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  • Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth
    by WHN on 23rd June 2021 at 10:45 AM

    Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth   Ganga Dussehara, also known as Gangavataran, is a popular Hindu festival commemorating the avatarana or descent of the Ganges onto this earth from heaven.  This auspicious day occurs on Dashami, the 10th day of the Shukla Paksha in the month of Jyeshtha […]

  • Upset Hindus urge Nordstrom to withdraw insensitive “Brahmin” cow leather handbags
    by WHN on 23rd June 2021 at 10:26 AM

      Hindus feel that associating luxury handbags made of cow leather with “Brahmin” was very inappropriate; and are urging the Seattle headquartered luxury department store chain Nordstrom to withdraw these “Brahmin” leather bags from its 357 stores and online platforms. Distinguished Hindu […]

  • Alexander Duff: The real culprit who ruined our education system
    by WHN on 23rd June 2021 at 10:15 AM

      It was not just Lord Macauley who did so We have heard countless times how this Lord Macauley has ruined our education system, but do you know about more dangerous Alexander Duff? Literally, this Christian missionary was solely responsible for degradation of education system in the parts of […]

  • WHY INDIA?- Christian groups, missionaries making the most out of pandemic
    by WHN on 6th June 2021 at 07:35 AM

    Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ’! This is what they tell you, make you believe in, probably help you and then ask you to be the ‘child of God’! And you, very innocently thinking of the support given to you at that very moment of your The post […]

  • ‘Charity Garba Night’ in Australia for Covid-19 India relief fund
    by WHN on 6th June 2021 at 07:27 AM

    Covid-19 has crippled the world and like other nations of the world, India has been severely affected by it. The Indian government under the auspices of Shree Narendra Modi has done commendable work in managing the crisis. However, now is the time for NRIs to contribute to the Covid-19 India […]

  • Samachar Manyata Association for Research and Training (SMaRT) Website Launched
    by WHN on 6th June 2021 at 07:01 AM

    One of the biggest tragedies of independent India has been monopolization of the narrative space by subscribers of one political ideology – starting from left of the Centre all the way to the extreme – communism and Marxism. While academia can be credited with providing the intellectual heft […]

  • The “tool kit” by break India forces gets exposed
    by WHN on 31st May 2021 at 06:56 AM

      Source:  THE LIBERAL PANDIT The post The “tool kit” by break India forces gets exposed appeared first on World Hindu News.

  • Dr Clifford Rampaul– A passionate Hindu religious ,social activist passes away
    by WHN on 31st May 2021 at 06:48 AM

    Dr. Maniram ‘Clifford’ Rampaul—A passionate spiritual and social activist, humble to the very end. By PARAS RAMOUTAR. A Hindu leader with an unbridled passion to serve his community, and the people of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Maniram ‘Clifford’ Rampaul, formerly of Rio Claro, passed away […]

  • Upset Hindus urge Brazil firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha beer growlers and apologize
    by WHN on 31st May 2021 at 06:43 AM

      Upset Hindus are urging Curitiba (Paraná, Brazil) based Siphon Growlers to apologize and withdraw beer growlers displaying images of Lord Ganesha and sacred Om, calling these highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that […]

  • VHPA statement on the passing of Anjleebahen Pandya
    by WHN on 31st May 2021 at 05:46 AM

      The Following statement was issued by the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)   Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America (VHPA) regretfully announces passing away of Mananiya Anjleebahen Pandya, its Director of International liaison on the 19th of May at Gandhinagar, Gujarat at age 71.  She battled […]

  • Hindus welcome Alabama legislature lifting yoga ban in schools & urge Governor to sign it
    by WHN on 19th May 2021 at 18:14 PM

    Hindus have welcomed Alabama Legislature finally approving allowing yoga in Alabama public schools; saying that although it came with lot of unnecessary and impertinent restrictions, it was still good for the overall well-being of Alabamans. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement […]

  • Ekal Offensive Against Pandemic in Rural India: Prakash Waghmare
    by WHN on 19th May 2021 at 18:05 PM

    In India, Covid-19 (Corona) pandemic’s second wave hit hard suddenly and with the force of a tsunami. The country was caught off guard and ill prepared for the toll it took. All the focus of the grave situation revolved mainly around the urban areas and rural-tribal areas received scant notice. […]

  • Temple Town rule a solution to protect temples
    by WHN on 19th May 2021 at 17:27 PM

    The Christian framing of a law to protect temples proves what they fear if this rule were fully implemented Recently, the Christian media portal Persecution.Org reported the removal of an illegal church near a temple in Telengana.  According to them, the Goverment Order (GO) 746 bill is […]

  • Why NCERT is still teaching anti Hindu syllabus?
    by WHN on 19th May 2021 at 17:15 PM

    The post Why NCERT is still teaching anti Hindu syllabus? appeared first on World Hindu News.

  • Upset Hindus urge New Zealand firm to remove sacred Hindu symbols from mats & apologize
    by WHN on 12th May 2021 at 19:58 PM

    Upset Hindus are urging Christchurch (New Zealand) based acupressure mat firm Shakti Mats for immediate withdrawal of sacred Hindu symbols “Om” and “Yantra” from their mats; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said […]

  • 50 cities, 30 nations and 5 continents- Hindus unite to save community members from genocide in West Bengal
    by WHN on 12th May 2021 at 19:50 PM

    The Hindu community of New York met before the Indian Consulate to protest the Genocide of Hindus in the Indian state of West Bengal, post elections there [1-3]. The post-election violence against Hindus in West Bengal has shocked the nation and the global community [4-8]. The brutality and the […]

  • Politics of Pandemic in India
    by WHN on 12th May 2021 at 19:33 PM

    Politics of Pandemic in India                           by Prakash Waghmare (Prolific Writer, Social-Activist, Political Commentator) Current Covid-19 (Corona) situation in India is quite grave. There is no denying that the mistakes were made on multiple fronts which […]

  • Hindus urge UNC School of the Arts to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”
    by WHN on 26th April 2021 at 12:17 PM

    Hindus are urging University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) in Winston-Salem to withdraw “La Bayadère” from its upcoming Spring Dance concert (April 30 to May 08), which they feel seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan […]

  • Hindus seek apology from Korean National Ballet hosting culturally insensitive “La Bayadère”
    by WHN on 26th April 2021 at 12:13 PM

    Hindus are critical of Korean National Ballet (KNB) in Seoul for hosting “La Bayadère” (April 27 to May two), which they feel seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions, and seek apology. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said […]

  • Divali message of former councillor Paras Ramoutar
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 07:22 AM

    World in need of eternal light of Divali-  Trinidad and Tobago needs the light of Divali, not only because of the covid19 pandemic, but to bring the national populace out of the darkness which surrounds the country at this time, according to former councillor Paras Ramoutar “Yes, let us use the […]

  • Indian philosopher, Prof. Adesh built a new model for the Indian diaspora in TT
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 07:20 AM

    By PARAS RAMOUTAR For any nation or civilization to prosper, it must be built on foundations of a moral and ethical character, as this character must be built on the principal element of its strength and as well, it is the only guarantee for its permanence and prosperity. To my mind, this […]

  • Trinidad to hold Phagwah(Holi) conference
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 07:13 AM

    By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain: The National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) will host its first international virtual Phagwa conference in Trinidad on the weekend of March 13 and 14. The NCIC is the epicentre of all the major Hindu religious, cultural, spiritual and social activities, since its […]

  • Hindus celebrate Shiva Raatri in Trinidad
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 07:11 AM

    Thousands of Hindus participated in night-suvigil on the occasion of Maha Shivratri despite the increasingly high crime rate in Trinidad and Tobago, Covid 19 By PARAS RAMOUTAR  Port-of-Spain: Hindus in Trinidad and Tobago will celebrate the spiritually-charged Shiva Raatri with the rest of the […]

  • World Hindu Council of America Statement on Shooting in Indianapolis
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 07:05 AM

    The World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) expresses sorrow at the killing of nine people at the FedEx facility in Indianapolis.  Many of these victims were Indian American followers of the Sikh tradition – Amarjit Kaur Sekhon, Jaswinder Kaur, Amarjit Kaur Johal, Jaswinder Singh.   A random […]

  • Upset Hindus urge Neiman Marcus to withdraw Lord Ganesha cufflinks & apologize
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 07:05 AM

    Upset Hindus are urging Dallas headquartered luxury fashion retailer “Neiman Marcus” to immediately withdraw Hindu deity Ganesha shaped cufflinks, calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Lord Ganesha was greatly revered […]

  • Chaitra Navratri 2021, Day 5: Worship Maa Skandamata for salvation and prosperity, chant these mantras
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 06:59 AM

    The auspicious festival of Chaitra Navratri is being celebrated with full gusto and excitement. The 9-day long festivity began this year from April 13 and will last till Ram Navami on April 21 respectively. During this time period, nine different forms of Devi Durga are worshipped.  New Delhi: The […]

  • Trinidad Hindus Observe Navaratri, Ram Navami, Hanuman Jayanti in April Amidst Covid 19
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 06:47 AM

    PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, April 11, 2021 (HPI by Paras Ramoutar): Amidst the dreaded Covid-19 Pandemic, Hindus in Trinidad and Tobago, as indeed, the world over, are observing the Hindu religious of observance of Navaratri, Monday April 12 for a nine day period, followed by Ram Navami on […]

  • Powerful Temples of Mauritius
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 06:24 AM

    MAURITIUS, April 10, 2021 (Indian Spice): The history of Hindu temples in Mauritius is amazing – in many instances these were built by indentured laborers with a dream and they made it happen despite the odds. There is something about these temples, something more than just the location, that […]

  • Hindu prayer to open Nevada’s Ely City Council on April 22, 1st time in 114 years
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 06:20 AM

    For the first time since its incorporation in 1907, Hindu mantras will start the day of Ely City Council (Nevada) on April 22, containing verses from world’s oldest extant scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocation remotely from ancient Sanskrit texts before […]

  • Evangelical Christian mayor of Billings to recite Hindu opening-prayer in Sanskrit at City Council
    by WHN on 18th April 2021 at 06:03 AM

    In a remarkable gesture of inclusion and diversity, William A. Cole, Mayor of Montana’s largest city Billings and an Evangelical Christian, plans to read ancient Hindu mantras in Sanskrit to start the day of Billings City Council on June 14. This reportedly historic first Hindu invocation of […]

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