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Hindu Studies-A Worthy Challenger to Indology

Today, western Indologists shape and influence society’s views and perceptions about Hinduism and India, which are largely Hinduphobic. Hindu Studies as an academic discipline is of paramount...

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Staying Alive – A Historical Perspective

A look into the history of ancient health practices in India which included smallpox inoculation, a prescription of for balanced lifestyle with moderate eating and exercises, quarantine,...

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Dr. Kundan Singh's talks

We are into the 6th week of our Critical Issues of Hindu Studies Course, offered by HUA, and so far, I have been amazed at learning just how much I had to unlearn in these few weeks. Just wrapping...

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False Supremacy of Science

Metaphysical conceptions are slighted in our modern world while the scientific method is hailed as a panacea for all our ills. Science and Metaphysics approach reality from different perspectives...

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Statement by HUA on Palghar Sadhu Lynching

On 16th April, 2020, two unarmed Hindu sādhus and their driver were brutally lynched in the presence of local police at Palghar, Mahārāśṭra, by a mob of over hundred people. The Hindu community...

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Postcolonial Hindu Studies

Postcolonial Hindu Studies must begin with an acknowledgment of the epistemic violence towards Hindus by the Colonizers and become a disciplinary project devoted to the task of intellectual...

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MA Sanskrit – What our students say

The Master’s Certificate in Sanskrit Studies offered by HUA, in partnership with MIT School of Vedic Sciences, is one of a kind graduate-level program in Sanskrit in the USA. It is delivered...

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Holistic Wellbeing through Yoga

Among the priceless treasures that India has offered to the world, yoga has captured the attention of millions across the world. As with all other systems of indigenous wisdom, yoga recognizes the...

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Dr. Madhu Sharma Receives her Ph.D. Degree in Hinduism

Dr. Madhu Sharma, a Hindu chaplain at Duke University, received her Doctor of Philosophy in Hinduism Degree from Hindu University of America, in front of friends, family, and community leaders...

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HUA at 2019 Hindu Mandir Executive Conference

The 14th annual Hindu Mandir Executive Conference was held in New Jersey between September 20th and 22nd. Hindu University of America set up a booth and had a range of productive conversations...

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