Religious Head would rather Dawoodi Bohra women learn home science instead of pursuing careers and callings.
As per Hindu mythology, those who die here go to heaven.
Hindus around the world are celebrating the festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth of Krishna, one of the most popular Gods in Hinduism.
The Indian Haj mission has introduced several high-tech measures to facilitate the pilgrimage of 136,000 Indians coming for Haj this year.
Armed with peacock feathers and blessed water, a Saharanpur godman is on a love jihad to 'save' Hindu girls
Something very different will open an hour south of New York City — purportedly the biggest and most expensive Hindu temple complex in the United States.
The Kohinoor diamond belonged to various Indian and Persian rulers but it became part of the Crown Jewels of England when Queen Victoria was proclaimed empress of India.
A Hindu temple in the US state of Georgia was vandalised by unknown miscreants over the weekend, a Hindu American organisation said today.
After Oak Creek Temple shooting, Sikhs stand up to bias.
The road to Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama's abode passes through hell.
This is a depressing but instructive period in the evolution of Indian society, large sections of which still remain liberal.
India's Hindu gods and goddesses are getting a superhero makeover.
Hindu fundamentalists have viewed Goa’s Catholics as an impediment to their larger aim of ‘Bharat’ becoming a ‘Hindu nation’.
The Jains want their pilgrimage spot, Palitana, declared a vegetarian zone. Is that justified?
It is our belief that makes and unmakes the gods, not our texts
Caste discrimination is a growing problem in England too
Islamic courts have no legal authority in India, the country's Supreme Court ruled Monday, saying Muslims cannot be legally subject to a parallel religious authority.
The controversy over Shankaracharya of Dwarka Peeth, Swami Swaroopananad Sarswati questioning the worship of Shirdi Sai Baba appears set to escalate further
Ibrahim Awwad al-Badri, commander of the insurgent group Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), has vowed war against several countries, including India, in a Ramzan speech released online late on Tuesday.
Outraged at Dwarkapeeth Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand’s controversial comments on their ‘deity’, devotees of Shirdi Sai Baba on Tuesday burned the seer in effigy at Shirdi
Sai Baba of Shirdi is not a symbol of Hindu-Muslim unity and should not be worshipped because he was a human being, and not a God.
She was also worshipped by people who believed she's a reincarnation of the Hindu goddess Durga.
Thousands of people were swept away in last June's devastating floods and landslides in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand.
Traditions in Hinduism were considered mainly as superstitions, but with the advent of science, it is becoming evident that these traditions are based on some scientific knowledge
The Hindu holy sites in the Indian cities of Rishikesh and Haridwar attract millions of pilgrims each year - but they are now the destination for another group of devotees.
Several people have been injured after Sikh groups brandishing swords clashed at India's Golden Temple
A Tree temple, spread in 10 acres of area in Badgaon Mafi village in Burhanpur, is housing 800 varieties fruit trees and is maintain a fine balance in the environment.
Cambodia has welcomed home three ancient Hindu statues, which were stolen from a temple decades ago.
An Indian man who made his name exposing the "miraculous" feats of holy men as tricks has fled the country after being accused of blasphemy.
An Indian man, posing as a spiritual healer in Britain, has been charged with blackmail and fraud worth thousands of pounds in a court.
Britain could soon get its first Muslim and Hindu Bank Holiday days after a petition to Downing Street reached 119,000 signatures.
The resounding victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in India's recently concluded general election is being interpreted by some as a religious vote in favour of the Hindu nationalist party.
The family and followers of one of India's wealthiest Hindu spiritual leaders are fighting a legal battle over whether he is dead or simply in a deep state of meditation.
US funeral homes are adapting to Hindu immigrants’ needs - See more at: http://caravanmagazine.in/lede/final-rest#sthash.cBGp07gV.dpuf
On June 06, human rights group "Sikhs for Justice" (SFJ) will hold a "Sikh Sovereignty March" in Manhattan to mark the 30 year of attack on the Golden Temple
Hindu temple to have women, lower-caste priests
Serious charges have been against the Travancore royal family saying precious ornaments were smuggled out of the temple using look-alikes.
UK's growing debate over the role and relevance of the church in the state has found a voice of support from the country's Hindu community.
A story from the Bala-kanda of the Ramayana holds a key to talent management.
A ritual on the Ganges turns out to be not quite what it seems