Zimbabwe Hindus launch Idai relief efforts

Zimbabwe Hindus have reportedly launched relief efforts for the victims of cyclone Idai in southeastern Africa. The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) has reportedly initiated a “Tropical Cyclone Idai Disaster Relief Fund” and purchased blankets and drinking water for the cyclone affected people. HSH is urging the community to donate clothes, diapers, toiletries, blankets, non-perishable food, […]

Zimbabwe Hindus performing collective fire sacrifice for world peace & prosperity

The Hindoo Society of Harare is organizing “Samuh Shanti Havan” (collective fire sacrifice for peace) on January 27 in Harare and has invited all Hindus to participate. “Performing a Havan or Homa brings peace & prosperity in the world”, the event announcement of the Society claims. The smoke (from havan) “removes what is harmful in […]

International Day of Yoga being celebrated in 7 Zimbabwe cities

Celebration of 3rd International Day of Yoga is being held in Harare, Bulawayo, Mutare, Gweru, Kwekwe, Victoria Falls and Rusape cities of Zimbabwe; between June 10 to 25. Organized by Embassy of India, Harare; these celebrations are supported by “The Art of Living” (Bengaluru, India, headquartered organization) and “Brahma Kumaris” (“spiritual movement” headquartered in Mount […]

Zimbabwe Hindus to observe celebration involving women fasting & praying for husband

The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH) in Zimbabwe is organizing “Vad Savitri Poonam” on June eight, which its announcement describes as a day when “women hold a fast and pray for their husband’s safety”. It further elaborates the celebration as an occasion when “wives tie threads around a banyan tree and pray for the well-being of […]