Hinduism is not just a faith, says Pranab Mukherjee

Hinduism is not just a faith, President Pranab Mukherjee said Monday, as he received a copy of the "Encyclopaedia of Hinduism" at an inter-religious gathering.

Worshipping Sai Baba a conspiracy to divide Hindus: Shankaracharya

In a statement that could hurt sentiments of the followers of Sai Baba, Dwarakapeeth Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand said that worshipping the saint was a conspiracy to divide Hindus.

Idol resembling Pala dynasty sculpture found in Bengal

A stone idol of a Hindu deity, resembling idols from the 12th century Pala dynasty, was discovered in West Bengal`s Murshidabad district Saturday, an official said.

Ram Navami: Celebrating the birth of Lord Rama

The birth anniversary of Lord Rama, which is known as Ramnavami, is celebrated in the month of Chaitra usually falling in March or April according to the Hindu calendar. The nine-day celebration during the bright fortnight of Chaitra month marks the birth day of Lord Rama.

Badrinath temple portal reopens

The portals of Badrinath shrine
were reopened Wednesday after a gap of six months.