Zimbabwe Hindus to donate for COVID-19 victims

In a remarkable gesture to help fellow Zimbabweans in view of COVID-19, Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) is collecting donations among the community in cash and kind for those who are affected by COVID-19. According to reports, cash thus collected will be used to purchase consumables. Items suggested for donations include bottled water, cordials, cleaning products, […]

Historic Hindu temples shut down in Harare due to COVID-19 pandemic

Both the Hindu temples in Harare (Zimbabwe)—Ridgeview Shree Omkar Mandir and Cameron Street Shree Omkar Mandir—have been shut down “until further notice” due to coronavirus outbreak. The Executive Committee of The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH), which runs both the temples, in an email to the members on March 24, said: “The Society Priest, alone, will […]

Hindus urge California yoga studios to offer free online classes during COVID-19 pandemic

In view of coronavirus outbreak, Hindus are urging yoga studios in various parts of California to offer free yoga classes in virtual format accessible to all Californians, many of them stuck indoors. This would be a remarkable contribution of state’s yoga industry to the collective health of Californians during these uncertain times as yoga might […]

Rajan Zed urges Hindus worldwide to develop intimacy with God during COVID-19 pandemic

Besides using all necessary resources and actions to combat deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed is urging Hindus to draw closer to God through prayer. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, urged the about 1.1 billion Hindus worldwide to pray at least […]

Tirumala Temple closed – Coronavirus outbreak | COVID-19 Effect

Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple remains closed from tomorrow, 20 March 2020, 3’o clock till further notice. The Pujas and sevas to Venkateshwara Swamy will be performed in usual manner but devotees won’t be allowed for Darshanam. On 19 March 2020, the TTD management has taken the decision to close down temple for devotees and […]

Coronavirus Effect – Andhra Pradesh Temples Closed

The government of Andhra Pradesh has decided to close all the Temples in the state due to the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) from tomorrow, 20 March 2020. The famous Temples that are closed in AP due to Coronavirus outbreak – Vijayawada Kanaka Durga Temple. Srisailam Mallikarjunaswamy Temple. Mahanandi Temple. Lepakshi Temple. Tirumala Tirupati Temple. Yaganti […]