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UK: Religious figures outside Hindu Temple attacked

Unidentified vandals who attacked Hindu figurines in Walsall, West Midlands (UK) with bat and were caught in the act by CCTV are still at large. The hate crime against Hindus was reported at the Gujarati Hindu Social and Cultural Centre. This Hindu holy place which stands at the Ford Street, Pleck, was targeted twice in […]

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Sri Lanka: Hindus allege Priest destroyed Temple arch

Tamil Hindus are a minority in Sri Lanka but they are facing stiff challenges from other minority religions when it comes to freely practice their faith. On Mahashivaratri, one of the prominent Tamil Hindu religious festivals, Tamil Hindus faced a harrowing time at Thiruketheechcharam Siva Temple, Mannar, Sri Lanka when hooligans descended on the site […]

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Bangladesh: Mob attacks Temple, chants ‘Catch Infidels’

Muslim mob chanting Allah-o-Akbar and ‘Catch Malaun‘ (derogatory word to signify non-Muslim/Infidel in Bangladesh) attacked a Hindu Temple and also vandalized a graveyard of Hindu community. The attack happened on Sunday, February 24th, 2019, at Sahaspur Chourangibazar, Bochagonj of Dinajpur, Bangladesh. The mob was led by Mohammad Abdullah Bachumiah and a school teacher named Mohammad […]

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Assam: Temple and houses attacked by miscreants (Pics)

Karimganj of Assam was on the boil ever since an Arabic teacher’s arrest led to a clash between the minority Hindus and the majority Muslims in the beginning of February. The situation in Karimganj’s Dhoalia was tense for days after that attack. The simmering tension instead of subsiding increased manifolds on when around midnight (between 9th-10th […]

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Funeral rites facility for Fijian Hindus

2018 saw many ups and downs as far as the Hindus are concerned. While the news of the Temple desecrations in Fiji made headlines across the world. The news of the Fijian government partnering with nine Hindu religious organizations in the country to construct a funeral rites facility in Vatuwaqa, Suva in May of 2018 […]

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Kali Mandir set on fire in Bangladesh

A Hindu Temple named Sree Sree Kali Mandir situated at village Leutihara of Ruhiya Police Station (Thakurgaon district) was burnt down during the election violence. On 28th December, late evening, some witnesses saw the Temple burning. While the devotees rushed to the place to stop the fire from spreading, but none saw the perpetrators. Amal […]