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India To Ban Baby-Blessing Festival

Saturday, December 12th, 2009

Every first week of December in a rural district in the state of Karnataka, villagers drop babies from the top of a 30-foot Hindu temple onto a blanket held by a crowd below, amid dancing and singing. Thousands of people assembled on Wednesday at the temple near Indi in the district of Bijapur to witness […]

Hindus upset over Fox News remarks that holy river Ganges “sounds like a disease”

Saturday, December 12th, 2009

Hindus are protesting against the Fox News channel for remarks that river Ganges (whom Hindus consider holy) “sounds like a disease”.  Channel’s Glenn Beck, talking about India in December nine segment titled “This is the best America has to offer?” of his opinion show “The One Thing”, said: “One big river they have there, that […]

24% Americans believe in reincarnation

Saturday, December 12th, 2009

Roughly 24 percent American adults believe in reincarnation and a similar number believe in yoga as a spiritual practice, according to a new poll by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life. This poll also found out that roughly one-quarter of adults express belief in tenets of certain Eastern religions and 25% […]

A complete series of lectures of Mr. N.V.Raghuram is available for Download in our Website

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

A complete series of lectures of Mr. N.V.Raghuram is available in our Website. Mr. N.V. Raghuram, after completing his Bachelor of Engineering from Regional Engineering College Bhopal, in 1970 joined service as engineer in various departments and carried on varieties of civil engineering works until 1998. His interest in spiritual learning and in the philosophy […]

Hindu Declaration on Climate Change

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

Melbourne’s Parliament of the World’s Religions is proving to be the most influential of modern times, and the widest ever. Hindus have shown unity and extraordinary leadership releasing today the Hindu Declaration on Climate Change, marking a definitive stance of Hinduism as a religion that is aware of humankind’s role and responsibilities in Earth’s ecosystem. […]

Meditation Can Strengthen The Body’s Immune Function

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

Newer research from the University of Wisconsin shows a meditation habit can strengthen the body’s immune function, plus increase brain performance in the form of electrical activity. It validates the mind-body dynamic of meditation. To gauge immune function, the researchers measured antibodies in the blood that fight flu and other infections. Volunteer subjects in the […]

Ragigudda Temple’s website launched on 25/11/2009

Thursday, November 26th, 2009

Ragigudda Temple, Jayanagar, Bangalore: On the auspicious occasion of Hanumanjayyanthi, 25/11/2009 Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneya Temple is pleased to announce the launch of our official website www.ragigudda.org in temple premises.  We were blessed to have Sri Sri Vidyesha Teertha Swamiji of Sri Bhandarakeri Matt, Udupi, inaugurate the website. Mr. Shivashankar, Mr. Srinivas, and Mr. K.P. […]

400-yr-old idols found in KR puram

Thursday, November 26th, 2009
400-yr-old idols found in KR puram

BANGALORE: Workers of the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) accidentally stumbled upon three ancient stone idols, believed to be at least 400 years old, while laying new pipelines near the Kote Anjaneya temple in KR Puram police station limits. It is claimed that the idols belong to an old rundown temple situated near […]

Hindu Spiritual Leaders Will Gather at the Parliament of the World’s Religions

Thursday, November 26th, 2009

Source: www.parliamentofreligions.org MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, November 20, 2009: Australia will host the 2009 Parliament of the World’s Religions. The event take place December 3 through December 9, and is expected to bring together 8,000 to 12,000 people. The Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions suggests that the Melbourne Parliament will “educate participants for global […]

India’s Green Lessons for the West

Thursday, November 26th, 2009

Source: news.bbc.co.uk GUJARAT, INDIA, November 22, 2009: Ahead of next month’s climate change negotiations in Copenhagen there’s a lot of anger in India about the West’s pressure on it to sign up to emissions cuts. The BBC’s Sanjoy Majumder travelled to India’s most industrialized state, Gujarat, to see at first hand some very effective – […]