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Hindu Marriage Bill finally cleared by Pakistan National Assembly

Making way for the adoption of a widely-acceptable family law for the Hindu community living in Pakistan, the National Assembly has finally approved the Hindu Marriage Bill 2016.

Donald Trump praises Hindu community's contributions to US

Donald Trump praises Hindu community's contributions to US

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has praised Hindu community's "fantastic" contributions to world civilisation and American culture.

Pitru Paksha 2016: Pind Daan in Gaya – Things you need to know

Pitru Paksha 2016: Pind Daan in Gaya – Things you need to know

This year, the Pitru Paksha commenced on September 16 and shall culminate with Mahalaya Amavaysa on September 30.

Parvati worships Shiva in this temple at noon even today

Parvati worships Shiva in this temple at noon even today

The Jambukeswarar Temple, in Tiruchirapalli’s Thiruvanaikaval is believed to be over 1,800 years old and was built by one of the early Chola rulers. 

Ayyappa is Shiva and Vishnu’s son – Read the inspiring tale

Ayyappa is Shiva and Vishnu’s son – Read the inspiring tale

Here’s an interesting and inspiring legend associated with the birth of Ayyappa.

Vishwakarma Puja: It’s a day to pay tribute to the divine architect

Vishwakarma Puja: It’s a day to pay tribute to the divine architect

Craftsmen, artisans and engineers pay ode to Vishwakarma by worshipping him and thanking him for the skills they have been blessed with.

Ganeshotsav 2016: Amid incessant rains, Mumbai bids adieu to Ganpati Bappa

Ganeshotsav 2016: Amid incessant rains, Mumbai bids adieu to Ganpati Bappa

As many as 24,768 idols of Lord Ganesha were immersed at 100 spots, which included beaches and natural and artificial ponds, by late night.

Ganeshotsav 2016: Ganpati Bappa returns to his abode on Ananta Chaturdashi

Ganeshotsav 2016: Ganpati Bappa returns to his abode on Ananta Chaturdashi

‘Ananta’ means eternal and ‘Chaturdashi’ means fourteen.

These quotes by Swami Vivekananda can help you write your own destiny

These quotes by Swami Vivekananda can help you write your own destiny

Here are a few quotes by Swami Vivekananda that will truly inspire you to shape your own destiny and head to the path of success.

In this Krishna Temple, you can catch a glimpse of the Lord through a window

In this Krishna Temple, you can catch a glimpse of the Lord through a window

What is special about this temple is that the idol of Sri Krishna has to be viewed through a window with nine holes referred to as the Navagraha Kitiki. 

This Ganesha idol is made of natural stone shaped like an elephant

This Ganesha idol is made of natural stone shaped like an elephant

This temple has a special significance because the main idol of Lord Ganesha is made of 12-feet natural stone shaped like an elephant.

This temple in Karnataka’s coastal region has world’s second-tallest Shiva statue

This temple in Karnataka’s coastal region has world’s second-tallest Shiva statue

The mighty statue of Lord Shiva is so huge that passengers on board trains on the Konkan Rail route can catch glimpses of the gigantic divine creation.

RSS turning temples into storehouses of arms: Kerala minister

RSS turning temples into storehouses of arms: Kerala minister

In a Facebook post, Kerala’s Temple Affairs Minister Kadakampally Surendran alleged that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh was trying to keep devotees away from shrines.

Hinduism all about love, faith and intimacy with all: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday said the ideology of Hinduism is not against anyone and it is all about love, faith and intimacy with all.

Shivpal Yadav stirs controversy, alleges BJP leaders in UP receive money from cow slaughterhouses

Shivpal Yadav stirs controversy, alleges BJP leaders in UP receive money from cow slaughterhouses

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called for isolating and punishing fake "gau rakshaks" (cow protectors), saying they were destroying the country.
 

Know what Saat Phere in Hindu weddings symbolise and mean

Know what Saat Phere in Hindu weddings symbolise and mean

Saat Phere are seven vows taken collectively by the bride and the groom as they do the parikrama around Agni Dev by taking him as a witness to their marriage.

Hindu bride gently pushes a Kalash full of rice with her foot during Graha Pravesh– Here’s why

Hindu bride gently pushes a Kalash full of rice with her foot during Graha Pravesh– Here’s why

One of the most symbolic customs is observed when a newlywed bride enters her husband’s house for the first time.

Benefits of chanting Lakshmi Gayatri Mantra

Benefits of chanting Lakshmi Gayatri Mantra

In his post, we will take a look at the benefits of chanting the powerful Lakshmi Gayatri Mantra.

Check out the benefits of chanting the Rudra Gayatri Mantra

Check out the benefits of chanting the Rudra Gayatri Mantra

In this post, we will tell you about the benefits of chanting the Rudra Gayatri Mantra.

Here’s how Sati won Shiva’s heart

Here’s how Sati won Shiva’s heart

Despite being raised in a royal family, Sati chose to observe rigorous penance by giving up on food and water.