Published On: Sun, Jan 13th, 2019

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  • Commonwealth, CARICOM must suspend Guyana from its folds: Paras Ramoutar
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 12:23 pm

    Guyana should be suspended from the Commonwealth and CARICOM with immediate effect, now that David Granger, the incumbent President seems bent on staying in power.  More so, CARICOM must remove its Secretariat from Guyana  as well. In this day and age, politicians must not seek to stay in power for self-aggrandizement, but must listen to […] The post Commonwealth, CARICOM must suspend Guyana from its folds: Paras Ramoutar appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Controversial CARICOM member supervising Guyana election results
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 12:19 pm

    A Caribbean Community (CARICOM) High Level Team is now in Guyana supervising the recounting of ballots from the March 2, 2020 elections. One of the 5-member team is Chief Elections Officer (CEO) of the Election and Boundaries Commission (EBC) of Trinidad and Tobago, Ms Fern Narcis-Scope. Mrs. Narcis-Scope is a controversial figure like Guyana’s Keith […] The post Controversial CARICOM member supervising Guyana election results appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • NAMASTE going global: Salil Gewali
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 12:11 pm

    A greeting is the first spark that ignites the relationship between two individuals. Tibetans stick out their tongues in greeting. In Qatar, Yemen and Oman, people touch their noses. When it comes to the Kiwis, they rub their faces whereas in Greenland and Tuvalu, they sniff faces. In most other countries, individuals shake hands or […] The post NAMASTE going global: Salil Gewali appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Historic Hindu temples shut down in Harare due to COVID-19 pandemic
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 12:07 pm

    Both the Hindu temples in Harare (Zimbabwe)—Ridgeview Shree Omkar Mandir and Cameron Street Shree Omkar Mandir—have been shut down “until further notice” due to coronavirus outbreak.  The Executive Committee of The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH), which runs both the temples, in an email to the members on March 24, said: “The Society Priest, alone, will […] The post Historic Hindu temples shut down in Harare due to COVID-19 pandemic appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Infosys employee Mujeeb Mohammad arrested for asking people to ‘spread the virus’ by sneezing in public
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 12:05 pm

    A Muslim man by the name of Mujeeb Mohammed who works as a Technical Architect at IT major Infosys, has been arrested by police after he had uploaded a contentious post on social media. Subsequently, the IT major also terminated his service. The Infosys employee had written, “Let’s join hands, go out & sneeze with […] The post Infosys employee Mujeeb Mohammad arrested for asking people to ‘spread the virus’ by sneezing in public appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Hindus urge Papa John’s to apologize & withdraw commercial trivializing Hinduism
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 11:57 am

    Upset Hindus are urging Papa John’s, pizza delivery company headquartered in Louisville (Kentucky), to immediately withdraw its Papadias TV Commercial ‘Yoga’ and apologize. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that this commercial unnecessarily and unreasonably trivialized the greatly revered Hindu concepts/symbols Om and Yoga; which was highly inappropriate. Moreover, this commercial […] The post Hindus urge Papa John’s to apologize & withdraw commercial trivializing Hinduism appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • All Hindu observances in mandirs are cancelled in Trinidad
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 11:55 am

    By PARAS RAMOUTAR–Port-of-Spain Because of the  unpredictably of the Covid 19 spread, Hindu major organizations have cancelled all religious and social observances starting with Nau Raatri, Lord Rama Naumi and Lord Hanuman Jayanti.Spokesman for the  major Hindu organization, the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha(SDMS) has ordered all mandirs under its jurisdiction to cease holding their weekly […] The post All Hindu observances in mandirs are cancelled in Trinidad appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • The world needs Hinduism. Hinduphobia has to stop!
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 11:48 am

    The post The world needs Hinduism. Hinduphobia has to stop! appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Beauty and logic of Hinduism versus illogical blind faith of Evangelicals- Maria Wirth’s Interview
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 11:46 am

    The post Beauty and logic of Hinduism versus illogical blind faith of Evangelicals- Maria Wirth’s Interview appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Ex-Christian westerners describe how they fell in love with India and Hinduism
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 11:41 am

    The post Ex-Christian westerners describe how they fell in love with India and Hinduism appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • #CornonaVirus IndiaLockdown Appeal: Donate 3 weeks ration for Jodhpur based 300 Pakistani Hindu refugee families
    by WHN on March 29, 2020 at 11:36 am

    29th Mar 2020 | Houston, US Pakistan Hindu Refugee Relief Program appeals to concerned Hindus to donate for 3 weeks ration supplies to Pakistani Hindu refugee camp based out of at Pabuji Ka Mandir, Aanganwada, Jawant Sagar, Mandor, Jodhpur Site. As per the latest communication between Pakistani Hindu group leader Chetan Ram, there is no help […] The post #CornonaVirus IndiaLockdown Appeal: Donate 3 weeks ration for Jodhpur based 300 Pakistani Hindu refugee families appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Ayodhya Rama Festival Cancelled
    by WHN Reporter on March 28, 2020 at 5:09 pm

    NEW DELHI, INDIA, March 20, 2020 : Hindus in a northern Indian state were excited about the upcoming Ram Navami, a nine-day festival to mark the birth anniversary of the important Hindu Deity Lord Rama. This year, the celebrations were special due to the Ayodhya verdict, which allowed Hindus to retain disputed land to build […] The post Ayodhya Rama Festival Cancelled appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • How the Internet is Bringing Comfort to Faith Communities during Coronavirus Social Isolation
    by WHN Reporter on March 28, 2020 at 3:54 pm

    AUSTRALIA, March 23, 20202 : Hemangini Patel has been attending her temple every Sunday for as long as she can remember. As a devout Hindu, and member of Sydney’s Bochasanwasi Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) community, the weekly “sabha” or congregation is a routine she looks forward to each week. But for the past two […] The post How the Internet is Bringing Comfort to Faith Communities during Coronavirus Social Isolation appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • The Story of a Remarkable Hindu Temple in Pretoria’s Inner City
    by WHN Reporter on March 28, 2020 at 3:22 pm

    PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA, March 22, 2020 : Apart from Pretoria’s legacy of grand institutional buildings, South Africa’s capital city and historical seat of the apartheid government, also contains some unique architectural masterpieces that have been built and cared for by various religious communities. These buildings reflect the stories, traditions and resilience of diverse community groups. […] The post The Story of a Remarkable Hindu Temple in Pretoria’s Inner City appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • World Hindu News employees to work from home in US, UK, India sites amid Corona Virus Pandemic
    by WHN on March 20, 2020 at 1:28 pm

    Houston, Texas | 20.03.2020 World Hindu News advisory board in its emergency meeting has decided to close it physical sites for until April 30. 2020. World Hindu News has physical office sites in the city of Houston (India), Delhi (India) and London(UK). It has five fulltime employees and four part time interns who support its […] The post World Hindu News employees to work from home in US, UK, India sites amid Corona Virus Pandemic appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Upset Hindus urge Amazon Australia to withdraw Lord Ganesha shorts & apologize
    by WHN Reporter on March 15, 2020 at 5:51 pm

    Upset Hindus are urging Amazon Australia for immediate withdrawal of shorts carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples or home shrines and […] The post Upset Hindus urge Amazon Australia to withdraw Lord Ganesha shorts & apologize appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Multi-faith service “seeking God’s mercy” off—will be held as “Thanks to God” service after coronavirus
    by WHN Reporter on March 15, 2020 at 1:06 pm

    The multi-faith prayer service where Nevada’s faith leaders from various traditions planned to join together on March 15 to pray for God’s mercy concerning worldwide outbreak of coronavirus, its victims and their loved ones, and care providers; has been cancelled due to public health concerns. According to its coordinators—distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed and senior […] The post Multi-faith service “seeking God’s mercy” off—will be held as “Thanks to God” service after coronavirus appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Why Don’t Hindus Stand Up Against Anti-Hindu Anti-India Agenda?
    by WHN Reporter on March 15, 2020 at 12:47 pm

    March 11, 2020 Although India and Hindus were attacked for centuries, India maintained a peaceful environment and communal harmony, to a great extent. India is the second most populated country in the world with 1.34 billion people…in essence, four times the population of the U.S. in less-than-one-third of U.S land. You can certainly imagine the […] The post Why Don’t Hindus Stand Up Against Anti-Hindu Anti-India Agenda? appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • 100+ Pakistani Hindu refugee children needs a school at Jawant Sagar, Mandor, Jodhpur Site
    by WHN on March 15, 2020 at 4:26 am

    Pabuji Ka Mandir, Jodhpur | 29 Dec 2019 In his Dec 2019 visit, Dilip Mehta, former American Hindu Sabha of America president visited Jodhpur Pakistani Hindu Refugee camps. He addresses a gathering of more than 150 Pakistani Hindu refugees at Pabuji Ka Mandir, Aanganwada, Jawant Sagar, Mandor, Jodhpur. There are close to 500+ Hindus from […] The post 100+ Pakistani Hindu refugee children needs a school at Jawant Sagar, Mandor, Jodhpur Site appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

  • Kauai’s Hindu Monastery Closed to Visitors due to Corona Virus
    by WHN on March 15, 2020 at 3:36 am

    With increasing concerns flooding in from devotees around the world for the health and safety of our monks and island members, we are reminded of just how much love there is out there for this small band of servants to Siva. Like most, we have been following the potentially dangerous COVID-19 pandemic, and just today […] The post Kauai’s Hindu Monastery Closed to Visitors due to Corona Virus appeared first on World Hindu News. […]

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