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PM Modi thanks President Obama for returning India’s stolen cultural heritage

PM Modi thanks President Obama for returning India’s stolen cultural heritage

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived on Monday on a three-day visit during which he will hold talks with President Barack Obama to review bilateral ties and address a joint session of the US Congress. Modi arrived at the Joint Base Andrews from Switzerland where he secured the European nation’s support for India’s NSG membership ahead of [...]

June 7, 2016 HHR Archives, News updates 0

Australian PM returns 11th century stolen Hindu deities to Modi

Australian PM returns 11th century stolen Hindu deities to Modi

On Friday Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott handed over to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi two antique statues of Hindu deities which were allegedly stolen from temples in Tamil Nadu before being bought by art galleries in Australia. During his meeting with Modi, Abbott returned the idols, one of which is a Nataraja –the dancing [...]

September 6, 2014 HHR Archives, India 0

India expects Australia to return 900-year-old ‘Dancing Shiva’ statue, other sculptures: Indian High Commissioner

India expects Australia to return 900-year-old ‘Dancing Shiva’ statue, other sculptures: Indian High Commissioner

India last Wednesday said it expects Australia to return a 900-year-old ‘Dancing Shiva’ statue and another stone sculpture bought from a disgraced Indian antiquities dealer. “We are satisfied with the steps taken and cooperation extended by the Australian government in response to this issue,” India’s High Commissioner Biren Nanda said in Melbourne. “We had formally requested [...]

June 7, 2014 HHR Archives, India, News updates 0

Seeing Hinduism with Clarity

Seeing Hinduism with Clarity

In these last decades, the world has been changing. The phenomenon called “Hindu Awakening” has created a growing favorable interest towards Hinduism not only in India, but at global level. Simultaneously, we have seen that in Western countries there has been a considerable development of the neo-pagan movements and the resurgence of ancient native religions [...]

January 5, 2014 Mataji Parama Karuna Devi Understanding hinduism 0

Church of Scotland ‘Worship of False Idols’ remark hurt Hindus

Church of Scotland ‘Worship of False Idols’ remark hurt Hindus

Church of Scotland 'Worship of False Idols' remark hurt Hindus [...]

May 21, 2012 HHR Archives, News updates 2