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Tulsi Gabbard Hindu

LOOK: Congress Lights Up To Celebrate Diwali

Posted 10.31.2013 | Religion

Over two dozen lawmakers gathered on Capitol Hill to light traditional diya as a priest chanted Vedic mantras for the first-ever Congressional Diwali ...

Jaweed Kaleem

Congresswomen Speaks About Using Sacred Hindu Text In Swearing-In | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

The Bible and Torah have long been used at swearing-in ceremonies for members of Congress and have been joined by the Quran in more recent years, but ...

An Open Letter To Tulsi Gabbard From A Hindu-American

Anantanand Rambachan | Posted 01.27.2013 | Religion
Anantanand Rambachan

Fifty-five years before Swami Vivekananda spoke at the Parliament of World Religions in Chicago (1893), Hinduism was being practiced in the Caribbean. It is a story of religious survival in the midst of abject poverty and colonial hostility.

Hawaii Democrat Poised To Be Elected First Hindu In Congress

Religion News Service | Omar Sacirbey | Posted 11.02.2012 | Religion

(RNS) Hindu Americans have run America's major companies and universities, won Nobel prizes and Olympic gold medals, directed blockbuster movies, and ...