Shakti Initiative

An online clearinghouse of Hindu teachings about and by women, the Shakti Initiative showcases the contributions women have made throughout Hindu history and the role both women and men play in bringing to fruition solutions that are grounded in Hindu teachings to address pressing contemporary issues.

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Hindu Roots of Yoga

Hinduism contains within it six major schools of thought, or darshanas: Samkhya, Yoga, Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Mimamsa, and Vedanta. The underlying thread between these six darshanas is the acceptance of the Vedas as realized scripture containing the highest Truths.

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I Am Hindu American

There are an estimated 3 million Hindus in America. They’re your colleagues. They’re your neighbors. They’re your community.

Learn about Hindu Americans — who we are, what we believe, what inspires us about Hindu teachings, and how we contribute to our local communities.

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Bullying Prevention

Hindu American students continue to be bullied and feel socially ostracized for their religious beliefs, according to results of HAF's nationwide survey of middle and high school students.

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Hindu Hate Watch

The great majority of the population of India consists of idolaters, blindly attached to doctrines and rites which … are in the highest degree pernicious. In no part of the world has a religion ever existed more unfavourable to the moral and intellectual health of our race.

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Human Rights Report

HAF's twelfth human rights report covers human rights conditions in ten nations and regions across the world where Hindus form a minority population.

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