Cardiff Museum to exhibit Durga statues made by students

Cardiff Story Museum in Wales will be exhibiting life size clay images of Goddess Durga and her four children from August eight to 20, created by area students. According to reports, traditional clay artists from India worked with students from Cardiff School of Art...

Hindus welcome yoga classes at Paris airports

Hindus have commended launching of yoga classes at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Paris-Orly airports; calling it a step in the positive direction. These classes, being offered till August 13 on Fridays and Saturdays, include yoga and breathing exercises in the boarding...

Hindus welcome yoga sessions at Santiago Airport

Hindus have applauded launching of yoga sessions at Santiago International Airport (SCL), Chile’s busiest airport; calling it a step in the positive direction. SCL is offering complimentary yoga sessions three days a week during peak time passenger traffic at...

Chinese researchers conclude yoga benefits diabetes patients

Researchers at China’s Binzhou Medical University, Xuzhou Central Hospital and Donghua University have concluded that yoga benefits adult patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM), said to be one of most frequently encountered metabolic syndromes worldwide. An...

Hindu numbers constant in Myanmar over 40 years

The proportion of Hindus in Myanmar has remained constant at around 0.5 per cent over the forty year period, according to Myanmar Census 2014 Report on Religion released this month. In Myanmar’s enumerated population, there were 252,763 (0.5%) Hindus. Largest number...

Hindus welcome Tennessee Catholic school football team adopting yoga

Hindus have welcomed football team of Notre Dame High School (NDHS), a prestigious Roman Catholic institution in Chattanooga (Tennessee) whose mission “is to share the Catholic faith”, for reportedly adopting yoga practice. Commending the NDHS for coming forward and...

Hindus welcome yoga launch in Minnesota State Fair

Hindus have commended Minnesota State Fair, claimed to be “one of the largest expositions in the world”, for introducing yoga this year. Called “The Great Yoga Get-Together at Carousel Park” and asking fair-goers to “stop by to try different styles of yoga”, it will...