Free Upanayanam in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple on 12 May 2017

Free Samuhika Upanayanams will be organised in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple on 12 May 2017. According to the Executive Officer of Sri Durga Malleshwaraswamy Devasthanam, the organising body of Kanakadurga Temple, this is for the first time that Samuhika Upanayanams are being organised by the temple committee. To support the students who want to join the […]

Hindu seek Diwali holiday in all Virginia schools

Hindus are urging all public school districts and private-charter-independent schools in Virginia to close on Diwali, most popular of their festival, which falls on October 19 this year. Many public school districts in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania have already reportedly declared day-off for students on October 19. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in […]

Hindus felt TV star Farrah Abraham’s wearing bindi at MTV Awards was “inappropriate”

Hindus have described; the American reality TV personality Farrah Abraham’s appearance at “2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards” in Los Angeles on May seven wearing bindi on forehead and then reportedly boasting that she felt “freaking amazing…and sexy!”; as “inappropriate” and asked for an apology. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada […]

Hindus welcome Wisconsin Catholic Franciscan center hosting various yoga programs

Hindus have welcomed Franciscan Spirituality Center in La Crosse (Wisconsin), sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration—Catholic sisters “engaged in furthering the work of the Catholic Church and the Gospel”, for hosting various yoga programs. This Center is hosting a yoga retreat, “designed to nourish the divine woman within”, from June 8-11. It also […]

Hindus urge New Zealand to offer greater respect & protection to Maori sacred sites

In view of Playboy model nude photo-shoot on sacred Mount Taranaki, Hindus are urging New Zealand government to offer effective protection to indigenous Maori sacred sites and make sure those were not disrespected in the future. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Mount Taranaki was of enormous […]

Hindus ask all Virginia cities to offer free yoga like Lynchburg

Hindus are urging all the cities and counties in Virginia to offer free yoga classes, on the same pattern as being offered by the City of Lynchburg. City of Lynchburg’s free “Yoga in the Park” for 16+ will launch on May six, ending on June 24. “Breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the beauty […]

Pennsylvania’s Unionville Chadds Ford schools to close for Diwali

Hindus have welcomed the inclusion of Diwali, most popular of their festival, as holiday by Unionville-Chadds Ford School District (UCFSD) headquartered in Kennett Square in Pennsylvania, on its School Calendar for 2017-2018; thus closing schools on October 19. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, describing it as a step in […]

Novant Health group offering “Mommy-baby yoga” in baby’s 1st year

Novant Health; spread across North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia; is offering joint yoga classes for mothers and their under-one-year-old babies in Winston-Salem (North Carolina), which end with a massage for baby. “Practicing yoga with baby is a wonderful way to enjoy your baby’s first year. This one-hour class helps new mothers regain flexibility, […]