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Is Hinduism a Religion or a Way of Life ? Its Both and Much More

Is Hinduism a Religion or a Way of Life ? Its Both and Much More

It’s becoming popular to say that Hinduism is not a religion but simply “a way of life”, or not a spiritual tradition but a cultural phenomenon…like the current yoga trend in America. This helps Hinduism keep a sort of cult status which is incorrect. Hinduism is hardly a cult. Many Hindus do not know enough about their own Hindu [...]

July 15, 2015 Sean Bradrick Spirituality/Culture 0

Video : PM Modi’s Message and Wedding Gift to Tulsi Gabbard on her Vedic Wedding

Video : PM Modi’s  Message and Wedding Gift to Tulsi Gabbard on her Vedic Wedding

A kind message and thoughtful wedding gift sent by Prime Minister Modi on the occasion of Tulsi and Abraham’s recent wedding [...]

May 8, 2015 HHR HHR Videos 0

Tulsi Gabbard’s 2014 Janmastami Video Message

Tulsi Gabbard’s 2014 Janmastami Video Message

I send you my warmest aloha from Hawai’i. Every year, I eagerly look forward to the joyful celebration of Lord Krishna’s appearance in this world, Janmashtami. But this year, it is especially welcome because there seems to be so much darkness on the horizon. Newscasts are filled with stories of atrocities and terrorism being carried [...]

August 17, 2014 HHR Archives, HHR Videos 0

Dalai Lama visit, hindu prayer show ” insensitivity to Christianity” says Christian Fundamentalist

Dalai Lama visit, hindu prayer show ” insensitivity to Christianity” says Christian Fundamentalist

In a March 6th, 2014 interview on VCY America’s Crosstalk, Liberty Counsel chairman Mat Staver attacked President Obama for being “very pro-homosexual” and “pro-Muslim,” as well as for “doing more harm to our foundational, fundamental values than any president in American history.” Staver has a very extensive history of complaining that any display of tolerance [...]

March 13, 2014 HHR Articles, News updates 0

USA : Hindu group proposes Lord Hanuman monument at Oklahoma State Capital

USA : Hindu group proposes Lord Hanuman monument at Oklahoma State Capital

Just days after the news broke that a Satanic Temple in New York City is seeking to build a monument to Satan on the grounds of the Oklahoma Capitol, a Hindu organization announced this week that it, too, would like to build a monument there, to one of its chief deities. Rajan Zed, president of [...]

December 11, 2013 HHR News updates, Spirituality/Culture 0

Being Hindu was the destiny of my life

Being Hindu was the destiny of my life

My birth name is Chakia Ciara Harris. And I was born to Protestant parents. Throughout my life, I had to spend a lot of time in the church. I would sing, and go to Bible study, and participate in programs. From the outside looking in a person would think that my family was moral and [...]

November 16, 2013 HHR ReBorn Again Hindus 0

Angel Millar: My Path to Hinduism

Angel Millar: My Path to Hinduism

“All men dream,” said T. E. Lawrence, “but not equally.” Artistic, introspective and questioning, even as a child it was clear to those around me that I was, in Lawrence’s terminology, a “dreamer of the day.” I disliked what I regarded as the shallow materialism and trivial ways people interacted in the West. But above [...]

August 20, 2013 HHR ReBorn Again Hindus 1

The Way of the Winding Road

The Way of the Winding Road

I became a Hindu by increments. It didn’t happen over night of course. There was no one grand happening that changed my heart and mind. I was fortunate enough to have been raised by a psychology professor who practiced Yoga, meditation, pranayama and chanting; and studied Eastern philosophy and religion. So I grew up around [...]

July 28, 2013 Sean Bradrick ReBorn Again Hindus 1

How and Why I Am a Hindu

How and Why I Am a Hindu

I am an American like many other Americans, born into a family of mixed European and Native American ancestry. My interest in my own origins started early. I knew that my European ancestors were pagans who were converted to Abrahamic faiths, and that my Native ancestors were pagans mostly obliterated by those Europeans. I knew [...]

July 28, 2013 HHR ReBorn Again Hindus 1

Hindu month in California and the lessons from the textbook controversy

Hindu month in California and the lessons from the textbook controversy

Already the younger generation asks what the California textbook affair was. Now that California has been endowed with a Hindu awareness month (in a resolution co-authored by the Hindu American Foundation, , the first one scheduled for this coming October, Hindus are enthusiastic that they will be able to show off their culture. But past [...]

June 29, 2013 Dr Koenraad Elst Analysis/Insights 1