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Buddhist monk renders his services in Himachal Hindu temple
Setting up an example of communal harmony, a Buddhist priest named Wangdup Tsering has been rendering his services in a Hindu temple of Lord Krishna for past 56 years in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur District.

Vice President Ansari greets people on Janmashtami
Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has greeted the people ahead of the joyous occasion of Janmashtami.

Andhra Pradesh News on August 22, 2011
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on August 22, 2011.

Thousands set to celebrate Janmashtami in UK
About 60,000 people are expected to celebrate Hindu festival Janmashtami over the next two days in Hertfordshire, the United Kingdom.

Hindu temple planned for Brussels
A Hindu temple is being planned in Brussels (Belgium).

Cows to be decorated on Janmashtami at Beatle Harrison-donated temple in England
Former Beatle George Harrison-donated Bhaktivedanta Manor Temple in England will reportedly dress a herd of Jersey cows in multi-colored decorations to celebrate Lord Krishna's birthday Janmashtami on August 21-22.

Hindu temple in Illinois expanding
Shree Jalaram Mandir in Hoffman Estates (Illinois, USA) is expanding.

Masonic Hall transformed into Hindu Temple in England
The former Central Masonic Hall in Hull (England, UK) is a Hindu Temple and Cultural Centre now.

Hindus want 10 more festivals added to Los Angeles schools' Calendar of Observances
Hindus have urged Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in USA to add 10 more Hindu festivals, including Durgapuja, to its "Calendar of Commemorative Dates and Observances" (CCDO).

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