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:…

Meeting with Meyrem Almaci, national chair of the Green party

On the 11th of May 2016, the Hindu Forum of Belgium met with Meyrem Almaci, the chairwomen of the Flemish Green Party. Meyrem Almaci was accompanied by Gijs Ory, a policy adviser for the Green Party. Volunteer Markus Fobelets was the representative on behalf of the Hindu Forum of Belgium. It was a positive and…

Joint Statement on Brussels Incident 22 March 2016

The Hindu Forum of Europe and the Hindu Forum of Belgium express deep sorrow for the loss of life and our prayers for the speedy recovery of the victims of violent attacks in Brussels earlier today. We condemn the perpetrators of this violence and urge those who may have some idea of who they may…

Diwali in the European Parliament

Hindu Forum of Europe is organising Diwali in the European Parliament on 16 November 18:00 – 20:00 hours. There are some places left and if you want to attend then you should email info@hinduforum.eu with the following details. Your full name as in the passport; Passport Number: Date of Birth:  email id: Postal Address: As places…

Notice of the General Assembly of the Hindu Forum of Belgium

Notice of the General Assembly of the Hindu Forum of Belgium Sunday 20 September at 10:00 Hours The General Assembly will be held at Krishna Restaurant, Brusselsesteenweg 312, 3090 Overijse, Belgium. The meeting is open to all members, potential members and interested individuals. Please let us know if you plan to come, so that we…

Sri Ganesha Chatruthi

Aum Gam Ganapataye Namah Today it is the holy day of Sri Ganesha Chatruthi, the blessed day in honor of Sri Ganesha. It is on the 4th day of the light 2 weeks of the hindoemaand bhadrapada (August-September) It is celebrated by Hindus all over the world and even other believers. Let’s all singing but…

Earthquake in Kathmandu Valley Nepal

Our hearts go out to the people of Nepal who have lost loved ones, their homes and their livelihoods in the earthquake. We also pray with the Belgian Nepali community who may be worried about relatives back home and hope that their loved ones are safe. Our prayers for the eternal Shanti for the Atmas…