Last week, the Times of India reported that the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh is making yoga mandatory for school children in grades 1 – 5. What a great idea! The article can be found online at http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-07-31/news/40914078_1_yoga-teachers-chouhan-master-trainers.
My good friend and colleague at the Hindu American Foundation, Swaminathan Venkataraman, recently had the amazing opportunity to attend the Hindu festival of Kumbha Mela. Below are a few lovely thoughts he shared with the team: Today, Feb 10, 2013, a larger […]
Today, Hindus around the world celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which symbolizes the light of knowledge over the darkness of ignorance. It’s a day for children to light small firecrackers, family and friends to exchange mithai, and celebrants to […]
History was made on Nov. 6, for a number of reasons. But the reason I’m talking about is the election of the first Hindu American. Tulsi Gabbard, the Democratic contender from Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District, will be the first Hindu […]