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Golf Club banquet hall to become Hindu Temple in Pennsylvania

A 20,000 square-foot former Golf Club banquet hall on about 14 acres is reportedly set to become the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Hindu Temple in Lower Saucon Township in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania (USA).

Germany’s Gauselmann regrets & removes “Shiva” slot gambling game after Hindus protest

Globally active Gauselmann Group, one of the “world’s leading gaming companies”, has expressed regret and announced removal of its Hindu god Shiva themed slot gambling game titled “Shiva”, after upset Hindus protested calling it highly inappropriate.

Hindus hail UN resolution of proclaiming “International Day of Yoga”

Hindus have welcomed United Nations (UN) General Assembly Resolution of proclaiming June 21 as International Day of Yoga.

Hindus urge global corporations to help conserve Hindu world heritage sites

Hindus have commended Panasonic Corporation for donating LED projectors to illuminate Prambanan Temple Compounds World Heritage Site in Indonesia.

Welcoming Iohannis as new Romania President, Hindus urge him to end Roma apartheid

Congratulating Klaus Iohannis on his swearing in as Romania’s President on December 21, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged him to do something “concrete and real” to improve the situation of country’s Roma who reportedly faced apartheid conditions.