Lord Shiva statue in Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum

Upcoming $630 million Louvre Abu Dhabi (LAD) museum will reportedly have Hindu Dancing Shiva statue in its permanent collection. This tenth century lost-wax bronze from Tamil Nadu (India) of Chola period, 86 centimeters high, has been in the collection of National Gallery of Australia in Canberra till 2009. A video posted on the LAD website […]

Hindus urge Kenya’s President to consider minority rights before signing polygamy law

Hindus have urged Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta to keep in mind the feelings and rights of minorities before signing Kenya’s marriage bill which legalizes polygamy. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that polygamy was not practiced in contemporary Hindu society. Marriage was taken very seriously as it was […]

Jagadeeswarar Temple, Ogai Perayur, Tiruvarur

Sri Jagadeeswarar temple is located in Ogai Perayur village, in Tiruvarur district of Tamil Nadu in South India. The main deity of this temple is Jagadeeswarar (Lord Shiva) and his consorts are Jagan Nayaki – Pen Amirtha Nayaki. The holy tree of this temple is Citric Tree – Narathai Maram. The holy water of this […]