Tag Archives: Hindu Temple


Holi Hungama at Fremont Hindu Temple

FREMONT, CA: For ages, Holi festival has signified victory of truth and righteousness over Evil. Second day of Holi is traditionally celebrated with friends and family getting together, enjoying the… Read more »

Priests distributing Prasad

Hindu Temple celebrates New Year

CHICAGO: The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago, Lemont celebrated New Year with special midnight Archanas on January 1. Hundreds of devotees gathered at the temple on December 31 and January… Read more »

Balvihar children dressed in the  style of different states

Fundraiser for Hindu Temple exceeds goal

ST LOUIS: It was a resounding success. The Hindu Temple Capital Fundraising Kickoff Event on Saturday, September 29 helped raise in excess of $757,000 with pledges & donations, including Bal… Read more »


West Lafayette to get a Hindu temple

CHICAGO: Many an Indian student at Purdue University and a number of Indian residents in West Lafayette expressed deep satisfaction on learning that their dream of having a place of… Read more »


Food drive, health fair at Hindu Temple

ST LOUIS: Hindu Temple Youth Group (HTYG) held its Food Drive in April this year and gathered three blue containers and two boxes of dry food and donated to the… Read more »


Hindu temple vandalized in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: A historic Hindu temple in Peshawar city of northwest Pakistan, which was reopened on the orders of a court last year, has been vandalized by unidentified men in the… Read more »


Hindu Temple presents Brahmotsavam celebrations

CEDAR RAPIDS, OH: The Hindu Temple of Eastern Iowa, Cedar Rapids, Ohio, presented an enthralling evening of music and dance marking the occasion of the third annual Brahmotsavam Celebrations from… Read more »

Priests who conducted Puja

Hindu Temple celebrates Pranpratishta

ST LOUIS: Hindu Temple of St. Louis celebrated the Pranpratishta of Dakshinamurthy Utsava Vigraha from April 24 to April 26. Hundreds of devotees coming from far away palaces came to… Read more »


NJ to have largest Hindu temple in US

NEW JERSEY: The Grand opening and Pranapratishtha-Mahakumbhabhishekam of the authentic Guruvayurappan Temple in Morganville, NJ, is scheduled to be conducted on July 1 in a grand scale. The religious proceedings… Read more »

New Lemong Temple Board

New Trustees at Hindu Temple of Lemont

CHICAGO: Annual elections were conducted on December 4 at the Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago (HTGC) to fill four Trustee positions. Two Trustee positions under the Regular Member category were… Read more »


Historical Hindu temple reopens after 60 yrs in northwest Pak

ISLAMABAD: Hindus celebrated Diwali at a historic 160-year-old temple at Peshawar in northwest Pakistan after it was reopened to the minority community after six decades on a court’s orders. Scores… Read more »

Groundbreaking of Hindu Temple of Northern Nevada

Northern Nevada’s 1st Hindu Temple breaks ground

NEVADA: Northern Nevada’s first Hindu temple had its ground-breaking ceremony on October 16 in Reno (USA) amidst chanting of mantras from ancient Hindu scriptures. According to Temple spokesman Rajan Zed,… Read more »

Gurupurnima celebration at St Louis Hindu Temple

Hindu Temple’s 14th anniversary celebrated

ST. LOUIS: The fourteenth anniversary of St Louis Hindu Temple was celebrated with great enthusiasm and big participation by devotees across St. Louis on July 6. The temple management also… Read more »

Volunteers help patient

Hindu Temple organizes Health Fair

ST LOUIS: The annual health fair sponsored by the Hindu Temple of St Louis was held on May 7 at the Gandhi Center. It was an event well attended by… Read more »

Kanyaka Parameshwari Pooja (Mother’s Day)

Hindu Temple plans grand expansion

ST. LOUIS: The Hindu Temple of St. Louis is undertaking a grand expansion of its facility in Ballwin MO. Temple plans to expand its south side with Lord Ayyappa Mahasannidanam… Read more »


Grand violin concert at Hindu Temple

CHICAGO: The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago (HTGC) recently hosted a violin concert by Ganesh-Kumaresh brothers and the consensus among those attending it was that it was “spectacular, original and… Read more »

A performance by Anila Sinha Foundation student

Fund raising dinner at Hindu Temple

CHICAGO: The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago (HTGC) has scheduled its semi-annual fund raising dinner on Saturday May 7. This will be the first of two fund raising dinners that… Read more »

Puja in progress

Hindu temple & cultural center in Carbondale

CHICAGO: The Indian community in Southern Illinois has planned setting up a Hindu temple along with a cultural center in Carbondale at a gross investment of $500,000 in the course… Read more »

Playing with colors

Grand Holi celebration at Hindu Temple

CHICAGO: With spring around the horizon and a hint of warm temperature on Saturday March 19, a colorful Holi was celebrated at Sri Rama Temple in Lemont, a south side… Read more »