World Hindu Congress to Convene in Delhi November 21-23, 2014

Friday, November 14th, 2014

  Source DEHLI, INDIA, October 26, 2014 (Press Release): The global Hindu society, beset by very serious challenges stands at a critical crossroads. It is absolutely necessary that Hindus assemble to reflect the issues in front of a Hindu population which is more than a billion. The Christian and Muslim populations of the world, which […]

Rudram Chanting at the White House

Friday, November 14th, 2014

  Source WASHINGTON D.C., October 10, 2014 (Hinduism Now): Jeffrey and Robbie Erhard, young American men, skillfully chant Rudram at the White House Hindu-American Conference. View short video at ‘source.’

Rare Mukhalinga on Display in Vietnam

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Source VIETNAM, November 24, 2013 (Thanhnien News): A Hindu lingam with Shiva’s face carved into it was placed on display at the My Son Champa ruins in central Vietnam Saturday, becoming the first intact mukhalinga to be exhibited in Southeast Asia. The statue is estimated to date back to the 7th or 8th centuries. It […]

Excellent YouTube Video on Promoting Dharma Through Education

Friday, November 14th, 2014

  Source LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, November 11, 2014 ( Dharma Civilization Foundation (DCF)–is dedicated to the idea of unfolding dharma for the well being of the individual and the world by promoting the understanding of India’s civilization, religion and culture through education. Hindu dharma, also called Sanatana Dharma, is the oldest spiritual tradition in the […]

Temple Demolition: Pakistani Hindus Seek Redress

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

  Source NEW DELHI, INDIA, September 5, 2014 (Business Standard): As Pakistani authorities are all set to raze a 79-year-old temple in Rawalpindi, anger and disappointment prevail among the country’s Hindu minority that is seeking protection and freedom to practice their religion in an Islamic state. Hindus have been living in Rawalpindi for over a […]

Chinese President Xi May Offer India New Route for Kailash Yatra

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

  Source INDIA, September 4, 2014 (Hindustan Times): In a major political gesture, Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to announce the opening of a new safe route for Indian pilgrims visiting Kailash and Manasarovar in Tibet via Sikkim during his forthcoming visit to India. Besides a package of major investments, Xi may announce the […]

Nepal Flooding Presents Gospel Opportunities

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 … nts-gospel-opportunities/ NEPAL, August 27, 2014 (Mission Network News): HPI Note: This is from a Christian news source. Nearly 300 people have died and more than 100 are missing due to severe Nepal flooding. Heavy rain, which began August 13, has affected 25 of Nepal’s 75 districts, overflowing riverbanks and causing landslides. More than […]

Kailash Yatra Breaks all Past Records

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

  Source INDIA, August 22, 2014 (Hindustan Times): Giving a reason for officials to smile, more than 900 pilgrims have visited Kailash Mansarovar in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) this year, setting a new record of sorts. The yatra is an annual affair which passes through Uttarakhand and goes till Kailash Mansarovar in TAR under China. […]

Indian Community Launches Museum in Australia

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

  Source MELBOURNE, August 11, 2014 ( Times of India): Members of the Indian diaspora in Australia have opened their first museum comprising over 1,200 rare pieces including pictures, paintings, photographs, coins and stamps here on the Independence day. Partly funded by the Indian High Commission in Canberra, the museum is an initiative of Federation […]

A Film Fest Highlights Conditions Of Hindu Temples

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

  Source HYDERABAD, INDIA, August 27, 2014 (Silicon India): A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting problems like corruption, mismanagement, encroachments, financial problems faced by priests and erosion of traditional rituals associated with worship. Aimed at creating awareness about the need to save temples, […]