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October 26, 2023   •   

The Largest Hindu Temple Outside of Asia Opens In New Jersey

A blend of ancient Eastern tradition with an American Vibe

October 23, 2023   •   

Hindus the World Over Celebrate the Triumph of Good Over Evil: Dussehra

May they soon be realities we can celebrate every day of the year.

September 20, 2023   •   

In San Francisco Hindus and Jews Celebrate Twin Traditions With Networking, Laughter and Cuisine

Joint celebration of religious holidays brings two faith communities together

July 26, 2023   •   

Hindu Festival of Lights to Be Recognized as School Holiday in New York City

An acknowledgment of the expanding South Asian and Indo-Caribbean communities of New York City

March 30, 2023   •   

‘City of Faith’ Exhibition in New York Spotlights Religion and Race in Urban Space

Exhibition focuses on South Asian and other minority communities.

September 19, 2022   •   

A Small Town in Wisconsin Opens Its Arms to Ancient Indian Faiths

Pewaukee, Wisconsin, nurtures houses of worship devoted to Hinduism and Jainism.

September 12, 2022   •   

Ayurveda, Medicine of the Hindu Gods, Goes Mainstream in America

Ayurveda, the traditional Indian system of medicine that traces its millennia-long history to a physician who served the Hindu gods, has made inroads in the United States.

August 10, 2022   •   

Muslim-Hindu Conflict in India at Odds With Their Centuries-Old Cultural Alliance

Hindu-Muslim rivalry largely shaped by British colonial policies, according to two major scholars of India.

March 6, 2022   •   

Hindus Celebrate ‘Great Night of Shiva’ in Nepal

Hundreds of thousands gathered in Nepal to celebrate the Hindu festivals devoted to Shiva.

May 20, 2018   •   

American Hindus Demand Dvorkin End His Threats

In response to continued harassment of Hindu leader Shri Prakash Ji, his family and the Shri Prakash Dham Spiritual & Cultural Centre in Russia, the Hindu American Foundation is taking action.

April 19, 2018   •   

The Role of FECRIS in Russia’s Anti-Hindu Activities

An article in the Daily Caller titled “Russia is Waging War on Religious Minorities and Hindus are Their Next Target,” calls attention to FECRIS and especially Alexander Dvorkin as the force driving this repression forward.

November 30, 2017   •   

New Violence Against Bangladeshi Hindus May Have Political Motive

One youth died and homes were burned when violence erupted November 10 in Thakurpara, a majority Hindu village in Rangpur Sadar in Northern Bangladesh. The mob of some 20,000 was incited by rumors that a Hindu resident defamed Islam in a Facebook posting.