Upset Hindus urge Japanese manga comics not to trivialize Lord Shiva

Upset Hindus are urging Tokyo based monthly Comic Zenon of Coamix Inc. not to trivialize Lord Shiva and other highly revered Hindu gods and goddesses in its manga publications, calling it highly inappropriate. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Hindu deities were meant to be worshipped in […]

Japanese devotees performed Hanuman Puja and Rudrabhisheka for rains in Rajasthan

A group of Japanese devotees recited Hanuman Chalisa and performed Rudrabhisheka for rains in Rajasthan. They said, “We have great faith in Hinduism and thus we offered our prayers to Lord Hanuman and Lord Shiva for rains in this desert state Rajasthan”. They recited Hanuman Chalisa and Sundar Kand, and performed Hanuman puja at Manak […]

Pinda daan by a Japanese woman at Gaya

Hinduism and its rich culture are attracting many foreigners to observe the Pujas and rituals associated with Hinduism. Many religions don not believe in the concept of rebirth or restroring peace for departed souls. Hinduism firmly accepts the ritual of Pitru Shraddh and Pinda daan to dead ancestors. Foreigners visit Hindu temples and other tourism […]