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Hindu Temples

Impressions of India: Mumbai, Day Two

Mary Anne Erickson | Posted 04.06.2015 | Travel
Mary Anne Erickson

After our long overnight flight from New York, I have gained a greater appreciation for frequent flyers who travel half way 'round the world regularly. I could not have anticipated the effects of sleep deprivation and the ensuing topsy-turvy body clock until it happened to me!

Yes, There Are Still Hindu Temples In Pakistan

The Wall Street Journal | Atish Patel | Posted 08.22.2014 | Religion

The partitioning of the subcontinent in 1947 led to the migration of millions of Hindus and Muslims who left behind homes, livelihoods and places of w...

LOOK: Awe-Inspiring Hindu Temples

Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

These elaborately decorated Hindu temples sing praise to the glory of God with their breathtaking architecture. Hinduism is sometimes called the world...

Is Sanskrit (In)dispensable For Hindu Liturgy?

Deepak Sarma | Posted 12.12.2012 | Religion
Deepak Sarma

It may be a critical time for Hindus, especially diasporic Hindus, to reflect on this. After all, many second-generation diasporic Hindus are neither familiar with Sanskrit nor with the vernacular language of their parents and may, consequently, opt to jettison their Hindu identities.

PHOTOS: Stunningly Beautiful Hindu Temples

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 07.09.2012 | Religion

Click through the slideshow to view beautiful temples that are World Heritage Sites: Hindu places of worship range from small shrines under trees...