Bhaskar Pundit, a renowned Hindu priest from Trinidad, is pleased to announce the opening of a new Hindu temple in Orlando, Florida. Bhaskar Pundit has been serving practitioners of the Hindu religion in Trinidad and around the world for decades. He
Hindus have welcomed the Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s gesture of reportedly agreeing to meet the delegation of First Nation leaders on January 11.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, called i
Hindus have applauded Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu recently elected to 113th United States (US) Congress, for taking the Oath of Office on ancient Hindu scripture Bhagavad-Gita (Song of the Lord), who was sworn on January three as a member of t
Hindus have commended His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI for highlighting growing inequality between rich and poor.
In his homily at mass in Saint Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City on New Year’s Day, Pope reportedly said: … world is sadly marked by “h
Actual remains of Buddhism founder Gautama Buddha (died around 486 BCE) will be touring Reno (Nevada, USA) from January 25 to 27.
These relics, which resemble pearl-like crystals, were found from among the cremation ashes of Gautama and other Bud
Expressing shock at the death of Delhi bus gang-rape victim in Singapore hospital,distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged India to do serious soul searching on the treatment of women.
India could not even provide safer environment fo
Indo-Americans have welcomed introduction of Hindi, official language of India, in Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District (HEBISD) headquartered in Bedford (Texas, USA) and urged it to offer other languages of India also.
Hindus have welcomed the reported call of inter-religious dialogue by Malaysian Prime Minister (PM) Dato' Sri Mohammad Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak.
According to reports, PM Najib, in a speech in Petaling Jaya (Malaysia) on December 25, stressed th
A Hindu temple is reportedly opening in a former Church in Westbrook (Maine, USA).
This building, said to be built in 1840, which was formerly Universalist Church of Westbrook, has reportedly been bought by a Hindu group, but a date is yet to be
In a remarkable interfaith gesture, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed was invited and welcomed by Reno First Congregational Church (RFCC) in Nevada (USA) over its Christmas celebrations on December 24 night.
This Christmas Eve Service, whic
Hindus want Allentown School District (ASD) in Pennsylvania (USA) to add Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, to the holiday calendar.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, urging ASD to announce Di
Hindus have welcomed reported pulling of the episode “My Big Fat Gypsy Knightmare” by Channel-4 of United Kingdom (UK) from the schedules, which was due to broadcast on December 17.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Ne
In view of 27 shooting deaths at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, Hindus have asked for some kind of regulation on movies, television and video-games to curb the growing culture of violence.
Distinguished Hindu statesman
Area Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, atheist and other leaders got together on December 21 in Reno (Nevada, USA) to have a dialogue/discussion on "How can we get along despite our seriously different traditions?" and answered questions
The majestic and traditional “BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir” in Chino Hills (California, USA) is being inaugurated on December 23.
The four-day festivities of Grand Opening Mahotsav reportedly included ceremonial prayers for world peace, murti-pr
Bhaskar Pundit, a licensed Hindu priest, announces the opening of a new place of worship in Orlando, Florida.
Princes Town, Trinidad - Bhaskar Pundit, a renowned Hindu priest from Trinidad, is pleased to announce the opening of a new Hindu temple
Distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed coordinated “Faith Forum”, a highly popular one-of-a-kind weekly dialogue on religion at a Gannett publication in Nevada (USA), will touch the 100th mark on December 23 without any break.
A student-led multi-faith memorial service in honor of Sandy Hook Elementary School Connecticut (USA) victims was held at University of Nevada-Reno (UNR) on December 18 evening.
Organized by UNR’s Interfaith Students Club in collaboration w
City Council of Greenacres in Southeast Florida (USA) reportedly approved the site plan for a 3.1 acre Hindu temple on December 17.
It will reportedly include a 4,898 square foot sanctuary and there are plans for another 3,510 square foot multi-pu
Hindus urge launching of a “Ramanujan International Mathematics Museum & Library” in the mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan’s birthtown of Erode (Tamil Nadu, India) to mark his 125th birth anniversary which falls on December 22.
Christian-Muslim-Hindu-Buddhist-Jewish-Baha’i leaders came together in Nevada today in a community-wide multi-faith memorial service in honor of Sandy Hook Elementary School Connecticut victims.
They recited prayers and read from scriptures in Ar
Hindus want immediate end to reported continual and systematic ethnic segregation of Roma (Gypsy) children in Czech Republic which, they say, is blatant racism.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said t
Hindus want all schools in Harrow area of England (United Kingdom) to add Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, to the holiday calendar.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, urging Harrow schools to an
Hindus have applauded publication of the bill granting girls equal rights to British throne succession.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that “it was a step in the right direction”. It was long o
Leonard F. Moty, Chairman of Shasta County Board of Supervisors, has thanked distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed for “presenting the invocation at our Board of Supervisors meeting”, which he added was the “first Hindu invocation”.
In a letter
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed received a hearty welcome in Phagwara, an industrial city in Punjab, during his recent visit to India.
Various area organizations joined together to organize a civic reception at Arya Model Senior Secondary
Hindus have expressed sadness at the passing away of legendary musician Pandit Ravi Shankar.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was a sad day for the music world and it was an end of an era
Welcoming traditional Pope’s move towards a new digital arena of Twitter on December 12, Hindus have urged His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI and Vatican to introduce real change by reconsidering favorably the ordination of women priests in Roman Cat
Hindus have welcomed the efforts of Evangelical Lutheran Church in Denmark (ELCD) at interfaith dialogue.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, commended the ELCD efforts at “dialogue cafés” with people fro