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Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund: A reminder

        Friends, You all know that Nepal has been hit with another devastating earthquake which prompted...

“Matching Donation” – Double Your Donation to Hindu Samhati

Namaskar,  I hope that you have been following the updates, both positive and negative, from West Bengal (sent by...

Hindu Heritage Endowment News – May 2015 HHE Newsletter

Planned Giving NewsletterMay 2015 Do you have questions about estate planning? Planned giving? Your will? Each month, we feature...

Chicagoland Hindu Temples Aim to Forge Common Platform

BENSENVILLE, Ill. Representatives of Chicagoland Hindu temples were hosted by “Hindu Mandir’s Executive Conference” (HMEC) committee of the Vishwa...

Pakistani court set free 97 Hindu bonded labourers

A Pak court has set free 97 Hindus, including women and children, who had been kept as bonded labourers...

Hindu University of America May 2015 Newsletter

  Hindu University of America A Unique Dimension of Hindu Thought & Traditions   Newsletter Issue: #5 May 2015...

Britain denies visas to Hindu activists

Will Indian govt ever dare deny visas to Christian missionaries and radical Jihadi preachers ? In fact, the Indian...

RSS questions US defence of Ford Foundation, Greepeace

Charging NGOs like Greenpeace and Ford Foundation with violating Indian laws, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on Sunday called US...

Fresh earthquake kills scores in Hindu Rashtra Nepal and India

A woman injured in an earthquake walks toward a hospital soon after the earthquake in Sankhu, Nepal. (Photographer: Navesh...

Govt. set to grant citizenship to Hindus from Bangladesh

Home Minister to submit a policy document to the Supreme Court soon. The BJP-led NDA government is set to...

Hinduism confronting, confusing remark upsets Hindus in Australia

Hindus are upset at Department of Education and Communities of New South Wales (NSW) Government in Australia describing Hinduism...

Joint multi-faith prayers helped tackle Ebola, Zed claims

Liberia has been declared as Ebola-free and distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed points out that multi-faith clergy praying together...

Senior BJP leader L K Advani received holy water from Katas Raj temple from Pakistan

Senior BJP leader L K Advani on Thursday received a pitcher of holy water from Katas Raj temple in Pakistan as...

Swami Chinmayananda Biopic Premieres in Los Angeles

Posters of “On a Quest,” a film on the life of Swami Chinmayananda, are seen in a movie theater....

Hindus worldwide laud New South Wales MP for swearing on Bhagavad-Gita

Hindus have applauded Nitin Daniel Mookhey for swearing on ancient Hindu scripture Bhagavad-Gita (Song of the Lord) on May...

Pakistan Hindus protest harassment by Muslim clansmen

Islamabad : The Hindu community in a town in Pakistan’s Sindh province staged a protest against alleged harassment by a local Muslim...

Tagore statue installation at Belgium’s Leuven Catholic University welcomed

A bronze bust of India’s Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was inaugurated in the Literary Garden of prestigious Katholieke...

Daily Inspiration: Hinduism – Surrendering to God

This feature is coordinated by The Post-Standard and InterFaith Works of CNY. Rev. Roberta YackelInterFaith Works of Central New...

Victoria Hindus to host Saturday fundraiser for Nepal relief

Shivaram Pariyar, centre, black handkerchief, walks through a quake-ravaged neighborhood near Katmandu’s long-distance bus depot on May 5.   Photograph...

Worldwide Hindus want Auckland Shiva statue to stay

Hindus worldwide want the newly installed Lord Shiva statue in rural Auckland (New Zealand) to stay. Distinguished Hindu statesman...

Construction of Malaysia’s first Hindu College to begin on May 14

Hindus worldwide have welcomed the reported groundbreaking plan of Malaysia’s first Hindu college, taking place on May 14 in...

Jharkhand : HJS team leaves for Nepal for relief work

Green signal being shown to the bus after ‘puja’ before leaving for Nepal Kataras (Jharkhand) : On 6th May in...

Team of Hindu activists led by HJS to go to Nepal for relief work

From left : Shri. Gururaj Prabhu, Shri. Nilesh Singbal and Shri. Ambrish Singh Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) : Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS)...

Hindus suggest display of Ganesha in Pomona’s Ganesha Park & Ganesha School emblem

Hindus are suggesting California’s City of Pomona to erect Lord Ganesha statue in its Ganesha Park and Pomona Unified...

Rudraksha: The Teardrops Of Lord Shiva

The word Rudraksha has its etymological beginnings in the two Sanskrit words “Rudra” and “Aksha” meaning Lord Shiva and Teardrops respectively....

Hindus end 30 days of fasting for family, prosperity

Devotees from Jai Mahakali Mandir perform their final ritual after three days of prayer at Naisoso, Nadi. The drone...

Principles of Hinduism must be practised

The widespread criminal activity and murders in the guise of xenophobia has called South Africans to strive as a...

RSS to join rescue, relief operations in Nepal

New Delhi : The RSS is all set to help in relief and rescue operations in earthquake-hit Nepal with its...

Distorting the meaning of Swastika

A student at the prestigious George Washington University (GWU) posted a swastika, which he acquired during his recent visit...

Hindu’s Holy Ramayana

This post is for the benefit of all those who associate the export of India’s popular culture only with...

Huge challenge to restore damaged temples

Nepalese civilians and police personnel clear rubble at the Narayan temple in Kathmandu Piled in the central courtyard of...


Kashmiri Hindus perform special prayers for resettlement in J-K

Kulgam, May 05 (ANI): The displaced Kashmiri Hindus living in migrant camps in Kulgam held special prayers for their...

In Nepal, Efforts Underway To Salvage Ancient Sites Damaged By Quake

 VIEW SLIDESHOW 1 of 2 Buddhist monks recover a statue of a Buddhist deity from a monastery at Swayambhunath. NIRANJAN SHRESTHA AP Swayambhunath...

Hindu Temple holds St. John’s vigil over Nepal earthquake

The Hindu Temple in St. John’s held a ceremony in support of people affected by the earthquake in Nepal,...

Benoa Bay reclamation : Unite to support Balinese Hindus

Illustration of Benoa Bay Reclamation Development or secret agenda ? Bali, Indonesia has been regarded as paradise on earth...

Nepal’s child goddess ‘Kumari’ unscathed in earthquake

Kathmandu : When the deadly earthquake battered Nepal last week, major temples in Kathmandu’ Darbar Square were razed to the...

Won’t allow townships for Kashmiri pandits : National Conference

Does National Conference think that Kashmir is their ancestral property ? Who is Omar Abdullah to speak about townships...

M.F. Hussain targets Hindus ever with his art

The first and the most common refrain in the defence of the perverse paintings of Hindu Gods, Goddesses, symbols and icons...

After Nepal earthquake #ThankYouPM trends on Twitter, PM counters saying it is our ‘Seva Parmo Dharma’ to help

A devastating earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday registering 7.9 on the Richter scale, leaving more than 3200 dead so...

Hindus Bear Loved Ones’ Bodies to Nepal Holy Site

On banks of Bagmati river, survivors perform somber rites for the dead after earthquake KATMANDU, Nepal—Harka Bahadur Joshi, a...

Marathon charity event at Hindu Cultural Society Temple helps raise £15k for Great Ormond Street

  Organised by Ramapeer Gaat Mandal West London, a 12-hour programme of music helped raise £15,000 for Great Ormond...

8 Years Of Distinct Hindu Baccalaureate Service Marked

One of its kind in the world, Hindu Baccalaureate Service (Dikshant Utsav) enters into eighth year on May third...

Jihadis attack Hindu village at Gazipur in Bangladesh

The miscreants fired several bullets in front of Bonogram Sree Sree Sodhonno Kripamoyee Kali Mondir. On the night of...

BJP Promises Indian Citizenship For Bangladeshi Hindu Refugees

Guwahati : Hindu refugees from Bangladesh will be given Indian citizenship if BJP comes to power in Assam in next year’s...

India will try to wipe Nepal’s tears: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs a high-level meeting in New Delhi following an earthquake in Nepal on Saturday.  ...

RSS sends its man to supervise Nepal rescue ops

  Sources said that RSS volunteers in Nepal and those from bordering districts of Uttar Pradesh and bihar have...

Dattatreya Hosabale to co-ordinate relief works via Nepalese wing of RSS

NEW DELHI: Senior RSS office bearer, Dattatreya Hosabale, has left for Nepal to co-ordinate relief activities through the Nepalese wing of the...

Shocking: US pastor says Nepali people should adopt Christianity, no need to rebuild temples 

Washingaton, April 27: In a shameful statement, a US pastor has said that Nepali people should not rebuild their...

Idea of Malaysia’s 1st Hindu college welcomed

Hindus have welcomed the reported groundbreaking plan of Malaysia’s first Hindu college, taking place on May 14 in Tapah...

Book Launch – “Origins of the Vedic Religion and Indus-Ghaggar Civilization”

Brief introduction:  The highly debated issue of the Aryan or proto-Indo-European language speaker’s homeland still is not reaching to...

High wave rocked Delhi for the demand of Hindu Homeland in Kashmir

Want separate homeland, not townships: Kashmiri Pandits Ravi S Singh | Tribune News Service | New Delhi |  May 3, 2015:: Kashmiri...

REMEMBERING SWAMI CHINMAYANANDA – Maria Wirth

Maria Wirth is a German and came to India for a holiday after finishing her psychology studies at Hamburg...

US varsity mulling ban on Hindu religious symbol swastika

The prestigious George Washington University here is contemplating a ban on swastika, a sacred symbol for Hindus and Buddhists,...

Hindu Endowments Board lends a helping hand

The Hindu Endowments Board (HEB) was officially formed on May 1, 1968 when the Hindu Endowments Act came into...

Row over Amarmath Yatra. VHP warns Hurriyat not to interfere Hindu Religious Rights.

Row over Amarmath Yatra. VHP warns Hurriyat not to interfere Hindu Rights.  Hindus may be allowed for 1 month for...

Nepal Earthquake Relief Appeal

Donate Generously   Sewa Appeal  Sewa Appeal – Update 1 (Apr 28, 2015)  Sewa Appeal – Original (Apr 26, 2015)  Frequently...

VHP offers to rebuild temples damaged in Nepal quake

Pravin Togadia at the VHP convention in Lucknow. Source: Express Photo by Pramod Adhikari) By: Press Trust of India | Allahabad...

Their last long wait : Ashes of thousands of Hindus mount up in Pakistan as families wait for visas

The ashes of thousands of Hindus, placed in small clay pitchers and covered with red and white clothes, are...

Distorting the meaning of Swastika

A student at the prestigious George Washington University (GWU) posted a swastika, which he acquired during his recent visit...

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

At a time of constant turmoil, mass killings, and natural disasters happening in different parts of the world, His...

Guinness World Records Recognizes Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji of Mysore for Mass Chanting Session of Hanuman Chalisa for World Peace

A four hour marathon mass chanting session led by His Holiness Dr. Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji, on 31st January...

Guinness World Records Recognizes His Holiness Dr. Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda

PRESS RELEASE Guinness World Records Recognizes His Holiness Dr. Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji for the Second Time in Three...

USCIRF – America’s global moral cop ignores rot in backyard

 15 It has become customary for the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) to deliver sermons to...

Kicking out Geelani’s Fatwa, Hindus will observe Full fledged Amarnath Yatra for 60 days

Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s Fatwa to Restrict Amarnath Yatra to 30 Days.  Kashmir is not Geelani, Hurriyat or Pakistan’s Paternal...

Support Nepal Through Ekal

    Support Nepal Through Ekal A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on 25th April, 2015 leaving many people...

Penang Hindu Association & five other Malaysian Organization forms Nepal Relief Committee

Dear Sir, RE:  CAMPAIGN TO COLLECT ESSENTIAL FOOD STUFFS, CLOTHING, DRINKING WATER, MEDICAL SUPPLIES, OTHER ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS AND CASH DONATIONS FOR THE...

20 Pictures Reveal Nepal’s Heartbreaking Earthquake Devastation

Mounting Damage  Mountains of debris have piled up in Nepal’s capital. Here, rescue workers search for survivors on Sunday...

​Nepal Earthquake: Hindu Seva, Christian Service and Islamic Dawah

Upananda Brahmachari | HENB | New Delhi & Kathmandu | April 30, 2015:: After being stranded by the major devastation...

Change.Org Campaign – Outlook Editor Must Issue Immediate Apology to Hon. Mrs. Smriti Irani

Please sign this petition, and forward to all your friends.https://www.change.org/p/editor-in-chief-outlook-apologize-to-mrs-smriti-irani-and-print-it-in-your-next-issue[ *NOTE: This is formal complaint against Outlook to be...

Mainstream English words with Sanskrit Roots – Sheril Nath

Mainstream English words with Sanskrit Roots Prati Shat (meaning for every hundred i.e percent)per centum (L)percent Root Sanskrit Word...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Islamic Invasion Of Europe—Going On

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Figures Of Religious Break-up Indian Population According To 2011 Census

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

Striking a Precise Balance: Kerala Hindu Immigrants open Temple in Southwest Houston

HOUSTON, TEXAS, April 24, 2015 (Houston Chronicle): Construction of Houston’s Sri Guruvayurappan Temple was anything but a standard Houston...

George Washington University About to Ban Religious Symbol from Campus

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2015 (Indian Panorama): George Washington University is gearing up to permanently ban from campus an...

Hindus Need To Be Religious To Be Able To Defend Themselves

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

Hindu Endowments Board lends a helping hand

The Hindu Endowments Board (HEB) was officially formed on May 1, 1968 when the Hindu Endowments Act came into...

Indian-American Vivek Murthy is US’s youngest surgeon-general, takes oath on Gita

Joe Biden pins an epaulet on the uniform of Vivek Murthy. (AP photo) Washington : At about the same time...

1265 Teenage Hindu Girls Abducted, forcibly converted to Islam and married to Muslims in Pakistan – Raj Kumar Wanjara, Human Rights Activists

1265 Teenage Hindu Girls Abducted, forcibly converted to Islam and married to Muslims in Pakistan – Raj Kumar Wanjara, Human Rights Activists...

Vol.94 – Patriots Speak:: 20-26 April 2015

Dear Enlightened Readers, It has been a difficult week, with some glimpses of hope, however, o Earthquake shook Nepal...

Panun Kashmir – Clarion Call to Unite on Margadarshan

DIVERSITY-USA STRONGLY ENDORSES PK DEMAND FOR A HOMELAND     In a hurriedly arranged special meeting of the Executives of...

Movie Made on Swami Chinmayananda

NEW YORK, U.S., April 11, 2015 (Indian Panorama by Chandni Trivedi): Swami Chinmayananda was one of the world’s most...

Hindus of Greater Houston Present 2015 Hindu Youth Awards

By Anant Desai HOUSTON: Six young Hindu’s received 2015 Annual Hindu Youth Award from Hindu’s of Greater Houston.  This year’s...

UP residents collect money for ‘dismantled’ Pak Hindu temple

AGRA: The Pakistan Supreme Court’s order on April 16 to restore a Hindu temple in KhyberPakhtunkhwa that was dismantled in 1997, and...

Where Sanskrit meets computer science

Proving the compatibility of Science and Sastras, Dr. P. Ramanujan headed a project on ‘Computational Rendering of Paninian Grammar’....

Hindus ask world to “wholeheartedly” support Nepal

Hindus have urged the world to “wholeheartedly” support Nepal in its recovery efforts from the devastating earthquake of April...

Browse or search, in Sanskrit!

Thanks to Ramanujan’s effort, one can now access Sastras through the computer. (This is the first of a two-part...

Protest : Denigration of Shrikrushna in South Park’s animated TV Show

Appeal against the denigration of Hindu Deity Shrikrushna in South Park’s animated TV Show (now sold on DVDs) through...

Students get cultured with smears of color for Rutgers’ ‘Holi Moli’

Photo by Michelle Klejmont |  About 1,800 students playfully emptied packets of powdered flower petals on themselves, their friends and strangers Friday...

HC issues rule over attack on Hindus in Gazipur  

The High Court has asked the authorities as to what steps have been taken over the attack on a...

Government to accept online visa applications from Pakistani Hindus

NEW DELHI: As a first step to grant Indian citizenship to nearly 60,000 Hindu refugees from Pakistan, government has...

An Urgent Appeal by Dr Pravin Togadia to Support India Health Line & Hindu Help Line To Help Earthquake affected Nepal

Prayag (Allahabad) / Lucknow / Delhi / Patna / Gorakhpur / Karnavati (Ahmedabad), April 26, 2015 On April 25,...

Only the Sanatana World View Can Save Hindus

Our sages said, ‘dharmo rakshati rakshitah’ – dharma protects one who protects dharma. Why Hindus continue to be persecuted...

AKSHAYA TRITIYA: DAY OF GOOD FORTUNE OF HINDUS

HINDUS CELEBRATE AKSHAYA TRITIYA, A HOLIDAY OF GOOD FORTUNE, WHERE CELEBRANTS OFTEN BUY GOLD, START BUSINESSES, AND GET MARRIED. Hindus around the...

Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund: Donate Generously

Gyan friends receiving this email outside North America are urged to send their donations to other charities that are...

Hindus ask health insurers to cover yoga

Hindus are asking health insurance companies to cover yoga in health plans. Calling including yoga in healthcare a “step...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – This Also Happens, Has Happened—In The State Of West Bengal

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

Hindu mantras open City Council of McFarland, made famous by Kevin Costner movie

Details of the picture attached: Just before the McFarland City Council Hindu invocation, from left to right are—City Manager...

BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir Hosts Women’s Conference

CHINO HILLS, CALIFORNIA, April 21, 2015 (India West): This year, BAPS hosted its ninth annual Women’s Conference that recently...

Auckland Gets New Zealand’s First Shri Ram Mandir

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND, April 15, 2015 (Indian Weekender): At 11 Brick Street in Henderson is the almost finished version...

Narendra Modi Listed on Time Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World”

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, April 16, 2015 (Time): HPI Note: When Time publishes its yearly list of most influential...

RSS now plans a cow welfare kumbh

‘We will continue to press for nationwide cattle slaughter ban’ The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh is planning to start a...

‘They beat him up and threw away his sacred thread’: Six held for attacks on Brahmins in Chennai

At least three incidents of attacks on elderly Brahmins which involved the forcible removal of their poonal (sacred thread)...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New Jersey’s Bridgewater schools

Hindus are asking New Jersey’s Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as...

Students celebrate Hindu festival

Clouds of color formed in the air as students simultaneously tossed up powders of purple, green, pink and yellow...

Another Hindu temple vandalised in US; an upside down cross spray-painted on door

Krishna Singh, who is on the temple’s board, said they discovered the graffiti last Monday. This is the third...

Splashes of color: Rooted in Hindu lore, Holi festival celebrates spring, fun and friendship

A group of girls at the Holi Festival show their smiles and colored powder just before the games and...

8 Iconic Moments From The Mahabharata That Resonate With All Of Us

The Mahabharata is one of India’s greatest epics, and is rife with lessons and adages, most of which are...

HINDU SCRIPTURES

HINDU SCRIPTURES   Sanskrit Literature Sanskrit literature can be classified under six orthodox heads and four secular heads. The...

Sanskrit fever grips Germany: 14 universities teaching India’s ancient language struggle to meet demand as students clamour for courses

Will Germans be the eventual custodians of Sanskrit, its rich heritage and culture? If the demand for Sanskrit and Indology...

Threat to Upananda Brahmachari and Dr. Togadia for dire consequences

O Hindus, let us unite so that no anti-Hindu force can dare to give any such threat to our...

Akshaya Trithiya and grace of Goddess Lakshmi

AKSHYA TRITHIYA-The day which is never lost in the lunar calendar. According to Hindu mythology, Akshaya Tritiya is one...

SC asks KP govt to get Hindu temple rebuilt

The order came after Additional Advocate General Waqar Ahmed told a two-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice...

How a German woman became Hindu : An Interview with Maria Wirth

What was originally planned as a trip to see Kerala’s wildlife, transmuted into a journey of spiritual discovery for...

The endless agony of HINDU GIRLS

Last year, I came across an article called, “The Plight of Hindu Girls in Bangladesh” that raised a few...

Vol.93 – Patriots Speak :: 13-19 April 2015

Dear Enlightened Readers, The week has its plus and minus points: • India -Canada strike N-deal; • Obama-Castro poise...

The unappreciated supercomputer Indian Prime Minister By Vishal V. Sharma

The unappreciated supercomputer Prime Minister By Vishal V. Sharma [Words: 2,134, Reading time: 11 to 14 minutes @150 to...

Call for papers- “Management’s Next Frontier- The Bharatiya Scriptures Applied” (13th – 14th June)

Respected, Greetings from Maharaja Agrasen University and Bharatiya Shikshan Mandal!   I feel privileged to introduce Maharaja Agrasen University, the fast upcoming private University in Himachal Pradesh establishedunder an independent Act namely Maharaja Agrasen University (Establishment & Regulation) Act, 2012 which was inaugurated byHon’ble President of India, Sh. Pranab Mukherjee on May 25, 2013. In a short span of two years the University has earned name and fame as an educational institution committed to provide qualityeducation to the youth aspiring for brilliant future careers in the fields of Engineering, Management, Journalism, Applied Sciences,Humanities and Pharmacy. In recognition of sustained endeavors of our University in providing professional education comparable tointernational standards, it has bagged the “CCI Technology Educational Excellence Award, 2014” conferred by GujaratTechnological University. Bhartiya Shikshan Mandal started its work in...

Hindu prayers to open both Nevada Senate & Assembly on April 17

Both Nevada State Senate and Nevada Assembly in Carson City will open with Hindu mantras on April 17, containing...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Netaji Mystery—Towards Some Way Out?

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

Observe International Yog Day on June 21 with full honour to ‘Om’

Upananda Brahmachari | HENB | Haridwar | April 18, 2015:: For making an utter humiliation of  Yog philosophy in the name...

Hindus concerned after vandalizing of Dallas Hindu temple

Hindus nationwide are highly concerned after reports of vandalizing of North Texas Hindu Mandir in Dallas, reportedly around April...

UK Based Khan threaten prominent Hindu Intellectual Upananda Brahmachari and VHP Chief Dr. Pravin Togadia for dire consequences

URGENT MATTER Some Khan in London from his Cell no. +44 1484-531866 has given threat to Upananda Brahmachari and...

Invitation for Publication of “Origins of the Vedic Religion and Indus-Ghaggar Civilisation”

Respected Sir, I cordially invite you to the publication ceremony of my latest research book “Origins of the Vedic Religion...

South African Hindu News Media Updates

From: www.maharajgroup.co.za (NPO: 139-297)   To Unsubscribe: PLEASE CLICK HERE   Ask Punditji: PLEASE CLICK HERE   Ask Jyotish Astrologer: PLEASE CLICK HERE  ...

Monetising the temple gold – the VHP view

Ashok Chowgule Hindu Vivek Kendra April 16, 2015. URL:   http://hvk.org/specialarticles/monetising/monetising.html   For the last few years, there has been...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Mischief Potential Urdu Press

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Ghar Wapasi Again

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

Hindus commend changes in India/Hinduism in History Learning for Virginia Public Schools

Hindus have commended changes about India/Hinduism in History and Social Science Standards of Learning for Virginia Public Schools recommended...

Siem Reap: 4 temples you shouldn’t miss

Siem Reap is an ancient town and the cultural capital of Cambodia. The city, which is located in the...

VHP chief cancels Bangladesh tour

Pravin Togadia Vishwa Hindu Parishad chief Pravin Togadia has cancelled his controversial tour of West Bengal two days after...

Hindus support idea of multi-faith center at $1.2 billion Perth Children’s Hospital

Hindus have backed the idea of a multi-faith center at the new $1.2 billion Perth Children’s Hospital in Australia,...

First Hindu prayer will open Chambersburg town council meeting

A Hindu prayer will be offered before the April 13 town council meeting in Chambersburg, thanks to a request by a...

Hindu Temple Raises $200k At Mahwah Fundraiser

Over $200,000 was raised by the Hindu Samaj Temple at a fundraiser in Mahwah last month. The funds will...

Hindu mantras open W. Virginia’s Martinsburg City Council

Martinsburg City Council in West Virginia (USA), incorporated in 1868, had its first historic Hindu invocation on April nine...

Hindu scholars to lecture at Huntsville-area Hindu temple

The Hindu Cultural Center of North Alabama will host back-to-back weekend retreats with eminent Hindu teachers on April 11-12,...

Sewa International Raises $2,800 at its Annual Holi Event

CHELMSFORD, MA—The Boston Chapter of Sewa International celebrated its 2nd annual Holi event on March 22 at the Chelmsford...

FIS INTERVIEWS FIRST-GENERATION ASSAMESE COUPLE FOR INDO AMERICAN ORAL HISTORY PROJECT

HOUSTON, TX — Foundation of Indian Studies (FIS) reaches out to interview all language and ethnic groups of India...

Ganesha Temple Opens in Norway

NORWAY, March 24, 2015 (NRK): Norway’s fourth Tamil temple has opened, in Alesund. Three priests, from England, Denmark and...

Petition for NRI representation in Indian Parliament

Dear fellow Non Resident Indians, Over the past several years, Non Resident Indians have been contributing immensely to the...

Happy Vishu, Shubho Noboborsho: Wishes and Significance of Malayalam, Bengali, Tamil New Year [PHOTOS]

Happy VishuTwitter Bengali New Year: Shubho NoboborshoReuters Happy Tamil New YearTwitter From 14 to 15 April, Malayalis, Bengalis and...

Modi Launches International Day of Yoga Website

PARIS, FRANCE, April 10, 2015 (Business Standard): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a portal for the International Day...

Mumbai to celebrate Baisakhi, Vishu and Poila Baisakh

Gatka masters (one from Punjab and the other from Mumbai) perform martial arts, as a part of Baisakhi procession....

Over 1,700 Indian Sikhs arrive in Pakistan to celebrate Baisakhi

Lahore: Over 1,700 Sikhs from India arrived in Pakistan on Saturday to celebrate Baisakhi festival at the historic Gurdwara Panja...

President Pranab Mukherjee greets people on eve of Baisakhi, Rongali Bihu

NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday greeted people on the eve of Baisakhi and Rangoli Bihu.  His message...

Hindu prayer opens in Pennsylvania in 212 years

Borough of Chambersburg Town Council in Pennsylvania (USA), incorporated in 1803, will have its first historic Hindu opening prayer...

Hindu Heritage Endowment News – April 2015 HHE Newsletter

Planned Giving Newsletter April 2015 Do you have questions about estate planning? Planned giving? Your will? Each month, we...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited to unveil Basaveshwara Statue in London.

For Immediate Release   Hon Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited to unveil Basaveshwara Statue in London. The statue of...

Press-Separatists have NO right to tell where Kashmiri Pundits should live -English- VHP

Press-Separatists have NO right to tell where Kashmiri Pundits should live -English- VHP >> Download Attached File Source: WHN Media...

Bharat can set an example for ‘disillusioned world’, RSS Chief

New Delhi. RSS Sarsanghchalak Dr Mohan Ji Bhagwat said India can set an example to the world disillusioned by...

Arizona Hindu temple consecrating 4 Hindu deities

Maha Ganapati Temple of Arizona in Maricopa City is consecrating Hindu deities— Rama, Sita, Lakshmana, Hanuman—in elaborate “Murti Prana...

The Creator of United Hindu Kingdom in Nepal: Memorial Prithvi Narayan Shah

Nepal and India are the only two pious Hindu countries in the world. These Hindu countries are bordered in...

Martinsburg City Council in W. Virginia opening with Hindu prayer 1st time in 147 years

Martinsburg City Council in West Virginia (USA), incorporated in 1868, will have its first historic Hindu opening prayer on...

14 evicted Hindu families get back land 

Local administration and police yesterday reinstated 14 Hindu families on their land at Chandantola village of Taltoli upazila and...

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‘It is time to speak up against the Hinduphobia of foreign writers’

Vamsee Juluri, professor of media studies at the University of San Francisco, speaks up for the anonymous Hindu who,...

Security for Hindu victims of Barguna attack demanded

Condemning the recent attack on Hindus at Taltoli upazila of Barguna, a network of 68 non-government organisations yesterday demanded...

Future of the Hindus in Bangladesh

This was contributed by Narayan Ukil, the IndiaFacts reporter from Bangladesh. The title of this article clearly indicates that...

Hindus call revision in Virginia schools’ History & Soc Science Standards “encouraging”

Hindu community has commended changes about India/Hinduism in History and Social Science Standards of Learning for Virginia Public Schools...

San Jose Talk by Professors Anantanand Rambachan and Rita Sherma On April 11

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, April 7, 2015 (Press Release, Dharma Civilization Foundation): The event will feature talks by Professor Ananatanand...

Oh My Gods: The Triumphs of a Little Brown Kid

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA, April 1, 2015 (Huffington Post by Sutheshna Mani): As a young brown girl growing up in...

By 2050, India to Surpass Indonesia, Will have Largest Muslim Population: Study

WASHINGTON, U.S., April 3, 2015 (Times of India): Hindus will become the world’s third largest population by 2050, while...

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

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

Community Luncheon Reception for Prof. Anantanand Rambachan – April 11th, 2015

Click here to Register Now For the Community Luncheon Reception for Professor Anantanand Rambachan April 11th, Saturday, at 11 am – at...

RALLY IN DEMAND FOR HINDU HOLIDAY DIWALI IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS FRIDAY 10th APRIL AT 12:00 NOON IN NEW YORK CITY

POLITE REMINDER FOR RALLY ON FRIDAY AT 12:00 NOON IN NEW YORK CITY WE NEED THE SUPPORT OF ENTIRE...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Response To Hilda Raja’s Piece

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

International Lions Force of Hindustan to make Greater Islamic Bangladesh within 2020

JMB man reveals plan for Islamic Bangladesh by 2020 Tarek Mahmud | Dhaka Tribune |  Chittagong | March 24,...

Idaho senators who protested Hindu prayer would not be sanctioned

Idaho State Senate would not pursue sanctioning the senators Sheryl L. “Sherry” Nuxoll, Steve Vick and Lori Den Hartog;...

Rajiv Malhotra’s lecture at Maharishi University, Iowa: Science & the Future of Vedic Process

  Follow me on Twitter: @RajivMessage Scientific Testing & the Future of Vedic Process   By Rajiv Malhotra  ...

Article denigrating India and Hinduism has been published in the Independent

Another article denigrating India and Hinduism has been published in the Independent dated 27 March 2015. Dr. Zareer Masani...

Hindu Students Council to Host Global Dharma Conference 2015 as Part of its 25th Anniversary Celebrations

​PLEASE FIND DOWNLOAD LINK FOR ATTACHED FILE BELOW:​ GDC2015 Press Release 03-28-15              <=====...

[GHHF] Bravo to Bhagwat; Time to Expose the Deceptive Christian Missionaries across India

  Bravo to Bhagwat; Time to Expose the Deceptive Christian Missionaries across India “Christianity has the rancor of...

Jain Community Celebrates Mahavir Jayanti

GRAYSLAKE, Ill. More than 150 devotees from the surrounding Jain community celebrated Mahavir Jayanti, birth anniversary of their principal...

DRPC Why the Dharmic vote has “Gold Dust” value for the May 2015 Elections?

                             Namaste Re DRPC – Why the Dharmic vote has “Gold Dust” value for the May 2015 Elections?...

Mahavir Jayanti 2015: Why is it Celebrated; Wishes to Send to Your Beloved Ones [PHOTOS]

Mahavir Jayanti 2015: Local statues of Mahavira are given Abhisheka (ceremonial bath)Reuters Mahavir Jayanti 2015: Devotees visit temples to...

President, PM greet people on Mahavir Jayanti

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished the nation on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti. https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/583448850775445505/photo/1 PM Modi wrote...

Mahavir Jayanti: Happy Birthday Anniversary of Lord Mahavira – 2015

Mahavir Jayanti, also known as Mahavira Janma Kalyanak is the most special and celebrated festival in the dharmic religion...

Virginia Board of Education Vote Updates and Revises History Standards

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, March 26, 2015 (Hindu American Foundation): The Virginia Board of Education voted to approve new history and...

The Hindu Eviction by land-grabbing : another Islamic invasion in Bangladesh

Dhaka : The high coconut and betel nut trees, Mango and other orchards, flower hedges, big ponds, destroyed household remains...

Hindu Students Council to Host Global Dharma Conference 2015

EDISON, NEW JERSEY, March 28, 2015 (Dharma Conference): Hindu Students Council (HSC), the largest Hindu youth organization in North...

Hindus now being uprooted from Sunamgonj , Bangladesh – Bangladesh Minority Watch steps in to help

Some Hindu families uprooted from their dwelling houses at Rawli Village within Chhatak Upazila of Sunamgonj District. Their belongings...

Ekal’s “Parinam Kumbh” – Huge Success

In the first week of March, ‘Parinam Kumbh’ (meaning ‘assessment’) of “Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation”, was convened at Dhanbad, Jharkhand, the...

VHPA Hindu Vishwa Newsletter March 2015

  An official Newsletter of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America Hindu Vishwa Newsletter Best Wishes for Ram Navami!...

Graduate Theological Union Announces New MA and Certificate Options in Hindu Studies; Lecture by Anantanand Rambachan

BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA, March 3, 2015 (Press Release): The Graduate Theological Union has introduced new degree options in Hindu Studies...

The glory of ancient Hindu Heritage and Culture of Champa civilization remains in Vietnam

To feel the world-wide Hindu civilization once upon a time, here is the story of Champa dynasty now existing...

Protest : Denigration of the Hindu Deities on ‘Etsy.com’ website

On January 12th, 2015 concerned Hindus notified Forum for Hindu Awakening (FHA) regarding the denigration of the revered Hindu...

Hate Crimes Against Sikh, Hindus On FBI Tracking List

Hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus and Arab Americans have been included in the tracking list of the FBI, a...


Malaysian govt backed exhibition of Hindu temples and gods touring the country

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, an exhibition supported by Malaysia’s Ministry of Tourism & Culture and displaying Hindu temples...

Bhutanese community in Tukwila celebrates Hindu Festival of Colors

Tukwila Police Officer Patrick Hisa joined youth with the Bhutanese community recently to celebrate the Hindu Festival of Colors....

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

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

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Rama Navami”

World Hindu News Wishes All Hindus “Joyous & prosperous Rama Navami”

President confers Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

NEW DELHI: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been conferred with India’s highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna...

Hindus highest educated group in Scotland

In Scotland, “Hindus had the highest qualifications and were most likely to be full-time students”, according to a Scottish...

Why was Krishna born on Ashtami?

Here’s decoding the mysterious aspects of this festival we all love to celebrate, especially for the sweets and savouries...

Navratri Day 8 | Vidhi, mantra and kanya puja tips

The 8th day of Navratri, also known as Ashtami, is the day when Maa Gauri is revered. She is...

Bangladesh: Minority adolescent College girl (18) belonging to Hindu kidnapped for forceful conversion to Islam on 14.03.2015 from Patharghata Upazila of Barguna District

Bangladesh: Minority adolescent College girl (18) belonging to Hindu kidnapped for forceful conversion to Islam on 14.03.2015 from Patharghata...

Bangladeshi bloggers talk about harassment and constant threats meted out to them

Bangladeshi blogger Avijit Roy, who was slaughtered in the heart of Dhaka last month About two years ago, Asif...

World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) Sandesh Vol 1.1

    From the CEO’s desk:  Nav Varsh Ki Hardik Shubhkamnaye!  Welcome to the latest edition of the WHEF (World...

Oxford University Cancels Lectures by Dr. Subramanian Swamy (on India’s Economy) and Rajiv Malhotra (on “Revisionist History”)

LONDON, ENGLAND, March 23, 2015 (Press Release from National Council of Hindu Temples UK): Following a series of meetings...

​ Anil Bhanot, Managing Director of Hindu Council UK – ​Sanskrit and the Hindu Prayers Video for youth

A compilation of 16 tracks for a simple puja or easy listening of the Sanskrit Mantras with respective Deity...

Hindus can’t raise Hanuman statue on Oklahoma Capitol grounds as moratorium enters 16th month

Hindus are heartbroken as moratorium on erecting new monuments on Oklahoma (USA) Capitol grounds declared by Oklahoma State Capitol...

Minorities in Indian must change their mentality to challenge Majority concepts at random

Muslim and Christian minorities in Indian must change their mind to challenge majority Hindu concepts in each and every...

[GHHF] Bravo to Bhagwat; Time to Expose the Deceptive Christian Missionaries across India

  Bravo to Bhagwat; Time to Expose the Deceptive Christian Missionaries across India “Christianity has the rancor of...

Protest against denigration of Hindu deities by Krishnaculture.com

Krishnaculture.com, an online shopping portal selling various products such as T-shirts, shawls, etc. causing denigration of Hindu deities. Alert...

French journalist François Gautier was extended an invitation for the 4th ‘All India Hindu Convention’

H.H. Dr. Charudatta Pingle showing Mr. François Gautier website of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti on the Laptop. New Delhi : Invitation,...

Bali dark as Hindus commemorate seclusion day

Denpasar, Bali (ANTARA News) – The resort island of Bali remained dark on Saturday evening with Hindus, who constitute...

Hindus converge at temples to mark Navratri across India

  New Delhi :- Devout Hindus queued up at various temples across India to mark the beginning of the nine-day long...

Bangladesh Minority School Girl belonging to Hindu rescued by Police with the help of BDMW

Hindu School girl (14) rescued by BDMW from forceful conversion with the help of police at Rajarhat-Kurigram District on...

Ranaghat Atrocity (Raping Of 72 Old Nun)—A Pak ISI Operation?

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

Teenager to Challenge Music Legends

FIJI, March 19, 2015 (Fiji Times): Reciting tales from Hindi religious books through song has long been the domain...

The Hindu Grand Narrative : Rajiv Malhotra

Intro: Without the Hindu grand narrative as the anchor and foundation, it is difficult to develop a viable narrative...

Greetings of Hindu New Year (Gudi Padva) from HJS !

।। जयतु जयतु हिन्दुराष्ट्रम् ।। News           Hindu Issues            Activities        ...

Catholic Diocese distances itself from Idaho Catholic Senator’s labeling Hindu faith & gods “false”

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed (middle) with Vicar General Joseph A. daSilva (right) and Chancellor Marcella M. Wilske (left) at...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Re-Live The Past

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

4th Annual Hindu Mandir Priests Conference

MINNESOTA, USA, March 13, 2015 (by HMEC): The 4th annual Hindu Mandir Priests Conference is being hosted by the...

Lebanon Valley College to Host “Holi Celebration”

ANNVILLE, PA (03/17/2015)(readMedia)– Lebanon Valley College students will join with members of the local Hindu community on Thursday, March...

MNA wants security plan for minorities’ places of worship

Dr Ramesh Kumar called for implementation of the decision of the SC about protection of rights of minorities.—Photo release/File...

LET MIND BE POSSESSED OF VEDIC THOUGHT. CHANT AUM

AUM          &nb sp;   ANGER AND AGONY ARE TWINS          & nbsp;...

Colombia is Converting Former Death Squad Members into Yoga Teachers

COLOMBIA, March 16, 2015 ( by Lila Maclellan, Quartz.com): In New York or L.A., it’s pretty common to learn...

Indian Subcontinent Partition Documentation Project, Inc.

JAMAICA, NEW YORK, March 14, 2015 (Sachi Dastidar): The Indian Subcontinent Partition Documentation Project, Inc. (ISPaD) invites you to...

Vietnam’s Ancient Hindu Culture Rediscovered

VIETNAM, March 17, 2015 (by Amanda Mcinerney, InDaily): “Officially, Vietnam is an atheist state, but a significant section of...

Multi-faith prayers to open “Earth Day” celebrations in Nevada

Multi-faith invocation will launch “Earth Day” celebrations in Nevada on April 26. Distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed will direct...

New York’s Metropolitan Museum announces Lord Vishnu exhibition

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Met) in New York will organize “Encountering Vishnu: The Lion Avatar in Indian Temple...

Protest against denigration of Hindu deities by Zazzle.com

Zazzle.com, an online shopping portal selling various products such as iphone covers, T-shirts, pillows, key chains, business cards, mouse...

What really happens to your money in Temple Hundi?

Suma is a 75 year old woman residing in a village at the outskirts of Mysore in the state...

US Court Awards Death To Iftekhar Murtaza Who Killed Hindu Indian American Family in California

SANTA ANA, Calif. — Iftekhar Murtaza, convicted of killing the father and sister of his ex-girlfriend in a fiery...

Sikh jatha to sponsor Pakistan Hindu family’s visit to Haridwar

AMRITSAR: Waiting for get visas to immerse ashes of their departed family members, Hindus from Pakistan have urged Nankana...

The Yezidi New year and its connections with other ancient civilizations By Nallein Satana Al-Jilwah Sowilo

The Yezidis celebrate their New Year, Sera Sal i.e. the Head of the Year, with great fanfare. Sera Sal falls on Wednesday in the month...

Hindu Samhati’s Tapan Kumar Ghosh: A Lifelong Journey Full Of Struggle For The Hindus

WHEN ARRESTED LAST TIME IN THIS YEAR, FOR SAVING AND PROTECTING HINDUS AND THEIR HUMAN RIGHTS ! Sri Tapan...

RSS is working for Social Harmony of the Society, RSS Sah Sarkaryavah

RSS ABPS Meet 2015 was formally inaugurated by Shri Mohan Bhagwat and Shri Suresh (Bhaiyyaji) Joshi at Nagpur today...

Their last long wait: Ashes of thousands of Hindus mount up in Pakistan as families wait for visas

The ashes of thousands of Hindus, placed in small clay pitchers and covered with red and white clothes, are...

Indian Man Responds to Documentary on Indian Rape with his Own Documentary on British Rape

Video,  ‘United Kingdom daughters” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=twUmDDMX9tU Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2015/03/12/indian-man-responds-to-documentary-on-indian-rape-with-his-own-documentary-on-british-rape/   Rediff : http://www.rediff.com/news/report/uks-daughter-youtube-video-maker-responds-to-bbcs-nirbhaya-docu/20150315.htm Washington Post: Indian man responds to documentary...


The many hues of Holi

Holi, perhaps the most important festival after Deepevali in many parts of India, though not in the southern region...

An introduction to heritage sites of Hindus

‘The Hindu Heritage of Pakistan’ is the third in the series of a trilogy of coffee table books published...

The Om heard round the world

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that little goes unnoticed. No longer can man (or state) be an island; even...

Inslee criticizes intolerance after vandalism of Hindu temples

Gov. Jay Inslee spoke out against acts of intolerance last week after the recent vandalism incidents at two Hindu temples in...

Indian PM Narendra Modi Prays at Mauritius Hindu Holy Place Ganga Talao

PORT LOUIS:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited the Ganga Talao, considered to be the most sacred Hindu place in...

World Hindu News Offers Guaranteed Publishing For Worldwide Hindu News Submissions

Houston, Texas (March 15th, 2015): World Hindu News advisory board updates all world wide Hindus and Hindu groups to...

Indian Italians demand quick trial of marines Salvatore Girone and Massimiliano La Torre – ​Sukhminderpal Singh Grewal , ​National Secretary BJP Kisan Morcha

Indian Italians demand quick trial of marines Salvatore Girone and Massimiliano La Torre – GrewalItaly ( Lusiana, Veneto )...

​Free Tibet from Illegal Chinese Occupation. Protest in ‘Tibet Uprising Day’ in India and Nepal​ – ​Upananda Brahmachari

Free Tibet from Chinese Aggression. Return the Himalayan homeland of Tibet to the Tibetans.  Tibetan exiles arrested at Chinese embassy...

Hindu temple to open in Canada’s Windsor in November

A new Hindu Temple and Cultural Centre of Windsor (Ontario, Canada) is reportedly expected to open its doors in...

Hindus urge Washington Governor for Task Force on Hate Crimes

Commending Washington Governor Jay Inslee for reported drawing attention to the recent vandalizing of Bothell and Kent Hindu temples...

Welcome to a Model Cow Slaughter Prohibition Bill in India. PMO initiative started – Upananda Brahmachari

PMO trying to implement ban on cow-slaughter through a ‘Model Bill’ all over the country. Upananda Brahmachari | HENB...

European misappropriation of Sanskrit led to the Aryan race (and Aryan invasion ) theory – Rajiv Malhotra

It is not widely known that the European quest to appropriate the highly prized library of Sanskrit’s ancient spiritual...

Invitation :4th Annual Hindu Mandir Priests Conference; Hindu Temple of Minnesota, Ffriday, May 15 -16, 2015

HMPC (1) <== Web Downloadable Link HMPC Brouchure (2) <== Web Downloadable Link Hindu Mandir Executives’ Conference (HMEC) Announces 4TH ANNUAL...

Hindu statesman Zed received Thank You Letter from 700 Idahoans after Senate invocation protest

“Better Idaho”, which calls itself “the state’s most ambitious communications organization”, has sent a “Thank You Letter” today to...

This Is Neither Secular Nor Scientific, Mr Indian PM – Aravindan Neelakandan

Author: Aravindan Neelakandan Publication: Swarajyamag.com Date: February 18, 2015 URL:           http://swarajyamag.com/politics/this-is-neither-secular-nor-scientific-mr-pm/   Why Prime Minister Modi should have desisted from...


500 Muslim and Christian Girls become Hindu through marriage with Hindu Boys in Bengal

Rebeka Khatun is now Meenakshi Naskar in Lakshminarayanpur, South 24 Parganas. (Express Photo by: Subham Dutta) The “Ghar Wapsi”  (Home-...

Protect cows and save culture, says Sadhvi Ritambhara

Chandigarh, Mar 8 (PTI) Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Sadhvi Ritambhara today gave a clarion call to people to protect cows...

Hindu shrines in Pakistan to get facelift

AMRITSAR: For the first time after Partition, Pakistan government has given much needed attention to Hindu religious places after...

Justin Trudeau greets Hindus on Holi

OTTAWA – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau,issued the following statement on the occasion of...

RECENT HINDU TEMPLE ATTACKS IN WASHINGTON LEAVE U.S. HINDUS CONCERNED

  This wasn’t the first attack in the past year. Just this past month, on February 15th,the Hindu Temple...

Be united, shun hatred, Hindus told

Pejawar Seer Vishweshatheertha Swami called upon people belonging to Hindu community to stay united and not to adopt hatredness...

Twitter users share #HappyHoli: The Hindu festival of color

Hindu’s annual festival of color has people sharing their #HappyHoli moments as they celebrate the beginning of spring. By Samantha...

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

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

NYC Hindu leaders upset over not including Diwali as holiday

New York : Hindu community leaders in the US have expressed their disappointment over a decision by the city administration...

Riot of colour: Holi celebrated at Krishna Mandir

A woman puts coloured powder on a figure representing a Hindu goddess during Holi celebrations at Krishna Mandir. PHOTO:...

Elon professor awarded Fulbright for work on Hindu death rituals

Assistant Professor Amy L. Allocco, the university’s distinguished emerging scholar in religious studies, will conduct ethnographic fieldwork to achieve...

Artha, Kama, Dharma: How the 3 lead to Moksha

A Way Of Life 1 In Hindu philosophy, artha means materialism, kama means sensual pleasures, dharma means righteousness, and...

Hindu prayer opens Idaho state senate session amid protest

NEW YORK: For the first time the opening prayer for the Idaho state senate was said on Tuesday by...

Pushing of black man from Paris train immoral: Hindus

Hindus find repeated pushing of black commuter off a Paris metro train on February 17 highly shocking and appalling....

Yoga promotes physical, mental well-being

Silhouettes in calm light stretch into strange shapes, reminiscent of bygone days in human history. Except for the soft...

Holi: Students form human chain outside temple

NSF activists stand outside the Shri Swaminarayan Mandir here on Thursday to express solidarity with Hindu citizens on the...

Hindu invocation will happen

COEUR d’ALENE – Sen. Steve Vick, R-Dalton Gardens, said he tried to stop a Hindu invocation at the Senate opening...

Jakarta’s historic Dharma Bhakti Temple gutted in overnight blaze

The Dharma Bhakti temple in Jakarta before the fire. Linda Tjong, a middle-aged Jakarta resident of Chinese descent, rushed...

Human shield to protect Hindus celebrating Holi in Pakistan

A boy gets his face smeared with colors by a friend as they take part in the Holi celebrations...

Hindu Mahasabha Of America (HMSA) Condemn Killing Of American Hindu Blogger Dr Avijit Roy in Bangladesh

Delaware, USA: Mar 06, 2015: Hindu Congress Of America aka. Hindu Mahasabha Of America (HMSA) strongly condemn the inhumane killing...

Building Hindu India by Refuting Gandhi’s Pacifist Philosophy

Barry Nirmal is the founder of many websites, e.g. www.myads.org, Hinduism Research website at www.myads.org/hindu, and the Journal of Rational Thought...

Rahul Nirmal speech at the Hindu Heritage Day in Houston

Speech delivered by Rahul Nirmal at the Hindu Heritage Day in Houston on February 21, 2015   Dear Hindu...

US’ Hindu community dismayed at Catholic Church’s silence on disciplining priest who linked yoga to Satan 

Hindus, who urged disciplining of a Northern Ireland Catholic priest who reportedly linked yoga to Satan, are disheartened over...

Hindu majority requisite for democracy, says Dr. ​Subramanian Swamy

Participants at the VHP’s Virat Hindu Mahasabha in New Delhi on Sunday. (Express photo by Amit Mehra ) Written...

SDM Camp Conducted by Sewa

HOUSTON: A 10 day camp for Stop Diabetes Movement (SDM) completed on Sunday February 15. This was the 5th such...

One killed, 9 injured in bomb blast near Hindu temple in Pakistan

Bomb blast on Taj Road in Chaman was planted inside the vehcile. A child was killed and nine others...

Mosque in Ayodhya like temple in Mecca: Yogi Adityanath

BAREILLY: Reacting to the proposed out-of-court settlement of the disputed site at Ayodhya between Hashim Ansari, main litigant in...

How to deal with the mainstream media bias – ​Ashok Chowgule

ASHOK CHOWGULE Born in 1948, Ashok Ji did his BS.c in Economics & Statistics from Bristol University in England....

Holi brings Unity in Fiji

FIJI, February 28, 2015 (by Shayal Devi, Fiji Times): As thousands of Hindus in Fiji prepare to celebrate Holi...

Hindraf seeks Urgent Meeting with Chief Minister on Demolition of 100 Temples in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR MALAYSIA , February 24, 2015 (Freemalaysia Today): Hindraf Makkal Sakthi is seeking an urgent meeting with Selangor...

Why, to Many Critics, Mother Teresa is Still no Saint

INDIA, February 26, 2015 (by Adam Taylor, Washington Post): Mother Teresa, the Roman Catholic missionary who became an international...

New Jersey Schools to Close for Diwali

GLEN ROCK, NEW JERSEY , February 24, 2015 (by Chris Harris, NorthJersey.com): Schools in the borough will be closed...

Vol.86 – Patriots Speak:: 23 Feb – 1st March 2015

Dear Enlightened Readers,   Violence quotient dominated the week under this is review: •     Japan and China to resume security...

Hindu Epic Scripture Mahabharata to be retold on Twitter

A lecturer based in Britain has reimagined an ancient Indian epic for Twitter audiences, spawning a book and spurring...

Veer Abhijit Roy, Prominent Hindu Blogger Hacked to Death in Dhaka University

A Bangladeshi-American writer who endured threats from Islamists over his secular views was hacked to death in Dhaka late Thursday,reports say. Avijit...

​Following Glen Rock, Hindus urge Diwali holiday in all New Jersey school districts

For immediate release ​​Following Glen Rock, Hindus urge Diwali holiday in all New Jersey school districts Hindus have welcomed...

Hindu Mahasabha of America organizes public meeting to commemorate Hindu Heritage Day

Reported By- Barry Nirmal On February 21, 2015, Hindu Mahasabha of America (HMSA) organized a public meeting in Houston,...

Dr Rahul Jindal Awarded the Fulbright-Nehru Distinguished Chair to India

Summary of the proposed work:   This interdisciplinary research and teaching project has several clearly-defined goals. The overarching theme...

Islamists Attackers Kill Hindu American Writer at Bangladesh Book Fair

A Bangladeshi-American writer who endured threats from Islamists over his secular views was hacked to death in Dhaka late Thursday, reports say. Avijit...


Bangladesh Islamic assailants hack to death noted writer and Hindu atheist Avijit Roy, wife injured

HENB | Dhaka | 26 Feb 2015:: Eminent Blogger and writer Avijit Roy has been killed and his wife, blogger...

Yezidi Synergy Group Seeks Helps To Bring Down ​http://yazidigirls.com – ISIS Selling Yezidi Women Online

An Appeal From Yazidi Synergy Group To Global Humanitarian Groups. “​  Need ​media ​help to write about the sale of Yezidi girls...

BRAHMMA GYANA SCIENTIFIC BRAHMMANDA

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Bangladesh’s ex-MP sentenced to life for persecution of Hindus

Dhaka: A fugitive former Bangladeshi lawmaker and militia leader was today sentenced to jail until death by a special...

Dr. Vivek Gumaste exposes blatant falsehood by Christian Missionaries to defame Hindu organizations

When the BJP first came to power in the late 1990s we heard of anti-Christian incidents perpetrated by members...

Wilton-based Hindu Temple led by traditional monk

After years of traveling and teaching in about 150 countries throughout the world, Swami Balgopal has chosen to settle...

Significance of Fasting on Thursday in Hinduism

Fasting and prayer in Hinduism 1 Didn’t those go out of style times ago?” The woman who said this...

Hindu gods at New York’s Metropolitan Museum

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Met) in New York is displaying “Earring for a Deity Showing Vishnu Riding Garuda”...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Nalanda University: Dr. Amartya Sen Has Lot To Explain

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

Media Interview Quotes from late 1980’s Interviews backing RSS Chief Mohan Bhagavat remarks on Mother Teresa ‘Conversion Business’

Q: As a Christian missionary, do you adopt a position of neutrality between Christian poor and other poor? A:...

Conversion was Mother Teresa’s top goal, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says

BHARATPUR: Conversion to Christianity was the main objective behind Mother Teresa’s service to the poor, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat...

Hindu epic Ramayana performances across USA through Malaysian puppetry

Hindu Sanskrit epic Ramayana performances through shadow puppetry of Malaysia will be held in various parts of USA in...

Historic International Conference to Re-Establish Ideal Vedic India held in Delhi

PRESS RELEASE 2- 21/2/2015 Swami Govindadev Giriji Maharaj says, People from all across the world should come to India...

​Patriotic Hindu Minorities Reject BJP-PDP Alliance Agenda in Kashmir – Panun Kashmir HQ

IT ESSENTIALLY LEGITIMIZES SOFT-SECESSIONIST PLAN FOR J&k From: PANUNKASHMIRHEADQUARTER Subject:  Panun Kashmir addresses press conference regarding current political developments Click...

The Hindus of Bangladesh Fear for Their Future

Subhash Ghosh, back, and his brother stand in the ruins of their family home in Satkhira, Bangladesh. The home...

7th Hindu Sakha in Japan on 22nd Feb – Summary Report

Namaskar Bandhu Jan, Despite Cricket match, Tokyo Marathon and cold weather we could conduct our 7th Sakha in a...

The counter Jihad Report – Interview of Dr. Moorty Muthuswamy By Jamie Glazov​

Respected Colleagues: Enclose herewith please find a video interview of Dr. Moorthy Muthuswamy by Jamie Glazov of Glazov Gang....

Hindus urge Pope to discipline N. Ireland priest who linked yoga to Satan

Hindus are urging His Holiness Pope Francis to discipline a Northern Ireland Catholic priest who reportedly linked yoga to...

Vol.84 – Patriots Speak :: 16th – 22nd Feb. 2015

Dear Enlightened Readers, The past week has been dominated by terror acts almost all over: ·       ISIS and Boko Haram...

Tulsi Gabbard to marry in April in Vedic ceremony

Tulsi Gabbard, the first ever Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, would marry cinematographer Abraham Williams in April in...

Meditation Blooms as People Seek a Way to Slow Down

One hundred fifty people sat in the big meeting room, hands on laps, eyes closed, feet flat on the...

Genetics behind Hindu Gotra System

Source: sanskritimagazine.com

Alabama Governor apologises for police misbehaviour with Sureshbhai Patel: Hindu community in US welcomes

Indu community in Alabama sees Governor Robert Bentley’s “sincere apology for the tragic incident” and deep regret on the...

‘Get-out’ spray-painted on wall in attack on Hindu temple in Washington state

Washington: As police investigated an attack on a Hindu temple in Washington State on the eve of the Maha Shivaratri...

Hindu-Americans welcome PM Modi’s speech on religious freedom

WASHINGTON: Hindu-Americans have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks on religious freedom in particular his specific mention of “right...

VHP – J&K Condemns ​Shri Amarnath Barfani Langars Organisation (SABLO) On Asking ​Shrine Board to limit Yatra to 30 days

PRESS RELEASE VISHWA HINDU PARISHAD JAMMU & KASHMIR SHAKTI ASHRAM, OLD REHARI, JAMMU J&KVishwa Hindu Parishad strongly condemns the statement...

(Photos & Report) Massive Hindu Samhati Rally successfully held in Kolkata

Today (on 14th February, 2015), the 7th Foundation Day Rally of Hindu Samhati was completed successfully in Kolkata’s Esplanade...

Youngest Hindu Donor Gives £100,000 to Gandhi Statue in London

Vivek Chadha , a 26 year old UK-based follower of Mahatma Gandhi has become the youngest donor so far...

​Indian PM Narendra Modi Is Right – No Religious Group Can Incite Hatred – Hindu’s or Non Hindus – N Mohan

MODI IS RIGHT – NO RELIGIOUS GROUP CAN INCITE HATRED AGAINST ANOTHER GROUP – MINORITY OR MAJORITY ——————————————————————————————- Congrats...

THE VEDIC LANGUAGE – THE OLDEST LANGUAGE

Dear Friends, I came across the enclosed and is fascinated by its contents that show ancient connections between Vedic,...

Patriot Forum’s Open Letter To Indian PM On ‘Religious Intolerance’

Attention: to Shri Narendra Modi February 18, 2015 To The Prime Minister, Government of India, New Delhi. Subject: PM...

16 You Tube Links – Mathematics in Ancient India–Upanyasam

​ Audio: http://www.mediafire.com/?wodm8j2hjdjme   You Tube: Part 001: Oct 06th 2013 IST – Modern Mathematics in Ancient India http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EO3g73gyJe8   Part 002: Oct...

“Indian PM Narendra Modi – Wake Up For Heaven Sake!!!” – 11 Tips by Satya Dosapati, An American Hindu Intellectual

As days progress, ​Indian PM Narendra Modi​ needs to recognize that India has no patience for another 5 years...

Bangladesh Jatio Hindu Mohajote Conference for forming a new committee of Hindu youth mohajote

13th February- 2015 Bangladesh Jatio Hindu Mohajote Bangladesh Jatio Hindu Mohajote arranged a conference for forming a new committee...

Weekly Newsletter of Patriots’ Forum – Vol.84 – Patriots Speak

​Weekly Newsletter of Patriots’ Forum – Vol.84 – Patriots Speak​ Dear Enlightened Readers, • A bad week again! But,...

” Everyone should have it! ” – Premanjana Das, A devout Hindu who gave The Bhagavad Gita At Jaipur Literature Festival

[This article has been written by Premanjana Das (Pranjal Joshi) in January 2015 in Jaipur, India. The writer is...

WHY THE GODFATHER OF HINDUTVA IS LOST TO THE COUNTRY

In the history of State-sponsored oppressions in India, there is one custodial death about which the custodians of human...

Advancements from the Ancient Vedic Culture Part Two by Sri Nandanandana dasa (Stephen Knapp)

Advancements from the Ancient Vedic Culture Part Two by Sri Nandanandana dasa (Stephen Knapp) ARCHITECTURE Architecture in India was an extremely rich...

The Brahmbhog Charitable Project Serves Full Meals Just for One Rupee at Ludhiana, Punjab since 1996

  Raam Raam all –sharing another inspiring humanitarian aspect of life…JAI HO   Full Meals Just for One Rupee...

16 Sanskars of Hindus from birth to death

The Hindu way of life is replete with rituals–some of them are unknown to the modern generation but they...

Hindus stress introducing yoga in all US schools

Hindus are suggesting educational administrators to introduce yoga in all public and private schools of USA. Distinguished Hindu statesman...

100 Hindu pilgrims to arrive from India today

LAHORE: Around 100 Hindu pilgrims will arrive here from India on Sunday (today) to participate in Shivratri celebrations to...

Thousands Celebrate Hindu Festival in Mauritius

MAURITIUS, February 16, 2015 (Yahoo): Thousands of pilgrims converge at the Grand Bassin, considered as the most sacred Hindu...

​American Hindu Association (AHA) ​wishes everybody a very Happy Shivatari

United We Stand – American Hindu Association ~ www.americanhindu.net  Source:  American Hindu Association 

Shubh Maha Shivaratri 2015 – Celebration of Lord Shiva & Parvati’s Marriage

(Lord Shiva’s Dance – the Tandava (The Night of Shiva) CHAKRA) Maha Shivaratri is an auspicious festival in Hinduism celebrated by...

Nithyananda VedicNewsletter – SHIVOHAM – Entanglement with the Divine Consciousness

  Nithyanandam Nithyananda   Thank You… The NEWSLETTER team is overwhelmed by all your responses and personal letters welcoming us back...

Bangladesh: Member of Parliament threatening HR defender Adv.Rabindra Ghosh of Bangladesh Minority Watch to stop fact-finding on Minorities

​​ Ms.Mahabub Ara Begum Gini ( Member of Parliament from Gaibanda-2) threatening Adv. Rabindra Ghosh to stop fact finding...

Manifestation of Shiva and his description in Upanishads 

Let me accept from the onset that this is not my original article neither an opinion piece. Most of...

Hindus celebrate Maha Shivaratri

Hindus around the world will celebrate Maha Shivaratri on February 17th. Here in T&T too, the auspicious occasion is...


Hindu community urges Australian govt to listen to its Human Rights Commission

Hindu community has urged Australian Government to wake-up and listen to its own Australia Human Rights Commission (AHRC) on...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Madrassas And Terrorism—Inextricably Connected

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

Fwd: Greetings of Mahashivratri to all by Hindu Janajagruti Samiti

।। जयतु जयतु हिन्दुराष्ट्रम् ।। News           Hindu Issues            Activities        ...

Maha shivratri Fasting Rules Procedure What to Eat?

Maha shivratri Fasting Rules Procedure What to Eat?: On the auspicious occasion of Shivaratri, or Mahashivratri, Hindu devotees around the...

Hindus observe Shivratri amid Carnival activity

Away from fetes, dancing and merry-making as T&T observes Carnival over the next two days, devout Hindus will visit...

Does The Right In India Understand State Power? – Ashok Chowgule

The Right in India, namely the Hindutvavadis, are used to being called all sorts of names by their opponents. ...

SC summons IG over attacks on Hindu temples in Sindh

A security official and members of the Hindu community stand inside a temple that was attacked. — Reuters/File ISLAMABAD:...

Hindu community in US stress cultural competency training for first responders in view of Alabama incident

In view of the reported Madison (Alabama) incident in which an Indian man in his late 50s taking a...

Legend behind Thaipusam as Hindus mark holy month in Miri

MIRI: Thaipusam marks the holy month for Hindus, and like every ritual and tradition, it carries an intriguing legend...

Maharudram Event at Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago

Chicago IL: The Maharudram Committee of The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago, Lemont, IL organized the grand inauguration ceremony...

SEWA Houston Felicitates their Good Samaritans

By Vanshika Vipin SUGAR LAND: SEWA International USA, a grass-root non-profit organization, having about 38 chapters in USA including one...

Hindus stress cultural competency training for first responders in view of Alabama incident

In view of the reported Madison (Alabama) incident in which a Hindu grandfather taking a walk in broad daylight...

Hindu community welcomes raising of Norse Pagan Temple in Iceland

Hindus have welcomed the raising of the Norse Pagan temple to be reportedly constructed in Iceland’s capital Reykjavik, starting...

Hindus not discriminated in Singapore: Minister

Singapore:  Asserting that Hindus are not discriminated in Singapore, Law Minister K Shanmugam on Saturday said the disorderly behaviour...

Hindu University of America February 2015 Newsletter

Hindu University of America A Unique Dimension of Hindu Thought & Traditions   Newsletter Issue: #2 February 2015 Highlights...

​Baba Ramdev varsity compiles ‘Herbal Encyclopaedia’

Volume will list over 55,000 herbal plants known for medicinal usage The Patanjali University, run by yoga guru Baba...


Islamic organisation denounces Hindu-Muslim relationship in Malaysia

Islamic Mentality Exposed. To those who believe in Hindu-Muslim Friendship….. ‘I’m Muslim, I love Hindus’ campaign will destroy Islamic...

Conversion and Reconversion conflict in India: While Churches want ban on Reconversion, Hindu Organisations want to stop Conversion

Tug of war between Conversion and Reconversion in India.  While Bishops express concern over church attacks, “Ghar Wapsi” in...

Archbishop Arthur Roche Cancels Trip to India After Being Denied a Visa

INDIA, February 5, 2015 (Catholic Herald): Denial of visas to Vatican officials comes amid heightened tensions over “re-conversion” ceremonies....

The Story of a Museum Treasure Found on a New York Pavement Decades Ago

UNITED KINGDOM, February 6, 2015 (Telegraph): The treasures in the V&A’s Indian collection boast an illustrious past, passing through...

In Pics- Arya Maha Samelan- 2015

Source: Arya Maha Samelan via. WHN Media Network

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

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

Defying the Ban on Dr Togadia in Bengaluru, VHP demands ‘Constitutional Hindu Nation-State’ in Bharat (India)

Justice Abdul Nazir of Karnataka High Court had on Friday turned down the interim prayer by Karnataka VHP to stay...

Maha-Shivratri Special with Maha-Mantra ‘OM NAMAH SHIVAY’ in the Dynamic voice of Vijay Prakash

|| ॐ नमः शिवाय || ​ Maha Shiv-Ratri Special  KKNKTV presents “Om Namah Shivaya” Maha-Mantra of Maha Mahan Mahim Mahaeshwar (MMMM) – Lord Shiva in...

Indian President Condemns Terror Killing of Peshavar, Syria and France, seeks determined action

New Delhi, Feb 8 (PTI) Citing the horrific killings in Syria, France and in a Peshawar school, President Pranab Mukherjee today...

‘Favourable time’ to organize all Hindus: RSS chief

NEW DELHI: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has said that India is a “Hindu Rashtra” and there is a need...


The Plight of the Yezidis Rocks JNU campus in India – Souptik Mukherjee

New Delhi : Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)  is a name synonymous with leftist intellectualism in India. It is also...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Paris And Nigeria—The Differential Between

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Know India-Story Of

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

The 125 Year Thaipusam Festival Exhibition and Silver Chariot Procession.

EVENT 1) HISTORY OF BATU CAVES EXHIBITION ON 31ST JANUARY 2015 OFFICIAL LAUNCHING CEREMONY AT 5PM ON SATURDAY EVENT...

The Hindu Who Took Down A Mountain Single Handedly

Here is the amazing and inspiring story of a man who single highhandedly moved a mountain, and only to...

How Christian Missionaries Using Every Single Hindu Component To Convert Hindus to Christianity

CHRISTIANIZING HINDUISM HOW CHRISTIAN MISSIONARIES USING EVERY SINGLE HINDU COMPONENT TO CONVERT HINDUS TO CHRISTIANITY READ CHRIST LIVED IN...

​Faking Christian missionaries are targeting every component of Hindu Culture and Life. : B R Haran

  Christian missionaries target every single component of Hindu society BR HARAN | HJS | Chennai | 25 January...

‘In 1971, Muslims murdered 2.4 million Hindus and raped 200,000 Hindu women’

  The article is deeply anti-Western with a common neglect we hear from Indian people to acknowledgement the fact...

Conversion-Reconversion, Christian Conspiracy and Swami Vivekananda. : Upananda Brahmachari

 Upananda Brahmachari is editor of Hindu Existence, a prominent news portal instrumental in reporting and publishing Hindu relevant news...

16 Year Old Hindu Girl Raped Then Murdered by Muslims in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Minority Watch (BDMW) has released their report on the rape and murder of a 16 year old Hindu...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – An Appeal To The UNITED NATION

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

Shrimad Bhagavad Gita Rahasya aka Karma Yoga Shastra By Lokamanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

|| ॐ ह्रीं श्री पार्श्वनाथाय नमः || || Auṃ Hrīṃ Śrī Pārśvanāthāya Namaḥ || Jay Jinendra श्रीमद्भगवद्गीतारहस्य SHRIMAD BHAGAVAD...

Amazing Scientific Inventions by Ancient Hindu Vedic Saints -​Deva Sarran Samaroo

Top 10 Biggest Inventions by ancient Hindus India has been a prominent center of learning since ancient times. The...

US Women Arrested for Taking Nude Photos at Angkor Wat Temple

PHNOM PENH:  Two American sisters have been arrested in Cambodia for taking naked photos of each other inside the country’s...

Britney embraces meditation – Raja Yoga

    Singer Britney Spears’ boyfriend Charlie Ebersol has inspired her to take up meditation.  The pop star is...

Hindu spiritual fair inaugurated

  About 12 lakh visitors are expected to visit the fair this year, compared to 9 lakh last year—Photo:...

Pakistani Hindu doctor released after 2 months in captivity

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani Hindu doctor who was abducted two months ago in the volatile Balochistan province, has been released...

Upset Hindus Ask for Withdrawal of Lord Ganesh Shaped Edible Chocolate

Upset Hindus have urged “Bond Street Chocolate” of New York to withdraw its “Ganesh Chocolate”, which is a figurine...

Vatican assembly on women equality without priesthood talk ‘a joke’: Universal Society of Hinduism 

Vatican assembly on women’s equality in Rome from February 4-7 despite big fanfare seemed like a joke as there...

Carnival scenes as Malaysian Hindus mark Thaipusam

Batu Caves (Malaysia): More than a million Hindus thronged temples throughout Malaysia on Tuesday to celebrate Thaipusam, a colourful annual...

​VHP hits back at US president Barack Obama, calls him ‘stooge of Church’​

NEW DELHI: US President Barack Obama’s recent remarks on ‘religious intolerance’ in India has irked the Hindu right in...

Hindu temple provides place of peace for worshipers

CARBONDALE — Padma Chandrashekar knows where she can find peace. Praying before the 13 deities in the Hindu Temple...

120-year-old Hindu Temple in Singapore Renovated

SINGAPORE, January 25, 2015 (by Melody Zaccheus, NewsAsia): Hunched over trays in the kitchen of a Hindu temple, a...

Thaipusam: 5 things to know about the colourful Hindu festival

        The Hindu Endowments Board announced on Jan 28 that the annual Thaipusam Festival procession will begin at 12.05am...

Hindu group complains about New York chocolatier that makes edible Gods

A Hindu activist group has made a public complaint about an American chocolatier that makes religious figures out of chocolate....

Indonesian efforts to restore 15th century Hindu temple commended 

Hindu community has commended Indonesia for reported plans to renovate its unique and fascinating 15th century Sukuh Hindu Temple in Central Java. US-based distinguished...

Growing Islamic Radicalization In India And The Threat Of Lone Wolf Attacks – Tufail Ahmad

January 28, 2015Inquiry & Analysis Series Report No.1139 Growing Radicalization In India And The Threat Of Lone Wolf Attacks...

Swami Nithyananda Vedic Newsletter Inc. Cambodian News Coverage

    Nithyanandam Ma Prema    We are back…and we missed you! The NEWSLETTER team is back with new energy!...

‘We are a govt of ‘Lord Ram Devotees’: Indian Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

FAIZABAD: Union minister Nitin Gadkari has said the government at the Centre is of “Ram bhakts” (Ram devotees) and those who...

RSS is a very nationalistic organisation which has kept India united, says EX- Indian Police Officer Kiran Bedi

Kiran Bedi and Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan pose together during a road show before filing her nomination papers...


Moussaoui calls Saudi princes patrons of al-Qaida

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

Hindus commend Malaysian PM Najib for joining in Thaipusam celebrations

Hindus have commended Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak for joining in Hindu Thaipusam celebrations at Batu...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New Jersey schools with sizable Hindu pupils

Hindus are urging New Jersey schools, public as well as private, which have significant number of Hindu students, to...

Surya namaskar made compulsory in 48,000 schools Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Amid protests from different corners, the education department issued orders on Tuesday for government and private schools to...

Upset Hindus seek apology from Fox TV for distorting Beliefs in a Supernatural Series

A religious symbol once again has raised the anger of a spiritual group. Hindus are disturbed over distortion of...

Hindus walking from Alor Setar temple to Penang

Spiritual path: The devotees heading to Sungai Petani from Alor Setar. They will continue from there to Penang.  ...

Over 400 Pak Hindu families are seeking Indian citizenship

Ahmedabad : More than 400 Hindu families from Pakistan who are living in Gujarat today attended a camp held by...

12 Hindus injured in Lyari grenade attack

Twelve Hindus including children and women were injured on Tuesday when two unidentified motorcyclists hurled a grenade near Bhimpura...

Dharma, the highest goal

In the Mahabharata, Vyasa has spoken about the Purusharthas — dharma (righteousness), artha (wealth), kama (desire) and moksha (liberation)....

Culture: Hindus celebrate triumph

Jeffery Reserve, North Parramatta, will burst into colour in March when the traditional Indian Hindu Festival of Colours —...

BRAHMMA GYANA SCIENTIFIC BRAHMMANDA……. Series – 4 -: DHARMA

DHARMA is a SANSKRIT Word. Its meaning is very wide. Since Dharma is specific & discrete KARMA mode of...

JFH West Bengal launches despite violence and emergency law

West Bengal February 1, 2015  Vincent Bruno   JFH West Bengal launches despite violence and emergency law JFH West Bengal was...

Jihadi Muslims vandalized Saraswati idol and National Flag in Kharagpur in West Bengal

Kharagpur witnessed violent Jihadi attack, Goddess Saraswati idol vandalized and National Flag desecrated. Saraswati Image vandalized by Muslims in Kharagpur...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Basant Panchami Again

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

Renowned Hindu Leader Narain Kataria Trip To India – A Report

MY TRIP TO INDIA – A REPORT Narain Kataria in New York I was on a trip to Bharat...

Nihal Singh Agar’s dedication to the Hindu community in Australia has earned him an AM

Nihal received an AM for his service to the Hindu community in Australia. HINDUS believe in karma and Nihal...

Importance Of Durva Grass In Hindu Rituals 

You must be aware of the use of a special kind of grass in various Hindu puja rituals. It...

Points to understand the concept of Dharma (Dharma part 7)

Parikshit was the grandson of Arjuna. He died of snake bite.     All the future generation of pandavas...

Pakistan : Save Kajal, a minor Hindu girl forcefully converted and married to a Muslim

Minor Hindu girl Kajal was kidnapped, forcefully converted and married to a man twice her age, in ‘PAKISTAN’ ! January 19th,...

Ganesh-Lakshmi beer labels row: Hindu community to approach Australia Advertising Standards Bureau

From Source   Upset Hindu community is thinking of approaching Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB), “foremost authority in Australia for...

Hindraf: More than 25 temples destroyed in Putrajaya

Kuala Lumpur : Hindraf Makkal Sakthi, an apolitical human rights NGO working across the divide, has warned Perkasa Youth not...

New Zealands Bay of plenty to have its 1st Hindu templecsoon

Sanatan Dharam Mandir, Tauranga’s first Hindu temple, is reportedly set to open in the next few months. The reports...

Tang Museum in upstate New York to exhibit Hindu gods

Tang Museum and Art Gallery in Saratoga Springs in upstate New York will showcase paintings displaying images of various...

Hindus Upset At Pornographic Filming At Angkor

Hindus are upset at reported shooting of pornographic pictures at Angkor Archaeological Park in Cambodia, a UNESCO World Heritage...

Isma up in arms over Hindu temple in Klang

NGO claims Klang’s reputation as a royal town and Malaysia’s image as an Islamic country will be tarnished if...

Hindu temple reopened in Singapore after renovation

Singapore: A 120-year-old Hindu temple here was today thrown open to devotees after undergoing a 4.5 million dollar renovation,...

India Census: Hindu Share Dips Below 80%, Muslim Share Grows but Slower

NEW DELHI, INDIA, January 24, 2015 (Indian Express): The share of Hindus in India’s population has shown the sharpest...

Hindu body to file complaint against Australian brewer over offensive packaging

Hindu community is planning to approach Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB), an Australian organization that investigates breaches of advertising standards,...

Religious group appeals to Australian ad watchdog over brewer’s use of Hindu gods on ginger beer labels

A religious activist group says it plans to complain to Australia’s advertising watchdog about a brewer that is using images of...

Indian PM Narendra Modi ‘touched’ by US President Barack Obama gifting Swami Vivekananda book

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said he was “touched” when US President Barack Obama gifted him...


Gayatri Mantra & Gangajal formed part of Martin Luther King Interfaith Service in Nevada

At the Service, from left to right, are— Jim R. Eaglesmith, Angela D. Taylor, Rajan Zed, Dolores Feemster, Gene...

The Vanishing Hindus of Pakistan – a Demographic Study

What has Pakistan done to its Hindu population? On January 6, 2015, in an NDTV debate, BJP spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi said...

US – India joint muscle against Islamic terror entities LeT, D-Company, Haqqanis

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told a joint press conference with President Barack Obama that there should be no distinction...

Abu Dhabi jail authorities ‘force Punjab Hindus to convert to Islam’

If claims are to be believed then jailed Hindu youths from Punjab in an Abu Dhabi prison are being pressurised...

Justice For Hindus to attend “Friends of MP” at Lincoln Center, US

Justice For Hindus will be attending the event “Friends of MP” at Lincoln Center in New York on February...

Indian Census: Hindu share dips below 80%, Muslim share grows

The share of Hindus in India’s population has shown the sharpest dip in a decade since Independence and has...

Approx 90L take holy dip on Mauni Amavasya

Har, Har Gange’ reverberated in the air throughout the day as a large number of devotees headed towards Ganga...

Nepal Demands the Return to Hindu Rastra – The Countdown Begins in Nepal

January 20, 2015 Leave a comment Hindu Rashtra demand in Nepal provinces even higher than ever. Hindu Rashtra demand turning...

Guru Krupa Foundation Enables Literacy in Assam

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of USA Dedicated to bringing holistic development of rural remote India using education as the primary...

[GHHF] Invitation to attend Radha Saptami Poorvaka Aruna Yaga Mahotsavam

  Invitation to attend Radha Saptami Poorvaka Aruna Yaga Mahotsavam   Sri Suryanarayana Seva Samathi Om Sri Suryanarayana...

Abbotsford Hindu Temple celebrates festival

About 400 people attended a festival at the new Hindu Temple on Walmsley Avenue in Abbotsford on Tuesday night....

Makar Sankranti: A Hindu Celebration of Science and Spirituality

Hindus are inheritors of a culture which integrated spirituality and science with great pageantry. Hinduism’s underlying core belief is...

​Tamil Eelam: A Church-funded political project – Shenali Waduge

“There is little doubt that the Church strategy is to turn Tamil Nadu into a Christian state. Investments made...

Discrimination against Hindus in Indian public discourse

Indian media in particular, and civil society should introspect so as to mitigate the case of bias against Hinduism...

Global Business Summit e-Book – Hon. Indian PM Narendra Modi Inaugural Address & Vision Of A New Age India

​ http://etspeech.narendramodi.in < Web Link For Free e-book Reading Source: WHN Media Network

Encyclopaedia Of Hinduism—Price and on-line availability

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HINDUISM (11 VOLUMES) by Kapil Kapoor (Editor) http://www.rupapublications.co.in/books/encyclopedia-hinduism-11-volumes   The 7184 page Encyclopedia of Hinduism in 11 volumes...

BD Parliament to host Saraswati Puja first time. Islamists oppose vehemently.

Radical Islamic groups challenged Hindu Chief Justice in Supreme Court and Hindu Worship in Parliament in Bangladesh. Islamic Bangladesh...

​Global Indian Business Council Conference held on Nov. 22, 2014 in Atlanta, GA

GLOBAL INDIAN BUSINESSS COUNCIL (GIBC) DEBUT IN METRO ATLANTA, USA TO FOSTER THE VISION OF PRIME MINISTER MODI FOR...

​Why should Nepal be a Hindu Nation? ​- Chiranjibi Paudyal, Nepalese Hindu Forum UK

Why should Nepal be a Hindu Nation? Nepal is in the process of drafting a new democratic constitution. There...

Biggest Global Yezidi Delegation To Visit India

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

Hindu Statesman Zed and Greek Orthodox Metropolitan Gerasimos Discuss in Nevada

In a remarkable interfaith gesture, His Eminence Metropolitan Gerasimos of the Greek Orthodox Christian Metropolis of San Francisco and...

25 Hindu temples destroyed in Putrajaya, but one recently emerges – P. Ramasamy

Hindu temple, Devi Sri Lalithaambigai Alayam costing about RM12 million is almost 80% completed in Precinct 20 of Putrajaya,...

Pakistan SC Asks Government to Help Hindus Register Marriages

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court wants the government to take early action so that Hindus in Pakistan overcome the hurdles...

Supreme Court orders to introduce Hindu Marriage act in two weeks

Islamabad;; January 13, 2015. (PCP) Supreme Court ordered Provincial Governments for meetings with Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani MNA and...

DRUK DPF Introduction to Political Significance for the Dharmic Communities – 3

Dharma Sewa Purvapaksha (DSP) have prepared this document in preparation for the May 7th 2015 local & General Election. For the Dharmic communities,...

Exclusive news : Videos of Hindu hitrakshak Varta Patra

Presenting exclusive video news of Hindu hitrakshak Varta Patra … Varta Patra : 19th Jan. 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bhfh3ldyPB4 Varta Patra : 18th Jan. 2015...

Sparks City Council opens year’s 1st meeting with ancient Gayatri Mantra

Caption:Just before the Hindu invocation, from left to right are—Councilmember Ed Lawson, Councilmember Ron Smith, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed,...

Vivekanad Sewa Sangh Shakha in Japan (2015 Jan-18) – Summary report

Namaste Everyone, Thanks a lot for the encouragement which we have been receiving from everyone on regular basis. Here...

Hindus hail Sinha’s appointment as Bangladesh’s Chief Justice

Worldwide Hindus have commended Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha’s appointment as the next 21st Chief Justice of Supreme Court of...

Historical Perspective on Islam and Charlie Hebdo by Barry Nirmal

This essay explores the need for reform within Islam in the aftermath of the brutal assault on Charlie Hebdo....

Vol.80 – Patriots Speak – Patriot Forum Newsletter

Dear Enlightened Readers, There have been terrible news; there have been good new, this week: · “World” met at...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Further To “France Attacked”

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

Decoding PK: Despite Fun and Frolic, the Undertone is Anti-Hindu​ – Madhu Kishwar​

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New York To Have $9 Million Hindu Temple In 2016

Melville in New York (USA) will reportedly have a majestic Hindu temple in 2016. Two-storey BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir...

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Long Island’s first BAPS Hindu temple, to open in Melville, marks ‘big moment’ for faithful

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François Gautier was born in Paris in 1959. In the early eighties, he began freelancing in India for different...

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Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – The 102nd Indian Science Congress.

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

Why Must Hindus Denounce the Brutal Massacre at the Offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris – Barry Nirmal

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Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – National Youth Day (January12)-The Birthday Of Swami Vivekananda

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

Hindu Nursing Lecturer Murdered In Bangladesh For Following “No Hijab” Policy

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Vol.79 – Patriots Speak::5-11 Jan 2015

Dear Enlightened Readers, Global developments have been overshadowed by grim acts of brutality: • Islamist terrorists shot dead 12...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Call For Reform In Islam—Egyptian President

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Hindu Heritage Through The Eyes Of Foreign Scholars In Recent Times

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Dividend From Charlie Hebdo (France): “Culture War” In Europe.

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

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – ​Response to “France Attacks”

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