India to help Cambodia renovate Lord Shiva temple | Times of India

PHNOM PENH: India on Wednesday signed an MoU with Cambodia to help the Southeast Asian nation on restoration and preservation of an ancient Lord Shiva temple, a world heritage site. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed after external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj held wide-ranging talks with her Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhonn. The More...

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By News18 On Friday, August 31st, 2018

Famous Malaysian Batu Caves Temple Complex Gets Technicolour Paint Job | News18

Malaysia: A famed Malaysian Hindu temple complex has had its steps painted in a dazzling array of colours, sparking excitement from some visitors but angering officials who oversee heritage sites. The Batu Caves More...

By Editor On Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Third of early deaths could be prevented by everyone giving up meat, Harvard says | The Telegraph

At least one-third of early deaths could be prevented if everyone moved to a vegetarian diet, Harvard scientists have calculated. Dr Walter Willett, professor of epidemiology and nutrition at Harvard Medical School More...

By Editor On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

India home to religious traditions of world, should be proud: Dalai Lama | Times of India

DHARAMSHALA: In a one-ofits-kind initiative, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama interacted with tourists at the main Buddhist temple in McLeodganj on Monday. In a dialogue with tourists at the Tsuglagkhang More...

By Editor On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

US: Maryland gets its first Afghan Hindu temple | ANI

On the occasion of Vaisakhi, the Afghan Hindu community organised the opening ceremony of their first temple in Maryland, United States. Afghan Hindus are a small community and the DC Metropolitan area is home More...

By Editor On Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Rare Gomata puja performed at Nithyanandeshwara Hindu Temple, Houston Aadheenam

During this puja, devotees offered various abhishekams (sacred bath), colored Vastra (cloth) and Naivedhyams (food offering) to receive blessings. After its Grand Opening and Kumbhabhishekam a year ago, the Nithyanandeshwara More...

By Editor On Saturday, March 24th, 2018

German Prez visits Sarnath; takes part in Ganga Aarti | PTI

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier today arrived in Varanasi where he visited the Buddhist pilgrimage site Sarnath and participated in the Ganga ‘Aarti’ and also visited the Banaras Hindu More...

By Editor On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Yoga teachers to promote Indian culture overseas through diplomatic missions | The Indian Express

The government has appointed yoga teachers in Indian missions overseas, who will also have the mandate to deliver talks on history, philosophy and traditions of Indian art and culture, in addition to holding yoga More...

By Editor On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

US schools to junk detentions, replace it with Yoga | Financial Express

A school in Denver, Colorado, is trying out a new method of punishing kids for misdemeanors, teaching Yoga! Instead of the usual rebuking and detention(and occasional whacks in India) that students are used to, More...

By Editor On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Davos: How meditation and creative mindfulness took centre stage in Davos | The Economics Times

DAVOS: Seated in suits and ties with snowy treetops glistening through the window, visitors to the Davos business summit listen to meditation leader Jayanti Kirpalani’s soft voice guiding them towards More...