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Hindus want BBC “Songs of Praise” to include Sanskrit mantras also

Hindus want BBC “Songs of Praise” to include Sanskrit mantras also

Hindus are asking that hymns from ancient Sanskrit scriptures and contemporary bhajans should regularly form part of BBC One’s over 52 years old “Songs of Praise” program. Hindu statesman Rajan…

Supreme court says that the Padmanabhaswamy temple did not report the complete quantity of valuables

Supreme court says that the Padmanabhaswamy temple did not report the complete quantity of valuables

Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple is a vishnu temple located in Thiruvanthapuram, in Kerala. The temple is one of 108 Divya Desams(Holy Abodes of Vishnu) – principal centres of worship of the…

Sabarimala Priest’s daughter enters Sabarimala shrine: Probe ordered

Sabarimala Priest’s daughter enters Sabarimala shrine: Probe ordered

The famous Sabarimala temple, the place of the Hindu God Ayyappan, situated in Kerala has the largest annual pilgrimage in the world with an estimated 100 million devotees visiting every…

Vishu Celebrated by Birmingham Hindu Malayalees BHIMA

Vishu Celebrated by Birmingham Hindu Malayalees BHIMA

BHIMA also known as Birmingham Hindu Malayalees celebrated this year’s Vishu at Northfield,Birmingham on 15th April. The day started with a wonderful Vishu Kani followed by Vishu Kaineetam for all…

Temple in South India offers chocolate bars to Lord Muruga’s deity

Temple in South India offers chocolate bars to Lord Muruga’s deity

We have heard temples offering Laddoos, coconuts, rice varieties, and all other kinds of delicacies. But have you ever heard of a temple offering yummy scrumptious chocolates to the deity?-…

River Soar in Leicester is new Ganges for UK Hindus

River Soar in Leicester is new Ganges for UK Hindus

The Ganges is the sacred river to Indians, its the embodiment of all sacred waters , especially for the Hindus who pay homage to their ancestors in the banks of…

Australian brewery juxtaposes Ganesha’s face & Lakshmi’s body on beer bottle

Australian brewery juxtaposes Ganesha’s face & Lakshmi’s body on beer bottle

Brookvale Union, an Australian brewery from New South Wales has juxtaposed the image of the Elephant faced God Ganesha’s head and the body of the Goddess of Wealth , Lakshmi,…

Howzzat – Vatican to field International cricket team made up of Priests and Seminarians…

Howzzat – Vatican to field International cricket team made up of Priests and Seminarians…

Vatican, the Independent state is to field, for the first time, an International cricket team. This latest initiative by Pope Francis has left some Vatican insiders stumped and clean-bowled! Catholic…

Mata Amritanandamayi visiting UK this winter 2013

Mata Amritanandamayi visiting UK this winter 2013

World-Famous Humanitarian & Spiritual Leader ‘Amma’ turns 60 and Returns to Embrace Thousands in London Amma (Mata Amritanandamayi) is returning to Alexandra Palace 21st – 23rd October for the 26th…

About 109 pilgrims killed in stampede in Madhya Pradesh, India

About 109 pilgrims killed in stampede in Madhya Pradesh, India

Thousands of Hindu pilgrims were crossing a bridge leading to Ratngarh temple in Madhya Pradesh state on 13th OCtober 2013 when they panicked at rumours that bridge would collapse. This…