General Assembly of the Hindu Forum of Belgium on 1st of July

Below you can read the message by Mr. Sadeo Chunivan, the president of the HFB, delivered during the general assembly which was held on 1st of July 2018. Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear friends, it is my pleasure to extend a warm welcome to all of you today. It is gratifying to look around and see…

Opening of the new centre of Hindu Forum of Luxembourg

The Hindu Forum Luxembourg (HFL) opened the doors to its new centre at 219 Rue de Beggen in June. The HFL was created by 21 members of the Hindu community in Luxembourg from India, Nepal, Mauritius and Sri Lanka last September, and the centre hopes to welcome new European members in the Grand Duchy and…

General Assembly of the Hindu Forum Europe, 16th of June 2018

16th of June 2018, Manik Paul, Mahaprabhu and Malati participated in the General Assembly of the Hindu Forum Europe. The HFE as an umbrella organization, aims to bring matters regarding Hinduism to the attention of leaders in Europe. After representing HFB since its inception in 2007, Mahaprabhu stepped down as a member of the board…

Republic Day reception

On January 22nd Mahaprabhu dasa and Malati dasi attended the Republic Day reception organised by the Indian embassy in Brussels. The Museum of Sacred Art organised an exhibit of artworks by Om Prakash called Mandalas which was very much appreciated by the public present.  

Meeting with Prime Minister Modi, Feb16th 2018

On Friday 16th February Mahaprabhu dasa, Director of MOSA, met with Prime Minister Modi in his Residency. Mahaprabhu dasa, General Secretary of the Hindu Forum of Belgium together with the author of the book Sushma Bahl and the Co-Curator of the Show presented the PM a copy of Forms of Devotion- The Spiritual in Indian…

Trip in November

Mahaprabhu dasa, General Secretary of the Hindu Forum of Belgium, Malati dasi, Member of the Board of Directors of the HFB and Kanta Odido donor of HFB spent a week in Delhi meeting politicians. They presented a report of the recognition of Hinduism in Belgium and got support from important politicians. They met with Minister…

Hindu Forum Gains Support to Make Hinduism Official Religion in Belgium

Written by Madhava Smullen for ISKCON News on Nov. 17, 2017 A delegation from the Hindu Forum of Belgium (HFB), including two ISKCON devotees, met with the King and Queen of Belgium as well as many influential Indian politicians last week in Delhi, India. Their aim was to gain support to make Hinduism an officially-recognized religion…

Meeting with Minister of Justice, Mr. Koen Geens: Request for recognition of Hinduism

Date: Tuesday 13 June 2017 Location: Ministry of Justice, Boulevard Waterloo 115, Brussels Time: 17.45-19.30h Present: Minister of Justice Koen Geens, Bernard Dufour HFB: Martin Gurvich, Herman Janssens, Anil Chunivan, Ravinder Singh, Rabindra Man Shreshtha, Rita Bouwman, Kishore Shah, Bhavana Bhansali Ashar, Arikirushnan Jeyarajah, Shashi Devani , Malati devi dasi   Subject of the meeting:…