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Hindus urge Edinburgh Council to defund Edinburgh International Festival for trivializing Hindu gods

Upset Hindus are urging The City of Edinburgh Council to halt the funding to Edinburgh International Festival (EIF) for...

Upset Hindus seek apology from Mondelēz for non-disclosure of beef in its various snacks

Upset Hindus worldwide are seeking official apology from Mondelēz International Inc., “one of the world’s largest snacks companies” headquartered...

Upset Hindus urge Minneapolis yoga mat firm withdraw Lord Ganesha mat & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Minneapolis headquartered “luxury” yoga mat firm “Big Raven Yoga” for immediate withdrawal of yoga mat...

Hindus push for “multi-beneficial” yoga in all Wales schools

Hindus are urging that all Wales (UK) schools should urgently adopt yoga as a part of their curriculum, providing...

Atrocities on Hindus in Pakistan

By: Prakash Mehta, President, Hindu Council of Australia. On behalf of the Hindu community of Australia, we would like...

University of Auckland attempts to muzzle Hindu voice seeking “Hindu Prayer Room”

University of Auckland (UoA) has asked distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed to take his media release down “immediately” from...

Hindus urge Estonian National Opera to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

  Hindus are urging prestigious Estonian National Opera (Rahvusooper Estonia) in Tallinn to withdraw “La Bayadère” ballet; scheduled for April 09-June...

HinduPACT co-sponsors Capitol Hill Event to Highlight Kashmir Moving Forward Post-Article 370 Abrogation

Hindu Policy Research and Advocacy Collective (HinduPACT), an initiative of World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) and  Global Kashmiri...

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Western Australia

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at University of Western Australia (UWA), a public research...

Hindus critical of footballer Roy Keane for passing blame of his “worst performance” to yoga

Hindus have strongly criticized Irish footballer Roy Keane who seemed to be blaming yoga for his “worst performance” when...

Nottingham brewery apologizes after Hindu protest over goddess Kali image on beer

Langley Mill (Nottingham, England) based Bang the Elephant (BTE) Brewing Co. has apologized after Hindu protest over using Hindu...

Penang Hindu Association Appeal for House-calls Vaccination Programme for the Elderly and Invalid

Kudos to the Penang Government for launching the ‘walk-in’ vaccination programme for the senior citizens at various vaccination centres...

Hindus urge Valencia Les Arts to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

  Hindus are urging Les Arts (Reina Sofía Palace of the Arts) in Valencia (Spain) to withdraw “La Bayadère”...

Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth

Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth   Ganga Dussehara, also known as Gangavataran, is a popular Hindu festival...

Upset Hindus urge Nordstrom to withdraw insensitive “Brahmin” cow leather handbags

  Hindus feel that associating luxury handbags made of cow leather with “Brahmin” was very inappropriate; and are urging...

Alexander Duff: The real culprit who ruined our education system

  It was not just Lord Macauley who did so We have heard countless times how this Lord Macauley...

WHY INDIA?- Christian groups, missionaries making the most out of pandemic

Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ’! This is what they...

‘Charity Garba Night’ in Australia for Covid-19 India relief fund

Covid-19 has crippled the world and like other nations of the world, India has been severely affected by it. The...

Samachar Manyata Association for Research and Training (SMaRT) Website Launched

One of the biggest tragedies of independent India has been monopolization of the narrative space by subscribers of one...


Dr Clifford Rampaul– A passionate Hindu religious ,social activist passes away

Dr. Maniram ‘Clifford’ Rampaul—A passionate spiritual and social activist, humble to the very end. By PARAS RAMOUTAR. A Hindu...

Upset Hindus urge Brazil firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha beer growlers and apologize

  Upset Hindus are urging Curitiba (Paraná, Brazil) based Siphon Growlers to apologize and withdraw beer growlers displaying images...

VHPA statement on the passing of Anjleebahen Pandya

  The Following statement was issued by the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)   Vishwa Hindu Parishad of...

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...

On its 50 th. Anniversary, World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) has inaugurated it’s very first dedicated Hindu Center in the US

October 31, 2020   On October 24, 2020, the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) inaugurated its first Hindu Center...

“The India Unity Day – Rastriya Ekta Diwas” , Virtual celebration on Oct. 31, 2020 Saturday

“The India Unity Day – Rastriya Ekta Diwas” , Virtual celebration on Oct. 31, 2020 Saturday Please find herewith...

Trinidad Hindus observe Nau Raatri With Reverence

PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, October 20, 2020 (HPI by Paras Ramoutar): Amid the dreaded Covid-19 Pandemic, Hindus in Trinidad and Tobago,...

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...

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...

Trinidad and Tobago Indian High Commission commemorated 175 Indian Arrival Day

By PARAS RAMOUTAR PORT-OF-SPAIN: There were no floats, regalia , religious or cultural progarmmes to mark the 175th Indian...

VHPA condemn the brutal killing of George Floyd,calls for racial justice, equality, and civil rights

Hindu Policy Research and Advocacy Collective USA (HinduPACT USA), an initiative of World Hindu Council of America (VHPA), 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...

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...

NAMASTE going global: Salil Gewali

A greeting is the first spark that ignites the relationship between two individuals. Tibetans stick out their tongues in...

Historic Hindu temples shut down in Harare due to COVID-19 pandemic

Both the Hindu temples in Harare (Zimbabwe)—Ridgeview Shree Omkar Mandir and Cameron Street Shree Omkar Mandir—have been shut down...


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...

Politics and the Amerindians of Guyana: Dr Kumar Mahabir and Jai Sears

Politics and the Amerindians of Guyana (Part 1 of 3) By Dr Kumar Mahabir and Jai Sears The Rupununi...

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...

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...

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...

Upset Hindus urge New Jersey apparel firm to withdraw Lord Ganesh underwear & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Clifton (New Jersey) headquartered apparel label Customon for immediate withdrawal of a thong and panty...

Trinidad celebrates Diwali with fervor, engagement with the national citizenry: Paras Ramoutar

Port-of-Spain: Trinidad and Tobago was alight with  thousands of deyas as the nation observed the 174 Divali celebration on...

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...

Trinidad audience enthralled with Indian version of , “Romeo and Juliet”: Paras Ramoutar

Trinidad audience enthralled with Indian version of , “Romeo and Juliet” By PARAS RAMOUTAR. It was executed with cinematic...

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...

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...

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...

Sri Siva Vishnu Temple Holds Town Hall on Caribbean Hinduism

image: WASHINGTON, DC, June 5, 2019 (HAF): Lanham, Maryland’s Sri Siva Vishnu Temple Center for Dharma Education hosted a town...

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...

Trinidad becoming a despotci state, says Hindu leader

By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain: Several high-profiled Hindus are being targeted by the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, according to...

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...

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...

Desecration of Hindu Temple a Hate Crime

The World Hindu Council of America strongly condemns the vandalism at the Hindu mandir in Louisville, Kentucky. The Swaminarayan...

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),...

Hindus welcome naming crater on Pluto’s largest moon Charon after Revati

Hindus have welcomed the naming of a crater on Charon, Pluto’s largest and far-flung moon, after Revati, which finds...

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...

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...

Trinidad Hindus Observe Nau Raatri with Great Enthusiasm

Paras Ramoutar, special to HPI PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, October 12, 2018 (Paras Ramoutar): Even though they came here 173 years...

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 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 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

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 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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[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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

January Newsletter

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



‘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...

[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...


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,...

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...

Trinidad Tobago Hindus: Saragarhi Film Receives Applause in Parliament

Saragarhi film receives applause in Parliament On Tuesday 14th November 2017, the British Parliament resounded to a thunderous round of...

“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...

Free Yoga for Mexico’s Boys and Girls to Ward off Fear from Earthquake

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, September 23, 2017 (El Universal, translated from Spanish): After adults or children have a traumatic experience,...

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...

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

Click on the flyer for more information Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

Upset Hindus seek withdrawal of Brazil’s Lord Vishnu beer

Upset Hindus have urged Brazil based Cervejaria Colorado to apologize and withdraw its Indian Pale Ale beer carrying the...

Rajiv Malhotras Interview: Persecution of Hindu Gurus Who Challenge Hinduphobia

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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,...

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  ...

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...

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...

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 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

Click on the flyer for more information Source: Indo American News

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...

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 felt TV star Farrah Abraham’s wearing bindi at MTV Awards was “inappropriate”

Hindus have described; the American reality TV personality Farrah Abraham’s appearance at “2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards” in...

Hindu Satsangam members analyze Hindu philosophy through the lens of American movies

This past year, the Princeton Hindu Satsangam, a group that seeks to foster a Hindu community through social 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...

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,...

German researchers find Yoga helpful for patients with Ulcerative Colitis

A team of Germany’s University of Duisburg-Essen researchers found that patients with ulcerative colitis, a chronic inflammatory bowel disease,...

Brazil’s Ministry of Health Incorporates Ayurveda, Chiropractic, Yoga and Shantala

BRAZIL, March 17, 2017 (Globo.com): An ordinance of the Ministry of Health, published on Tuesday (March 28) in the...



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...

Sri Aurobindo Conference – May 4 to May 5

Source: Hindu University of America

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...

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...


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


Admissions Open at Hindu University of America

staff@hua.edu |  www.hua.edu |  407-275-0013 5200 Vineland Road, Suite #120, Orlando, FL 32811      Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

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)*...

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...

Greetings – Happy Diwali !!

HINDU UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA staff@hua.edu |  www.hua.edu |  407-275-0013 5200 Vineland Road, Suite #120, Orlando, FL 32811      Source: Hindu University of America

Hindu Pride Festival Oct 15 New Jersey US Invite

Source: World Hindu News (WHN)

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi”

An American dancer inspired by Hindu rituals and mythology helped shape modern dance

Ruth St Denis blended her fascination for exoticism and spirituality with dance. Image credit:  New York Public Library She...

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...

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...

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...


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...

GHHF Invitation “Spiritual Discourse: Path of a Seeker ” By Swami Abhishek Chaitanya Giri-Sun,Jun 12 – 5PM-6:30PM

Invites you to attend “Spiritual Discourse: Path of a Seeker (English)” By Swami Abhishek Chaitanya Giri Sun,Jun 12...

Invitation to Attend VHPA’s Hindu Heritage Day planning meeting

​ Dear Members & Well-wishers of VHPA: Namaste, With the help of our many supporters, we are making tremendous...

Yoga road trip documenting yoga in America

Yoga Journal, in partnership with Gaia, is hosting the “Live Be Yoga Tour”—a six-month cross-country tour documenting yoga in...

The social service wings of RSS played a big role in BJP’s rise to power: Yale professor

But the more visible, dramatic, and violent tactics associated with Hindu nationalism has received more attention, feels Tariq Thachil....

VHPA Condolence Message On The Passing Away Of Buddhisagar Vadilal Sukhadia

VHPA Message:   It is with a sense of sadness that we inform you of the passing away of...

Vedic Preacher Suresh Vyas S Message On California Textbooks Omitting India

Suresh Vyas​ wites: The Western world, who has deliberately chosen to repeatedly bang the Vedic dharma or Hindus on...

Only Donald Trump Can Save Humanity, Says Hindu Group, Holds Puja For Him

  A dozen members of the group lit a ritual fire and chanted mantras for Donald Trump. (AFP photo)...

American Hindu leader welcomes India’s plan to promote yoga with Julia Roberts as face of campaign

Indian government is planning global campaign to promote India with Oscar winner Hollywood star Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), as...

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA presents “Then and Now”

Date: May 7, 2016 Time: 7:30pm Venue: Rose & Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center Address: 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr....

World Hindu Newsletter – 03 May, 16

Ancient Hindu temple reopens after 27 years in Kashmir Lord Ganesha exhibit in England’s Bowes Museum Veteran RSS stalwart...

Hindus want health plans to cover yoga

Hindus are asking health insurance plans to cover multi-faceted yoga, thus making it more accessible and affordable. Hindu statesman...

Why I Admire Hindu Mahasabha Of America – The American ‘Hindu Lone Star’

In the late 2011, during one of the visits to a Hindu community reception in Houston, I was refereed...

Summer is here – Here are this year’s VHPA Family Camps

VHPA camps have been running continuously since 1979 www.vhp-america.org ✉ info@vhp-america.org ☎ 516-935-0002   UPCOMING CAMPS Vivekananda Family Camp...

Hindu temples in British Ceylon

By KAMALIKA PIERIS April 5, 2016, 6:16 pm The British rulers gave special recognition to the three religions that...

Hindu Americans Oppose Textbook Edits by Curriculum Commission

Over 100 Hindu Indian Americans gathered March 24 in Sacramento, Calif., to oppose the California Department of Education Instructional...

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

CAMBRIDGE, MA— Rajiv Malhotra, a Hindu activist and author, urged American and Western scholars to respect sacred traditions of...

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Happy Gudi Padwa”

Hindu temple with 22’ Hanuman opening in affluent Chicago suburb

An about 39,000 square foot white-marble Hanuman Mandir of Greater Chicago is reportedly opening in Glenview, an affluent northern...

“Beti Bachao – Beti Padhao” event jointly hosted by ‘Ekal Vidyalaya’ and ‘Indian Consulate’

“Beti Bachao – Beti Padhao” event jointly hosted by ‘Ekal Vidyalaya’ and ‘Indian Consulate’. Your extensive reporting (with the...

A great article written by Parth Parihar – General Secretary of Hindu Students Council

  KARAN KAPOOR VIA GETTY IMAGES Pakistani journalist Shaan Khan’s piece “What’s Really Behind India’s Rape Crisis,”published this Friday...

Invitation: ​5th Annual Hindu Mandir Priests’ Conference, Los Angeles CA, June 24-25th, 2016

II Om Namo Shivaya, Narayanaya Namah, Namo Arihantaya, Buddham Sharanam Gachhami, Sat Sri Akal II Hindu Mandir Priests’ Conference...

Book @ Amazon.com “Racial Discrimination on Indian Student in Texas University”

  Racial Discrimination On International Student in a Texas University    By    Subho Chakraborty   A shocking tale...

​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...

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

March 07, 2016 11:37 AM   Punjab News Express NEVADA : A new Hindu Temple and Cultural Centre in...

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

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

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

 World’s largest military medical center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) in Bethesda (Maryland, USA), reportedly offers specialty...

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World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Maha Shivaratri”

Reminder : Maha Shivratri Celebration – Sunday, 06 March 2016

Atmiya Parijan,   Gayatri Pariwar of Houston cordially invites you to the grand celebration of Maha Shivratri, with heart...

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

Details of the picture attached: Just before the Hindu invocation, from left to right are—Councilmember Ed Lawson, Councilmember Ron...

Duke University opens Hindu prayer room

Two new interfaith prayer rooms were reportedly launched in prestigious Duke University (DU) in Durham (North Carolina) last week....

Interfaith Session to Be Held at Hindu Temple

Interfaith Interconnect will present the February Religion Chat at the Hindu Community and Cultural Center, 1232 Arrowhead Avenue Livermore...

Amsterdam airport carries Hindu vedas for passengers

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Netherlands’ largest and one of the world’s leading airports; carries Bhagavad-Gita, Vedas and other Hindu holy...

[GHHF] Benign Dictatorship Needed Stop the Potential Hindu Genocide

Two-Nation Theory Implementation or Benign Dictatorship Needed Stop the Potential Hindu Genocide ~~*~~ The only way to make...

Oscar nominated short features Hinduism, grabs media attention

“Sanjay’s Super Team,” an animated short featuring Hinduism and directed by Sanjay Patel, received a nomination for animated short...

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

 Savetemples International Documentary Film Festival On “My Native Place – My Ancient Temple – Past & Present” ~~*~~ With...

Exclusive “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at Columbia University

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at Columbia University, a world-class educational institution in Upper...

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

Shri Shirdi Saibaba Temple of Rockies in Centennial (Colorado) is organizing elaborate Maha Kumbhabhishekam and Pran Pratishtha ceremonies from...

US president Barack Obama carries around Lord Hanuman figurine in pocket

  In a live post-State of the Union interview with Ingrid Nilsen, American YouTube personality, from the East Room...

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...

Hindus upset over Fortune cover depicting Bezos as Lord Vishnu

Hindus are upset over the cover of January one international edition of American business magazine Fortune which juxtaposes image...


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  ...

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

  An Indian-American couple has gifted $4.4 million to the Graduate Theological Union (GTU) of Berkeley to establish and...

Hindus are urging Iceland to help raise a Hindu temple

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that in view of their considerable number, Iceland...

Hindu Flags Burned in Queens

By SHIRLEY WITHERSPOON A Woodhaven Queens, New York home was the target of a racist act of vandalism on America’s...

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

Hindu  West Alliance is organizing two demonstrations in New York city today, Saturday, Dec 5th starting at 1 PM EST,...

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

World Hindu Council of America Inc. (VHPA) Seva (Social Services) Office 10062 Noceto Way, Boynton Beach, FL 33437 561-244-5813; vp_seva@vhp-america.org; www.vhp-america.org  ...


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

Indo-Caribbean diaspora will miss Iconic Hindu Leaders from India & US: Dr. Vishnu Bisram Ashok Singhal, an iconic Hindu...

ALL for the devotional duties that World Hindu News is discharging in the service of Hindus: Dr.R.V.Reddy

May God bless you   ALL for the devotional duties that World Hindu News is discharging in the service of...

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...

Hindu prayers sought in British schools

Hindus want Hindu prayers to be included in the daily acts of collective worship in British schools. The current...

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard’s 2015 Diwali Greeting

Here is a link to Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard’s 2015 Diwali Greeting. Please let us know if you would like...

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”

​Narain Katariaji ​Brief Biography

Narain Katariaji  ​Brief Biography Narain Kataria was born on February 15th, 1930 in Sukkur, Sind in an undivided India. At a very...

Narain Kataria cremation ceremony amid family, friends and community

  Amid the family, friends and community,  in the midst of prayers and tears of all those who have...

Narain Kataria, the way I knew him: Gaurang Vaishnav

Sometimes, some of us would get upset with a person who might not play the game by the rules...

Well deserved tributes from worldwide well wishers for Narain Kataria

“Narain Kataria , one man army , working  fearlessly and tirelessly for last  forty years for galvanizing  Hindus  to uphold...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Diwali”

Narainji Kataria – An Iconic Hindu Activist: Prakash Waghmare

It is shear heart breaking to know that Iconic Hindu Activist, Shri Narainji Kataria is no longer with us....

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Dhanteras”

  World Hindu News Wishes All  “Happy Dhanteras”

In Memoriam: Arun Agrawal, VHPA Member & Raagmaala Founder

Namaste   It is with a heavy heart that we share the news of the dehant of a very dear friend...

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

 Nov 4, 2015 DEEPEST CONDOLENCES FROM VISHVA HINDU PARISHAD ON SAD NIDHAN OF SHRI NARAIN KATARIAJI (USA) As the...

(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

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

“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

A great fighter, yoddha, for dharma is no more with us. Narain Kataria ji has been an indefatigable activist...

Hindu prayer area opens at university

Princeton University has opened its first Hindu prayer area, providing permanent space for a temple for goddess Saraswati, musical...

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

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

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

जय सिया राम, I am pleased to inform you that Hindu Worship Society in Houston is organizing श्री रामाक्षरी on Saturday,...

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...

[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...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Navratri ”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Navratri ” 

Armed White Supremacists Plan Anti-Muslim Protests Outside 28 Mosques Across US

Protestors shouted at an anti-Muslim rally outside a Phoenix, Arizona, mosque last May. Similar protests are scheduled at 28...

WHN Global Newsletter – Oct 10, 2015

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

Invaitation – Houston, TX_ 9-day Ramayana Parayana during Navaratri!

जय सिया राम, As you know, Navaratri will begin on 13th October. These 9 days are considered very pious...

The festival of Diwali what is it and how to get it into schools

Hindu Students Association International is now working with several other NYC based Hindu Organizations to get the Hindu holiday...

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...

Hindu worshipers flock to parade in Flushing, New York

Thousands of Hindu worshipers assembled at the Sri Maha Vallabha Ganapati Devasthanam Temple at 45-57 Bowne St. in Flushing...

Sanskrit chants from Dublin Sanskrit college welcomed PM Modi

PM Modi with Irish school children in Dublin THESE CHILDREN ARE FROM THE SANSKRIT SCHOOL IN DUBLIN. LINK TO...


Hindus find Selena’s “Om” thigh tattoo “out of line”

Hindus have described American actor/singer Selena Gomez’s reported new “Om” tattoo on her upper left thigh as highly “irreverent...

Indians Adore Modi: 87% have a “Favorable” View

UNITED STATES, September 17, 2015 (Pew Research): One year after history-making political change swept the country, Indians’ fervor for...

Saints, Scientists, Yogis and Experts Convene At Global Dharma Conference

GDC Day 1 GDC Day 2 GDC Day 3 Source: WHN Media Network


Sewa International Houston Fundraising 2015

H E L P ‘ 1 5 Sewa International Houston Annual Fundraiser 2015 Help every life prosper. Yes, we need you...

​DharmaTV launched to coincide with Global Dharma Conference

​ DharmaTV launched to coincide with Global Dharma Conference DharmaTV – an Internet based TV channel to promote Hindu...

‘I Never Expected Racism to Happen to Me’, Says Sikh Victim of Racial Attack

Indian American businessman Inderjit Singh Mukker of Darien, Ill., was the victim of a racially-motivated assault Sept. 9. “He...

Why Swami Vivekananda still matters

Modern India rests upon the inspiration that Swami Vivekananda awakened over a hundred years ago. His life and teachings...

Satya Dosapati & Tapan Ghosh Talks on Tuktuki campaign at Global Dharma Conference

Please take few minutes to view this short talk at Dharma Conference in NJ  on how activists worldwide worked...

Rajan Zed received warm welcome in New Jersey, Connecticut & Rhode Island

Details of the picture attached: Rajan Zed (middle) at Hartford Seminary in Connecticut with its President Dr. Heidi Hadsell...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Ganesh Chaturthi ”

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

Tapan Ghosh, Founder of Hindu Samhati in New York

TAPAN GHOSH, FOUNDER OF HINDU SAMHATI IN NEW YORK ON SEPTEMBER 15TH AT 06:30 P.M. Tapan Ghosh is the...

[GHHF] Invited to attend the launching of Bhaarat Today TV Channel September 12, 2015 in USA

Invited to attend the launching of Bhaarat Today TV Channel September 12, 2015 in USA   You are all cordially...

Hindu statesman Zed awarded at “Global Dharma Conference” in New Jersey

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed was honored with “Pride of Dharma Award” at Global Dharma Conference in Edison (New...

Magnificent and majestic Marakata (Emerald) Hanuman Temple was inaugurated in Dallas Texas USA

Magnificent and majestic Marakata (Emerald) Hanuman Temple was inaugurated in Dallas Texas USA by Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda...

VHP emerges as the most powerful voice of Hindus abroad

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), perceived as the most militant Hindu outfit in India fighting for the Ram Mandir, vigorously...

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA – Happy Teacher’s Day!

      Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA 25 Years 1.5 Million Children 54,000 Villages Salute to Ekal Acharyas! Education...

1 Wk to Go – GDC 2015 – Over 50 Speakers, Experts and Performers Confirmed!

1 Week to Go for Global Dharma Conference 2015!   Special For College/Grad Students – $50 (whole weekend, including food,...

Tulsi Gabbard has a Janmashtami message

  On the occasion of Janmashtami today, US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has wished Happy Janmashtami to all. In a...

[GHHF & SDF] Dr. Subramanian Swamy speaking about Restoration of Hindu Temple in Dallas, Texas USA

Dr. Subramanian Swamy speaking about Restoration of Hindu Temple in Dallas, Texas USA   Dr. Subramanian Swamy, national...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Krishna Janmashtami”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Krishna Janmashtami” 

Resolutions unanimously passed at the 20th Annual Hindu Unity Day in New York on August 30, 2015

RESOLUTIONS  UNANIMOUSLY  PASSED AT THE 20TH ANNUAL HINDU UNITY  DAYIN NEW YORK  ON AUGUST 30, 2015 We hereby solemnly take a vow...

Two Hindu-American Women to Emcee ‘Never Forget’ Anniversaries: An Epic Call for Dharma and Harmony

By Patti Tripathi The largest Hindu students’ organization outside India is poised to host the historic Global Dharma Conference. The...

Michigan’s Hindu goddess temple erects tower

Devi Parashakthi Ma (Eternal Mother) Temple in Pontiac (Michigan, USA) has formally inaugurated its Rajagoupuram, a richly decorated 54-foot...

Hindu Memorial Day to highlight atrocities on Hindu populace in India

3422 Old Capitol Trail, Suite # 1764 Wilmington, DE 19808-6192 , USA, Tel. (832) 800-HMSA   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE...

London’s Victoria & Albert Museum to display Lord Vishnu on silk

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&AM) in London, which claims to be “world’s greatest museum of art and design”, will...

OFBJP Participation at the ICC Independence day celebration at Houston TX

OFBJP Houston was very pleased and proud to be a part of the Independence Day celebration last Sunday, Aug...

Zed urges Pope for religious coalition to fight mounting infidelity

Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has given a call to the leaders of various religions and denominations to put...

The Hollow, The Shallow And The Puffed -Up Intellectuals Of India – Aneeta Chakrabarty ​

THE HOLLOW, THE SHALLOW AND THE PUFFED-UP INTELLECTUALS OF INDIA Pigs may fly. Even Hell may freeze. But our...

Art Institute of Chicago to showcase Lord Krishna

The prestigious Art Institute of Chicago (AIC) is showcasing Lord Krishna in the “Gates of the Lord: The Tradition...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Nag Panchami”

  World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Nag Panchami” 

Gayatri Pariwar Houston – Rudra Abhishek

Atmiya parijan, Gayatri Pariwar Houston is conducting Rudra Abhishek every Monday from 6pm-7pm of Shravan month starting tomorrow 17Aug...

Maa Kali Awakening New York City

It’s a small but significant win for Dharma!  30 years ago Ma Kali was shown as blood thirsty Demoness in a...

WHITE SEEKING PEACE & BECOMES HINDUS by Stephanie Ellison

My name is Stephanie Ellison.  I am a Sanātani (Hindu) and have been for many years at varying levels. ...

​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...

Hindus criticize ban on yoga in Los Angeles parks & beaches

Hindus are critical of Los Angeles City Council’s recent reported decision of banning yoga, among other things, at public beaches...

Celebrating ’65 War Victory – By Brigadier(Retd) Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

AUM                        CELEBRATING ’65 WAR VICTORY                                By Brigadier(Retd) Chitranjan Sawant,VSM Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, Prime Minister of India ordered...

Guinness World Records recognises Dr. Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swami for Creating World History in Frisco, Texas

PRESS RELEASE A Mass Chanting for World Peace: Guinness World Records recognizes His Holiness Dr. Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji...

Invitation to Yazidi First Anniversary (Today); Hindu Memorial Day (August 15)

1ST ANNIVERSARY OF THE YAZIDI GENOCIDE HOST: Yazidi Community in Houston and Yazda Organization PHONE: 832-638-4348 WHEN: MONDAY, AUGUST...

Frisco’s Hindu Temple opens with world record

FRISCO — You’ll be hard pressed to find anything like it in the country, let alone in North Texas....

Hindu Group Calls For Religious To Fight Infidelity In Ottawa

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has called on the leaders of various religions and denominations to put up a joint...

On the Sacred Occasion of Guru Poornima – Enlighten the Hindu In You (VHPA)

AUM Gurur Brahma Gurur Vishnu, Gurur Devo Maheshvarah Guru Saakshaat Para-Brahmah, Tasmai Shri Gurave Namah.   I bow to...

Hindu holiday celebrated on the streets of St. Louis County

ST. LOUIS COUNTY • A chorus of upbeat song and dance reverberated through subdivisions here Sunday morning, as those who...

Hindus seek withdrawal of “ampm” posters linking cheeseburger with “Holy Cow”

A current promotional offer at “ampm” stores links a cheeseburger with “Holy Cow” and upset Hindus are calling it...

Oxford University digitizes old paintings of Hindu gods

University of Oxford has posted digital versions of 110 Kalighat paintings of Hindu deities and others from 19th-century Calcutta on...

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Guru Purnima”

World Hindu News Wishes All “Happy Guru Purnima”

Despite five attacks this year, Hindu temples in the US are growing in spirit and scale

If you read between the lines of the vandalized signboard in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, you’ll see more than just...

Hindus seek withdrawal of “ampm” posters linking cheeseburger with “Holy Cow”

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3-day Yoga Shibir

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  World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Hindu New Year”

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

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10,000 attend Holi Festival of Colors celebration in Milpitas

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

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OFBJP Volunteer opportunity for NRIs for Delhi Elections

Make Phone calls to Delhi (nos. will be provided) or help with research. Source: OFBJP 

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Hon. Indian PM Narendra Modi invites your ideas on International Day of Yoga

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American Hindu Association ~ $500 in exclusive coupon savings at Bon-Ton family of stores in your area

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PHRRP US Directors Visits Pakistani Hindu Refugee Camp In Rajasthan, Review Progress

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Hindu Mahasabha Of America Lauds Extermination of Gujarat Bound Islamic Terror Vessel by Indian Navy

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Program to Certify Volunteer Chaplains of the Hindu Faith To Be Held in Early January

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Applications Now Being Taken for HAF Congressional and Advocacy Internship, Summer 2015

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

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THE Tobago Hindu Society (THS) received a deed for four lots of land in Signal Hill from Tobago House...

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​200 Speakers are Set to Address 45 Sessions of 7 Conferences at World Hindu Congress 2014 @ New Delhi

Namaste.Thank You for your registration at World Hindu Congress 2014. We request you to forward below message to interested...

Invitation: Speaker of India’s Parliament, Lok Sabha, at Appreciation Event – (Edison) NJ 08837

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Secretary Kerry to Host Diwali Celebration

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Former Army Chaplain Now Heads Hindu Ministry at Georgetown

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

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