Hinduism

US Hotels, Resorts Catering to Hindu Couples

September 20, 2010

Author: Steve Mort

Source: Voice of America News

http://www.voanews.com/english/news/usa/US-Hotels-Resorts-Catering-to-Hindu-Couples-103304254.html

Some hotels and resorts in the United States are reporting a large increase in bookings by Hindu couples who are looking to hold lavish weddings. Some Indian-style weddings can involve hundreds of guests attending multiple ceremonies over several days, so...

Read more about US Hotels, Resorts Catering to Hindu Couples

Religious Leaders Come Together for Interfaith Sunrise Prayer Service for World Peace In Nevada

September 15, 2010

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Newspost Online

http://www.newspostonline.com/world-news/religious-leaders-come-together-for-interfaith-sunrise-prayer-service-for-world-peace-in-nevada-2010091586088

Various religious leaders prayed for world peace as the sun was rising behind hills at Red Rock Consecrated Sanctuary in Reno (Nevada, USA) on September 12...

Read more about Religious Leaders Come Together for Interfaith Sunrise Prayer Service for World Peace In Nevada

Hindu Americans Join Chorus Against Religious Intolerance

September 9, 2010

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Hindu American Foundation

http://www.hafsite.org/HAFAgainstReligiousIntolerance

The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) added its own voice today against what it described as mounting evidence of religious intolerance in the United States. While Sikhs and Hindus have recently faced their share of hate attacks, the Muslim community is being singled out as 9/11 approaches, Foundation leaders asserted. HAF pointed to the...

Read more about Hindu Americans Join Chorus Against Religious Intolerance

New Canton Temple 'One Of Nation's Premier Hindu Places Of Worship'

September 3, 2010

Author: Darrell Clem

Source: The Observer

http://www.hometownlife.com/article/20100903/NEWS03/309030002

&g

Esteemed spiritual leaders from as far away as India joined thousands of metro Detroiters in song, prayer and upbeat ceremonies that ended Sunday as the new Hindu Temple of Canton formally opened amid a three-day celebration of what many lauded as one of the nation's premier Hindu places of worship.

Temple chairman...

Read more about New Canton Temple 'One Of Nation's Premier Hindu Places Of Worship'

Female Priests Look After Jammu's Lord Krishna Temple

September 1, 2010

Author: Tahir Nadeem Khan

Source: Sify News/ANI

http://sify.com/news/female-priests-look-after-jammu-s-lord-krishna-temple-news-national-kjbuOcibefh.html

A temple devoted to Lord Krishna, which is also called 'Baion ka Mandir' here is looked after by a group of female priests, who offer daily prayers and perform rituals.

 

The priestesses say they want to spread the message of...

Read more about Female Priests Look After Jammu's Lord Krishna Temple

Hindus Greet Jains On Paryushana

September 1, 2010

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Newstrack India

Wire Service: ANI

http://newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/177328

Hindus have sent greetings to Jain communities worldwide for the upcoming Paryushana festival.

Noted Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a release in Nevada (USA) today, expressed warmest greetings on behalf of Hindu community on Jain parv of Paryushana, wishing peace and blessings toll the Jains.

Pages