Hindu links for 9/14/2006

According to Deochand Hanooman Singh, the efforts of Doon Pandit and fellow pandits in the 1930s and 1940s in Trinidad contributed greatly to the re-kindling of pride in Sanatan Dharma (religious education) when Hindus were enjoying a very low social status in an alien and hostile social environment.

A fire consumed the Bangladesh Hindu Cultural Center and Temple in Hamtramck last month. Today, the Hindu community here is struggling to find a place to celebrate Durga Puja.

Attacks on Hindu temples in Fiji have increased during the recent times.

Viswakarma Puja is being replaced with Loha Puja by the Gorkha community of Darjeeling.