USA & CANADA – Highlights

Buddhist teacher to speak in Columbia on achieving peace

   Lama Ahbay Rinpoche, a renowned teacher of Tibetan Buddhism, is in Columbia through July 4, offering regular teachings...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in Philadelphia schools

Hindus are urging The School District of Philadelphia (SDP) in Pennsylvania to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy...

[GHHF] Sri Samaveda Shanumukha Sharma Discourses June 3-9 at Hanuman Temple

Sri Samaveda Shanumukha Sharma Discourses June 3-9 at Hanuman Temple     Source: GHHF

Hindu temple in Indiana concludes installation of murtis

Bharatiya Temple & Cultural Center (BTCC) of Greater Lafayette in West Lafayette (Indiana, USA) has completed traditional installation of...

Hindu deities form part of Los Angeles Getty Center’s China Cave Temples exhibition

“Cave Temples Of Dunhuang” exhibition continuing till September four at the renowned Getty Center in Los Angeles reportedly includes...

Lauding Charleston school for yearend yoga party, Hindus urge yoga in all S. Carolina schools

Hindus have commended Memminger Elementary School (MES) in Charleston (South Carolina, USA) for reportedly making yoga a major part...

Parade today will aim to boost interest – and funds – for Northampton Hindu temple scheme

A Hindu blessing ceremoy was held at land in Lings Way back in 2008. Eight years later the plans...

Virginia Commonwealth University to explore yoga’s effect on pregnancy depression

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Nursing will reportedly explore effect of yoga on depression during pregnancy. The US...

Responding to Zed’s complaint on underserving Hindus, BBC aims to be “fully inclusive”

Responding to Hindu statesman Rajan Zed’s complaint “Hindus seek fairness in programming at BBC”, British Broadcasting Corporation states that...

Invitation to 11th Annual Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference, Sep 16-18, 2016 in Atlanta

  Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference · P.O. Box 611, Iselin, NJ 08830 · (508) 875-0432 · www.myhmec.com · An...

Boston University researchers find Hatha Yoga promising in treating anxiety

Researchers at the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in Boston University (USA) have concluded that “Hatha yoga is...

New Staffordshire crematorium will cater for more Hindu funerals, inquiry told

A new crematorium that could be built within green belt land in South Staffordshire will cater for more Hindu...

Hindus seek fairness in programming at BBC

Hindus want British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to broadcast more Hindu programs, dedicating more hours to Hinduism.   According to...

The Hindu American Foundation Comes Under Fire From Activists For Helping Shape Hinduism! AddThis Sharing Buttons

The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) in collaboration with other Hindu Americans groups are working hard to eliminate the stereotypes...

Hindus urge Missouri Governor to sign yoga tax exemption

Hindus are urging Missouri Governor Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon to sign the measure exempting yoga classes from sales tax,...


[GHHF] Invites to attend Sri Kanaka Durgammavaru Kunkuma Puja on May 22, Frisco TX

Invites to attend Sri Kanaka Durgammavaru Kunkuma Puja on May 22, Frisco TX   Source: GHHF

Illinois’ Cook & Kane County boards & Rockford City Council opening with Hindu prayers

Meetings of Kane County Board, Cook County Board of Commissioners and Rockford City Council—all in Illinois (USA)—are opening with...

Hindu Students Council’s 25th Annual Camp

NEW YORK, USA, May 11, 2016 : Hindu Students Council (HSC), the largest Hindu youth organization in North America,...

Ramayana Mahayajna planned from May 20th at the Norwalk temple

Namaskaram,   Only two more weeks for the Ramayana Mahayajnam to start, please forward this email to your friends...