of New York’s most prominent antiquities dealers was...

Santa Clarita Is Going To Have Its First Hindu Temple

Santa Clarita residents are raising funds to construct the first ever Hindu temple in the Santa Clarita Valley. Don’t...


Feb 25 – 26, 2017 – Maha Shivratri Yagya @ Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America

Jai Jagdhambe,   The  Central & North Jersey and Staten Island Chapters of Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America  (VHPA)*...

‘We did great with the Hindus’: Trump thanks Indian-Americans for election win

President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Orlando, Florida, on December 16, 2016. (AP) President-elect Donald Trump on...

Upset Hindus urge KESS InHouse to withdraw Lord Ganesha dogbed

Upset Hindus are urging San Diego area (California) based online home décor company “KESS InHouse” for immediate withdrawal of...

Activist Objects to Bath Mats With Image of Hindu Deity

A Hindu activist is calling on Boston-based online retailer Wayfair to stop selling bath mats carrying the image of...

Hindus commend Canada for putting Canadian woman on its currency

Punjab News Express NEVADA(USA): Hindus have commended Canada for finally deciding to put a Canadian woman on its currency...

Sikh Dharma International initiates India Yatra to commemorate 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh

Sikh Dharma International from United States has initiated Raj Khalsa Yatra of 120 people from all over the US...

Upset Hindus urge Spanish brewery to withdraw Shiva-Kali-Ganesha-Hanuman beers

Upset Hindu community has urged Ibosim BrewHouse microbrewery on the island of Ibiza in Spain to apologise and withdraw...

” Please Save 25 Million Hindus In Bangladesh” Hindus @ Trump Tower

New York: Just like Yezidis in Iraq, Hindus too are being persecuted in Bangladesh and Pakistan by the Islamists....

Sat calls on Education Minister to fix Hindu schools

Secretary General of the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha, (SDMS), Sat Maharaj is calling on Education Minister Anthony Garcia to...

Local organization highlighting a trend in Hindu American community service

At a time when more Hindu Americans are engaging in community service and interfaith dialogue, Hindu American service organizations...

World Hindu Economic Forum at Los Angeles – 18 to 20 November 2016

Event Details WHEF 2016@LOS ANGELES Explore, Grow : Share, Celebrate USA is the premier economic power in the world. It is...

Hindus in the USA are the most educated group: Report

Hindus in the USA have again found themselves at the top! In the USA, no less than a whooping...

American Hindus Congratulate President Elect Donald Trump on His Historic Win in the US Elections

November 9, 2016 – Atlanta- The United States Hindu Alliance and the 3 million strong American Hindu community congratulates...

“Light over darkness, hope over despair, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil – the UN lights up

Diwali was commemorated for the first time at the United Nations The UN Secretariat building will be lit up...

An Enlightened Diwali: Saving the Sacred at Standing Rock

This Diwali weekend, I thought I would take the time to do something that is symbolic of Diwali’s deeper...

World Hindu Economic Forum Aims To Create An Economically Strong Bharat: Swami Vigyananand

SNAPSHOT Swarajya spoke to scholar, practitioner of Sanatan Dharma, and the founder and chairman of World Hindu Foundation, Swami...

Greetings – Happy Diwali !!

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Hindus welcome Netherlands’ move to train soldiers in yoga

NEVADA (USA) : Hindus have welcomed Netherlands Ministry of Defense’s reported move to train their soldiers in yoga to...

Newington Hindu Temple Invites Public To Weekend Ceremony, Festivities

The Vallabhdham Temple of Newington, a Hindu-Vaishnav temple that serves New England, will celebrate the inauguration of the Vaishnav...

Hindu Pride Festival Oct 15 New Jersey US Invite

Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Hundreds attend festival of culture, colour and celebrations

A FESTIVAL of colour, culture and celebrations saw hundreds of people from the Hindu community in Swindon party in...

Trump praises Hindu community in USA

He issued a short 24-second video message inviting Indian-Americans to attend the ‘incredible’ event on October 15. Republican presidential...

Groundbreaking set for Forsyth County’s first Hindu temple near Clemmons

CLEMMONS — A groundbreaking ceremony has been set for Oct. 10 for a Hindu temple on Lasater Road, the...

Hindu temple opens in Lubbock, Texas

Hindu temple of Lubbock in Texas reportedly held a grand opening on September 10 with ancient Hindu rituals. Opening...

Lauding Lee County Public Schools offering yoga, Hindus urge yoga in all Florida schools

Hindus have commended The School District of Lee County (SDLC) in Florida for reportedly introducing yoga in its Caloosa...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

Invitation to attend Sadhvi Ritambhara programs in NJ& NY

Please see below the invitation from Param Shakti Peeth (PSP) about Sadhvi Ritambhara Ji’s talks in NJ & NY...

Need Editor For Hindu Vishwa, Quarterly Magazine Of VHPA – Applications Invited

Namaste, We are looking for an editor for Hindu Vishwa, a quarterly magazine of the VHP of America, below...

Sadhguru’s North American Tour – Meet, Mingle, Meditate

Greetings! We are delighted to invite you to an event with Sadhguru. In this special, interactive event, Sadhguru will...

Free Children Yoga at HUA on August 28th – 9:30-10 am

HINDU UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA Visit us at:www.hua.edu | Phone:407-275-0013 |  Email:info@hua.edu Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Indian Americans against Hillary, support Trump at NYC India Day Parade

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Your coverage requested   Satya D Ph:  732 739 7382   INDIAN AMERICANS AGAINST HILLARY SUPPORT TRUMP...

GHHF Tiranga Yatra CD And Krishna Pushkara CD Sung by Dr. Ghazal Srinivas

Tiranga Yatra CD and Krishna Pushkara CD Sung by Dr. Ghazal Srinivas, Brand Ambassador of GHHF and Savetemples...

Hindus laud Catholic Georgetown University for appointing Hindu priest for “ministering”

NEVADA (USA) : Hindus have commended Georgetown University (GU), oldest and prestigious Catholic and Jesuit institute of higher learning...


11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference – Sept 16-18, Atlanta, GA; Register Online: www.myhmec.com

Update on 11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference Awareness and Awakening: The Future Role of Hindu Mandirs and Institutions...


USA Hindus protest murder of Pakistani Hindu teen at U.N.

Aug 1st, 2016 – JFH along with the “Sindhi Academic & Cultural Society of North America” protested the latest...

Secaucus Hindu temple to celebrate 15th anniversary

The Swaminarayan Gadi Temple in Secaucus will celebrate its 15th anniversary this weekend with singing, skits and a religious...

Cardiff Museum to exhibit Durga statues made by students

Cardiff Story Museum in Wales will be exhibiting life size clay images of Hindu Goddess Durga and her four...

Hindu leader commends UNESCO for inscribing Nalanda University on World Heritage List

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has commended UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Committee for inscribing...

Wilton Hindu Temple draws Hindu population to town

  Photo: / Stephanie Kim / Hearst Connecticut Media   Swami Balgopal stands in front of the sacred stage...

Hindus welcome yoga space at Vancouver Airport

Hindus have applauded launching of a pilot program to test a tranquil yoga space for travelers at Vancouver International...

US-based Hindu religious leader supports inclusion of African religions at Rio Olympic Village

US based Hindu religious leader, Rajan Zed has backed the demand for inclusion of traditional African religions at inter-religious...

Hindus worldwide urge CM Barr to allot suitable land for Canberra Hindu Temple

2016-07-13, Press Release Hindus worldwide are urging Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Chief Minister Andrew Barr and ACT Land Development...

Hindu community leaders call for tighter security at temples

R. Kumarason, a committee member of the Sri Muneeswarar Temple in Jalan Tengku Kudin, George Town, shows a damaged...

​Why Hindu Heritage Day and What is the event all about?

The Road to Success is Often a Winding path Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America (VHPA) has been celebrating Hindu...

Lauding City of Compton offering free yoga, Hindus urge all California cities to follow

Hindus have commended City of Compton in California for announcing free yoga classes for residents. To be held in...

Mahwah Hindu Temple Draws Thousands

MAHWAH, N.J. — In the eight years since the Hindu Samaj Temple opened in Mahwah , it’s attracted thousands...

300 Yoga Enthusiasts and Practitioners Attend Yoga Day Celebrations at MIT

CAMBRIDGE, MA—Approximately 300 yoga enthusiasts and practitioners attended the International Day of Yoga celebrations at MIT’s Kresgie Lawn in...

New York’s Rubin Museum organises “Rain and Ritual” exhibition: Showcases Hindu deities

Rubin Museum of Art in New York is exhibiting various Hindu deities in its “Rain and Ritual” exhibition, which...

Hindu temple in Greater Toronto installing 50’ Lord Hanuman statue

Vishnu Mandir, a Hindu temple in Richmond Hill in Greater Toronto area established in 1979, is installing a 50...

University of Missouri “inclusive terminology” guide ignores Hinduism

Hindus are upset at University of Missouri (Mizzou) ignoring Hinduism in its “inclusive terminology” guide for “learning about inclusive...

Washoe County issues Proclamation on Zed led weekly inter-religious dialogue crossing 5 years

Washoe County Commission issued a Proclamation on June 21 on “Faith Forum”, a highly popular one-of-a-kind weekly multi-faith dialogue...

UN Headquarters Lights Up for Yoga!

There is a tremendous amount of excitement at the United Nation Headquarters in New York for the International Day...

Want Diwali Postal Stamp In USA, Sign GHHF Petition

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Activist and Author Urges Western Scholars to Respect Sacred Traditions of Hindus

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World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

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​Dharma Civilization Foundation – Experience the Magic of “Shanti”

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Mention to Hindu Lord Krishna removed from new “X-Men: Apocalypse” trailer

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“Largest Hindu Temple in N. America” under construction near Vancouver

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Canadian Hindu Society of Saskatchewan hosts banquet to connect with the community

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

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

US-based Hindu leader welcomes Pakistan’s move to declare holiday on Holi and Diwali

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Hindus concerned at cow’s head left at Hindu sanctuary in Pennsylvania

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Hamilton Hindus celebrate a year of Lord Balaji

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World’s largest military medical center offers Hindu meals on request

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Hindus to re-seek Oklahoma Capitol Hanuman monument if Constitution changes

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Hindus flock to Orange Coast College Prayer Room Idea

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at Lehigh University

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Udit Shah from Canada Writes To Indian PM ​Narendra Modi

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Hindu statesman Rajan Zed inducted into Advisory Board of Interfaith Peace Project

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Hindus welcome launch of “meditation rooms” in University of Minnesota

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Lauding Cullman Schools on introducing yoga, Hindus urge yoga in all Alabama schools

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Hindus welcome Georgia baseball team adopting yoga

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World’s largest folk art museum to showcase Hindu Lord Brahma Shrine

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Nevada’s Sparks City Council starts day with ancient Hindu mantras

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Duke University opens Hindu prayer room

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Diverse religious leaders urge New York’s Whitesboro Village to change emblem

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Hindu temple rises in Groton to meet growing community

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Hindu Human Rights Highlights Plight of Kashmiri Hindus

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Amsterdam airport carries Hindu vedas for passengers

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Louisiana ball apologizes to dismayed Hindus over parading of Hindu gods

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Hindus criticize Coldplay-Beyoncé video for trivializing Hinduism

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JetBlue Brings Yoga Classes To JFK’s Airport This Week

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Oscar nominated short features Hinduism, grabs media attention

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Life & teachings of the great master Sri Ramakrishna

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Hindu “Maha Shivarathri Yathra” will travel 8 km in South Africa, praying for all

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[GHHF] Savetemples International Documentary Film FestivalOn “My Native Place – My Ancient Temple – Past & Present”

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Exclusive “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at Columbia University

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Colorado Hindu temple consecrating deities with 3-day elaborate ancient rituals

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Jhunjhunwala Family Donates $500,000 To Ekal Vidyalaya

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A college in USA’s New Hampshire has a Hindu temple and Hindu student organisation

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World Hindu News – 03 Jan 2016

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Gurdwara in US vandalised with anti-IS graffiti

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Indian-American couple gift $4.4 mn to set up Dharma Studies centre

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Hindus urge Turkey to portray Hinduism appropriately in textbooks

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Morrisville Hindu temple becomes pilgrimage destination

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Former Boy Scouts building soon be Hindu Temple in Wisconsin

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Smithsonian exhibiting “Devi: The Great Goddess”

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@USAHindus4TRUMP #HindusforTRUMP

Please Follow On Twitter & Share https://twitter.com/USAHindus4Trump #HindusForTrump Source: World Hindu News (WHN)


NYC demonstration against atrocities on Hindus by Islamist’s in Pakistan, Bangladesh

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World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) Appeal: Donation for Tamil Nadu Flood Victims

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Ami Bera, Tulsi Gabbard’s Vote on Bill Restricting Syrian ​Muslim ​Refugees​ in America​

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Indo-Caribbean diaspora will miss Iconic Hindu Leaders from India & US: Dr. Vishnu Bisram

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Hindu prayers sought in British schools

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Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard’s 2015 Diwali Greeting

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Students celebrate Hindu festival

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy BhaiDooj”

​Narain Katariaji ​Brief Biography

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Vedic Institute Of Canada – Happy Deepawali

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

Narainji Kataria – An Iconic Hindu Activist: Prakash Waghmare

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dhanteras”

  World Hindu News Wishes All  “Happy Dhanteras”

In Memoriam: Arun Agrawal, VHPA Member & Raagmaala Founder

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​Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) on sad demise of Sri Narain Kataria

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(Inc. Funeral Information) “Narainji was ‘Bal Thakare’ of Tri-State area” – Prakash Waghmare

Excerpts from Prakash Wagmare email to WHN: With deep sadness and sorrow, I share a heartbreaking news that my...

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

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​Hindu Americans Gather in Southern California to Celebrate Hindu Festival Kumbh Mela

Norwalk, CA – On October 24th, Kumbh Mela USA returned to Norwalk, California for yet another grand celebration of...

“​Narain Kataria ji was a fearless Hindu we all need to be proud of” – ​Satya

With deep sadness and heart break I would like to report Narain Kataria ji who fought for India, justice...

“Narain Kataria’s life was an example for all Hindus to follow” – Justice for Hindus

Anyone involved in Hindu activism has heard of Narain Kataria.  Mr. Kataria was undoubtedly the pioneer of Hindu political...

In memoriam: Sad news of Narain Kataria’s demise

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“We Lose a Respectable Hindu Hero, Narain Kataria Dies At 85” – Hindu Existence Forum

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Narain Kataria – The Great Hindu Warrior, Passes Away

Narain Kataria who fought for India, justice for Hindus is no more. Current information is he passed away during...

Hindu prayer area opens at university

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WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 30, 2015

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Dallas-Fort Worth Hindus to Celebrate Grand Diwali Mela

DALLAS/FORT WORTH, TEXAS, October 30, 2015 (DFW Diwali Mela): On October 31, 2015, the DFW Indian Cultural Society is...


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

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Control of Hindu Temples and Temple Funds, Stephen Knapp Book Opens Our Eyes

The Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment Act of 1951 allows State Governments and politicians to take over thousands of...

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...


Chile Approved Establishing the National Day of Yoga

CHILE, September 29, 2015 (Cooperativa): With 83 votes in favor and 17 abstentions, the House of Representatives approved the...

Hindu Worship Society in Houston is organizing Shri. Ramashiri

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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...

Announcement for Diwali at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Interview of Tapan Ghosh, Founder Hindu Samhati, with Ashok Vyas, Program Director of ITV

Enclosed herewith please find a video link of  conversation of  Shri Tapan Kumar Ghosh, Founder Hindu Samhati,  with Ashok Vyas, Program Director...

[GHHF] Seminar on Repeal of Endowment Act in Vishakapatnam on Oct 10 was a Great Success. Walkathon to Protect Cow well Attended

 Seminar on Repeal of Endowment Act in Vishakapatnam on Oct 10 was a Great Success. Walkathon to Protect Cow...