Yoga ban in a Sweden school

Yoga ban in a Sweden school.. Hindus have condemned reported putting a stop to yoga class in a Rydaholm school in southern Sweden and remarking that yoga is in league with the devil. Calling it a “step in the backward direction”, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, stressed that […]

Sweden Ganesha Temple completing 16 years

Sweden Ganesha Temple (SGT) will be completing 16 years on January 26. SGT, in Farsta, a borough in the southern part of Stockholm Municipality, opens on Tuesdays, Fridays and some other special days and conducts various poojas. It organizes many Hindu festivals also. Its mission includes: “To be a centre of learning about Hinduism for […]

Hindus welcome yoga instructor into Swedish royal family

Hindus have welcomed a former yoga instructor marrying into the Swedish royal family. Sweden’s Prince Carl Philip (third in line for the throne) married commoner Sofia Hellqvist (now Her Royal Highness Princess Sofia of Sweden, Duchess of Värmland) in a lavish ceremony at Stockholm Royal Palace on June 13 attended by many royals from around […]