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Gurū Pūrnimā 2018 Press Release

August 21, 2018 |

Press Release

Gurū Pūrnimā 2018

27th July 2018 marked Gurū Pūrnimā, a special festival which honours the gurus, teachers and guides in all aspects of our lives. Originating from a tradition where knowledge was … Read More

NHSF (UK)’s Response to Sam Gyimah MP’s Proposals

July 6, 2018 |

NHSF (UK) welcomes Universities’ Minister Sam Gyimah MP’s announcement to introduce measures improving mental health support available for students.

The proposed new Mental Health Charter, which includes plans to coordinate with the NHS, drives the necessity for change – viewing … Read More

Jai Hanuman 2018

March 14, 2018 |

“…to protect, preserve, practise and promote Hindu dharma.”

The mission statement that NHSF (UK) proudly stands by is no better realised than by its recent Jai Hanuman events. This year’s Central Zone Jai Hanuman promised to deliver a day of … Read More

Das na Das

January 11, 2018 |

When we think of a guru we sometimes think of a priest in a mandir or an enlightened person sitting under the tree teaching their disciples. Yogiji Maharaj was far from an ordinary guru: he was a guru who didn’t … Read More

Why should we do Yogāsana?

December 28, 2017 |

Imagine a situation where a mugger uses a knife to harm their victim: we think instantly of the wound – the physical harm – caused to the victim. What about the fear in the victim’s mind – the mental harm … Read More

“You just sneezed: we cannot leave the house for another fifteen minutes.”

November 8, 2017 |

How many of us have heard that phrase before, or are even guilty of saying it ourselves? Hindu dharma, or perhaps our own culture, is full of superstitions.

Superstitions play a large part in either our grandparents or parents’ generation. … Read More

Even Doctor Strange had a Guru

November 5, 2017 |

One of the core beliefs of Hindu Dharma is the notion of the guru. The guru and guru-shishya relationship is a very unique feature of Hindu Dharma. Since the Upanishadic era, the guru has played a key role in imparting … Read More

Navratri

October 18, 2017 |

Good over evil, love over hate: these are universal messages understood by any person of any religion and race. Navratri has just passed, the celebration of how the almighty Maa Durga defeated all the evil in the universe when Brahma … Read More

A discussion on Racism!

August 16, 2017 |

As part of our learning events at NHSF Warwick Hindu Society, we hold weekly aartis and discussions on Monday evenings. In early March we had a variety of different students and Jaimal Patel, Vice President & Sabbatical Officer of NHSF, … Read More

Mental Health, Suicide and Hinduism

August 16, 2017 |

I’ve never been particularly open about my own feelings, it’s a well-known fact that males between the age of 18 and 45 struggle to open up. It’s taken the death of a course-mate and the admission of depression from one … Read More