Religion NewsToday

Hindu civilization exhibited on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON — A bunch of American Hindu organizations representing a myriad of Dharmic religions and philosophies held an exhibition titled “Darshana – A Glimpse into the Hindu Civilization” on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. on Could 10 and 11. Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA (HSS), along with quite a few Hindu organizations, initiated this academic venture as a part of a year-long Hindu Dharma Consciousness Marketing campaign.   

Representatives from thirty-two Congressional workplaces visited the Exhibition to be taught extra concerning the Hindu traditions and tradition.  The Exhibition supplied a platform to discover a variety of matters akin to Yoga, Ayurveda, Dharma, Arithmetic, Structure, Arts, Sciences, and the present-day world presence of Hinduism. 

Two U.S. Senators and 7 Members of the Home of Representatives attended and explored the Exhibition.  Sen. Mike Braun (R-Indiana) and Sen. Mark Kelley (D-Arizona) toured the Exhibition and actively engaged with the organizers to be taught extra concerning the Hindu group and its traditions, tradition, and philosophy.  

In his feedback after viewing the Exhibition, Senator Braun stated, “I admire it (Hindu Tradition) as a result of it’s an enterprising tradition. A lot of what we do on this world has its roots there, and the extra I see, the extra I study it; it’s most likely a part of how we remedy right now’s issues, from local weather change to meals safety.  Normally, it’s an industrious, enterprising, and devoted group. Glad I’ve had time to be taught extra about it.”

This Exhibition is a part of the Hindu Dharma Consciousness Marketing campaign and is efficiently being displayed and welcomed throughout the nation.  Within the months of April and Could, over 200 occasions have been organized throughout the nation to coach political, civic, academic, and interfaith leaders about Hindu Dharma, one other time period for Hinduism.  Open to all, it supplies glimpses into the Hindu lifestyle.  

“This was a collective effort of a number of Hindu organizations.  This occasion created a terrific alternative for elected representatives and their employees to higher perceive their Hindu constituents.  We’re glad that so many lawmakers and their employees took the day trip of their busy day to view the Exhibition and be taught extra about Hindu Traditions and Tradition,” stated Darshan Soni (Nationwide Joint Govt Director, HSS USA), one of many organizers of “Darshana – A Glimpse into the Hindu Civilization” on the Capitol Hill occasion. 

This press launch is issued by HSS-USA. For extra data, go to For exhibition-related data, go to


Vikas Deshpande
Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA
[email protected]

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed on this article are these of the authors and don’t essentially replicate the official coverage or place of Faith Information Service or Faith Information Basis.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button