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Who says Bengalis are unprofessional?!

Professionalism of Tollywood Queen Rituparna Sengupta


Gene never dies

Uttamkumar's Grandchildren are in Bengali Entertainment Industry

James Cameron - Avatar (2009) : Hindus concerned

Expressing concern at the forthcoming blockbuster Hollywood movie “Avatar”, Hindus have urged its famed director James Cameron to be careful when handling Hindu concepts and terminology.


President Barack Obama presented Nobel Peace Prize 2009 for extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy

While this may raise some eyebrows, there is no question President Obama has already started to initiate fundamental changes in American foreign policy, sometimes quietly, as in the case of Cuba, and always with humility, like in the case of Iran. Humility does not translate to weakness, and thank you President Obama for reminding us all of that.

350 years old Durga Puja of Chandra’s House at Dainhaat, Burdwan

Historic Durga Puja at Chandra's Residence in Burdwan, West Bengal, IndiaChandras at Dainhaat, Burdwan near Katwa are worshipping Devi Durga for the last 350 years at their Ancestors’ home. Complete coverage of this historic Bengali Durga Puja by WBRi correspondent Subhomoy Mukherjee.


Hollywood celebrities visit Hindu holy city Varanasi

Oscar nominated Hollywood actor Richard D. Jenkins (The Visitor) visited  Varanasi (India), considered the most sacred spot on earth by many Hindus, according to reports.  


First Hinduism Summit held succesfully in the UK

The first ever Hinduism Summit in the EU was held by the Forum for Hindu Awakening and the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti at the Maharashtra Mandal in London, UK today. The aim of the Summit was to foster education about Hindu Dharma by bringing forth the unique science behind Hinduism concepts and practices, and bringing together Hindu leaders across the UK to spread the message of Hinduism.

Exclusive coverage and picture slideshow from the event on Washington Bangla Radio.


Overwhelming response to the Hinduism Summit to be held in UK

Shri Swaminarayan Mandir - Hindu Temple - Neas...The Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharma Sabha), organized by the Forum for Hindu Awakening and Hindu JanaJagruti Samiti (www.hindujagruti.org), is getting an overwhelming response from Hindus across UK. The Hinduism Summit is to be held on Ashwin Shukla Chaturdashi 5111 (3 October 2009) at the Maharashtra Mandal in London.

Fund-Raising Concert In Aid of Kumar’s Family with Arnab Chakraborty

A Musical program will be held on Saturday, 10/10/09 from 2.00 pm to 4.30 pm at Shangri-la Ballroom at 4475 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Main attraction is Arnab Chakraborty of “K for Kishore” fame. Arnab Chakraborty

Forum for Hindu Awakening announces Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmasabha) in New Jersey, USA

Hinduism Conference New Jersey

The Forum for Hindu Awakening (FHA) has announced their next North American Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmasabha) in New Jersey, USA. The event will be held at The Marathi Vishwa Community Center, 143 State Route 35, Laurence Harbor, New Jersey 08879-2834, USA on Saturday, 24 October 2009 at 2.30 PM. Complete information on this event. Also listen online to Dr. Jayant Balaji Athavale, founder of the Sanatan Sanstha, as He guides us as to which spiritual practice should be undertaken by us so that the fastest spiritual progress occurs


Hindus & Jews demand probe into Durgapuja hurdles in Rome

Hindus and Jews have asked for thorough enquiry into the reportedly last minute withdrawal of the permission by officials to celebrate Durgapuja festival in a public park in Rome (Italy).


Wake Up Sid (2009) Hindi Movie - Watch Exclusive Music Video Trailer Online | UTV Motion Pictures

Wake Up Sid Indian Bollywood Hindi Movie Poster

Watch exclusive dialog and music video promo-preview trailers free from the movie Wake Up Sid, brought to you by WBRi in association with UTV Motion Pictures, including the beautful hindi film song "IKTARA" with lyrics.


Renowned singer Sara Forman of the world’s only Sanskrit rock band, marries in Nevada

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Shanti Shanti released their sixth album titled “Veda” on the oldest scripture of the world Vedas. This groundbreaking work, which took one year to complete involving extensive research, contains shlokas (hymns) from all four Vedas—Rig-veda, Sama-veda, Atharva-veda, and Yajur-veda; some as old as 1,500 BCE.



Main Aur Mrs Khanna (2009) - UTV Motion Pictures Theatrical Trailers - Watch free online

Main Aur Mrs Khanna Hindi Movie Poster

Washington Bangla Radio movie news and entertainment blog, in association with UTV Motion Pictures, presents the complete Main Aurr Mrs Khanna theatrical preview promo trailers.


What's your Rashi ? (2009) Watch Official Promo Preview Trailers Free Online | UTV Motion Pictures via WBRi

What's Your Rashi (2009) Poster

Washington Bangla Radio movie news and entertainment blog, in association with UTV Motion Pictures, presents this exclusive promo trailer video of WHAT'S YOUR RASHI ? (2009) Hindi Bollywood movie. Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. Starring Priyanka Chopra, Harman Baweja, Suzy Brack and others.. PRODUCERS: Visit our web-site and contact us for free global promotion of your movies to our internet radio listeners and web-site visitors.