A list of some of the more widely celebrated Hindu holidays and days of significance to Dharma traditions for accommodation, observation, and celebration.
Diwali Toolkit & Resolution Templates
We invite you to celebrate Diwali with our revamped Toolkit, which has more information about why Diwali is celebrated, Common Core State Standards lessons for the classroom and activities to do at home with your young learners.
How Hindu Parents Can Talk to College-aged Kids About Contentious Issues
Aim for conversation not convincing. Be humble. Encourage media literacy.
Hindu Heritage Month
HAF has been the lead supporter of the California resolution recognizing October as Hindu American Awareness and Appreciation Month. In a number of places October is also being honored as Hindu Heritage Month, something which HAF wholeheartedly supports.
Dharma Ambassadors Program
HAF Dharma Ambassadors promotes an authentic narrative from within the Hindu community to ensure that our religion is taught accurately and on par with other religions.
A Guide for Hate Crime Victims
What is a hate crime? What does it look like? What do you do if you’re a victim of a possible hate crime.
Hate Crime & Terror Strike Preparedness
Gain access to valuable resources to better protect against hate crimes and domestic terror strikes.
How to Contact Your Legislators
Tagging your legislators on social media may seem like the easiest way to get their attention, but reaching out directly via email, letter, or phone will create more lasting results.
How to Write a Letter to the Editor
Social media may be the predominant way the general public comments on news articles these days, but the Letter to the Editor is still a valuable tool to use. Here are some tips to learning this skill.
Religious workers are the backbone of our mandirs and religious institutions. Here is a list of descriptions for common religious worker positions.
Know Your Rights
The US Constitution and civil rights laws grants basic rights to everyone. Know your rights and what to do if they’re violated.