5 things to know about Ugadi

Typically falling sometime during March or April, the start of the Hindu lunar calendar is celebrated — especially in the southern states of Telangana, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh — in a spring festival called Ugadi.

 
 

12 things you need to know about Hinduism

The collection of traditions that compose modern-day Hinduism have developed over at least the past 5000 years, beginning in the Indus Valley region, in what was the largest civilization of the ancient world.

 
 

Can yoga be taught in US schools?

Under the First Amendment, public schools may offer yoga-based programs, such as asana-only programs, as part of their curriculum because asana alone is not yoga.

 
 

What does Hinduism say about environmentalism?

Hindu scripture provides a strong foundation for action on climate change, conservation, and other environmental issues.

 
 

The 1971 Bengali Hindu Genocide:
Remembering the Lost, Celebrating Survival

On March 25, 1971, the Pakistan military began a 10-month campaign of genocide against the ethnic Bengali and Hindu religious communities in East Pakistan. 2-3 million people were killed, up to 400,000 women raped.

 
 

Learn all about the 1971 Bengali Hindu Genocide

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