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World Hindu News

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  • Sanskriti Under Siege
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 2:31 pm

        Sanskriti Under Siege     How the New Left has successfully infiltrated Sanskrit studies to hijack it from within, destroy its integrity, and co-opt many Sanskrit scholars for their agenda. What the role of our traditional scholars ought to be, and how they have failed to perform this role. A call to our […] The post Sanskriti Under Siege appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Hindu Rohingyas are stuck in Bangladesh
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 2:18 pm

    KUTUPALONG, BANGLADESH, May 8, 2019 (Religion News): As talks restart this month about repatriating Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh back to Myanmar, neither country’s government has an answer for the fate of Hindu Rohingyas still stuck in Bangladesh. More than a million Rohingya have fled Myanmar to settle in at least 27 camps in neighboring Bangladesh. […] The post Hindu Rohingyas are stuck in Bangladesh appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Indian Roots In Foreign Soil
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 2:08 pm

    Some 500 years back, a trading community from South India settled in Malaysia. They married native women and adapted to the local culture. Yet, the Chettis continue to hold on to their Indianness — they still have Hindu names and celebrate Diwali and Pongal A photograph of BS Naiker and Avarami on their wedding day, […] The post Indian Roots In Foreign Soil appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Japan abode of Hindu deities revealed in film by India expert
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm

    According to Behl, many words in the Japanese language are from Sanskrit.  Benoy K. Behl New Delhi: It may surprise many Indians but scores of Hindu deities, including Saraswati, Lakshmi, Brahma, Ganesha, and Garuda, are actively worshiped in their temples by the Japanese, preserving Indian traditions that have practically been forgotten in India, shows a […] The post Japan abode of Hindu deities revealed in film by India expert appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Students and funds fall short at Sanskrit school
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 1:56 pm

    Goa faces shortage of priests during Chaturthi and other festivals, but Sanskrit school that provides 90 per cent of Goa’s priests is struggling to meet its daily expenses SANTOSH NAIK [email protected] PONDA: There’s a shortage of Hindu priests in Goa, and the shortfall is being made up by purohits from the neighbouring States. Whether it […] The post Students and funds fall short at Sanskrit school appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Cyclone Fani causes no structural damage to Konark Sun Temple: ASI
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 1:50 pm

    Image Credit: Wikipedia The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Friday said there is no structural damage to the Konark Sun Temple, a World Heritage Site, due to Cyclone Fani, which made its landfall near Puriin Odisha on May 3. There is also no major damage to the Shree Jagannath Temple at Puri, a top Hindu pilgrim spot, it said. The repair and restoration of the […] The post Cyclone Fani causes no structural damage to Konark Sun Temple: ASI appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Remnants of 100 Undiscovered Ancient Temples Unearthed in Cambodian Jungle
    by WHN Reporter on May 19, 2019 at 1:42 pm

    CAMBODIA, May 16, 2019 (Daily Mail): Archaeologists claim to have found the remnants of nearly 100 previously undiscovered ancient Hindu temples in the jungles of Cambodia. The temples, which in many cases are just foundations, were unearthed in Kratie Province’s historical Samphu Borak area of eastern Cambodia’s Kratie Province. The team believe they date back […] The post Remnants of 100 Undiscovered Ancient Temples Unearthed in Cambodian Jungle appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Hindu mantras to open Utah’s St. George City Council on May 16
    by WHN Reporter on May 18, 2019 at 8:24 pm

    St. George City Council in Utah will start its day on May 16 with ancient Hindu prayers, containing verses from world’s oldest extant scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Council. After Sanskrit delivery, he then will read the English interpretation of the prayer. Sanskrit is […] The post Hindu mantras to open Utah’s St. George City Council on May 16 appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Jallianwala Bagh: British Regret
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 5:38 pm

    Jallianwala Bagh was a terrible massacre. My lecture in the British House of Parliament a year ago called for the British to acknowledge this massacre as part of what I call Soft Power Reparations. Please watch Prime Minister Tersea May respond to my request by making a public apology in her parliament speech recently.   […] The post Jallianwala Bagh: British Regret appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Forum on Understanding Hate Crimes and Protecting Places of Worship
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 5:34 pm

    Manu Shah On 6th April, Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH) hosted a first-of-its-kind Forum on “Understanding Hate Crimes and Protection of Places of Worship” for faith based and community leaders to learn how to prevent and respond to hate crimes against places of worship. Facilitated by the United States Department of Justice Community Relations Services […] The post Forum on Understanding Hate Crimes and Protecting Places of Worship appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Upset Hindus urge Amsterdam brewery to remove Lord Ganesh image from beer & apologize
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 4:19 pm

    Upset Hindus are urging Amsterdam (Netherlands) based Friekens Brewery (Friekens Brouwerij) to apologize and not use Hindu deity Lord Ganesh’s image for its “I.P.A (India Pale Ale)” beer, calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that inappropriate usage of Hindu deities or concepts or symbols for […] The post Upset Hindus urge Amsterdam brewery to remove Lord Ganesh image from beer & apologize appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • India’s Temple Island
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 4:17 pm

    (Courtesy Mu. Ramkumar) Stone sculptures, Srirangam Island Srirangam Island, at the confluence of the Kaveri and Kollidam Rivers in southeastern India’s state of Tamil Nadu, is home to a 2,000-year-old temple complex, major parts of which are still in use today. However, much of the complex is hidden or damaged. Many older sections are buried under […] The post India’s Temple Island appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Chardham Yatra Set to Begin
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 4:14 pm

    INDIA, May 6, 2019 (The Hans India): Chardham Yatra – the pilgrimage to four Hindu shrines nestled in Garhwal Himalayas of Uttarkahand, begins on Tuesday, on the auspicious Akshay Tritiya day. Welcoming the pilgrims, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat wished them a successful pilgrimage to the four shrines of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. “Uttarakhand […] The post Chardham Yatra Set to Begin appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Swami Vivekananda
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 3:56 pm

    Manoranjan Inc in Association with Major Indo American Organizations of Houston are proud to present drama on most inspirational personality “Swami Vivekananda” on Sunday May 31st 2019 at Stafford Civic Center in Stafford Texas. Tickets are available at all vishala stores and online at www.humtumdesi.com Kindly spread the word among your friends and family members. Thank You […] The post Swami Vivekananda appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • HinduAssociationUSA Donations to help the victims of Fani Cyclone in India ~ Urgent Appeal for Help
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 3:52 pm

    American Hindu Association(AHA) May 4, 2019   Donations to help the victims of Fani Cyclone in India.    Millions of people are severely affected. More than million people are evacuated from their homes. People are without home, food and clean drinking water, living in emergency evacuation centers. The extent of damage caused by the cyclone is […] The post HinduAssociationUSA Donations to help the victims of Fani Cyclone in India ~ Urgent Appeal for Help appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Hindu mantras to open Las Vegas, Clark, Henderson, N. Las Vegas, Mesquite Councils
    by WHN Reporter on May 12, 2019 at 3:44 pm

    Clark County Board of Commissioners and City Councils of Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Mesquite in Nevada will start one each of their meetings during May with ancient Hindu prayers, containing verses from world’s oldest extant scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocations from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before these meetings. After […] The post Hindu mantras to open Las Vegas, Clark, Henderson, N. Las Vegas, Mesquite Councils appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Hindu festival of colour celebrated in Aylesbury
    by WHN Reporter on April 29, 2019 at 1:56 pm

    Published by Dan Gooding at 8:03am 27th April 2019. You could be covered in colourful paint this afternoon in Aylesbury. The Hindu Holi festival is being celebrated at Bucks County Museum, with an event open to all to enjoy Spring. The event has been put together by the Aylesbury Hindu Temple Trust. They said: One of our […] The post Hindu festival of colour celebrated in Aylesbury appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Hanuman Chalisa Resonates Throughout Trinidad
    by WHN Reporter on April 29, 2019 at 1:48 pm

    TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, April 21, 2019 (HPI/Paras Ramoutar): The chanting of the “Hanuman Chalisa” resonates throughout Trinidad, as indeed around the globe, as Hindus here observed the annual observance of Lord Hanuman Chalisa on Friday April 19. The atmosphere was filled with the aura of incense and other religious ingredients. Hindus in all their eagerness kept vigil […] The post Hanuman Chalisa Resonates Throughout Trinidad appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • United in their devotion
    by WHN Reporter on April 29, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    Devotees following the chariot carrying the statue of Lord Muruga during the procession at Waterfall Road. — Photos: LIM BENG TATT/ The Star THE Chitraparuvam Festival in Penang has been a yearly affair for devotees Kenny Lim and Shasha Wong. Seen wearing traditional Indian attire during the mini Thaipusam parade at Waterfall Road, Lim and […] The post United in their devotion appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Foundation stone for first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi laid in colourful ceremony
    by WHN Reporter on April 20, 2019 at 2:58 pm

    His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj, the spiritual leader of Bochasanwasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha (BAPS) Swaminarayan Sanstha, was present at the vedic rituals. Dr Mugheer Al Khaili, director of Community Development Department, Thani Al Zoyoudi, Minister of Climate Change, and Ahmad Bilhoul Al Falasi, minister of state for Higher Education Affairs and Advanced Sciences, graced the […] The post Foundation stone for first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi laid in colourful ceremony appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

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