“Hindu Center” sought at New York University

Hindus are urging for a designated “Hindu Center” at New York University (NYU), an influential research university founded in 1831 and headquartered in Manhattan. NYU already has a “Catholic Center”, “Islamic Center” and “Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life”;...

Hindus seek Diwali holiday in all Virginia schools

Hindus are urging all public school districts and private-charter-independent schools in Virginia to close on Diwali, most popular of their festival, which falls on October 19 this year. Many public school districts in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania have...