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JVB Preksha Center Conducts 20th Family Retreat Camp in Austin

JVB Preksha Center Conducts 20th Family Retreat Camp in Austin

By Kuldeep Lunia AUSTIN: Under the spiritual guidance and presence of Samani Malay Pragya ji and Samani Neeti Pragya ji, JVB Preksha Meditation Center, Houston conducted its 20th Annual 3-day Family Retreat Camp at Radha Madhav Dham (a 200-acre representation facility of Braj, India) in Austin, TX from April 15th to 17th 2022. About 125+ participants from the Greater Houston area, […]

Hindu Worship Society Celebrates New Shiv Mandir & Nav Grah Sthapana

Hindu Worship Society Celebrates New Shiv Mandir & Nav Grah Sthapana

12th Mayor’s Iftar Brings Out the Faithful

12th Mayor’s Iftar Brings Out the Faithful

Obituaries for Shri Prabhat Chandra Sharma

Obituaries for Shri Prabhat Chandra Sharma

 

SNC Vaisakhi Mela: Worth Waiting Three Years!

SNC Vaisakhi Mela: Worth Waiting Three Years!

JVB Houston Honors Chairman Swatantra Jain and Mrs. Bimla Jain

JVB Houston Honors Chairman Swatantra Jain and Mrs. Bimla Jain

HOUSTON: JVB Houston recently honored its Chairman, Mr. Swatantra Jain and his wife Mrs. Bimla Jain for their philanthropic contributions to several organizations in Houston. The timing of the ceremony was dictated by Mr.& Mrs. Jain’s latest sponsorship of Sahitya Sadnam (A modern library of Jain scriptures, original manuscripts, books written by famous JVB Acharyas […]

2,000 attendees thronged the Bayou City Center for the Houston Iftar 2022

2,000 attendees thronged the Bayou City Center for the Houston Iftar 2022

HOUSTON: As the public activities have started to transpire, for the Houstonians, beginning of Ramadan 2022 meant the exciting news that in-Person “Houston Iftar: Annual Ramadan Dinner with Mayor” is happening on April 10th, 2022 at the established picturesque Bayou City Event Center near the METRO Depot. During pandemic in 2022 and 2021, this event […]

Spectacular Royal Wedding of Lord Ram & Sita

Spectacular Royal Wedding of Lord Ram & Sita

By Geetha Ravula Shri Sita Ram Foundation, USA  and Sri Rama Jaya Niketan Temple hosted a spectacular Sri Ram Navami Festival 2022 for Greater Houston community at large on Saturday, April 9th, 2022 on the new temple grounds at 5500 Queenston Blvd, Houston. This First ever festival on Temple grounds was well received by about […]

JK Yog’s Holi Celebration: Exhiliration, Excitement, Enthusiasm, Exuberance

JK Yog’s Holi Celebration: Exhiliration, Excitement, Enthusiasm, Exuberance

HOUSTON: Exhilaration, excitement, enthusiasm, exuberance – it was all that and more….as 2500 people came out to the grounds of India House, 8888 W Bellfort Ave, Houston, TX 77031,  on Sunday March 20th, 2022, 11 am to 4 pm. People thronged to the festival to enjoy a gorgeous afternoon of fun, colors, colors, colors everywhere, […]

Holi: Festival of Colors — Fun-filled Mega Charity Event

Holi: Festival of Colors — Fun-filled Mega Charity Event

HOUSTON: Holi – Festival of colors 2022 is set to take place Sunday, March 20, 2022, from 11 AM – 4 PM in India House Grounds at 8888, West Bellfort Avenue, Houston, Texas 77031 – Award winning Bollywood celebrities with perform LIVE & host this Grand Holi, a Mega Fun-filled Charity Event to experience Color […]

Are You Ready for an In-Person Holi Fest — Masala Radio’s 13th Houston Holi Festival with Jay Sean

Are You Ready for an In-Person Holi Fest — Masala Radio’s 13th Houston Holi Festival with Jay Sean

HOUSTON: After what seems to have been a 2 year long winter…people are so excited to celebrate Good over Evil – the Harvest – everything that is fresh, vibrant…ALIVE!  Masala Radio 98.7 FM presents the 13th Annual  HOUSTON HOLI – the Indian Festival of Colors on SAT MAR 26th 11AM – 5PM.  This year’s featuring concert is […]

On Her Third Anniversary, Maaji Still Showers Us with Blessings

On Her Third Anniversary, Maaji Still Showers Us with Blessings

Statue of Equality Inauguration: A Proud Moment for Sri Ashtalakshmi Temple-Houston Devotees

Statue of Equality Inauguration:  A Proud Moment for Sri Ashtalakshmi Temple-Houston Devotees

By Aparna Tamirisa and Ranganath Kandala HYDERABAD: As we speak, the inaugural ceremony of the Statue of Equality is taking place in Telangana, India.  A magnificent symbol of inclusion, The Statue of Equality was entirely conceptualized by Acharya His Holiness Sri Sri Sri Tridandi Chinnajeeyar Swamiji. The Statue is a reminder, at a time where […]

HGH Chairman Dev Mahajan Retires, New Chairman is Rasesh Dalal

HGH Chairman Dev Mahajan Retires, New Chairman is Rasesh Dalal

HOUSTON: Hindus of Greater Houston wishes to announce its Chairman Shri. Dev Mahajan retiring from the HGH Advisory Council after having served his 10-year tenure. Upon his retirement, Shri Rasesh Dalal, VPSS will assume the role of Chairman of the Advisory Council. HGH held a meeting at Arya Samaj on January 22nd, 2022. Sanjay Jain, […]

MTS Election Adds New Board of Directors

MTS Election Adds New Board of Directors

PEARLAND: Sri Meenakshi Temple Society’s Board of Directors’ election is held every other year on the first Sunday of December. The Board consists of 20 members, 18 of whom are elected for a four year term and two are appointed from the community for a two year term. Nine members of the Board are elected […]

Maheshwari Mahasabha Houston Community Celebrates Diwali

Maheshwari Mahasabha Houston Community Celebrates Diwali

Houston: The Maheshwari Mahasabha of North America (MMNA) Houston community celebrated Diwali Milan on 13th November 2021, at VPSS Haveli with food, fun and laughter. This auspicious occasion, the festival of lights, the most important festival for all Hindus globally symbolizes the victory of good over evil, celebrating Lord Rama’s vanquishment of the evil king […]

Chinmaya Mission Houston Releases a New “Upanishad Daily” App

Chinmaya Mission Houston Releases a New “Upanishad Daily” App

By Diya Vuthandam Houston: In our fast-paced environments, filled with back-to-back meetings, classes, and notifications, an invaluable nugget of wisdom embedded in our daily routines can be just what we need to recenter ourselves. This was the intention harnessed by Chinmaya Mission Houston (CMH) as they developed their newly released app, “Upanishad Daily”, giving seamless […]

Arya Samaj of Greater Houston Celebrates Diwali Yagna with CGI

Arya Samaj of Greater Houston Celebrates Diwali Yagna with CGI

By Maya and Shriya Bindal Houston: On November 6, 2021, members of Arya Samaj Greater Houston gathered to celebrate Diwali Yajna in a safe and festive environment. Diwali, also known as the festival of lights, celebrates the spiritual victory of good over evil, light over darkness, and new beginnings. In order to celebrate this grand […]

Chinmaya Mission Houston Celebrates Diwali with Serenity and Joy

Chinmaya Mission Houston Celebrates Diwali with Serenity and Joy

By Rajesh Thatte Houston: Dipavali, the auspicious Hindu festival of lights was celebrated with serenity and joy at Chinmaya Mission Houston over a two-day period. On Wednesday November 3, priest Sri Ganesh Sathayanarayana performed the Astalaksmi Puja at Sri Saumyakasi Sivalaya. The Sivalaya is now open to the public following all safety guidelines. While the […]

America’s First Ismaili Center will be Architectural Jewel for Houston

America’s First Ismaili Center will be Architectural Jewel for Houston

By Diane Cowen Houston: The Ismaili Center Houston’s architecture and gardens will set a new bar in a city increasingly devoted to modern design and lush green spaces. With a structure designed by U.K.-based Farshid Moussavi and gardens by Thomas Woltz of Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects — a renowned landscape architect known locally for […]

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