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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

Requests you to sign the PETITION to issue DIWALI Postal Stamp in USA   Diwali is celebrated all...


Hindus welcome idea of Meditation Room at Ohio University

Hindus have welcomed the reported efforts of planning an Interfaith Meditation Room at Ohio University (OU) campus in Athens...

The American Hindu behind BoycottAmazon: Rajan Zed’s crusades to save Hinduism

The one-man outrage industry is not new to controversy, or in creating controversies. TNM Staff| Monday, June 6, 2016...

County students honor teachers, Hindu culture

Chandru Acharya lights a lamp as JR Sandadi helps to commence the ceremony for teachers. (Submitted photo) On May...

Metropolitan Museum New York to exhibit Lord Krishna holding Mount Goverdhan

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York (MET), said to be one of the world’s largest and finest...