Temple withdraws Belly Dance program from temple fundraising event

Recently alert Hindus notified Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) regarding a fund-raiser for a Hindu Temple in the US. The temple was organizing an event featuring belly dancers and a comedian for raising funds for the temple. This was not aligned with any temple activities and it defeated the purpose of raising funds for the temple. … Read more

Boston Museum of Fine Arts celebrating Diwali

Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFAB) is celebrating Diwali, Hindu festival of lights, on October 22. This free event will include dance performances, creating rangoli designs, “Diwali around the World” presentation and talks. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, applauded MFAB for celebrating Diwali, most popular of Hindu festivals, calling … Read more

US : Hindu temple inaugurated near Hollywood

One of the biggest Hindu temples in the US, built at a whopping cost of $100 million near the Hollywood city in Los Angeles has become a major draw for its grandeur and environment-friendly design, since its inauguration.
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US Vice Prez Biden leads White House Diwali celebrations

Just one week after United States President Barack Obama’s convincing re-election, his faithful Vice President Joseph Biden led the White House celebration of Diwali , reflecting on the significance of festival of lights, and also acknowledging the presence of Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu American elected to the US Congress Read more »

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