Milwaukee Art Museum launched Yoga

Hindus have applauded Milwaukee Art Museum (Wisconsin, USA) for launching yoga on its premises. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, termed it as “a step in the right direction” to make yoga available to Museum patrons and others. Yoga, introduced and nourished by world’s oldest religion Hinduism, usually referred […]

Ramayana stage production in Seattle, USA

Welcoming the ambitious theater production “Ramayana” formally opening in Seattle (USA) on October 18, Hindus hope that this stage version would stay true to the story and the spirit of their ancient Sanskrit sacred scripture. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Ramayana was a highly revered scripture […]

Ratha Jatra 2011 in Maryland, USA

Ratha Jatra (Hindu Festival of Chariots) will be organized in Lanham (Maryland, USA) on July 3, 2011, afternoon. Rath Yatra will be held at Murugan Temple of North America and will include chariot pulling, pooja, offering coconuts and flowers, mahaprasad distribution, and cultural events. Purpose is to seek the blessings of Lord Jagannath, organizers say. […]

New York Metropolitan Museum of Art to exhibit Hindu goddesses

Prestigious Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) of New York (USA) is organizing exhibition from June 29 to November 27 2011 on “Mother India: The Goddess in Indian Painting”. It will reportedly include rare molded-clay images of the goddess, such as Goddess with attendants dated around first century BCE from Bengal; a bronze of Yashoda nursing the […]

Religious Leadership seminar at Hartford Seminary, Connecticut in USA

Weeklong “Religious Leadership in an Interfaith World” seminar began on June 6, 2011, at Hartford Seminary (Connecticut, USA). Thirty-three religious leaders from all over USA, including one from Switzerland, are attending this innovative seminar, who include Christian (various denominations), Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, Quaker, Unitarian, Wiccan, etc. This maiden seminar of the Seminary will reportedly […]

Exhibition of Lord Ganesha and Vishnu at Los Angeles Getty Museum, USA

Exhibition of Lord Ganesha and Vishnu is going on at famous J. Paul Getty Museum of Los Angeles in USA. As part of “Gods of Angkor” exhibition, the exhibitors exhibit 13th century Lord Ganesha and Lord Vishnu. It will be continued till 14 August 2011. Sify News published This exhibition contains intricately detailed 26 historical […]