Hindu goddesses at Bangkok National Museum

National Museum Bangkok is displaying Hindu goddesses in its “Feminine Deities” special exhibition, which will run till July 26. Hosted by Thailand Fine Arts Department, it shows sculptures of Lakshmi, Saraswati and Parvati. Applauding National Museum Bangkok for showcasing Hindu deities in an exhibition, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) […]

Lord Indra’s statue to be installed in front of Bangkok City Hall

Statue of Hindu deity Indra, riding his elephant Airavata, will reportedly be placed in front of new headquarters of Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) in Thailand. Reports suggest that some of the Thailand’s finest artists will create this elegant bronze sculpture of vraja wielding Indra riding the white elephant with four ivory tusks. When the BMA […]

Pattaya city of Thailand to celebrate Ganesh Festival

Ganesh Festival has reportedly been planned for Pattaya in Thailand after a meeting at the City Hall. The 10-day Ganesha festival will begin on August 24, 2011 and end with immersion of Lord Ganesh statue into water on September 2 and will also include stage shows. A huge statue of Ganesh will be constructed for […]

Restore peace at Preah Vihear Shiva Temple in Cambodia, Thailand border – Hague Court orders

Welcoming International Court of Justice (ICJ) decision on demilitarizing Preah Vihear Hindu temple on Thailand-Cambodia border, Hindus have urged international organizations to urgently undertake its restoration work. ICJ, the principal judicial organ of the United Nations established in 1945, in its decision at Hague (Netherlands) on July 18, 2011, reportedly found out that both Parties […]