| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Priya DasSarma's childhood memories of celebrating Diwali in India are bright and happy, filled with firecrackers, lanterns and many, many sweets.
The Ellicott City resident's family moved around when she was a child, bouncing between India, Europe...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:17 PM
Pratik Vyas and his friends hit the dance floor early; they carried a roll of bandaging tape for the long night that lay ahead.
For Navratri, an annual Hindu dance festival celebrating the triumph of good over evil, it is best to come prepared....
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
"Gods and Gifts: Vatican Ethnological Collection," at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, may cover more ground than any exhibition seen in Southern California: Its 70-plus artifacts span 2 million years and hail from all six inhabited continents, plus...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The first thing you’ll probably notice about Aitor Throup’s 23-piece debut collection of apparel and accessories are the skulls -- one out-sized, hollow-eyed and upside down, rendered as a black backpack big enough for a laptop computer, the...
| Dec 3, 2013
A group of Hindus looking for a more permanent spiritual home are on track to build a temple in Glenview..
Site plans by Hanuman Spiritual and Community Center, a Hindu nonprofit organization, to construct a 37,200-square-foot, two-story building on 3.9...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:19 AM
NEW DELHI -- The death toll from sectarian violence in India’s northern Uttar Pradesh state increased to 31 Monday as police locked down the area and the prime minister called for calm.
A curfew has been imposed, about 13,000 security officers...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:35 AM
A new Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life study of immigration data found a rise in the numbers of Muslims and Hindus coming to the United States legally, while undocumented immigrants are overwhelmingly Christian:
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:41 PM
One of the things I love most about the church I serve is its openness to other religions.
Some people think that being Christian is about closing everything else out and walking a very narrow path. We hear many Christians espouse that the only way to...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:08 AM
On Saturday, March 30, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Hindu Society of Central Florida, 1994 Lake Drive, Casselberry, will host its annual Festival of India.
Admission is free, although a fee of $5 per car will charged for parking.
| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The newly opened Asian Art Wing of Harn Museum of Art of University of Florida in Gainesville carries sculptures of Hindu deities of Shiva, Durga and Vishnu. Besides these sandstone sculptures showing Shiva with Uma, Durga slaying Buffalo Demon, and...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Presidential candidate Mitt Romney recently called Russia “without question, our number one geopolitical foe” while criticizing President Barack Obama for remarks he made to the Russian president about missile defense that were unwittingly...