Horatio Colony Museum, Keene, New Hampshire, USA, Janmashtami, 2017, Hindus, Lord Krishna

New Hampshire museum to celebrate Janmashtami

Horatio Colony Museum in Keene (New Hampshire, USA) is celebrating Janmashtami, marking Hindu deity Lord Krishna’s birthday, on August 19. Janmashtami has already been celebrated world over as Lord Krishna is a widely loved and admired Hindu God. Traditional songs, dance and Indian food-treats will form part of the Janmashtami event; which is free to […]

Lord Ganesha, toilet seat,Rajan Zed, USA

Now, picture of Lord Ganesha pic put on toilet seat

Upset Hindus are urging Brooklyn (New York) headquartered e-commerce company Etsy, Inc. for immediate withdrawal of toilet seat carrying image of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha; calling it highly inappropriate. Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples or […]

Pic credit: Dundee Hindu Temple

South African Hindus to enjoy a major festival soon!

South African Hindus are taking out a traditional procession, with devotees carrying religiously decorated and blessed brass pots on heads, through the streets of Dundee in KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa) on July 23. This will mark the conclusion of three-day celebrations involving the offering of prayers to Hindu deities of Maha Marieammen, Draupathieammen, and Madurayveeran. Celebrations […]

Taiwan, Ramayana,National Palace Museum Southern Branch, Taibao, Rajan Zed

Taiwan: Kids learning moral values through Ramayana!

At National Palace Museum Southern Branch in Taibao, Taiwan, children can join the Ramayana battle and take on Ravana to save Goddess Sita with an interactive game device for educational purposes. Lord Hanuman is the game host and it also includes constructing the bridge over the ocean. This is done, after children finish watching animation […]

Malabar Exercise, India, USA, Japan

Exercise Malabar begins: Know the details!

The Malabar series of exercises, initiated in 1992 between the Indian and US Navies, have steadily grown in scope, complexity and participation into a multifaceted exercise with the participation of Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF). The 21st edition of the exercise, Malabar-17 will be conducted in the Bay of Bengal from 10 to 17 […]