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Two more Hindu days added to New Jersey schools’ religious holidays list

New Jersey State Board of Education (NJSBE), in a December three revision, added “Goverdhan Puja” and “Pongal” to its “List of Religious Holidays Permitting Student Absence from School” at the urging of Universal Society of Hinduism. It already had 14 Hindu holidays—Raksha Bandhan, Krishna Janmashtami, Ganesha Chaturthi, Navaratri, Duserra, Diwali, Makar Sankranti, Vasant Panchami, Maha Shivaratri, Holi, Chandramana Yugadi, Rami ... Read More »

INTERNATIONAL DISABLED WEEK CELEBRATED AT SWEEKAAR

 a Multispecialty Rehabilitation Center at Hyderabad Hyderabad, December 4, 2014: At Sweekaar the World Disabled Week from 03 / 12 / 2014 to 10 / 12 / 2014 was celebrated.  These celebrations are sponsored by CSR – NTPC Ltd SRHQ. The programme was inaugurated by Sri. R. Venkateswaran, Regional Executive Director, NTPC Ltd – SRHQ & Smt. Janaki Venkateswaran, President, Dhakshan ... Read More »

Still on child labor

The strong supports and voices against child labor, in India is not upto the level of achieving the free child labor society. Still, in India we have 15millons child labors. The child labor stands as arduous issue in developing India even after the freedom. Most of the nations are very concern with the problem of having Child labors. And they ... Read More »

MoneyGram charms Hyderabad with the ICC World Cup Trophy Tour

50 kids of Sphoorti NGO with ICC World Cup Trophy hosted by MoneyGram..

MoneyGram takes the 6 city tour of the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy to the historic City of Hyderabad conducting an NGO Activity at Inorbit Mall – Cyberabad Hyderabad, (December 03, 2014) – MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI), a leading money transfer and payment services company, today provided thousands of Hyderabadis a chance to catch a glimpse of the world’s most coveted cricket ... Read More »

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New Jersey’s Glen Rock schools

Hindus are asking New Jersey’s Glen Rock Public School District to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as a school holiday in its 2015-2016 schools calendar, in view of their substantial population in the District. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was not fair with Hindu pupils and their families ... Read More »

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all US universities

Hindus are asking all universities of USA to declare Diwali, most popular Hindu holy day, as a university-wide holiday. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, pointed out that it would be a step in the right direction in view of presence of a substantial number of Hindu students at US universities, as it was important ... Read More »

The Madras Pinjrapole Upgraded

A new state-of-the-art cow shelter Inaugurated Cattle are considered sacred in India and were also a symbol of wealth in ancient days.  But over a period of time, the importance of cattle in our life has diminished though its significance and impact hasn’t changed much. Pinjrapole located on Konnur High Road, Ayanavaram Chennai, was founded in 1906, is a charitable ... Read More »

Grundfos Foundation brings water to 100 villages in India

To install solar pumps across Orissa, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh December 1, 2014, New Delhi, India: The Grundfos Foundation, Grundfos India and Sunlit Future are entering the first phase of an ambitious project to bring clean water to 100 villages in rural India. The first phase will deliver water to 12,400 people in 28 villages in Orissa, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and ... Read More »

Hindus heartbroken over no Diwali holiday in New Jersey’s Hillsborough schools

Hindu community is heartbroken over Hillsborough Township Public School District in New Jersey not including Diwali as a school holiday in its 2015-2016 school calendar despite their longstanding demand and considerable population. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was not fair with Hindu pupils and their families as they would have to attend ... Read More »

Hindus laud Maryland’s Prince George’s County Public Schools for Diwali holiday

Hindus have applauded Maryland’s Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) for reportedly including most popular Hindu festival Diwali as school holiday in 2015-16 school year calendar. Calling it “a step in the right direction”, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that awareness about other religions thus created by such holidays would make the PGCPS ... Read More »

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