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A Sad Announcement

The first President of Hindu University of America and the founder-President of WAVES (World Association for Vedic Studies), Shri Bhudev Sharma, attained sadgati. Om shanti!

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Us vs Them — A Reflection

When Hindus talk about Ahimsa, Shanti and Peace, but do not seem to have a big stick to back it up with they often seem unprepared for conflict, merely engaging in naïve, happy talk.

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The Dharma of Global Sustainability

Dharma for Global Sustainability aims to deliberate upon the lessons for Global Regeneration from the ancient Vedic Wisdom of Hindu Dharma.

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Consciousness and Matter

A moment of reflection, on what Consciousness and Matter are, and what does Hindu Philosophy, especially Bhagavad Gita say about it.
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Building a Peaceful and Harmonious Society

The edited volume titled The Philosophy of Sri Aurobindo, published recently, attempts to capture the solutions Sri Aurobindo offered. 
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Book Review: American Veda by Philip Goldberg

Many gurus found American scholars very receptive because Vedanta is compatible with Science. This attracted a lot of seekers[...]
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Choir Quarantined – Beyond Music Technology and Community building

54 Million people in the United States sing in professional, semi-professional and amateur choirs. Are they to be deprived of this joy for the foreseeable future?
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The Civilisational Clarion Calls

It is a kind of day, when a long-suppressed civilization heaves a collective sigh of relief, after five hundred years. At 12:15:15 PM IST,  August 5, 2020, let us pause, recall and bow to the...
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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

Hindu University of America (HUA) stands in solidarity with the American Hindu community in its shock and sadness at the brutal lynching of these Hindu sādhus in Mahārāśṭra, India, and joins them...

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Dr. Madhu Sharma Receives her Ph.D.

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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