Sanskrit names becoming popular in tech world

Sometimes back, Airbus Group’s electric autonomous flying vehicle platform was named as “Vahana”; now the Volkswagen Group has named its new mobility services company as MOIA, which is said to be derived from Sanskrit word “maya”. MOIA, launched on December five and...

Hindus commend Canada for putting Canadian woman on its currency

Hindus have commended Canada for finally deciding to put a Canadian woman on its currency for the first time, although they feel that this decision came very late. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, called it a step in the positive direction....

Michigan museum to display Hindu Puranas manuscript

The Muskegon Museum of Art (MMA) in Michigan will be showcasing an 18th century manuscript in Sanskrit of an extract from the sacred Hindu text “Puranas”, from December eight to February 12, in its “Expressions of Faith” exhibition. “Expressions of Faith combines the...

Hindus express dismay at Slovakia’s new religion law

Hindus have expressed dismay at Slovakia’s new law on religion, which they think is a setback to religious equality. Approved by Slovakia Parliament, this new law on religion reportedly toughens conditions for minority religions with small number of congregants to...