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  • Hindus urge Edinburgh Council to defund Edinburgh International Festival for trivializing Hindu gods
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:26 PM

    Upset Hindus are urging The City of Edinburgh Council to halt the funding to Edinburgh International Festival (EIF) for its collaboration in the mockery of Hindu gods. City governments should not be in the business of using taxpayer’s money to fund projects which patronize sacrilege, blatant […]

  • Upset Hindus seek apology from Mondelēz for non-disclosure of beef in its various snacks
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:23 PM

    Upset Hindus worldwide are seeking official apology from Mondelēz International Inc., “one of the world’s largest snacks companies” headquartered in Chicago, for non-disclosure of beef in some of its products; and immediate recall of all such items. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, […]

  • Upset Hindus urge Minneapolis yoga mat firm withdraw Lord Ganesha mat & apologize
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:21 PM

    Upset Hindus are urging Minneapolis headquartered “luxury” yoga mat firm “Big Raven Yoga” for immediate withdrawal of yoga mat carrying images of Hindu deity Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Lord […]

  • Hindus push for “multi-beneficial” yoga in all Wales schools
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:19 PM

    Hindus are urging that all Wales (UK) schools should urgently adopt yoga as a part of their curriculum, providing an opportunity to students to avail the multiple benefits yoga offered. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, exhorted all state, […]

  • Atrocities on Hindus in Pakistan
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:17 PM

    By: Prakash Mehta, President, Hindu Council of Australia. On behalf of the Hindu community of Australia, we would like to raise a profoundly grave concern about ongoing Human rights abuse of minorities in Pakistan. We are alarmed at the recent extreme incidences which has drawn worldwide attention […]

  • University of Auckland attempts to muzzle Hindu voice seeking “Hindu Prayer Room”
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:13 PM

    University of Auckland (UoA) has asked distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed to take his media release down “immediately” from his website and “cease sharing it with others”, which was titled as: Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Auckland. Lisa Finucane, UoA Media […]

  • Hindus urge Estonian National Opera to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:11 PM

      Hindus are urging prestigious Estonian National Opera (Rahvusooper Estonia) in Tallinn to withdraw “La Bayadère” ballet; scheduled for April 09-June 11, 2022; which they feel seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a […]

  • HinduPACT co-sponsors Capitol Hill Event to Highlight Kashmir Moving Forward Post-Article 370 Abrogation
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:09 PM

    Hindu Policy Research and Advocacy Collective (HinduPACT), an initiative of World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) and  Global Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora (GKPD) co-hosted members of the Kashmiri and Afghan Diaspora communities on Capitol Hill in an event titled “Kashmir: Moving Forward in a […]

  • Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Western Australia
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:05 PM

    Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at University of Western Australia (UWA), a public research institution which claims to be a “leading global university”. UWA already has a Chapel and Muslim Prayer Room; and lists Anglican, Catholic and Islamic Chaplains on its […]

  • Hindus critical of footballer Roy Keane for passing blame of his “worst performance” to yoga
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 12:00 PM

    Hindus have strongly criticized Irish footballer Roy Keane who seemed to be blaming yoga for his “worst performance” when asked in a recent interview by English football pundit Gary Neville. Passing blame of one’s crummy performance to highly beneficial yoga was quite out of line as many […]

  • Nottingham brewery apologizes after Hindu protest over goddess Kali image on beer
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 11:58 AM

    Langley Mill (Nottingham, England) based Bang the Elephant (BTE) Brewing Co. has apologized after Hindu protest over using Hindu goddess Kali’s image on its East India Porter beer can; calling it “highly inappropriate”.  BTE Brewing Co., in emails to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, […]

  • Penang Hindu Association Appeal for House-calls Vaccination Programme for the Elderly and Invalid
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 11:57 AM

    Kudos to the Penang Government for launching the ‘walk-in’ vaccination programme for the senior citizens at various vaccination centres in Penang. This is indeed another positive initiative by the Penang CM and the state government to contain the spread of the Covid-19 virus. In addition to […]

  • Hindus urge Valencia Les Arts to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”
    by Site Admin on 20th August 2021 at 11:52 AM

      Hindus are urging Les Arts (Reina Sofía Palace of the Arts) in Valencia (Spain) to withdraw “La Bayadère” ballet; scheduled for June 16-19, 2022; which they feel seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada […]

  • 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 […]

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