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Bolly Celebs discuss Women Empowerment at Festival at the Globe

Indian actors took the lead at a Panel Discussion about Women Empowerment, at the ongoing Festival of the Globe


রূপান্তর আছে ক্ষয় নেই – মৃগাঙ্ক

তোমার লেখা, তোমার গান আর কবিতা নিয়ে চটকাবে, তেঁতো করবে, ছিবড়ে করবে তার পর ভেবে নেবে তোমার প্রয়োজন ফুরিয়েছে। তখন ফেলে রাখবে কোণাতে অযত্নে...

Curtain Raiser of "SEEDZ- An Initiation For A Better Tomorrow", a charity Fashion show

Kolkata, June 11, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): For the first time in history, Kolkata will witness a fashion show of a very different kind. A Curtain Raiser of "SEEDZ- An Initiation For A Better Tomorrow", a charity Fashion show where celebrities from all fields would join for walking the ramp with the Street Children of Hope Kolkata Foundation took place at Novotel, Kolkata today.


Hindu Temple gets preliminary approval in New Jersey

Nevada,June 4, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): After meeting various conditions for final approval, it is proposed to be built in two phases and would include 12,179 square feet main sanctuary, another two-storey supplementary temple, and would be open seven-days a week besides celebrating various festivals; reports suggest.
 

New apps to help parents keep track of children

Chennai, June, 01, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): The hectic schedules of present day parents often make it tough for them to keep the activities of their children in track. A New apps has been launched which is expected to help them keep connected to their children. The apps titled ‘itsmychild’ will act as the Remote Control of their children’s  life at the planet’s hand.

Hindus urge Pope to discipline former Nebraska Bishop for terming yoga “serious sin”

Hindus are asking Vatican to take action against recently retired Bishop Fabian W. Bruskewitz of Lincoln (Nebraska, USA), for calling yoga a “serious sin”.
 

Tagore statue installation at Belgium’s Leuven Catholic University welcomed



Belgium, May 12, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): A bronze bust of India’s Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was inaugurated in the Literary Garden of prestigious Katholieke Universiteit (KU) Leuven in Belgium on his birthday May 7.
 

Hindus can’t raise Hanuman statue on Oklahoma Capitol grounds as moratorium enters 16th month



Hindus are heartbroken as moratorium on erecting new monuments on Oklahoma (USA) Capitol grounds declared by Oklahoma State Capitol Preservation Commission (OSCPC) on December 19, 2013, continues.
 
Universal Society of Hinduism had planned to apply to OSCPC for permission to place a statue of Lord Hanuman in the statehouse grounds and hoped that Commission would approve it. Lord Hanuman is greatly revered and worshipped in Hinduism and is known for incredible strength and was a perfect grammarian.
 

“Kevin Costner’s” McFarland to have 1st Hindu invocation in its 57 years


McFarland City Council in California (USA), incorporated in 1957 and made famous by Kevin Costner lead movie “McFarland, USA” currently in theaters, will have its first historic Hindu opening prayer on April 23, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture.
 

“Interfaith Space” at University of Nevada will open in January 2016

Interfaith Space” in the $44 million William N. Pennington Student Achievement Center at University of Nevada-Reno (UNR), currently under construction, would open in January 2016; UNR President Dr. Marc A. Johnson told distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed today.
 

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